Google Sitemap Lite


Rein de Vries

3rd Party (Free)

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This plugin create a (Google) sitemap based on the Structure/Taxonomy/Navee module. You can generate a sitemap for all content or only the pages (Structure).



{exp:google_sitemap_lite:generate type="structure" mode="all"} 
{exp:google_sitemap_lite:generate type="structure"}
This genereate a full sitemap for the structure pages

{exp:google_sitemap_lite:generate type="structure" mode="pages"}
This genereate a sitemap for only the pages from structure (Not the listings) 

{exp:google_sitemap_lite:generate type="structure" mode="pages" use_hide_from_nav="yes"}
This genereate a sitemap for only the pages from structure (Not the listings) and only the pages that are not hidden in the nav via the hide_from_nav option

{exp:google_sitemap_lite:generate type="taxonomy" nav_id="1"}
This genereate a full sitemap for a taxonomy nav specified by an ID 

{exp:google_sitemap_lite:generate type="taxonomy"}
This genereate a full sitemap for taxonomy navee navs 

{exp:google_sitemap_lite:generate type="navee" nav_id="1"}
This genereate a full sitemap for a navee nav specified by an ID 

{exp:google_sitemap_lite:generate type="navee"}
This genereate a full sitemap for all navee navs 

- Create a new template called ‘sitemap’
- Set the type for this template to ‘XML’
- Place the tag in the template ‘{exp:google_sitemap_lite:generate type=“structure”}’
- Now the template generate a XML sitemap bases on the structure pages.

Modules required
One of the modules below is required.

- Structure
- Navee
- Taxonomy

Google Sitemap Lite Links

This entry was created July 25, 2011, 10:51 am.
This entry was last updated March 5, 2018, 3:52 pm.

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3 Reviews:

DanTreasure 04.05.13

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Super fast to set up and works perfectly! Would be awesome if there was a way to pull in blog post strings ;)

Pigment 06.29.12

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Does what it says and in a very easy way. 2 min to setup :) ... this should be in the core of EE ... Who donĀ“t need a sitemap??

Dunique 01.25.12

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Great plugin, easy to use!