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1.4 Sitemap improvement

Discussion in 'XenForo Suggestions' started by Hoffi, Jul 22, 2014.

  1. Hoffi

    Hoffi Well-Known Member

    Some improvements for the sitemaps:

    • Include attachments that are visible to guests as a new option inside the acp beneath nodes, threads and users.
    • for users, include the profile picture inside the sitemap
    • add the crawling frequency
    • expand the threads and nodes with all pages
    <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
    <urlset xmlns="http://www.sitemaps.org/schemas/sitemap/0.9"
    Last edited: Jul 23, 2014
  2. Karelke

    Karelke Active Member

    Perhaps adding a prioroty as well. Threads should be crawled more often than user pages and nodes.
  3. Hoffi

    Hoffi Well-Known Member

    Yes, priority is missing, too.
  4. ibnesayeed

    ibnesayeed Well-Known Member

    An option to choose if we want to include all pages in the sitemap please.
    thedude likes this.
  5. Chris D

    Chris D XenForo Developer Staff Member

    The "problem" for image sitemaps is that image sitemaps are not part of the official sitemaps spec and I assume XenForo have followed the official spec pretty closely.

    I do agree it would be a useful addition though.

    In theory quite a trivial thing to add, too. If not in the core, then certainly add-able by an add-on, I would have thought.
  6. Hoffi

    Hoffi Well-Known Member

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  7. Hoffi

    Hoffi Well-Known Member

    Added one - really important - point that I forgot.

    • expand the threads and nodes with all pages
    Actually only the first forum page is listet. Thats weird. Why not all Pages?
  8. Chris D

    Chris D XenForo Developer Staff Member

    Bing do not support the Image sitemaps.

    They will correctly parse a sitemap that contains image tags, but those tags will be ignored.
  9. Hoffi

    Hoffi Well-Known Member

    OK, let me correct myself.

    BING accept them.

    But Bing is only at 9% in Germany and Google at 90%. So, really. Bing is not my favorite system, but Google does. So I want to put most url's with content I can do to google.
  10. Jeremy

    Jeremy Well-Known Member

    @Hoffi, to make tracking of your suggestions easier, please keep it to one suggestion per thread.
  11. Hoffi

    Hoffi Well-Known Member

    You mention, that I should create four threads? If yes, okay I'll do it.
  12. Jeremy

    Jeremy Well-Known Member

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