How to manage Sitemap XML with Google Search Console?

The count of these stored pages, labeled “Valid” in the screenshot below, signifies how many of your pages Google has ready for search appearance. Google always keeps information about your site’s pages than those marked Valid, and not all pages have equal value. A lively homepage is hugely different than a static privacy policy, for example.

It helps you find out where your site stands, with regard to indexing, and you can also take advantage of factors that impact the appearing of your site, primarily Google’s Sitemap XML protocol. Search Console will allow you to manage this indexing tool for your website.

Index Coverage
The fundamental information to look at on this report is Index Coverage report errors, marked in red. Ideally, you want to see zero errors, Although when crawl errors do occur Google can’t index your pages. These errors show up the bar graph and are listed in the data table below with details for troubleshooting.

The awareness panels at the top of the bar graph behave as toggles just like the Performance Report graph & Index Coverage has similar message indicators with pop-up information panels as well.

GSC Index Coverage

You have chances to find the Index Coverage bar chart is easier to analyze information, even though with all toggles switched on, as compared to the Performance Report chart. 


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