What can we do to improve how the public is able to search for federal content, via federal websites and commercial search engines?
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enable findability by using sitemaps and robots.txt

For search engines (Google, Bing, Yahoo, etc) to be able to properly index websites it helps for the website to publish a sitemap Sitemaps are a vendor neutral way for websites to list URLs that they would like crawled and optionally when the resources were last updated. Additionally a robots.txt is used to identify the location of the sitemap, and also... more »


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