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Suggested Improvements to Google Sitemaps Module

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Community Member, 13 Posts

9 January 2009 at 12:09pm

I was just looking at the google sitemaps module and have a couple of suggestions for possible improvements

Below are the links for "pinging" MSN(via moreover) and & to tell them about an updated sitemap I think it would be useful/worthwhile to include pinging these as well as google

MSN ( Indirectly)

I also think it would be wise to limit the pings to once per day(that there is updates) per search engine. I suspect if you update 20 or 30 pages at once/one after the other and ping the search engines 20 or 30 times this would probably be frowned apon by them.

cc to: Will Scott


Community Member, 13 Posts

14 April 2009 at 4:27pm

Edited: 14/04/2009 4:28pm

Has anyone got any comments or suggestions on these improvements. I think they would be well worth doing. Unfortunately I dont have the knowledge or skill to be able to do these myself.

I am working to improve my skill level so I can contribute to improvements in code. But at the moment I'm stuck with lots of good ideas how to simplify and improve SEO on silverstripe but no way to implement them


Community Member, 791 Posts

16 April 2009 at 1:16am

Good & Valid points in my view !

If you'd like some feedback from the core-devs , please submit a ticket with your improvement-ideas.