If you have a XML Sitemap of your website and a marketing company is trying to get you to pay them to submit it to Bing, kindly turn them down.
Submitting a sitemap to the Bing search engine should be a free service offered by any reputable search engine optimization (SEO) company as it takes 5 seconds and doesn’t cost them a cent. Here’s the trick to submitting your own XML Sitemap to Bing for free and keeping trimming your marketing budget.
To submit an XML-based Sitemap to Bing:
Step 1: Copy and paste the entire URL below as a single URL into the address bar of your browser:
Step 2: Change “www.YourWebAddress.com” to your domain name
Step 3: Press ENTER
It’s that simple!
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If you don’t already have a XML Sitemap created for the search engines, you can have your in-house web development company create one for you and place it at the root of your website. The file must be formatted correctly in order to be accepted by the search engine and indexed properly.
Do you need a professional to create a XML Sitemap for your company? Just let me know! Many of the SEO packages I offer automatically include creation of a XML Sitemap for your website as well as submitting it to the search engines. Contact me for SEO, social media and brand management package prices.