ASP.Net Web.sitemap and XML Sitemap Provider
ASP.Net Web.sitemap Tutorial. Create ASP.Net sitemaps used by XML Sitemap Provider for navigation controls including menus.
Sitemaps in ASP.Net first appeared in ASP.Net 2.0.
Before you can start using XML Sitemap Provider
and associated navigation controls such as
you need to create a XML sitemap called Web.sitemap
for your ASP.Net driven websites.
You can use
A1 Sitemap Generator
for this purpose.
This tutorial will not change any settings as defaults will work fine for the majority of all ASP.Net websites.
Before creating any website sitemap, A1 Sitemap Generator
needs to crawl your site.
A1 Sitemap Generator can be configured to support robots text file
, meta noindex
tags, login systems etc.
However, with the majority of all websites you can just type the website path and start scanning!
After A1 Sitemap Generator has finished the website scan, you are shown results in a tree
You can see information about ingoing and outgoing links, check for HTML/CSS issues etc.
After you are done viewing results, click Create sitemap
If you need more website analysis and link checking tools, check A1 Website Analyzer
After choosing ASP.Net Web.sitemap
click Build selected
This creates the ASP.Net website sitemap file which can be used by XML sitemap provider and navigation controls.
When A1 Sitemap Generator
has created the ASP.Net Web.Sitemap file, the XML sitemap file source is shown. You can also view the generated file in various internet browsers.