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Live Search Sitemap

How to add one?



1:44 pm on Nov 4, 2008 (gmt 0)

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Is there a facility to add a sitemap to Live Search to try and improve our rankings in Live Search?

I've searched around but cannot find anything.

Apart from the odd one-word referral (?!) we only get one or two 'decent' referrals from Live whereas with Google our results are pretty good.




4:24 pm on Nov 4, 2008 (gmt 0)

WebmasterWorld Senior Member jimbeetle is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member

Sure, Live uses the sitemap protocol. They make it impossible to link to the exact page, but scroll down the ToC in the webmaster help faq [help.live.com].


5:35 am on Nov 5, 2008 (gmt 0)

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Thanks jimbeetle

Through that link I found the webmaster login for Live. Unfortunately (for me!) I'm in Thailand and all the text on the screen is in Thai with no option to change to English.

I can read some Thai but to have to go through registration in Thai is probably beyond me!

Hmmmm...not so clever Microsoft


EDIT: Ok, I managed to find a way in that's in English


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