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When Google was last on your website. Any server errors from your site. Any soft 404 returns (when the server didn’t provide a 404 page even though the URL doesn’t exist). URLs that go to a page that doesn’t exist. URLs that redirected to a page that was irrelevant. URLs that are blocked. Fixing these issues can give your SEO a boost. … [Read more...] about Google Search Console – The Ultimate Guide to Google’s Tool for SEO Experts
So that's one thing to watch out for. But past that, it's kind of irrelevant where you place your site map file. If you submit that in Search Console directly, then you'll see the status of the submission. You'll see if it's being processed. You'll see how many of those URLs are being indexed. … [Read more...] about Google: Does It Matter Where Your XML Sitemap File Is Located?