Posted November 22, 2006 9:34 am by with 0 comments

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Google has launched a new version of its Sitemaps for news sites looking to have better control of what content is indexed.

News Sitemaps tell Google exactly which articles to crawl for inclusion in Google News. The News Sitemaps XML definition lets webmasters specify a publication date and time for each article and to set keywords for each article that determine placement of the articles into the relevant sections on Google News.

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