I just moved one of my sites from Yoast and am loving the plugin so far. But I’m having a couple of issues with sitemaps.
1. Two of the sitemaps are showing errors in Google Search Console (https://allfreelancewriting.com/post_tag-sitemap1.xml and https://allfreelancewriting.com/author-sitemap.xml ). Google is showing a 404 error after sitemap submission, but I see them fine in my browser. I’ve tried resetting the sitemap settings and flushing permalinks since I saw you recommend that elsewhere when this happens. Nothing seems to help even after resubmitting to Google. Is there something I’m missing in the settings that could be blocking Google specifically from seeing those two sitemaps?
2. My bigger concern is specifically with the author archives sitemap. My site has dozens of authors. And at first your sitemap only showed me (the admin). I found the only way I could get other authors to show up in the sitemap is to manually open one of their posts and re-save it in the admin area. This is rather tedious if you have more than a few authors. Is there a way to force the plugin to add all authors from all posts to the sitemap?
Thanks in advance for your help.
- This topic was modified 6 months, 2 weeks ago by JM. Reason: Added RM login details
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