Remove certain pages from the sitemap

Follow the next steps in order to remove (extrude) certain pages from the sitemap file manually via FTP:

  1. Download and install FTP client (for example, Filezilla).
  2. Open FTP client and enter your FTP access credentials (host, username, and password) to access files on your server.
  3. Navigate to yourwordpresswebsite.com' directory.
  4. Find and open your sitemap file using any text editor (for example, Sublime Text).
  5. Remove necessary lines.
  6. Save changes.

Google Sitemap Pro provides an ability to exclude certain pages or post types from your sitemap file. Choose the necessary post types and taxonomies the links to which are to be added to the sitemap.

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