Can I Change the Sitemap Priority?

Last update: 10 August, 2018

This is an optional sitemap field that informs search engines which pages you consider more important than other pages on your site.

After talking to some Googlers, we’ve decided to remove the priority variables from our XML Sitemaps in the 3.5 version of Yoast SEO as Google has said publicly that they don’t use them on most sites.

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