If you are using SMF as your forum management software, then you can very easily create a HTML and XML Sitemap for it. A HTML sitemap may help your visitors better navigate your site, while an XML Sitemap can be submitted to Search Engines for better crawling and indexing of your forum.
A Favicon is a small icon associated with a website or a webpage. If you want to use a favicon with your SMF installation, then follow these steps in order to do so:
If you are using Simple Machines Forum, then you must have seen URLs which have PHP Session ID (/?PHPSESSID= or /?P=) parameter in them. In this post we will see How to prevent such URLs from getting crawled by various search engine bots like Google, Bing etc.?
The default installation of SMF doesn’t have Meta Tags associated with any board, thread or topic. In this post, we will learn how to insert Meta Name Description.