Google, Yahoo and MSN join forces in the sitemap tecnology.
The Sitemap protocol, Which was created by Google, nearly two years ago, will be adopted by Yahoo and MSN. Yahoo are using another protocol, whitch they will continue to support, but Nicrosoft will stop using its current protocol after Sitemap is fully implemented early in 2007.
A sitemap is a file that webmasters put their sites to guide the search engines automated web crawlers in properly indexing theis web pages.
The benefit for webmasters is less work and the content indexed more rapidly.