Orphaned Sitemaps Pages

What does this report contain?

Pages discovered in an XML Sitemap, which are not linked from any page included in the web crawl.

How can this report be used?

These pages are being included in Sitemaps and will be crawled by Google taking up crawl budget, but they are not linked internally which may indicate they are low value pages which should be removed from the Sitemaps, or may be valuable pages which should be linked from other pages.

Categories:

Sitemaps, Source Gap

API Report Code:

orphaned_sitemaps_pages