Sitemap is a necessary element of navigation design for any digital product. Interaction with the site navigation map takes place at each stage of development, but its planning usually begins before you start design stage. Designing navigation with the help of a sitemap makes it possible to determine patterns of interaction with the user, and use them at the design stage.
Map and Links
A hierarchical sitemap allows you to prioritize the pages of your website. When you design a link map, you distribute the weight of the links on each page, reflecting the hierarchical structure of your site in the diagram. Correctly defined purpose and priority pages of your site, provide relevant output to your Client, providing your site a good position in the search engine.
A well-designed architecture helps you define a place for your content and plan its development by focusing on navigation and priority pages in the hierarchical structure of your site.