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Solved Ownership verification failed

Post by MaiShaaban May 6th 2020, 7:48 pm

Hello,
I tried to add my forum to Google search engine using HTML meta tag but I got an error although I added it in the right way.
Thanks in advance.

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Post by pedxz May 6th 2020, 8:00 pm

Hey @MaiShaaban,

Remove the HTML tag and go to Adminstration Panel > General > Statistics > Google Analytics and add the account code!
Read more: Analyze your forum traffic with Google Analytics.
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Post by MaiShaaban May 6th 2020, 8:19 pm

I added the tracking code successfully, but It is for analysis only not for adding my forum in Google search engines, am I right?
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Post by pedxz May 6th 2020, 8:23 pm

MaiShaaban wrote:I added the tracking code successfully, but It is for analysis only not for adding my forum in Google search engines, am I right?
Now do this: https://help.forumotion.com/p1008045-optimize-your-forum-referencing-with-google-sitemaps
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Post by MaiShaaban May 6th 2020, 8:34 pm

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Should I wait for some time until it becomes verified?
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Post by brandon_g May 6th 2020, 8:35 pm

It can take time for Google to send their bot over to index the forum, but such should happen automatically.


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Post by SLGray May 6th 2020, 8:36 pm

Are you sure that you added the meta tags correctly?


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Post by MaiShaaban May 6th 2020, 8:39 pm

I got this message "You are a verified owner" but only using Google Analytics method
Any more steps or I am done with adding my forum to Google?
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Post by pedxz May 6th 2020, 9:05 pm

MaiShaaban wrote:Ownership verification failed Screen12

Should I wait for some time until it becomes verified?
Is a bug by Google, see: https://help.forumotion.com/t158838-forum-sitemap#1105374
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Post by MaiShaaban May 6th 2020, 9:31 pm

It still says " Couldn't fetch" after adding one more backslash "https://arcode.ahlamontada.com//sitemap.xml"
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Post by mc nabulsy May 8th 2020, 1:40 am

yes i have the same problem with adding the sitemap and RSS feed to google they don't accept it any more and idk why
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Post by SLGray May 8th 2020, 4:54 am

Have you tied getting help from Google?


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Post by MaiShaaban May 8th 2020, 5:35 pm

SLGray wrote:Have you tied getting help from Google?

In normal, how much time Google takes to adds the website? I submitted two days ago and still the same error, should I ask Google's support team?
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Post by SLGray May 8th 2020, 7:35 pm

That is what I was asking you about.


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Post by MaiShaaban May 8th 2020, 8:38 pm

Is there any link that can help me contact Google support team because I searched but no useful results. Thanks
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Post by BlackScorpion May 9th 2020, 1:05 am

MaiShaaban wrote:Is there any link that can help me contact Google support team because I searched but no useful results. Thanks

Contact Google support at 1-866-2-Google (1-866-246-6453) from 6:00am – 5:00pm PST, Monday through Friday.
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Post by MaiShaaban May 10th 2020, 11:08 am

You can close the topic
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Solved Re: Ownership verification failed

Post by skouliki May 10th 2020, 11:28 am

Problem solved & topic archived.
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