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damien123

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Google Webmaster Error Message
« on: November 23, 2008, 05:35:53 PM »
Hi
I recently uploaded a new site map into my site but I have recieved the below error message on Google Webmaster.
I have placed my code in the default.html page (home page)

Line Status Details
 - Unsupported file format
Your Sitemap does not appear to be in a supported format. Please ensure it meets our Sitemap guidelines and resubmit. Help   

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Damien  ???

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Re: Google Webmaster Error Message
« Reply #1 on: November 23, 2008, 08:02:49 PM »
You should upload sitemap as a separate file named "sitemap.xml" (not defaul.html).
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damien123

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Re: Google Webmaster Error Message
« Reply #2 on: November 23, 2008, 10:37:39 PM »

I still get the following message from Google Webmaster, even after making the change you suggested to my fil name.

Please let me know whatI am doing wrong

Unsupported file format
Your Sitemap does not appear to be in a supported format. Please ensure it meets our Sitemap guidelines and resubmit. Help 

Regards

Damien

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Re: Google Webmaster Error Message
« Reply #3 on: November 25, 2008, 12:05:24 AM »
Hello,

what is your sitemap URL?
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