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How long does it take Bing to download sitemap?
I've submitted it and waiting days now for download
underglass




msg:4341705
 1:44 pm on Jul 20, 2011 (gmt 0)

Hi,

I submitted a sitemap to Bing using the sitemap.xml file - it has been a few days now in pending.

How long does it usually take Bing to download it? And if not longer than 24 hours, what might be causing its delay?

Thank you!

 

Hoople




msg:4341842
 6:13 pm on Jul 20, 2011 (gmt 0)

I usually see it go within 24 hours.

Try resubmitting it or doing a sitemap ping.

PCInk




msg:4341856
 6:48 pm on Jul 20, 2011 (gmt 0)

I had a sitemap up for about a week, still pending. So I deleted it and resubmitted it. Still pending, 10 days later.

Google have no problem with it.

Seems Bing have a problem. Search on the internet and you'll see quite a few people cannot get past the pending stage.

PCInk




msg:4341858
 6:54 pm on Jul 20, 2011 (gmt 0)

Found you can ping a sitemap using: www.bing.com/webmaster/ping.aspx?siteMap=<url>

bingdude




msg:4344548
 4:28 pm on Jul 27, 2011 (gmt 0)

The pending message should be sorted out within the coming few weeks gang.

underglass




msg:4344982
 1:58 pm on Jul 28, 2011 (gmt 0)

@ bingdude

Thank you for seeing and responding to this thread. And that is great news!

johnmoose




msg:4360663
 6:07 pm on Sep 9, 2011 (gmt 0)

It's early September now, any news on that pending message?

WillG




msg:4364355
 5:49 pm on Sep 19, 2011 (gmt 0)

Mt site has been sitting in pending mode for weeks. In 2 months I have a total of 2 pages indexed. You guys want to fix something fix this. One of my older sites more than a year old has less than half the pages indexed. At the this rate by 2014 all of my pages should show up.

johnmoose




msg:4365269
 11:09 am on Sep 21, 2011 (gmt 0)

Yandex is even worse... Its been like 7 months ago I uploaded my sitemaps and they still haven't loaded them...

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