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the red X on video sitemap (Google) code 'looks' ok?
francie brady

 6:54 pm on Dec 16, 2009 (gmt 0)

Can anyone figure out why I can't get this video xml Sitemap to be accepted by Google Webmaster Tools? I edited out some of the optional fields and am now down to the basics... and it still gets the red X:
If the code isn't accepted on this post (TOS?) I would be more than happy to provide it for inspection... thanks :-)


- <urlset xmlns="http://www.sitemaps.org/schemas/sitemap/0.9" xmlns:video="http://www.google.com/schemas/sitemap-video/1.0">
- <url>
- <video:video>
<video:player_loc allow_embed="Yes">www.example.com/product/player.swf</video:player_loc>
<video:description>Widget - how to widget the easy way.</video:description>

[edited by: goodroi at 8:49 pm (utc) on Dec. 17, 2009]
[edit reason] examplified [/edit]



 8:51 pm on Dec 17, 2009 (gmt 0)

Have you tried adding http to the player loc?

francie brady

 10:40 pm on Dec 17, 2009 (gmt 0)

Thank you goodroi :-)

I added http:// and problem solved --- I couldn't see the forest for the trees ;-)

Thanks again :-)

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