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WordPress Seo by Yoast Sitemap Errors (8 posts)

  1. WP Sites - Brad Dalton
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    I'm getting Warnings in Google Webmaster Tools for this site http://wpsites.net

    Url blocked by robots.txt.
    Sitemap contains urls which are blocked by robots.txt.
    1
    Value: http://www.ftjcfx.com/image-4119326-10374957

  2. What does that have to do with Yoast's WordPress SEO plugin?

  3. WP Sites - Brad Dalton
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Yoast's plugin produces the sitemap which contain the errors.

  4. certifiedsquare
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    +1 Can't seem to find the solution anywhere.

  5. certifiedsquare
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Brad,

    Do you have the "Bad Behavior" plugin installed? I uninstalled that plugin and now I no longer get that error. If you don't have Bad Behavior installed, it's probably a different plugin having to do with security.

  6. WP Sites - Brad Dalton
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Thanks. Don't have that one but did have several security plugins installed. Still have limit login attempts which may be the problem?

    Could it be this one?

  7. certifiedsquare
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    That could be it. The only way to find out though is to disable possible plugins and then enable them one-by-one until you no longer get that warning in GWT.

  8. WP Sites - Brad Dalton
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    I've found there's a conflict between Next Gen and Yoasts WordPress Seo plugin.

    I've deleted Next Gen and most of the sitemap errors have gone.

    I've also written a post on how to transfer galleries from Next Gen to the WordPress native gallery and retain all the functions Next Gen offers

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