Technorati’s Crawler Access Blocked By Your Robots.txt File – Solved

Just submitted the site/blog to Technorati yeaterday. In “verifying my site” or claiming site with Technorati I inserted Technorati’s claim code into home page and blog page. Went back to Technorati to “claim” site now that there code was entered on site, tried this 3 time and received errors each time from Technorati.

“Technorati’s crawler access is explicitly blocked by your robots.txt file”

My privacy settings with the blog was all set “to allow search engines to index this site”
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YouTube Trouble With WordPress 3.4.2 – Solved!

Just signed up for wordpress hosting few days ago. Began posting a few posts here, and just tonight had problems with embedding a youtube video. Spent few hours trying several plugins with no success.

The problems I ran into when trying to embed youtube video were:

  • After updating and publishing, I had a broken blog, all other blog posts below were gone
  • Or Ended up with just a link to click on,,, not what I wanted
  • Or half video player was there, ...
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