Solved

Feedburner and wordpress feed not working

Posted on 2014-07-20
3
284 Views
Last Modified: 2014-07-24
i've been developing WordPress sites for a long time now but have a new client using Feedburner and amazingly it's the first time i've worked with it.

It isn't set up correctly.  First the feed seems incorrect.  The site is at http://insideabritishmumskitchen.com/feed/, and it is throwing an XML parsing error.   I went into her Google Feedburner account and changed the URL to the above and it also says there is an error.

I'm not sure what could be causing this error.
0
Comment
Question by:dougfosterNYC
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 70

Accepted Solution

by:
Jason C. Levine earned 500 total points
ID: 40207879
XML feeds are notoriously finicky.  In this case, the feed has a blank line as the very first output:

http://validator.w3.org/feed/check.cgi?url=http%3A%2F%2Finsideabritishmumskitchen.com%2Ffeed%2F

Which might throw FeedBurner completely off.
0
 

Author Comment

by:dougfosterNYC
ID: 40207915
wow, so this is insanely crazy.  So looking at the threads I don't see a good solution for this in WordPress.  Most are talking about modifying core files which is NOT the way to go.  

I've tried a plugin, deactivating most my plugins, editing my template files, but no joy.   This is really annoying.....
0
 
LVL 70

Expert Comment

by:Jason C. Levine
ID: 40208011
Have you tried switching back to a default theme, like TwentyTwelve or similar?
0

Featured Post

DevOps Toolchain Recommendations

Read this Gartner Research Note and discover how your IT organization can automate and optimize DevOps processes using a toolchain architecture.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Contact Form 7 Error 4 28
CSS Logo Problem. 2 21
wordpress on root is limiting my .htaccess 404.php options 4 30
WordPress - Timber - Single post not rendering 2 22
How to create your own WordPress Theme Before I begin with the theme design tutorial, I would like to give you the basics of what is required to make a WordPress Theme. The most basic WordPress theme only requires 2 files: a style.css file and an…
So you have coded your own WordPress plugin and now you want to allow users to upload images to a folder in the plugin folder rather than the default media location? Follow along and this article will show you how to do just that!
The purpose of this video is to demonstrate how to make a WordPress Site faster and smaller in size by cleaning up the database. This will be demonstrated using a Windows 8 PC. Plugin WP Optimize will be used. Go to your WordPress login page. T…
This video teaches viewers how to create their own website using cPanel and Wordpress. Tutorial walks users through how to set up their own domain name from tools like Domain Registrar, Hosting Account, and Wordpress. More specifically, the order in…

821 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question