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Google Account without a Gmail Account

*UPDATE*: 5/1/2017 to reflect changes in Google’s signup process Note that the below directions still work but you also now get here easily from a Sign In link on any Google page. Just click on “Sign In” link and on the dialog box, click “More Options” Then from the pulldown, select…

Incorrect Namespace Error in Google Webmaster Tools

If you are using AspDotNetStorefront, as well as possibly many other web applications, you may have noticed lately a number of errors showing up in your Google Webmaster Tools account. The error status indicates “Your Sitemap or Sitemap index file doesn’t properly declare the namespace.” or simply “Incorrect namespace” in…