Publicize not working?

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  • #1718671

    sweeneyb
    Member

    Hi @jackiedana it seems to be okay now when I publish from either the WordPress site online or my Android version.
    We’ll see how goes.

    Thanks

    #1718673

    jackiedana
    Member

    @organizedbabble it looks like everything is okay, as your site doesn’t seem to have any errors when connecting to your social media sites, and I can see your post on Twitter. Did you manually post your link there?

    If this happens again, please try disconnecting/reconnecting your accounts, and then let me know as soon as possible, without manually posting to your accounts, so I can take a look. Also, please let me know how you composed and published your post – did you do so in your Dashboard editor, from http://wordpress.com/post/, on mobile, etc. and did you publish automatically or did you schedule the post?

    #1718679

    sweeneyb
    Member

    Hi Jackie,
    It’s happened again.
    I posted at the weekend from my WordPress on Android and ALL went well and publicize worked a treat. I’ve published again in the last 30 mins from the desktop version and Publicize has not worked on same.
    Can you help. Thanks

    #1718680

    jackiedana
    Member

    @sweeneyb I can confirm that your most recent post (http://briansweeney.ie/2014/05/15/team-tsc-athletes-report-in-the-echo-great-results-for-the-team/ ) did not go out to your social media sites.

    I checked, and I don’t see any Publicize errors for that post, and it looks like that post does not have any Publicize connections active (there aren’t any showing up in the Publish box). Did you modify those yourself by any chance? Was this post published immediately or did you schedule it to post later?

    #1718681

    sweeneyb
    Member

    hi Jackie,
    I hadn’t modified them directly but had noticed that when I went in to the Edit following posting, they were all unchecked.
    In the android version I think they publicised automatically.
    If I amend the desktop settings will they be saved for the future.
    Can I republish the post and check all the publicize boxes so the post will publish?
    Thanks

    #1718682

    jackiedana
    Member

    It looks like you redid the post and all of the Publicize connections are listed. Did everything work this time around?

    Did you happen to do anything differently when you reposted it?

    #1718688

    Same problem. The publicize function is simply not working for me (christmyoasis.wordpress.com)
    My posts do not publicize to my google+ page I have set up. At all. wasted so many hours trying to trick it into working.
    Last week after I connected via hootsuite it started working, so I was getting double posts of the same thing: one from wordpress, the other through hootsuite. I deleted the google+ publicize connection and went with hootsuite not wanting to bother.
    But I sincerely prefer the native solution if it can be gotten to work. Please. I have reconnected my google+ page to no avail. Please help

    #1718689

    jackiedana
    Member

    We have had periodic reports of Google+ failing. I’ll pass this information along to our developers.

    #1718693

    @jackiedana
    Hope this post finds you well.
    I have been following this tread for some time now. I have similar problem of Publicize not working for Google+ and LindedIn. These are only once that i am using Publicize for.
    I have spent many hours trying to get it going to no avail. Also trying to reconnect with no hope. Please help. My blog is: http://www.valentinoperic.com

    #1718694

    jackiedana
    Member

    At this time I don’t have any updates on Google+, so you will need to publish your posts manually there until our developers are able to resolve this issue. If you remove your connection to Google+ your other connections should work again.

    #1718695

    @jackiedana
    Thanks for your quick reply but unfortunately the other connection is unable to publish as well. I have disconnected google+ and only connection left is LinkedIn and it is not publishing.
    Thanks.

    #1718696

    jackiedana
    Member

    Hi @valentinoperic. I’m sorry to hear your LinkedIn connection isn’t working. Did it work at one time and stop, or have you never been able to publish to LinkedIn via Publicize?

    Since I can’t see your profile, this may be a bit hard to troubleshoot. Could you perhaps take a screenshot of what you see on your pulse/activities page, which you should be able to get to by going to https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/activities/[yourusername]/

    How to take a screenshot:
    http://en.support.wordpress.com/make-a-screenshot/

    You can then upload that to your blog’s media library so I can take a look.

    #1718697

    Hi @jackiedana. I really appreciate you taking time to help me out.
    I had LinkedIn account several months ago and it would update only on couple of occasions with publicize.

    I really got fed up at the time so I deleted my LinkedIn account completely only to open this current account last week.

    But nothing has changed. I’m still unable to upload any updates with publicize.
    What I have noticed is after clicking the box next to LinkedIn and updating the blog post, after page refreshes tick that I placed earlier is not there and Linked in not updated.
    I have uploaded screenshot.
    Once again thanks.

    #1718698

    jackiedana
    Member

    Hi @valentinoperic. Based on that screenshot, it looks like there’s an issue with LinkedIn or your ability to view your posts there. The screenshot looks like an empty profile, as there is no image of you, and the error message has no username.

    You might contact LinkedIn support for more help with this:
    https://help.linkedin.com/app/home/

    #1718699

    Hi @jackiedana. Thank you very much for all your help.

    #1718700

    jackiedana
    Member

    You’re welcome!

    #1718701

    tssharp
    Member

    Hi Jackiedana,

    I’ve got a similar problem. A new post, created initially using the quick post thing, and then completed in the full view, with several draft saves in between, isn’t auto-publicizing on twitter. It has worked before, so I wonder if this is a quirk regarding how I created the post in the first place?

    The post is here – http://tssharp.wordpress.com/2014/07/03/farewell-netflix/

    Thanks, Tom

    #1718702

    jessdanow
    Member

    I am having this problem as well. I have been posting both immediately and scheduled. And I ALWAYS post on the website via a desktop or laptop. I too changed my theme recently and I went through and disconnected and reconnected. The sites my blog isn’t publicizing to is Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Tumblr, and Path.

    The blog is http://www.insidethepagesofabook.com and its not working on the following posts

    http://insidethepagesofabook.com/2014/07/11/midnight-ballerina/
    http://insidethepagesofabook.com/2014/07/10/one-chance-one-more-chance/
    http://insidethepagesofabook.com/2014/07/10/chapter-by-chapter-book-rave/
    http://insidethepagesofabook.com/2014/07/10/love-with-every-beat/

    Just to list a few. There are several more.

    Thank you so much!
    Jess

    #1718703

    jackiedana
    Member

    @tssharp it looks like your Twitter connection is working, but the box to Publicize the Netflix post was not checked, meaning it would not be sent out.

    It’s possible that if you used the new post editor and then switched to the Dashboard editor that there was a glitch, so please keep an eye on this in the future and make sure the box is checked when you publish a post. If you keep running into this issue, please let me know.

    @jessdanow we have had periodic issues with Google+ connections. If you remove that connection, your posts should be sent out to the other sites as normal. If you try this, please let me know if it helps.

    #1718704

    lhenson51
    Member

    I too am having a problem with Publicize. I schedule all of my posts and they have always posted to FB, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.

    Now they aren’t posting to those sites so when I go in to edit (since they aren’t connected) I check all the boxes under ‘Sharing’ and they look like they are connected. When I go back into the post, all the boxes are unchecked and nothing is shared.

    Blog is sometimesipretendtobenormal.com

    Any help is appreciated.

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