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Trying to verify my website on my Mastodon profile but no luck. Added a link with rel="me" to my Mastodon profile on my site but no checkmark showing here. What am I doing wrong?

@basil i thought there might be a delay as there's no way to request a manual check but it's been more than 24 hours now

@markosaric is this on markosaric.com

Cos I'm not seeing the rel="me"

@basil it was actually on plausible.io. I added a Mastodon link to our footer. Will add to my own site now too

@markosaric maybe it's the trailing / in the profile field. Stranger things have happened...?

@markosaric @basil hoping you get this sorted as I have same issue. 😔

@rw

I remember mine not working first time either but can't, for the life of me, remember why.

@rw @basil yes. it works now. had to remove the site from Mastodon and add it again for Mastodon to do the check whether I've added the link or not

@markosaric
Did you add the website to your Mastodon profile before adding rel="me"?
If yes remove the link from your profile, then try adding it back again

@wintermute it works now. had to remove the site from Mastodon and add it again for Mastodon to do the check whether I've added the link or not

@paulgit yes, it works now. had to remove the site from Mastodon and add it again for Mastodon to do the check whether I've added the link or not

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