Verify site with Google Apps

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I know this has been discussed before, but I didn't want to reply to an old thread.

My site is

I have followed the tutorial about how to verify my site with Google Apps so that I can use Google mail with my domain. Like other users with this problem, I have pasted the text, gone back to the verify link, but it hasn't been found. I have waited the stipulated 48 hours, but I keep getting the following:

Verification failed for using the DNS TXT record method (less than a minute ago). Your verification DNS TXT record was not found.

Can you help please?

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Christopher Jones

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Hello Chris,

This is one of the harder questions to help with. The process is quite complex and there are a lot of steps. Generally have found that some aspect was misunderstood or incorrectly placed or simply a mistake.

The error message doesn't really help with finding out why. I find that the Google instruction even though it is not specific for Yola sort of puts it in a clear perspective and there is good referencing to alternative names etc. For this reason I suggest that you look at their video and just see if there is something that may suggest some error in the setup you had performed?

Once you've watched this then go back to the Yola tutorial and try it once more: