Publishing your blog is taking longer than expected. To continue waiting for it to finish, click here.that episode was fixed, twice. This week, it's back again, but with different bloggers reporting their own involvement. We also have more reports of
530 User cannot log in. Login failedand similar symptoms.
The second episode last month seemed to involve publishing posts with pictures. Several observations this week seem to, explicitly, deny that affinity.
(Update 5/15): Blogger has solved the problem.
We believe we've isolated the FTP issue. If you couldn't publish before, please try again and let us know if you still experience problems.
(Update 5/14): Blogger has acknowledged the outstanding issues.
Some users are reporting failed logins when publishing via FTP. We are investigating.
(Update 5/3 15:00): Keeping an open mind, when dealing with Blogger issues, is a very advisable attitude. If your problem has been an issue for a while (say before late last week), or if your problem just started this weekend, it's possible that it won't be solved by Blogger, any time soon. The symptom
Publishing your blog is taking longer than expected. To continue waiting for it to finish, click here.is one with many possible causes. And this month, Blogger is actively soliciting your opinion about FTP Publishing.
(Update 5/2 15:00): Blogger is actively researching this issue.
I'm a Product Manager on Blogger, and we're trying to isolate the last remaining issues relating to FTP publishing. If you're still experiencing problems, please fill out the form here: