I am having this problem to. The domain is secured with SSL. I can successfully enter the URL in my browser, but domain verification keeps showing up the message "Domain verification failed. Please check that the verification file is in the location above and is named correctly."
<span style="color:#333333;line-height:16px;">i solve my problem creating the file totaly empty in another editor and make sure the file have 0 bytes.<br><br>I hope this info helps someone.<br><br>:)</span>