We recently updated our WordPress version, or we did install and configure W3 Total Cache to be using Object Cache feature. After these actions whenever we schedule posts for future publishing they never get published. If we check the post we see an error message, saying that the post didn’t get published: Missed schedule.
Missed schedule Problem
There can be different reasons why we are experiencing this issue, but the most common ones are:
- The site has really low traffic
- WP-Cron is not working correctly
- W3 Total Cache is using object cache
Solution for Missed schedule
In order to solve this problem there are two possible solutions.