I have a SharePoint 2013 publishing site. I have had to insert a web part directly into the master page. I am using Randy Drisgill's publishing starter master page. I have done this with many projects but have never seen / had this error:
Web Part Manager:You must enable Web Parts by adding a WebPartManager to your page. The **WebPartManager must be placed before any Web Part controls on the page.**
I have checked to see that the web part manager is present in the master page:
Can any one offer some guidance please?