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I finally decided to sign up for github. What prompted me was the desire to upgrade this blog to WordPress 3.0, from its current WordPress MU 1.5.1. I find that it is much easier to pull in an upstream branch and make my own changes on top if I use git as opposed to subversion. […]

Google webmaster tools will not verify a site by the file upload method if it does not return a proper 404 code on missing pages. With WordPress and permalinks enabled, everything is redirected to index.php, which does exist and unless the PHP code itself overrides the return code, the response would be 200. The solution […]