Feedburner email subscription form 404 errors

I recently added a Feedburner subscribe by email form to a website and have discovered a problem with it. Sometimes the form does not work – the pop-up URL http://feedburner.google.com/fb/a/mailverify just shows a 404 error. At first I thought that this was just happening in Firefox, which seemed crazy as the browser should not affect …

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WordPress Upgrade Turbulence

I just upgraded from WordPress 1.5.2 to 2.0.3, the latest stable version. I would love to report that it was all up and running effortlessly in a few clicks, but there were quite a few niggles! I had to head off to do something half way through upgrading which is not recommended! 🙂 Aside from …

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One Million Blogs

Following on from the runaway success of The Million Dollar Homepage, a guy called Dave has decided to have a go at becoming a millionaire by building a page featuring One Million Blogs. I noticed a few referrals from the site in my logs and lo and behold, my little pink flower icon is sitting …

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Scary Site Changes

I toyed with decorating my blog for Halloween but, lacking inspiration, I decided there was another way to ensure my blog looks suitably gruesome. Sad geek that I am, I have spent the long weekend switching from Movable Type (MT) to WordPress blogging software! 🙂 If you don’t have a clue what that means, you’re …

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blogging for a living

Influential tech blogger Jason Kottke, has decided to follow the dream and try blogging as a full time job. After 7 years of maintaining his popular weblog, he has bravely decided to quit his web design job for a year. Rather than fund this through advertising or charging for access, he is holding a 3 …

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wondering about wordpress

I upgraded to movable type 3.15 this morning, so please let me know if you have any problems using the site. Not the most exciting way to spend a weekend and probably not the wisest thing to do on a lazy sunday morning – I was trying a new ftp program (the excellent filezilla) and …

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