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  1. Migrate (WPML) WordPress

    Or another method to replace old permalinks with new ones when you either have a database that’s too large or, by way of WPML, have to be sure you don’t corrupt characters. Also featured: the basic find & replace method.

  2. On meta

    On freezing. On having so much inspiration you overflow. Until you have to transcribe it into actual words. And then you have nothing. Except for that annoying need to finish what you – think you – started.

  3. Tumblr’s Fumble

    On how the experience of setting up a new Tumblr blog is far from pleasant. No matter how great Tumblr’s service is – and I’m sure it is -, abandoned blogs and Tumblr’s own signup process make finding a custom URL a nightmare.

  4. Tropo’s Vocal Interface

    What if you can develop a voice activated interface using an API in your favorite programming language for free? I just couldn’t resist the temptation to make one of those annoying synthesized voices do something useful for a change using Tropo’s API.

  5. Here’s Your Token

    In which I’m a smart-ass and complain about my short and unpleasant experience with Technorati. I submitted this here blog and, unexpectedly, took about 40 minutes to do it.

  6. WordPress Support for Metabox Upload

    Sometimes you need to add a custom field metabox which allows the editor to upload a file. Trouble is that the edit form does not have the correct enctype. Here’s the easy way of adding it.

  7. Resize an Image Proportionally

    I’ve solved this a lot of times in various scripting and programming languages. This seems to be the most elegant solution (read: less code doing the exact same stuff as more code).