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Github is a site for hosting repositories used by git, the distributed version control system. Open source repositories are free and there are various pricing levels for private repositories. https://github.com

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Github Pages create repository and point to my own domain?

It could be hard for me to describe this, so at first I'll state: my final purpose is to point github pages to my own example.com domain - example.com WITHOUT subfolder/path. Right now I'm learning ...
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Git hub repository pages inside the nested folder are not ranking [duplicate]

I have a git hub repository for hackerrank solutions which is ranking very well. Here is the link- https://github.com/Java-aid/Hackerrank-Solutions My repository is ranking well if someone searches ...
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“GitHub Pages currently does not support IPv6” when using my domain registered at Google domains

Your site's DNS settings are using a custom subdomain, jacksonscott.net, that's set up with an AAAA record. GitHub Pages currently does not support IPv6. For more information, see https://help....
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Hosting a site on Github and Heroku with custom domain name

Apologies if this question seems very simple, but I am new to the web-hosting world, and have a slight dilemma. I started off by hosting a single-page website on Github pages with a custom domain. I ...
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Making personal github pages google searcheable [duplicate]

I am a researcher and have made a new webpage using R studio that I'm more or less happy with. Trouble is I cannot seem to 'find' it when I google it (even though I know what I'm looking for). I ...
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point custom .com.ar domain to github pages

...yet another question about github pages and custom domains, sorry. I couldn't find a solution in other questions, I think that's very specific to my registrar. Also, I'm not a webmaster or sysadmin,...
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My web page does not collect any data. Should I disclose my hosting company (which may log requests) in my privacy policy?

I have a static blog hosted on GitHub. I do not collect any data about anyone. GitHub pretty straightforward states that they do collect some data in their GitHub Privacy Statement. So if a user go to ...
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Setup Github pages with an ANAME record?

I want to set up my GitHub pages user page to use a custom apex domain and www subdomain, as described in the GitHub pages help. I have it working via A and CNAME records (see below), but GitHub ...
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How to enable gzip compression for CSV files on Github Pages?

Pretty much title. The majority of my Github Pages site is being gzipped, but for some reason CSV files are ignored. This is unfortunate, because for some client-side visualizations a 10 megabyte CSV ...
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Re-add Netlify deploy key to Github

I deauthorized Netlify from my Github but re-authorized it again. How can I get the Netlify deploy key so that I can re-add it to my Github repo? It was auto removed when i deauthorized Netlify.
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How allow others to update my site using Github? [closed]

Some sites are configured to update based on what is in a Github repository: Example 1: http://wpgear.org/ can be updated via https://github.com/ranukaherath/WordPress-Gear Example 2 : http://...
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Can math formulas in LaTeX get rendered properly in an RSS feed?

At the moment, I am running my blog through Github Pages, which lets you serve a website through Jekyll. Within my site, I have MathJax enabled through the header of my theme, so all of the ...
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Use git to deploy updates to my site directory through cPanel

I am trying to workout how I can get my public_html dir to update directly from a git repository. On looking through Google at the tutorials available they all include the step of a local machine - I ...
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Even though Github pages is static, can I make a domain availability lookup site?

I am building a website to be hosted on Github. The documentation says Github pages is for static websites. Will I be able build a feature on the website that allows others to look up domain ...
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CloudFlare DNS: How to setup a GitHub Repository to a custom sub domain?

I have a github pages site, and I want to add it as a subdomain to my cloudflare domain without using a page rule
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GitHub Page Custom Domain - www is redirected to https

I have a custom domain http://jstock.org mapped to my github page : http://yccheok.github.io I setup it using https://www.namecheap.com/support/knowledgebase/article.aspx/9645/2208/how-do-i-link-my-...
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How would one setup a website like MSDN Powershell documentation? [closed]

Not fully sure if this is the place to ask, but here goes nothing: The MSDN PowerShell documentation uses a git repository for its source. I would like to setup something similar. I tried with ...
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How to set up URL masking on gh-pages and GoDaddy

I have a domain that currently redirects www.example.com to example.com. It is hosted on gh-pages. However, there is a resource link I access from index.html called privacy.html via <a href=...
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Will my domain setup (GoDaddy) work with Github pages CDN?

I've registered an Apex domain (example.com) on GoDaddy. I'd like to link it to a project page (gh-pages branch). My GoDaddy setup is as follows: Two A records that point to Github IPs. A CNAME ...
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A way to exclude Jekyll from some pages on Github?

I have a GitHub Pages site and was wondering: is there any way to add Jekyll to it, but exclude a few files? I would not like it to render on the index file, how would I achieve that? Thanks, ...
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How to get a github release filesize using CURL without downloading a file? [closed]

For a project I need to fetch the file size of a GitHub release file using CURL without actually downloading the entire file. $url = 'https://github.com/atom/atom/releases/download/v1.10.2/AtomSetup....
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Spider-Trap on a GitHub Site

I have a GitHub site and I hate web-crawlers that disobey or ignore robots.txt. How would I set up a Spider-Trap on a GitHub site that the robots.txt disallows the trap, so the good bots aren't ...
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How can I redirect both HTTP and HTTPS for a domain hosted on 1and1 to GitHub?

I recently bought a domain from 1and1. I then redirected it to my GitHub page, (e.g., http://example.com to https://foo.github.io) using 1and1's Domain Center (see the screenshot below): Now I need ...
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How to configure GoDaddy domain to point to a specific github pages repository?

We have a github repository which is configured to point to nordible.com: Hitting nordible.github.io successfully lands to nordible.com. So, we've successfully connected a github website to a ...
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GitHub hosted page shows github.io URL in search results

I have a website hosted using GitHub Pages, and have set up a custom domain according to the GitHub documentation (https://help.github.com/articles/using-a-custom-domain-with-github-pages/) As a ...
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/ci3/contact not found after ci3-fire-start installation

I installed apache2 on my ubuntu 16 and the localhost folder is located in /var/www/html/ Downloaded ci3-fire-starter and extracted the folder to /var/www/html/ci3-fire-starter-folder I also ...
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Custom domain GitHub and HostGator

I've read all about my theme but just can't get trough! So, I have a website on GitHub and it is published as https://namesecondname.github.io/repositoryname/. and I bought a domain on HostGator. I'...
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GitHub service to deploy via git-mediawiki

I've been helping write documentation and manage the website for SuperTuxKart, an open-source racing game. The website uses MediaWiki, but we've discussed things and decided after our switch away from ...
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Redirect Github project page to a subdomain

So I have an organization created in Github and I created a project in that organization. Now I can create the site for this project by creating the branch gh-pages and pushing the html files here. I ...
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Automatically Trigger Git Pull For Website On Github Push

I have just finished re-designing my website development environment to have all my source code in Github and have managed to set up Git on the remote server so that simply running the git pull origin ...
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Github pages custom domain automatic redirects not working with HTTPS version

I'm using github-pages to host my website www.prahladyeri.com. In my github-pages repo, I've configured CNAME file to point towards www.prahladyeri.com. Now, as per these docs, the transition should ...
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How to get rid of this godaddy unparked screen?

I redirected my Godaddy domain to Github's servers, and then waited up to 24-48 hours for DNS changes to occur. After that, the website worked once, but after I refreshed it, this screen showed up, ...
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Why does google add “GitHib pages” to search resuls title instead of using document's title?

I tried to search my github pages. The title of index page on my pages is "LoL AutoClient", but on google, I get this: Note that instead of document title, the path auto-client is used for some ...
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GitHub Dekstop with Webhook to Go Live?

Can I use GitHub Desktop (OSX) to commit changes to my repo, and have those changes go live via the app and a Webhook that I set up on my server? I see that SSH is required on the server to do this, ...
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How do I set up WHM/cPanel to back up to GitHub?

I've been motivated to start using GitHub because a potential employer wants to see my source code, but I'm finding the process of committing the files manually from my computer after downloading them ...
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Can I get free HTTPs for a GitHub page + namechap with Let's Encrypt?

I have a GitHub page and I have a domain from namecheap. Now I've heard that Let's Encrypt offers free certificates. Is it possible to make my site use HTTPS? How?
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Google Webmaster Tools don't find sitemap.xml

I have a domain which I use in combination with GitHub Pages for my homepage. I have a sitemap.xml, which I submitted to Google Webmaster Tools. Unfortunately I get this error message: Redirection ...
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How to have domain point to github pages?

So I have a domain registered with 1&1 and I recently decided to create my website using GitHub pages. I added as GitHub told me to, but how can I make my domain point to my GitHub page?
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How do I decrease first byte time with GoDaddy and GitHub pages?

I've been trying to optimize my site as much as possible. One thing I can't figure out is reducing first byte time as WebPagetest gives me an "F". Does anyone have any tips for this? My site domain is ...
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404 Error from old hosting site keeps coming up

I previously hosted my website on a free hosting website (http://www.000webhost.com) but today moved it to GitHub for use with their user-page service. After moments, my page was loading from my ...
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Is it OK to give status 404 to unauthorized users?

In recent months I have come across several sites, which give a 404 status/error page, when there should be 403 or maybe 401. For example, I have a private repository on github.com with link: https:/...
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Github Pages subdomain on own website

I currently have set up Github Pages so that my main domain (eg. www.example.com) shows my username.github.io page, by adding a CNAME file with the content: "www.example.com". Now, for another ...
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“Too many redirects” from webpage made with Namecheap and github hosting

I have set up my first small static webpage using Namecheap and Github for hosting: http://www.keithgardner.me The webpage has typically loaded fine on Mac computers and iOS devices. I noticed ...
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Will Google penalize me for duplicate content on GitHub from my knowledge base?

I want to have a copy of each of our documentation articles in GitHub so that other users can improve, edit and add to the document. The accepted changes will be made live in our knowledge base forum. ...
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Is it possible to create both FTP and GitHub deployment on one website in Microsoft Azure

I have a website hosted on Windows Azure and it is initially linked to GitHub deployment. My question is, is it still possible to create an FTP deployment even if I have my site linked to GitHub ...
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Can GA be a security risk in a Public GitHub repo?

I have added my GA tracking code to a website which is hosted via a GitHub public repository and I am concerned that, using my account number, they could effectively "hack" my GA account. Is this ...
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What are the downsides to using Github Pages? [closed]

I'm considering hosting our new marketing website for a software product using Github Pages. The website will be quite small, and we expect low amounts of traffic. We've been using shared hosting (...
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How to connect my custom domain to github.io

What should I do to see my github.io page content when I enter mydomain.com into browser address bar? I have a custom .com domain and a Jekyll generated webpage at username.github.io/repositoryname. ...
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Staying notified of when there are updates to vendor scripts

I own a web app that uses various vendor scripts (both javascript and CSS). Basically all of them have their repository on GitHub. Every few months, I look to see which version of each vendor script ...
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How to include the contents of a markdown page into a post with Jekyll?

I am pretty new to websites with Jekyll hosted on Github, and I was wondering if there was a neat way to include the contents of a markdown page (say this one) into a post (say this one) in order to ...