Roots WP Theme – Based on HTML5 Boilerplate, Blueprint CSS (or 960.gs) and Starkers

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Roots is a starting WordPress theme that has been built with the HTML5 Boilerplate, Blueprint CSS/960.gs, and is hNews microformat ready.
Roots includes many amazing features, here are some of its key features:
Roots WordPress Theme

Roots WP Theme Features

• HTML5 Boilerplate’s incredibly powerful .htaccess directly from the theme
• Blog posts are based on the hNews microformat as recommended by Readability’s Article Publishing Guidelines
• Home page created with some temporary lorem ipsum
• Primary and Utility navigation menus are created
• Automatically sets the permalink structure to /%year%/%postname%/
• All static theme assets are rewritten to the website root (/css/, /img/, and /js/)
• The search results show up with a clean /search/query/ URL rather than /?s=query
• Robots.txt optimized for SEO as recommended by the WordPress Codex
• Simple page templates for full width, sitemap & subpages