Same old blog, new host, new URL. Whether moving to a new virtual home will lead to a recrudescence in posting remains to be seen. Stay tuned!! But don’t hold your breath – it’s not healthy.
Metrics and traffic and referrers, oh my! I actually don’t care too much about those, though there is something hypnotic about clicking on all the little metrics bars for all the different time periods, at least here in WordPress. But… Read moreBlaugust Day 28 – You Don't Say?
Or rather this blog — my birthday isn’t until October, so you all have plenty of time to find something suitable. (Early October though, so don’t dilly-dally!) I would have forgotten all about it but the WordPress Widget Wizard has… Read moreBlaugust Day 13.2 – Happy Birthday to me
I know the #FF tag on Twitter stands for something other than Freaky, but I can’t remember it right now and it’s all I see when I see the tag. So Freaky Friday it is. This is going to be… Read moreBlaugust Day 7 – Freaky Friday
X reasons why short blog posts are better than long ones: People are more likely to actually read them. They demand a great deal less effort to write. List posts are even shorter, better and easier. True fact. If I… Read moreBlaugust Day 5 – Lists' Labours Lost
TL;DR: I am a unique snowflake and yet very much like everyone else, except for the fact that I have freakishly short arms. T-Rex pic. Byeeeee! …Or me. I have always resisted doing “X Things You Don’t Know About Me”… Read moreBlaugust Day 3 – You Don't Know Jack…
Soon I’ll be as prolific as Syp! … Okay, maybe not. And he might be getting a little tired of me comparing myself to him every time I claim to be Postia McPostyPants of Port-Postypont. Well anyway, moving right along…… Read moreBlaugust Day 2.1 – Twice in One Day?!
TL;DR — Use something that will help you organise the blog content you want to read. I rant for 1000+ words about why I have to use Feedly, but that’s what I use. It’s not bad. Use it. Byeeeeeee! [Also,… Read moreBlaugust Day 2 – Feedly, Seymour!
Every aspiring writer has heard the advice – if you want to be a writer, then write. That’s it. Sit down every morning/day/middle of the night at your desk/bathtub/local coffee shop and pour words onto paper/pixels/digital audio/the camera. Doesn’t matter… Read moreBlaugust Day 1 – Brain Tentacles
Blaugust is coming. A few other bloggers have mentioned it to me, either to cruelly mock my utter inability to post anything meaningful and/or regular, or to invite me to take part in a fun and slightly challenging event, or… Read moreReal Blogging