Tag Archives: wordpress

blog software updates

Wow, I had really let this blog fall by the wayside! When I started the 30-day challenge earlier this month, I knew one of the urgent things that needed to be done was a full update of the blog software, … Continue reading

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Remodel URL broken

Nuts! The URL I’ve been using for our remodeling project was broken by the recent WordPress upgrade. (Well, technically it was the old tagging system that broke.) So I’ve temporarily changed the remodel URL to point to all blog posts. … Continue reading

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WordPress upgrade

My web host, pair networks, is upgrading my server tomorrow, so it looks like a good time for me to upgrade WordPress. Hopefully I’ll be posting a comment on this article in a few moments saying how easy everything went…

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Futility of ‘rel=nofollow’

rel=nofollow is a bad idea for blogs, so let’s drop it.

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New website for my wife’s business

Setting up a new website using WordPress as a CMS instead of a blog. How-to, testing, plugins, and results/suggestions.

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Google sitemaps with WordPress

I stopped by Joseph’s blog a few days ago and read the article about Vint Cerf moving to Google. This got me thinking about an earlier Google-related post about sitemaps on Joseph’s blog, where he wondered about a WordPress plugin … Continue reading

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Upgraded to WordPress 1.5.2, patches [re-]applied

I finally got around to upgrading my WordPress blog software to version 1.5.2 today. I also took this opportunity to apply Kimmo’s entity patch, which takes care of HTML entities ½ and ¾, and probably some others as well. At … Continue reading

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Footer plugin requirements, notes

Reasons for a statcounter plugin, generalized to “footer” plugin, links to plugin-writing resources.

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SK2 blocking multiple pingbacks?

Spam Karma 2 rocks! Have I said that already? Well, not in so few words… But I just noticed something. I wrote a post last night with multiple references to my own blog–in this case, I refered to two other … Continue reading

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Sacramento boardgaming

Nicholas is setting up a new boardgames site for Sacramento-area gamers. (I’m kibbitzing providing helpful advice.) The new site will be based on WordPress, of course. This whole thing was brought about by Meetup’s recent decision to start charging fees … Continue reading

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