Category Archives: Wordpress Tech Stuff

Blogging With No Exit

Crossposted from my EchoDitto blog. I am not a developer. I’m a writer with just enough technical knowledge to be dangerous. So there’s probably a lot I don’t know about creating blogging software. I’m not the guy who builds the … Continue reading

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Help

This time it’s a query. I’ve been emailing back and forth with my host about it for two days. I thought the problem was a database table from a plugin I’m not using anymore. It’s not a table for a … Continue reading

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WordPress 2.O — Taking the Plunge

I can’t hold out any longer. WordPress 2.0 is out, and there’s a new version of my current theme to go with it. Chances are, I’ll back up my database, etc., tonight and give the upgrade a try. If the … Continue reading

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WordPress 2.0 & the Theme

The word is out that a new version of WordPress will hit the streets in a matter of days. For me, that means struggling with the “don’t fix it if it ain’t broke” principle vs. being an earlier adopter. And … Continue reading

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Urge to Redecorate

Just a warning, I’m getting the urge to do some redecorating around here. So you might see some new themes showing up in the theme switcher. I am, however, going to leave the default three-column theme, with the emerging lotus … Continue reading

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WordPress.Com

It’s been up and running for a while now, but I just got an invite to join WordPress.Com. (Which is different from WordPress.Org.) It looks like the group behind WordPress is getting ready to try and eat some Typepad’s lunch. … Continue reading

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Folks Saw No Me

OK. I think I’m finally getting a handle on this tagging business, or — as some folks like to call it — "folksonomy." I’ve fiddled with a few plugins here and there, but I think I finally settled on a … Continue reading

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