Late last year I switched this domain from self-hosted WordPress back to wordpress.com that way I didn’t have to deal with updates, running a server, paying for hosting, and everything else. The ease of use is superb and having it as a SAAS is wonderful for me. I can just write and share things when […]Read more "My Annoyance with WordPress.com Themes"
Rands on how to write a blog post Randomly think of a thing. Let it bump around your head a bit. If the bumping gets too loud, start writing the words with the nearest writing device. See how far you get. The more words usually mean a higher degree of personal interest. Stop when it […]Read more "Rands: How to Write a Blog Post"
I’ve had this site for many years and I’ve never really had a posting schedule. I would wait for inspiration to hit, write a post, hit publish and then get a little bummed out seeing that all the time I put in was only seen by 12 people. You would do well, especially in the […]Read more "Beginning Blogger: Ignore your stats"
The Soulmen group today announced the official release of Ulysses for iPhone. Ulysses is a writing app for all your Apple devices and is my favorite one. I took part in the beta of the iPhone release and I must say I’ve not really had any problems. Even from the early releases. If you are […]Read more "Ulysses for iPhone is here"
I received this question over email and I have to admit it’s a tricky one for me to answer. Before I get to the answer let me tell you about my outlook on comments and why I enable them here. I allow comments because I love interacting with people without the 140 character restriction. Comments […]Read more "Should you disable comments on tutorials?"
If you write a blog post and it’s not on Medium does anyone read it?Read more "Personal Websites"
At the end of every year I like to look back and see what all I accomplished. Since almost everything I create and work on is online, generating stats and data is relatively easy. Plus many services are now sending “year in review” emails so it’s all automated. Here are some of this years numbers […]Read more "2015 In Numbers"