Tag Archive for blogging

The Posthaven Mailing List

Genealogy societies, historical societies, local civic and social groups, veterans groups and friends of the library often use email to keep their members informed about meetings, special events and society news. This is a good system, except for one thing…

Posthaven Update

Posthaven, the blog platform that is rising from the ashes of Posterous, recently passed another development milestone with the implementation of its email subscription service. Visitors can subscribe to receive new posts via email or the blog owner can add…

Ten Years Ago . . .

I was inspired by the military bloggers serving in Afghanistan and Iraq who reported the story of those wars from a very personal perspective. Major Pain, the pseudonym of an Army Reserve nurse at a CSH (Combat Support Hospital) in…

Writing for the Future

Those of us who have photographs, letters, journals and other writings from our ancestors are blessed with a view of their worlds that no amount of vital records can provide. These are precious treasures which we spend a lot of…

Posthaven Ends Beta

Posthaven announced today that email posting is now functional and Posthaven’s beta period is over. This also means that Posthaven bloggers are no longer blogging for free. The $5.00 charge you paid to set up your account is now covering…

Take a look at Tumblr

I’ve had a somewhat dormant blog at Tumblr for several years, but when the news came out that Yahoo had purchased the platform I decided to go back and take another look. WOW! The best way I can describe Tumblr…

Posthaven Primer

Posthaven is a new blog platform being constructed before our eyes. It is currently in open beta, but that may change shortly. Posthaven is very easy to use yet has a surprising number of features, making it a very suitable…