Tag Archive for WordPress

Fun with widgets

WordPress.com users and self-hosted users with Jetpack can now select which widgets appear and in what circumstances. Notice the new Visibility button at the bottom of your widgets. Once clicked, the highlighted section appears giving you options for when and…

The Historian’s Sketchbook

sketch n. 1. A hasty or undetailed drawing or painting often made as a preliminary study. 2. A brief general account or presentation; an outline. I find artists sketchbooks fascinating. Not only do they capture little moments in time, they…

Flickr for Bloggers

Flickr is an awesome and affordable place to build your photo archives and the recently announced 1TB storage limits for free accounts make it even more attractive. But, how good is its blogging support? Let’s take a look. The easiest…

Protect Your WordPress Blog From Attacks

There is a “brute-force” botnet attack on-going against self-hosted WordPress sites. They are using programs they have installed on other compromised blogs (that’s the botnet) which logs in to your blog’s “admin” account over and over again thousands of times…

The Society Blog Network

Building a network blog is a win-win situation for all involved. The society gets the benefit of additional content with minimal effort and the bloggers get more visibility at their own sites. See for yourself.