April 30th – the day Twitter shuts down the Posterous blog platform – is quickly approaching. If you have a Posterous blog and want to keep it, you need to be migrating your content NOW. I’ve migrated my sites to Posthaven, a Posterous replacement that’s still under construction. Why Posthaven and not WordPress? Posthaven is…… Continue reading Posthaven Update
Here’s a great video tutorial from lynda.com showing how you can use Dropbox to collaborate using shared folders. The document example shown here is using Word’s review and annotation tools as the two collaborators work on that document.
Family Tree Magazine was the first “mainstream” genealogy entity to recognize the potential of genealogy blogging when they included bloggers in their 101 Winning Web Sites article back in September 2007. Soon bloggers got their own list – the Top 40 – and Family Tree Magazine has spotlighted bloggers in many other ways too. Genealogy blogging…… Continue reading Family Tree Magazine’s Hit Parade
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 using a different password each time, hoping to find one that works. If they succeed,…… Continue reading Protect Your WordPress Blog From Attacks