Archive for November, 2001

Multiple archive link lists

Friday, November 16th, 2001

Why didn’t I think of that? Since my dropdown archive script doesn’t take much space, there’s no reason not to have another copy of it at the bottom of the page. I really should rewrite it though, so that when you are in an archive page, that page is the selected option. Better yet, the […]

Blogger wishlist

Thursday, November 15th, 2001

Blogger wishlist: Categories, and archiving by category Archiving by post and by day Ping on update Post preview (with CSS from your template) Image uploader Back and future dating of posts Import entries from other systems Integrated comments with comment preview Can you tell what I’ve been playing with?


Thursday, November 15th, 2001

Rads: no more waiting for Blog of Note lightning to strike, no more trolling for interesting blogs among the hundreds of “just testing” in the Recently Updated. I like it.

Javascript/Noscript included archive links

Wednesday, November 14th, 2001

Not for the faint of heart, but it is possible to have a non-javascript option if you use the javascript included in the main page style of archive links.

Better Archive Listings

Wednesday, November 14th, 2001

Better Archive Listings: actually, Andy is too modest. Once he gets it finished, it will be the ultimate archive template.

Add comments

Tuesday, November 13th, 2001

Canonical comments post added to archives.blogspot.

Delete a Blogger blog

Tuesday, November 13th, 2001

Canonical “how do I delete a blog” post added to archives.blogspot

FTP error(s)

Tuesday, November 13th, 2001

I keep getting FTP errors: well, I think that will be one FTP error, permission denied. [Update: and that’s what it was; nicely posted, though.

How To Ask Questions

Monday, November 12th, 2001

How To Ask Questions The Smart Way: aimed at people asking questions of Linux kernal hackers on mailing lists, but still a useful read for Blogger help-seekers. I’m particularly fond of why you shouldn’t ask for a reply by private email.

Poor bob dole

Monday, November 12th, 2001

Poor bob dole: some people don’t even notice when they get hit by with a clue-by-four. “the yellow boxes with dashed borders did not exist at the time when I wrote this.” Must have been a bit slow to click “post”, since as I remember Ev. stuck that in back in October.