Archive for May, 2003

What Google could do with weblogs

Monday, May 12th, 2003

I don’t know what Google will do with weblogs in their search results, but I know one thing they could do: treat everything that pings something that produces a changes.xml file as a weblog, index it and follow its links immediately, but only put the page itself in a separate weblog search.

Perhaps comment modding?

Saturday, May 10th, 2003

Maybe the solution to getting troll comments and low-quality TrackBacks out of sight without completely silencing them is just to adopt Slashdot’s moderation scheme.

Yet another CSS slam

Friday, May 9th, 2003

Perhaps, just perhaps, the emperor isn’t quite as fully clothed as we might wish.

A little of this and that

Monday, May 5th, 2003

FOAF adds a weblog property (as if homepage wasn’t the same). MTTrickle automatically publishes future-dated posts. Simple (?) CSS tabs. One way TrackBack. Safe href plugin to escape those ampersands in pasted in URLs. And an empty set of browser tabs for me at the end of another link dump.


Monday, May 5th, 2003

Jacques Distler uses XHTML better than anyone I’ve seen, or am likely to see.

Corante RSS

Monday, May 5th, 2003

At last, great news, the Corante weblogs have RSS feeds.

Moving on

Friday, May 2nd, 2003

Generous people doing and explaining things. That’s all.