Archive for October, 2005

Broken, but healing

Sunday, October 30th, 2005

No matter what else is better or worse about my switch from Movable Type to WordPress, I’m never again going to see my weblog software giving me Perl’s useless “Internal Server Error” again.


Sunday, October 30th, 2005

A smattering of the things that have caught my attention over the last couple of weeks.

He returns!

Friday, October 21st, 2005

When the Wonderchicken comes home to roost, the weird turn up the corners of their mouths :)

Monetizing your competitors

Sunday, October 16th, 2005

If every search engine other than Google indexes the crap splogs that Google hosts and provides advertising for, then Google wins twice, once when their ads are clicked, and again when you give up on using the other spam-filled engines.

If you can’t leave a comment…

Sunday, October 16th, 2005

Bah, I broke something, and I don’t know what.

Wanting to get it right

Sunday, October 16th, 2005

I’ll take a commitment to improve over a belief that whatever’s done is done any day.

My only connection

Sunday, October 16th, 2005

No matter how popular the place where you saw it is, there’s probably someone reading you who didn’t see it, and wants to. Don’t fear mindless link propogation quite so much, it’s part of the value of weblogs.

Empire of (white on orange) XML

Sunday, October 16th, 2005

XML is a lousy proxy for “automatic feed of new content,” and the things that people do in foreign languages are lousy proxies for what they do in their own language.