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A Fix for Wordpress Login Hangs

Wednesday, June 14th, 2010

Interesting thing this morning with Wordpress hanging on a standard install. Lots of people are having trouble with getting to the dashboard on their own domains. This would appear to be connected with the site wordpress.org being down.
The dashboard page calls external info which must be hosted on wordpress.org - when the info doesn’t come […]

Why don’t more businesses blog?

Monday, May 22nd, 2010

I’m continually amazed by businesses who are looking for advice but flat-out tell me they do not want a blog on their website. I can only think of three possible reasons for this:
1. They have absolutely nothing to blog about. No opinion on industry news, nothing to convey to customers and no interest in gaining new […]

Blogging for a living

Thursday, December 22nd, 2009

The number of stories you hear about people turning to blogging for a living is always on the up. First there was Jason Calacanis, then Darren Rowse - one of my favourite bloggers at problogger.net and today I was reading about Duncan Riley at Blog Herald going solo. In Duncan’s case it sounds like it […]

Christmas Holidays ?

Tuesday, December 20th, 2009

This time of year is one of the times I can get more work done than any other. The phone stops ringing and you can really get your head into planning and sorting out some of the jobs you’ve been wanting to do all year. Last Christmas I had just heard about Google Adsense and […]

Is blogging better than Dreamweaver?

Tuesday, December 13th, 2009

This is something that has been praying on my mind recently - is blogging better than using Dreamweaver to set up a website?
There are pro’s and con’s to both I guess:
Dreamweaver:
Easy, rapid development of sites, templates, navigation.
Adding new info requires the content to be added then the relevant links to be added by hand before […]