2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow. Crunchy numbers The average container ship can carry about 4,500 containers…. Read More ›

Redecorating, again

I’ve gotten the itch to “redecorate” this blog, so be warned that things here may appear a bit unstable for a while. Much as I like this new theme, called “Elegant Grunge,” it has some shortcomings. If I can’t tweak… Read More ›

And then they came for me

Heads up, bloggers. They could be coming for you (or me) next. The city of Philadelphia is requiring some bloggers to buy a $300 business privilege license and pay taxes on any income. Currently they’re going after anyone who reports… Read More ›

Because you care

WordPress includes a ratings feature that can be enabled on one’s blog. Either a five-star rating or a thumbs up or down rating. I’ve had it enabled for almost two months, and garnered all of 5 votes. Because it adds… Read More ›