Category Archives: blog

Beep beep boop – WordPress

This week WordPress migrated the editing interface across to the most horrid UI I have seen in some time, along with an inspiring (!?) “Beep beep boop” startup screen. In total, the changes to the editing interface would have added … Continue reading

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2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 82,000 times in 2013. If it were an exhibit at … Continue reading

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Normal service will resume …

Whoops! There was a small systems error. Please try refreshing the page and if the error is still there drop us a note and let us know. @wordpressdotcom: WordPress.com is down, we’re working on restoring service now. And back at … Continue reading

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23 Things

Over at Learning 2.0, Helene Blowers has set up a challenge for librarians to become more web savvy. Three months to do 23 Things. Listed below are 23 Things (or small exercises) that you can do on the web to … Continue reading

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Blogging – community and soul

Just back from the 2006 Transition Forum, well at least the ‘Welcome to my crazy life’: The First Year@Unimelb blog session. ‘Welcome to my crazy life’: The First Year@Unimelb blog An insight into the experiences and preoccupations of the current … Continue reading

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Installing WordPress in Debian

There is a growing interest in blogging as part of the curriculum, so it is time to investigate how it would fit into our infrastructure and server framework. As the ‘Blog’ would be a public application rather than a tool, … Continue reading

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Web brownbag – Bloggers on campus

Today’s (22 Nov 2006) Web Brownbag Extravanganza – “Bloggers on campus – academia embracing the blogging phenomenon”.   Web Brownbag Extravanganza “Bloggers on campus – academia embracing the blogging phenomenon”. There will be 5 speakers who will present fabulous presentations … Continue reading

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