CategoryBlogging Tools and Services
Bloglines is Down
16th of April 2005 Darren Rowse 9

Bloglines is Down

If you’re having trouble logging into Bloglines tonight you’re not the only one. It looks like they are having some sort of database problems. Others reporting difficulties include: miss-information.net Sir Humphrey’s just another morning here Sabre 2/3rd Tiger v3 to name just a few. Unfortunately this is becoming more of ...more
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WordPress 1.5 first impressions
12th of April 2005 Darren Rowse 3

WordPress 1.5 first impressions

Michael gives his first impressions of WordPress 1.5.
Blogging Tools and Services
TypePad and Blogger Compared
7th of April 2005 Darren Rowse 7

TypePad and Blogger Compared

CNET has a comparative review of the TypePad and Blogger blog platforms. I think they made the right decision with their ratings. ‘We looked at the two top blogging services. Best known, and free, is Google Blogger. But you get what you pay for: Blogger is a basic blogging service ...more
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WordPress 1.5 Review
5th of April 2005 Darren Rowse 2

WordPress 1.5 Review

The Blog Herald writes a good review of Word Press 1.5 for those thinking of upgrading or swapping over. ‘WP 1.5 builds on 1.2, which in itself was very good, so I’ve got no complaints. The static pages and spam handling abilities are definite positives, and the templating system is ...more
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Easy Bake Weblogs E-book Review
5th of April 2005 Darren Rowse

Easy Bake Weblogs E-book Review

I’ve been chatting to Andy from Easy Bake Weblogs (affiliate link) for the past week or so via Skype and am really enjoying chatting with another problogger who knows his stuff. Andy comes at his blogging from a slightly different direction to me – he’s an experienced blogger who is ...more
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Tabbed Browsing for Bloggers
3rd of April 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Tabbed Browsing for Bloggers

Arieanna has a good post on why she loves Firefox as a blogger. As I was reading it – especially this following section on tabbed browsing – I found myself agreeing with her whole heartedly – although for me you just need to substitute the word ‘Firefox’ with ‘Safari’ throughout ...more
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10 DIY Blog platforms you may not have visited
31st of March 2005 Darren Rowse 1

10 DIY Blog platforms you may not have visited

Duncan over at the Blog Herald has a good post introducing readers to 10 DIY Blog platforms you may not have visited. The list he compiles is filled with some interesting blogging tools that you might want to check out if you’re looking to start a new blog.
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Yahoo! 360 Reviewed
30th of March 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Yahoo! 360 Reviewed

Steve at Micro Persuasion reviews Yahoo! 360 – it looks like an interesting tool but if Steve is right it probably wont be too useful for ProBloggers and Business Bloggers. Steve writes: ‘As compelling as Yahoo! 360 is for newbies, it has virtually zero application as a professional/business blogging tool. ...more
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Thoughts on The Future of WordPress and MovableType
28th of March 2005 Darren Rowse

Thoughts on The Future of WordPress and MovableType

Jeremy Zawodny writes on the Future of WordPress and MovableType and writes: ‘WordPress will come to be the de-facto choice in the world of self-hosted personal weblogs and low-end webhosting “value added” package. MovableType will be the blogware of choice in the corporate blogging world, both for internal weblogs and ...more
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