in today’s world hardly anyone is bereft of an online presence. And hence, hardly anyone is in the dark about the outrageous Stop Online Piracy Act and Protect IP Act. While I am in no way condoning acts of piracy, I am just defending my right to speak out freely. I am not sure that being in India how it will affect me directly, but … Continue reading Do you have an online presence? Then stop SOPA/PIPA Now!
I started blogging here around December last year. After about 70 odd posts, on January 19, I checked the readability of my blog. Here is what it looked like: And today, after about 8 months of blogging, with 260+ posts, a lot of them geared towards medical research articles, here is what my readability score looks like: So I am wondering how this stands. While … Continue reading Reassessing Readability of My Blog
A series of screen grabs to show what it looks like: 1. The Main Home Page: 2. The Blog Dashboard: 3. The Stats look cool: 4. A drop down list for the posts tab: 5. The posting interface: All said and done, here are my thoughts on the new look: 1. It looks spiffy and all, but at the very heart of it, there is … Continue reading She’s Got The Looks: Google Blogger’s New Look!
My favorite blogging platform turns 8 today. Happy birthday WordPress. Although I have been blogging here for less than even 8 months, wordpress has me irreversibly in love. The beautiful blogging system, the easy user interface, the friendly developer community, and over and above all, a community of bloggers who are as vibrant and active as the platform: I have considered moving to a self … Continue reading Happy Birthday WordPress!
Google Blogger has been around for quite some time and is supposedly the largest weblogging system around. The hype around wordpress is however much larger. As a WP.com blogger myself, I have found this service to be pretty reliable and comfortable. There are literally tons of people blogging about wordpress vs blogger out there, but in my opinion, the game is not even on. Honestly … Continue reading New Look for Google’s Blogger
One of the reasons why I absolutely love wordpress.com as a blogging platform (aside from the fact that they make hosting a painless affair) is the fact that the developers are continuously working to make it a better place. Together with the users, the developers have nurtured a vibrant community which encourages the art of blogging. And in doing that, this year, they have put … Continue reading The New Look WordPress: #JustWrite!
I have expressed my intense love affair with wordpress.com in several posts in this blog. Consider this one more added to that genre. Big whoop, I like these guys. They make my life easier. So here is the deal: in their latest announcement, the WordPress Happiness Engineers have said that they are allowing the access to Google Docs and Calendar on wp.com blogs. Now since … Continue reading Collaboration Becomes Easier as WP.com Allows Sharing Google Docs