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Category Archives: Rants

When is an export not an export

When it claims "backup everything" and in actual fact just backs up text. All my pictures. Gone. All my plugins. Gone. All my stylings. Gone. Thanks WordPress. Of course there won't be a link to this on twitter any time soon. That's gone. It's a small mercy that I copied and pasted my plugins list […]

Just something I wanted to share.

I just wanted to share the words of an advert with you: "Dear World, It's me. I'm writing to let you know. I have BIG goals for myself and I can't let YOU or ANYONE stand in my way. Because I can do anything I try and I ALWAYS try. Dear World, This is what […]

Blogs and Milkmen

Well first off I've kind of been using "Notes" in Facebook as a sort of blogging tool but it isn't as visible or useful as a blog. People are less likely to read it because of the "static" from the 15,000 people they don't know who they have added as 'friends' on facebook. How are […]

Why iz my Jenneration sew bad at speling?

I can't believe how many turns of phrase are misquoted, how many simple rules are broken, how often bad spelling and punctuation turn up in professional publications. My first theories were to do with 'progressive teaching techniques' introduced in the 1970s but now I'm thinking that the problems are so prevalent that there might be […]