Category: Weblogs

Taking a tumble?

The more I play with my own tumblog, the more I think that — some day soon — my entire site will be a tumblog. (Tumblog? What’s that?) Getting my day-to-day out there alongside my (seemingly) more developed thoughts harkens back to why I started blogging in the first place.

How To: Switch from MovableType to WordPress

I switched from MovableType to WordPress this week, something I had been putting off for a long time because I had such a highly modified install of MT with a large number of posts & comments. Because mine was a somewhat non-typical install, I had to pull a few tricks to migrate. Here’s a recap, …

How To: Export many entries from MovableType

In the process of moving from MovableType to WordPress, I found that MovableType will not export large numbers of entries. My blog was so big, that MT’s default Export Entries feature would time out, copying less than half of my blog. In order to export all of the entries from my large blog, I had …

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s Blog

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad now has a blog with its own English, French, & Arabic translations. Chad Evans of In The Bullpen pegs Ahmadinejad’s propoganda machine: How is it though that a man who has imprisoned people for using cell phone text messages, imprisoned bloggers, shut down sites, shut down media organizations not towing his …