Time again at a premium, I mused on my latest quest for minimalism. In doing so I realised that I was creating as many problems as I was solving.
21 February 2022 Read Time7 mins Read More Hugo: Or, There and Back Again
A few months back I gave a short sketch of how I publish online. But today is back to the future as I return to WordPress.
12 August 2020 Read Time3 mins Read More How I Publish – Back to the Future
In the spirit of a benign dictatorship, my determination of quality contributions will be both objective and subjective. No offence is intended, but as offence is a social construct, taking it is at your discretion.
9 August 2020 Read Time4 mins Read More Contribution Manifesto
It also raises questions about cross posting to other platforms, such as Medium, which are the natural hunting ground of avid readers.
8 July 2020 Read Time1 min Read More To Federate, But How?
While I am not a popularity junkie, it is more gratifying to know one is writing for a large than a small audience as I write to try and assist others.
7 July 2020 Read Time2 mins Read More Losing Readers?
Avid readers, and those who accidentally stumbled in searching for something else, will have seen deliberations on whether or not to switch platforms.
1 July 2020 Read Time3 mins Read More How I Publish — Version 3.0
I have to stand on the shoulders of giants or, more specifically, tinker with the work of others to accomplish the end result desired.
24 June 2020 Read Time2 mins Read More The Base Camp of Everest
Ever a man to love a bit of tinkering, the blogging process has also proved to be as much a technical as a mental exercise.
21 June 2020 Read Time2 mins Read More Point Of No Return
Having perused and discarded a number of options (Medium, Tumblr, Squarespace and Jekyll), I am now caught between the devil and the deep blue sea.
20 June 2020 Read Time3 mins Read More Confessions of a Platform Junkie
My quest for a publishing platform which was both elegant, unencumbered by endless plug-ins and left me alone with my text, brought me to write.as.
14 May 2020 Read Time2 mins Read More How I Publish — Version 2.0