Category Archives: Administration

New Year, New Design

It has been probably… eight years since I did a site redesign. We’re going with this one for the time being. Here’s what I changed and why: The Title–The old site was named “the prodigal” with all lower case letters. … Continue reading

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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 19,000 times in 2014. If it were a … Continue reading

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Happy 3,000th!!

I meant to do this a few days ago, but early this week someone made the 3,000th comment on my blog! And by a stroke of luck, I even know who it is…. [drumroll] SARAH!!! (Sis-in-law Sarah… I know a … Continue reading

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Just a fun stat

The other day, I was wondering if I could export my blog and store it for the sake of memories. Turns out you can easily enough as an XML file, which you can then move into Word or another document … Continue reading

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Admin: Private Posts

I’m probably going to start adding several private posts going forward. They will be password protected using the usual password. I do this not to hide what I’m writing but because some things that I write aren’t meant for the … Continue reading

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Of Trolls and Such

I’ve been very fortunate that I’ve only dealt with two real trolls in my time here. The first was one who had a strange habit of replacing common pronouns like “you” and “they” with four-letter words. Well, I guess technically … Continue reading

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2012 in review

Evening faithful readers! Here’s my blogs annual report for 2012. It was truly a good year for the blog, and this kind of stuff is interesting as a stats monkey. I will, of course, be posting my more normal end … Continue reading

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