Tag: typepad

2009 in Review

I haven’t been in the habit of doing year-in-review posts, so why not do one? Looking back at the blog, I’ve drifted away from the continuous navel-gazing of play experiences, towards lengthier, more thoughtful, and less frequent posts. Over the past few years, I’ve also refrained from re-posting or frequently commenting on gaming news, which has also slowed the rate…

TypePad Connect

For the past few weeks, I had been looking into a new commenting system for my blog because it was difficult to track lengthy conversations. I’d had good experiences with Disqus as a commenter on a few blogs. Although Disqus advertises that bloggers can use it on TypePad, what they didn’t reveal — until I tried to install it — is…

Powered By TypePad

My blog is on TypePad now. The blog lives at “http://www.acidforblood.net”, but the domain sans the “www” doesn’t seem to work at the moment. I’ve set my registrar to forward “acidforblood.net” to “www.acidforblood.net” per TypePad’s instructions, but the change isn’t live yet. The FAQ on my registrar’s site informed me that it could take up to 24 hours for it…

Pardon My Dust

I’ve decided to move to paid, managed blog hosting. Part of the reason I haven’t been writing as much, apart from generally being busy in my personal life, is because I wanted to do some heavy maintenance on my blog, but other things just kept taking priority. Last week I tried to upgrade my WordPress installation. It went awry. I’m…