• The New New 9rules: Ali 2 Launches

    October 9, 2007

    One of the best days of my life, though I didn’t fully appreciate it until months later, was when...

  • Blog Action Day is October 15

    September 11, 2007

    I got a nice email from Leo over at Zen Habits telling me about Blog Action Day, which is...

  • Constraints

    July 11, 2007

    I have, lately, been feeling constrained by the existing structure of this web site, which has been bothering me...

  • Simulating a Company Culture

    June 5, 2007

    As some may have guessed, I’ve been spending some time playing WoW—more importantly, I’ve been building the guild website...

  • Best of Article Index

    April 5, 2007

    I started reviewing my old blog posts last night, going back to the very first ones in 2004. It’s...

  • Importing Large WXR Files into WordPress 2.1

    March 23, 2007

    I’ve been trying to import my current WordPress database into my staging blog so I can play around with...

  • 9rules Refactored

    February 8, 2007

    As a lot of you know, I’m a member of the 9rules Network, which in my mind is a...

  • Intermittent Blank Pages with WP-Cache

    January 24, 2007

    WP-Cache helps my site run smoothly by storing copies of the web pages that are fetched most often from...

  • The (dv) gets Dugg

    January 16, 2007

    I got dugg for the first time yesterday, for the Water post of all things, and this was an...

  • WordPress and Shared Hosting

    January 13, 2007

    After I getting linked by several high-profile websites, the increased traffic has forced me to move twice. These notes...

  • Waiting for Domain Name Switch

    January 8, 2007

    I’m really surprised how quickly my local domain name servers picked up on the new server IP address…at least...

  • Moving WordPress Part II: Media Temple Ho!

    January 8, 2007

    So here I am on the new server, a dedicated virtual server (dv) from