Archive for the ‘housekeeping’ Category

If it ain’t one thing, it’s two things

We’ve been busy getting two book projects out the door (JavaScript: Visual QuickStart Guide, 8th Edition and Dreamweaver CS5.5: Visual QuickStart Guide). The latter is an ebook supplement to the printed Dreamweaver CS5 Visual QuickStart Guide. Between that work and some family issues, I’m afraid that we just haven’t had the bandwidth to get back […]

Read Full Post »

I’ve temporarily turned off commenter registration

The past day or so, we’ve just been slammed with obviously bogus user registrations. More than 400. I had previously installed the Stop Spammers plugin, which had done a great job, but something’s changed. Then yesterday I added the Register Plus Redux plugin, which segregates the bogus, but hasn’t seemed to stem the flow, even […]

Read Full Post »

WordPress baffles me

So far, we’ve been on WordPress almost 80 hours—and I keep finding things that drive me insane, or that don’t work, or that I can’t figure out, or, or… Okay, what is it that y’all like about this CMS? But really, we were on MT for 6 or 8 years, and I never had to […]

Read Full Post »