Everything old is new again

So the experiment is over and I’m back to Blogger.  I gave Squarespace the old college try but it’s just not going to work out.  I can see it working well for certain types of sites and traffic, but for what I do and how I write, it just wasn’t helping me out enough to stick with it. So why back to Blogger?  For one all my old content is still there. Second, I’m comfortable with how the platform works. Third, you really can’t beat something so directly tied into the Google search engine. Here’s to focusing on the writing … Continue reading Everything old is new again

Love and struggle with SquareSpace

So I’m loving the SquareSpace publishing platform for the site.  The WYSIWYG interface is a dream for getting things done quickly and with a professional polish when you’re not a career web designer. It’s not perfect (updating categories and tags is a pain) but it’s an order of magnitude better than what we had before. Keep checking back frequently over the coming weeks because years worth of back articles are being tagged and moved for easier access.  You can also find articles by clicking on Search in the menu and entering what you need. Continue reading Love and struggle with SquareSpace

Getting things organized around here

Part of the struggle of moving to a new home is finding a place for everything and putting everything in it’s place.  I’m going through that effort right now in moving over all the articles from the old blog (there’s a lot more than I remembered) and getting them properly tagged for easy reference.  Coming soon (very soon) will be a tag index page to make it easy to find articles around topics that interest you as well as a cleaner structure to be able to see everything that’s published here (if you’re an avid reader…yay!) I’m always looking for … Continue reading Getting things organized around here

Love and struggle with SquareSpace

So I’m loving the SquareSpace publishing platform for the site.  The WYSIWYG interface is a dream for getting things done quickly and with a professional polish when you’re not a career web designer. It’s not perfect (updating categories and tags is a pain) but it’s an order of magnitude better than what we had before. Keep checking back frequently over the coming weeks because years worth of back articles are being tagged and moved for easier access.  You can also find articles by clicking on Search in the menu and entering what you need. Continue reading Love and struggle with SquareSpace

Getting things organized around here

Part of the struggle of moving to a new home is finding a place for everything and putting everything in it’s place.  I’m going through that effort right now in moving over all the articles from the old blog (there’s a lot more than I remembered) and getting them properly tagged for easy reference.  Coming soon (very soon) will be a tag index page to make it easy to find articles around topics that interest you as well as a cleaner structure to be able to see everything that’s published here (if you’re an avid reader…yay!) I’m always looking for … Continue reading Getting things organized around here