20 01, 2015

How to install WordPress on a Synology Box?

By | 2016-12-11T15:25:01+00:00 January 20th, 2015|How To, Synology|16 Comments

My daughter has her own Wordpress.com blog where she posts articles about whatever she finds interesting. A few days back, she asked me if she could have a ISP-hosted Wordpress blog, as she now wants have more control over things like themes and plugins etc. Before investing any money into it, I wanted to see just how [...]

3 11, 2014

User Experience Changes for my blog

By | 2016-12-11T15:25:02+00:00 November 3rd, 2014|General|0 Comments

Yes, this is the same blog site and looks a bit different but I hope the change is a positive one. I've been long aware that my blog has been in a state of disrepair and the readability has gone downhill. Due to commitments at work and home, I've not been getting the chance to [...]

17 06, 2013

My Blog is moving!

By | 2016-12-11T15:25:06+00:00 June 17th, 2013|General|2 Comments

The time has come for me to leave the safe confines of wordpress.com and go to a hosted installation.  When I started blogging, it was the best option for me and with minimum of fuss.  However, now I need a bit more freedom in what I want to do on the blog and hence the [...]

31 12, 2012

2012 in review

By | 2016-12-11T15:25:07+00:00 December 31st, 2012|General|0 Comments

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: 4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 22,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this blog would power 5 Film Festivals Click here to see the complete report.