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Just like being a kid again

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I’ve been tagged by Robert of Mulled Vine. This is a first for me, but according to his instructions, I am to reveal seven things about myself that my readers do not already know and then “tag” three others to do the same. 1) I was born in the second poorest county in the entire […]

The most useful WordPress plugin ever?

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HeadSpace2 is one powerful plugin. I upgraded recently to WordPress 2.3 and instantaneously lost the tag functionality I had been used to. The very next day I found HeadSpace2, which plugs your tags into the meta keywords and allows you to set meta descriptions both sitewide and on a per-post basis. It also comes with […]

Bloggers Against Abuse

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I’m joining 1,000s of bloggers around the world today in BlogCatalog’s Blogging for a Great Cause Challenge. The topic for this challenge is abuse. Some of the most disturbing abuse that could possibly be imagined is carried out against Christians all over the world. There are 200 million Christians suffering for their faith every day, […]

Gravatar.com

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If you haven’t already, I encourage you to register your avatar at gravatar.com. It’s a 3-step process. 1) Fill in your name and they send you a confirmation link, 2) Upload your avatar and 3) Select the avatar you uploaded as your gravatar. (Don’t forget step 3) What is a gravatar you ask? A gravatar, […]

Mathetes Award

It’s time again to share the link love. I’ve been presented with the Mathetes Award by Robert Morschel of Mulled Vine fame. The award was started by Dan King of Management by God. He explains on his blog that “Mathetes is the Greek word for disciple, and the role of the disciple (per the Great […]

Gravatars

I’ve enabled the Gravatars2 plugin for comments. Now if you’re registered on gravatar.com your avatar will show beside your comment.

I’ve joined the “dofollow” movement

Today I removed the “nofollow” attribute from links in comments using the LinkLove plugin. So now if you are a regular commenter (5 or more comments) on my blog you’ll get a backlink (provided you enter one in the URL field). Note that I still moderate all comments due to all the spam I get […]