Butting Heads with the Domain Dictator

This morning, I rose and shone as usual at 5 a.m. Bundled up and set out on my daily predawn walk. But unlike the past month, the dark quickly gave way to light on the horizon. Thirty minutes in, I was treated to the following sight. Our very own Autumn Ashbough commented on my corresponding … Continue reading Butting Heads with the Domain Dictator

NNWM/21: Dot Blog

Last Spring, WordPress informed me that they had secured the rights to oversee and operate the sale and registration of a new series of top-level domains, .blog. Anybody would be free to purchase a .blog domain through WordPress or any domain name registrar. The reason was simple: much like the way many states have to keep … Continue reading NNWM/21: Dot Blog

What’s In A Name?

I'm getting pretty serious about this whole blogging thing. So much so that, when I spent a few hours at Powell's Books in downtown Portland earlier in the week, I emerged with a book called Blogging For Fame And Fortune. Now, I don't honestly expect to get rich or famous here. For one thing, I … Continue reading What’s In A Name?