WordPress is broken. Frustrations follow. It's infested with bots.Automated programs, their latest M.O. recognisable for when a 'new follower' notification pops up, that user never having never been seen liking a post previously--and probably called something like 'GetRichQuickWithMe'--then, probably half a day later, the same one 'likes' one of your older posts. I remove them, … Continue reading Broken

Why Change Your Blog Theme?

New Readers The above title has been chosen because asking a question in the title can apparently make the post more popular. According to many blog posts advising on the best ways to title blog posts to hook in readers--I was hooked in by one titled 'What are the Best Ways to Title your Blog … Continue reading Why Change Your Blog Theme?

Scribble: Rant – No Variations on the Theme

Visitors to this blog yesterday would have seen the site using a new look. It's something I had been playing with for a week or so, on and off, and I had finally decided that this was my preferred style. In the end, I went for this Premium theme 'Opti', which cost £71.00. Plus points … Continue reading Scribble: Rant – No Variations on the Theme

Communique: Old Posts

There is a saying in the UK; Today's news is tomorrow's chip paper. This is of course referring to an age when the British fish and chip shops used to wrap their deep-fried takeaway heart-attack fuel in old newspapers. This was both necessary to keep the meal warm and an attempt to stem the flow … Continue reading Communique: Old Posts