intermittent service

I’m a bit here and there with work and holidays over the next month or so so please be patient with me if I don’t blog much or lots all at once.  I was tempted just to say that I’ll be taking a holiday from blogging but some of the things I’m doing are way Read More …

Plugins for WordPress

One of the reasons I like WordPress is the amazing range of free plugins.  These plugins let you do some very cool stuff on your site.  We’ve been playing with some for podcasting, image galleries and text formatting… I’ve added some of my favourites on the URConnected page.

Improve My Site…

I’m at the URC’s Windermere Centre in, well, Windermere for the next couple of days to help people play around with their WordPress sites. So, got any great tips for making the most of a WordPress site?  Share with the group… please. I’ll blog a bit about what we’re up to and any hints and Read More …

Blogging Colleague

My colleague and mate Leo has been blogging for a few weeks. I didn’t want to heap pressure on him so I’ve given him some time to get his head round blogging.  That said, the time has come for a bit of a plug.  He’s been writing some great stuff so check out his blog Read More …

A Few Changes

I’ve asked before and I’ll ask again… Why do you come here?  What brings you to my blog and when you get here what do you like about it?  What kinds of things do you find helpful?  Is anything missing? You may notice if you venture beyond the front page of this site that the Read More …

Don’t understand = BAD!

DK at Media Snackers has been on a bit of a campaign to get Youth Workers in the statutory sector to blog.  It would seem that there are very few who do (he’s found one!), which perhaps is a consequence of Local Authorities attitudes to their staff having any kind of online profile (it’s BAD). Read More …