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Movable Type Answers Critics with Pricing Remodel

Six Apart unveiled licensing changes to its popular Weblogging software, Movable Type this week.

Categories: Movable Type News, QuickLinks Meet Joe Blog

Time Magazine article on weblogging.

Categories: Blogging News, QuickLinks

International Symposium on Online Journalism

I found a list of Symposium Research Papers on blogging from the University of Texas. Some interesting titles are Blog, Blog, Blog: Experiences with web logs in journalism classes, When the Audience is the Producer: The Art of the Collaborative Weblog, and Wikipedia as Participatory Journalism: Reliable Sources? Metrics for evaluating collaborative media as a news resource.

Categories: Blogging Sense, QuickLinks

WordPress Bug Tracking

WordPress has a new bug tracking system.

Categories: QuickLinks, WordPress News

Ping-O-Matic – Over 1 Million Served!

Ping-O-Matic has sent between 1.25 and 1.5 Million pings since they launched 7 weeks ago. Nice job Matt Mullenweg and company.

Categories: QuickLinks, WordPress News

Comprehensive Review Of RSS Feed Readers

There’s a comprehensive article in on RSS readers.

Categories: Blogging News, QuickLinks

New UI For The WP Admin Area

If you would like to experiment with a new admin UI for WP and are adventurous follow along with Chris J. Davis as he goes on a quest to reinvent the admin area.

Categories: QuickLinks, WordPress Hacks

Tantalizing Banter Is Weblog’s Hook

It’s nice to see positive articles in the press about blogging. “I see Weblogs as one of the most exciting developments in the online world — a relatively new, still-evolving form of expression, full of passion and possibility.”

Categories: Blogging News, QuickLinks

Pingback vs Trackback

This technical article is a few years old but it gives an in-depth analysis of the difference between Pingback and Trackback. The non-technical difference as I understand it is pingback automatically finds URI’s in the post and pings them while a trackback needs to have a URI entered manually.

Categories: Blogging Sense, QuickLinks

Tutorial: Using WordPress to Power Your Website

Need a website up and running quickly? Aaron Ogle posted this turotial on how to run WordPress 1.2 as a non-blog website. Here is his personal website that is powered by WP 1.2. It’s great to see people get outside the box and use current technology to work for them.

Categories: QuickLinks, WordPress Hacks