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Articles tagged with: blogging

  • Schema.org for a Blog
    Posted by Gordon Ansell on with tags: tech, blogging.
    1524 words, 6 minute read time.
    How I use schema.org markup on a blog. A combination of WebSite, Blog, Article and BlogPosting, and things like Product and Review to generate rich snippets.
  • Medium Stops Supporting Custom Domains
    Posted by Gordon Ansell on with tags: tech, blogging, social-media.
    395 words, 2 minute read time.
    Medium deprecates custom domain support, which is just another way to maintain control of your content in my opinion.
  • Controlling Your Own Creative Content and IndieWeb
    Posted by Gordon Ansell on with tags: tech, social-media, blogging.
    676 words, 3 minute read time.
    Why you should maintain control of your creative content on the internet via your own website and the blueprint provided by IndieWeb.
  • Medium Demonstrates Why You Should Publish Independently
    Posted by Gordon Ansell on with tags: tech, blogging.
    111 words, less than 1 minute read time. Comments by me and an external link to an article by John Russell on TechCrunch.
    An article from TechCrunch about the Medium blogging platform and how it has changed the rules, screwing some publishers in the process.
  • Categories v Tags on Blogs
    Posted by Gordon Ansell on with tags: tech, blogging.
    1222 words, 5 minute read time. External link to an article by John Russell on TechCrunch.
    How should we use categories and tags on a blog? I offer some suggestions in this article and I think categories should represent a different grouping of information to tags.
  • Why Use Jekyll as a Blogging Platform?
    Posted by Gordon Ansell on with tags: tech, jekyll, blogging.
    716 words, 3 minute read time. External link to an article by John Russell on TechCrunch.
    Why I chose to use Jekyll, a static blog generation app, to power this site rather than something like Wordpress.