WordPress

WordPress, the open-source weblog software built on php and mySql

In which I grapple with Open Graph

In which I grapple with Open Graph

This is a test of Open Graph. Installed a WordPress plugin, “Open Graph and Twitter Card Tags.” It works for twitter and facebook, but I’m trying to get it to work on Spoutible and my Mastodon server, masto.ai. I am only like 10 years late to all this Open Graph technical stuff. I did a […]

Work to do

Work to do

There’s work to do. Gotta lose the sidebar and gain one of those triple-line menu doodads. I mean, it’s one thing to start blogging again. Then there’s the theme and customization and all that so this site is responsive, baby. The sidebar on the site when viewed in vertical orientation on an iPad isn’t as […]

Upgraded WordPress, design tweakage in progress

I heeded the urgings to upgrade WordPress, dangit! and did so. Something happened to my old, old theme. While I investigate, I plunked in this new, hybrid one, instead. Some stuff may come back, some stuff may stay that way. Oh, and was I planning to do site redesign this week? No, I was not. […]

Los Angeles WordPress user group

And it meets at Phillippes! The original! Next Sunday morning (2/8) from 11a -1p. If you take the Gold Line or Red Line to Union Station, Phillipes is in walking distance. Out the station doors, to the street (facing Olvera street) turn right, and it’s up a block or two, located catty-corner on Alameda and […]

Aaaand we’re back

Finally. Upgrade of WordPress complete. Back end is much, much different. Menus go vertically down the left sidebar. (note to self. Before freaking out that page only partially appears after upgrade, remember to activate all the ole plugins!)

Housekeeping: Installing Auto-upgrade plugin, Updating WordPress

I did a test of the WordPress Automatic Upgrade plugin on another (simpler) WordPress install. It was a thing of beauty. Will now attempt the same here, in broad daylight. Things may be weird, but shall return to normal. Fingers crossed. Meh, auto upgrade not working. Going to manual upgrade mode. Meh & Feh. Must […]