An update and changes on the horizon

This has been a very slow start of the year in blogging, but a busy start personally. January brought change to my life, as it did two years ago, and I have spent some time on holiday and also sorting out several new projects. One of this is to move the blog to a [...]

A year in the life of a blog

I have read the official 2012 stats from WordPress, they make for some interesting reading. I almost reached the 100k mark, receiving 98,000 visits this year.

Some of the most interesting facts are the most popular articles this year:

These are the posts that got the most views in 2012. You can see all [...]

TechnoLlama in 2011

Jetpack by WordPress has a very interesting feature that offers the year in statistics. Here are mine.

TechnoLlama in 2011.

From the report:

“The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 80,000 times in 2011. If it were an exhibit at the Louvre Museum, it would take about 3 [...]

Twitter and FB login enabled

To encourage more interaction I’ve now added a WordPress plugin called Social Connect. This allows you to login using your Twitter, Facebook, Google, Yahoo or accounts.


Amina and the white man’s burden

So, the Gay Girl in Damascus ended up being Tom MacMaster, a 40 year-old American student at the University of Edinburgh. It is needless to rehash what has been said, I highly recommend Ethan Zuckerman’s excellent article on the subject. There is however one aspect of the affair that has confirmed some nagging features [...]