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I seem to have fixed my rendering problems with IE6, but for some reason I can’t get my embedded Animoto video to show in that browser. Grumble.

One interesting statistic from Google Analytics is that Firefox is by far the most common browser used to visit my site. This is A Very Good Thing.

  • 58.41% – Firefox
  • 24.09% – Internet Explorer
  • 10.34% – Safari

Internet Explorer Woes

I just discovered that my home page doesn’t render properly in Internet Explorer 6. I don’t use Internet Explorer at all and the only Windows system I use regularly runs IE7, so I hadn’t noticed. So I guess it’s time to fire up Parallels and test things in as many browser configurations as possible. Oh joy…


Today I discovered Animoto, an online service that produces something rather special – slideshows from your photographs that aren’t boring.

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Domain Mirror & WordPress 2.7-RC1

I’ve now been running WordPress 2.7-RC1 here for several days and have had no issues with my Domain Mirror plugin – so if you’re planning an upgrade you shouldn’t have any problems.

Domain Mirror & WordPress 2.6

I’ve finally gotten around to upgrading my site to WordPress 2.6.1 and was expecting to have problems. I had a big comment queue about problems with with my Domain Mirror plugin and WordPress 2.6, but haven’t had the time to sort it out (sorry). But now I’m running 2.6.1 and I’m not seeing any problems.

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Not very popular in Wyoming?

I was showing someone Google Analyitics yesterday, and when I pulled up the Map Overlay screen and drilled down to the USA I saw this. For the last month I’ve had hits from every single United State except one. Now in truth I’m astonished that I’m getting hits from so many places – my site isn’t exactly high bandwidth – but there’s still a little paranoid bit in the back of my head that really wants to know what I did to offend Wyoming…