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via www.youtube.com You have to watch all the way through. So cute. (And yes, the point of this is only to post something awesome; sorry to disappoint.) Continue »
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via www.fastcompany.com I love the illustration style and how full of *THRUTHINESS* this is. Continue »
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So I am going to try and pull the trigger on (what I consider) a huge blog move this Holiday weekend. I have decided to bail on my self hosted WordPress space to move to TypePad. I have no idea how to really do this for several reasons ... the first is that I would like to point my domain at TypePad. This isn't the bad part, its that I have at least 6 years of digital media sitting on my existing host that will somehow need to just work when I get the whole import and domain stuff worked... Continue »
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'Bomb', as in 'Fantastic'. I've started a TypePad Micro blog as an alternate stream for my foodie blog. If you follow me on Twitter, you know that I tweet the progress of my Sunday evening meal preparation. Just to torment... Continue »
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Blog: Talk It Up!
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[Edit 11-18-09: My new TypePad Micro blog, Media Munchies, is here. Using it as a place to share tidbits I hope to blog about later] Microblogging sites like Twitter were once described as "what happens in between blog posts." Today,... Continue »
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I'm firmly on Team TypePad Awesome, and I'm totally proud of the entire team for the launch of the free TypePad Micro. This is a big day for TypePad! Continue »
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Blog: picoblog
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Let's see... Quick compose, definitely awesome for it's quickness (and nifty help box): Default blog quick-look, because anything with sparklines is +1000 in my book: Custom color schemes from images? Way awesome: And since I didn't get around to praising this when it came out, the newish insert images dialog: All of those things! Continue »
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Blog: Summation
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Settlers of Catan, a hyper-social strategy board game, has become the new “in” thing in Silicon Valley. My guess is that more Silicon Valley elites play Settlers than play golf. Playable by people of any age, golf was once the... Continue »
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typepad is doing some pretty awesome things this week, including introducing a microblogging platform, and asking their own bloggers to release the news on their blogs. Continue »
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As part of our ongoing rollout of the NEW TypePad we are pleased to announce new social blogging features and the launch of TypePad Micro: a completely free level of TypePad focused on easy sharing... Continue »
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Blog: sippey.com
I really should have one of those New York Times alert thingies for mentions of "bloggers" or "blog" or "blogging," because whenever the gray lady deigns to report on said things (other than, you know, in their *blogs*) it's always... Continue »
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That my friends is an ostrich egg sitting next to a large chicken egg. Poor thing looks minuscule by comparison to that ginormous O-egg. Apparently, one ostrich egg is the equivalent of two dozen chicken eggs. That's like almost five Quiches. Oh and at Whole Foods, that O-egg is almost $30. Continue »
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We've added a bunch of features to TypePad to connect your blog to the social web to drive traffic and share your posts with your followers and friends. Here's a checklist of settings to be... Continue »
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The new TypePad Dashboard is updated with your latest activity on TypePad. To encourage your readers to follow you, add the Follow Module to your sidebar. Then their Dashboards will update every time you post,... Continue »
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Two weeks ago, we added Favoriting to the all new TypePad because it's fun to recognize and recommend great posts. When someone "Favorites" your post, TypePad lets everyone in their network know to come check... Continue »
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Blog: Hello Motion
Paris from the Eiffel Tower, originally uploaded by Ben Heine. Incredible photostitch of Paris taken from the top of the Eiffel Tower. Continue »
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