blog platforms

Sep
26
iPadOS and Ghost

iPadOS and Ghost

I can finally blog natively in Ghost via Safari on iPads, thanks to changes in iPadOS.
1 min read
Aug
23
One Man & His Blog is now running on Ghost 2.0

One Man & His Blog is now running on Ghost 2.0

I've just updated the Ghost CMS I use to run this blog to version 2.0 - and it's a little glimpse of the future.
2 min read
May
21
Even George RR Martin has left Livejournal

Even George RR Martin has left Livejournal

The last big user of the first platform I used has quit: Livejournal is not what it used to be.
1 min read
May
11
Medium: destroyer of journalism

Medium: destroyer of journalism

Ev Williams is full of a world of good intentions - but journalists who trusted Medium are paying the price.
1 min read
May
06
Medium goes all in on being a social network for content

Medium goes all in on being a social network for content

Medium is leaving custom URLS behind - and that makes it a dangerous place for publishers.
1 min read
Apr
04
The Haunting of One Man & His Blog

The Haunting of One Man & His Blog

One Man & His Blog is now running on Ghost - and here's why.
2 min read
Mar
02
Typed, a crowdfunded blog platform, closes down today

Typed, a crowdfunded blog platform, closes down today

Realmac software's blogging platform closes today, a couple of years after a successful crowdfunder.
2 min read
Feb
26
Is Medium aiming to be the Facebook of long-form writing?

Is Medium aiming to be the Facebook of long-form writing?

Stowe Boyd has some serious questions about the future of Medium: And what about Medium? Are we better off because
1 min read
Aug
13
Medium: a post-advertising business?

Medium: a post-advertising business?

Interesting summation of Medium’s current business philosphy from Ev Williams: If remuneration is not part of the equation for
1 min read
Jul
14
Crowdfunded blog platform Typed announces its forthcoming demise

Crowdfunded blog platform Typed announces its forthcoming demise

Typed, the crowdfunded blog platform I wrote about way back when, is dying: For the last 8+ months, Typed.com
1 min read