RSS feeds

I noticed the other day that WordPress has an RSS (Really Simple Syndication) feed block that you can include in pages or posts. This page shows feeds from various web sites I publish stuff on, so all my updates are shown on one page! It’s not massively useful though. For example, it would be nice … Read more

My blog has moved!

A couple of years ago I wrote a blog post pondering why I have a web site. At that time I had a blog on Google’s “” platform and a hand-crafted web site hosted elsewhere. My hosting company had recently increased its prices a lot, which prompted me to ask why I have a web … Read more

Why have I got a web site?

You might already know that I have my own web site It’s a modest affair and I don’t update it very often – the last change to the main page was in November 2015. Recently my web hosting provider withdrew the “lite” package I was using and migrated me to another package, at more … Read more

Nothing to see here, move along please.

Those of you who read this blog avidly (you know who you are, even if I don’t) will have noticed that I haven’t written anything since early June. That’s over two months in which I’ve not felt moved to put finger to keyboard here. I’ve been wondering why that is. I could have ranted about … Read more