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Tue 13 Jan 2004

Jan 2004 Mac Meetup and blogs

Category : mac and the internet

Second Tueday of the month and the mac meetup was once again a wonderful exchange of information, news and stories, mac and otherwise. About 20 of us met up this time. I brought along a newbie (or switcher) and she received lots of help. She said she'll come again in future. Other early comments were posted on the mean list. Photos were posted to meetup.com.

Since I began, this blog has running on a mangled version of Bernard's mangled version of PhPosxom, which I figured out after a tutorial with Bernard. It has its problems, and he will fix a nagging worry, but I am loath to try anything else. Old dog and all... Trouble is it's hard to explain to technophillic newbies - they shudder when they see angle brackets, as Alvin did!

During the course of the evening, I recommended blogger.com and livejournal.com but I have little experience with wither. There might be other methods out there (e.g. iBlog), but I haven't a clue about much else. Just enough to know to avoid moveable type. It sounds awfully complicated!

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