Results for tag: blogging

A Love Letter to the Link Post.

This link post approves of the post in question.

Linked on the 26th of January, 2021 Details

This blog is 20 years old today. I thought I should mark the moment, even if posting is not as frequent as it used to be and social media has eaten into people's attention spans.

Noted on the 4th of December, 2020 Details

Into the Personal-Website-Verse.

I've linked to similar thoughts before but it's always worth repeating. You own your words. Why feed twitter, facebook or some other behaviour farm with them? Your personal space on the net is your archive and your place to experiment.

Linked on the 25th of June, 2019 Details

Does Google Miss Google Reader?

We’d probably have less walled garden dominance.
Linked on the 7th of January, 2018 Details

Taking my words back

Recent years haven't been kind to personal publishing online. Social media took over with its immediacy and mobile-friendly form. And, like many, I migrated to that world of short attention spans, updating my "status" with the odd link or comment while this site gathered digital dust in the background. But I've been feeling an increasing discomfort with the idea of creating content for these closed and often walled gardens…

Published on the 28th of November, 2017 Read full post - le Blog personnel de Jacques Chirac

Has French president Jacques Chirac really got a weblog? Nice effort, but something’s not quite right.
A whois on the domain also indicates the following:

Domain ID:D105808218-LROR
Created On:28-Feb-2005 21:58:34 UTC
Last Updated On:07-Mar-2005 17:50:19 UTC
Expiration Date:28-Feb-2006 21:58:34 UTC
Sponsoring Registrar:Gandi SARL (R42-LROR)
Registrant ID:O-898865-GANDI
Registrant Name:Arnaud Demanche
Registrant Organization:Arnaud Demanche
Registrant Country:FR
Linked on the 9th of March, 2005 Details