Creating a WordPress.com account without creating a new blog

Some of you have noticed the Like button that now appears beneath all my blog posts. It’s the result of an integration with WordPress.com that I installed and configured on AF7KQ last week. If you click on the Like button and your browser is not already signed into WordPress.com, you’ll see a pop-up Log in … Continue reading Creating a WordPress.com account without creating a new blog

WordPress migration to Amazon EC2 complete

During the day Saturday, I spent a few more hours off-and-on continuing the migration of this self-hosted WordPress blog to Amazon EC2. By dinner time, I was able to throw the switch, so to speak, reassociating the af7kq.com domain name with its new name servers. Because of the way name servers cache lookups, it would … Continue reading WordPress migration to Amazon EC2 complete

Recent backfill projects

I recently completed several backfill projects, moving over 200 posts from my old travel blog and other sources into this blog. The Pilgrimito posts The biggest project was migrating over 180 of my old Pilgrimito posts. Moving the posts from one WordPress blog to another wasn’t particularly difficult, but redirecting the old links to the … Continue reading Recent backfill projects