October 20, 2008 • Written by

BCN08 – Final Thoughts

This weekend was BarCampNashville for those of you who didn't know or aren't from the lovely Music City.  I gotta say that the BarCamp volunteers pulled out all the stops this year.  We had the Sommet center as our backdrop, there were lots of speakers on a variety of topics, and even I got into…

October 17, 2008 • Written by

Rules For BarCamp

With BarCampNashville looming on the horizon (aka, tomorrow), it's only fitting that today's post be geared toward the *camp scene and what to expect.  Here are a few tips to remember tomorrow while you're at the conference (and at future conferences thereafter): What To Bring: Business Cards: Hand them out like candy, and accept them…

October 16, 2008 • Written by

WordPress MU: Promoting Posts from User Blogs

A long point of contention with WordPress MU users is the inability to "promote" posts from the user pages to the main blog feed.  This causes a disjoint between the bloggers and the site administrators who want to share the content their users are creating.  Other content management systems have this feature built-in, but WordPress…

October 15, 2008 • Written by

studionashvegas has a new look

I know I know i've been neglecting the site for a bit, but i'm releasing fresh with a (sort of) new style and some new features. The obvious difference is the color scheme.  It's getting to be fall/winter, and that seems to be my fallback (get it, "fall" back) color choice.  I like the dark…

October 13, 2008 • Written by

BarCampNashville Cometh!

It's less than a week until BarCampNashville happens here in... well, Nashville!  I'm super excited as to the prospects of what will happen, not just because I'm speaking but because I will be stopping in on some of the sessions to learn my bit as well. I ask you now, my lovely readers, to go…

October 9, 2008 • Written by

Social Bankruptcy

My friends, I have neglected this blog for long enough. I have been busy with work that I keep putting my own personal designs and social media friends to the wayside. I've forgotten the number one rule of being in social media: your friends and the people you care about are what drive you. And…

September 8, 2008 • Written by

WordCamp Birmingham

Andre Natta and the rest of the planning crew down in Birmingham have been working non-stop to make sure that the first south-eastern WordCamp is going to be a great success.  If you're into WordPress [ and really, who isn't? ;) ], they're still looking for both sponsors and speakers. I have two sessions planned…