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Irish Parenting Bloggers

Blacknight at the IPB Awards

Saturday last saw myself and colleague Justyna attend the inaugural Irish Parenting Blog Awards in our capital city, Dublin.  A night of  networking, trending, (the #IPBAWARDS were trending on Twitter!) and excitement was had by all. It was a testament to the organizers how professionally the awards ceremony were run, and of course Blacknight were proud […]

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Please Upgrade your WordPress Installs

WordPress 3.6.1 is here

What has 13 bug fixes and 3 security patches? This Guy -> WordPress 3.6.1 It is just me or does it feel like I was only posting about WordPress 3.6 the other day? Still security fixes are no laughing matter and you need to keep your website and the software it’s running on up to […]

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Speed Up Your WordPress Content Creation

One of the great features of WordPress is the ease at which you can add Pages and Posts to a site.  With a simple click you can create, edit and publish content.  So for a once off website creation you can be up and running in literally a few hours if you know what structures […]

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Getting More Out of blogging with zemanta

Use Zemanta To Improve Your Blogging

Personally I love blogging. I write for the company blog on a regular basis, but I also write on several other blogs. However I’d be the first to admit that I am not afraid of taking advantage of whatever tools I can find to help speed up the process and improve it. Zemanta, in my […]

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Irish Blog Awards 2009 Best Business Blog

Wow! We Won!

So this humble blog actually won the Best Blog of Business at the Irish Blog Awards last night! I wasn’t in attendance, but I believe George was there to pick up our award. Thanks to the sponsor, RedCardinal and the event organisers While I’m sure there will be plenty of blog posts over the coming […]

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Horses and Crazy Ideas

People are strange. It’s always amazes me how they react to things. A carefully thought out article / post will result in at best a half dozen comments, whereas a random musing that gets thrown up on whim manages to attract ten times that number. In any case we have gone over all 60+ comments […]

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Irish Blog Awards Nominee 2009

Irish Blog Awards Nominations Published

The very very very long list of blogs nominated for this year’s Irish Blog Awards, organised by Mulley Communications, has been published. It’s interesting to see how many different blogs there are out there this year and it will be interesting to see which ones progress to be shortlisted. We’re nominated in the Business Blog […]

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