Category Archive: Technical Blather

Technical (or somewhat technical) posts about things like hashtags, analytics, the blog itself...

Feb 10

Mischa Eliot

Technical Blather: Dear Facebook App

You’ve annoyed me for the last time.  Why I deleted the Facebook App from my phone At some point in the past month or so, the Stoopid Monkeys threw a wrench into the works. (Which translates to: Someone at Facebook updated something and fucked shit up.) I receive certain, specific notifications regarding the social media …

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Feb 08

Mischa Eliot

Technical Blather: I think I broke it.

Did I break it? You decide. The other day I was messaging back and forth via Twitter direct messages with Dr. J. At some point, Twitter went down into a fiery grave of “We’ve encountered an error. Thanks for letting us know. Try again in a few minutes.” What was odd about this is that …

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Jan 22

Mischa Eliot

Technical Blather: Recovery Sucks

The Not So Good Friday night I went to bed and left the laptop on. I don’t normally do that, I’m a serial shut down type. The only time I leave it up and running is when I leave something up that I was looking at and don’t want to forget. Or searching for something …

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Jan 11

Mischa Eliot

Technical Blather: Newsletters (Why I haven’t created one)

Hard and Fast One of the first things you’re supposed to do as an author of any genre, before you publish that first title, is to create a newsletter. Why? So that people who truly enjoyed reading your story, whatever it may be, can sign up and find out immediately when you have a new …

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