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WordPress As A Proxy Site: 30-Day Blogging Challenge day 3

The WordPress developer community keeps making awesome plugins and giving them away for free. Recently, I came upon one nifty plugin which allows you to set up your WordPress installation as a proxy website. What is a proxy site? The word “proxy” can be defined as an act of substituting …

Types of Mini Sites diagram

WordPress as a Minisite – Squeeze Page: 30-day Blogging Challenge day 2

NOTE: This post is outdated, and many of the links and demo have been removed. Check out my newer post on WordPress as a minisite for updates. Old post follows. A commenter in one of my posts mentioned about building minisites using WordPress, which got me interested to do a …

WordPress As A Content Aggregator: 30-Day Blogging Challenge day 1

Blog aggregator, content aggregator, RSS aggregator, autopilot blog — these are one of the same (I’ll be using them interchangeably). Unfortunately, since it’s so easy to set up WordPress as a content aggregator, people have been abusing this WordPress capability by scraping content off other people’s websites just to gain …

WordPress As A 30-Day Blogging Challenge Day 0

As much as I disliked the topics I had to post in my first 30-Day Blogging Challenge, I pretty much enjoyed the whole exercise. It’s definitely challenging to find the time to blog a decent post once a day while balancing my work-family-house responsibility. But I did it, and it …

30-Day Blogging Challenge Day 30: A picture of myself this day and 5 good things that happened since I started the challenge

What do you know? It’s the last of my 30-Day Blogging Challenge! 5 good things that happened since I started the challenge:- I’m getting myself to blog again. Posts in this blog have come alive. I completed the challenge. I… really… don’t… know. . Frankly, I’m a little bit disappointed …

30-Day Blogging Challenge Day 28: Something that stresses me out

One thing that stresses me out is when I am bothered by someone while I’m focusing on finishing up something. Like when my kids behind me are bothering me while I blog. I’m typing this out on purpose because my son is currently reading this. And he’s laughing. Even though …

30-Day Blogging Challenge Day 14: A picture of me last year. How have I changed?

Eh. Blergh. Oh, gawd, I’m so tired of putting so much of my personal photos online, so I’m not gonna put one here. Especially not when my South Korea posts are coming up. How have I changed compared to last year? I’m working a little bit more on my looks, …

Four faces of Zoolander

30-Day Blogging Challenge Day 23: Favourite movie

Eh? Didn’t I answer this in my previous post?? Let’s change this a bit. Favourite movie actors? I usually don’t have an all-time favourite, it changes depending on what movie and what character they’re playing. I like Ben Stiller when he played Zoolander, and my favourite part of the story …