The Pomo Blog is back in business

Greetings, fellow travelers.

This blog has been sick for nearly three years, but today I can pronounce it healthy and recovered. Long-term readers will recall I was infected by a virus that likely came in via the shared hosting I was unfortunately using at the time. The event corrupted all of my archives at that point and broke everything. While I was able to get it up and running, it wasn’t the same until these last few weeks and months. I’m now on a dedicated Unix server with people I really trust, and all ten years of my archives have been fully restored (3,000+ posts).

Tony Cecala

I want to thank Tony Cecala, Ph.D., Dallas area WordPress guru, and alpha geek for his effort in fixing what was an incredible mess. I’m also taking some advanced classes with Tony and hope to better my skills at using the software that has become the default, go-to CMS for the open source community. I can’t possibly over recommend Tony and his knowledge and experience with WordPress. If you really need an expert (as I did), he’s your guy.

I’ve also been very busy writing other things the past year and haven’t really been able to dedicate the time necessary to serious blogging. It’s looking like that’s about to change, so I promise I’m back with a serious intent to spend more quality time here.

I want to also take a moment to point to what Dave Winer’s doing with tabbed rivers that run on RSS. The future for information distribution lies here, not in privately held profit centers like Facebook or Twitter. I hope to be adding my 2 cents to this important discussion, for nothing less that the future of our industry (and perhaps even press freedom) is at stake.

Thanks for being with me over the last couple of years. Keep coming back.

Comments

  1. congrats.

    here’s to another 10 years.

    we should really talk about how you can easily point terryheaton.com over here 😉

  2. Congrats Terry.

    I am a long time fan of your work, no matter where it is posted or hosted.

    As someone who still works in broadcast news, now at it nearly 20 years, I always look forward to reading your stuff. I find it very informative and helpful in understanding where news and media are heading.

    All the best.

    Tom Tucker

  3. Steve, I’m routing terryheaton.com to this domain. Been meaning to do that. Thanks for the reminder.

    Tom, many, many thanks. These days, it’s hard to find believers. Best to you.

    t

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