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A Ghost of my former blog?

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So, having recently decided to restart a blog (or collection of random rants) the obvious first question is what software to use. This is my fourth incarnation of a blog, having started with b2, then a custom thing and finally finding my way - like everyone else - to Wordpress. I like Wordpress, but it's far too bloated for my simple blog, and I've never been a huge fan of the WYSIWYG editor) Increasingly Wordpress has grown beyond simple blogs - there's a few sites using it as a 'full CMS' and a friend of mine even runs her small online store and ticket booking for "The Wee Food Tour" using…

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Here we go again... ?

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I last maintained a regular blog (well, collection of rants and other miscellaneous nonsense) from 2004-2009, it was actually reasonably well received and a few people stole content from it (I guess imitation is the highest form of flattery?) Anyway, a lot has changed, and mostly moved over to Twitter and Facebook. However occasionally 140 characters isn't enough, or a wider audience than Facebook is desirable. Anything here is my opinion, and just that. It doesn't reflect that of my employer, anyone I've worked with in the past, friends family or anyone else - just me. If it's factually inacc…

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