Using Gravatars

Using Gravatars

The more lively WordPress blogs around the internet develop a community of regular visitors participating in ongoing conversations in the comments section of every post.  You’ll often see small “thumbnail” images representing each person as they...
Akismet Knows Spam

Akismet Knows Spam

One of the essential first plugins to activate in your WordPress web site these days is spam comment filtering. As soon as you start a new WordPress site, it will begin attracting spam comments — comments designed to link to other sites and sell stuff; usually...
WordPress v3.3

WordPress v3.3

Attention Oakley Studio clients, a major WordPress update (version 3.3) is out today. If you’re set up with a WordPress blog as part of your site hosting, then log into your Dashboard and look for the update link near the top of the page. Takes about 30sec to...
The New iPhone 4S

The New iPhone 4S

Yeah, last month Patricia and I both got the latest greatest iPhones, the new iPhone 4S with the 8-megapixel camera and Siri talking assitant. You might think that, being a Mac guy, surely I get the newest iPhone every year… however that would not be true. My...