Been quite a hectic time in my geek world this weekend. I’ve been trying to rejuvenate my kids laptops, shifted a web site, almost created an infinite loop of autoposting, bought some Xbox gear, blogged a bit and even had some phone geeking too.
Sophie has an 8 year old laptop, and Frankie’s is about 5 years old. I managed to get Linux Mint installed on Sophie’s then opted to “downgrade” to Lubuntu. After a few attempts I managed to get it installed and it runs quite well. Thought the same would go for Frankie’s machine.
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So I have been using IFTTT (If This Then That) web site for a while to automate some of my Social Media posting, for example updating my blog here when I post a link on Facebook. After a certain amount of trial and error I think that I had it set up quite nicely however I just moved my site from Posterous to WordPress and there are obviously a few differences.
Continue reading Auto-post Loop hell
I just noticed yesterday that Posterous is closing down. I need to move all my site to a new host and though WordPress would be the easiest way. Let’s see how this all goes.
I’ve got until the end of April to get everything transferred – including DNS. Hope I can get this done in time. Then I can maybe concentrate on getting some actual “quality” content out there.
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