It is hard to believe that I created WisTex almost 28 years ago, established in the summer of 1986, the year I turned 13 years old. Back then it was a mail order company, where I published a small mail order newsletter and sold advertising in my newsletter and other mail order publications. The name WisTex […]
A lot has changed on the internet since 1995, when I registered my first domain name wistex.com, which was free, by the way. We have the rise of social media, and a whole myriad of changes to how search engines work. We also consume our content in different ways than before, whether it by video or on our mobile devices.
I’ve been taking a closer look at my blog and websites and thinking how to better organize the content I create or curate. While I love sharing cool things I find, it becomes hard to find them again after you have shared them and moved on. Adding them to my blog seems like a good idea at first, but with the variety of topics that I am interested in, it becomes a jumbled mess of unrelated content.
So perhaps it is time to find places for specific types of content.
There is a lot of interesting discussion concerning a proposed policy change over at Wikipedia concerning disclosure of compensated edits on Wikipedia. And people are all over the place in their opinions, with a lot of concerns being raised. Perhaps there is a different solution. Proposed Amendment Here is what they are proposing: A subsection […]