Category Archives: Internet & Technology

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Site updates

A few site updates I forgot to mention in the other post... 1. Burned-Bridges.net looks a little different. I mentioned that I was working on a new layout, so I decided to put a little something up there in the meantime: Image links to my active hostees and sites hosted on bbnet. 2. I upgraded WordPress to version 2.6. I didn't read the specs about what was included in the upgrade, but there weren't any significant things that I noticed aside from the "word count" to the right-hand side of ... Continue Reading

#360

I started a lengthy post about my trip to the hospital last Tuesday for a kidney pre-donor evaluation, but I never got the chance to finish it. I'll get to that sooner or later... probably later rather than sooner. A few exciting things happened today. And by a few, I mean a few - as in two. Yep. Just two. Haha. 1. I was inspired to start working on a new layout for Burned-Bridges.net. I think I deserve a standing ovation for my efforts. I could very well wake up tomorrow, decide that I don't ... Continue Reading

Well I tried

I was working on a new layout, but I have a killer headache from trying to configure one of the plugins and my eyes are going to melt out of my skull if I sit here any longer. No new layout today, kids, sorry.

My first ever “true” vector image

I have been working on basically one graphic for the past few months. Haha. It is my first ever true "vector" image, created with Illustrator. I exported it to PSP7 in order to put the border and text on, but the final image will be from Illustrator. I used an image of Gwen Stefani for the base pose and took it from there. It needs a lot of work, especially on the hair and the eyes, but it is certainly a start and a step up from my first-ever "vexel" image (a vector-style image created in a raster ... Continue Reading

Oops… Screwed Up the Layout

You might have noticed something: the page changed a little bit. Why? Well, I accidentally replaced the style.css content with the sidebar.php content and had to, essentially, redesign the style.css file. Oops. So, the layout is a little bit different now, and there are a few things that still need to be changed that I will do soon.