This is a lot of nerdiness.

In light of my sites’ recent hacking due to an outdated file in a WordPress theme, I went all out with the new backup plan. My databases are now backed up monthly (since they don’t change that often), and a script will download to Dropbox, where they will also be copied to our CrashPlan backup. It’s not a 100% bulletproof ...

progress report on 101 things in 1001 days (august 2012)

Begin Date: July 4, 2010 End Date: April 1, 2013 Items Completed: 64 Items that will not be Completed: 3 I finished 2 things in August 2012: #32 Enter something in the state fair every year, 2010-2012 [3/3] (For year three, I entered scones in the Ag-Hort-Bee category.) #52 Take (new) photos of every place I’ve lived [17/17] (Went to Chicago and got the rest: photoset ...

HACKED.

While we were vacationing in Chicago (which was awesome… more on that when I get the travel journal finished), I got an email from GoDaddy saying that my site had been compromised and was being used for a phishing scam. They attached a screenshot of the page, which was an exact replica of the Wells Fargo login screen. I personally ...

The 1%

Hell YES, it’s been three weeks since I posted. I’ve been busy doin’ stuff. The stuff I’ve been doing on the internet: a new design for for my travel journal, and I LOOOOOOVE it. In addition to the pretty photo headers and much better fonts, it takes advantage of WordPress’ geotagging features, which means I get this fancy map. I ...