Category Archives: Website Update

Annual Cleaning of spam etc

I was long overdue to clean up the user database. I’ve been getting about 30 -40 spam user sign ups a day lately and had to bulk delete around 5,000 spam users. Unfortunately there’s no easy way to do that … Continue reading

Posted in Website Update | 1 Comment

webring

so I joined this webring thing….yeah, it hijacked my browser so it’s already gone.  I hate when stuff works like that.

Posted in Website Update | Leave a comment

Techie Post

I thought I’d write a post about the tech side of this blog. I’ve recently done a number of updates and figured someone might be interested in the behind the scenes aspect of what shows up here.

Posted in Website Update | 1 Comment

Adding maps

So, I’m thinking about adding maps to peoples pages showing where they lived during their lives. I will be using a word press plugin called “Comprehensive Google Maps”. I want to eventually get a map showing where everyone came from … Continue reading

Posted in General Genealogy, Maps, Website Update | Leave a comment

New look and new functionality

How do you like the new look?  Those pictures up there ^^^ if you click on them they’ll take you to the last (or is it first?) in each family line that’s featured on here.  There’s also a little tab … Continue reading

Posted in Website Update | Leave a comment

Web browser

BTW the site looks MUCH better if viewed in FIREFOX.

Posted in Website Update | Leave a comment

website goes BOOM!!

Ok, I did something REALLY stupid and made the rootspersona part of the website go BOOM and have to be reset so links in some of the recent posts to people, pics etc might not work but anything newer than … Continue reading

Posted in Website Update | Leave a comment

rootspersona

uh-oh…I love rootspersona but the latest upgrade whacked out the pictures sizes on here. If you go to peoples pages the first picture seems to be HUGE!! or at least the ones I looked at tonight. still it’s an AWESOME … Continue reading

Posted in Website Update | Leave a comment

rootspersona

ok, using a new plug in to display people’s info called rootsPersona. So far it’s cool…check out the tab above for Family and click on Ollie Whitney or John Blagg. Neat huh? I’ll keep the old style Families TNG for … Continue reading

Posted in Website Update | Leave a comment

oops I broke the theme

Yep I broke the theme so there’s a new look and I’ll be tweeking things for a bit.

Posted in Website Update | Leave a comment