How to export from Posterous to a self hosted WordPress blog

On August 1, 2012, Posted by , In News, By ,,, , With No Comments

For me, going on holiday is always dangerous. Too much time on my hands, and always needing a project to keep me occupied. Well this week’s trip triggered an impulse to migrate and redesign my personal blog. For some sitting on a sun lounger and sipping cocktails is a holiday. To me…

Posterous is Joining the Flock at Twitter – The Official Posterous Space

On March 12, 2012, Posted by , In News, By ,,, , With No Comments

Big news: Posterous has been acquired by Twitter! The opportunities in front of Twitter are exciting, and we couldn’t be happier about bringing our team’s expertise to a product that reaches hundreds of millions of users around the globe. Plus, the people at Twitter are genuinely nice folks who share…

Half a day in with Posterous

On August 12, 2011, Posted by , In News, By , With No Comments

So far so good with Posterous. It looks like it can tick my boxes for being a low friction blogging platform.  So far the only “issues” I have are: The web editor is very basic compared to many. No ability to control the appearance of images without editing the source code No…

WordPress or Posterous?

On August 11, 2011, Posted by , In News, By ,, , With No Comments

I’m in the middle of a blogging platform crisis.  I’ve been using WordPress for over two years as the platform for ibegyourparton.co.uk however WordPress requires a lot of heavy lifting, even though in return you get total control over everything you could ever need. I’m starting to think a lightweight,…