Disable Trackbacks in WordPress

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To disable trackbacks and pingbacks completely on WordPress, do the following: 1. Disable for new posts Uncheck the following setting: Settings>Discussion>Allow link notifications from other blogs (pingbacks and trackbacks) This will disable trackbacks and pingbacks for all future posts, but not for existing posts. 2. Disable them on existing posts Go to your Posts page […]

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Sometime around the start of the year, I started to take a form of ‘reading break‘. It’s where you de-tune yourself from the daily consumption of media, and instead, read a book! As I work on the internet, I wasn’t planning to take time away from work, so would still be using the internet. However, […]

2012 Accomplishments

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Instead of writing what I’m going to do in 2013, here’s some of what I did in 2012: Read significantly more (15+ books in 2012, maybe 3 or 4 in 2011) Hint: if you want to read more, buy a Kindle! Watched a lot less TV (no longer have TV on in the morning or […]

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About to pay a 35p tax bill. Seriously! Printing and posting the letter probably cost HMRC about £2.

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Q: Best time to open your Christmas Chocolate Orange? A: When no one else is around.

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The stuff self-employed dreams are made of: trying to get a buggy router to assign DHCP addresses properly at 10pm on Christmas Eve.

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10yo brother says to me last week. “What starts with an ‘F’ and ends with an ‘uck’?”. “Firetruck”.

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Two little brothers just turned up full of character. 10yo says “Fergus, what would win in a fight: a robotic bigfoot or a two-headed dinosaur?”. I say “What kind of dinosaur, a T-Rex?”. 10yo “Yeah”. I say “The dinosaur obviously!”. 10yo screams to his big brother while waving his arms wildly “HA HA, IN YOUR […]