Weblogs R 4 Ever

01/27/2005

Diva dahlings weblogs are not like changing your hair style or switching from pink passion nail polish to devlish red. Once you click publish your blog lives forever in cyberspace. Even if one or two search engines zap it, you can bet your last pair of Dolce & Gabbanas that somewhere someone has a copy of your post.

ClickZ Search Engine Watch article Google Employee Pulls Critical Blog Posts is a must read for all bloggers. Interesting ...  Bloglines reproduceds all the posts that were on the original site. Apparently, the blog sent out the full-text of posts in its feed, causing this to happen.

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And if you move your blog, ugh. My most popular post ever was on my old blog and now? It's kinda hard to find it.

My advice do NOT change your blog's URL unless there is no other choice. The links are out there!

Posted by: Tris Hussey on Jan 27, 2005 7:16:05 PM

Tris -

Question frm a non tech diva - can't you redirect the url?

Posted by: Toby on Jan 27, 2005 7:18:31 PM

"Weblogs R 4 Ever"

There's a scary thought:)

Posted by: Jim Logan on Jan 27, 2005 8:04:21 PM

Saddly, no. Since I deleted the post, the really ugly permalink link is gone forever. Another Weblogs R 4 Ever example...

Posted by: Tris Hussey on Jan 27, 2005 9:57:24 PM

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