WordPress.com proves why you’re always at the mercy of free blogging platforms

The news that Automattic has finally rolled out email subscriptions on WordPress.com goes to prove the point that, no matter how good a free blogging platform is, you’re always at its mercy when it comes to features. That might sound obvious, but it’s something that’s easy for new bloggers to overlook. While it’s wise to […]

Who is Posterous good for?

Posterous has caused quite a stir in the blogging world, because it all but removes even the moderate level of complexity that other blogging platforms tend to put in the way of simply publishing. The service has even managed, somehow, to alter my view a little on using free, non-self-hosted blogging platforms, though I’d still […]