Posts tagged "metablogging"

Tumblr Flags Too Much

Posted at by Ross Light
Screenshot of a flagged Tumblr post for the account zombieetc. The content of the post is a scene from Bravest Warriors featuring Catbug.

As I’m shutting down my Tumblr, I took one last look through all my fandom blog posts. Not even my most wholesome fandom posts are safe from Tumblr’s new content policy. Good riddance.

No More Tumblr

Posted at by Ross Light

This is my first post to this blog in a long time, and it is with a fully new engine! is now entirely hosted by Firebase Hosting and generated by Hugo.

When I first joined Tumblr, it was a very different blogging service than what it has grown into. And especially now that I am working in open source and wanting to post more regularly about more in-depth technical content, I want to have a platform that I can post to and not worry about my content going away. As such, I’ve also copied my content on Medium into this blog.

Zombie Zen: An HTML5 Success Story

Posted at by Ross Light

It’s the rage on the internet and just one in a long line of buzzwords from the internet: HTML5. Many of my technically inclined followers know of HTML5. Even my followers who have been on the Internet in the past few months may have heard of it. The promises it makes are wild and varied: spectacular video, ground-breaking graphics, awesome apps, and astounding audio. But what does HTML5 mean, and why is it good? And more importantly, how is Zombie Zen using it?

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Site Redesign

Posted at by Ross Light

Hey everyone:

Because I am doggedly determined to run a great site, I’ve done a complete redesign of the visual theme for Zombie Zen. However, this process is not the smoothest, so please be aware that there may be some display issues. Bear with me for the next couple of days.

Hope you like it painted black! :)

What I really should be doing

Posted at by Ross Light

I should blog more. Increase the power of my words and whatnot. Meh. I don’t have too much to say and I don’t want to waste anyone’s time. That’s all.