New blog, new rules

I’m blogging again.

Or at least, I’m motivated enough to mothball the 8 year-old spammed-to-death carcrash of a Movable Type install on my server and shift to a hosted WordPress blog mapped onto I’ll leave all the old MT posts as they are on Tying to import the posts is not worth the inevitable pain.

Pleasingly, the  DNS CNAME domain mapping malarkey required to get pointed to my wordpress blog was a doddle – all sorted via simple web interfaces.  I even changed the domain registrar for without having to leave my browser to do battle in unixland. Amateurs can now fiddle with the Internet via the Web. Excellent.