Sydic8.com has been
pulling my RSS file for some time now, but I didn't realize it would
actually display the
contents of the file. It is interesting to see my blog using a different
layout than one I created. My complaint about the way it's being presented
at Sydic8.com is the lack of distinction between each entry. Other than
that, it doesn't look all that bad although I can see a potential
problem where an entry has a very long title and a very
Also, in looking over the page, I found yet another small bug—for the
RSS feed, I (supposedly) check
each URL and if it's
relative to this site I change it to an abolute
URL so the links will
still work in a foreign environment.
Only it looks like I missed a few local links.
Back to the source code …
Obligatory Contact Info
You have my permission to link freely to any entry here. Go
ahead, I won't bite. I promise.
The dates are the permanent links to that day's entries (or
entry, if there is only one entry). The titles are the permanent
links to that entry only. The format for the links are
simple: Start with the base link for this site: http://boston.conman.org/, then add the date you are
interested in, say 2000/08/01,
so that would make the final URL:
You can also specify the entire month by leaving off the day
portion. You can even select an arbitrary portion of time.
You may also note subtle shading of the links and that's
intentional: the “closer” the link is (relative to the
page) the “brighter” it appears. It's an experiment in
using color shading to denote the distance a link is from here. If
you don't notice it, don't worry; it's not all that
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symbol, design element, et cetera mentioned in these pages is a
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owner(s), and acknowledgement of this status is implied.