Author: doc

  • #SidewalkFriends: Bride Of Frankenstein

    #SidewalkFriends: Bride Of Frankenstein

    I like to keep my eye out for cool shapes during my walks and use them as inspiration for my #SidewalkFriends drawings. It’s like my version of hunting for Pokémon. A dry section of the sidewalk on a wet day was the inspiration for this week’s Sidewalk Friends sketch. A new #SidewalkFriends sketch, inspired by some wet…

  • Testing the Fediverse Embeds Plugin For WordPress

    Testing the Fediverse Embeds Plugin For WordPress

    I’m testing out the new Fediverse Embeds Plugin by Stefan Bohacek today. Let’s give it a test by embedding Stefan’s announcement post on Mastodon. My Fediverse Embeds WordPress plugin is now available in the plugin directory: Huge thanks to everyone who helped me test it during the initial development! #wordpress #WordPressPlugin #fediverse #embeds —…

  • Tumblr Is Downsizing

    Tumblr Is Downsizing

    Automattic, the makers of, acquired Tumblr in 2019. They put a big investment into bringing new users to the platform, including building a Gutenberg-powered post editor, but they failed to make the site profitable. This week, an internal document leaked that showed Automattic would soon be moving Tumblr employees onto other projects (like…

  • Sidewalk Friends: Coffee Gremlin

    Sidewalk Friends: Coffee Gremlin

    Spilled coffee was the reference for today’s #SidewalkFriends sketch. I know it’s not technically a sidewalk or even outdoors, but sometimes you gotta shake things up a little bit. Just try not to spill it on your counter