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WordPress, stop changing things!

First they invented that terrible new stats page and refused to provide an option to have the “old” one come up as the default, and now the link to the more complete (“old”) stats page has been made more obscure, to the point where I almost didn’t notice it.

More on the stats page in a minute, but so that you don’t see a long post and assume it’s all about that, here’s the other latest annoying change: notifications now look worse, possibly take longer to load, and depending on the type they now require more clicks to actually click on the links in them.

Now, back to that stats page:

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Scheduling posts apparently doesn’t work

Based on somebody else saying they had a problem with it, I tried to schedule my previous post instead of publishing it immediately; it published immediately anyway. I’d never tried this before but I assume the feature hasn’t been nonfunctional for the entire time that it’s existed, so it’s probably yet another example of an “upgrade” making something worse.

I’m scheduling this post for 6:00 PM Central Time tonight (Dec 10), so if you see it before that, this makes twice.

(Or maybe it was just a time zone issue? Can the first person who sees this please comment and say what time it was?)

NovaSaber no more

NovaSaber is dead. He’s not coming back. But he lives on as a part of me!

Actually, he is me. I’ve just decided to start going by a name that I’m more likely to use professionally.

But also, NovaSaber was a name that I had long been using only out of momentum, because it was the name I’d been using for a long time. And I don’t think that a name like that is really who I am anymore.