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Flickr woes

It's a good time to bring up and finally publish this post, which I originally began writing when SmugMug took over flickr from the folks that bought it from Yahoo (can't remember their name) nearly 2 years ago. ICYMI, the CEO of SmugMug/flickr sent out an appeal asking people to support flickr by purchasing a… Continue reading Flickr woes

knitting · Online Life

This site and the GDPR

There’s been a lot of concern, confusion and angst by site owners here on WordPress.com ahead of implementing the EU’s new General Data Protection Regulation on May 25th and the impact that will have on site owners and visitors. At the moment, the only thing I can suggest is that you take the time to read… Continue reading This site and the GDPR

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Crisis Somewhat Averted!-A Knitty/Patreon Update

Amy has just advised that Patreon has backed down and will not be rolling out the new fee schedule! Amy is none-the-less setting up an alternate donation system for those that want it. More to come; stay tuned. In the meantime, however, Knitty lost 200 patrons. 😦 Creators and Patrons, We’ve heard you loud and… Continue reading Crisis Somewhat Averted!-A Knitty/Patreon Update