Posts Tagged ‘differences’

Olive Oil Review List – Trader Joe’s – Top 10ish


Can’t call it a top 10 list like our wine review list, because it’s easier to drink a bottle of wine than a bottle of olive oil.



Tikka Masala & Spiced Green Pea Rice – Target – Archer Farms – Food Review


Target versus Trader Joe’s.  Who ever thought the world would come to this?


Trader Joe’s Extra Virgin Olive Oil – Food Review – oil-off deux


Oil-off – deux.


Chicken and Tuna Snack Kits – Food Review – Comparison


Aldi versus Bumble Bee?  Right down to the little plastic spoons, it’s hard to find any differences in these lunch “kits”.


WordPress – .com vs. .org – speed and freedom


Speed And Freedom

.com is sort of slow to edit                    .org is better

Speed counts. Normally we’d think of this as how fast your blog posts are served up to your readers. That hasn’t been a problem so far with either  the .com or .org version. What you’ll notice more is how slow it is to edit your posts directly on .com using the built-in editor.


WordPress – .com vs. .org – monetizing


Monetizing Your Blog

com is restrictive and sort of fuzzy             org is wide open

Monetizing your blog simply means making money from your blog.    While many of you writing blogs, write for personal reasons, it would be an incentive if you could earn a few dollars a year to treat yourself to a dinner or kitchen gadget you’ve always wanted from all the hard work you’ve done to create and maintain your blog’s content.  Making money on the web generally involves running;  banner ads, ad services and or links to sites where you might make a small commission for referrals and any sales coming from you. is very restrictive in what you can do to monetize your blog. is your baby to do with as you want. 


WordPress – .com vs. .org – custom header


Custom Header

.com makes it easy                      .org is more difficult

Almost no WordPress blog stays with the basic blue and white text header for very long.  (more…)

WordPress – .com vs. .org – proofreading



.com has this feature .org does not have this feature

In the user profile section the .com version has a whole slew of options for something called proofreading. The .org version has none of these.


WordPress – .com vs. .org – Akismet – spaminator


Akismet – Spaminator

.com has this feature .org does not have this feature

Akismet helps protect your blog from blog comment spam. Comment spam? Is this caused by global warming? (more…)

WordPress – .com vs. .org – plugins



Plugins are various extensions to the basic functionality of WordPress software. When added to WordPress, they provide new features without changing, or breaking, how WordPress basically works. WordPress is the house, the fireplace is the plugin. To digress. In real terms, a fireplace is a pretty damn big plugin. It’s probably not the best example to use. But since blogging is as much a virtual world as real, and we’ve all seen the Matrix so we know what virtual means, we won’t sweat the details on building that fireplace.


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