Sadly, my birthday week is coming to a close. It wasn’t exactly what I’ve expected and I’ve learned that I really need to “go with the flow” more and not stick to such strict schedules. As I was preparing this list, I realized that I haven’t been surfing at all and didn’t have much to add. Some people seem to really like the lists but I am starting to question whether or not I’m going to continue it.
I want to give a shout-out to some awesome people that have been really supportive and who I am so glad that I’ve met.
These are all people that I only know virtually – I haven’t met a single one of them in real life. Maybe someday I will.
I can’t possibly include everyone so for now I’ve listed 10.
One of the problems with WordPress archives listed by month in the sidebar is that the list becomes really long when you have been blogging for a long time. Siel at green LA girl has been blogging since July 2005 and had removed her archive list from the front page sidebar because it had become so unwieldy.
I investigated a variety of solutions and Siel decided to use the Clean Archives Reloaded plugin, which creates a collapsible list or archived entries on an archive page rather than listing them in the sidebar.
Take a second to look at how the plugin works on Siel’s site and then come back and follow the installation instructions.
To install and set this plugin up on your site do the following: