Composed Bits

Digital artistry and musings by Alan Bland

Remember to Backup Your WordPress Site

If you run a self-hosted WordPress site, don’t forget to include it in your backup plan! Right now my WordPress…

Backing Up After the Demise of Crashplan for Home

I used to recommend Crashplan for Home to everyone who needed to back up their files. Crashplan could back up…

Moving to a New Web Host

Over the next month or two I will be moving all my web sites over to a new web host….

A Story in Seven Images

My favorite images to create are those that tell a story. Even more fun and challenging is to create a…

My Search for a New Backup Solution

As you probably already know, my preferred backup solution, Crashplan for Home, is being discontinued. The service itself goes away…

The Terrifying Tick of Death

If you’ve been using computers with mechanical hard drives long enough, you know the sound. Tick. Tick. Tick. It’s annoying…

Waterbuck in Botswana

We saw many varieties of antelope during our trip to Africa in 2015. These are¬†waterbuck grazing along the Chobe River…

Continuing the Journey

Hey, I’m back! I didn’t really go anywhere, but you may have noticed I haven’t posted anything to the blog…

Afternoon Shadow

The B&W Project 20/26 The late afternoon sun presents a contrast in light and shadow, for the Black & White…

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