Tag Archives | Blue Hampshire

New Site- BlueHampshire Meta Open Thread

Sunday Update:  Have updated a number of things that have been brought up in the comment thread. That should make the user experience a bit better here. Also as promised here are a couple of screencast explaining things narrated by your’s truly. These are also available on the Getting Started Page. Screencast: Logging in, Dashboard and User Profile Settings Screencast: New Diary, Formatting Improvements […]

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Conversion Update

Conversion has run in to a couple of snags… and has taken longer than expected. It’s a frustrating world where a “curly quote” can messup a database import script. But here is a little teaser shot. How nice to be able to browse the archives by month! As I mentioned in the first diary there […]

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BH Tech changes (Strange things are afoot at the Circle K)

Blue Hampshire Plans Transition to WordPress Platform From our first diary and first comment Blue Hampshire has been running on “SoapBlox”. SoapBlox is a custom developed web application built by one man’s passion to recreate Daily Kos type functionality for community blogs like BlueHampshire. A custom platform is good in many ways but also has […]

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Changes on the Front Page

Susan has chosen to step down from front page responsibilities here at Blue Hampshire. She will continue to blog and be a strong progressive voice in our state at Susan The Bruce you should check it out and bookmark it. Don’t be surprised if you see her diary or comment here once and a while, […]

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On Disclosure

We have had a long standing policy of “paid” campaign staff required to disclose the fact, particularly if the are posting about their candidate or their opponent. While the policy was put in place during a time when most folks used “screen names” on the internet it is still an important ethical disclosure today. Particularly […]

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Top 10 Diarists, Commenters

Just noticed a new feature in the Soapblox Admin area that reports out on the Top 10 Posters and Commenters… thought you all might like a look Posts* Dean Barker: 4,061* elwood: 939* hannah, 538* Rep. Jim Splaine: 375* Mike Hoefer: 374* Kathy Sullivan 2: 328* Mike Caulfield: 320* susanthe: 302* William Tucker: 287* Jennifer […]

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Top 20 Diaries

Someone asked me about the Top Diaries the other day so I thought I would do a post on in. This is based on total page views to the diary detail page, diaries that appear in full on the front page are some at something of a disadvantage as their content is viewable without a […]

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A Blue Hampshire Endorsement

Today, former Cornerstone Action Executive Director Kevin Smith announced that he is running for governor. Smith, you may remember, was responsible for the single most immoral and offensive campaign ad of 2010. This year, despite claiming to not be focused on social issues, he pressured the legislature to defund Planned Parenthood, pass parental notification and […]

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Suggestion Box

So we’re going to be spending some time before the New Year looking under the BH’s hood to design and implement ways – some small, some big – on making this place better than ever for the 2012 cycle. We’d love to have your input as well. No suggestion is too small or too big […]

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