So here we are. 10 years. A decade. 3653 days. 452 postings. Some good stuff. Some bad stuff. Some terrible stuff. A decade is a long time. But its end is also just the beginning of the next one. [Read more…] about A Decade of EagerEyes
A Decade of EagerEyes
When the site turned 10 years old, I wrote a series of postings under this tag. They talk about some of its history, the why of running it, and thoughts about the future.
Have you ever wondered where the weird name comes from, what the site was like before it was a blog, and how it all got started? This posting has all the answers. [Read more…] about The EagerEyes Origin Story
Why spend countless hours writing a blog like this? What do I get out of it? What do I hope to accomplish? What is the purpose? [Read more…] about Why I Do This
This site has gone through many different looks and designs. I haven’t kept count, but I’d be surprised if it was fewer than ten. So far, they have all either been off-the-shelf generic designs or ones I had created myself. For its tenth birthday, I decided to splurge and get eagereyes a complete makeover: a new theme and a real, custom logo. [Read more…] about Meet the New Logo and Theme!
I have opinions. I state those opinions. Not everybody likes my opinions. And sometimes it’s not just a matter of opinion, but also of tone and approach. Criticism can be a useful tool or it can be an angry attack. Figuring out which is which isn’t always easy while you’re doing it. [Read more…] about The Controversies
Just ahead of the first decade of this website’s history clicking over, here’s a look back at where things started. Some of those postings were terrible, some of them were quite prescient or are even still popular. [Read more…] about Eagereyes’ Early History
October 1 marks the ten-year anniversary of this website. Well, it’s really older than that, but the first posting in its modern history is dated October 1, 2006. To celebrate, this week will see a posting every day, so hold on to your hats! [Read more…] about The Ten Years of EagerEyes Blogstravaganza