New site design

A new site design went live yesterday. If you haven't checked my site in a while, click through to see it, it's worth it. The new header image is a panoramic photograph taken atop the Parang Mountains, on the Transalpina Road, which I just wrote about. The header also celebrates the 10-year anniversary of my website … Continue reading New site design

2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here's a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow. Crunchy numbers The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 340,000 times in 2010. If it were an exhibit at … Continue reading 2010 in review

New, lower pricing on web use photo licenses

I've decided to try something different, and lowered the prices for the web-use photo licenses (the 1 megapixel sizes) to $3 for personal uses and $5 for commercial uses. These sizes are great for article illustrations, or for header images for your websites, or even for desktop wallpapers. A typical 1 megapixel image is a … Continue reading New, lower pricing on web use photo licenses

Are you subscribed to the right feed for my site?

A lot of my readers are still subscribed to the standard site feed, at http://www.raoulpop.com/feed/rss2/ but that may become inactive, as I'm making some changes on the server side, so please make sure you're subscribed to http://feeds.feedburner.com/Raoul which will continue to stay the same for the foreseeable future. Check your feed readers and make the … Continue reading Are you subscribed to the right feed for my site?