Note on Older Videos Posted on Dandelion Salad by Lo

Jerusalem artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus)

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Last Updated: Jan. 30, 2015

by Lo
editor, Dandelion Salad
March 23, 2014

Videos posted between 2008 and 2013 are not showing up because the coding used to embed the videos no longer work. Lockerz (who bought Vodpod) has shut down. I’m replacing the coding for videos posted in 2014 and also on the “must-see” list, but this takes a lot of time. If anyone has the time to look up the coding (Youtube url) and put that link in the comment section of the post, I’d appreciate it.

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How To Post a Comment on a WordPress.com Blog by Lo

by Lo
Editor, Dandelion Salad
February 25, 2014

It’s not too difficult, but it can be confusing to comment on WordPress.com’s blogs. Here is a screenshot from the comment box on my blog, Dandelion Salad.

Comment Box on WordPress Blogs

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Another New WordPress.com Feature: “Related” Posts by Lo (updated)

Beautiful Fall Day 2013

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by Lo
Editor, Dandelion Salad
Nov. 4, 2013

Before I start complaining about this new feature, I’d like to say that it is a good idea. It’s what I do for almost every blog post: put links to previous posts that are related to the current one. However, I select which previous posts to list at the end of the blog posts.

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The Digest Email Subscriptions Are Not Working Through WordPress.com by Lo (Updated)

Echinacea

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Updated: Sept. 12, 2013

by Lo
Editor, Dandelion Salad
September 6, 2013

The email subscriptions are not working through WordPress.com. It is on the daily and weekly digests, not the individual posts setting for the subscriptions.

It’s been a few weeks and they are trying to fix it.

I’m sorry I didn’t notice until today as I have been so busy posting every day.

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So Sorry For All The Emails On the Older Blog Posts by Lo

Ripening Blackberries

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by Lo
editor, Dandelion Salad
Aug. 15, 2013

I’m so sorry that many of you have received too many emails from Dandelion Salad.

I have had to edit over 200 older posts in the last few days. First I had to make them “privately” published, then had to edit them and republish them.

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Dandelion Salad’s Blog Posts Are Not Spam and the Big, Blue Banner Ads on Videos by Lo

Daffodil

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Updates below

by Lo
Editor, Dandelion Salad
April 23, 2013

Apparently someone posted a link to a blog post from Dandelion Salad onto their Facebook Wall and one (or more) of their friends marked it as “Spam”.

When that happens anyone who now posts a link to a blog post from Dandelion Salad or shares a link via their friends or the Dandelion Salad Page on Facebook has to put in a security code (captcha).

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Dandelion Salad’s Blog Posts Are Not Spam! by Lo

My First Peony

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by Lo
Editor, Dandelion Salad
March 17, 2013

Apparently a few days ago someone posted a link to a blog post from Dandelion Salad onto their Facebook Wall and one (or more) of their friends marked it as “Spam”.

When that happens anyone who now posts a link to a blog post from Dandelion Salad or shares a link via their friends or the Dandelion Salad Page on Facebook has to put in a security code (captcha).

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The Internet Connection is Now Working Again by Lo

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Beautiful Fall Day

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by Lo
Oct. 23, 2012

The Internet connection is now working again.

It was sporadic service from last Tues to Sat, then a serviceman came to fix it on Sat and made it worse, believe or not.

Made another appointment with another serviceman and he replaced the cable line to the utility pole and replaced the modem. And it’s up and running again.

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Five Years for Dandelion Salad … So Time for a New Focus by Lo

Build a Peace Economy!

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by Lo
Editor
Dandelion Salad
June 27, 2012

Well, it’s been 5 years now on Dandelion Salad and most of my regular readers are well informed of the death and destruction running amok in the world, so I’m going to change the focus of the blog.

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Dandelion Salad Stats: 2010 in review

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January 1, 2011

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:

Healthy blog!

The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow.
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The New Media & the Palestine Question: Blogging Out of Conflict

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Jews against zionism 01

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http://thejerusalemfund.org
23 September 2010
The Palestine Center
Washington, DC

Palestine Center

Panel 1 – Changing the Public Discussion
Participants: Jerome Slater, Adam Horowitz
Moderator: Will Youmans

Addressing: How has blogging/new media affected the public debate on Israel/Palestine? How has blogging/new media responded to the Main Stream Media and vice versa? What results has this interaction had on the public discussion of Israel/Palestine?

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