That’s right, with the app “Jetpack – Website Builder” (from Automattic, Inc), you can make an article and publish it without ever needing to access a personal computer! Honestly, publishing this post was so easy, it might be the thing that gets me back into blogging.
Anyhow, this isn’t a paid ad or anything, I just wanted to try out this app and announce that there might be more posts because it’s fairly easy to make them.
Time between searching “does wordpress have an app?” to publishing this article: ~15 minutes
I really like this IFTTT thing. I’ve created some “recipes” to play with and they work pretty well. I created one that allows me to send a SMS with a #r hashtag to IFTTT and the contents are then used to create a reminder note in Microsoft OneNote. I found a couple others of interest including one that monitors for new WordPress posts, and if it contains a specific category or tag, it will post a link to it to my Twitter account. I’ll have to see how well that works.
The server on which I host my website had a DDOS attack against it taking it down. Lots of fun there! Here is an interesting attack map provided by Google.