Lilia set up a Topic Exchange thingy for AoIR 5.0-related blog posts – all you need to do, if you’re posting something about AoIR, is send a trackback to http://topicexchange.com/t/aoir/ and hey presto, a collaborative on-the-fly AoIR blog is created. Lilia also has a nice little list of bloggers at AoIR.
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Thanks for pointing me to the AoIR Topic Exchange! Those are pretty nifty, but I don’t like the fact that they post everyone’s IP address who pings the channel (if you see a post on someone else’s blog about AoIR, you can post it to the channel too). I used to ping the Invisible Adjunct channel fairly regularly, but I don’t anymore because of the IP address thing.