Blog Tasks


(in process) Categorize all posts (1 category per post, see Daveostory Taxonomy + Categorization + Etc Worksheet (1600+ so far)

Move “ephemera” top level category post into sub-categories (disappear them for now)

Import > add to “tools and annotations” category with tags


Top level navigation with pages + endless goodness + personal musings + contact

Left side menu with categories 

Top menu item “Endless Goodness” (all posts except ephemera and personal musings)

Write “Category Descriptions” to appear on top on category view

Design + Theme

Bits o’ design inspiration

Add a theme which is flexible and clean (2 columns + header variety)

Ensure text area is maximum size (no right column required)

Change css on title to remove ALLCAPs and display Normal Title Case

Create front page with welcome message and featured post(s) videos, audio,… How and what to do with this?

Add Social widget in posts

Indicators to show post type (video, link, normal, aside, …) whilst in list view etc.

Implement rotating  headers using dave’s static montage art

Content + Archive

Tune up / combine / streamline pages:


  • speaking 
  • publishing
  • media kit
  • resume

Pods + Vids + Art

Upload PfGB to (see Podcast Migration worksheet) UNDERWAY

Upload Canucks outsider and Olympic outsider to (see Podcast Migration worksheet)

Fill up writing project sections with appropriate writing

Import videos (1 post for each video including descriptions and tags – file as needed, video dim sum for misc) NOTE: Mostly done

Post for each art piece (painting + static montage) including notes (size, medium, series #) including + Annotations & more at: Library

Testing + Polishing

Add You might also like

Update all URLs after moving shit around

Add Sitemap.xml

Add to Google Webmaster tool with Sitemap.xml (upload file to root for auth) & Analytics

Turn off robots to

Test for bad links (many!!!)

Consider stock footers for categories (podfeeds etc)

Rebuild and test with itunes all podcast feeds

  • Choogle
  • Postcards
  • Feasthouse – underway
  • Olympics – underway
  • Urban Van – underway
  • Canucks (maybe)
  • Planning and Doing

    later… “Buy stuff” page

    Add this list to a page

    Alert friends of assistance needed

Whatcha think?