How to fix: “Unable to create directory” Error for Media Uploads on WordPress 3.0?

So. I had a problem with one of my customers wordpress sites this evening: when uploading content I kept on getting this error: Unable to create directory /home/username/public_html/wp-content/uploads/2010/07. Is its parent directory writable by the server? As I hadn’t changed anything and had been able to upload images easily enough before so I was a […]

@Disqus Comments at the Independent

I was very excited to stumble upon this (recent I presume) development at the Independent newspaper: an abandoning of their old comments system and it’s replacement with the Disqus system of comments I use here at and for most of my other clients. Now I like to comment on stories I read, and I […]