Skip to main content

Questions tagged [blog]

This tag is for questions about the TeX - LaTeX blog.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
43 votes
1 answer

TeXtalk interviews

TeXtalk Introduction As part of the celebrations of our first birthday, we decided to interview great members of our community. Since we ...
28 votes
2 answers

Should we continue our blog?

animuson of the Stack Overflow team said here: Blog Overflow is actually going to be shutting down completely soon, so it doesn't make sense for us to invest time in fixing any bugs for it. We'...
Stefan Kottwitz's user avatar
  • 232k
21 votes
1 answer

TeXtalk interviews and blog infrastructure

quack Dear friends, I'd like to talk about our interview series and the blog infrastructure. This is our current workflow for publishing an interview: We close the interview, limiting its beginning ...
Paulo Cereda's user avatar
  • 44.3k
17 votes
3 answers

Clearer formatting of dialogue in TeXtalk

Currently the dialogue of TeXtalk is formatted by <strong> for the speaker and <p> to separate lines. Here is an example from the interview with Yiannis Lazarides: This format may be ...
N.N.'s user avatar
  • 36.3k
17 votes
1 answer

Update the TeX Community Blog logo

Now that the logo has the real kerning, the Community Blog logo should be updated, too. Compare: ( logo) (blog logo) I stick to my comment to Jin's answer though, that the braces ...
doncherry's user avatar
  • 54.8k
16 votes
4 answers

How about a TeX.SX blog?

A recent StackOverflow blog post announced the lauch of blogoverflow: stackexchange community blogs. Do we think the TeX community wants one? I know several members already have their own blogs (...
Seamus's user avatar
  • 73.4k
15 votes
1 answer

Embedded videos support for our blog

'ello friends. :) Sometimes, I would like to embed a video in a blog post. Sadly, I've been struggling with the Wordpress editor and some other spooky magic tags found in the WP documentation, but I ...
Paulo Cereda's user avatar
  • 44.3k
12 votes
1 answer

How can one comment on a TeXtalk interview?

unfortunately, i was not available while the interview with Aditya was happening, and i would like to comment on one point that he made: "I think that there are a very few journal who will accept ...
barbara beeton's user avatar
11 votes
13 answers

What would you like to read in a TeX.SX blog?

The new TeX.SX community blog has been launched. Which subjects do you suggest it should deal with? What would you like to see there? Which topics would you enjoy reading about - the site, the site's ...
11 votes
4 answers
285 views blog feedback

Now that there is a blog started, a key question is getting some feedback. I've written both the 'hello world' post and something a bit more substantial. What to write for the blog depends on the ...
Joseph Wright's user avatar
  • 261k
11 votes
1 answer

The prominent link to has been buried

I'm fairly sure that used to be linked to in the top bar by the word "blog", close to the chat link. Now we have a supply of good content on the blog it seems to have ...
Charles Stewart's user avatar
11 votes
1 answer

HTTP vs HTTPS in blog link

I don't know how this is possible, but I get the TeX SE blog for and a completely different page for What is happening here? How is it possible? What can be ...
Fabian Röling's user avatar
10 votes
1 answer

How can I contribute to the Blog?

The title says it (almost) all. If and when I think I have something useful to say on the blog, as a post, rather than a comment, how will I go about it? Is there a moderation process, and how do I ...
Brent.Longborough's user avatar
9 votes
0 answers

Blog post on new KOMAscript release (v3.11), with new English manual

For once I'd like to make a blog post: Markus Kohm, maintainer of KOMAscript has published a new version (3.11) of the KOMAscript bundle. There is one extraordinary issue: The new version includes a ...
Keks Dose's user avatar
  • 31.1k
8 votes
1 answer

Can the blog formatting be cleaned up?

I don't know how to contact the administrators of the tex-talk blog (which used to be the TeX blog on this network before that got closed down), but in the transfer from the SE network it would appear ...
Andrew Stacey's user avatar
6 votes
1 answer

Why isn't our blog appearing on the main page?

At the moment, I see 15 blogs listed on Some blogs already contain many posts, some blogs less than ours. And I think our TeX blog is of good quality. Isn't it ready to be shown on ...
Stefan Kottwitz's user avatar
  • 232k
6 votes
1 answer

Posting an article to the blog

The answer to How can I contribute to the Blog? outlines the theory of how one can contribute to the blog. How is it done in practice? I wrote a short report on snippets and their use in the ...
Dror's user avatar
  • 22.6k