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Stuff related to running your own business, especially one person bands. Do you see what I did there?

June 13, 2010

Site update

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It has taken a while, but I have finally gotten around to migrating my site onto Wordpress. There are a few reasons why I've moved to Wordpress, but the main one was I needed to get into how it all works. Many people have many different opinions about this system, but it is one of the most popular blogging platforms. Also more and more people are starting to use it as a CMS rather than just a blog. Just the other day whilst having a quiet drink in my local pub, I overheard someone ... read more

March 7, 2010

Why 806

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So, why did I choose the name 806 Software? Well, I decided that just using my name wasn't something I wanted to do. Anyway, all the good domains appear to have been snapped up by all the other Jason McCleans in the world (and Gmail addresses too). So, the advice is to choose something that relates to what you do and also something unique and memorable. Software is kind of understandable. I create software, whether that is based on the Web or the desktop - I'm not limiting myself here.  As ... read more