Software Geeks Who Change Things Just Because They Can

My rant about wordpress….

D.Katie Powell Art

Screen Shot 2016-05-09 at 7.31.12 AMRemember when life was much easier at WP?
For instance, remember when all you had to do was click
on the little chain-linky-symbol to do it all, above?
You’d highlight the link phrase,
then hit that chain-linky-symbol,
choose your I-want-it-to-open-in-another-page,
and then it stayed that way
until you were done with your session.

(BTW, I may be blonde-now-grey,
but do not mistake my silliness for stupidity.
I’ve been using a computer for 40 years.)

Screen Shot 2016-05-09 at 7.27.20 AM

Then the other day I clicked on the chain-linky-symbol,
and this “shortcut” came up.  Okay, I’m game IF THE CHANGE IS A GOOD ONE so I played along, however,
I did this skeptically, because I am finding on
my new Mac the software designers created shortcuts
and ended up also taking out the ways that actually work,
which is a problem for those of us who are not just
sending texts to friends but real honest-to-goddess…

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About dkatiepowellart

hollywood baby turned beach gurl turned steel&glass city gurl turned cowgurl turned herb gurl turned green city gurl. . . artist writer photographer. . . cat lover but misses our big dogs, gone to heaven. . . buddhist and interested in the study of spiritual traditions. . . foodie, organic, lover of all things mik, partner in conservation business mpfconservation, consummate blogger, making a dream happen, insomniac who is either reading buddhist teachings or not-so-bloody mysteries or autobio journal thangs early in the morning when i can't sleep
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