Dear RDC community and occasional or first-time readers:
Monday, August 1st, will be our official “Red Dirt Chronicles” first birthday. What began back in May of 2010 as a small individual project, was turned into a group contributor project just twelve months ago. So much has happened since then; so much writing has taken place, decisions to grow or change the way we do things, and our second website is – at this very moment – getting its third set of upgrades.
A few of those upgrades you’ll notice immediately, but some of them will take a few weeks to work themselves out. For example, if you read the RDC on your mobile phone, you might have noticed an RDC Mobile version available at our website. That is…IF you have an iPhone, an Android, or a few other styles. However, we’re still working on the Blackberry upgrade. Technical details take patience and much debugging. I truly appreciate our web developer, Maria Yuliana, for the work she does behind the scenes.
Another special announcement is that last night we surpassed the “100,000 reads” mark. As editor, I was keeping my fingers crossed to reach that milestone before our first birthday. And…we did it, with two whole days to spare!
Our contributors and our readers, and the connection and feedback between them is basically all that the RDC comprises. Therefore, I want to first thank all our contributors who have labored, thought, written and thought some more over this past year. In fact, Continue reading The Red Dirt Chronicles: A Year in Review Plus Our Top 25 Most-Read Posts