Fix It: HemingwayEX without UltimateTagWarrior in WordPress 2.3

As mentioned in my previous post, in order to speed things up on my blog, I have removed the UTW (UltimateTagWarrior) plugins. Unfortunately, the theme that I use (and subsequently modified) relies on UTW for a lot of things. One of these was causing issues for users coming from a Google search related to Tags. […]

Blog Optimization…it’s WAY too SLOW!

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I use a couple of 3rd party monitoring sites including and to check to ensure my blog is up and running. Over the past few days, I have only had a 94% uptime on my blog (according to and this concerns me. I had personally experienced issues (e.g., not being able to […]