First wordpress plugin : Kwippy poster 1.0

Just created my first wordpress plugin, from concept to implementation in 3 hours :D. This plugin basically posts an update on kwippy when you publish a new blog post. This can be a good tutorial for someone trying to build their own plugins actually. Enjoy. Updated: Official Wordpress plugin page :

January 20, 2009 · 1 min · 51 words · Me

Top 10 events in 2008

There were a lot of important events in 2008, which can be defined as good or bad. Here is a list from what i remember of the year gone by. Mumbai attacks - India hardens as a state, we have a new look in our diplomacy. We want action and not reactions from our under-performing politicians. J&K elections - Another great event for our democracy. Finally, a new young CM who can make a difference if he chooses to....

January 6, 2009 · 2 min · 343 words · Me

Web startup strategy in times of recession

I think that a lot of people think that its easy to start a web startup and get funding, well part of that is true. Yes, the barrier to start something on the web is extremely low, but lately with the recession getting money for the same is way more difficult than before. So if you are hooked into the web business, here are some simple tips to get through these difficult times....

January 3, 2009 · 2 min · 298 words · Me

Pownce gone, use kwippy

In a blatant act of self promotion, now that pownce is finished, I can confidently write that we are the only other django based micro-blogging network with some traction. I do admit the user interface needs a bit of work, but if you interact with our community, you will realize that they are a set of amazing people. So keeping in mind that you want to move on from pownce, try something new … or just try kwippy....

December 2, 2008 · 1 min · 79 words · Me