RSSSite Updates

August 5, 2012, 5:24 PM – The photos of the 5000-Series floor lighting, door signage, and door release handle have been replaced with newer versions in Identifying Metro Rail Cars.

July 22, 2012, 10:41 PM – With all of the new jumps installed, Journal pages now show 15 entries at a time.  RSS feeds now also show the 15 most recent entries.

July 20, 2012, 10:27 PMJournal design update: entry end matter is now on the permalink page only, and entries now list a jump to the permalink page after three paragraphs or so.

July 15, 2012, 12:34 PMHumpback Rock is now available in Photography.

July 15, 2012, 2:04 AMDeJarnette Center, a photo set about an abandoned mental institution in Staunton, Virginia, is now available in Photography.

July 8, 2012, 2:36 PMTransit Center: Added approximately 170 photos to the Washington Metro section.

July 5, 2012, 11:12 PM – Each entry on the Site Updates page now contains a permalink on the date and time.

July 4, 2012, 11:43 PM – Updated Discussion Guidelines to specify that registration is now required to comment on posts.

July 4, 2012, 1:50 PMTransit Center: Added new bus photos for CUE, Fairfax Connector, Metrobus, and Ride On.

July 4, 2012, 12:31 AM – Added icons for RSS feeds for the Journal, Photo Feature Archive, Site Updates, and Splash Photo Archive.  These updates also now post to the site's Facebook page.

July 1, 2012, 12:01 AMThe Schumin Web is now running on the WordPress platform.  See this Journal entry for details on all of the changes.

June 24, 2012, 12:04 AM – In order to improve navigation, Today's Special and Transit Center have both lost their splash pages.  On both sites, the main URL now goes directly to the main page.

June 17, 2012, 9:15 AM – Falcon content conversion is complete, and it is now time for beta testing. If you would like to help with beta testing on Falcon, please go here for more information.

June 9, 2012, 1:34 AMThe Schumin Web converts to the WordPress platform on July 1. All internal URLs will be changing at that time.

June 4, 2012, 1:14 AM – Changed splash page photo to one of me at the Baltimore Inner Harbor.

May 18, 2012, 1:04 AM – Further clarified certain passages of the Content Reuse page relating to content ownership.

April 30, 2012, 11:51 PM – Updated splash page image for May. This image is intended to be reminiscent of the Power Rangers In Space morph sequence.

April 23, 2012, 7:38 PMThe Schumin Web Community is now cobranded as The Fire Panel ahead of a spinoff of the forums.

April 22, 2012, 8:41 PM – Changed database backend connections for College Life in preparation for more extensive changes related to The Schumin Web's conversion to WordPress.

April 10, 2012, 11:14 PM – Clarified wording about the nature of the source of site content in the Content Reuse page.

April 8, 2012, 9:41 PM – Added Journal pages for March and April 2012.

April 1, 2012, 8:11 PM – Updated splash page image for April, showing me posing for a self-portrait on the Metro.

March 18, 2012, 7:09 PM – Removed "Celebrating 15 years online" underneath the logo and replaced it with the site URL.

March 1, 2012, 11:29 PM – Changed splash page photo for March, showing me with the Lego fire alarms that I made.

February 2, 2012, 9:35 AM – Changed splash page image for February, showing me right before changing to do a polar bear plunge.

February 2, 2012, 9:31 AM – Added Journal pages for January and February 2012.

January 18, 2012, 12:00 AM – Please take a moment today to call your representative and both of your senators to voice your opposition to SOPA and PIPA.

January 15, 2012, 12:38 PM – With only six days to go before I take the plunge, can you help me reach my fundraising goal of $350? If you've not done so already, please donate!

January 1, 2012, 2:38 AM – Happy new year! Updated splash page image to one of me ringing in 2012.

December 27, 2011, 10:59 AM – All domain names for The Schumin Web have been transferred away from to due to the former's support of SOPA.

December 11, 2011, 5:53 PM – Fixed navigation problems in Day of Activism Photography set.

December 10, 2011, 3:38 PM – Added Journal archive pages for November and December 2011.

December 1, 2011, 12:33 AM – Updated splash page image for December. The significance of this image is discussed in the Journal.

November 21, 2011, 2:16 AM – Help climate change work by sponsoring me in the 2012 "Keep Winter Cold" polar bear plunge! Yes, I'm actually going in this year.

November 16, 2011, 2:37 PMTransit Center: Changed names on site for Metro stations that were renamed by November 2011 WMATA board action.

November 3, 2011, 10:15 PM – Updated Splash Photo to one where I am showing off a new refrigerator for the office.

October 7, 2011, 12:00 AM – Added Journal pages for September 2011 and October 2011.

October 1, 2011, 12:58 PM – Changed splash page photo for October, showing me in a pose reminiscent of the Power Rangers' Thunder Megazord.

September 4, 2011, 1:57 PM – Updated splash page image to show me at the big Lincoln Park Whole Foods in Chicago.

August 21, 2011, 4:54 PM – Corrected a photo error in Identifying Metro Rail Cars. The photo of Breda rehab seats actually showed CAF 5115. This has been replaced by a photo of Breda 3119.

August 20, 2011, 12:25 AM – Added Journal page for August 2011.

August 1, 2011, 12:49 AM – Changed splash page photo for August, showing me sitting on the sidewalk.

July 16, 2011, 8:59 PM – Brought Photo Feature Archive up to the present, which completes the page for 2010, and adds a page for 2011.

July 12, 2011, 11:46 AM – Just realized that I've been basically live-tweeting my Acela Express ride for the last couple of hours. Follow me @SchuminWeb on the Twitter.

July 6, 2011, 10:59 PM – Changed splash page photo to one showing me holding up a bag of bran from Whole Foods.

July 2, 2011, 8:47 PMPhoto feature full-size images now display notes (if available) beneath the photo and description. See example.

July 2, 2011, 3:46 PM – Added June and July Journal archive pages.

June 18, 2011, 10:54 AM – "Funny Faces", a photo set about a trip to the Apple Store, is now available in Life and Times.

June 10, 2011, 10:56 PM – "Distinguishing Metro Rail Cars" has been renamed to "Identifying Metro Rail Cars", but otherwise is unchanged.

May 31, 2011, 9:23 PM – Updated splash page to show me in my "Camp Rainbow" tee after getting wet on the log flume ride at Kings Dominion.