Prahlad Yeri

Freelance Programmer and Writer

Articles filed under Blogging


Title case headlines are highly overrated

There are various misconceptions in the blogging world surrounding title cases these days and there are many who advocate putting all your headlines in title case, some of them are: "It Looks Good": The most commonly thrown argument is that title cases are somehow aesthetically pleasing or they look good … Read More


Dealing with writer's block: The ultimate checklist

Writer's Block is something that even the best among us struggle with occasionally and there is no easy answer to it. I've been following techniques such as the 10 content-types method to brainstorm and come up with ideas but all such techniques have a limit, eventually the block finds some … Read More

How to generate a never ending supply of blog posts

If you're suffering from writer's block or don't know what to write about or how to research content for your next blog post, this guide will help you. There are just about 10 basic content-types or patterns around which weblog articles are written these days, and by creatively combining them … Read More




Migrating Disqus comments into Wordpress

Further to my earlier blog post about How to Import Disqus comments into Wordpress, I've found that script solution to be a bit trickier for first time users who want to migrate disqus comments from their earlier blog to the new wordpress blog. The disqus_parse.php is exactly the same … Read More

How to import Disqus comments into Wordpress

**Update** Also check out this recent post which has further fixes and refactoring done to the console.php script Some time ago, I had switched from a self-hosted wordpress blog to a statically generated (Jekyll) blog hosted on Github Pages. For a commenting system, Disqus was quite an easy choice … Read More