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Changes Coming to PlayStation.Blog

Jeff Rubenstein's Avatar + Posted by Jeff Rubenstein on Nov 14, 2008

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Hello, faithful PlayStation.Blog readers. We appreciate the hundreds of thousands of you that come to visit us every week … and we listen to what you say. To that end, we’re getting ready to make your blog-reading experience better with a radical re-design. Well it’s not *that* radical (internally we’re calling it “PSB 1.5″), but […]

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PlayStation.Blog Readers: “First!” to 100,000

Jeff Rubenstein's Avatar + Posted by Jeff Rubenstein on Oct 07, 2008

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I’ve been out of the office almost the entirety of the past 3 weeks (New York, Orlando, Tokyo), so I’m a bit behind on some of the paperwork. But on September 21st, 2008 at 4:43 pm, user “jskillzball” commented: thanks for the post i always feel better after i come home from football and read […]

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PlayStation.Blog is a Year Old Today

Patrick Seybold's Avatar + Posted by Patrick Seybold on Jun 11, 2008

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Tonight’s a pretty big night. We, like every other PS3 owner, are gearing up for the launch of Metal Gear Solid 4 and clearing our calendars for the next few days. While June 12th may always be remembered among PlayStation fans as the day MGS4 blew us all away, June 11th is pretty special to […]

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PlayStation.Blog now on Facebook

Jeff Rubenstein's Avatar + Posted by Jeff Rubenstein on Apr 22, 2008

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Yeah, I know what you’re thinking: yet *another* company jumping (late) onto the blogosphere twitter social networking bandwagon. Like the title says, we’re on Facebook now – but we’re not there “just to be there.” We’ve re-created everything you find here on the PlayStation.Blog – news, pics, videos, links – all in one central location. […]

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New Feature + Webby Honors for PlayStation.Blog

Jeff Rubenstein's Avatar + Posted by Jeff Rubenstein on Apr 08, 2008

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Day in, day out we come into work, and it’s heads down trying to crank out a post or two about something new to the world of PlayStation. We know we’re doing a decent job when we pull in a couple hundred comments, or when that post rating inches close to 5.00. But it’s nice […]

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New Blog Feature: Post Ratings

Jeff Rubenstein's Avatar + Posted by Jeff Rubenstein on Feb 11, 2008

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Today we’re rolling out yet another new feature to the PlayStation.Blog: post ratings. At the bottom of each post you will now see the familiar 5-star square-rating thing. At first it will display the current average rating, if there is one. To assign your own rating to a post simply move your mouse over the […]

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Releasing Two WordPress Plugins

Patrick Seybold's Avatar + Posted by Patrick Seybold on Feb 06, 2008

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First off, we heart WordPress, it’s been a great platform for us to develop and run PlayStation.Blog. However, like most software, it never does exactly what you want it to do. That’s what makes the WordPress plugin system so sweet. We’ve used a number of plugins to tweak the functionality of this blog, but once […]

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Responding Directly

Jeff Rubenstein's Avatar + Posted by Jeff Rubenstein on Jan 28, 2008

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Starting today you might notice something different in the comments of the blog. We’ve created a plugin for WordPress that allows our blog authors to reply directly to a comment and have that reply appear next to the original comment. This should minimize many of the “@username” responses in our comments. Currently, this feature is […]

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