An Open Letter To WordPress

Goldfish has invaded my brain. There’s not one word I disagree with. WordPress, for the love of all that is holy, get with the program and stop dumbing down the blogging experience. Mmmkay?

Fish Of Gold

Dear WordPress.com,

I am loath to write yet another letter to you, since I typically prefer to spend my time writing actual blog posts, but I’ve been bitching on Twitter and in your forums to no avail, so maybe you’ll pay attention to a blog post. It’s not likely, but hey, you never know.

Please, stop. Just put down whatever you’re working on and stop with the futzing. You have been tinkering under my hood long enough and you know what? None of the “improvements” you’ve made are actually improvements.

Below, you will find explanations as to why your improvements aren’t improvements sorted conveniently by feature.

Post Editor

Let’s talk about this “Beep beep boop” post editor nightmare with less than half the functionality of the old editor. Thankfully, you haven’t taken away the old editor yet. However, I fully expect that one day, I will go to write a…

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About luckyotter

Recovering from BPD and C-PTSD due to narcissistic abuse from childhood. Married to a sociopath for 20 years. Proud INFJ, Enneagram type 4w5. Animal lover, music lover, cat mom, unapologetic geek, fan of the absurd, progressive Catholic, mom to 2, mental illness stigma activist, anti-Trumper. #RESISTANCE
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2 Responses to An Open Letter To WordPress

  1. I pray to God they leave BlogSpot alone. All the improvements on emails and the rest make things WORSE. I have noticed that, they make all commands more complicated. My yahoo emails barely work, and slog along when years ago even on dial-up they whizzed along. I don’t get computer people they seem busy just making everything more complicated and it pisses me off too.

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    • luckyotter says:

      I think the computer geeks just like tinkering around with the programs because they’re bored or something. Instead, they should spend their time getting me on Freshly Pressed! lol–j/k!

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