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FROM THE OURLOCALITY BLOG

Are you keeping your website up to date?

Are you keeping your website up to date?

Many of you are updating your websites hosted on the ourlocality platform. This is great, for never before have we needed timely and accurate information. But, some updates won't reach the parts they need to reach, so here's some tips on making sure your post hits the...

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Tatum WordPress 5.8

Tatum WordPress 5.8

The next stop on the road to full site editing Three Essential Powerhouses Manage Widgets with Blocks After months of hard work, the power of blocks has come to both the Block Widgets Editor and the Customiser. Now you can add blocks both in widget areas across your...

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The end of the feed

The end of the feed

Some time ago in the stone age of the internet, we gave the feedburner service a whirl. This allowed users to register an account at feedburner and get an email feed of https://news.ourlocality.org when it was updated by any of our bloggers and news editors. The...

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