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About Dougal Campbell

Dougal is a web developer, and a "Developer Emeritus" for the WordPress platform. When he's not coding PHP, Perl, CSS, JavaScript, or whatnot, he spends time with his wife, three children, a dog, and a cat in their Atlanta area home.
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4 Responses to Service Pinger

  1. the terminal of Geoff Goodfellow says:

    hi there,

    love your service pinger!

    two suggestions/requests, if i may:

    1) could you possibly have something like the Technorati Ping-Site Form at
    that once filled out AND Submited, provides you (me in this case ;), with the link
    that i can add to my browser favorites thereby saving from having to fill out the weblog name and url fields each time i want to update ping. (in your case i’d hope the automagical url also would remember what Services to Ping i had previously selected).

    2) would you consider adding to your comprehensive list of Services to Ping? its magic address is


    with kind prague regards,

  2. Sarah says:

    It seems like the pinger isn’t working right for me anymore. Now it gets up to fine, and then says “PubSub results:” and the page is truncated.

  3. Dougal says:

    Looks like BlogChatter (AKA PubSub) is busted. I’ve disabled that one until I get a chance to investigate it. Pings to are supposed to be mirrored on BlogChatter anyhow.

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