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Welcome to the UESP Blog!

Welcome to the UESP Blog!

  07:29:50 pm, by Daveh   , 336 words  
Viewed 12957 times since 09/30/09
Categories: Welcome, News

Welcome to the first post on the UESP blog. A place where I, and possibly other UESP editors or Elder Scrolls fans, can talk about what is on our minds. I tend to be a "jack-of-all-trades, master-of-none" type so my desired blogging topics cover an equally wide range:

  • UESP -- Running the UESP site has definitely been a trial by fire so I'll try to pass on all tips and knowledge I've accumulated along the way for what they may be worth.
  • Gaming -- I play a variety of games, not just Elder Scrolls titles (shocking, I know...), so expect discussion about what I'm playing as well a little bit about game development and theory. For all the games I've played I must be an expert, right?
  • Programming -- I have programmed for both fun and work most of life so would like to discuss both the practice and theory of the topic.
  • Rants -- Reading other blogs it seems one of their main purpose is to provide an outlet for the author to rant about things. I can only try to not disappoint in this regard.
  • Science -- Both my education and work history have been science oriented and I've had a love of science since elementary school.
  • Hobbies -- I have many minor hobbies, such as wood/metal working and ultimate frisbee, I may bring up occasionally depending on if I actually find the time to do any of them.

Besides all those wonderful topics if I do manage to regularly update the blog it gives me a chance to practice my poorly neglected writing skills. Since UESP moved to a Wiki based site (some 3 years ago now) I haven't had time, or really the need, to write any actual content or articles. The editors and contributors to the Wiki have far surpassed anything I had originally thought of. I've been writing lots of code and shell scripts, which I don't mind, but it feels good to be able to just writing 'stuff' again.

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4 comments

Comment from: Elliot [Member]
Elliot

Great job with this! I feel the UESP is slowly becoming the supreme place for the Elder Scrolls (if it hasn’t alread). Thanks for the blog!

09/30/09 @ 10:27 pm
Comment from: Eugene Choo [Visitor]
Eugene Choo

Nice Blog

10/01/09 @ 06:53 am
Comment from: Seth [Visitor]
Seth

hey guys glad the blogs up hope 4 some good news

10/02/09 @ 06:26 pm
Comment from: The Edgy Redguard [Visitor]
The Edgy Redguard

Good work on the blog. Looking forward to hearing from fellow UESP users & staff. I’ve been a faithful memeber of the forums and Wiki now for a while.

10/03/09 @ 08:19 pm


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