Welcome readers, I’m coming back, soon! I know that we’ve been idle on this site for a long time, but I realized I had something with this and I need to get back to it. This is it, the real deal. I’m ready to commit to a long time of writing and I want this blog to go somewhere. In no way am I saying soon this site will be the new ‘Verge’, but I want to gain back my strong reader base and grow even stronger! I was so happy when I maintained this blog and I want to get back those special feelings I had when I wrote here, so I’m here and I’m here for good, better or worse. The site may go over changes like a new host (possibly) and I may revamp the comment section and theme of the site. I’m also contemplating whether I should change the whole concept of my site. What I mean by that doing something different, different than what ever other blog does. Other blogs and sites give you a headline with a long article explaining the details, and the main ideas from the article get lost in all the ‘fluff’. I want to bring you a site with less fluff, and more, pure news. I give you a headline with the main point of the story (Example: Galaxy Nexus taken off Google Play site, no longer available for purchase) and the story being: “It’s been confirmed that Apple posted the 96 million dollar bond to officially ban the Galaxy Nexus in the United States. Now that the bond is posted, the phone has been taken offline and the ban is officially in place.” Done, that’s it. Short and simple, will everything you need to know in as few sentences as possible. Now I’m not saying I’m going to condense major stories into two-three sentences, I’m just saying I want to cut down as much as possible and just give you the news. I don’t plan on cutting down reviews I do, as I feel those should just a detailed as they were before if not more. Also, I plan to do a weekly editorial. I’m not positive on the day I’ll post it, I’ll try to make it on the same day every week, but we’ll just have to see how it goes. I will be adding some new features to the side bar of the site too, like polls, a forum section and a donation section. While you may be saying “Now he wants me to donate just because he writes?” Well, sort of. I’d appreciate donations in order to buy products to review. Of course, right off the bat, I’m not expecting to get 1000’s even 100’s of dollars (let alone 50 bucks), but what I do make can be put to buying new gadgets in order to review. Eventually if the sites gains enough viewers, I don’t need the money to buy products and can go about getting them from the manufacture themselves in the form a review unit. A review unit is a product the manufacture sends out to blogs and sites in exchange for a review. You don’t get to keep them (usually), but you get it for a month or so and get to use it to your liking.
Also, there’s one more major change I’m making to the site, I’ll be shifting it to a mobile only site. What I mean by that is I will mainly write my stories, editorials and reviews on mobile phones and tablets. I’ve always had a stronger interest in phones and tablets than anything else, and while I’m not going to completely rule out new announcements lets say of a new Macbook Pro/Air or major PC, you’re going to see most of the stories focus on mobile tech. I hope that you can all understand the changes I’m making to the site and can give me feedback on what you think you’d like to see.
Thank you all for being, faithful, loyal readers, and enjoy the new Allegrotechie.com!
Thank you for reading!
We’ve got a big announcement today. We are going to launch a new, sister site: Allegrotechiephotography.com! Allegrotechie Photography is a site with gorgeous photos, taken on a Canon EOS Rebel XT. These photos are edited with either Instagram or Pixelmator. The photos we post are gorgeous photos you’ll want to set as the background on your phones. So check us out, and share any pictures that you like to Facebook and Twitter! We appreciate all your support and reading, and would love it if you checked us out here too!
Happy New Year everyone from the Allegrotechie team! We hope that 2012 is a great year for you, your and your families heath, happiness and everything you can possibly wish for! Thank you for reading, commenting and we hope that 2012 is a great year, for tech too!
Hello all! Just a little article I’d like to write just to apologize. We’re sorry on how we’ll look for the next few weeks, since we are getting this site moving, we’ll be testing a lot of different themes and looks, and sometimes our custom HTML/CSS won’t hold up. So if we look a little funny sometimes in the next few weeks, it’s only temporary.
Thank you again, we are working hard to get Disqus for our site and making it look great!
(Also, that’s our new logo/icon, do ya’ like it?)
Hey guys! We’re here to check in and ask you something, what do you want
to see next? What would you like to see from this site? Do we need to change our theme, get a specific product to review, hire more writers, update more times a day? What would make you happy?
So, here is the list, please answer in the comments section. (soon to be powered by Disqus!)
-Products: Anything you want us to review?
-Theme: Do you like how we look, or should we change, how?
-Posts: Do we update enough for you? Would you like to see more news throughout the day?
-Reviews, editorials, reviews?: Would you prefer this site to have a weekly editorial, or more reviews? How about a question and answer section on the latest and greatest tech? Do you want a forum section?
Wanna write for us?
Also, to anyone who likes to write editorials and reviews, please send them into us! If you have a good editorial or a review on a product we haven’t reviewed and you want some attention, please please please send it into us and if we like it, we’ll post it under any name you want!
You can send it them to us at “firstname.lastname@example.org”
Thank you all so much for reading our site, we love you guys!
Yes, yes, it’s official, it’s legit, it’s real! If you want to reach us, no longer do you have to go to some .blogspot or .wordpress website! Our official website is “Allegrotechie.com”. Not only does it sound 100x better, it sounds professional and it’s easier for people to find us now! So while allegrotechie.wordpress.com will still work, it’ll just redirect you to allegrotechie.com. So you might as well bookmark the new URL.
Thank you all so much for your support and thank you for reading the site, the more you visit and tell your friends and family, the more views we get and more reviews we can get for you guys!