Github Gist Embeds in Silvrback

Hey, Github users,

Below are the instructions for dropping a github gist embed into your Silvrback article. They will be added to the FAQ, as well.

Place the gist embed id number inside the double brackets illustrated below. Place this code on a separate line in your article.

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November 15, 2015

Updates Updated

Hello, Silvrbackers!

Since acquiring Silvrback in August, we've set out to improve existing functions and processes while bringing on new capabilities. Our approach has been to bring online a steady stream of more-or-less monthly upgrades as opposed to a single, large X.0-type launch once each year or so. If you didn't get a chance to . . .

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November 07, 2015

Update on the Updates

Greetings, Silvrbackers!

It is always exciting to release new features, polish some existing processes and fix the annoying glitch here and there. Recall we released some updates last month and these seem to be working well.

We expect to release the next batch of changes this coming week. As will be the usual case, you will not notice most of . . .

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October 24, 2015

Words and Ideas

The Power to Change the World

"No matter what anybody tells you, words and ideas can change the world." – John Keating

This quote of Robin Williams' character in the movie Dead Poets Society seems to capture a bit of the hope of every blogger. I think we are driven by the desire to impact the world, even in some little way.

We look for evidence of our . . .

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October 17, 2015

Upgrades, Fixes, and New Features

Greetings Silvrbackers…

I wanted to give you a heads up on some changes coming to Silverback starting this week. We plan to deploy a small batch of updates during the first half of the week. We hope this will be the first of many upgrades you’ll see over the next several months. As you might guess, going live with any changes makes us both . . .

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September 20, 2015

'Tis the Season to Be Blogging!

While it may be too early to be singing the songs of Christmas, the season in mind for this short blog relates to the shift from the hectic summer schedule to the increasingly measured and routine pace of fall and winter.

Schools and colleges are now in session bringing the adventures of summer to a close. Life settles into a different groove . . .

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September 07, 2015

Love at First Type

Victor Kiam, long gone now, was the former owner of the now famous and infamous New England Patriots. He became a celebrity of sorts in his day as the pitchman for the Remington razor. His line, “I liked the shaver so much, I bought the company”, not only made him a household name but also sold a bunch of Remington products.

Plus, it was also . . .

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August 30, 2015