Archive for June, 2009

Repairs: Logout, Avatar Echo, Uploads

Today onMason administrators have completed the following essential system repairs. You can now logout without any error from the site front page ( You can now upload media to your site and link it without encountering any errors. Your User Avatar (if assigned) will now properly echo on the onMason front page when you sign […]

Now in 36 Languages

Today onMason has initiated support for 36 languages within the blogging system. Users can select a language when they create their account. If you already have an account or would like to change your language at some future date, the option can be accessed in your dashboard under the Settings tab from the General link.

Anti-Spam Powers Increased

Users may have noticed the significant increase in spam comments on onMason blogs over the past few days. This issue has been brought to our attention and we have taken steps to solve the solution. As of today, non-users and users alike will face a significant barrier to spam comments or trackbacks. onMason now has […]

Share Your onMason Content

We’ve activated universal content sharing functionality accross all current and future onMason blogs. Using the ShareThis button users and their readers can share onMason content with their friends on a huge number of services, including Facebook, MySpace, Digg, Twitter, Delicious, FriendFeed, Live, Diigo and Current. You can also sign up at ShareThis and use their […]

Add Users

We’ve activated the ability to add users to your blog as subscribers, writers, administrators, etc…  Right now this feature is under testing as we consider it for use. Please report any bad or exceptionally good experiences you have using the feature.  You can access the add user function from the Add New link under the […]

Email Notifications

The onMason administrative team can now send out e-mails to users. Any user who has opted out of receiving email from onMason will not receive admin emails.

Assign Your Own Password

New sign-ups for onMason will now be able to assign their own password when they create their account.

TOS Now Required for Signup

All future blog sign-ups will be required to agree to the Terms of Service before activating their account.  Please note, that any current accounts are still covered by the Terms of Service, which is available through the onMason front page.

Friends System Online

We’ve initiated a Friends social networking system for onMason. As of this week you will be able to friend other bloggers, be friended by other bloggers and assign an avatar to both your username and each of your blogs. There are now two associated widgets that are available on all blogs. The friends widget allows […]

Global Tags now Initiated

You can now find global tags for all onMason blogs through our global posts area. The color scheme is not final. The global tag page was built using a combination of plugins and displayed through the Tagnetic Poetry plugin.  It will be interesting to see how the page does under a heavier load. Please comment […]