Posts tagged “templates”

Main Index Template

The Additional Entry Text of this entry contains the complete contents of my MovableType Main Index Template for this blog. It might be interesting to you if you’re trying to learn how to do something I’ve done here. (Note that it is my ugliest template; I tend to do lots of testing and futzing with


So … this is a test of my modified edit_entry.tmpl file …


The extended text of this entry contains my Individual Archive template. Cool if you want to know how I got those buttons in there. Is it obvious that the icons are the permalinks? I wonder if I need to make it more clear …Look here for the Main Index template. My css directory is open


The extended text for this entry contains my entire MovableType Main Index Template.


I have to keep searching for them, so to make it easier on myself: the MovableType default templates are here.

Blogger Template

<BlogDateHeader> <h5><$BlogDateHeaderDate$></h5></BlogDateHeader> <blockquote class=”blog”> <small> <a name=”<$BlogItemNumber$>”></a> </small> <br> <$BlogItemBody$><br> <small> <a title=”<$BlogItemDateTime$>” href=”<$BlogItemArchiveFileName$>#<$BlogItemNumber$>”>sproink!</a> <a href=”mailto:dvg[at]davidgagne[dot]net?subject=post #<$BlogItemNumber$>” title=”tell me about it”>speak!</a> </small> </blockquote>

What Is This? is the personal weblog of me, David Vincent Gagne. I've been publishing here since 1999, which makes this one of the oldest continuously-updated websites on the Internet.

A few years ago I was trying to determine what cocktails I could make with the alcohol I had at home. I searched the App Store but couldn't find an app that would let me do that, so I built one.


You can read dozens of essays and articles and find hundreds of links to other sites with stories and information about Ernest Hemingway in The Hemingway Collection.