LESAProject

Local Event Sports Association

Why I Am Stopping My Contributions to Bleacher Report

By Wesley Johnson On July - 20 - 2009

[READ THIS FIRST: Yes, I understand what "open source" means.  I understand that I should not have such "high expectations" and should not be "complaining" and be "thankful" for a webpage that links to a community of fellow amateur sportswriters.  These are simply the reasons I'm not writing for B/R anymore.]

I have decided to remove all my articles and stop posting to Bleacher Report (with the exception of this one).  Here are my reasons (which I doubt more than 10 people, excluding the first person who edits this, will ever read).

1. Poor article archives


If you want to find an article, use Google.  Don't even THINK of using the search box up on the right corner.  Just preamble every search with "site:bleacherreport.com" .

My guess is that since sports is about what's current, any article that's more than a few days old is irrelevant and no one is searching for anyway.

2.  Poor categories/tags

The categories listed are quite atrocious.  Not everything everyone writes fits into "Preview" or "Recap" or "Opinion" or "Humor."  You can't choose more than a...

Read Complete Article at Bleacher Report - Sports & Society
Article is property of BleacherReport.com

Leave a Reply

Sponsors

About LESA

There is something about me..

Photos

Autograph Seeker -- Boston Red Sox Spring TrainingHappy #PresidentsDay - and here's a brief history of how the Presidential Fitness Test got started: https://t.co/kbPcdVWDg8 (I wonder if our President can pass this?🤔)Pretty CarVerde que te Quiero Verde.-

Fatal error: Uncaught Error: Call to undefined function ereg_replace() in /var/www/html/wp-content/plugins/popularity-contest/popularity-contest.php:2531 Stack trace: #0 /var/www/html/wp-content/plugins/popularity-contest/popularity-contest.php(2495): akpc_is_searcher() #1 /var/www/html/wp-includes/class-wp-hook.php(286): akpc_api_footer_javascript('') #2 /var/www/html/wp-includes/class-wp-hook.php(310): WP_Hook->apply_filters('', Array) #3 /var/www/html/wp-includes/plugin.php(453): WP_Hook->do_action(Array) #4 /var/www/html/wp-includes/general-template.php(2630): do_action('wp_footer') #5 /var/www/html/wp-content/themes/scarlett/footer.php(16): wp_footer() #6 /var/www/html/wp-includes/template.php(688): require_once('/var/www/html/w...') #7 /var/www/html/wp-includes/template.php(647): load_template('/var/www/html/w...', true) #8 /var/www/html/wp-includes/general-template.php(76): locate_template(Array, true) #9 /var/www/html/wp-content/themes/scarlett/single.php(75): get_footer() #10 /var/www/html/wp-includes/template-lo in /var/www/html/wp-content/plugins/popularity-contest/popularity-contest.php on line 2531