New! Scouting Podcast Section

I noticed a couple interesting conversations in the world of Scouting podcasts that took place this week. First, was this blog post over at Boy Scout Trail: Yesterday, I was asked by a nice fellow in Irving to let you know about ScoutCast – a series of podcasts for Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, and Commissioners. Second, […]

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New popular page & better image handling!

It’s been quite a couple weeks for HalfEagle. Between Twitter’s DoS attack crippling @halfeaglebot (and parts of the site itself) and the temporary outage of PostRank’s service over the weekend, I’ve really felt like I was running around putting out fires almost constantly. This afternoon, I got another email confirming my impression that image handling […]

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Spirit of Adventure Reviews on Home Page

You probably noticed a change to the home page of HalfEagle. Namely, that block in the right sidebar with a picture of the cover of “Spirit of Adventure” and some links to book reviews by HalfEagle’s Scouting bloggers. A gentleman working with the publisher of the book had contacted myself and a number of prominent Scouting […]

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MyScouting Community – Add me!

The official BSA social networking site has surpassed 8,000 members! As previously reported, the Scouting Community site has forums, groups, and every member has their own profile and blog. While cruising the site today, I randomly found a couple folks from my own district as well as some of the bloggers that HalfEagle is proud […]

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300 links visited in ten days!

Since HalfEagle started tracking links almost ten days ago, over 300 links have been visited! Interestingly, the tracking script has had over 3,000 hits, but those are mostly search engine spiders, robots, and scrapers. After filtering out those about 10% are actual people and about 10% of those came from twitter! (Not bad considering there […]

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