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Persephone Wayback Week

This week, the P-Mag editorial team will be bringing you some of our favorite posts from the archives. We hope you take the chance to discover some new favorites, or revisit some old ones. Enjoy!

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Getting Locked Out? Reset Your PW

Welcome to our new home, poodles! Are you getting lock-blocked when trying to log in with what you are SURE is the right password? You need to do these things: 1. Clear your browser cache/history/cookies. 2. Try again. If it still fails, use the “lost password” link to reset your password by email.

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P-Mag Wants to Know All Your Secrets

Friend of Persephone Magazine and real-life Internet maven Kathryn has voluntarily put together an official demographics and interests survey for us to answer, and volunteered to pull all the results together for us. Yay! No more Selena + Google Docs interpretations of a survey, we’re getting the real thing. 

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It’s P-Mag! FROM THE FUTURE!

Our server crashed after our good friends at whedonesque.com linked to our interview yesterday.  It took a couple of hours to get her up and running again (SPACE MONKEYS) and when she came back on, the time on the server jumped ahead by 24 hours or so.  That’s why everything we had scheduled to run […]

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Those Aren’t Bugs, They’re Easter Eggs

My name is Selena MacIntosh (not really, but 1000 points to the first person who can name the reference in the comments), and I wear a lot of hats. As some of you have noticed, this site has quirks. This post explains all the basics on our little idiosyncrasies, what we’re doing to fix them, and […]

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Everything You Wanted to Know About P-Mag But Were Afraid to Ask

Greetings, Persephoneers old and new! We know getting used to the workings of a site can be a little overwhelming, so we’ve put together a little welcome packet to help you get the lay of the land. 

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Who We Are: P-mag Census Results

We ran a survey this past weekend to collect some feedback on how we’re doing, and demographic data on our readership. We got lots of responses, and a ton of fantastic feedback, and I’ve thrown it all together into this post. Big thanks to everyone who contributed! You’re going to help us make P-mag even […]

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The Weekend OT is Full of Instructions (And Points)

Happy Friday night, East Coast P’neers! Welcome to the Friday night OT, P’neers everywhere! Last night’s OT had me literally rolling on the floor, I don’t know why I didn’t think of points and ranks earlier, of course our delightful band of over-achievers love points. Tonight’s OT is still an opportunity to grub up points […]

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It’s That Time Again: 2011 Persephone Census *UPDATE*

It’s the end of the year, when your favorite blogs fill up with “best of” lists, links to other people’s “best of” lists and surveys. We hate to buck a trend (except for when we like to buck a trend), so tell us all about your bad selves after the cut. 

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Persephone Magazine’s 10 Most Visited Posts of 2011

2011 was our first full year as a ladyblog, and our team of superhero(ine) writers were on fire. Thumbing through our list of posts to find the most viewed posts (as well as other categories I’ll cover later this week), I was reminded of how incredible our writing team is, and how each new addition […]

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Lunchtime Knowledge Drop: 12/19/11

It’s the holidays, and that means I got a wild hair in my basket, so I rebuilt the place with a new theme and new features. (Some of which are actually old features.)  Today’s LTP will explain all the new stuff, how to use it and ways to have extra fun here on Persephone. 

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For Our Veteran and Active Duty Persephoneers

We appreciate the sacrifices you’ve made, the challenges you’ve faced and the courage you’ve shown as you’ve served, protected and represented your country.  Thank you for all you do.

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PSA: New Features, Ad Methods

Hello, dear darling readers.  This is one of those posts about how we make the delicious sausage around here, along with some doodads we added for your reading pleasure.

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Happy Birthday, Persephone!

Today is our very first birthday! One year ago, Luci Furious, Sally J. and I (and a few days after that, we picked up Sweet Hattie.) ran the very first day of posts, and we managed to pick up the most awesome collection of writers, editors, copyeditors, readers and comment leavers in the whole wide […]

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Help Wanted: Seeking Brainy Women Writers

As most of you know, we’re always looking for new talent to spice up the joint. We’ll give anyone who wants to write a chance, as always, but we’ve got a few (very) specific needs we’re trying to fill. Want to be part of a really fun team? Read on.