Posts Tagged ‘bloggy’

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Minion tryouts: Recap for Dramabeans
by | January 30, 2014 | 127 Comments
Anybody wanna write for us? Despite our attempts to resist change—one might say to resist growth—Dramabeans is getting ever-larger (you may have noticed the growing pains. We promise we’re trying to work things out). That is to say, the readership and the voracious appetites are growing—but on the other hand, our manpower is not. Dramaland... More »


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Introducing our Dramabeans commenting policy
by | July 14, 2013 | 312 Comments
We’ve seen some questions floating around regarding commenting etiquette, so we thought we’d take this opportunity to put up an official Dramabeans Commenting Policy to clear things up. We generally have an awesome commenter base here, with lots more respectful and well-spoken readers than bad apples. So first off, thank you for making this a... More »
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Podcast request line: Ask Dramabeans
by | July 7, 2013 | 234 Comments
  While recording our last podcast, it occurred to us that we have yet to really veer from talking about specific dramas in our podcasts. We do want to take some time to chat about things that are drama- and Dramabeans-related, but not necessarily strictly confined to a certain show’s plot or execution or world.... More »
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Update: Screencaps, recaps, and Joo-won
by | March 7, 2013 | 302 Comments
Illustration by pumpkinattack What a morning. So stuff happened. There was a lot of emotion. And we here at Dramabeans realized once again what an awesomely supportive and fiercely loyal readership we have. We love you. ♥ Really, it was surprising and touching to see how much people care about this site and what we... More »


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Announcement: Level 7 Civil Servant recaps now with less Joo-won
by | March 7, 2013 | 550 Comments
Okay, I have to get serious for a moment to address an issue that has just come to our attention. Dramabeans has had its very first DCMA takedown notice delivered, and sadly this is not a “Baby’s first milestone” sort of celebratory event. The notice came with scary legal lingo and accompanying threats to discontinue... More »


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Dramabeans gets an updated look
by | August 21, 2012 | 167 Comments
  Looking around, you may notice a bit of a change — nothin’ fancy, just a few tweaks here and there, a splash of color to freshen up these parts. Every spring cleaning needs a fresh coat of paint to liven up the joint, right? So maybe we’re a little slow and got to spring... More »
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Dramabeans wins graphic design competition
by | October 4, 2011 | 181 Comments
  Just wanted to share some awesome off-topic bloggy news: Dramabeans was entered in the Graphic Design USA American Graphic Design Awards Competition 2011, and our site was selected as a winner! Well technically, the lovely, awesome, talented designers at JPD Studio won the award. Because they did all the hard work. (Details, psh.) But... More »
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A Gathering of Writers to Say Thank You
by | October 1, 2011 | 391 Comments
  Introduction Unbeknownst to Javabeans or Girlfriday, many of the magical creatures in k-dramaland gathered together in a secluded glen within the kingdom of Dramabeans, long after the fey mistresses of the kingdom had gone to bed. They had known for some time that Dramabeans was nearing its 5,000th post (!!), and they racked their... More »


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Welcome, Dramabeans editor Girlfriday
by | June 23, 2010 | 165 Comments
I’m sure you’ve noticed girlfriday‘s presence on this blog, what with her witty recaps and zippy commentary. I know you can’t see her stylin’ fashion sense, but trust me, she’s got that too. I decided it was about time I exploited her talents offered her an expanded role in the site; from henceforth, she’ll be... More »
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Regarding guest blogging
by | January 25, 2010 | 63 Comments
You’ve probably noticed that there have been a number of guest posts cropping up, from the year-end review series to the recaps of dramas like City Hall, IRIS, and Smile. The latest to join me is waterleaf, who wrote the post below and has graciously volunteered to keep writing from time to time. I’ve been... More »
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Drama recap status update
by | October 12, 2009 | 56 Comments
I’ve been reading a lot of comments wondering about recaps lately, so I thought I’d put up a post to let you know where things stand. You’re Beautiful: Ongoing. Smile: I hope to keep this going. If things get very busy, I may not be able to keep up in a timely manner, but I... More »
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