The Shaw Show has been my blog on Google’s Blogger since May 2010. In the last year, I have noticed that I like to solve a lot of mathematical problems. This involves some complex notation. While I found that I could mark up some mathematical notation using Blogger, it did not look nice.

I found out that WordPress works well with LaTeX. For example, here is how one would find the expected value of a product of two continuous random variables in a multivariate setting:

That does not need to make sense to you at all. It is just illustrating how elegant math can be displayed in WordPress.

I plan on working through daily lessons through Blogger University to slowly build up and modify the site. For the next 14 days, I will be working through “Blogging: Fundamentals.”

### Categories & Tags

Ideas for categories and tags for future posts include the following:

- Travel (with Pleepleus)
- Personal Improvement
- Problem Solving
- Teaching Demonstrations (that will hopefully help in understanding problem solving posts)
- Hobby Posts (cycling, home brewing, etc

I can hardly wait to get started. Hope some of you will enjoy this adventure with me.

Dude! I very much approve. Your new site looks great, buddy. Can you import your old content?

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Hopefully, that question will be answered as I learn about the WordPress world.

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I’m no expert, but I’m at least competent when it comes to WordPress. Send any questions my way, any time. And send the hard ones to Jerry.

Here’s a Blogger to WordPress guide, btw: https://en.support.wordpress.com/coming-from-blogger/

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Done! Blogger material imported! The internet is so helpful, sometimes.

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Niiiice!

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