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Half a century ago, Belgian Zoologist Bernard Heuvelmans first codified cryptozoology in his book On the Track of Unknown Animals.

The Centre for Fortean Zoology (CFZ) are still on the track, and have been since 1992. But as if chasing unknown animals wasn't enough, we are involved in education, conservation, and good old-fashioned natural history! We already have three journals, the largest cryptozoological publishing house in the world, CFZtv, and the largest cryptozoological conference in the English-speaking world, but in January 2009 someone suggested that we started a daily online magazine! The CFZ bloggo is a collaborative effort by a coalition of members, friends, and supporters of the CFZ, and covers all the subjects with which we deal, with a smattering of music, high strangeness and surreal humour to make up the mix.

It is edited by CFZ Director Jon Downes, and subbed by the lovely Lizzy Bitakara'mire (formerly Clancy), scourge of improper syntax. The daily newsblog is edited by Corinna Downes, head administratrix of the CFZ, and the indexing is done by Lee Canty and Kathy Imbriani. There is regular news from the CFZ Mystery Cat study group, and regular fortean bird news from 'The Watcher of the Skies'. Regular bloggers include Dr Karl Shuker, Dale Drinnon, Richard Muirhead and Richard Freeman.The CFZ bloggo is updated daily, and there's nothing quite like it anywhere else. Come and join us...

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Friday, November 22, 2019

SYNDICATION SHITSTORM

If you regularly read the CFZ blog posts on Facebook or on Twitter, you may have received some perplexing posts from me in your feeds over the last few days. This is because Symphony Tools, whom we have been using to syndicate our blog posts from Gonzo and the CFZ for some years are going out of business next month, and I only found out on Monday. I have signed up to a company called Divrt.it who look as if they are pretty good, but I can't get the bloody things to work, hence the multiple posts of gobbledegook. Please forgive us for any inconvenience.

I know that this is a long shot, but is there anyone out there reading this who already uses Divrt.it and can help me configure it properly? I really would be very grateful for any assistance. Please email me on jon@eclipse.co.uk.

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