I’ve had a couple of emails from people who would like to write for F1 Fanatic. I’m always keen to get new and interesting articles on the site so I’ve set up a new page for anyone who wants to submit an article. If you’ve got an idea for an article you can either write … Continue reading Want to write for F1Fanatic?
What do you think of the quality of Formula 1 articles on Wikipedia? I’m forever researching different topics to do with F1 and, as with so many online subjects these days, Wikipedia dominates the search results rankings. But is the information on there any good? Have you edited any of the Wikipedia F1 articles?
F1Fanatic has hit the 2,000 posts mark! Actually I went past it the other day – this was the 2,000th post. If you want to look back at the articles stretching back over three year’s worth material then have a look at the new F1Fanatic Archive. I’ve also started a section to collect the various … Continue reading F1Fanatic hits 2,000 posts
A quick reminder about the F1 Fanatic Facebook Group: There’s over 100 members on there now and there are a number of discussions going about future stuff on the site I’d like to get feedback on including: The F1Fanatic Court Tips on commenting The Cool Wall What made F1 great? You can also watch many … Continue reading New stuff on the Facebook Group
I don’t normally use posts to advertise but as this could be mutually beneficial for some of us I thought I’d make an exception! As you know I had the site redesigned last month, which is always tricky as people use different versions of different browsers. And the 20% of you who are using Internet … Continue reading A quick request to 20% of you…
The new F1Fanatic Live Blogs of the practice, qualifying and race sessions have proved really popular, with hundreds of you joining in the Grand Prix comments. But I think we’ve only begun to scratch the surface of what we can do with this feature so please give me any feedback on the service so far. … Continue reading How can we make the Live Blogs better?
Duncan of top London blog Londonist interviewed me last week on what happened to the London Grand Prix idea, F1 in 2008, and F1Fanatic.co.uk. You can read the interview here on Londonist and if you missed it listen to my interview on New Zealand radio station BSport. The Londonist interview was done between the Australian … Continue reading Me interviewed on Londonist
Ferrari led the way for most of free practice 2 but Lewis Hamilton ended the session on top with a late flying lap. You can review the F1Fanatic Live Blog for this session below – we had 54 people commenting and 377 messages.
Here are all the details on the F1Fanatic Live Blogs for the Malaysian Grand Prix weekend covering practice, qualifying and the race.
The 10,000th comment was posted on F1Fanatic.co.uk during the Australian Grand Prix weekend. Who was the author?
Here are the ways you can follow the 2008 Malaysian Grand Prix on F1Fanatic.co.uk – including the popular new F1Fanatic Live Blog plus a few changes to the usual line-up:
I’ve just been interviewed by New Zealand radio station BSport about my predictions for the Australian Grand Prix. It’s the first time I’ve ever been interviewed live and I think it went OK… You can listen to the interview in full here: Keith on BSport 20080314.mp3 (6.61Mb)
Around this time of year with the season about to start I get a lot of visits from people who are new to the site. To those of you who have started reading F1Fanatic.co.uk recently I wanted to say hello, introduce you to the site, and point you in the direction of some of the … Continue reading Welcome to F1Fanatic.co.uk
When I did the site redesign last week I added a list of F1Fanatic’s most popular posts in the menu on the right. Unfortunately it does not cover all the articles published from 2005-7 because not all of the data is available. However I have been able to compile a list of the ten most … Continue reading The top 10 posts on F1Fanatic.co.uk
I’m delighted to mark F1Fanatic’s third birthday by revealing a brand new design and lots of new features. Continue reading for more on the redesign and new stuff on the site this year.
I’ve just finished reading Alan Henry’s new book “The Top 100 F1 Drivers of All Time” – I’ll be posting the review as usual on Sunday. But I got a pleasant surprise when I flipped through the back pages and found the publishers had printed a portion of my review of Mark Hughes’ “Lewis Hamilton: … Continue reading A first for F1Fanatic.co.uk
F1 Fanatic is getting a total redesign for the 2008 season and brand new site will be launched next week. Here’s a little peek at the new logo… I want to thank everyone who helped out by completing the survey last year and emailling me with feedback and suggestions. There’s going to be lots of … Continue reading F1 Fanatic in 2008: new look, new stuff
Over the off-season I’m going to be working on several changes to the site. To help me make the site better, please fill in this quick survey on your interest in Formula 1 and what you think of F1 Fanatic. It’ll only take you about 5-10 minutes. Update: Survey is now closed. Many thanks to … Continue reading Feedback wanted on F1 Fanatic
Thanks for your patience during F1Fanatic’s recent downtime. This was due to a server move that will hopefully resolve some of the time out errors we’ve had in recent months. One problem I am aware of is some corruption of characters (e.g. in Nurburgring). If you spot any other problems, or would like to venture … Continue reading …and we’re back
F1Fanatic has been nominated for the ‘Best Sports Blog’ award in the 2007 Weblog Awards. This is an international competition and very hard to win, so just getting a nomination is very satisfying, but of course I want to win it outright! If you could spare a moment to vote for F1Fanatic I’d be very … Continue reading F1Fanatic nominated for ‘Best Sports Blog’ – please vote!