Author Archives: Ludwig

About Ludwig

Lending a helping hand where I can. . . My motto: If it is worth doing, it is worth doing well.

Tilting at Windmills

or … when it rains it pours The Café Ludwig “gateway to my online presence” had been getting long in tooth. It no longer made Google happy as it was not designed to accommodate mobile devices. It was built the … Continue reading

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Blogging Project – Monday Window

Join the fun – “Monday Window” “Monday Window” is a weekly blog post featuring one or more photos of windows as the main subject. The posts are published every Monday at 14:16 UTC. This is just a fun project, it … Continue reading

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WordPress.com

This ain’t progress The WordPress.com desktop app is a nice way to keep your blogging world neatly in one place. In my earlier review I mentioned shortcomings in media handling (Blogging with the WordPress.com app). Now it seems these shortcomings are … Continue reading

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A Magic Diet Pill: The Read More Tag

Face it, nobody lands on a blog Home page. It is like that front parlor in homes of old, pretty, comfortable, neat, inviting but unvisited. Think about it, how do your readers get to your posts? They follow a Twitter … Continue reading

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Blogging with the WordPress.com app

WordPress on Your Desktop Santa Claus was good this season to bloggers. Windows Live Writer was allowed by Microsoft to become Open Live Writer and WordPress introduced its desktop app, simply called the WordPress.com app. The desktop app offers a … Continue reading

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Image Font

Make your own colorful text Here is a simple way to set text using a colorful picture as the fill color for the lettering. All you need is the photo or drawing you want to use as the text background … Continue reading

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Viewing Photosynth on Windows 10

Photosynth is a delightful way to show and see panoramas and “similar” visuals. It has been significantly improved since the early days when it primarily showed ovelapping views. I recently assembled some panoramas and also used the Photosynth desktop program … Continue reading

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