Category Archives: Live Writer

Using Widgets – 1

This article demonstrated and explains the use of the “Display WordPress Posts” widget. You can show the latest posts from other bloggers in the sidebar of your blog. The post also explains how to manage your own posts to control what is shown on other blogs linking to your posts. Continue reading

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WordPress Editor

Not Exactly Everything You Expect The online WordPress Dashboard Editor has seen many improvements lately and does many neat things. WYSIWIG, “what you see is what you get”, is not one of them. That is quite intentional of the part … Continue reading

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Why you should use Live Writer

Live Writer is to blogging what Word is to documents The WYSIWYG interface makes preparing a post an easy task. Everything looks like it will in the post. Pretty much all the usual text editing features are available as is … Continue reading

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Wall

The Wall on Hutchinson Island Almost seven years ago one of my first posts here was an article about Live Search and was prepared on the then quite new Windows Live Writer. Live Search long ago became Bing, Windows Live … Continue reading

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OneDrive again allows sourcing of images

During the extensive changes to OneDrive in the past couple of years the ability to use it as a source for embedded images in websites and blogs had been removed. This popular feature has been made available again. The “more” … 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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