Category Archives: Live Writer

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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Blogging with the 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 app. The desktop app offers a … Continue reading

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Live Writer Lives

Open Live Writer released The superb blogging tool, Windows Live Writer, all but abandoned by Microsoft, lives on as Open Live Writer. The team at Microsoft continues as volunteers to support and develop this blogging editor. More in my post … Continue reading

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Celebrating moving to WordPress Here is the little “hurray” from WordPress: It was the end of Microsoft’s support for Live blogs. Pity. .:. © 2014 Ludwig Keck

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Photo Captions

Photo Captions in Blogs In a prior post on Live Writer Basics, Photo Captions in WordPress Blogs, the topic was the caption feature provided in the WordPress blogging service. Captions are a nice feature to explain the details of an … Continue reading

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