Category Archives: Spaces

Six Years ago: Goodbye Spaces!

Six Years on WordPress   Amazing how time flies. It was just six years ago that Microsoft helped bloggers on its Spaces site to move to WordPress. The Microsoft “Clubhouse” was still the place for geeks to gather. Spaces evolved … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary!

  Happy Anniversary with WordPress.com! So was the Notification today on my WordPress Dashboard. Hurray!!  Three years my blogs have been on WordPress. That is when Microsoft discontinued Live Spaces and sent everybody packing. This blog, This ‘n That, was … Continue reading

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Moving from Spaces to WordPress – The Task

In late September 2010 Microsoft announced that Windows Live Spaces will be discontinued. With flourish, the notice was titled: “WordPress.com and Windows Live partnering together and providing an upgrade for 30 million Windows Live Spaces customers.” An easy “upgrade” path … Continue reading

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Goodbye Spaces!

Welcome to This ‘n That at WordPress.com. It is a sad day as I have to say goodbye to Spaces, and yet a good day for a new start here. It was fun and rewarding building the blog, posting stories … Continue reading

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Video on your Spaces page

You want to perk up your page, so you come across Video and Windows Media Player in the Add modules tab: Oh joy, oh rapture! Video on my page, Media Player on my page, hurray! Let’s start with Video. In … Continue reading

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Spaces – Your showplace on the Web

Your Spaces page is your face on the Web, this is how friends, family and strangers see you. It is easy to shape your face to your personality. Windows Live Spaces pages contain “modules”. You can select what modules to … Continue reading

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