Tag Archives: moving blog

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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Bloodied by the cutting edge – IE9beta

Shortly after the announcement of the discontinuation of Windows Live Spaces I accepted the offer to move this blog over to WordPress. The process was quite smooth and easy. Then I tried to add my new blog address to my … Continue reading

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Spaces to WordPress – the Move

Windows Live Spaces will be discontinued in March 2011. Current users are offered an opportunity to easily move their blog to WordPress.com. The transfer method is quick and easy, but there are other snags that need careful consideration. Warning: The … 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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