Tag Archives: Windows Live Writer

Adding an interactive map to a WordPress blog sidebar

Many WordPress users have made their blog the website for their business. WordPress has been supporting this use with many carefully crafted Themes. Many a theme might be a perfect match in look and feel but not offer all the … Continue reading

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Joys and pains of SkyDrive albums

The recent visit of the “Tall Ships Challenge” to Savannah provided many photo opportunities. Days later, it was another pleasure choosing the pictures to share from the hundreds of photos that I had taken. You can see my photo blog … Continue reading

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Grand Entrance to SkyDrive Photos

Windows Live SkyDrive provides a wonderfully versatile way of arranging and displaying photos. The proportioned thumbnails in a folder are a joy. The mini slide shows on folder tiles are captivating all by themselves. This makes organizing and showing photos … Continue reading

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Moving to a new computer using Windows Easy Transfer

My old computer was “getting long in tooth” – after six years it was no longer up to the tasks, disk space had been full for a long time, and then programs stopped repeatedly with ominous “out of memory” messages. … Continue reading

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Photo Edit Tools in Live Writer

Windows Live Writer is a superb tool for preparing blog posts. It downloads the template from your blog site and uses it to present drafts in exactly the style and appearance as the post will appear when published. There may … Continue reading

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Sourcing blog post images from SkyDrive

To display an image in a blog post, that image has to be accessible on the web. Technically you can source an image to be shown in a post from anywhere on the Internet. That is not an acceptable way … Continue reading

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