Another in a series of painless upgrades from WordPress. Double thumbs up for WordPress.org.
One big advantage of this version of WordPress is that now I can create and edit posts on my iPad. In the previous version of WordPress the insert media interfaceRead More
I just pasted the URL of a Picasa album below (
Using the raw URL doesn’t does work, but making it a link will take you to the album at Picasa
Using the Photonic “shortcode” will also make it work. The general shortcode format is:
[bracket]gallery type=’picasa’ user_id=’abc’ album=’ablum_name'[closebracket]
So I’m going to use
[bracket]gallery type=’picasa’ user_id=’107310476656218787840′ album=’PieterSUkulele'[closebracket]
And here’s what you get, a nice gallery, with lightbox/slideshow effects.Read More
There is a great post on the background of this problem by Mark Maunder that I recommend you read to understand the severity of the issue:
But even better, Mark has written a WordPress plugin that you can install. It will find any vulnerable copiesRead More
I wanted to display a slide show that was hosted on Scribd.com (see Mary Meeker’s slides on theBrilliant analysis of current internet marketing trends post). There is a lot of good content on Scribd that you may want to share with your audience, and it should be one of your choices in addition to SlideShare and Google Docs forRead More
So you want to spice up your posts with Flickr, Picasa, or iPhoto, images from your computer? You can just insert one or two using the Upload/Insert button on the post editor. But what if you want to have a dozen photos, or have your readers see them as a slide show?
Here are several ways to do it: