Here’s a fun thing to try if you’ve been blogging for a while (Warning: may not actually be fun). Get a random date from when you started blogging until present (eg using this random date generator), find the post nearest that date and revisit it.
In regards to sharing openly, Doug Belshaw recommend s creating a canonical URL. The intent is to provide a starting point for people to engage with and build upon your work and ideas. This could be one space in which to share everything or you could have a separate link for each project.…
I know we are in the days of lots of free space, but it is worth remembering when blogging (or making webpages) shrinking images is worth doing for your visitors.
I don’t always do it, but today as I updates a Glow Blogs Help page, I saved nearly half the space by using, ImageOptim — better Save for Web.…
Last week I attended the morning of the Always on (them) event at the University of the West of Scotland. This was organised by Professor David McGillivary. It looked at Digital and Social Media use in Education.
Last week I posted a brief summary of my talk and links to the audio I recorded for EDUtalk.…
I’ve started a new blog Glowing Posts | Collecting interesting #GlowBlogs Posts.
The title says it all. The purpose of this new blog is to collect some examples of interesting ways that Glow Blogs are being used. I’ve found some good ones already.…
Posting to WordPresss is pretty simple on the go. Recent versions of WordPress have a fairly good performance on Mobile Safari. the WordPress app performs a little better the body field is less ‘jumpy’ and uploading photos a little simpler.
There are a few other blogging apps but I’ve not stuck with any.…
The University of Dundee seems to be making its voice heard about glow and so it should! It’s here, let’s use it. But, it made me start to think about why I personally have got into blogging so much when some of the professionals around me just don’t want to?
I am posting this with the WordPress.com desktop app on my mac. The app has been out for a while but I’ve just got round to testing it.
I’ve done nothing to set this up other than log on with my WordPress.com username and password, I am presuming that I can post with the app because I’ve got jetpack installed.…
In past years I often written reviews of the years blogging, this year I am a little lazier this is a wordle for the titles of the 90 posts I made here this year.
A list after the jump:
- 2015 in Titles (1/6/2016)
- EAST Project on Radio #EDUtalk (12/17/2015)
- Enviable Stuff 2015-12-14 (12/14/2015)
- Jukedeck music generator (12/12/2015)
- The Levelator Lives (12/12/2015)
- WordPress 4.4 embed other WordPress Posts (12/9/2015)
- Let it Snow on #GlowBlogs (12/6/2015)
- Glow Blogs November 2015 Looking Back (11/28/2015)
- WordPress News (11/24/2015)
- WordPress for Weans at #wcedn (11/24/2015)
- Where did my admin screen go?