When you publish a blog post that has a screenshot or a picture, WordPress will automatically create two image thumbnails in your uploads folder on the web server. Learn how to disable these thumbnails forever.
Covers Blogs, Blogging Tips, Online Monetization etc.
Pew Research Center for Internet has released some new numbers on blogging and blog readership using data of US based adults.
This morning I saw these strange strings (!$title$! & $!text$!) in the RSS feeds of popular sites like TechCrunch and Inside CBC.
Twitter provides an excellent search engine but the problem is that Twitter Search is pretty useless for ego surfing – that’s because all hyperlinks on Twitter are in the form of short URLs so you’ll never know if that TinyURL link is pointing to you or someone else’s blog.
If you use blogs, FriendFeed or Twitter to monitor buzz around your favorite topics (say iPhone launch) – do check out Spy.
The WordPress App for iPhone is now live on the Apple iTunes store. The app supports both self-installed WordPress blogs and those hosted on wordpress.com.
With preferences in Techmeme, you can add links to major blog search engines like Ask Bloglines, Sphere, Google Blog Search, Technorati and IceRocket next to each of these stories.
WordPress has a Press It bookmarklet like Tumblr that auto-detects photos and videos on a web page and enables you to quickly repost these items on your own WordPress blog.
Learn how to use Google Docs Word processor to live blog an event like a keynote address, a video conference or a local BarCamp.
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Around 1,500 readers have put their names on the Digital Inspiration Map. You can explore the complete list of people on either Google Maps or Google Earth.
Bloggers and journalists in China are using a novel approach to bypass Internet filters in their country â€“ they write backwards or from right to left. The content therefore remains readable by human beings but defeats the web filtering software.
FriendFeed to Go is an impressive FriendFeed interface for mobile phones.
You can now export all your blogger blogs with comments into an XML file or you can merge two or more existing blogs into one.
Six-figure bloggers is a very rare breed on this planet but there also exist bloggers who are billionaires.
This great SEO tip from Stoney deGeyter suggests how you can link to internal pages on your website by adding rel=nofollow attribute to links like “click here” or “read more” that have no relevant anchor text.
You’ve seen the FeedBurner graphic that shows the current count of your RSS subscribers. Now there’s a similar badge for Twitter to show the count of your Twitter followers.
THe WordPress SEO plug-in, that can help your WordPress blog rank better in Google, has been downloaded more number of times than any of other 2.3k WordPress plug-ins on the Internet according to wordpress.org.
This is something very useful useful for bloggers who use Windows Live Writer and are active on Twitter. As soon as you publish a new blog post using Windows Live Writer, you can notify your Twitter followers about that article.
Windows Live Writer, your favorite blog editing software, just got better.