Applying KISS to RSS


Let me start off by saying I’m not an Oprah Winfrey fan. On one hand – there’s all that charity work and the free cars for her studio audience. On the other hand – she’s…

Continue…


Autocorrect = automistake: the WordPress text editor


When I pasted some embed code for a YouTube video into the code view and then flipped back to Visual view for final tweaking – the code broke.  WordPress’s editor was changing the “em” in…

Continue…


Flickr feeds, feeds of feeds and IE7 issues


I’ve been experimenting with WordPress for use on other types of blogs besides my professional one, and ran into an interesting phenomenom involving Flickr feeds and IE 7. When trying to display the vertical Flickr…

Continue…


Blogging with heart


I had the pleasure of attending the launch of the SIP (Specialist Information Professionals) and Share blog this afternoon at the invitation of a new colleague and thoroughly enjoyed the keynote speaker. Pippa is an…

Continue…


The unofficial Twitter Style Guide


If you work with a group of librarians (would the correct term be “a collection of librarians”?) and school teachers as I do, you’d know that their eagle eyes can spot grammar gaffes a mile…

Continue…