Archive for December, 2008

Ever since WordPress 2.3 hit the scene, adding native tagging support, there’s been some (understandable) confusion as to whether Windows Live Writer supports tags, and how it relates to WP native tags. Hopefully this post will clear things up. If you’re using WordPress 2.3.1 or later, look for either Keywords or Tags near the bottom […]


In case you’re wondering what the “instant photo” border treatment feature is, here’s an example.   It plays nice with the Crop and Tilt features. No, you cannot currently provide a caption to be written on the border. If that’s important to you, you might consider the “Polaroid Picture” plug-in.

(Sorry, I’m a bit late with this post, as we went live with the RC on Monday morning.) Windows Live Essentials 2009 RC has shipped, including a new drop of Writer. Here’s a fairly generic announcement from the official Windows Live blog. Check out the post on the Writer team blog for a complete list […]

I’ve posted workarounds before to make the Firefox Blog This plugin for Windows Live Writer work for Firefox 3.0 and later. Now we’ve finally taken the first (public) steps to solving this problem the right way. Our revised extension is now available on We’re currently in their “Sandbox” which means you will have to […]