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Inserting a series of Youtube videos

https://wpbtips.wordpress.com/ If you have a Youtube account, you can create and save playlists. You can then insert such a playlist in your blog, and the videos will play in sequence. Useful for actual playlists as well as long videos that have been split into a number of parts. Copy the URL of the playlist; it … Continue reading

Inserting Kickstarter videos

https://wpbtips.wordpress.com/ Update May 2013: Kickstarter videos have a different sourcecode now. New instructions: Visit the video page, select View Source from the menu bar of your browser and search for this: <meta property="og:video:secure_url" Copypaste the code from that point up to the height and width tags, and paste it into a simple text file. Example: … Continue reading

Widgets for wp.com blogs: 6b – funny quotes

https://wpbtips.wordpress.com/ Shortcode: [gigya src="http://www.pageplugins.com/generators/bumper_stickers/bumperstickers.swf" width="400" height="212" quality="high" wmode="transparent" ]

Adding an Etsy widget

https://wpbtips.wordpress.com/ [Update summer 2012: post obsolete.] If you have an Etsy shop, you can display clickable thumbnails of items from your shop (or your favorites) in your sidebar. Example: Kerry Murray Photo The code you can get from Etsy isn’t directly allowed in wp.com blogs. But you can convert it into a different, allowed, code … Continue reading

Widgets for wp.com blogs: 8b – more countdown timers

https://wpbtips.wordpress.com/ You can find lots of countdown tickers here: http://www.wishafriend.com/countdown/ Arranged into the following categories (many of them several pages each): Valentines, Hearts, Love, Birthday, Video, Fun, Pregnancy, Anniversary, Wedding, Engagement, Graduation, Funny, Smiles, USA, Aquarium, Cats, Dogs, Autumn, Canada Day, Girly, Retirement, Soldier Returning Home, Spring, Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, … Continue reading

Overriding default table colors

https://wpbtips.wordpress.com/ In most wordpress.com themes, when you create an html table the background of each cell is transparent unless you specify otherwise. But in a few of the newer themes (Autofocus, Beach, Bold Life, Clean Home, Dark Wood, Esquire, Motion, Mystique, Nuntius, Parament, Retro-fitted, Strange Little Town, Titan, Triton Lite), tables have a colored background … Continue reading

Widgets for wp.com blogs: 12 – some non animated messages

https://wpbtips.wordpress.com/ • General background: The gigya shortcode 3 – widgets. • Paste shortcode into text widget or html post/page editor. • All except no.4 resizable – check my posts on sidebar width and main column width. • May not display correctly in Explorer – use at your own risk (till Explorer learns to behave, or … Continue reading

Inserting Issuu docs

https://wpbtips.wordpress.com/ Update June 2013: Issuu changed things again. New instructions: Go to issuu.com and select the doc you wish to insert. Select View Source in your browser to view the sourcecode of the page, and search for this: documentId Copy the id number you’ll see next to it (two long numbers joined by a hyphen). … Continue reading

Widgets for wp.com blogs: 11 – messages with animated background

https://wpbtips.wordpress.com/ • General background: The gigya shortcode 3 – widgets. • Paste shortcode into text widget (check my post on sidebar width) or html post/page editor. • May not display correctly in Explorer – use at your own risk (till Explorer learns to behave, or till users learn not to use Explorer). 1: “Cool breeze” … Continue reading

Widgets for wp.com blogs: 10 – animated messages

https://wpbtips.wordpress.com/ • General background: The gigya shortcode 3 – widgets. • Paste shortcode into text widget (check my post on sidebar width) or html post/page editor. • May not display correctly in Explorer – use at your own risk (till Explorer learns to behave, or till users learn not to use Explorer). 1: “Christmas Card” … Continue reading

Widgets for wp.com blogs: 9 – scrolling messages

https://wpbtips.wordpress.com/ • General background: The gigya shortcode 3 – widgets. • Paste shortcode into text widget (or html post/page editor); check my post on sidebar width. • May not display correctly in Explorer – use at your own risk (till Explorer learns to behave, or till users learn not to use Explorer). LCD 1 Resizable; … Continue reading

Widgets for wp.com blogs: 8 – generic countdown timers

https://wpbtips.wordpress.com/ • General background: The gigya shortcode 3 – widgets. • Paste shortcode into text widget or html post/page editor. • Four of these timers have a fixed (or practically fixed) width, one is resizable; check my post on sidebar width. • May not display correctly in Explorer – use at your own risk (till … Continue reading

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