ScribeFire howto: Tags and Labels

Here's a quick howto for Tags and Labels use in ScribeFire:



Blogger tags

  1. click on the Categories tab in the scribefire sidebar

  2. click the add category button on the lower right hand
  3. type in your tags as a coma-separated list



    i.e. scribefire,blogger,tags,howto





    Screenshot: adding blogger tags using ScribeFire



  4. You can add/remove tags by deselecting them in the sidebar





    Screenshot: deselecting blogger tags using ScribeFire



Technocrati tags

  1. Click the Publishing options button next to the post title
  2. Type in the coma-separated tag list in the Technocrati tags textbox
  3. Press the Add Tags to post button

  4. Lo and behold, the editor window now contains a link to the technocrati tags





    Screenshot: inserting technocrati tags



Hope this helps!



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ScribeFire

ScribeFire seems like a nice Firefox extension, let's see if it works with blogger.com's latest API...



There's a nasty bug though: html entities are encoded twice...



Example: Two consecutive non breaking spaces



hello  world


Ouch :/

Copy as HTML addin

Hardest part of creating a technical blog? Syntax Highlighting!

Back in the days, Jason Haley created an installer for a vs 2005 copy as html addin.

Since bookmarks are SO XXth century, let's blog this installer.

Go grab it there.

27 private static PagingRequest ProvideRequest()

28 {

29 lock (__dataPagesQueue)

30 {

31 if (__dataPagesQueue.Count > 0)

32 {

33 return __dataPagesQueue.Dequeue();

34 }

35 else

36 {

37 return null;

38 }

39 }

40 }