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How to turn a blog into a book?

Does anyone have any experience converting a blog into a book, and if so: What software did you use? How was your experience? I use Wordpress for my blogging.
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How can I backup my wordpress.com hosted blog?

I have a blog hosted on wordpress.com, and I'd like to back it up. How can I do that?
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Web resources for specific types of funny pictures? [closed]

No, not lolcats. And I'm not really looking for a specific site, either. I have often wished that I had some funny picture to illustrate a presentation, a website, a post, an email, or something ...
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How can I backup my blogspot.com hosted blog?

I have a blog hosted on blogspot.com, and I'd like to back it up. How can I do that?
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Facebook “share link” feature feature for Blogger, Google Buzz, or other Blogs?

Facebook has a nice share feature to share links. When I share a link on Facebook, I paste a URL into the status box (The box which says "What's on your mind?"). Facebook will automatically populate ...
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How can I put a Twitter “tweet” in my Blog

Currently I think I would just screen shot a popular tweet from @aplusk or someone else I am trying to reference but I am always stuck with cropping People say I could have "photoshopped" it and it ...
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Can I automatically post something I write for one blog to my other blogs?

I write a blog at some site. When I write a new post to that site, is there a way to automatically post it to my WordPress and Blogger blogs as well?
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What are some good Web Tools to help me format my code for blogs? [closed]

What are some good Web Tools to help me format my code for blogs? I'd like to be able to copy & paste my code into textbox/textarea and have the web tool format it nicely for various popular ...
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Mapping the link network between websites (blogs)?

I wish to create a link map between blogs so to reflect the "social network" between bloggers. Such a service would take a starting point of a blog or two, and start adding links and mapping the ...
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Automatically cleaning up Google Reader for now defunct blogs [closed]

I am having hundreds of feeds in my Google Reader. Some of the feeds have ceased to work (technically) or have not received new posts for years. Would there be some kind of automatic way to clean-up ...
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Blog/Wiki Hybrid?

I want to start a blog that has public editing rules, like a wiki. Is there such a thing? Edit: That is also hosted (like Blogger) or a method I can host it on a web space (such as Google Pages)
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What's the best way to read through the archives of a blog?

I need a piece of software which would make it easy for me to systematically read through the archives of a blog. Manually going through the archives is a pain. I want to be able to check off what ...
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Importing RSS items into Facebook

I want to import my (Wordpress-based) blog entries into my Facebook account to share them with my FB friends. FB already has a built-in function to create Notes based on RSS items. The problem is ...
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Best Way to Retrieve Over 500 Deleted Blog Posts from Caches? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Recovering a lost website with no backup? SITUATION: My blog was recently hacked and over 500 posts were deleted. I have restored the security of the blog, but stupidly ...
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What's a good .NET based blogging engine? [closed]

What is a good .NET based blogging engine? And why would you recommend it.
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Should it be called a 'blog entry' or a 'blog post'?

I see these terms used interchangeably, and I actually wanna stick to one. Which of the two is better and why? Which sees more common usage?
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Changing messy Tumblr URL

On Tumblr we keep getting really messy URLs generated for our blog posts. Is there any way that this can be changed? For instance, in the example bellow, the blogs title is ‘Playing with scale and ...
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Blog reading and following for busy people

There are lots of RSS readers out there, but they just flood you with a big list of all the posts from the site to date. For those of us who are time-starved, but still like to keep in touch in a ...
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Syndicate all posts and photos made to facebook

My family has a website that helps to keep us all in constant contact with each other. Recently a good number of the younger family members have started to use facebook. Our little family website is ...
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Download Blogspot blog in HTML

Is there a way to download an entire Blogspot blog in HTML format, without the ads and associated cruft?
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How to add a “Contact me” form to a blog hosted on Blogger?

After doing some research, I know I need to create a new page and add a form to it. Is that the best way? Doesn't Blogger have appropriate built-in feature? What form service can you recommend? ...
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How to embed audio only from YouTube videos

My Question: Is there a way to change the embed code or some javascript I can run in a blogger blog to embed only the audio of a YouTube video in my blog posts? My specific situation: I have a ...
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Is there a bookmarklet that will let me email a selection from a website and its corresponding URL?

I use Posterous for blogging, and do all of my posting through Mail.app I do a lot of kottke-sullivan-style posts in this format: The New York Times reports: Blah blah blah Interesting. But what ...
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Not all pages are visible in my blogspot

I created some pages in my Blogspot but only 3 of them are visible (see the second picture). What do I have to do/change to make it show all the pages I created?
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My blogspot domain to a custom domain is not redirecting properly

My Blogspot domain http://www.jimankandeka.blogspot.com was redirected to http://www.withjim.com almost a year ago. Though the site works fine half the time, other half it shows an error which I have ...
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How to visualize data online?

I want to be able to do visualization of some raw data, be able to draw different kinds of graphs etc, and be able to post an interactive drawing on my map. I know that Tableau Public does just ...
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What blog reading websites are Kindle friendly?

My favorite blog reading applications are ajax heavy sites that are likely to crash the "experimental" browser on the Kindle. What web site can I use to aggregate my favorite RSS feeds and get an ...
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How do I delete a tumblr blog?

I have 2 tumblr blogs, and one of them I didn't mean to make, is there a way to completly delete it from my account?
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Embedding audio into Blogspot blog with player interface

I'm trying to upload and/or embed some audio files into my blog, hosted on Google's Blogspot, but cannot seem to do so. The three audio files, about 2.5 hours of recording, total about 35MB in size of ...
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Where can I get themes for my Posterous Blog

They only have a few options and when you compare to other blog services it seems very lacking. I'm hoping there's some sort of repository out there I haven't bumped into yet.
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Blog site with existing domain name

I would like to have a blog site, though I have created my own by writing the code. Huhhh... hosting cost is killing me. I have my domain name with me and I just wanted to get the blog where I can use ...
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App for live blogging from Blackberry to WordPress

I'm looking for an app that will let me post content to single WordPress post, inserting each new "post" either at the top or bottom of the article, with a timestamp. I know there's already an WP app ...
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Blog readable only by people signed into a certain Google domain?

I am the webmaster for a school that uses Google Apps for Your Domain, so every family has an account at our domain. We would like to create a blog that can only be read by school families. Blogger ...
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Bilingual blog: Wordpress, Tumblr, or Blogger?

I'm helping a Korean artist setup an internet blog to showcase her work. Since her goal is to have her blog in both English and Korean, my question is: which of these platforms better supports ...
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How do you remove Disqus “comments” from Tumblr pages?

How do you remove Disqus "comments" link from Tumblr pages? I've managed to remove the Disqus comment box from all pages, so it only appears after posts. I used the following code: ...
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Replacement for Facebook feature “imported stories”

What is a good replacement for the Facebook feature "imported stories" that allowed you to import content from other sites like RSS Feeds, Picasa, Google Reader etc. Facebook recently disabled the ...
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How to put last modified date in blog post on Blogger?

I want to have last modified date on my blog post on Blogger.com. I have tried this post but it didn't work out since this solution is for the old Blogger.com Edit-1: I got to know about this meta ...
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PostRank alternative [closed]

postrank.com was a site that allowed you to filter an RSS feed by popularity, but unfortunately after they were acquired by Google they no longer offer the feature. does anyone know of an ...
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How to post under a page in Blogger

I have multiple pages in my blog. Now I want to post in different page. Example: Page 1: Local Page 2: National Page 3: International Post 1: Local Topic 1 Post 2: National Topic 1 Post 2: ...
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Blogging advice, source code [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to post source code in Blogger? I try to blog in blogger.com. it's ok for text and images, but every time I want to put source code, it's a pain... Here in ...
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Blog + forum CMS?

I need a fast, scalable PHP/MySQL solution that would have two main sections: a basic blogging tool, so that the site maintainers can write articles about upcoming events to be posted on the front ...
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How to display google's spreadsheet inside a post in my blog?

I have a public Google spreadsheet in Google Drive and want to display it within my blog post (people can directly see it, not only a link to the sheet). How can I do that? Please help! [Edit] I'm ...
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How should I format the HTML of my blog posts in Blogger?

For convenience, I write all my blog posts in bare HTML. Everything seems to be working, but I see that sometimes, Blogger's WYSIWYG editor wraps everything up in a <div> and uses <p> ...
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How to find many (all?) of the blogs dealing with “X”?

I wish to find all the blogs who are dealing with a topic. For example: "restaurant reviews" The first thing I would do is to google "restaurant review blog" and start going through the list. The ...
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Need a blogging engine that accepts markdown

Context: I have just spent half an hour written a long proposal to be posted on MSO. However, the more I think about it, the less I like it. I would still like to be able to share it with the world, ...
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How to make Blogger show the last modified date of any post?

How can I make Blogger show the last modified date of a post? When I edit an old post in Blogger, is there anyway to list the last modified date somewhere? anywhere?
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Sharing Files on Blogger

I have created an account on Blogger and completed a blog entry but I want to attach a rar file containing source code. But, I came to know that Blogger does not allow to upload files. Can someone ...
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A straw poll widget to add CNN-style polls on one's own website or blog

Wufoo.com is very nice (maybe overkill with the features) but it's missing one thing I really want for a simple straw poll: when you answer the straw poll question, the question itself should ...
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Creating duplicate posts from my WordPress blog over to Posterous

How do I set up my WordPress blog to also post those entries at Posterous? I have the RSS feed from the WordPress site and would like to have it replicate over to the Posterous one without having to ...
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Disabling a blogspot/blogger blog after losing access to the owner e-mail account

I need to remove a blogspot (AKA Blogger) blog from the Internet. I made it over five years ago, and I no longer have access to the e-mail account that it was created with. As a result, I have no way ...