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Can I merge content of one site to another without redirect

I have a website http://www.pulpybucket.com I want to merge (completely transfer) content of my other website into this.. Is there any way to do this with redirection.. and without hurting my ...
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How do I save a long GMail html ad as an image?

I would like to save an html ad for posting but posting it long form on a Google+, Tumblr, or Wordpress blog easily. I saw a very similar question to this here: How do I save an image of a really ...
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Get a weekly email containing all new content from a list of blogs

I would like to receive a weekly email containing any new content from a list of blogs that I'm interested in. I searched Google for "get weekly email updates from a list blogs", "program for ...
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Feature to find out keywords used in Wordpress blogs

In wordpress blog, are there any feature or tool available to find out which are the keywords used to search in blogs? E.g. If anyone has used words like sam, flowers, college etc in blogs I have ...
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Best way to blog while locally editing files?

I want to blog while editing my files locally. Requirements: Edit the files locally only (on my computer, using my text editor), in some clean format (say, Markdown). Have the files viewable ...
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What's the best wordpress desktop client on Linux [closed]

I'm doing a bit weblogging these days and wordpress is my host of choice. But I don't like the editing interface of it. So I'm looking for a Linux desktop client. Would like something that's simple ...
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How do I link directly to a specific PART of a blog post or online article? (e.g. to a paragraph or heading)

I want to link to some really cool PART of an article, like this blog post announcing the card ageing power-up in Trello, amongst other things. What can I use, using Google Chrome, or in any browser ...
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Error using Httrack for download a blog from a blogger site

I am traying to donwload one my blogs using Httrack. Every time I tried I got this error message: **MIRROR ERROR!** HTTrack has detected that the current mirror is empty. If it was an update, the ...
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How do I copy a word document with pictures into a blog post?

I am trying to copy a word document with some formatting (e.g. bulleted lists) and pictures to a blog post using Google's Blogger. When I do direct copy/paste, everything seems to copy over ...
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How can I get the latest N posts from blogger RSS feed?

How can I get the latest N posts from blogger RSS feed, using the URL in a browser, or some javascript? Which parameter do I have to use?
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Popup search results for selected text in Firefox

Often, I want to add a relevant hyperlink for a blog post, but I find the tab switching really clumsy. Is there a Firefox addon/userscript that can: search Google/Bing for selected text, display ...
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What can I do about my kaputt posterous site? [closed]

I have a posterous photoblog here: http://montereyscenics.posterous.com/ that is still reachable, but no longer displays the photos; also, most of my archives seem to be missing. At first I thought it ...
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how to select a suitable blogging solution for beginners? [closed]

I want to start a blog that will mostly server 'Programming' related video tutorials/series. Out of the various options out there ( both paid/free ) I am not sure which one to pick and the long term ...
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Is there an up-to-date “Blog this in windows live writer” in any of the modern browsers?

I want to select text (and images) in the browser, right click, and have it added to my blog post draft in windows live writer? The one I could find seems to be for old versions of Firefox (10 ...
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Upload URL & source URL for blogging from Microsoft Word (with Blogspot default image host)

I want to do blogging with BlogSpot and Microsoft Word and found this, but http://blogspot.com or http://mysite.blogspot.com doesn't allowed. anyone know which url should I enter here for using ...
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How to define template for org-mode HTML export?

I am using org-mode to generate html pages from my notes. I used Publishing Org-mode files to HTML to setup blog system. I have defined an export template. But to use it I have to add following line ...
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Installing Wordpress in Apache

So, I've installed Wordpress in Apache and have it working, i.e. I can browse to it on my hosting server via localhost and it displays my blog, all good and well. But when (anyone) browses to it from ...
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URL incorrect in Octopress on subdomain

I followed the instructions to the best of my ability, as layed on on the Octopress website, but for whatever reason, things aren't correct. When I followed the instructions, I expect my URLs to look ...
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Software for formatting / web-publishing tutorial-type, technical articles

I want to put some of my own technical writing on the web: tutorials, how-to's, conceptual articles about programming etc. I write mostly for myself yet, but think others can benefit from it so I want ...
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Suggest some good desktop blogging tools

What are some desktop blogging tools that work with Wordpress? Please note that I am an Windows user, and I am looking for following features: I should be able to add images to the post in a few ...
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How to track blog changes without a feed?

Some of the blogs like the one from Datameer don't have any feeds, but still I would like to get the changes to the blog in Google Reader. Google Reader used to support this feature, but it no more ...
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Why doesn't Firefox show any kind of a feed presence indication when there is are RSS/Atom feeds associated with the page? [duplicate]

For example I've came to a webpage having the following tag inside its <head> tag: <link rel="alternate" type="application/rss+xml" title="A blog feed" ...
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Portable Wiki which stores .txt or HTML files

I know there are TiddlyWiki but I need one which stores HTML or even .txt files. I want to use this Wiki like a personal blog, i want to log my life (probably cringy to you) and things I've done, ...
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Is there a software that performs a textual analysis on blogs?

My company is looking to create a PivotViewer visualization of a client's Wordpress 2 blog posts for the last 11 years. To do so, however, we need to edit the somewhat haphazard, incomplete, and ...
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Firefox addon for managing text width

While reading, I prefer that the text width is "reasonably" small and centered in the middle of the window (just to make an example, pick a blog post layout or the layout of SuperUser itself, which I ...
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Source code Formatter for Windows Live Writer

I have just downloaded the Windows Live Writer software for blogging purposes but it contains nothing for formatting source code. I have installed many plugins like code snippet, insert code etc. but ...
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opening existing blog post using microsoft word 2007

Whenever I open "existing blog posts" using Microsoft Office 2007, I am presented with last 25 posts. How to open the old posts using MS office?
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App for Managing Comments on Blogs [closed]

I comment on a number of blogs and I'm wondering if there is any utility or software out there that allows you to manage things like this? For example, many times I will stumble upon a blog and leave ...
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putting blog posts under version control

Is there any way to version control blog posts? I don't mind running subversion on my server, but I want my buddies to make changes to what I write and commit to svn, then update the blog post. Has ...
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TextMate blogging bundle: real sync between blog and project?

I'm looking for a solution to sync between a blog and a project or any other folder for that matter. Alternatively, any other Mac app would help which allows to sync an xmlrpc.php with a folder. The ...
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How to save useful information found online

I bookmark and favorite at least 20 pages of useful information a day on stackoverflow, blogs and the web in general. I'm sure some of the advice and information I find online will be indispensable ...
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Is there a way to use markdown in Microsoft Live Writer?

I love the coding that Super User and all of the other StackExchange sites uses for editing/created questions and answers... markdown. It's easy to use. I'm wondering if there is a way to enable the ...
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Minimal slim way to create and run an internal RSS feed

I have the idea to create a very simple tech update feed for internal collaboration in our company. For that I'm looking for the easiest way of writing messages which then get syndicated as RSS feed. ...
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How do I add captions to a picture in windows live writer?

I just started to use Windows Live Writer and love the interface especially with the drag and drop pictures. However I cannot seem to be able to add captions below the images... How do I do this? Is ...
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Desktop blogging software for Blogger

I'm using Blogger for my blog platform. I notice when I do a post that my layout looks totally messed up in IE, but also that Blogger is adding a lot of weird extraneous code. Can anyone recommend a ...
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how to recover blog [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Recovering a lost website with no backup? I had my blog at someURL.me , I don't know the service provider,host,or anything It is now suspended for some reason (its ...
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Good Vim Blogs? [closed]

I have used vim for near a one-year, but I think I have a great deal to learn. Does anyone know of any good blogs for vim? EDIT: An example of what I mean with good blogs is Dialy Vim. Actually I am ...
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Queuing up blog posts from offline

I have a Blogger blog and I will be going for long periods of time when I can only access the web via dial-up for short periods in the middle of the night (much like the so-called "flash sessions" ...
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Recursively mirroring a hosted blog

I am not asking how to download a standard webpage, or website tree, as I know how to do that. The problem I am having is that wget/downloadthemall/HTTrack/FDM/IDM, etc., do not seem to work with the ...
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Is there any online/desktop tool to keep up with blogs?

Is there any tool that can help to keep up with 10 blogs? I want to be able to check from one place which blog has a new post. Instead of manualy check them one be one. Operating System: Windows 7
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Why doesn't my favicon.ico show up for my blog? [closed]

So http://www.joelbarsotti.com/ gets a favorite icon, but http://joelbarsotti.com doesn't the path I'm using in my link tag is the full path for http://joelbarsotti.com Any ideas?
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Using Windows Live Writer with XWiki

Is it posible to use XWiki with Windows Live Writer? If it is possible can someone describe what needs to be configured? XWiki, Live Writer or both?
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How do RSS readers interact with advertisements?

Ok, I'm gonna start by saying I love RSS feeds, and I use my RSS reader to keep up with just about everything I read. Lately I've been wondering though, if the feeds are totally ad-free, am I actually ...
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Is there a blog tool with support for tagging posts, only displaying posts with certain combinations of tags, and LaTeX? [closed]

What I want: A blog. I can tag posts, e.g. "A" or "B" or "all," and then you can either 1) click to only view posts tagged "A" or "all" or 2) even more ideally, I can set it so you automatically see ...
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Print blog entry without comments

Is there a way to print a blog entry without comments?
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blogging without having to manually upload pictures

I want to blog on a Wordpress account, without having to upload pictures manually. I'm looking for a program that allows you to edit text + simple formatting + pictures, and lets you publish it to ...
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How to move my blog to my domain name [closed]

I'm not a technical person but I want to know how I can move my blog to my domain name. Can anyone please provide step-by-step process to get this done? Thanks so much!
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What is the best way to archive (spider) a site that is going to be removed? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I download an entire website Three different blogs that I read have recently announced that they are going to be discontinued and removed from the web. Although ...
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How to view my entire blog? [closed]

I have a blog on blogspot. I am looking into printing this myself. This would be a lot easier to do if there was a way to view the entire blog history on one page. Can this be done?
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Good software to take a blog and format it for printing [closed]

I have much of my family's doings on a Blogspot blog. I would like to print this out in a nice book. The actual printing I plan to just send to CostCo as Photo Prints. But I need some kind of ...