Welcome to our tips and tricks page for those wanting to learn how to use a gravatar (picture), post music clips, provide links, use quotations or just about any other thing we can think of. If we miss something, ask us here and we’ll find an answer for you.
Here’s a few tips as starters:
The best way to get a gravatar is to sign-up on http://en.gravatar.com/
Your gravatar is associated with your email address, so it will appear when you post on many different gravatar enabled blogs, not just WordPress based blogs.
To embed a link in text: If you post <a href=http://cafewhispers.wordpress.com/> Cafe Whispers</a> you get Cafe Whispers
<blockquote>The text between the opening and closing blockquote tags will appear as a quote in your post.</blockquote>
Posting the above gives:
The text between the opening and closing blockquote tags will appear as a quote in your post.
Define an abbreviation
<abbr title=”Wild Turkey”>WT</abbr>
If you “hover” your mouse over the abbreviation, it will show the full text.
touché – the é was typed by holding down the Alt key while keying 0233 – more info here.
To add a YouTube video, copy the video’s URL and past it into your comment. There must be no text after the clip, however, or it won’t appear in your comment as a video. It will only display the link.