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Something Old and New: Importing WordPress posts into Sitefinity

I can’t take too much credit for this, however, I made enough updates to the library that I felt it warranted a post.

If you’re migrating your blog from WordPress into Sitefinity, I’ve taken an existing tool (major HT to timw255) and modified it. I disabled some features with loading tags/metadata that caused errors. More importantly, I added the ability to have a “default” e-mail address, properly import the full image from the “thumbnail” images that WordPress typically uses, and cleaned up the summary field.

It’s on Github, so as they say, if you don’t like what I did, fork it and improve it yourself! 8^D

You can get the WordPress to Sitefinity tool here.

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Bienvenue (again) Pic-a-Dillie-O!!!

New Pic-a-Dillie-O Home

 

Well, after some more soul searching, theme browsing, and general fall-clean-up-ishness, I've "reopened" by photo blog and migrated everything back over there. I love the "tiled" layout that I can display here and it just seems better to have all of the pics in one spot.

Articles, reviews, quotes, links, and general pensee will still remain here.

So go check it out and update your RSS feeds if you need to. Enjoy!

http://picadillieo.wordpress.com

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Google Reader Users Have No Fear. Feedly Has Your Back!!!

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Helping debug apps has it’s perks…

I was rather distraught (just like a lot of other folks) when Google announced yesterday that it was shutting down Google Reader. I’ve been a long time Feedly user, and my blogs synchronizes directly through Google Reader. I wasn’t sure which direction I would go. Until Feedly swooped in and saved the day! Continue reading “Google Reader Users Have No Fear. Feedly Has Your Back!!!”