WordPress 2.5.1 Screencast Teaser for WordCamp Vancouver

Comments 13 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I just upgraded my WordPress to 2.5.1 and to celebrate as well as promote WordCamp Vancouver this week, I’ve recorded a quick little screencast.


This video has been edited for time on Flickr.
A full version it can be viewed on Viddler.

I just used my MacBook’s internal mic so I know some folks will be cringing at the audio quality (and the sound of my keyboard strokes) but hey, it’s more “organic” that way…. isn’t it?.

The super cool plugin in the video that John and I have been using for the last year or so is called “Flickr Photo Album“. This is the latest version and works beautifully with WP 2.5 and up. More to come at Wedneday’s WordCamp.

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  1. RodTuesday, April 29th, 2008 — 7:52am PDT

    Very cool. What’s the name of the Flickr plug-in that you use, along with the quick tags? One of the things that drives me nuts about Windows Live Writer is its handling of images. This might be enough to make me use the WordPress editor again.

  2. JoeTuesday, April 29th, 2008 — 9:01am PDT

    Hey thanks for the link and screencast! Do you mind if I embed and use your video as a demo?

  3. Miss604Tuesday, April 29th, 2008 — 9:32am PDT

    Hey Joe, I don’t mind at all – that would be great. Thanks!

  4. RodTuesday, April 29th, 2008 — 9:49am PDT

    I guess if I’d read the post a little more closely, I’d have picked up on that plug-in name, eh? D’oh.

  5. Miss604Tuesday, April 29th, 2008 — 9:53am PDT

    Rod – no, no I added that after your comment, sorry 🙂

  6. RodTuesday, April 29th, 2008 — 12:28pm PDT

    Oh sure, mess with my mind 😉

  7. nancy (aka money coach)Tuesday, April 29th, 2008 — 8:11pm PDT

    OK – newbie (well, not legitimately. I’ve been blogging for 8 months but there’s still some basics I don’t know) questions:
    1. How do I tell how many/if any one is subscribing to my blog?
    2. How do I embed a podcast?
    3. How do I create ‘sections’ of a blogroll (eg. a section for personal finance blogs, a section for my blogging buddies, a section for ‘green’) – or are blogrolls still of interest these days?

    hmmm. I have more, but can’t think right now. I’ll post another comment as they come to me!

  8. Miss604Tuesday, April 29th, 2008 — 10:42pm PDT

    @Nancy

    1. Burn your WordPress-generated feed with FeedBurner
    2. Use PodPress
    3. Use “Link Categories”

    4. … I’ll specify all of these for ya tomorrow and give you some links 🙂

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  12. QueenEveMonday, June 16th, 2008 — 5:20am PDT

    Great plugin , isnot there another one same like this for youtube?
    also is there a way to change the dimenssions of the picture like to make it fit the post
    Thanks again for the helpful post

  13. johnSaturday, August 2nd, 2008 — 5:53am PDT

    thats really awesome post really.

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