nickop.com is my venture into online stores. I started this project partly because I love good beanies, environmentally conscious shopping. But mostly, I wanted to get a full architectural understa…read more
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog.
Here’s an excerpt:
4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 23,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this blog would power 5 Film Festivals
There are currently a few hurdles to getting the very useful AddThis.net version 5 extension going on BlogEngine.net version 2.5 or later. I have consolidated the steps here.
There are a few ways of getting an extension added to a BlogEngine.Net project. I decided to use the NuGet approach. If you haven’t got this Visual Studio extension installed yet…do it now! see my earlier blog How to easily add open source libraries to net projects using NuGet).
You will now try and rebuild your project to find that a whole load of failures occur.
This is easily fixed.
You will need to add the following reference to /App_Code/Extensions/AddThis.cs and pretty much every file under /App_Code/Extensions/BookmarkButtons, but the errors panel will give you the list of issues.
Then rebuild and voila…hopefully no errors!
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog.
Here’s an excerpt:
The concert hall at the Syndey Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 9,000 times in 2011. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 3 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.
This post has been written and publish using Windows Live Writer. It seems to work with quite a wide range of blog engines. This particular blog is based on BlogEngine.NET which works well with Live Writer. It also works with a Windows Live blogs, SharePoint blogs and I am sure a lot more.
Live writer has great facilities for making writing blogs extremely easy and allows publishing to multiple blogs too. It very cleverly downloads your skins, which give you the feel of writing on your blog page. Full spell checking and the usual good word processing facilities.