Archive for Widgets

06 Mar 2009

Add search to your iWeb site

33 Comments Software, Tutorials, Web Design, Widgets

We all know that the iWeb blog comes with a built in search facility that only works if you host your site on a MobileMe account (thanks for that Apple!!), but what do you do if you are hosted with a different web host of your choosing? The answer is simple: we turn to the masters of search Google and/or Yahoo to help.

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20 Feb 2009

Add a Print This Page button to your iWeb site

5 Comments Tutorials, Web Design, Widgets

A ‘Print this page’ button your web page is becoming a more and more recurring sight on the internet these days. Whether you run a news site that has pages and pages of fresh content everyday or just a small site offering, for example, your grandma’s recipes, allowing your users to print of the information to read at another time is a good idea. And now it’s as simple as adding a HTML Snippet to your iWeb site. Read more

06 Feb 2009

Add a ‘Recent Posts’ list to any iWeb 09 page.

27 Comments Tutorials, Web Design, Widgets

As you can see in the side bar to this blog (and in the footer too) I display a list of my most recent posts so that frequent visitors to this site can view in an instant what posts have been added since the last time they visited the site without having to scroll down the whole page. And now in iWeb 09 we can recreate this effect on any page we want. Read more