Archive for Widgets

21 Apr 2009

Tag Clouds for iWeb revisited

19 Comments Tutorials, Web Design, Widgets

A little while ago I published a post on how to add a tag cloud to your iWeb blog. Many of you visited the post and followed the tutorial but recently I received a comment on the post that said the link to ZoomClouds wasn’t working. Well, I have been investigating other methods of adding tag clouds to iWeb and have come up with the following new tutorial. Read more

14 Apr 2009

Anchors in iWeb – About time too

1 Comment Tips and Tricks, Tutorials, Web Design, Widgets

iweb_anchors One of the biggest annoyances of iWeb users is the lack of support for Anchors in iWeb. I have seen loads of ‘iWeb Wishlists’ requesting such a feature but it hasn’t been forthcoming. If you don’t know already anchors are (put simply) a way of linking one element of your page with another element further down (or up) the page. They are often best demonstrated on FAQ pages where all the questions are listed at the top of the page and the answers are lower down; when you click on a question you get taken straight to the relevant answer. Read more

07 Apr 2009

All About iWeb Widget

No Comments Freebies, Software, Widgets

Its been a long time since we had a freebie up on All About iWeb, I did have ‘big ideas’ when I started this site about releasing some free themes, but that is proving more difficult than I first thought (bear with me though, they will be coming).

That aside, my smarty-pants brother has just got himself a Macbook (I told you he was clever) and he has built an All About iWeb widget to add to your dashboard. Read more

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