More updates to my blog posting app

With the shift from http://weblogs.asp.net (on .Text) to http://blogs.msdn.com (on Community Server) it was time to update my Word-based blog posting app again. I think the coolest thing that has happened is that you can now post over SSL, meaning that your credentials are no longer sent in the clear. This is great news for…


Problems with dotWord

It seems that whatever transform Rob did to make WordBlogX work with BlogX doesn’t work too well with .TEXT. It messes up hyperlinks, deletes all sections inside angle brackets, randomly adds spaces to things, and generally messes things up. Botheration. My apologies if you read my last post (which I thought I had fixed, but…


What I’d like to see in blog schemas

Nary a day goes by when Robert Scoble doesn’t have something on his blog about RSS versus ATOM or some such thing. Personally, I haven’t really looked into either format much; I just use Newsgator to read a handful of blogs in Outlook. But I am now working on my second Blog entry tool (first…


Hacked up using dotWord

I’m posting this with a hacked-up version of WordBlogX that has been trivially modified to talk to the .Text web service instead. Hopefully it will all go well, in which case I can continue using Word to write my posts, and sooner or later Rob will figure out how to do his custom action in…