Nice report Glyn, I’m missing my /SW outings this winter so keep them coming!
Couldn’t agree more with weekend activating. I steer well clear of it unless there’s no other option. It’s part of the reason I love shift work; lots of time off mid week
Anywa reference photo sharing - well you already have some photos on your blog. If you wish to also post them here, simply right click on them and select copy image address.
Now post that copied url directly into the editor and voila …
Apart form the other methods described above, you can also embed photos that you already have elsewhere online on photo sharing sites.
For example on Flickr, just select the share option on the desired photo and select the HTML embed option.
You can now select the size of the photo you want embeded and copy and paste it into the editor like so:
This of course uses none of the bandwidth that has to otherwise be provided by the MT
It also means that anyone clicking the photo is taken directly to the sharing site (Flickr in this instance) where they could possibly view further photos.
Other photo sharing sites have similar embed options, as does YouTube.
Another tip, if you’re a Windoze user, is to capture screen shots using the snipping tool.
For this just select the image to be “snipped” and paste (ctrl v) directly into the editor like so: