Saturday, February 16, 2019

Add an image "from a URL"

toolbar > insert image > Add Images > From a URL

A URL (Universal Resource Locator) is the unique address of a file on the Word Wide Web.

"From a URL" displaying an image when a canonical URL is entered
The image shows when the URL is right.
If you know the URL of an image file, and if that file is public, you can post it directly into your blog at Add Images > From a URL.

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Add images "from your webcam"

toolbar > insert image > Add Images > From your phone

Not everyone has a webcam, but if you do you can insert a photo from it into your blog (and your blogs's album in the Archive).

The top of the "From your webcam" option
It's one of six options in "Add images," the pop-up you get when you click the Insert Image icon on the toobar in Blogger's editing window.

Sunday, February 3, 2019

Time runs out on Google+ comments

February 4 is the last day to save your blog's Google+ comments

A broken hourglass with sand flowing from the bottom

If you are reading this on February 5 or later, I am sorry. Google did a terrible job of warning affected bloggers that their comments were at immanent risk.

If you are reading this in time, here's what you can do.