Freshen Your Theme with Seasonal Touches

You can freshen your blog appearance in many ways that reflect seasonal changes and holidays that range from changing themes  temporarily to less dramatic decorative changes to the theme you are using now.  Consult your calendar and  unleash your creativity to transmit your brand to your readership through seasonal events, holidays and special occasions. Continue reading

Instagram Widget for WordPress.com Users

instagramInstagram is a fast and easy way to share your photos with friends and family free of charge.

Snap a picture, choose a filter to transform its look and feel, then post to Instagram. Share to Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr too – it’s as easy as pie. It’s photo sharing, reinvented.

Today WordPress.com Staff announced something Instagram users have been waiting for. Widgets » Instagram Widget > via Instagram Widget — Support — WordPress.com. via Instagram Widget — Support — WordPress.com.

Upcoming Events — Support — WordPress.com

I was so busy with the seasonal ghouls, goblins and zombies and the clean-up afterwards that I missed the announcement of this cool new widget.

“It allows you to use an iCalendar link to display a list of events on your WordPress.com site. This feature can be used for any kind of event list, but it was created especially with musicians in mind so they can rock the web with a list of tour dates. Rock on!” via Upcoming Events — Support — WordPress.com.

Milestone Widget for all WordPress.com blogs

milestone widgetSave The Date!

Forever also sports a custom design for a new widget we call Milestone. You can find it in your blog dashboard at Appearance → Widgets and it’s pretty easy to use. Just pick a title for your event, a date and time, and a special message for the big day, and you’re ready to go. Now you have a special save the date widget for your Wedding on every page of your blog. via Get Married With WordPress — Blog — WordPress.com.

But wait there’s more in the comment section. The new Milestome widgets is available for every theme on WordPress.com