Tag Archives: tips and tricks

Posting source code on WordPress.com blog

While WordPress.com doesn’t allow you to use potentially dangerous code on your blog, there is a way to post source code for viewing. WordPress.com has created a shortcode you can wrap around source code that preserves its formatting and even provides syntax highlighting for certain languages, like so: view plaincopy to clipboardprint? #button {      font-weight: bold;   […]

Display the Date on the Menubar of Mac OSX

Mac OS X only: If you don’t want to install a whole other piece of software to see today’s date in your menubar, you can add it manually in System Preferences. Step by step:1. In System Preferences, open International and go to the Formats tab.2. Next to Dates, click the Customize button. Arrange your date […]