Disclosure: The product was provided free for review. It's all about tech these days, and while knowing how to use it is one thing, knowing how to program it is a whole other aspect. I admit to having a slight head start in this area, as an ex programmer, but the way I learnt to program, on a ZX81 … [Read more...] about BBC micro:bit from PiHut – a great #HomeEducation resource
Recently I was very pleased to be offered a chance to do a review of the Dinosaur Train Paint and Match app. From Kuato Studios Based on the Jim Henson TV Series, Tigerboy recognised it immediately and got stuck in straight away. There are 24 pictures of Buddy the dinosaur and his friends to … [Read more...] about Dinosaur Train app review
Time for an update on the Bloglovin situation. As you may have seen if you're on social media (and if you're not, how did you get here anyway? ;) ) Bloglovin have made a statement that the canonical URL pointing to their site was an oversight, it's all been fixed, and everything is hunky … [Read more...] about Bloglovin v Feedly – and what is RSS anyway?
Many bloggers use bloglovin as a way for their readers to follow them and see their content. When it was just an RSS aggregation service, this wasn't a problem, and many bloggers have built up hundreds, or even thousands of followers on the service, and see a good amount of traffic from it. Right … [Read more...] about Bloglovin, syndication, and the canonical URL issue.
If you're in the habit of sharing your blog or brand links to facebook, you may have noticed that recently something changed and instead of the one link with image preview, you get a kind of carousel effect. This is, quite frankly, kind of irritating. You'll be pleased to hear that it's easy to … [Read more...] about How to share links to facebook with just one image.