WordPress v2.9 introduced Post Thumbnails (now called Featured Images). Since then the WordPress plugin repository has seen a host of plugins that help you create thumbnails, import images, resize them and regenerate them. In this post, I’ll feature five plugins that I’ve come across and use that make your thumbnail experience a better one. Auto Post Thumbnail Auto post thumbnail is a plugin to generate post thumbnail from first image in post or any custom post type. If the first image doesn’t work it will automatically search for the next one and so on until the post thumbnail is inserted. The plugin also provides a Batch Processing capability to generate…
As a blogger the biggest challenge I face is finding good relevant images for my blog posts. There are quite a few free stock image websites out there. One relatively new one raising its head is Picjumbo.
At Techtites, over the past several months, I've been trying to optimise the site to get the best load times. This is why you'd have seen several new themes being experimented upon. I also use Cloudflare to improve performance.
Users of WordPress.com can rejoice especially for those who have the new retina screens. WordPress.
Apple's new Macbook Pro with Retina display has started to catch on. And many people (like me) are using the new iPad with the retina screens. These retina screens have four times as many pixels as normal screens.
PearlMountain Image Converter is a photo converter as well as batch image converter, which helps you convert images to other formats, resize,rotate, crop, add watermark, apply effects and add border to thousands of images at a time. Key features: Convert thousands of files at once in batch mode Batch image format converter supports 60+ image formats, including the most popular ones: JPEG, BMP, TIFF, PNG, PSD, GIF, TGA, ICO, PDF, RAW and many others Save operations that you usually use as profiles and bring convenience with you in the future Convert between many different image file formats Resizing image for any different use, such as for web, e-mail, photo printing, Facebook, MySpace, mobile phone, ipod/ipad/iphone, etc. Add image and text watermark for…
I have been writing about many useful Image editors and other excellent services that may come in handy for everyday life routine. Recently I have stumbled upon Change Images, a free web service that does almost everything you need to do. When I say "almost everything" I mean you can easily resize, crop, convert, add effects and photoframes and all that on one simple easy to use platform.
First, a short disclaimer: This post merely shows you a method. You alone are entirely responsible for what you use it for. There are times when we need to grab media like images, audio and sometimes even embedded video files from various sites.
The web is definitely evolving and at the core of it all is social networking. It never fails to surprise how many different ideas people can come up with. Watchitoo.
Flickorama provides a cool Flickr 3D viewer that allows you to search and view pictures from Flickr as a 3D photostream. You can view these images in horizontal and vertical angles. You can even manipulate the photostream back and forth, left or right with your mouse, hence creating the 3D effect.