Images

  • Add Scrollbars to Image Popup Windows in Movable Type 4 » I post a lot of thumbnail images on Consuming Louisville that link to very large full size images. By default Movable Type doesn't add scrollbars or allow resizing for the popup windows created for images. That's a problem because those large images of mine get cut off with no way...
  • Make Flickr's Blog This Feature Work with Movable Type 4.0 » This tutorial is cross posted at On a path media Actually this applies to any version of Movable Type since 3.2 and to all kinds of external apps for posting to your Movable Type blog. I just suspect that the Blog This feature from Flickr is probably the most popular...
  • Rotating Banner Ads in MT Using PHP » (This article is cross posted at MovableTweak.) A client recently asked me if they could have an easy-to-manage banner ad setup, with the ability to add advertisements and specify links and alternate text, while at the same time being able to manage them easily. Sounds like a job for… Movable...
  • How To Change the Default Image Upload Location in Movable Type 4.0 » Nearly every article for my site Correspondence Notes contains at least one image. I use Movable Type's built in upload feature to upload images and add them to entries. The process is fine except for one step. By default Movable Type will upload images to your Site Root. That's great...
  • Installing Image::Magick on Windows » Image::Magick is one of the Perl modules you can optionally install for use with Movable Type. With this module in place and working correctly, Movable Type can create thumbnails of any of the images you upload. Images as thumbnails help your pages load faster and help reduce visual clutter because...
  • Helping MT and Images Get Along Nicely » By LMT contributor Jesse Gardner of PlasticMind Design and Movable Tweak. This article was also posted on Movable Tweak. Unfortunately, trying to create a photo album with Movable Type is less than simple. Integrating photos into your blog feels like the days when dinosaurs roamed the earth. One great solution...
  • Uploading Images and Photos » Posting photos and images to your weblog entry is easy in Movable Type. 1. Prepare your image for the web. First make sure your image is a manageable size. Whether you are using software that comes with your digital camera or specializied photo software such as Adobe Photoshop or PhotoElements,...