Archive for the 'MarsEdit' Category

Blogger Auto-Configuration Failures

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

Recently something changed in the format of Blogger blogs such that MarsEdit’s method of “auto-configuring” is now failing. This does not affect existing configurations in MarsEdit, but any new Blogger blog added to MarsEdit will fail to connect with a cryptic “Invalid Blog ID” error. I’ve added a workaround of the problem to the Red […]

Squarespace 5 Workaround

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

As I noted last year, when Squarespace released version 6 of their popular web hosting service, they opted not to continue supporting 3rd party blog editors such as MarsEdit. Luckily for fans of MarsEdit who were already hosting with Squarespace version 5, they left support in place, and it has remained mostly functional for the […]

MarsEdit 3.5.9: Significant Bug Fixes

Friday, April 5th, 2013

MarsEdit 3.5.9 is now available. This is a free update for licensed MarsEdit customers. The update will be submitted to the Mac App Store today and will be available there when Apple approves the update. This is quite a significant update, in spite of it being entirely composed of “bug fixes.” I’m still working a […]

Paste Safari Link In MarsEdit

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

One of the MarsEdit features that people really like is the simplicity of pasting a URL link into a post. Just copy a URL from anywhere, then press Cmd-Shift-A to transform the selected text in MarsEdit into a link. Today a MarsEdit customer wrote with a more specific request: he would like to easily insert […]