Monday, March 10, 2014

Add .gif Favicon to you Blogspot Blog

Out There many blogs explain as "how to" about favicon. Then why am i writing this again, good question keep reading and you will know.

What is Favicon?
Favicon is Favourite Icon which is present along side the address bar, near url.

Why to add Favicon?
Don't you want to brand you blog/website, if yes, then favicon is the best thing to brand your blog.

Which is the Best Image type to add as Favicon?
.ico is best image type to add as favicon and if you have a website you should go for .ico image type only as all browsers support it.

why .gif for blog?
When you add .ico image type as favicon won't work with blogspot the favicon is replaced by the blogger's favicon. This will work in firefox only , Google chrome again replaces it with blogger B favicon.

How to add Favicon to your blog?
Go to your blog, Click Layout go to Edit Html, using ctrl+F find %lt;head> just below it add the following code.

<link href="you link to .gif" rel="shortcut icon">
<link href="you link to .gif" rel="gif">

Check for more
Favicon Generator
Favicon from pics

Comment on how you decided your favicons and what type you use for your blog or website.

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Monday, February 13, 2012

DarkTable: An Open Source alternative for Adobe Lightroom

Came across this software few days back, was searching for an open source alternative for Adobe Lightroom.


 While reading and digging about it, many people in forums has asked how to install it on Linux.

In this post i will try to explain how to install and link with few interesting posts on Darktable.

What is darktable?
Here is what darktable site says
         "darktable is an open source photography workflow application and RAW developer. A virtual lighttable and darkroom for photographers. It manages your digital negatives in a database, lets you view them through a zoomable lighttable and enables you to develop raw images and enhance them."

Monday, February 6, 2012

Custom Screen Savers on Kindle Touch

Before proceeding to install custom screensaver on your kindle touch download the following package
Download | Mirror
We Need this package to enable us to connect to Kindle using SSH.
Extract it into the root folder of your Kindle Touch

  • The USB Networking can be toggled by entering ;un into the search box of the menu.
  • You can also set the root password (useful before your first login attempt) by issuing ;un password
  • The IP of the kindle is