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ScribeFire Plugin

If you use Firefix or Google Chrome for web browsing you can add the ScribeFire plugin which can make publishing to your blog even easier.

After installing the ScribeFire plugin in your browser, you can open the ScribeFire window in your browser using any of the following methods:

  • Press F8
  • Click on the icon in the status bar:ScribeFire Icon
  • Select ScribeFire from the Tools menu:

The first time you open ScribeFire, an account wizard will appear to help you connect ScribeFire to your blog. (Here is a list of the blogging services that are compatible with ScribeFire.) Simply fill in the information it asks for, and when you finish, your blog will be listed in the right-hand pane. If you have any difficulties getting this to work contact us at webmaster [@] qub.ac.uk

ScribeFire Screenshot

ScribeFire Screenshot inside Firefox Web Browser

To post to your blog, type some text in the main editor panel of ScribeFire, give it a title…

…and click the Publish button:

That’s all there is to it! ScribeFire will post the entry to your blog, and it will appear in the list of entries in the right sidebar so that you can edit or delete it later if you want.