Smileys

You may have noticed the little sad smiley :-( in the last entry. I've been playing with Brad Choate's MT Macro plugin for Movable Type. Thanks to MT Hacks all seems to be working, including having clickable smileys available while adding comments. At the same time, I've also managed to add automatic link formatting, so that offsite links always open in a separate window. (I think the internet jury is still out on this one. Some consider it a logical way to let the visitor 'wander' offsite, while still keeping them rooted where they were browsing. Others consider it rude and unnecessary page clutter. Let me know what you think.) Offsite links also appear with a little icon: .

Posted on August 24, 2004 and filed under Site Design.