All items tagged with "iWeb"

Will iWeb Live? The Answer Is A Mixed Bag [Ask MacRx]

Ask MacRx IWeb

As Apple pulls us all forward into the Next Great Thing, some widely-used Previously Cool Things get left behind. It’s happened with HyperCard, PageMill, and all PowerPC-only applications. Today one reader ponders the uncertain future of his favorite program, iWeb:

I bought my first Mac in ’85… Being an Old’nAging Geezer I saw that an encroaching Class of ’61’s 50-year Reunion deserved a website so I volunteered, commandeering iWeb for the very first time (successfully aided by FileZilla and my generous wonky Mac-pal Greg) to ultimately be rewarded by several of my classmates and a few fanboys’ sporadic kudos–AND proving once again that old, time-proven saw of Macintosh’s unassailable user friendly superiority.

All that to bring me to this QUESTION: Will iWeb live?

Paul

Read the rest of this post »

Sandvox Web Editor: A Good iWeb Alternative [Review]

Sandvox icon

When Apple announced iCloud, it also announced the end of MobileMe web hosting.

If you’re among the small community of iWeb/MobileMe users who’ve been wondering what to do when MobileMe finally gets switched off next June, I suggest you take a look at Sandvox as one possible replacement.

Read the rest of this post »

Worried Your iWeb Blog Will Die Out With MobileMe? Upload It All to WordPress With This Handy Conversion Tool

If you’ve plowed years of hard work into maintaining an iWeb blog, you must be concerned about what will happen to your site with the impending death of MobileMe just around the corner. But thanks to this handy conversion tool from RAGE software, you can transfer it all to WordPress within minutes.

Read the rest of this post »

With Flash Dying, Adobe Goes After iWeb With Muse

With Flash Dying, Adobe Goes After iWeb With MuseFollowing the release of Edge earlier this month, a new tool for creating HTML5 animations and webpages, Adobe continues its support for HTML5 with the release of Muse, which makes it easy for those without any prior knowledge of HTML5 or CSS3 to create websites.

Read the rest of this post »

Apple Confirms iCloud Web Apps, But It’s End-Of-Line For iWeb, Gallery and iDisk

Apple Confirms iCloud Web Apps, But It’s End-Of-Line For iWeb, Gallery and iDisk

Apple has just published a new transition guide for MobileMe customers looking forward to switching to iCloud.

The good news? Apple has confirmed that you’ll still get access to web apps for iCloud Mail, Contracts, Calendar and Find My iPhone. The bad? Say goodbye to iWeb, Gallery and iDisk.

Read the rest of this post »

Three Popular Applications That Can Replace iWeb & Another Takes You To The Next Level

Three Popular Applications That Can Replace iWeb & Another Takes You To The Next Level

If the rumors are true then iWeb will go away along with MobileMe in 2012, but luckily for you there is plenty of time to look for alternative applications. Giles Turnbull offered up a few ideas onĀ What To Do With Your iWeb Site that you should take a look at if you haven’t. I’d like to add to his advice by recommending four popular desktop web design applications that run on Mac OS X.

Read the rest of this post »

What To Do With Your iWeb Site

What To Do With Your iWeb Site

Last week I posted here about the lack of mention of iWeb and MobileMe website hosting in any of Apple’s communications about its forthcoming switch to iCloud.

I’d understand it not being mentioned by Steve on stage, but I expected to see at least some sort of help document somewhere. But no, nothing.

Read the rest of this post »

Steve Jobs: iWeb Is Dead, Long Live iCloud

Steve Jobs: iWeb Is Dead, Long Live iCloud

If you’re still hosting on iWeb and worried about what yet another year without an update means especially after the announcement of iCloud, prepare to have your worst fears confirmed.

Read the rest of this post »

What Happens To MobileMe Web Hosting Now?

MobileMe

Apple’s new vision for MobileMe is a whole new service, iCloud. During the keynote yesterday, Steve Jobs and team made it clear that many of the existing paid-for MobileMe services will live on, for free, in iCloud.

Many, but not all.

Read the rest of this post »

How To Create A Website In iWeb [Video How-To]

How To Create A Website In iWeb [Video How-To]

Creating your own personal website can be a fun way to share pictures, videos, and more with friends, family, and the world. Apple includes an Application on every Mac for this very purpose called iWeb. In this video you will learn how to create a basic website in iWeb.