Tag Test

Posted on March 31, 2008
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I’m just curious about this. Ecto has tags on the side that I use occasionally, but they insert into the bottom of the post as a footer type deal. Now that I’m a version of WordPress with tags built in, is the whole deal hooked together well enough that these will just recognized as WordPress tags? That would be cool but I’m not holding my breath.

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  1. Harold on April 1st, 2008 12:30 pm

    Dave, you might want to try out MacJournal, too. The developer is really responsive and seems to be actively developing the his app’s tags features. Read the developer’s blog to guage how active he is: http://danschimpf.blogspot.com/

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  3. Andrew Herron on April 1st, 2008 7:11 pm

    I don’t think Ecto can support that yet because WordPress didn’t (as far as I know) build tags into their XML-RPC api. Much the same as drafts aren’t built in so everything looks published in Ecto, it’s really bloody annoying.

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  5. dave on April 1st, 2008 8:17 pm

    Harold, I will indeed check that out. Thanks.

    Andrew, I think you are wrong on that. If you’ll notice all the tags and the tag cloud on here. All of that came from just resubmitting old posts via Ecto and letting it repost the old tags that were already in there.

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  7. Andrew Herron on April 2nd, 2008 1:47 am

    awesome… I’ll have to grab a new version of ecto then :)

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