Added a new page to embed featured posts from Google+.
Click Insert >Google+ >Google+ post on the page editor. Then paste the post link and click OK >Save.
At present only Public posts can be embedded.
Click Google+ Posts to view the page.
Google announced that the Google Reader will retire on July 1, 2013.
Hence all the Google Reader references in this site are removed. The Reader widget used in the Feeds page is changed with RSS Feed gadget.
Check the new Feeds page.
Enabled "Automatically adjust site to mobile phones".
Click More>Manage Site, go to Mobile option and tick.
The FLASH based Google Talk Gadget is no more supported under Google Sites. Hence the Talk page from this site is removed.
Google would be ending playbacks of Google Videos soon. Videos currently uploaded and hosted on this platform should be either migrated to YouTube or downloaded as a file.
I've migrated my video embedded in http://www.raveen.net/videos from Google Videos to YouTube.
Also all references to Google Videos are removed.
Favicon (Favorite icon), a small icon that appears on the browser tabs for a website not only adds fancy but it has functional benefits too. Especially when we scroll through browser history or bookmarks, it gives easy visualization.
I created a png file (16 x 16 pixels) with transparent background. The letter ‘R’ also has transparent background. The file is renamed as
faviconfavicon.ico and uploaded via More Actions>Manage site>Attachments>Upload to /top level.
On Chrome browser it appears like this:
Thanks to kalpen who gave inputs to add a favicon to my site.
The search box on top has two options now ('Search this site' and 'Search web'). Thanks to Google Sites team for providing this new feature. Visitors can now make search queries on this site or entire web.
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