[Flashcoders] floating wordpress blog within a swf?

2009-09-30 Thread thomas horner
Is it possible to have a wordpress blog floating within a swf? or something as to that effect, it would be nice to keep the viewer at the site rather then redirecting them to a new window, is this possible? ___ Flashcoders mailing list

Re: [Flashcoders] floating wordpress blog within a swf?

2009-09-30 Thread Glen Pike
Hi, You can't easily display the HTML from the blog inside Flash, but you can do a couple of things: Load the RSS feed of the blog into your Flash as XML and display it in a text field. You can display simple text content from the blog, but any fancy formatting and other stuff may be

Re: [Flashcoders] floating wordpress blog within a swf?

2009-09-30 Thread Glen Pike
Hi, I dug out some old AS2 code - which used XFactorStudio's XPath library to grab the first entry from the RSS feed and stick it in a text field. Below is the example (it uses a generic string replacement function that I think came from Mike Chambers or someone @ adobe who did some