Microsoft OLSB Archive

  • Microsoft today announced it would shut down Office Live Small Business (OLSB) on May 1 2012.

    Microsoft to Shutter Office Live Small Business May 1 2012

    Microsoft today announced it would shut down Office Live Small Business (OLSB) on May 1 2012.

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  • The migration of Windows Live Spaces users to WordPress.com contributed to a doubling of its monthly signups, WordPress.com says in a blog post on November 29 2010.

    Windows OSLB-migration Doubles Monthly Signup WordPress.com

    The migration of Windows Live Spaces users to WordPress.com contributed to a doubling of its monthly signups, WordPress.com says in a blog post on November 29 2010.

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  • Microsoft today announced the public beta of its new Office 365 product, competing head on with Google Apps for Business. First reactions are not overly positive.

    Does Office 365 Beta Mean the End of Office Live Small Business?

    Microsoft today announced the public beta of its new Office 365 product, competing head on with Google Apps for Business. First reactions are not overly positive.

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  • When Microsoft proudly announced  the move of millions of its bloggers to the WordPress platform, there was not a word on how this was actually going to work. How were these blogs going to be integrated with Microsoft Live websites?
In a blogpost published today, Microsoft tries to explain to its customers what the move means and how Microsoft Office Live users can embed their new WordPress blogs into their existing websites.

    Microsoft Live Users Told to Use HTML Snippets to Embed Their WordPress – Yikes!

    When Microsoft proudly announced the move of millions of its bloggers to the WordPress platform, there was not a word on how this was actually going to work. How were these blogs going to be integrated with Microsoft Live websites? In a blogpost published today, Microsoft tries to explain to its customers what the move means and how Microsoft Office Live users can embed their new WordPress blogs into their existing websites.

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  • At a live event during TechCrunch Disrupt earlier today, Microsoft announced it will move 30 million of its Windows Live Spaces users over to Wordpress.com.

    Microsoft Outsources Blogging To WordPress

    At a live event during TechCrunch Disrupt earlier today, Microsoft announced it will move 30 million of its Windows Live Spaces users over to Wordpress.com.

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  • Microsoft Office Live has been targeted at small businesses, but how does it fare in comparison to SiteKreator or Adobe Business Catalyst?

    Review: Microsoft Live Small Business

    Microsoft Office Live has been targeted at small businesses, but how does it fare in comparison to SiteKreator or Adobe Business Catalyst?

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