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Are You A Schemer?

Are You A Schemer?

Most of us have really busy work weeks that leave little time for thinking about what’s going on this weekend or where you might like to go on your next vacation. When you do have some free time, you want to make the most of it, not spend it trying to decide where to go […]

How To Set Your Own Custom Theme in Gmail

How To Set Your Own Custom Theme in Gmail

Everyone like customization, whether they realize it or not. If someone spends any amount of time in any specific place, they like to make it their own. For instance, if you work in an office, look around at the different desks or cubicles around you. Each one, to an extent, has been modified to suit […]

5 Things You Should Be Measuring In Google Analytics

5 Things You Should Be Measuring In Google Analytics

Many people don’t know how to track statistics for their website and feel overwhelmed when they first log into Google Analytics. There’s a lot of information to see so if you’re not familiar with it, you’ll probably not know what’s important to look at or track regularly. This can vary depending on what type of […]

How to Download Zip Attachment From Gmail in Android

How to Download Zip Attachment From Gmail in Android

If you are using the latest Gmail app on your Android phone, you will know that it comes with one limitation: it doesn’t allow you to download and view zip attachment. For emails with any other form of attachment, such as image files, word documents etc, you can easily view/save them to your phone. However, […]

11 Tips For Navigating The New Gmail Interface

11 Tips For Navigating The New Gmail Interface

The release of the new Gmail interface went live in late April 2012 so you may have observed some changes when you logged into your dashboard for the first time. While the function of Gmail remains, the new additions to the interface make it more user friendly with lots of customizing options which are great for […]

What You Need to Know About Google Drive

What You Need to Know About Google Drive

Have you been using a 3rd party application to sync the documents on your computer? If so, you can now sync your computer(s) with your Google Docs. That’s because Google Drive has finally arrived! That’s right, you can now use what was previously Google Docs as a Dropbox-like storage. Here’s a walk-through.

How To Add Google Instant Pages To Your WordPress Site

How To Add Google Instant Pages To Your WordPress Site

As of this writing, browser statistics show that a significant share of web traffic comes from Google Chrome as it has risen to be the second most popular web browser- just barley behind Firefox. With that kind of growth and popularity, you’ll want to ensure your website is configured with Chrome specific features. The focus […]

How to Publish Your Site to Google Currents

How to Publish Your Site to Google Currents

Google Currents is the Google’s answer to the popular social magazine app – Flipboard. In short, it is a simple and elegant mobile app that you can use to read online publication on your iPhone, iPad and Android devices. Before today, Google Currents is only available for US citizens, but from now on, everyone can […]

How to Integrate Google Custom Search Engine to WordPress

How to Integrate Google Custom Search Engine to WordPress

If you are running a website, or a blog, most probably you have a search box to allow your reader to search for content in your site. WordPress comes with its own search feature and search form. It works well, except that it is pretty basic and can’t handle complicated search functions. A great alternative […]

Search Images Safely and Quickly With Google Image Ripper

Search Images Safely and Quickly With Google Image Ripper

Finding images for articles and presentations can be a nuisance. Unless you’re an expert in creating your own images, you probably use Google Images to find pictures that will fit the theme of your project or article. Most people use Google Images because there’s a huge selection of high quality images there, but visiting unknown […]

How to Create A Google+ Page For Your Business

How to Create A Google+ Page For Your Business

Facebook Page has been insanely popular with web owners that if you didn’t have a Facebook page for your business/website, you are not participating in the social game at all. In order to get a piece of the big pie, it is not surprising that Google has also come out with the Google+ page (for […]

How to Get Google To Show Your Profile Picture In Search Results

How to Get Google To Show Your Profile Picture In Search Results

If you have noticed recently, when you perform a search in Google, some of the search results have a profile picture (of the author) displayed beneath the link. There are no special privilege for these authors, nor did they pay Google to do it. If you are a blogger or content creator, you can get […]

7 Useful Chrome About Pages You Didn’t Know Exist

7 Useful Chrome About Pages You Didn’t Know Exist

Back in 2008, Damien wrote an article going through various Firefox about page tricks. Well, Chrome has similar functions behind the scenes, whereby accessing various about pages lets you turn on and off features that you might not otherwise have access to. They can also provide a window into information that might be useful in […]

Google Docs Tips For Beginners

Google Docs Tips For Beginners

Google Docs is Google’s online document creation and management application. If you haven’t used Google Docs and you have a Google account, it is really worth checking out. It could easily save you from purchasing MS Office or upgrading. Like many Google applications, Google Docs has been doing some testing behind the scenes. Being able […]

6 Tips To Make Google Reader Easier To Use

6 Tips To Make Google Reader Easier To Use

RSS readers are immensely useful tools for more than just keeping up with your favorite sites. In the past we have talked about different tools to use your Google reader. Some were about bettering your reading experience with Google Reader. I know I use Google Reader to catch up on my favorite sites. The hard […]

Blekko Review: A Worthy Google Challenger

Blekko Review: A Worthy Google Challenger

The vast majority of people online, nerds and non-nerds alike, use Google for all of their search needs. Statistics place their market share between 80-90% depending on your geographical area. In Australia, where I’m from, their market domination is closer to 95%. That raises the question – is Google really the best offering out there? […]

How to Integrate Google Reader and Google+

How to Integrate Google Reader and Google+

Like many of you, I use a lot of Google products. It’s hard not to – they’re usually useful and free. To date, nearly everything Google has released has been a game-changer in its field. Earth, Maps, Gmail, Android, and countless other tools have each raised the bar for what we expect out of software, […]

Google Catalog App Made Shopping On the Internet Much Easier

Google Catalog App Made Shopping On the Internet Much Easier

Have you noticed that you aren’t receiving as many catalogs in the mail these days? Most likely it isn’t because the stores are going green. Instead, look to the Internet as the likely culprit. Shoppers are less likely to open a paper catalog when they can do the same shopping on the Internet at any […]

5 Ways To Make Good Use Of Google Forms

5 Ways To Make Good Use Of Google Forms

Google Documents is a very popular application for many web workers. You can create a document in the cloud and access it from anywhere as long as there is Internet access. Many applications like Google Docs for Android also allow you to access your Docs account from anywhere you are. One of the options within […]