About Jessica Prouty

Jessica is a Support Technician for Cytanium Hosting who loves to teach people how to use modern technology to be more productive and organized. Simple tips, tricks and tools can make anyone computer savvy! You can follow her on Twitter @learningrl or visit her blog at www.learningrl.net.

Articles by Jessica Prouty

3 Must Have Extensions To Enhance Your YouTube Experience

3 Must Have Extensions To Enhance Your YouTube Experience

YouTube is great for business, social media marketing, creating tutorials, and entertainment but it does lack some features that would take it from ordinary to extraordinary. Here are some great extensions for Google Chrome that will enhance your viewing experience making YouTube all you ever wanted it to be!

Use Windows Parental Controls To Limit And Monitor Online Activities

Use Windows Parental Controls To Limit And Monitor Online Activities

For many parents, the most distressing time is often the time when their kids are using the computer. They have no idea what their kids are doing online and whether they are picking up bad habits from the Web. Thankfully, Windows has a built-in parental control tool that allows the parents to control what their children can and cannot access.

How To Create A Custom Dashboard In Google Analytics

How To Create A Custom Dashboard In Google Analytics

In Google Analytics, we’re all familiar with the standard dashboard where you can see at a glance all metrics for your website, but the default settings might not be exactly what you need to measure for your particular website. Here we will show you how to create custom dashboards for your exact analytic needs so you’re measuring and tracking only what is important to you.

How To Use PowToon For Social Media Marketing

How To Use PowToon For Social Media Marketing

We’ve all been in meetings where presentations were drier than your morning toast. Why not step up your presentations with PowToon, a presentation tool that allows you to create animated presentations simply by dragging and dropping elements to your slides.

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 […]

8 Useful Tips For Kindle Fire

8 Useful Tips For Kindle Fire

Kindle Fire may not be able to compete with some of the bigger tablets but it still has a lot to offer. It’s a great eReader that can be read at night without bothering anyone near you, maintains access to your email, documents, and allows you to download video, music, and games for on the […]

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 Use RealPlayer For Viewing Facebook Videos

How To Use RealPlayer For Viewing Facebook Videos

RealPlayer Plus recently released an update that includes many great features you just have to check out and explore! One of those features is the Facebook Videos Library which allows you to connect your Facebook account to your RealPlayer to view the latest videos from your Facebook feed.

Does Your Klout Score Matter?

Does Your Klout Score Matter?

I recently covered some really useful Twitter tools to help you measure your success and influence for Twitter. Today, we’re going explore another tool that measure your social media influences – Klout. We’ll unpack exactly what Klout is and how you can use it as a gauge for your social media strategies. Just as there […]

6 Of The Most Amazing Sites For Facebook Timeline Covers

6 Of The Most Amazing Sites For Facebook Timeline Covers

I know what you’re thinking, “Not another Timeline Cover article.” We have all seen a million articles on how to create a cover, articles with cartoon examples of covers, and covers that are primarily for the young female population. When the Timeline first rolled out, I did a few articles on these types of covers […]

How To Use Pinterest Analytics For Your Business

How To Use Pinterest Analytics For Your Business

You can use all the Pinterest tools available to make your boards stand out from the crowd but if you just set your content out there and forget about it, how will you know what’s working or if anyone is even viewing and repining your content? Measuring the success of your efforts is essential to the […]

4 Awesome Pinterest Tools To Expand Your Web Influence

4 Awesome Pinterest Tools To Expand Your Web Influence

I’ve been a long time user of Pinterest (almost since it’s inception) and absolutely love it. I first started out using it for my personal hobbies and recently started a board for articles I write along with other technology related pins. Now, I realize not everyone has embraced Pinterest like I have. You might use […]

A User’s Guide To Facebook Ads

A User’s Guide To Facebook Ads

Facebook Ads are a great way to drive new fans to your Facebook business page.  As you build your fan base, those fans will connect to the page and become long term customers influencing their friends to become fans of your page or product creating an instant Word of Mouth Marketing strategy. When you go […]