How to Whitelist Websites in Google Chrome to Make The Internet Safe For Children

How to Whitelist Websites in Google Chrome to Make The Internet Safe For Children

Parents have wrestled with keeping their children shielded from unwanted content on the internet since personal computers first started arriving in our homes. This guide will show you how to whitelist certain websites inside Google Chrome, preventing your children from visiting any websites you do not approve.

By Bertel King, Jr. -
Making Good Use Of Middle Mouse Click in Browser

Making Good Use Of Middle Mouse Click in Browser

Do you know that the middle mouse click is not as useless as it seems to be? There are several useful things that it can do in a browser. 1. Clicking the middle mouse button (by pressing down the scroll wheel) on a link in a browser will open the link in a new tab. […]

By Damien -
Setting Multiple Home Page For Firefox

Setting Multiple Home Page For Firefox

Do you know you can set multiple websites as the home page in Firefox? Here is how you do it: 1. Go to the “Preferences -> General” section in Firefox. 2. At the Home Page input field, enter the URL of the websites that you want to set as home page, separating each URL with […]

By Damien -
Follow YouTube Channels Easily With YouTube Video Deck

Follow YouTube Channels Easily With YouTube Video Deck

There are approximately two bajillion videos on YouTube and staying up-to-date on a couple of channels could be difficult. YouTube Video Deck makes it easier and faster to follow YouTube channels.

By Bertel King, Jr. -
Edit Google Drive Videos Inside Chrome With WeVideo

Edit Google Drive Videos Inside Chrome With WeVideo

What if you left your laptop at home and there is an urgent need to edit a video that you saved in Google Drive? Thankfully you can make use of WeVideo to edit the video directly in Google Drive.

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Temporarily Suspend a Tab in Chrome to Free Up System Memory

Temporarily Suspend a Tab in Chrome to Free Up System Memory

Do you often open a lot of tabs in Google Chrome, just to leave most of them untouched for hours? One way to prevent it from eating away your computer’s memory is to suspend the tab until you’re ready to use it. Here’s how to do so.

By Charnita Fance -
Simple Trick to Make Firefox Run Faster

Simple Trick to Make Firefox Run Faster

There are tons of ways to make Firefox runs faster. One of the ways is to turn off the tabs animation so the opening and closing of tabs will be immediate and doesn’t take up much memory. In Firefox, open a new tab and type “about:config” in the address bar. Search for “browser.tabs.aimate” and double […]

By Damien -
Track Time and Goals Using Progress Bar Timer [Google Chrome]

Track Time and Goals Using Progress Bar Timer [Google Chrome]

Tracking your time and task can be a difficult job. While some may have no trouble keeping track of time in their heads, others may benefit from a more visual means of measuring progress. Progress Bar Timer is a Google Chrome extension that turns deadlines and quotas into convenient progress bars to help track time and goals.

By Bertel King, Jr. -
Add a Theme to Facebook Using My Facebook Theme

Add a Theme to Facebook Using My Facebook Theme

Have you ever wanted to jazz up your Facebook profile? While the social network does not allow themes, there are many utilities that let you add a theme to Facebook. One of the better tools for doing this is My Facebook Theme.

By Melissa Popp -
How To Read ODT Documents Inside Your Browser

How To Read ODT Documents Inside Your Browser

Various web services can open Microsoft Office files with ease, but what about files created with LibreOffice? The good thing is, you can also read ODT document in your browser as well.

By Bertel King, Jr. -
The Complete Guide to Avoid Scams on Craigslist

The Complete Guide to Avoid Scams on Craigslist

Craigslist is a popular place for people to buy and sell stuff. It is also a good hangout for fraudster to scam the user. This guide will teach you how to avoid scams on Craigslist.

By Juderson Jean-Baptiste -
Analyze Writing Errors with SlickWrite for Firefox and Chrome

Analyze Writing Errors with SlickWrite for Firefox and Chrome

Most spelling and grammar checkers in word processors spot obvious writing errors, but not the less obvious ones. Slick Write is a web service that analyzes writing errors as well as performs the usual spelling and grammar check.

By Kim Barloso -
Do a Quick Search In Firefox With A Keystrokoe

Do a Quick Search In Firefox With A Keystrokoe

In Firefox, you can press the “/” key in your keyboard (when your cursor is not in any input field) to quickly activate the Quick Search bar. Alternatively, you can go to “Preferences -> Advanced -> General and tick the box “Search for text when I start typing”. This will allow you to search for […]

By Damien -
Add Google Now’s Look And Functionality to Chrome

Add Google Now’s Look And Functionality to Chrome

Google Now is a new concept from Google that’s about getting the right information at the right time. You can bring the Google Now look and feel to your new tab page in Chrome with a new unofficial extension in the Chrome Web Store.

By Melissa Popp -
Open a Bigger Compose Window in Gmail

Open a Bigger Compose Window in Gmail

By default, when you are composing an email in Gmail, it will popup a compose window at the right bottom corner of the window. A quick trick is to press “Shift” while clicking the Compose button. This will open a bigger Compose area in its own window.

By Damien -
Converting Files In Google Drive With DriveConverter

Converting Files In Google Drive With DriveConverter

If you’re looking for a built-in tool to convert files in Google Drive, then try DriveConverter, a web app and Chrome extension specially built for Google Drive. It offers more flexible conversion features for documents, images and music files.

By Kim Barloso -
How to Password Protect a Spreadsheet in Google Drive

How to Password Protect a Spreadsheet in Google Drive

Google Drive offers a lot of features for users, but some of the basics have always been missing, such as password protection. Here is how you can password protect a spreadsheet in Google Drive.

By Melissa Popp -
Six Great Alternatives to Feedburner

Six Great Alternatives to Feedburner

With Google Reader on its way out, it could be worth your while to consider transitioning to one of the free alternatives to Feedburner featured here.

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How to Share Photos from Google Drive to Google+

How to Share Photos from Google Drive to Google+

Do you like to store photos in both your Google Drive and Google+ accounts? If so, it only makes sense that Google allows us to share photos from Google Drive to Google+ account in just a few clicks. Since the option is hidden by default, you may not be aware that this is even possible.

By Charnita Fance -
Easily Backup and Restore Forms Data In Chrome and Firefox

Easily Backup and Restore Forms Data In Chrome and Firefox

Filling out lengthy forms can take up much of our time, especially when the information gets lost after submitting it due to a timeout error or a site crash. Lazarus can help prevent this from happening by saving data on forms and retrieving them for you in case you need to resubmit it.

By Kim Barloso -
How to Automatically Backup Your Gmail Attachments to the Cloud Storage

How to Automatically Backup Your Gmail Attachments to the Cloud Storage

How many times have you deleted an email just to realize that it had an important file attached that you couldn’t get back? In cases like these, you should be using a service like Openera to auto-file Gmail documents and images to the cloud to be sure you don’t lose anything important.

By Charnita Fance -
4 Distraction-Free Writing Tools For Google Chrome

4 Distraction-Free Writing Tools For Google Chrome

Sometimes all you need is a text editor for jotting down a few quick notes, but what about those times you need to get serious writing done? No, we are not talking about Google Docs, we are referring to something even better.

By Bertel King, Jr. -
How to Easily Access Your Tab History in Firefox With A Single Click

How to Easily Access Your Tab History in Firefox With A Single Click

Browsing through several tabs within a browser can get tedious and confusing at times, especially when you’re skimming through tons of information from different web pages. If you use Firefox, the Tab History Menu add-on can help you see tab history with barely a click of the mouse.

By Kim Barloso -
Use Bing’s New Pin It Button to Pin Images to Pinterest

Use Bing’s New Pin It Button to Pin Images to Pinterest

If you’re a Bing search user, you’ll be pleased to know that they’ve just recently added a tiny new feature to their Bing Images search results – Bing’s new Pin It button. Now you can pin images to Pinterest right from the actual image on the search results page.

By Charnita Fance -
How to Automate Your Cloud Services with Wappwolf

How to Automate Your Cloud Services with Wappwolf

Do you use various cloud services to save your documents, photos, videos, etc? If so, you may often do things to your files, like convert them to other formats or sync them with other services. What if these tasks could be done for you automatically?

By Charnita Fance -
Run a Chat Room on Your Website with phpFreeChat

Run a Chat Room on Your Website with phpFreeChat

Want to run a chat room on your website to make it more social? phpFreeChat is an open source, AJAX-based chat server that you can install on your site. Compared to other chat software, phpFreeChat is a breeze to set up. It doesn’t even require a database!

By Rebecca "Ruji" Chapnik -
How to Easily Create Profile Pictures For Various Social Networks

How to Easily Create Profile Pictures For Various Social Networks

Every social network has different guidelines to create profile pictures, headers and other pictures. Not everyone who uses social media has the skill or patience to create the right pictures for each network. Here is how you can do it easily.

By Melissa Popp -
Change the Appearance of Firefox Without Installing a Theme

Change the Appearance of Firefox Without Installing a Theme

While most of us are not designer, we do love to customize stuff to our liking, including our browser. Finding the right theme for a browser can be difficult depending on personal taste. Here is where an extension like Stratiform for Firefox comes in handy.

By Melissa Popp -
Record Screencasts Online With These Tools

Record Screencasts Online With These Tools

If you are looking to create screencasts, but are not willing to pay or install additional software in your computer, here is a list of a few screencast utilities that you can use online.

By Hammad -
How to Color Code Your WordPress Posts Page

How to Color Code Your WordPress Posts Page

As a WordPress blogger, you’re sure to use a variety of post types, formats, categories, tags, etc. However, it can be a pain to quickly skim through them all. Having them color-coded will make them much more identifiable.

By Charnita Fance -
How To Backup Tweets Using twDocs

How To Backup Tweets Using twDocs

Twitter does not have a built in export option, but if you are concerned about all the information you have poured into Twitter over the years, twDocs is an online service that will quickly and easily export your Twitter feed into whatever format your heart desires.

By Bertel King, Jr. -
How To Open Multiple Links in Chrome

How To Open Multiple Links in Chrome

You might come across a webpage with several links that you want to check them out. If you’re looking for a fast, efficient way to open links in the fastest way possible, then LinkClump might just help you with that.

By Kim Barloso -
Turn Multi-Page Articles Into a Continuously Scrolling Single Page

Turn Multi-Page Articles Into a Continuously Scrolling Single Page

Have you ever clicked on an article that was broken up into numerous pages? Those multi-page articles can be really annoying and time-consuming. If you’re tired of clicking “next” over and over again, here’s how to turn those multi-page articles into a single page.

By Charnita Fance -
Reduce Memory Usage And Tab Clutter With OneTab [Google Chrome]

Reduce Memory Usage And Tab Clutter With OneTab [Google Chrome]

You probably know that the more tabs you open in your browser, the more resources the browser use and the longer it takes to respond. If you are one of those people who work with many opened tabs and want to reduce the memory usage and tab clutter in Google Chrome, you should give OneTab a try.

By Hammad -
Bored on Hold? Apple Patent Could Fix That

Bored on Hold? Apple Patent Could Fix That

We’ve all been in that position before. You’re in the middle of a call, and you’re put on hold. You only expect it to take a few seconds, but before you know it, you’ve been on hold forever, or at least it seems like it. With a smartphone in your hand, though, especially an iPhone, you shouldn’t ever be bored.

By Laura Tucker -
How to Add Links to Your WordPress Widget Titles

How to Add Links to Your WordPress Widget Titles

Do you use numerous widgets on your WordPress blog? Have you ever wished that you could add WordPress Widget Titles? If so, you’re in luck thanks to a WordPress plugin called Widget Title Links.

By Charnita Fance -
Pandora vs iRadio: Who Will Win The Internet Radio Business?

Pandora vs iRadio: Who Will Win The Internet Radio Business?

Apple is reportedly gearing up to launch their own service later this year. iRadio will be similar to what we already have, but will probably keep us on iTunes and not have us leaving it to listen to streaming music. How will it affect the ways we listen to music?

By Laura Tucker -
How To Save Highlighted Text in Firefox Into a File

How To Save Highlighted Text in Firefox Into a File

Researching on the Internet can sometimes be cumbersome. The Save Text To File extension for Firefox allows you to save highlighted text in any web page into a .txt file, then save it in any location on your hard drive.

By Kim Barloso -