Google has been quickly encroaching on the office suite territory held for years by Microsoft Office. Will their new Task feature win over even die-hard Outlook users?
Use Online Tools and Applications to Enhance Mobility
Use Microsoft Office Live, Windows Live, Windows Live Workspace, Google Applications, Open Office, and more, to enhance productivity, communications, and mobility in your home office. Create your own web site to market your business. Do more; be more productive; be mobile!
If you want to add something extra to your website, why not try a downloadable PDF file?
LaterLoop is the ultimate bookmarking tool. Designed to work flawlessly with Apple’s iPhone this free application allows users to read and work on the go. Save endless amounts of webpages and time.
Note taking has just been made easier. Springnote is a free online word processing application that lets users quickly take notes while viewing multiple pages. This savvy streamline application is perfect for students and professionals.
There are many image editing programs available from serious professional applications such as Photoshop through to the Paint application which has always been part of Windows. Free applications include the Gimp, but I have always found this difficult to use, so I prefer XnView.
A content management system is a database. As such its power lies in the processing of data, in this case the content of the web site. Drupal provides the Views module to query the content of the database and generate bespoke datasets which can provided as pages, blocks or RSS feeds.
RSS feeds are becoming increasingly important as a way of communicating content. They can be read by modern browsers as well as dedicated news reader programmes. Drupal provides the Views module to query the content of the database and generate bespoke RSS feeds.
Thunderbird is my email client of choice and I have always been happy with it. The trouble is, that Thunderbird has some strange quirks, leading to some strange error messages,which if you don’t know about them can drive you mad trying to overcome.
Drupal is a powerful open source content management system. But how easy is it for an intermediate web user without experience of PHP and MySQL to use? This article reviews the installation process on a Vista PC. Later articles will review the development of my site in Drupal.
This article is a review of Drupal the open source content management system. It covers building a web site. It is not a comprehensive review of the many features of Drupal, rather a review of its usefulness for an intermediate user with no prior knowledge of PHP and mySQL.
Part 1 of this 3-part series provides an overview of working with plug-ins; this article gives you the top ten plug-ins to install as you get started with customization, so you can immediately improve your efficiency and make your website easy to use.
With Part 1 and 2, you learned how to find and install plug-ins, and then which ones are the best for customizing your Wordpress website. Now it’s time to customize your look and make your website fun, professional, and appealing.
In the previous parts of this series, I showed you how to use the Internet to help your home business. In this part, we will talk about some often overlooked Internet areas that can help your home business grow. Learn how to create and grow your home business’ online presence.
Do you think that your home business doesn’t need a web site to promote your services? Think again. In part 2 of the series, we’ll talk about getting your home business on the web by choosing the right hosting company and package to meet your needs.
For those who are not quite up to speed on the cyber laws that could related to your home business, this article will help you understand some of the problems that you might face with your business.