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GoodUI. 5 Ways to Begin Designing Your Life in 2013. What present does your business need? Make It Visual. Convert a PDF to JPG with Preview in Mac OS X. Preview is an often underused Mac OS X app that can handle a lot of file and image conversion tasks without the need for downloading any third party tools.

Convert a PDF to JPG with Preview in Mac OS X

Preview also happens to be the default PDF viewer in Mac OS X, and as such it can be used to easily convert any PDF file to a JPG, while still preserving the appearance and structure of the PDF. Assuming you haven’t installed Adobe Acrobat Reader, Preview will be the default PDF viewer in Mac OS X. If it’s not, open the file in Preview anyway. Launch Preview from the /Applications/ folder and open the PDF that needs to be convertedPull down the “File” menu and select “Export” (if you mapped Export to the “Save As” shortcut just hit Command+Shift+S)From the ‘Export As’ window, click the contextual menu next to “Format” and choose “JPEG”Adjust the quality or resolution if necessary, and then hit “Save” That’s all there is to it, the new JPG will be in the same directory as the PDF it came from unless you specified otherwise.

Musical discoveries. 62 Ways to Use Twitter for Business. Most of you know that Twitter can be used for much more than just announcing what you ate for breakfast.

62 Ways to Use Twitter for Business

Many of you already know Twitter’s value in business, but you can still take it further and use it to land gigs, market your business, grow your network and gain free publicity — all in 140 characters or less. It’s true that Twitter is what you make of it. Some people publicize their daily activities, some make it about link love, some share quotes all day long. Smart people using Twitter for business mix it up. 11 Ways to Lose Friends and Followers Online. You and ‘SuperJenn’ were once pretty good friends, online.

11 Ways to Lose Friends and Followers Online

But one day you logged in and noticed that she’d axed you from her friends list. Shocked at first, you thought it must be some kind of accident. But after a few moments of soul searching… you realize that you probably over-engaged in one of the 11 behavioral triggers that can cause people to drop friends online.