If you fancy yourself a PC power user, you know how valuable it is to keep your hands on the keyboard. Constantly switching between typing and mousing can really slow you down when you’re powering through that TPS report. Lucky for you, the wizards at Microsoft have built some time-saving (if little-known) keyboard shortcuts into their operating systems over the years, with some really handy ones gracing Windows 7 and most modern Web browsers.
It’s always good to change your wallpaper to set the mood around your work environment. Friday is the perfect day to do that, browse around some inspiring images and choose a new wallpaper for your computer. And that is why today we decided to gather a list with some nice examples of wallpapers to inspire you! Enjoy. Vladstudio
I’m often asked about how or where to learn about social media . Many colleges and universities now have online marketing and social media agendas, however, many of today’s social media professionals are self taught after hanging around online for more than a decade. Still, that doesn’t mean everything comes to us by osmosis. We read and we take advantage of some terrific online learning tools. I’ve been working on this list of places to find free social media courses online for a couple of weeks now, and I’m happy to tell you it’s finally complete. If you’re interested in learning how to grow your own or someone else’s online presence, you may find some of these useful.
Wine allows you to run many Windows programs on Linux. Its homepage can be found at WineHQ.org . If you are running the latest release of Wine which is v1.4, you can get further assistance on the #winehq IRC channel on irc.freenode.net. First, please consider if you really need to run the specific Windows program because in most cases, its equivalent can be provided by an OpenSource program. Also, consider using Qemu instead of Wine if you need a complete Windows installation.
Published in Galleries Most of us visit several different blogs every day. While the greatest factor in a blog being successful and useful is the content, having a memorable and attractive design can certainly help. With so many blogs using the same or similar themes, a unique design can have a positive impact on first time visitors and can improve the visitor’s experience on the blog. In this post we’ll showcase 25 blogs with beautiful designs. Hopefully these examples will prove to be useful for your own design inspiration.
In this tutorial we are going to create a minimal WordPress theme in Photoshop. Don’t worry if you are new with using Photoshop, any skill level will do. I’ll try my best for you to follow this tutorial from start to finish.
Widescreen Desktop Wallpapers are a craze among people who always like to spice up their desktop and its very important to do it as it would boost your mood. I constantly hunt for widescreen wallpapers and change it everyday, the web is bundled with widescreen wallpapers but only few selected ones are the best. In this post 101 Coolest Widescreen Wallpapers , I have hand picked the fresh and the best ones you haven’t seen before. These wallpapers always inspire me for my work and keep me hooked on and boost my mood my work, I just love having the huge collection of widescreen wallpapers saved for my use.
The Future of Search Series is supported by SES San Francisco Conference & Expo , the leading search, social and display conference. From August 15-19, get five days of education, inspiration and conversations with marketing experts across the digital space. Save 20% with the code MASH20. It's a fair bet that your boss, dates and anyone you give your business card to will type your name into a search engine. If something negative appears in the results, your online reputation can quickly damage your offline reputation — and affect your life. Of the almost 80% of U.S. hiring managers who had searched for candidates online, 70% of them said they had rejected a candidate based on what they found in his or her search results, according to a 2009 study commissioned by Microsoft .
As a business owner, you’re expected to keep up with trends and effectively run your business. But sometimes, it seems like there just aren’t enough hours in the day. I recently opened my Google Reader to find that I had more than 1,000 unread posts from the blogs and sites that I had subscribed to. We’re all bombarded by online content from of millions of blogs, online news sites, Twitter , Facebook and other social networks. In the early days, information was exchanged at the water cooler or through the telephone. Ever since the Internet went mainstream, we’ve been discovering content by searching for it or having it delivered by e-mail.
Bill Clark is the CEO of MicroAngel Capital Partners , a venture firm that gives more investors access to alternative investments. He also gives investors the ability to invest in startups online through crowdfunding. You can follow him on Twitter @austinbillc . When you pitch to investors or venture capitalists, assume that you are not going to have a lot of time. Investors constantly get pitched, so it's important to catch their attention quickly and engage them by keeping it simple. SEE ALSO: Mashable's Startup Investment Tips Series