How to Open Embedded Google Maps in Full View

You may have come across Google Maps that are embedded in web pages like the one down here. This is not a static image but a live interactive map so you can zoom, pan, switch modes from satellite to terrain and so on.

Need Help In Writing a Break-Up Letter ?

Ending a relationship gracefully is always tough but writing that perfect break-up letter to your boyfriend or girlfriend won't take more than a few clicks courtesy Breakup Email.

Quick Hints for that Unsolvable Crossword Puzzle

CrossTips gives you quick hints whenever you’re stuck at a particularly difficult Crossword puzzle. You can search for all words by word length, and by specifying various letters in the word.

Locate Desi Names of Indians on Web Pages

If you are the kind of person who looks out for Indian (or Indian sounding) names on blog comments, forum posts or any random list of names, Desi Filter could be a useful addition to your arsenal.

Read Web Articles in a Beautiful & Distraction Free Environment

Distraction-free writing tools transform your cluttered browser in such a fashion that you can focus on writing. The new Readability bookmarklet brings the same concept to reading web pages - it formats web pages like a book or a novel on the fly.

If you can hear all these Sounds, your Ears are in Good Shape

Take this quick unscientific test to determine how healthy your ears still are. While human ears can ideally hear sounds from a frequency range of 8kHz – 22kHz, the hearing ability starts deteriorating post early adulthood, and it is common for people past 25 to not hear anything over 15kHz.

Magazine Articles Optimized for Reading on Mobile Phones

Wordds is a new service that lets you read news articles and editorials published in online magazines on your mobile phone. It currently offers content published in Wired, The New York Times, Business Week, Time, Economist, Salon, Newsweek and a dozen other online publications.

Can Your Website Handle Sudden Increase in Traffic ?

Is your web server ready to handle this sudden surge in traffic without going down? Load Impact is an online service that simulates visitors accessing your website simultaneously from multiple locations.

The Issue with Language Translation Plugins

Language Translation plug-ins rely on the online Google Translate service to fetch a translated copy of your blog pages. The results are stored in the MySQL database (or as static HTML files) and the plug-in then serves these cached results to your site visitors from other countries.

Get Usage Statistics for Search Engines, Web Browsers & Mobile Internet

StatCounter Global Stats is a web research tool to help you track usage of web browser, search engines, mobile Internet and operating systems. With StatCounter boasting of 4 billion pageloads per month, this data should be both comprehensive and reliable, which would only get better with time.

Site Clinic: An SEO Checklist for your Website

An SEO Checklist for your Website. These Search Engine Optimization tips are easy to achieve but can dramatically help increase traffic from Google to your website and also improve user experience at the same time.