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FeedBlitz Custom Domains for your RSS to Email Newsletters

FeedBlitz Custom Domains - If someone considers subscribing to the email newsletter of this blog, he is taken to a page like feedblitz.com/f/f.fbz for confirming the mode of subscription - whether he wants to receive updates via email, twitter, Skype, Yahoo Messenger, etc.

Stop OpenDNS From Redirecting Invalid URLs to their Search Pages

When you type a non-existent web domain in your web browser (e.g. gmail.coms instead of gmail.com), you are redirected to an OpenDNS search page and not the default "Address Not Found" error in your browser. This fix will change the defaul OpenDNS setting.

Issuu PDF Viewer Makes Your Presentations Look Beautiful

Issuu web based PDF viewer renders slides as images instead of Adobe Flash - this is useful as it will enable people to view your PowerPoint decks on mobile phones or inside web browsers that do not have Flash plugin.

Google Sites to Replace Google Page Creator

Google Pages is still a part of Google Labs but will this web page creator software will never get a chance to graduate as it is getting replaced by Google Sites which is more or less the same but with a wiki.

Microsoft FrameIt Turns Web Pages & Feeds into Framed Images

FrameIt lets you easily combine blog feeds, photo streams (like Flickr) and regular web pages into a single RSS feed. And since photo frames cannot render HTML or text, Frames actually converts all the feed items and web pages into images as this example.

Run Traceroute Command from Computers in Multiple Locations

The traceroute command, known as tracert in Windows, helps you figure out the amount of time it takes for your computer to reach any website. You can also identify the path taken by Internet packets to reach the destination server starting from your local machine.

Convince Your Site Visitors to Upgrade their Web Browsers

Old web browsers are not just insecure, they also pose a problem for web designers as they have to design sites while keeping the older versions in mind. If you like help people upgrade their outdated browsers, Pushup has created a script that can be easily integrated in any blog or website.