When someone posts a link on Twitter, it is automatically converted into a short URL often powered by tinyurl.com. Human visitors can click the tinyurl link to visit the underlying website but that may or may not be the case with Google spiders.
“Keep it short and sweet because if you don’t, you’ll get ignored.” Christopher Elliott shares some good practices and etiquettes for sending e-mail messages to and from cell phones.
Baron recently wrote a technical book for O’Reilly on MySQL and later realized that even if the book sold well, he is not going to make nearly enough money from royalties to make the time worthwhile, financially.
Wordle is the best tag cloud generators on the web. It even lets you change fonts, color schemes and text orientation. With Wordle, you can either create a tag cloud using any del.icio.us user name or copy-paste any block of text of unlimited length.
Read reviews of OCR scanning software tools to help you convert scanned images into editable and searchable text formats like Word or PDF.
Google has updated their Firefox toolbar to make it compatible with Firefox 3 – the browser that is due tomorrow.
XNote is a Thunderbird extension that lets you associate sticky notes to emails. You can put anything text inside the note and it stays with your message forever.
You’ve seen the FeedBurner graphic that shows the current count of your RSS subscribers. Now there’s a similar badge for Twitter to show the count of your Twitter followers.
This is a video recording of Marissa Mayer keynote that she recently delivered at the Google I/O Developers Conference on Google Search.
The newfound bonhomie between Yahoo & Google is not just about AdSense, the two companies are connecting their popular IM clients as well.
How do you share a bunch of websites with friends. Normally, you would put all the links in an email message and send it across but this approach is confusing and cumbersome.
How to surf the internet anonymously and visit websites without telling them anything about your identity.
SnagIt 9 is the best screen capture program for Windows and a Mac version is in the works. Explore SnagIt 9, download a copy from TechSmith and share your favorite feature - you may get a free license of the software.
Learn how to embed MP3 music, songs and other audio files in an image and upload them to Flickr just like you upload other videos or photographs.
THe WordPress SEO plug-in, that can help your WordPress blog rank better in Google, has been downloaded more number of times than any of other 2.3k WordPress plug-ins on the Internet according to wordpress.org.
Though anyone can register a Gmail account for free without an invite, some people are still selling Gmail invitations on eBay.
This is something very useful useful for bloggers who use Windows Live Writer and are active on Twitter. As soon as you publish a new blog post using Windows Live Writer, you can notify your Twitter followers about that article.
One of the very interesting features of TIME website is their Photo Essays section where they narrate news events using slideshows of still images that also have closed captions and voice narrations in the background.