How-to Guides

This is a collection of evergreen how-guides and detailed tutorials to help you do more with software tools that you use daily.

Google Hack Gives Free Access to Premium Newspaper Articles

Online newspaper websites like The Wall Street Journal and Financial Times are part of the First Click Free program but Google visitors can still get free access to all the news articles without registering or subscribing.

Tips for Using Multiple Sign-in with Google Accounts

Google multiple sign-in feature lets you switch between different Gmail and Google accounts in the same browser without having to go through the sign-in / sign-out cycle. Here are some related tips on using multiple sign-in.

How to Setup your own URL Shortening Service

Learn how to setup a TinyURL or goo.gl like URL shorterning service on your website with Google Short Links. Short URLs are easy to remember and can be shared on email without issues.

Easily Fix your Shaky Cellphone Videos with YouTube

This video tutorial describes how you may easily smooth-out and fix your shaky video footage captured with hand-held video cameras and cellphones with the help of YouTube's online video editor. Stabilization makes your videos worth watching!

How to Completely Test Your Website

Your site audience could be using a different browser or an operating system that you may have never worked on before, their system may not have certain fonts that are used in your site design, the resolution of their computer screen may be too low and so on.

My Facebook Account Got Hacked

A scary thing happened this week. Someone hacked my Facebook account and also gained control over all my Facebook Pages while I was on a vacation. Luckily, the account is now locked so he cannot misuse it.

[Tutorial] How to Host Your Website on Amazon S3

This tutorial explains how can you easily host your website on Amazon S3 and then map the S3 bucket to your own web domain. It is almost as easy as uploading files to an FTP server.

How to Create a Lifestream with Google Reader

Let's say you have blogs on Twitter, Flickr, delicious, YouTube and other social sites. Learn how you can aggregate everything into a single lifestream that anyone can subscribe to.

My Favorite iPad Apps

If you are curious to know what apps have I installed on my iPad, check these interactive screenshots for a complete list of my favorite iPad apps.

The Best Twitter Apps for your Mobile Phone

Looking for mobile applications for Twitter? Here you'll find the best Twitter Mobile Apps for your BlackBerry, iPhone, Nokia, Windows Mobile or your Android device.