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.

Do More with your Feedly RSS Reader

Feedly is our favorite RSS Reader. If you have just migrated from Google Reader to Feedly, this guide will help get up to speed and learn a few trick in the process.

How to Create Custom Facebook Pages

This video tutorial describes how you can create custom apps for your Facebook Fan pages in minutes. Your Pages can have maps, tweets, slideshows, music and more inside Tabs.

How to Use Twitter as a Gmail Notifier

You can use Twitter as a Gmail notifier with Google Script. You can also receive SMS text alerts for new email messages on your mobile phone via Twitter.

The Best Alternatives to Google Alerts

Google Alerts is quite a popular tool for monitoring your brand on the Internet but there are good alternatives to keep track of your online presence.

How to Use Flickr as a Photo Backup Service

Flickr offers 1 TB of free storage space, 200x more than Dropbox or Google Drive, and this should be enough to backup your entire collection of photos online.

How to Save Money While Shopping Online in India

Internet shopping is convenient and you often get discounts that offline retailers may find impossible to match. And if you put in some more effort, the online deals may get even sweeter.

Things You Should Do After Installing WordPress

After you have installed WordPress, you may tweak a few settings to further optimize the performance and security of your WordPress website. Here’s a complete guide to optimizing your WordPress installation.

The Most Essential WordPress Plugins

This is an always-updated list of the best WordPress plugins that will add new functionality to your WordPress blog. All plugins are available for download in the WordPress.org repository.

Create a Presentation with YouTube Videos

With Video Slides, you can quickly create a beautiful slideshow from one or more videos pulled from Youtube and Vimeo. Just past the raw video URLs in any format and the tool will bundle them into a presentation.

A More Efficient Embedding Method for YouTube Videos

The embedded YouTube video player loads several unnecessary files and increases the overall load time of your web pages. Here’s a more efficient and light-weight alternative inspired by Google Plus.