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Free & Nearly Free Software

Life online is simply better if you have great tools. Everyone has their favorites, and my favorites are cheap (or free), simple to use, and effective. The software below should save any frequent online user gobs of time as well as endless headaches. But first — a message from our webmaster. Many of the programs […]

6Jun2010 | | 0 comments | Continued
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How To Build A Basic Table

Tables are enormously important online. We can build simple tables while more complex versions can be used to build entire web pages. In the case of blogs the pages are already built so complex tables are largely unnecessary. What is useful from time to time is build a simple table to drop into a posting […]

26May2010 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Blogs & Editing

An important part of any blog concerns writing quality. In basic terms, the idea is to write with words and phrases that have the most meaning and impact for your particular public and to have a consistent style. Titles The most important element of a posting is arguably the title because in a few words […]

18Apr2010 | | 0 comments | Continued
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How & Why To Add Blog Tags

Once you’ve written a posting there may well be additional steps you’ll want to take — for instance, you might want to add photos or add a category. In addition you also want to add tags. Tags might just seem like a list of words — and they are — however, tags are also important […]

8Apr2010 | | 0 comments | Continued
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How To Add Your First Blog Post

When you create a post you go to site admin at the bottom right of each page. You enter your user name and password. The screen then opens to the dashboard. On the left side of the dashboard is the term “Posts” and next to the term “Posts” is a tiny downward arrow (See #1 in the […]

28Mar2010 | | 0 comments | Continued
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How To Post Photos, Graphics & Art

Clients of Geeks2020 generally work from a premium theme which has been customized, a theme chosen because of its flexibility, stability and ease-of-use for both visitors and search engines. Depending on the design option chosen, Geeks2020 themes can show photos in several ways. First, many themes have a “glider” — that’s the big splotch of […]

28Mar2010 | | 0 comments | Continued
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How To Add WordPress Links

Adding links to a WordPress blog is simple and fast. To start, open your blog through the “site admin” panel found on your home page, often on the lower right bottom part of the page. The site will then open at the dashboard. Step 1. On the left side of the screen you will see […]

24Mar2010 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Blogs & Backgrounds: Which Colors Are Best?

Did you ever notice that when you use someone else’s computer the web pages look different from the way you see them on your machine? The Internet is a very complicated place and part of it’s complexity is that not all sites look alike on all computers. Here’s why: Online visitors use different browsers. Some […]

15Mar2010 | | 0 comments | Continued
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How To Pick The Best Blog Name

A major key to online success relates to simply picking the right site name. Sounds easy enough, but as we will show there are some complications which can limit your choices and actually reduce the worth of your site. But Which Name? Not all Internet names are created equally. Some are vastly better than others […]

15Mar2010 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Blogs & Time Shifting

You’ve probably seen blogs where someone posts everyday. In fact, there are blogs which virtually require daily updates — but most don’t. Truth is, a lot of blogs with daily posts are less of a grind than you might think. In fact, some blogs with daily posts are likely to be virtually unattended for days […]

15Mar2010 | | 0 comments | Continued