Techie Tips

Guest Post: Analytics for Communication

November 4, 2013

One of the best outcomes of my annual 3-Day Walk for the Cure is the great guest posts I receive from my writing chums. Sharon Hurley Hall is my long lost twin (in so many ways), but in one way, we are quite different. When I write Techie Tips, they are so basic they make […]

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Readability Add-on Keeps It Simple

July 16, 2013

Do you do a lot of online research? Have you accessed sites where all the stuff on the page screams at you? Me, too. That’s why I was happy I discovered Readability. If you like simple like I do, you may want to check out Readability. What is Readability? Readability is a free web add-on […]

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Are QR/Mobile Bar Codes Evolving or Dying?

June 10, 2013

Quick Response (QR) codes are the email of mobile marketing. Many pronounce the death of QR codes Others insist the two-dimensional (2-D) technology will catch on In my small world, nearly two years after the publication of How Do QR Codes Work and What Do You Need, the post continues to hit the #1 spot […]

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Video Review of Free Downloads at Simply Stated Business

May 20, 2013

Who doesn’t love Free Stuff? I know I love it. I am building the free downloads here at Simply Stated Business. And I started doing the same at my health care blog, Simply Stated Health Care. The short video below gives you a quick recap on what’s available at Simply Stated Business. By far, the […]

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Is Your Hard Drive a Hoarder’s Paradise?

August 20, 2012

Isn’t it amazing how quickly your hard drive resembles the home of the worst hoarder? Photo downloads PDFs from all over the place Music files Computer manufacturers build larger and larger capacity – definitely a hoarder’s paradise. You probably clean up your email inbox periodically Do you ever think about your hard drive? While this […]

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How to Add Social Media Share Buttons to PDFs

July 25, 2012

  A popular post and free download at this site is 5 Steps to add a RT Button to Your PDF. Although not a new concept, some of us have not taken the time to figure out how to add social media share buttons to our PDFs. When I went looking for instructions, this is what […]

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SnagIt How-To for Capturing Drop Down Menu

July 23, 2012

I created this short video for SnagIt users who want to know how to capture an image of a drop down menu. I discovered this neat little trick while creating a tutorial. I figured if I didn’t know if before now, someone out there is in the same boat. Capturing Drop Down Menu on SnagIt […]

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QR Codes: Fading Fad or Budding Brilliance?

June 18, 2012

  It’s amazing what goes on when you’re not paying attention. A 3-part series on QR Codes consistently grabs traffic How Do QR Codes Work and What Do You Need ranks the highest My ignorance of those bar-code thingies inspired the series. Apparently, I was not alone. I haven’t given the codes much thought since then. I […]

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Peeking Inside the Techie Folder

May 30, 2012

  If you’re a techie by trade or just gifted, I envy you. For me, techie stuff is like math – I can do it, but I have to work at it. That’s why I always appreciate discovering a good set of instructions. The best ~ Provide step-by-step instructions Share screen shots Keep it simple (my […]

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VisualThesaurus For the Word Geek In All of Us

April 25, 2012

Word geeks of the world – unite. There’s a toy for the those of us who love words Or those who do not share that view, but need wordsmithing help It’s found at Created by Thinkmap, it’s an online thesaurus and dictionary that uses an interactive word map. It’s a paid subscription. $2.95 per month –or– […]

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