Category Archives: Tips And Tricks

Adding NoFollow to Links In Windows Live Writer

Windows Live Writer is probably the one of the gems from Microsoft that is absolutely free. It is the favorite of many a bloggers to post content to their sites and quite frankly we love it a lot too.

Windows Live Writer has a lot of features which has made blogging much more easier than ever. Quite recently Windows Live Writer got some new features like image editing and auto linking.

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Quickly View Stored Passwords for Any Website In Firefox 3

Firefox 3 has been released and the tips and tricks are flowing in quite nicely. Firefox 3 has a nice little password manager that allows you to store and manage your passwords.

With Firefox 3 it has become much more easier to find and manage your passwords for any given site.

To quickly access and view stored passwords for any given site simply click on the favicon you can view more information about it.

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Quickly Copy Text From Error Message Alerts

Every application you use may at one point or another crash or cease running, in most of the cases the applications show  you error messages in a alert using which you can Google or contact the support staff of the application.

For many years we have painfully typed each of the word in the error message in order to be able to Google it and find a solution.

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Find Free Wireless Access Points With Free Hotspot [Free WiFi Hotspots]

Imagine a situation where there are about 30 minutes for you to board a plane which would take 6 hours to your destination and you just remember that you forgot to email a important presentation due in 2 hours. What would you do in such a situation? Would you buy wireless access to surf the Internet for just 10 minutes while you can email the file? If you decide to do that then let me welcome you to the club of people who waste money when they could have save it.

Why pay when you don’t have to?

free-hotspots-logo This is a question Free Hotspot a service that helps you to find free WiFi access points asks to its users. Why not find a free WiFi access point and save yourself some money.

As the name suggests Free Hotspot maintains a list of free WiFi Access points across the world which are free to use, all you have to do is enter your zip code, city name, state or area name along with the country you are in and it will show you a list of free hotspots available.

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7 Tools to Add Tabs To Your Website Content

If you may not have noticed the current design and Techie Buzz’s earlier designs, we have been making heavy use of tabs to compact content. It benefits both users as well as the site to compact content and present it in a nicer way.

Some time back we had also given a detailed tutorial on how to add tabs to your website, today in this post we will introduce you to 7 different tools that will allow you to add tabs to your own website.

JavaScript Tabifier

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JavaScript Tabifier which uses CSS and JavaScript to create tabs to group content together. If you want to add tabs for your site you can download the script from the website. I prefer the light version of Tabifier which is around 5Kbs in size and does not cost much on site load time.

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Watch Champions League Final between Manchester United and Chelsea Live Online

It is the mother of all battles today with Manchester United taking on Chelsea in the most prestigious trophy, the Champions League Final.

Even though Manchester won the English Premier League title narrowly I bet this will be a very tough game for both teams, though Chelsea hold a slight edge having defeated United in the EPL just early this month.

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Take Charge of Windows Vista Customizations with Vista Visual Master

We have been giving you useful tips to transform your Windows XP to look like Windows Vista but what about customizing Windows Vista itself?

Vista Visual Master is a free application that will help you customize your . Windows Vista easily, the tool provides a simple interface to change settings and tweak your Windows Vista.

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Twitter Your Blog Posts Automatically [How To]

If you have been following me on twitter you may see that I twitter all my posts. Well I do not do it manually and for those who are interested on doing it automatically follow the tutorial in this post and all your posts will automatically show up in twitter.

What Tools Do you Need to Use?

TwitterFeed is a service which allows you to post your blog posts as tweets to twitter over a specified interval of time.

The service is free to use and only requires you to register your blog feeds with them.

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Protect Yourself from Internet Threats [Detailed Instructions]

Internet is a mine of information but with that information comes risks and vulnerabilities. Every time you connect to the Internet not only are you reading information but some small software may be stealthily sending information to hackers and spammers about your activities.

Well no famous person wrote that quote it was just me elaborating a point that every time you connect to the Internet you may be vulnerable even though you may be safely visiting your favorite email site or just browsing news from your favorite newspaper. It all boils down to who is watching you and how?

What are Spam Softwares and Trojan Horses?

Spam softwares and Trojan horses without Internet are useless (even some viruses that look to spread rather than destroy). The main aim of these softwares (they are softwares but malicious in nature because they do things which you never authorized them to do) is to collect personal information of any sort including surfing habits and going to the extremes of critical information like banking passwords and sending them to other servers so that they can send you ads or maybe loot your money.

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Find and Use Free Stock Photographs for your Blog [PicFindr]

“Images say a thousand words”. There is not a more truthful saying than this, images do increase the charm of your post and make your posts look more meaningful. We have even talked about this in our post 6 Tips to make a good blog post better.

That said finding images is not a easy task and to top it finding images that does not have any copyrights on them is a bigger task.

You can use Flickr of course to find such images but there is no dedicated search engine for finding such images. Well don’t fret because I am going to point you to a dedicated search engine which allows you to find Free stock photo for your site which you can use without any hassles and worries about licensing.

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