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Using Google Apps for Free – Still Possible

Google Apps is a popular and widely used service for branding the email address. Using Google Apps for free is no longer available. However, Google apps allows you to have your email address like you@yourdomain.com. No doubt, it boosts your brand name by using an email address likeyou@yourdomain.com instead of you@youahoo.com. While Google started this service through their free package for Google Apps, millions of company and individuals opted for that. Recently, Google have decided to change the free Google Apps for business package into the premium package and not to allow the new free sign-ups. Though the existing users can enjoy the same service as it was, new users will have to pay $50/year/user to get into the service. The premium service promises: 25GB space of inbox24×7 support via phone99.9% guaranteed uptime While the maximum users are not satisfied with this news, you still have some option for using Google Apps for free or the same features on Outlook.com with your domain…

How to Add Extra Widget Section In WordPress Blog

Generally, in the default WordPress themes, the sidebar contains the widget sections where you can easily add some script or block to highlight your blog content. In widget section you can show your recent posts, recent comments, or customized features dynamically just adding some plug-in or php code in the widget section from your administrator panel. But if you decide to add an extra widget section in any where within your blog, may be you get some problem. WordPress doesn’t allow you to add the widget section as usual. Related : Add Digsby Widget In Your Blog. Firstly, you have to register the widget section that you want to add in your theme function (Function.php). How to add an extra widgets in your WordPress blog Generally, the WordPress  free themes are widget ready. The number of inbuilt widget sections is maximum 3. But you can increase that number by registering them in the Function.php of your  blog theme. Register your widget in Function.php Suppose you want to add a widg…

How to Get Email Alerts for Facebook Page

Are you looking for an easy way to get email alerts for Facebook pages, or others that you are interested in following? You often miss out on important posts if you’re not constantly on Facebook checking your favorite pages for updates. Luckily, Hyper Alerts provides an awesome service that will send you alerts and digests for any Facebook pages that you choose. You can monitor your own Facebook pages, or monitor other pages that you want to keep up with. Here’s how to set up Facebook fan page alerts via Hyper Alerts. Getting Started 1. Create an account on Hyper Alerts; just enter your email address and desired password. 2. You can create new alerts by URL of by connect your Facebook account, and selecting one of the pages you’re an administrator of. Add Alert by URL 1. To add alerts by URL, click on the “Add alert by URL” button. This method is best if you want to receive alerts for Facebook pages that you are not an admin of; you can keep up with any Facebook page as long as you k…

How to Sign Notarize Documents Online with SignNow

What do you do when you need a document signed digitally, or you receive a document that you have to sign digitally? There are many tools available for the job, but one of the easiest I’ve come across is SignNow. Not only does it allow you to sign documents online, but you can sign and / or notarize documents online as well. If you’ve ever tried to find a local Notary before, you may have found it a bit convenient; I know I have. If you live in a small town (like I do), it can be even harder to find a local Notary – you may have to travel pretty far just to get to one. This is why SignNow is so handy. So here’s how to get started, and get your documents signed and notarized online. Getting Started 1. Sign up for a free SignNow account. With a free account you can: Sign documents anywhereGet unlimited storageUse SignNow on your iPhone, iPad, and/or Android deviceNotarize documents online instantly using a webcam (starting at $14.99/document) 2. Once you’re signed up and logged into you…

How to Encrypt Gmail Messages with Mymail-Crypt

What do you do when you need to send an extremely private and/or confidential email message in Gmail? There’s just some things that you can’t risk being seen by the wrong eyes. In cases like these, you need a good email encryption tool like Mymail-Crypt. This tool encrypts Gmail messages before you send them. Mymail-Crypt is a Chrome Extension that “acts as a layer on top of your Gmail experience that allows you to seamlessly encrypt and decrypt messages.” It uses OpenPGP encryption to protect the email messages that you choose. If you’re thinking that the email encryption process is difficult, think again. With Mymail-Crypt, you’ll be encrypting email messages in seconds. Here’s how it works. 1. Since Mymail-Crypt is a Chrome extension, you simply need to add it to your Chromium-based Web browser. 2. Go to the Extensions page, find the Mymail-Crypt extension, and click on “Options” to bring up the options page. 3. Click on “My Keys” in the top navigation menu and then click on “gene…

Save Facebook Messages as Email, Emails as Facebook Message

Are you social media addicted or a busy IT professional? Couple of scenarios arise in a busy personal and professional life. If you work for a famous IT company and do not have the permission of accessing Facebook at the office, you are losing you social appearance. You can’t read the Facebook messages, sent from your friends or family. On the other hand, sometime too much Facebook addiction causes laziness. This keep you away from opening the Gmail or other email account. As a result, you can miss your important mails. But, there are some solution for both situations. You can read the emails as Facebook message by forwarding them from Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail or any other account. Similarly, you can forward Facebook messages to Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail or any other email account to save them as email. Read Emails as Facebook Message: Forward Emails to your Facebook Account What, if you can read any email as Facebook message? Isn’t it good and time-saving – especially, for the important of…

Transfer Website Content Without Downloading: Server to Server Transfer

There are various reason when you want to change the host for your blog or website. It does actually depend on the website traffic. With the span of time, you have to go for a better hosting provider according to your blog traffic. The renowned host services provides not only a better configuration but also a good customer service. Whatever the reason is, transferring a website content to the new host is always a challenging task. Specially, if your site has a large amount of content like images, videos. Transferring those files and folders at your new host is not so easy. Simply, you can use any FTP client to download your website content at the local computer and upload them again at your new host server. But this method is time-consuming as well as it consumes a great amount of your internet bandwidth. But, is there any shortcut way to bypass your local computer to transfer the files directly at your new server? In my 4 years of blogging experience, I have switched between various…