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Top WordPress Tools & Services That Make Your Life Easier Sponsored

The WordPress team worked hard to produce the ultimate in website builders. Their hard work paid off. The ultimate builder, in this case, is a …

Web Design

The ‘perfectly optimized’ webpage

Just what is search engine optimization, anyway?<p>It’s the practice of creating a digital piece of content or web page that is Google-friendly. If a …

This is how to teach a search engine what your business does

Search engines are powerful tools for bringing people to your business. The challenge that many entrepreneurs face, however, is that they’re not well-versed in how to communicate with the robots that control the algorithm behind Google and Bing.<p>Your business might be the absolute best at what it …

After Giving 1,000 Interviews, I Found the 4 Questions That Actually Matter

Hiring for culture fit can seem like a mystery, but these 4 interview questions will help you get it right every time.<p>If there's one thing that keeps every founder up at night, it's hiring. Hiring the best talent is a massive and never-ending challenge. It's hard to hire your first employee, it's …

A chic home that cost just $60k (with floor plan)

Before we begin to show you this beautiful home, we want to make it clear that the cost of the project is very much affected by where this home was …

Living Rooms

Crepes

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:1 hr 25 minPrep:5 minInactive:1 hrCook:20 min<p>Yield:17 to 22 crepes<p>Level:Intermediate<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer …

10 Tips and Tricks for Making Difficult Selections in Photoshop

If you’re just starting out in Photoshop and would like to learn the art of making difficult selections to isolate things in photos, check out this …

How To Calibrate An Oven, The Fix That Will Save You From Burning Dinner

Oven not heating evenly? It's a common problem, but if your tried-and-true chicken tetrazzini is coming out raw in the middle (scary!) or your …

Cupcakes

Raspberry Pi releases an OS to breathe new life into old PCs

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has released an experimental version of its Linux-based Pixel OS for Windows and Mac PCs. The OS, originally designed to run only on the Raspberry Pi hobby board, comes with the Chromium web browser and a suite of productivity and coding tools. "We asked ourselves one …

Clean A Dirty Car With This Nontoxic DIY Spray

Get that "new car smell" back again.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Get everything you need here!<p>Spray bottle<p>Funnel<p>Measuring cup<p>Scrub brush<p>Microfiber cloth<p>Vinegar<p>Club soda<p>Dish soap<p>Lemon juice<p>1. Pour ½ cup (120 milliliters) of distilled white vinegar into a 16-ounce bottle.<p>2. Mix in 1 cup (240 …

DIY Taco Seasoning

Shares 5K<p>Making your own DIY Taco Seasoning couldn’t be easier! Once you make your own, you will never go back to store-bought again!<p>I have been a …

56 Genius Alternative Uses for Rubbing Alcohol You’ve Never Heard Of

Most of us have rubbing alcohol in our medicine cabinet. But how often do you actually use it? A lot of us only pull out that dusty bottle once in a …

Cleaning

Use standard Mac OS X apps to optimize your home Wi-Fi network

Some time ago I visited my parents, and as these things tend to go, they had a list of things that bothered them about their computers, iPhones and iPads and the Internet connection. I like helping them, so tried optimizing their Wi-Fi network first. That was frustrating at first because I didn’t …

Wi-Fi

How to get killer selections with Channels and Vivid Light

Ever since wanting to focus on colour in my images I’ve found that often times due to budget or location, that I just quite simply cannot get the …

15 plants that will purify the air in your home

1/<p>1. Boston Fern (Nephrolepis Exaltata)<p>Boston ferns rank as one of the best plant air purifiers and they also release an abundant amount of moisture …

Plants

How to Draw Trees

Trees seem like one of the few things that are easy to draw. However, if you know nothing about drawing, you may either go too simple...<p>... or too …

How to use curves to fix any colour problem!

I had to shoot in an environment without HSS (Didn’t have my Citi600 with me) and I didn’t have my Hoya ND16 filter with me either. Which meant that …

Tutorials

Meet Etcher, A Stylish Open-Source USB Image Writer Tool

<b>Looking for an easy-to-use way to create a bootable USB stick on Linux? This nifty new app can help.</b><p>This weekend reader <i>Ronald M</i>. sent us the …

Linux

Why it's impossible to actually be a vegetarian

Andrew Smith: ‘Animals eat plants. What’s not so clear is that plants also eat animals’<p>In case you’ve forgotten the section on the food web from high …

How to cut anything out in Photoshop

Making selections in Photoshop gets easier with each passing year thanks to better tools. But, there are times when more precise selections are …

How to Make Zhug, the Yemenite Hot Sauce You'll Want to Put on Everything

More<p>The Vegan Experience<p>It's not just great vegan food, it's great food, period.<p>Last week, when I wrote about my recipe for <i>phat phrik khing</i>, I tried my absolute darnedest to convince you that a good mortar and pestle belongs in the arsenal of any home cook. It will actually extract more flavor from …

Entrepreneurs Beware: When Choosing A Credit Card Processor, Look For Transparency

In 2014, the total credit card volume in the U.S. was $4 trillion, with consumers engaged in over 26 billion credit card transactions. Businesses that won’t take payment by credit card these days are unique and often disfavored. Americans love their cards. Clearly, there is a need for credit card …

50 Features Every Small Business Website Must Have [Infographic]

Having a strong web presence is mandatory, even for small businesses just starting out. The ability to find and evaluate products and services online …

[Infographic] 50 Features Small Business Websites Must Have

When creating a website, a lot of small business owners create basically an online business card: a website with a company name, a list of services, and a phone number. Maybe they even add a link to their yelp page and Facebook account.<p>A website can and should be much more than a business card. If …

8 Websites Every Entrepreneur Should Keep in Bookmarks

We all come across thousands of websites while looking for something we need, or following a trail of links, or simply surfing aimlessly – and once …

Social Media

Writing Blazing Fast MySQL Queries

The differences between well written SQL and not are vast, and in production on a high-demand site they cause serious repercussions in performance …

27 Baking Infographics that All Bakers Need

The Deadlift. It is the quintessential weightlifting exercise. According to David Robson, a bodybuilder, personal trainer and contributor to …

Exercise

How to Implement Web Accessibility Guidelines in WordPress

When building a WordPress website, you probably already have a laundry list of things that need to be done.Layout optimization, social icons, Google …

Web Design