08 Sep

Project Management Tools

project-managementRunning an online business usually means that you have team members in different locations, sometimes worldwide. Being able to connect with everyone from one central location is important in running an efficient business. The great part about running an online business is that you can incorporate the use of project management tools.

There are various tools available and some are free while others are paid options. Two of the most popular project management tools are Basecamp and Asana. Both of these tools run in the Cloud so no set up is required. (more…)

01 Sep

How to Properly Delete Files on your Computer

Properly delete filesYou are typing along and you make a mistake. The first button you reach for on your keyboard is the delete key. It’s almost like a digital white out and it has saved countless mistakes over the years.

Delete key is used in multiple places on the computer. It is not just for a misspelled word, but it can also be used to delete a file, erase a picture that is no longer needed, and many, many more. Yes, the delete key is used quite frequently.

But did you know, that when you delete a picture or a file, it’s not really gone and lost forever? That’s right. Just because you hit that delete key, it does not delete the file permanently, but instead, it is dropped into the recycling bin. (more…)

28 Aug

Speed up your Computer

Speed up your ComputerYou will be hard pressed to come across anyone that does not have a computer these days. In fact, life without a computer is almost unimaginable. Some people would even say that it is impossible to live without a computer in today’s age. There was once a time where the only 3 essentials that you needed to survive was food, clothes, and shelter. But you fast forward to the present time, we have another essential to add to that list. The computer.

Whether it is a desktop, a laptop, a tablet, or a smartphone, computers come in all shapes, sizes, and problems.

Having a computer comes with its own measure of problems and difficulties. Even if you are the oddball that keeps your computer covered up and only turns it on once a month, you too will fall victim of having problems with your computer. Now granted, it may take a little longer than the ‘normal’ person, but it is bound to happen. But for the rest of the population that can’t seem to go without their computer, we have to make sure that our computers are working and running in tip top condition. (more…)