Google Software/Tips

How To Delete Your Google Account Data

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If you’re deep into the Google ecosystem, then you probably already know that the company has quite a bit of information on you. Fortunately, they keep lots of it in one place for you to download and even delete. Deleting your Google account data doesn’t remove your Google account; you won’t lose your Gmail messages, […]

How To Become An Expert At Using Google Alerts

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Google Alerts is one of the most powerful tools on the Internet, and it’s completely free. It’s one of those too-good-to-be-true things that actually is true. If you want to keep your finger on the pulse of a given industry – or if you’re a small business owner that wants to watch for mentions of […]

Why Google Calendar Is The Best Online Calendar Service

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At one time, you had to keep a paper-based calendar if you wanted to track appointments. Unless you carried it everywhere with you, chances were you wouldn’t have it on hand when you needed it most. Additionally, there was no way to easily share the information with other people in your life who might need […]

How To Edit a YouTube Video Without Losing The Link Or Stats

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Have you ever noticed an error in your YouTube video after it has already been uploaded and shared by you and others to social media? If you have found yourself in this situation, your first reaction might be to panic and think you must fix the error, delete the uploaded video, and re-upload the new […]

How To Enable Dark Mode In 14 Google Smartphone Apps

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Eye strain is common among people who sit in front of their screens for long hours on a daily basis. If you’re one of those people, you’ll know the pain and that it’s really not good for the long-term health of your eyes. While you’ll certainly not want to leave your job just because it […]

How To Change Google’s Background On Your Web Browser

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Google’s default background image isn’t hard to look at. But if you perform a Google search many times a day, you might get tired of staring at a boring white background image. If so, you can change it and look at something different. In this post, let’s go over how to pull it off. This […]

How To Search Your Open Tabs in Google Chrome

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Tab clutter is something that can seriously bog down productivity, be it while working, studying, or just attempting to browse the Internet in a quick and efficient manner. While every major browser supports hotkeys that assist users in powering through their tabs, some of us really push our tab real estate to the extreme. Have […]

How To Use Voice Dictation In Google Docs

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Since the late 90s, it has been possible to type text documents on your computer using nothing but your voice. Who can forget the fanfare of Dragon Naturally Speaking’s release in 1997? With just a microphone, you could talk at your PC and it would do its best to recognize and write down what you […]

Top 5 New Gmail Features To Try In 2019

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Did you know Gmail is now 15 years old? On April 1, Google revealed new Gmail features to try in 2019. I thought it’d be a great opportunity to highlight the changes, as well as some other features that have been added recently that you may not yet be aware of. Many of us probably […]

The Basics Of Creating Your First YouTube Channel

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With the existence of the Internet, there has never been a better time to be a video star. And when those videos of you start to stack up and gain viral popularity, they need a home. So where better than your own branded YouTube channel? Making one is rather straightforward and totally free. Today we’ll […]