Tutorial: Add Sections to Pinterest Boards and Move Existing Pins Into Them Easily

Tutorial: Add Sections to Pinterest Boards and Move Existing Pins Into Them Easily

I adore Pinterest both as just a regular person and as a blogger and social media person. Finally, Pinterest has added the ability to organize your idea into subgroups within a board. For people just browsing this adds an ability to search more succinctly, for bloggers it allows you to keep pins organized in a more concise manner. Today’s tutorial is for those, both “regular” users and bloggers, who want … Continue Reading →
Twitter “Best Tweets First” and How to Revert

Twitter “Best Tweets First” and How to Revert

Twitter has made a change so that the default on your timeline is best tweets first. While I appreciate Twitter wanting to make the user experience better for the majority of the people, I also understand that there are many of us who would prefer it to still remain chronological of all tweets. Luckily, it is very easy to revert back to the old way if you want. How to … Continue Reading →
How to Print a List of All Your Blog Posts

How to Print a List of All Your Blog Posts

It seems like forever that I have wanted to know how to print a list of all my blog posts. With the recent domain name change I really wanted one to easily mark off the posts that I have updated completely since the transfer was not as perfect as I would have liked. Finally, I have figured out a way to do it and I am sharing because I know … Continue Reading →
Cortana Tips for Windows 10 Users

Cortana Tips for Windows 10 Users

Cortana is the virtual assistant built into Windows 10. She is extremely helpful! Today I’m giving you a few basic tips to get started using Cortana to make your Windows 10 experience even better. To use Cortana just look at your taskbar and click on the little circle. That is your computer’s search function and where Cortana lives. Now let’s make Cortana be able to listen to your commands and … Continue Reading →
Best Way to Get To Know Windows 10 – Super Easy Tutorial!

Best Way to Get To Know Windows 10 – Super Easy Tutorial!

If you have recently upgraded to Windows 10 (disclosure: I am part of the Microsoft Blogger team and receive perks as such but opinions are completely my own) I have a great resource for you to learn a little more about the new operating system and the new browser, Microsoft Edge. It is built right into the system for you even. I stumbled across this the other day and decided … Continue Reading →
Have You Upgraded for Free to Windows 10?

Have You Upgraded for Free to Windows 10?

You all know I am a true Microsoft fan (disclosure: I am also a #MicrosoftBlogger and receive certain perks as such, opinions are always my own) and so I am so excited about the new Windows 10 operating system. One of the best things about it… WINDOWS 10 IS FREE! Yep, you heard that right, Windows 10 is free! If you have a device with Windows 7 or Windows 8 … Continue Reading →
How to Control What You See in Your Facebook News Feed

How to Control What You See in Your Facebook News Feed

A few days ago Facebook updated the control we have over our Facebook newsfeed. The news feed is what you see on the main page of Facebook once you login – all those stories, updates, photos, and such from people you are friends with. This means when viewing in the default “Top Stories” you will see these people/pages/groups ahead of others. The tutorial below is based on the full web … Continue Reading →
TUTORIAL: Downloading, Installing and Uninstalling Apps on Android Devices

TUTORIAL: Downloading, Installing and Uninstalling Apps on Android Devices

For many of you this might be pretty basic, but I still have several people ask me just how to install and uninstall apps on their phones. I’ve got a quick video today, taken directly on my phone, that shows you how to get to the Google Play Store, find an app, download and install it, and then uninstall it. I did this on my Samsung Galaxy Note 4 smartphone … Continue Reading →
TUTORIAL: How to Pin a Tweet to the Top of Your Twitter Profile Page

TUTORIAL: How to Pin a Tweet to the Top of Your Twitter Profile Page

Twitter has some really useful tools that you can use including the ability to pin a particular Tweet to the top of your profile page. This is a great way to highlight a special photo, blog post, event, offer, or anything you like. While I use this tool as part of my business in social media and as a blogger, you can do it for personal Twitter use as well. … Continue Reading →
Transferring Your Old Smartphone to the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 with Samsung Smart Switch

Transferring Your Old Smartphone to the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 with Samsung Smart Switch

On Friday I received a new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Smartphone from Verizon. Disclosure: I am a #VZWBuzz Verizon Lifestyle Blogger and have received this device from them; opinions are my own. Previously I had been using the Note 3 and I needed to take the info from the old phone and put it on the new phone. Using the Samsung Smart Switch app made this a breeze! I just … Continue Reading →