Tag Archives: Guide

19 Key Metrics to Guide Your First Blog

My email service provider (ConvertKit) recently published a great report called State of the Blogging Industry. In it, they reveal some fascinating findings gleaned from a survey of more than 850 bloggers. Since I regularly advise my readers to start a blog to begin content marketing, I thought I’d see which blogging metrics might help guide you as you jump ... Read More »

Idiots’ guide to technology

  Richard Shotton, of Zenith Optimedia, showed me an article in The New Yorker. It told how the Russians hacked the Nato computer network in Kabul. The Pentagon believed this network was impenetrable. They’d made sure there was no way in could be attacked. It had the most sophisticated electronic gateways, the kind of technological barriers I don’t even know ... Read More »

A beginner’s guide to IFTTT on Android

I’m not prone to outbursts of joy, especially when it comes to technology. One of the few times it’s happened, however, was when I discovered how much you can do with IFTTT. Suddenly tasks that required multiple steps or continuously logging in to services were done automatically. As much as every company here and there promises to simplify your life or ... Read More »

How to use Windows PowerShell: A beginner’s guide

If you’ve wrestled with Windows 10, you’ve undoubtedly heard of PowerShell. If you’ve tried to do something fancy with Win7/8.1 recently, PowerShell’s probably come up, too. After years of relying on the Windows command line and tossed-together batch files, it’s time to set your sights on something more powerful, more adaptive—better. PowerShell is an enormous addition to the Windows toolbox, ... Read More »

The Full Nerd Episode 7: GPU buyer’s guide, AMD Zen pricing, and a 4K PlayStation

This week on The Full Nerd, Gordon Mah Ung, Brad Chacos, and Hayden Dingman predict just how much AMD’s upcoming Zen CPU will cost, riff on how powerful the PlayStation 4 Pro will be, and then debate: Star Wars vs. Star Trek. In the Builder’s Corner, Brad gives us the best GPU for the most common resolutions and some strategy for high-frame rate ... Read More »

The Full Nerd Episode 7: GPU buyer’s guide, AMD Zen pricing, and a 4K PlayStation

This week on The Full Nerd, Gordon Mah Ung, Brad Chacos, and Hayden Dingman predict just how much AMD’s upcoming Zen CPU will cost, riff on how powerful the PlayStation 4 Pro will be, and then debate: Star Wars vs. Star Trek. In the Builder’s Corner, Brad gives us the best GPU for the most common resolutions and some strategy for high-frame rate ... Read More »

NFL without cable: A cord cutter’s guide for the 2016 season

Thanks in part to new streaming options for cord-cutters, it’s possible to watch all your local NFL games without cable, along with all nationally televised games on Sunday, Monday, and Thursday nights. With the NFL season just a week away, now’s a good time to run through all the ways* that cord cutters can watch or stream NFL games, so ... Read More »

GMAC launches user’s guide to full-time MBA rankings: Identify the ranking methodologies

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has unveiled its users’ guide to full-time MBA rankings, a comprehensive online tool designed to help prospective graduate business students better understand the ranking methodologies established by five well-known publications. Housed on mba.com – the council’s student facing website viewed by more than eight million unique visitors yearly – this guide clearly summarises and ... Read More »

Guide for Man’s Vests

Men generallyhold outsuitvests, which generally have 3 to 4 buttons, goes beneath a suit coat. Though there are various types of vests, the foundationmake is a sleeveless wearworn on the trunk of the body’s waist length. The neck opening of the vest is a “v” shaping design. There are lotsdifferentfashions and functions for vests. One can put on them with ... Read More »

A Simple Guide To Deciding On Personal Loans

Personal loans are handy for a variety of reasons. Starting from funding home improvements to paying for holidays or buying a car, taking a quick loan can be the best way to avoid an immediate financial crunch. However, before you take the leap, you have to consider many factors, mainly the indecisive economic climate, which can impact loan rates in ... Read More »