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Cool Web Apps & Sites January 12, 2018 posted by

RiteTag – get the best hashtag for your next post

Hashtags are still an important tool for social media use. If you just use social media for your personal life, then it’s probably not THAT important what you tag posts with but if you’re into marketing or trying to get you work noticed by the right people, hashtags can ma e a difference. RiteTag is the app that helps you get the best hashtags for your posts.


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RiteTag – get the best hashtag for your next post
Cool Web Apps & Sites January 10, 2018 posted by

Pacemaker – track your word goals with this handy tool

One of the things that writers really love about NaNoWriMo is the awesome tracker that is embedded in the website. It makes it easy to see what you’ve done, how far you have to go and adjust word count so you can still meet your goal, even if you miss some days. Pacemaker Planner is an alternative for those other 11 months of the year.


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Pacemaker – track your word goals with this handy tool
Cool Web Apps & Sites January 4, 2018 posted by

WaitList – meet new people during your next layover

Waiting at the airport is a real drag. You have to be there hours before your flight and once you’re through security you’re just stuck with nothing but eating and shopping at overpriced stores for things you don’t need to pass the time. WaitList is the social media app that helps you network while you’re waiting.


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WaitList – meet new people during your next layover
Cool Web Apps & Sites November 30, 2017 posted by

CS-Playground-React – this resource will help you brush up on your programming skills

Programming is today/tomorrow’s big job growth area. Everyone is getting into it, or at least trying. If you’re teaching yourself with one of the many free coding education websites, then you might feel like you need a bit more practice. Check out CS-Playground-React, the in-browser sandbox for practicing algorithms.


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CS-Playground-React – this resource will help you brush up on your programming skills
Bookmark This! November 28, 2017 posted by

Bitdir.io – check out this resource for Bitcoins

In the last few days, Bitcoin started to hit $10,000 mark in some markets which is an insane financial boom. It’s growing exponentially and shows no signs of stopping. If only we had purchased some in 2010, when there was still time. Anyway, if you have no idea what I’m talking about or you’re curious about how you can get into the game, check out this list of Bitcoin resources.


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Bitdir.io – check out this resource for Bitcoins
Cool Web Apps & Sites October 4, 2017 posted by

Quizlet – make studying easier with this cool site

Back in my day when we needed to study we had to make our own flashcards with pens and index cards. Kid’s today have it too easy, there’s an app (and website) where they can do it digitally. Or just have one of their friends share the work they already did. Quizlet is the website and app that helps you make tools to make learning easier.


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Quizlet – make studying easier with this cool site
Cool Web Apps & Sites September 27, 2017 posted by

Library EBook Lending – Google’s search update is just for bibliophiles

Despite the wonders of the internet, there’s still nothing like a good book. Browsing social media is fun and all, but it’s not the captivating activity that reading a carefully crafted manuscript can be. If you love to read then Google has a surprise for you. For its US user, when you search a title, it lets you know right in the search if you can borrow it from the library.


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Library EBook Lending – Google’s search update is just for bibliophiles