Posts by Ashley Blood
    Posted February 20, 2016 by

    How to Make your Excel Table Print on One Page

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    You have worked hard building your table in Excel. You print your spreadsheet and are disappointed to find that your table was too wide and a few columns were printed on a second page. Fortunately, there are several tricks you can use to get your Excel table to print on one page. Check them out […]

    Category Microsoft Excel

    Posted February 19, 2016 by

    How to Become a Data Scientist

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    When you think of a sexy or exciting career choice, chances are data science is not the first field that comes to mind. Yet according to multiple sources, data science was one of the hottest career fields of 2015 and shows no signs of slowing down. With starting salaries well into the six figures (Glassdoor reports an average salary for a […]

    Category Uncategorized

    Posted February 16, 2016 by

    How to Freeze Rows AND Columns in Excel

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    Working with a large set of data in Microsoft Excel can be tricky. It is particularly aggravating when several columns or rows of data are similar, so you have to keep jumping back to the header to remember what you are viewing. A good solution to this is to freeze columns, rows, or both so that […]

    Category Microsoft Excel

    Posted February 15, 2016 by

    How to Integrate Clipart with Google Docs

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    Clipart is a well-loved feature of Microsoft Word that allows you to insert images into your documents. Images are appropriate for many types of documents and can add an aesthetic flair to your work. Google Docs does not have a built-in clipart function, but you can install a free add-on called Openclipart to integrate clipart […]

    Posted February 8, 2016 by

    How to Send a Fax Without a Fax Machine

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    Fax machines are rather antiquated technology, but all the doctors offices and businesses that are stuck in the 1980’s and still use them make life difficult for the rest of us. I used to make trips to the public library to fax required documents for job interviews, medical forms, and more. Fortunately, you can now […]

    Posted February 6, 2016 by

    How to Create Desktop Slideshow on Windows 10

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    One way to personalize your computer is to create a desktop slideshow on Windows 10 that is full of meaningful images. These can be pictures of loved ones, favorite vacations or events, images from a favorite TV show, or just high-quality nature pictures. You can use photos you took yourself or download them from the internet. […]

    Category Windows 10

    Posted February 5, 2016 by

    How to Personalize Your Google News Feed

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    Google News is a popular site for aggregating news stories from all over the world. Google, the master of algorithms, pulls together stories based on freshness, trends, diversity, and relevance. Each story has links to several sources, so you can find a balance of opinions and ideologies. The main strength of Google News is that […]

    Category Google

    Posted February 3, 2016 by

    How to Create Playlists on Spotify Web Player

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    The Spotify web player is easy to use and has a wide selection of music. It also has good functionality for organizing your tunes and helps you find new favorite ones. Most importantly, a basic Spotify web player account is free. You can upgrade to the paid premium account if you want to be able to […]

    Posted February 2, 2016 by

    How to Choose a Website Host

    How to choose a website host

    The first step in launching a website is to choose a website host to connect your site to the internet. You can purchase a package that offers hosting along with a pre-developed website template, but for the most flexibility (or if you need capabilities that the typical DIY package does not offer), you may need to select a stand-alone Web hosting provider. […]

    Category Internet

    Posted February 1, 2016 by

    All You Need to Know About Locked Vs. Unlocked Phones

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    What’s a locked phone? A locked phone will only work with a specific network provider. The phone’s network provider can install memory-hogging apps, ringtones and logos that you cannot remove when your phone is locked. Network carriers sell locked phones at prices lower than those of their unlocked equivalents, which is why locked phones are so […]

    Posted January 25, 2016 by

    How to Control Your Mouse Scroll Speed in Windows 10

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    Have you ever gotten frustrated while using your mouse wheel to scroll through long documents or gotten a sore pointer finger from scrolling through an endless Facebook or Tumblr feed? I cannot help with your social media addiction, but I can help you change your mouse settings on your Windows 10 computer to increase your […]

    Category Windows 10

    Posted January 20, 2016 by

    How to Send a Google Form

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    Google Forms is an excellent way to collect information from a group of people. You can Add styled themes, View automatically generated response reports and more. You can read about how to make a basic Google Form in my tutorial here. Once you have made your Google Form, you need to send it out to the people who […]

    Category Google, Google Docs