Category Archives: Utilities

Changing Wallpaper Directory

In a follow up to my post on Tweaking Your Desktop, I found this great post on Lifehacker.  Essentially what it does is tell you how to change your default windows Wallpaper directory. I had actually forgotten you could do … Continue reading

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Tweaking your desktop

There are various ways to tweak your desktop.  Some more invasive and complicated than others.  Today I will start with the quick and simple ones, then get to the more complicated ones. The first and easiest is to automate your … Continue reading

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16 Essential PC Applications for Bloggers

Over at ProBlogger, they have a well written article discussing 16 different applications that bloggers should use. Some I have used, some I have not, and some I prefer and alternative.  I wouldn’t say this needs to be limited to … Continue reading

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CyStats – Another WP plugin

I normally don’t plug (pun intended) too many WordPress plugins, but this is the second one I have discovered this week that I installed right away.  This stats plugin impressed me with it’s layout immediately after installing.  It is called … Continue reading

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Username check

I have seen this a couple of times now, but it is a useful service.  Now the intended use is to see what sites your user name is available or taken on.  I would also point out that it is … Continue reading

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ScribeFire – 24hrs up

This post is a follow-up to the initial post I did right after installing the Firefox plugin called ScribeFire. I must say – I love this firefox plugin. ScribeFire has really helped me breath new life into my blogs. I … Continue reading

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The Open CD (theopencd.org)

The OpenCD is a useful tool for getting people to experience open source software. The CD comes with a variety of open source programs from productivity to design which can be run from windows. It also includes a live version … Continue reading

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