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Internet Tools

A compact resource of Internet-based tools for information retrieval, interaction, and computer-mediated communication (human communication via computers.

Oct 04 2013

Anatomy of a spam e-mail

A daily chore of modern life for many is the morning trawl through a full in box deleting spam email. But just where does it all come from and why do spammers use bizarre text, names and images in their emails? To the expert eye a typical spam is laden with clues to its origin.

Oct 02 2013

WatchFire WebXACT

Offsite Link to WebXact Validator

WebXACT is a free online service that lets you test single pages of web content for quality, accessibility, and privacy issues.

We have used this on-line tool for quite some time now, and although it can be a little slow at times, it is a decent method for checking many different guidelines all at once.

Jun 21 2012

An A-Z Index of the Bash command line for Linux.

A great list of the most used Bash commands in Linux, laid out in A-Z format.

May 24 2012

Print PayPal postage without transaction

Very handy if you just want to send something via PayPal (PP) without a transaction

Mar 19 2012

Fatal error: “no default carrier” FIX

Having problems with Prestashop displaying: Fatal error: “no default carrier” message, but only in certain browsers, perhaps Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Opera. Here’s a quick fix which got things working correctly for us.

Feb 14 2012

Best Business Broadband 2012

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Comparison of the best Business broadband offers for 2012, those who offer free 12 months broadband, the best connection guarantee, speeds, dedicated IP’s and more.

Nov 10 2011

How to install soap service direct admin

Installing the soap service is a relatively easy affair in theory, however there are always pitfalls to rebuilding php especially on a live environment. Check out what to look out for after the break.