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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.

Feb 17 2014

SEO Reference

One List for most SEO terms and definitions.

Feb 17 2014

Remove / Disable / Stop Google fade

Google has recently introduced some JavaScript to their front end that hides the Sign In and Account information; most people dislike this new “feature” (we’re not fans), so here’s how to quickly get rid of it.

Feb 15 2014

Set default country in Magento

How to change the default country in Magento. In a standard magento installation the default country is set to the United States, but if you would like to change this, then simply navigate to the following area of your Magento Admin:

Feb 15 2014

Convert Word, Excel and Powerpoint files from old to new formats

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Convert doc, ppt, xls to docx, pptx, xlsx etc.

If your using an early version of Microsoft Office (sub 2007) and need to open a docx, pptx, xlsx file then all you need to do is download Microsoft’s nifty little Compatibility program.
It’s a very simple program to install and you will be all set to open, edit and save files using the newer file format in Word, Excel and Powerpoint.

Feb 14 2014

Google showing different search results whilst logged in [FIXED]

Google will filter results based on your search / web history whilst logged in; showing different search results in Google listing for specific keywords. Luckily we have found an easy way of turning these off in your Google admin, so that results are based on genuine search results.

Feb 11 2014

Flush DNS cache Windows 7

Flushing your DNS cache:

Start -> Accessories -> Command Prompt -> type in ‘ipconfig /flushdns’ without the quotation marks and hit enter.

Feb 06 2014

Common FTP codes and their meaning

Here’s a list of some of the most common FTP codes you might see: