Moving Away from LeanPub

Moving Away from LeanPub

LeanPub provides an easy and efficient way to create and publish your own books. Hope you did not miss the “create” part? While Amazon and its friends allow self-publishing, I was not quite taken to MS Word to write technical books. The whole flow of...
5 fast and free ways to convert PDF to Word

5 fast and free ways to convert PDF to Word

PDF documents are valuable. You just convert your Word documents, text documents or even your images to PDF, and be assured that your signature in your work is retained forever. Or, is it? There are a number of utilities that can convert PDF into a Word document. Here...
Free tool to quickly check health of web page

Free tool to quickly check health of web page

It is quite easy to get carried away in the design and look & feel of the web page. You want to introduce as many features as possible, pack in glorious images, and have multiple scripts doing all things magical. Doing all this strains your server, and affects...
Know whether your emails reached your reader

Know whether your emails reached your reader

Emails are the defacto medium of communication today. I can throw statistics on how popular are emails in today’s world, but emails are used by everyone. Let’s move on. But, even with all the popularity that emails have – one thing that frustrates me...
Prezi is a good alternative to Powerpoint

Prezi is a good alternative to Powerpoint

Microsoft PowerPoint is the standard pot for presentation recipes for quite a long time. Though there have been alternatives (e.g. OpenOffice Impress, Google Docs Presentation), none offer the same breadth, depth or ease-of-use as PowerPoint. PowerPoint provides one...
Automate your social posts through IFTTT

Automate your social posts through IFTTT

As avid readers would have noted, I often say that putting together great content on your blog is half the work done.   The remaining half is getting the content to the right audience. This audience is everywhere. It consists of multiple people with varying degrees of...