Convert PDFs to Word In Just Three Clicks

It's as easy as 1, 2, 3... Converting PDFs to Word in just three clicks isn't an exaggeration. Using Adobe Acrobat allows you to handle the conversion, but it's not without its caveats. If the PDF file you want to convert features either transparency effects or lots of detailed graphics then there's a 50/50 chance the images won't make it through the conversion unscathed. Regular photos and text, however, should come through [...]

By | 2016-10-17T14:41:19+00:00 July 18th, 2014|Design Time Thursday|0 Comments

Hello Bar Installation Nightmare and WordPress Plugin Heartache

Over the past few weeks I fell victim to SoS (shiny object syndrome). It was over the navigation bars found at the top of some websites (example 1 and example 2) that attract users with a lead magnet in exchange for their email address. In other words, it provides a really simple way to build an email list. Who doesn't like the sound of that? I found that most sites use [...]

By | 2016-10-17T14:41:19+00:00 July 17th, 2014|Web Related, Wordpress Wednesday|3 Comments

How to Harness the Power of Illustrator’s Image Trace Feature

Adobe Illustrator's Image Trace is a simple, yet powerful feature that can help you get clean and scalable vector graphics from all sorts of original source files (jpeg, png, gif). Say goodbye to all those pixelated logos! As I mention in the video, the Image Trace (formerly Live Trace) feature has come through for me when all others have failed to improve upon a lo-res file. Have you ever been [...]

By | 2016-10-17T14:41:19+00:00 July 10th, 2014|Design Time Thursday|0 Comments

How to Pick the Perfect WordPress Theme Using Themeforest

I use Themeforest to search, review and purchase all my Wordpress themes. Why? Massive selection Category filters to help narrow #1 Live previews for each theme Reviews that shed light on a theme's functionality/support Reasonable pricing Themeforest allows you to know exactly what you're going to get when you go shopping for Wordpress themes. In today's video I show you my process of picking the perfect theme for your website. Visiting [...]

By | 2016-10-17T14:41:19+00:00 July 10th, 2014|Web Related, Wordpress, Wordpress Wednesday|0 Comments

Using Wisestamp’s Email Signature to Stand Out in an (Email) Crowd

Tired of having a boring and generic email signature? Want an email signature people will remember? Solve both issues by using Wisestamp's email signature extension. Aesthetically pleasing and armed with all the functionality you could ask for, Wisestamp will help you stand out from the crowd. You can use this tool for promoting your social media accounts (FB, Twitter, G+, YouTube, etc.), your blog or any other kind of content. [Tweet [...]

By | 2016-10-17T14:41:19+00:00 July 8th, 2014|Social Tip Tuesday, Web Related|0 Comments