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New Year Notes

New Year Notes

In starting off the new year, I was making some notes and thought to share this process that I've found that has been so very empowering to my thinking and creativity over the past few years. Moleskine Notebooks For more than 20 years I’ve kept daily notes in little...

My Personal Blog Posting Schedule

My Personal Blog Posting Schedule

I get asked many times how I've organized publishing and posting on two blogs. Here's the approach I use. One or two personal posts per day I write, post and share a short article or two on my personal ww.paulhelmick.com  blog each day. Mostly these are comments on...

Test of WP Scheduled Post Triggering WPBufferPro

Test of WP Scheduled Post Triggering WPBufferPro

Testing if a scheduled post in Wordpress will trigger my platform plugin WP-Buffer-Pro to handle the immediate social distribution of the post.  If it's successful a photo post will be immediately shared on all three of my social networks.

How to Create an Amazon Affiliate Link in Google Chrome

How to Create an Amazon Affiliate Link in Google Chrome

[youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gY1JZULA5vo] Quickly Create a Simple, Clean Amazon Affiliate Link in Google Chrome. I was frustrated that to share an Amazon affiliate link with someone, that the link in my Web browser's address bar was just way too complex,...

Three Screens is a Charm!

Three Screens is a Charm!

Using an inexpensive $70 USB device, it's easy to expand your desktop computer and enjoy 2, 3, even 4 screens. This has been one of the most productivity enhancing improvements I've ever made to my system.  Just added a $70 StarTech USB video adapter to my office PC...

Learning how to better organize my Facebook photo albums

Learning how to better organize my Facebook photo albums

I'm trying to better organize some of our photo's in my facebook photo albums ... I seem to drop them all in the 'mobile uploads' album and keep getting these misc 100 photo albums created... I wish there was a better way to organize them. I just found this cool...