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Archives – December, 2011

8 Best Web Services to Convert Website and Blog for Mobile Phones

December 31st, 2011 - Filed under Web Development

Are you looking for an easy way to create a mobile version of your website or blog? Mobile phones, initially were used to make phone calls or send and receive texts. However, with the smartphones and tablets being introduced, you can do so many things, from browsing websites to watching video, to playing games and accessing Office documents. Many sophisticated tasks can be easily accomplished though mobile apps. Some experts even say that mobile devices will completely replace PC in the future.

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If you are a web developer or blogger, it will be wise to create a mobile version of your website or blog. This is important to improve your visitors’ web surfing experience whenever they access your site using mobile devices. Fortunately, creating one for your site is not as difficult as you thought because there are quite a number of web services available to help you out. In this post, you will find 8 popular and easy-to-use web services that can be used to convert your website into mobile version or create it from scratch. Read more…

60 Most Amazing Optical Illusion and Paradox Pictures You Must See

December 30th, 2011 - Filed under Inspiration

An optical illusion (also known as visual illusion) is characterized by visually perceived images that differ from objective reality. The information gathered by the eye is processed in the brain to give a perception that does not tally with a physical measurement of the stimulus source. Today we’ve crawled deep into the Internet and gathered 60 incredibly amazing illusion pictures that can stimulate your brain! In this comprehensive collection, you can find many visual perceptions, optical illusions, paradoxes, and perception puzzles. You better be prepared that these images will trick your eyes to make you question whether seeing really is believing! Without further ado, let’s check out the photos and take this opportunity to exercise our mind!

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30 Best Facebook Apps to Increase Fan Engagement and Interactions

December 28th, 2011 - Filed under Social Media

How to better engage your Facebook fans and build larger community? With over hundred thousand of applications available on Facebook, it’s hard for you to sift through them and determine which of those apps can help your fan page. To get you started, here are 30 really useful Facebook apps when it comes to encouraging fan engagement and giving value to your community. They will also save you time for all those other things you have to do.

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28 Best Travel Apps for iPhone iPad and iPod Touch

December 27th, 2011 - Filed under Mobile

iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch are not only improving our everyday lives but also changing how we interact with the world. That’s the reason why we have been constantly introducing you many useful applications for your Apple devices. Today we’ve gathered more than 28 incredibly useful travel apps ranging from packing to making your flight to finding a hotel to changing money. These apps will definitely improve your overall travel experience. And the good news is most of them are free from the app store. After one trip with these apps, you might wonder how you ever managed to travel without them.

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How to Detect, Prevent and Stop Phishing Scams

December 19th, 2011 - Filed under Cyber Security

Phishing is a way of attempting to acquire information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details by masquerading as a trustworthy entity in an electronic communication. Scammers send a mass email to every address they can find. Typically the email will appear to come from a bank or financial institution, asking you to update your information for some reasons and providing a link that you can click to do so. Unfortunately, the link provided does not take you to the bank’s website. Instead, you’ll be submitting your information to a website run by the scammers.

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Phishing scams are now a part of everyday life, we must always be careful of every sites we visit and link we click so that we don’t fall victim to phishing. Today we would like to share with you 3 useful ways to detect, prevent and stop phishing scams. Hope you can find them useful. Read more…

45 Best Security Plugins to Protect Your WordPress Blog

December 18th, 2011 - Filed under WordPress

If you are running a WordPress blog, security is something you should never ignore. I strongly suggest you spend some time considering the security aspect of you site, otherwise you are taking risk of all your efforts going down the drain. To keep your blog away from hackers, spams and malicious Internet agents, you have to make sure that you are always updated with the latest version of WordPress, and that’s the least thing you must do. You should also take serious steps toward your blog security by installing some plugins.

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In today’s post, I would like to share with you 45 very effective security plugins to protect your WordPress blog. They’re each devised for different purposes, so you will get the best protection from each field. Remember, spending a few minutes on securing your blog can save you hours or even days of trouble later. Read more…

40 Really Creative Facebook Timeline Designs You Must See

December 17th, 2011 - Filed under Inspiration

Have you designed your Facebook Timeline cover? Facebook Timeline, a new profile design that was recently introduced by Facebook, providing you a cool way of introducing yourself through graphic other than profile photo. If you’d like to do something awesome with your Timeline, but are lacking some ideas to get it started. Well you’ve come to the right place as we’ve collected 40 really creative Facebook Timeline designs to ignite your creativity!

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For those of you who’ve created your own version of Timeline which you’re very proud of, share it with us in the comments below! Who knows that we might add it to this Facebook Timeline collection? Read more…

Top 10 Google Tricks and Easter Eggs You Must Not Miss

December 15th, 2011 - Filed under Humor

Google is not only the most used search engine in the world, but also a fun place that filled with lots of entertaining tricks and Easter eggs. Thanks to Google’s engineers spending their time to hide some cool stuffs at some unexpected places giving us pleasant surprises. Today we would like to unveil some of the coolest tricks and Easter eggs hidden in Google. Have fun and don’t forget to share it with your friends!

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Top 35 of Best Color Tools for Web Designers and Developers

December 14th, 2011 - Filed under Web Design

Color palette plays a very important role in the success of any design. To design a beautiful and outstanding website or blog, you’ll need to choose color palette effectively by using right color in the right place. Does it sound difficult to you? Don’t worry here we are sharing a comprehensive list of 35 best color tools to help you out! These tools will not only help you choose the most appropriate color palette for your web design but also find the right alternatives to match the core color of your site.

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Bookmark the post if you are really serious about web design. You’re always welcomed to drop us a comment especially if you know of any useful color tools we’ve missed! Read more…

Top 7 Best Websites to Check Your Passwords Strength Online

December 13th, 2011 - Filed under Web Tools

Without a doubt, having password is the most common way to protect your computer and any online accounts from being hacked by hackers. However, there’s a fine line between a strong password and one that’s easy to remember. A password that’s easy to remember is also easy to guess. If someone breaks into the network, they can easily break the password and steal every bit of data on your computer.

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If you have any important online accounts such as email account and bank account that are protected by weak passwords, you better change it to a strong one with the correct length and complexity. To help you create a strong passwords with ease, below I’ve listed 7 websites that allow you to check the strength of your passwords for free. Prevention is better than cure, you better take action now! Read more…

40 Best Christmas Icons Sets for Free Download

December 11th, 2011 - Filed under Freebies

Christmas is just around the corner, we at Quertime want to wish you a merry Christmas and a happy New Year! Along with our wishes, we would like to be your early Santa Claus by giving away more than 40 amazingly beautiful Christmas icon sets. They are all free for download and you can use them in your site, social media profiles and general designs.

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If you are in the mist of designing your last minute Christmas themed website or newsletter, adding these festive icons will definitely make your design looks brilliant while bringing Xmas cheer to your visitors. We hope you like these cute icons, and once again, Merry Christmas! Read more…

50 Beautiful and Delicious Latte Art (Best Collection)

December 9th, 2011 - Filed under Inspiration

Latte art is a method of preparing a coffee created by pouring steamed milk into a shot of espresso and resulting in a pattern or design on the surface. It makes the latte looks more appealing, sexy and delicious. The most common latte art design is the Rosetta (or fern) which is done by free pouring. Etching technique on the other hand is accomplished by drawing the design on the latte using a coffee stirrer of some sort after the steamed milk has been poured.

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How beautiful and delicious can your latte get? Today we’ve collected 50 very charming photographs of latte art for your inspiration. In this collection, not only you can find those popular art designs like Rosetta and heart, but also other creative art designs such as flowers, cartoons, animals and more. They are just too beautiful to drink! You can even feel the aroma floating from these photographs. Read more…

15 Best Tools to Check Duplicate Content Copied from Your Website

December 7th, 2011 - Filed under Web Tools

As a website owner and blogger, we don’t want to see our hard-worked online content being copied and published on some other websites. Imagine if you’ve spent several days and conducted intensive research to publish your article online, and you find out it is copy-pasted elsewhere by some shameless scrappers and autobloggers without getting your consent. Doesn’t it hurt your heart? To fight for this serious issue of plagiarism, today we’ve gathered 15 useful duplicate content checkers that you can use to find out if your content is published elsewhere and to detect duplicate content on your own website.

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If you are accepting guest posts or hiring paid writers for your blog, these tools will help you check if the content they provide is copied from elsewhere. All in all, it’s important to find out any duplicate content copied from your website as it will not only ruin the reputation of your website but also affect your search engine ranking. Read more…

Top 40 of Best Music Apps for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad

December 5th, 2011 - Filed under Mobile

The iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad have changed the way we listen, store and interact with music. There are tons of music apps out there that enable you to listen to your favourite web radio services, create tunes, play instruments and remix tracks just about anywhere. However, with so many of them now available on the App Store, which apps are worthy additions to your collection?

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Below we’ve compiled a list of 40 popular music apps, both free and paid version for you to choose. If you’re a music lover who wants to do more with your device, don’t miss the opportunity to check out these great apps! Read more…

20 Really Useful Google+ Plus Tips and Tricks You Must Know

December 2nd, 2011 - Filed under Social Media

Google’s social network – Google Plus is considered the biggest rival to Facebook, attempting to redefine how you share content and interact with online friends. Most of the Internet users are agreed that Google+ is well integrated with other Google products and more importantly it provides better user privacy than Facebook does. For those who are not familiar with Google Plus’s Circles, Hangouts, Games and Search, below we’ve gathered 20 very useful tips and tricks to help you get started.

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