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Editing Photos? – Have we forgotten Paint?

Editing Photos? – Have we forgotten Paint?

The other day I was editing a photo for someone, and the Crop feature just wouldn’t do it. Neither would the Remove Background!  (See Microsoft Word and Powerpoint for these features.)  So after about 10 minutes of trawling for an alternative (no I don’t have Photoshop!), I remembered good old Paint!  Yes Paint!  That package…

Email Marketing Hints and Tips

Email Marketing Hints and Tips

How do you send newsletters and mailings to your customers?  Using email marketing enables you to send out numerous mailings to address lists, as well as keeping customers details confidential.  You will get a report on how many people have opened your email, what links they click on, and even the peak time for opening…

New Year, New Spam

New Year, New Spam

I sometimes don’t think we give the Spammers the credit they deserve.   After all, by getting you to click on a link, they have executed a well organised and successful campaign.  Unfortunately, their intentions are often dishonest and distressing.   So just as you are planning your new years’ strategies, and resolutions these scammers are planning…

Is my Excel file format too old?

Is my Excel file format too old?

This morning I was doing some work, and needed to open one of my Microsoft Excel files. I haven’t used it for a while, and opened it through a Folder on the Desktop. However, it wouldn’t let me open the file, saying I need to download an App. So I did some investigations, and it…

“Pivot Tables don’t work for me!” Lets consider the raw data!

“Pivot Tables don’t work for me!” Lets consider the raw data!

Many people complain that they can’t use Pivot Tables and struggle to make them work. One of the big issues is the raw data they are using. Have a look at some of the common problems, and see if you can spot them in your data!

Snapchat and Blab – all in a days work at Social Day UK

Snapchat and Blab – all in a days work at Social Day UK

Had an interesting time at SocialDayUK yesterday (despite too much coffee and lovely cake!). So much to take in, but two things really stood out for me.

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