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  • Posted on February 20, 2017

Disable Google Analytics from Tracking You

With over 65% of the top one-million websites using Google Analytics (according to BuiltWith), it should give you pause and make you think about how all of this information is being used. We even use Google Analytics on GeekThis to view how many visitors frequent each page. If you are unaware, Google Analytics is a website statistics service that tracks and reports traffic. Google Analytics tracks the acquisition of visitors, what pages visitors frequent, how long they spend on each page, and much more.
Submit URL to Search Engines Immediately
  • Posted on February 8, 2017

Submit URL to Search Engines Immediately

Submitting your latest blog post or web-page for indexing to the major search engines is the fastest way to get more visitors to your site. When you add a new post or page to your site, it may take a few weeks before search engines get around to crawling and indexing your latest web-page. There is no reason to wait around when you can immediately submit that latest page or post to be indexed.
  • Posted on December 26, 2016

Track Goals Using Todoist

Everyone has goals, but many people forget to track their progress. Tracking the progress for each of your goals greatly increases the chance of completion along with making each milestone more rewarding. One way to track your goals is to use the Todoist service and app as a goal tracker. While Todoist is not designed as a goal tracking app, it still has a lot of useful features that can be used to track your goals.
  • Posted on December 22, 2016

Fix Windows 10 Account Notification

Recently I deleted my Microsoft account, but then my Windows 10 computer kept complaining with a notification of “You need to fix your Microsoft Account for apps on your other devices to be able to launch apps and continue experiences on this device.” Because I used a local account on my computer instead of a Microsoft account, I was confused on what I needed to change to get this notification to finally leave me alone.
Add new Search Engine to BlackBerry
  • Posted on December 17, 2016

Add new Search Engine to BlackBerry

Inside of the BlackBerry web browser, instead of typing the address to a website, you can perform a search to a number of default search engines, such as Bing, Google and Yahoo. But there are so many other search engines that are being forgotten. Luckily, it’s easy to add a new search engine to your BlackBerry browser. BlackBerry uses the OpenSearch standard when adding new search engines, which a lot of sites support, even ones that you don’t imagine are search engines.