Before paying with bitcoins… | OnGuard Online

If you shop online — and who doesn’t? — you might notice that some websites let you pay with bitcoins. Virtual or crypto currencies like Bitcoin can be a fast way to pay online, or in person with a mobile app.But using virtual currencies comes with risk. Their value...

Resizing Browser Text

This is how you make text on a webpage bigger or smaller. This quick tutorial shows you how to give tired eyes a break when you been staring at a computer screen all day. I’ll show you how to increase the text size of all webpages to make it easier on your...

Twitter Tip 3: How to Use Twitter

In my previous tutorials I have introduced you to twitter and in these tutorials I’m going to discuss how to use Twitter on a daily basis. Introduction to Twitter How to Use Twitter Tweeting is Like Texting  ...

What is DuckDuckGo?

The search engine that all of us know is Google, and some of you might use Yahoo or Bing as your preferred search engine. But my experience has been that few of you know about a search engine called DuckDuckGo. What makes DuckDuckGo unique is that it protects you when...

Ask Dave Taylor: Who is Dave Taylor?

Dave Taylor is a tech writer and entrepreneur who produces fantastic technology articles and videos on a wide range of computer and technical subject matter. Dave is the founder of www.AskDaveTaylor.com and has created more than 4000 tutorials about technology....

Facebook: Getting Started

Are you new to Facebook? I created some brief tutorials on using Facebook which you might find helpful. When I recorded these tutorials Facebook was primarily made up of younger people. Through time, the parents of those younger people have taken over Facebook. Or so...

Microsoft Ribbon and Tabs Tutorials

Microsoft Office Training Tutorials: Introducing the Microsoft Ribbon & Tabs When I teach people things about Microsoft Office I typically use Microsoft Word as the tool to create my tutorials. The things you learn Microsoft Word will carry over to Excel,...

What Is Pinterest?

RELATED BOOK Pinterest For Dummies By Kelby Carr Pinterest is an online pinboard, a visual take on the social bookmarking site. Unlike other social bookmarking sites, such as Digg and StumbleUpon, content shared on Pinterest is driven entirely by visuals. In fact, you...

Text Message Scam

Let me set the scene: your friend John is rushing to get his daughter from school and his son to the soccer field, and he still needs to stop at the grocery store because there’s nothing in the fridge. In the midst of this everyday madness, he gets a text message from...

Internet Tip: Control Enter

This quick web browsing tip works with Internet Explorer, Firefox and Google Chrome. Because of the large amount of time we spend surfing the World Wide Web, the Internet, I find this to be one of the most useful tips that I give to people. It is a very easy thing to...