PowerPoint is a great tool for writers and other creatives. While the basics of creating a PowerPoint presentation may seem obvious to those who are familiar with Microsoft Office products in general and PowerPoint in particular, it can be rather daunting to those new to the program. The purpose of this article is to show […]
There is a little known feature in Microsoft Word that can help you easily edit your book. It’s called “Go To” and until recently, I didn’t even know it existed. Here’s how it works, and how you can use it to help you in the process of editing your next book.
Do you ever curate content? In case you’re scratching your head right about now, let me explain what I mean by curating content, and then I’ll get into how you can easily do it using two free tools, OneNote and Feedly.
One of my former coworkers used to use PowerPoint for planning. I thought she was crazy. Come to find out, she’s actually on to something! I decided to see if I could use PowerPoint as an editorial calendar and I was pleasantly surprised with the results. Here’s how to do it.
When I first switched from OneNote to Evernote, the one thing that I struggled with most was that the Evernote web clipper was far superior to the OneNote web clipper. The good news is, since then, the OneNote Web Clipper has improved tremendously. I’m now very happy with it. Now here’s why, as a blogger […]
Have you ever worked really hard on a PowerPoint presentation or other type of document and then lost all of your hard work due to some type of glitch, or forgetting to save it? Or have you ever been away from your main computer and wished you could access a presentation you had worked on […]
If you like using image editing tools such as PicMonkey, Canva, and Pixlr to create images for your blog, I recommend checking out PicsArt. PicsArt is a great tool for creating collages, adding special effects and text to images, and more. You can then share those images with the PicsArt community, share them on social […]
I love Microsoft! There, I said it! It’s long been thought that creatives, whether they be writers, videographers, or graphic designers, should use Macs. And while there are many great things about Macs and other Apple products, Microsoft Office and my Microsoft Surface Book are tools that I simply can’t live without in my content […]
I’m into online. . . well, everything. I spend most of each day online, writing, chatting with friends, banking, shopping, and so on. But when my mom recently needed some care, my husband and I went out of state to be with her. This has been great, but there has been one little “problem” – […]