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How to create better looking Email Signatures


Email signatures, though often overlooked, are an important part of an email. Many feel that an email signature won’t make a difference in their business, but the truth is that it is the most powerful promotional tool in your email. An email signature tells your clients and potential clients who you are, what you do and how they can get in touch with you. It can also be used as a marketing tool to drive traffic to your website or blog.

Wisestamp is a free add-on for your browser or mail software which allows you to easily create professional looking email signatures.

5 Tools for Increased Productivity

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There’s only so many hours in a day, so we need to use them wisely. From managing our time better by limiting distractions to having a system for storing our important data, we all have our own ways to being productive.

For me being productive, either at home or at work, is to not be distracted so that I can accomplish the task at hand. And also to have a system in place so that I can easily record ideas that I have or retrieve them easily, not worrying about whether I have left them on a different computer.

Below is a list of 5 tools for increasing productivity, both at home and at the workplace.

Schedule Bittorrent downloader


Want to schedule torrent downloads to occur when you are not busy using the computer?
Or are you on an internet plan where you have separate peal and off-peak quotas and would like to do your downloading during the off-peak period?
A scheduled torrent downloading program might be what you are looking for.
Here’s a handy scrip to schedule your torrent downloads while you sleep.

Forward root mail to a user inbox

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Forward emails sent to the computer’s root account to a different username.

Pushing and Poping Working Directories


How to use pushd and popd for switching between working directories when working in a command line editor.