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7 things about SharePoint 2013 all IT pros should know

Microsoft SharePoint 2013 better supports support big data, mobile users and public-facing websites. However, choosing between server- or cloud-based versions may frustrate IT pros.

Free Microsoft quick-start guides teach you the Office 2013 basics

These mini-manuals should get you up and running with the new suite.

Top 10 tech upgrades to make your small business run faster

Here are 10 ways to give your small business an impressive return on your IT investment.

How to record calls on your smartphone

When you need a record of your conversation, recording the call is better than taking notes.

How to clean up your business's online reputation

The health of your small business is only as good as the way people perceive it. If someone is badmouthing you on the Web, here's how to clean things up.

How to get started with Google AdWords

Building a genius campaign on the Internet's largest ad network is easier than you think. Here's how to get started and build exposure for your site.

5 steps to enhance your WordPress business website

Use the OptimizePress theme to beef up your WordPress site, no matter how you're using it.

How to Get Started With Google Analytics

Design your site better to give visitors what they are looking for--and turn them into customers. Here's a primer on getting the most out of Google Analytics.

Work it: LinkedIn endorsements explained

Wondering why your LinkedIn connections are suddenly "endorsing" you or why the social networking site keeps asking you to do the same for others? David Chartier explains what Linkedin endorsements are all about.

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Power through schedules with 21 Google Calendar tricks

Whether you're a Calendar novice or a long-time user, you can start the new year with even greater control and productivity thanks to these must-known tips.

9 IT Career Resolutions for 2013

As 2012 comes to a close, IT job seekers should already be formulating a plan for career growth and professional development in 2013.

16 of the most useful cloud management tools

One of the biggest concerns users have with public cloud resources is not knowing how much they will cost, given the pay-as-you-go model.

When does it pay to outsource your small-business tasks?

Outsourcing critical work abroad can save lots of money, but it can also turn out disastrously. Here’s how to avoid the biggest pitfalls.