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Social Collaboration and the Asynchronous Workplace

Keep your teams connected to each other and the outside world with intelligent social productivity boosters.

10 Spelling Checker Secrets for Microsoft Word

These tips can prevent you from confusing 'advice' with 'advise,' stop Word's habit of flagging your favorite acronyms, and make you look more literate.

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Word Tips: Paste Special, File Formats Explained

Learn how to use the Paste Special command in many word processors (including Microsoft's); Word's file format options explained.

How to Set Up a LinkedIn Company Page

LinkedIn helps you meet other professionals and mine potential clients, and creating a dedicated page there establishes your business in the community.

12 Ways to Make Your Online Profile Work for You

Proactively managing your online persona is a must if you're serious about your career.

Find User Guides Online, Compare Camera Sizes

Here's where you can find user manuals for almost any gadget, plus a website that lets you compare camera sizes before you buy.

Use Facebook Timeline to Promote Your Business

Unearth hidden tricks for using Facebook's new profile layout to build brand recognition and market your company.

Can I Safely Open a File That Contains "Macros?"

Ronald Albaitis tried opening a file and got a warning that it contained "macros." He asked me what they are and whether he should be concerned.

When 'Viagra' Comments on Your Blog, and Other Spam Red Flags

Is a spammer just trying to use your site to boost their own web presence? Here's how to recognize a comment on your blog or website as spam, and how to stem the flow.

Understanding Web Host Plans: 7 Terms to Know

If you've just begun researching Web hosting, you have lot of new terms to learn. Here's a look at seven types of hosting services, and what you need to know about each.

How to Take Great Product Photos for Your Online Store

Make your product stand out in the online marketplace with excellent photos. Here are the basics for taking great, professional-looking photos without spending a fortune on equipment.

Five Ways to Mix Business and Personal Data on Your Smartphone

Many people use their personal smartphones to do work. Here are five ways to access your work and personal data without carrying two handsets.

Five Ways to Protect Your Email at Work

Hackers can exploit email to hack into your work accounts. But these simple techniques can help protect your email account and company data.