Five Great HTML5 Editors

html5 editorsHTML Editor is a software application for creating web-pages. While any text editing program can be used for writing HTML web-pages, specialized HTML editors are usually robust applications which enable web authors to work with related technologies like CSS and JavaScript, communicate with remote web servers via FTP and more. They present a more convenient and advanced way to author websites.

HTML5 is increasingly changing the landscape of our beloved virtual world, and website creators are already using it to structure and present content for the World Wide Web. Paired with powerful editing software which supports it, HTML5 can help you to create amazing web-pages with lots of useful or fun content. Here are five of the best free or commercial, standalone or web-based HTML5 editors:

Continue reading >>

How to View and Collaborate on PDFs and Other Documents Online

Viewing and collaborating on documents or business presentations with team members in real-time can be difficult. Collaborative document editing usually involves emailing PDFs, documents and presentations as attachments back and forth, or printing and exchanging hard copies between team members. This is not only a waste of time and res ources, but it can cause confusion and complicate the process of tracking of your document editing progress.

One other option that many companies opt for is installing collaboration software. It is usually the best option for corporations with many employees and multiple teams, but can be pretty expensive and out of reach for small and medium-sized businesses.

Fortunately, there is a free solution that enables teams to collaborate on editing their PDFs, Office documents, presentations, and images. They can review Word documents, fill out PDF forms, markup images or comment on any document online in real-time with Google Drive.

Google Drive is a file storage and synchronization service launched in 2012, that allows users to store, share and sync files in the cloud and across all devices.

google drive

How does it work?

Google Drive offers many options you can choose from. Drive gives you the 15 GB of free Google online storage, which is a significant number of free space where you can keep photos, documents, designs, videos and more.  Also, it is possible to purchase a larger cloud storage paid plan and upgrade your account with 100 gigabytes, 1, 2, 10 or more terabytes.

When you create a free Gmail account you will automatically get access to Drive. Simply, log in to your Gmail profile and click on the Drive icon. Drive will open and from there you can upload the desired document in one of the supported formats, like the PDF file format, Word or create new sheets, docs, slides and more.

 

Continue reading >>

15 Twitter Feeds That Will Improve Your Excel Skills

twitter-feeds-that-will-improve-your-excel.png

Social sites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn have become prevalent in our personal and professional lives. When we want to reconnect with long lost childhood friends or follow world and business news as it happens, or find possible partners and suppliers for our business, we simply log into our account on the appropriate social network.

One great feature of social sites is that they also offer awesome learning opportunities for developing the users’ professional skills. Ongoing learning and skill advancement is simply a must in today’s business world, especially when it comes to improving one’s computer skills. Most office productivity applications are frequently updated with additional, more powerful features and capabilities. But to be able to take advantage of these improvements, modern office worker needs to be in learning mode constantly.

One of the most advanced and popular office applications today is certainly Microsoft’s spreadsheet program, Excel. True MS Excel masters are always in demand. There are many great MS Excel tutorials and manuals, many of them are even offered for free on the Internet. But, if you are not a fan of thick books or you are simply a Twitter addict, why not use that site to advance your MS Excel skills and knowledge?

Here is a list of some great Twitter users who tweet beginner and power user MS Excel tips and tricks: Continue reading >>