He wasn’t the first nor was he the last. Still, an obscure writer on a content site may have set the stage for today’s Internet fake news movement. Here is a brief history, and some speculation on him
This article covers how to easily remove the SVChost.exe virus, which is known to be connected with various rootkits. All needed downloads to remove the virus are provided.
Why not finish up an email with a funny signature? Try one of these humorous, witty signatures for the perfect sign-off on your outgoing messages! "After all is said and done, more is said than done."
The pfBlocker package adds the ability to add IP block lists to a pfSense router or firewall. The package combines the functionality of the popular IP Block List and Country Block packages. There are several free block lists which target hackers, viruses, spammers, and botnets.
Sometimes unfriending Facebook friends creates a bad situation. Luckily, Facebook's privacy settings allows you to keep them as friends with filters. Learn how to hide posts, restrict and unfriend.
One of the cutest, yet grossest and funniest people on youtube. Here's a list of reasons why people on youtube love Lisa Schwartz.
These online tools and poetry collections provide guideposts and inspire children writing and reading poems in a broad range of styles.
Having trouble seeding on a tracker site? Read on for a step-by-step guide, with links, to how to get connectible on TorrentLeech and solve your seeding or uploading problems.
Writing a will takes care of your wishes after you die. Most people include physical assets but forget about their digital legacy. Here are some issues to consider.
Want to make your own shopping haul video for YouTube, but not sure how? This article gives you great tips and tricks for how to make your own haul video, while having fun!
How can Twitter affect your SEO, and how can you use Twitter to improve your SEO? And does the creation of Gab affect your Twitter SEO strategy?
Using Twitter’s advanced search feature, you can now easily search and delete old tweets and retweets. Besides this, there are several excellent tools that let you mass delete tweets. With the help of these tools, you can select multiple tweets and remove them all at once.
Embedding youTube videos has become very popular. Embedded youTube videos help keep visitors on your online articles and may enhance search engine rankings. However, could embedding youTube videos affect your Google AdSense account?
Top 13 reasons Vine star Jake Paul is famous on YouTube. Discover why this Disney actor and brother of Logan Paul became popular.
Online Narcissism: Writers with NPD - A look at narcissistic personality disorder on the internet, with a focus on self-descriptive writing.
There are about 200 million illegal videos on Youtube. A recent Youtube purge of illegal content proved to be ineffective. Why isn't Youtube doing more to remove illegal videos?
If you've ever thought about joining or starting a group board on Pinterest then check out this article. It includes everything you need to know about group boards as well as some pros and cons.
If you're searching for sites like Omegle, here you will find ten alternatives to the popular video chat site where you can meet and interact with random people.
Social share buttons are great for increasing traffic to your website. However, popular services like AddThis use third-party tracking, which is a privacy concern. Here are some nice alternatives.
It's never easy starting something new. Challenges tend to pop up when you least expect them. How can one avoid these challenges? The best way is to be prepared, of course.
If funny websites like 9GAG are your daily dose laughs and smiles, then I have good news for you! I've collected some alternatives for you to visit and enjoy.
Hosting audio files for your podcast can get expensive. Archive.org is a free, stable option that lets podcasters host their audio files for free.
I'll show you how to literally ROCK your Internet Explorer Favorites toolbar. Add, delete and rename your internet browser shortcuts, as well as some awesome tricks that go beyond normal web surfing.
Searching for family friendly YouTube channels for your 9-14 year old tween? Only finding kidsy/toddler type channels, or teen channels whose topics are too mature? Well, these channels are for you!
Been living in the cave for the past few years? This page will help you get back into the loop. Find out about the top 10 classic internet memes like Lolcats, Rickrolling, All Your Base, and others.
Facebook's handling of big data can raise privacy issues. It knows your household income, brand of car, and what medications you use. All this information is for sale.
Want to learn the meaning of FML? Learn what it means and where it came from in this guide to this text messaging term.
Wondering where to find free clipart for your website or offline project? Here I have compiled a list of the current best places for free clipart.
Learn how Pinterest encourages unintentional copyright violations that have real, harmful consequences for artists and photographers.
Write blogs and other web-based form documents without the stress of losing hours of work due to lost form data. How to set up Lazarus on Mozilla Firefox to recover data from accidentally cleared forms.
Here is a list of sites like Buzzfeed where you can find non-traditional news stories and viral content being shared by millions of users worldwide. Don't rely on mainstream media for your news.
Blogger blogs are a great place to feed your podcast from. There are a few minor configuration tweaks you need to make, and then it's only a matter of publishing the post and configuring RSS settings.
If you want to garner more of a web presence and wish to increase your LinkedIn exposure, then your aim might be to gather 500 plus connections and post a few recommendations. People show up 75% more often if you have 500+ connections and your profile is complete. That was my intention and this is how I went about getting 500+ networking contacts in three weeks.
Google's browser, Chrome, is constantly updated and changed. The only issue is that fixing one thing often means something else goes wrong. It's slow and uses up more bandswidth than other browsers.
This quick tutorial will teach you how to perform an Apache htaccess 301 redirect in several different scenarios...no matter what your situation is!
This guide will cover how to brainstorm ideas, write your script, and how to plan to shoot your skit.
When you are regularly on social media networks, you interact with many people online. While the majority of people are supportive, others may leave rude comments on the networks. There are several ways to effectively respond to rude remarks.
Are you repelling more Facebook friends than you realize? These tips will help you be more authentic when you interact on social media.
YouTube's worst, scariest, and ugliest trends for 2018. Filled with YouTube drama, demonetization, pranks, plagiarism, terrible challenges and awful videos from YouTubers that are "cringe worthy".
A humorous take on Google, privacy, and new technology. Check out your own house on Google street views and you may see something that you don't want to see.
How not to gain YouTube subscribers. The 5 worst ways to get attention when starting a YouTube channel.
In this hub I'm going to explain the how to set up a radius server with the FreeRadius2 package on pfSense. FreeRadius is a popular open source Radius server. Radius servers provide a central authentication source for routers, switches, VPN servers, and other network devices.
How to use Pinterest properly and without violating copyrights. List of safe things to pin and some things to avoid pinning for legal reasons.
Indie writers and publishers work hard to collect reviews, but is it all worth it? Here are 10 reasons why Amazon should abolish their review and rating system for books.
If you've ever tried to add your blog to a blog directory, you've probably been asked to provide your blog's feed URL. Where the heck do you find it?
Instagram's new Snapchat-like "Stories" platform lets marketers post raw, unedited content, forever changing marketing. Authentic "Stories" now work hand-in-hand with airbrushed, branded IG posts.
Ebay has made it easy for buyers to scam sellers on their site. This article helps sellers prepare themselves for dishonest buyers and offers tips on how to prevent and deal with scammers.
The internet is a place that is filled with good influences and bad influences for your kids. Learn about YouTube's Safety Mode and how you can help your kids be safe on YouTube.
Blocking websites on Internet Explorer is easier than you think. Here's how to do it in a few simple steps.
Everyone is always telling you how to make money on Youtube and how to make a living at at. Here is why you should NOT monetize Youtube just yet.
Level up your Snapchat game by putting these caption ideas on your snaps or using them as inspiration for your original quotes.
In this article , I share a personal experience with a 419 phishing e-mail fraud. I only include her picture to show how deceptive this scam can be. Keep this one on the down low, as she requested.
Are you addicted to browsing the Subreddits throughout the day? Want some more sites like Reddit? I have complied a list of some Reddit alternatives below. Take a look.
Ways to really sink your follower number to the ground (or prevent yourself from gaining followers in the first place.)
Did you have picture of someone and want to know more? Maybe you don't know their name, where they live, or how to find them. Here's how to do it.
The Snort package allows you to turn a pfSense firewall into a powerful network intrusion detection system. Learn how to set it up here.
Some of us think Social networking is totally private and safe. I'm here to tell you it's not! I have compiled some tips on what you need to know how to do and how you should behave on the internet
Your readers may be tired of you and your never ending stream of content. They may be suffering from information overload and fatigue. Discover strategies to avoid overwhelming your audience.
As I ramp up my activity on Instagram for business, I’ve had some good reminders about what makes someone worthy of following on social media. See why I'll follow you or not.
Here are a few tricks to help you get the most out of Google. I've only included useful ones. Hopefully, they will help you get the results you need.
SSH is a very versatile and secure method for remotely connecting to a pfSense router. SSH can provide remote console access, securely transfer files, and even remotely run applications. This hub will walk you through all of the configuration settings for SSH with detailed screenshots.
There are many things you can do to make Google Chrome run faster and smoother. I will go over: flags, advanced settings, extensions, and browsing data...
There are certain essential qualities of highly successful ways to engage in online conversations that may be helpful to promote healthy and engaging discussions on any given topic.
Most web filtering software is expensive and difficult to use. With the SquidGuard package you can set up a free, and powerful pfSense URL filter for your network.
A step-by-step guide to transferring an existing WordPress.com blog to self-hosted Wordpress.org including information on installation and data migration.
It's time to stop focusing on ourselves and start focusing on those around us and the beauty of this world. Take the No Selfie Summer Challenge to change the way you see life!
How does the internet work? Stick around and I'll show you. The internet is really nothing more than a world wide network of computers that each have special software to communicate with one another.
Enjoy some of the most hilarious, inspirational, sarcastic, thoughtful, and interesting Facebook status updates. And if you know the origin of the ones that are missing authors, please share!
An index of some of my favorite cyberpunk slang terms, used by fictional characters of the future. Pick up th
Top 10 reasons youtuber PewDiePie (aka Felix) is the most subscribed person on YouTube and YouTube Red.
Here is a list of 10 sites like Goodreads for authors and readers to find and share the books they love with active and eager communities looking to read and review books of all genres.
Pranks can sometimes go off the rails and have unintended consequences, such as a police investigation.
Google is a huge company, but what makes them special? What gives Google a competitive advantages that makes it hard for other tech companies to compete?
Funny username ideas, cute username ideas, and more. Essential tips on how to choose a good username for Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, etc
Whether you are new to Facebook or you've been using it for years, it never hurts to learn about the etiquette of Facebook. You may be offending your Facebook friends right now and don't realize it.
Finding the movie review podcast that's perfect for you is harder than you think. I've pulled together a list of the best of various types of movie review podcasts to make the hunt easier.
Want one million subscribers on YouTube? These 10 tips will help if you're a struggling youtuber. Make fast money online and become the next YouTube celebrity.
Almost as difficult as producing and hosting your own podcast is getting invited to be on someone else's. Learn how to be a guest on a podcast.
Facebook doesn't have as many active users as they claim, with many duplicate and abandoned accounts. I found how to successfully delete a Facebook account.
Suppose you go into your YouTube account and start browsing and suddenly all the labels are in a different language -- a language you can't read. How do you change it back? Easy. You find the label that says "current language", press "show...
Web browsers are a core aspect of our online world. The top ones are Chrome, Internet Explorer, and Firefox. This article explores Chrome, which is one of my favourite browsers.
Don't like Facebook? There are plenty of alternative social networks out there. This article introduces them, from Google+ to Pinterest, Path to Foursquare, including interest-based social networks.
How to make an email you can use over and over as a template or boiler plate or copy etc in Lotus Notes 8.5 or better. Great for mail you need to repeat and send repeatedly more than once on LotusNote
Got a 15 character limit? No problem! Check out our 6 tips for choosing a kickass twitter username and our list of 50 dope twitter name ideas to help you get thinkin'!
The Internet is an invention that has certainly made our lives better. However, it is also used by various criminals and terrorists. Learn about the dark side of the Internet.
Passwords give access to computer files and other personal data. Hackers target those with weak codes. Make sure your passwords are not easy ones to crack.
Google Voice is a service that allows users to make phone calls from a number other than their cell phone or landline. But what happens when the service is abused? Stop Harassment from Google Voice!
Third-party vendors oftentimes pose the greatest risk to a company's cyber security. Be sure you take appropriate safety measures when contracting a thrid-party vendor.
Bringing some answers to the questions on why Search Engine Optimization is critical for new on-line businesses or websites looking to generate ad revenue
This Hub explains the meaning of the internet slang term "weeaboo" and discusses the characteristics of people commonly labeled "weeaboos."
There are many ways of increasing traffic and promoting your blog or webpage. It all boils down to writing good quality content and getting the word out to all those potential billions of readers.
Using Dropbox to host and embed photos in websites, blogs and email is so simple and easy! Follow the steps in this friendly article to walk you through the process. You'll be able to embed photos using Dropbox in no time!
Bored just like bored pandas? That must be some serious bummer boredom then! Well, say goodbye to being bummed out because the sites like bored panda are here! They are amazing, creative, and...weird!
Did you know that web browsers save your search and browsing history during each session? Learn how to delete your history from popular web browsers, as well as use private browsing options.
This article gives you step-by-step instructions for creating a photo or video montage with One True Media. It is a free site for users to make beautiful projects with their photos. A video is included to show what you can do with OTM.
Created in November 15, 2006, Cafemom.com is a social media website geared towards supporting and informing mothers and mothers to be. Today, it is a far cry from it's humble beginnings.
People want to know how this is going to effect the internet. In this article, I will break down how the end of net neutrality will change the way you use the internet.
Is Tmart a scam? Here is my review of the pros and cons of the China-based company based on my own experiences.
Cyber attacks occur more and more frequently; companies have to know how to deal with a security breach and do effective damage control.
An online social media group offers members the opportunity to establish and join groups of similar people and interests. Find out what are social media groups on platforms like Facebook and LinkedIn.
Instagram is designed to be mobile only but there is a way to upload images directly from your computer to Instagram without using a phone.
I'm one of the first connected to Australia's new Sky Muster NBN satellite for internet. Living off-grid in a rural region, satellite is my only internet option. Here's my review of NBN Sky Muster.
Narcissists are self absorbed people that often lie to make themselves appear to be more than they actually are. The internet has given these individuals an unprecedented stage for their drama.
Are you looking for some cute and funny Instagram captions for selfies? Here you will discover a good collection of IG quotes for your friends, groups, guys and girls photos.
How to fix that pesky "Not Found" error in Wordpress. If you see it, don't worry - it's a really easy fix! Here's what you'll have to do:
Funny and cute Facebook status updates, Tweets and quotes to make you laugh until tears run down your legs! A funny page of statuses to share on your favorite social networking sites.
There are several different ways to deal with multiple Gmail accounts, including multiple sign-in, delegation, and a browser plugin. Find out the one that suits your needs best here.
The new 10 SMS per month limit on IFTTT is rather pathetic, but never fear -- I have at least 3 ways you can bypass this restriction.
Learn what FTW means, a phrase common in text messages and Facebook. Also, learn the funny story behind the source of this word.
Ivacy claims to be the fastest VPN service providing private, secure, and instant access from anywhere to everywhere on the web with a zero logging policy! Today, we put it to the test.
Google Maps are a useful tool, but they're also a fun game. Here's some of the unusual landmarks, eyesores and just plain obscure oddities that appear in Google's aerial and satellite maps.
SEO or search engine optimization is the key to success. While good SEO practices drive relevant traffic to your website, SEO mistakes can ruin all your efforts.
Want to get people to "like" and engage with your content? Learn how to promote your stuff in all the right places and massively boost your Facebook presence.
A beginner's guide to the dark net—how to access it, where to go, and what you will find when you get there.
Why are comments sections getting removed from so many websites? And why did they become commonplace up until now?
How to mark a route on Google Maps. This is a simple, illustrated explanation which will save you time and effort. Use add a route or add a shape to mark boundaries, walks, roads and areas. Useful for me to mark footpaths in and around our B&B in France
This article explains spam and how to setup Yahoo email to mark and unmark email as spam. In addition, learn how companies get your email address and how to block spam in your email inbox.
So you want to make a fake Facebook profile to spy on an ex, catch a cheater or just bulk up your friends list? Before you do so, you may want to think twice.
In order to be successful on Google, you must first understand how Google's search algorithm works for you or against you.
End your email, cover letter, or other communication with a bang, not a whimper! Whether formal or informal, business or personal, here are many examples of ways to close your letter appropriately.
My review of Pureprofile, an online survey company, and a guide on how to make money on Pureprofile.
If making your life easier and more convenient is your ultimate dream, then here's a conglomerate of websites like Lifehacker to help you achieve your goal.
If you want to disable or turn off pop-up blocker in Internet Explorer, follow these instructions to get the job done quickly.
A channel run by Grace Mineta, a woman born in America who moved to Tokyo to marry the love of her life, Ryosuke.
This top 10 list will help you choose the best software for your discussion boards. Feature-rich or minimal, paid or free and open-source, choose the platform which suits your needs best.
This is an easy fix for those who can't see friends' status updates on Facebook except from a small number of friends. To ensure your friends see your status, get the word out.
Do you know that if you send messages on Facebook too fast too much you will get penalized? Well, here are some pointers to do so while still being able to log in each time and not worry about blocks.
Unless someone notifies Facebook about your death, your page will be active as if you were alive. It is better to set up a legacy so that someone will have control of the page after you die.
Here's how to make sure you're not stealing someone's bandwidth -- and forcing them to pay for your site -- when you use their images.
Don't Hug Me I'm Scared is a catchy, albeit strange, musical short film directed by Becky Sloan & Joseph Pelling. It starts innocent enough but by the end you wont really know what you just saw.
Do you want to block Kim Kardashian or see Nicolas Cage pictures replace every picture on the internet? Here is a list of hilarious extensions to Firefox, IE, and Chrome you have to play around with!
There's an art to storytelling—and these podcasts will allow you to enjoy that art during your commute.
Looking for a deep, philosophical, provocative, inspiring, clever, interesting thing to post on your Facebook status update? Look no further.
This is an introductory explanation of the difference between web hosts and publishers, covering their basic functions and roles in creating your very own website.
Today, society seems to be wrapped up tightly in social media sites like Facebook and Twitter but do we really know the ugly sides of sites like these?
The modem that you receive will have a preset WiFi name and password. Most of them start with 2wire or ATT. I will show you how to change the WiFi name and password using easy instructions.
This is an illustrated, step-by-step tutorial on how to set up a free CorrLinks e-mail account and use it to e-mail federal prisoners.
Use these instructions to delete specific pieces of content from your Netflix viewing history so that no one with access to your account can see that you've viewed something.
Looking for love in Alderaan places? You simply haven't hit on enough Star Wars fans. Here are some great pickup lines to play with. Set your blasters to stun... and don't get cocky!
Do you need to upload audio from your phone to your Tumblr blog? Learn how Tumblr's "Post by Email" can help you post audio files and other posts from your mobile device.
If you have that one friend on Facebook that is always leaving you weird comments, spamming your posts, or leaving just plain rude comments, it is possible to still allow them to be your friend while preventing them from commenting on any of your posts. Learn how here.
Perhaps you have not heard of the social networking website Reddit. If you have not, well...I apologize. If you click that link you will never leave your house again. If you have heard of Reddit, then you know exactly what I'm talking about....
Proxy servers can be very useful for improving the speed of an internet connection by caching, logging internet usage, or filtering the traffic. Learn how to setup a transparent proxy using pfSense.
An internet meme is a phenomena in which something said or done on the internet is imitated by others on the internet. Of course, being a "nerd" thing means there are a lot of references to Anime. Here are some of the best!
There are some obvious warning signs for fake e-mails that you should not open. Pay close attention to the signs to keep from being hacked.
I have taken steps to monitor and stop hacker attacks in real with my own website. Why can't large corporations and government protect their computers?
By installing the HAVP package on pfSense you can automatically scan all of your web traffic for viruses and malware. This will prevent viruses from even entering your network. HAVP is great for wireless hotspots and other public networks where you do not have control of the client computers.
Visit your Facebook Events page and find the "Export Events" link under the filter menu in the upper right. Click the link to the iCalendar format, and it will open up in iCal automatically.
There is a fine art to creating the perfect Facebook Status Update. What type of status updates do you use? Read more about all the types of status updates and how you can avoid annoying your friends with the wrong type.
The allure of cute and cool Instagram names is increasing for both boys and girls. Clever usernames are good for guys, and girls want pretty names for their social sites including Facebook & Twitter.
Do you watch a lot of YouTube videos and wonder how to improve your own YouTube channel? As a consumer of YouTube videos, I have compiled a guide on how to become a better YouTuber in 10 steps.
YouTube for kids? Which 11 popular YouTube channels are child friendly and parent approved. The most high quality and most subscribed programs that the channel has to offer plus more.
How to write secret messages and pass them without getting caught. Send secret messages by email or text, encode messages, or make up a secret language.
Facebook is a very popular social networking site with over eight hundred million users. As an avid user of Facebook myself, I find it hard to believe that at one point it didn't exist. In fact, it has become so much a part of people's lives that...
Many people on the internet try to create memes on a daily basis. Some catch on, some don't. Learn what you need to know to make a meme that will catch on and spread throughout the internet.
There's no question hacking will remain in news headlines for the rest of our lifetimes. This article examines the most powerful known computer security threats out there.
It's one of those topics which always seems to be written about, but are those writers giving opinions, sales ideas, or facts that allow people to decide for themselves?
Hundreds of cool emoticons ranging from 1-channelled to 2-channelled. Besides that, some neat ASCII drawings. ____ 〓__＞ ξ ・_>・） "Just click it :>"
How to get Google+, Facebook, and Twitter to pull the correct image from your blog post (and why they select the wrong image in the first place.)
Looking for websites similar to ViralNova? As interesting as it could get, they're here and curated just for you! Here they go - the 10 Websites Like Viral Nova! Trending and Viral, they are!
If you were a teen during the Myspace years, you remember the models called "scene queens." But what are they up to now?
Data caps can be a nuisance if you have one with your cell phone, cable or satellite Internet provider. Understanding data usage is key to avoiding overage fees or throttled speeds.
PewDiePie is the most subscribed YouTuber out there. Here are the top reasons for his success on YouTube.
Learn how to embed your Instagram photos or videos on any website or blog with ease with the help of 4 unique ways to embed your Instagram including the Instagram's web embed feature and more tricks.
You've made sure that your music was royalty free, but YouTube is claiming that your music is third party and withholding your earnings. Here's what you need to know about disputing the claim.