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Facebook Keyboard Shortcuts

Posted by in Blogging, Facebook, TechyTricks




You can press these buttons on your keyboard to use Facebook faster. j , k — Scroll between News Feed stories p — Post a new status l — Like or unlike the selected story c — Comment on the selected story s — Share the selected story o — Open attachment of the selected story / — Search q — Search chat contacts ? — Show this help dialog Shift + Alt + 0 — Help Shift + Alt + 1 — Home Shift + Alt + 2 —…read more



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People Who Changed Internet [Must Known Founders]

Posted by in Awareness, Blog, Blogging, Educational, Facebook, Fun, Google, praveesh, Twitter, Wordpress




1 ] Father[s] of the Internet:  Vint Cerf And Bob Kahn [TCP/IP suite]   2 ] Inventor of WWW: Tin Berners-Lee [web client and server, links/ hyperlinks]   3 ] Father of Email:  Ray Tomlinson [@ symbol for email address]   4 ] Inventor of Emoticon: Scott Fahlman [ASCII based smiley emoticon]   5 ] Netscape Navigator: Marc Andreessen [Developed the First browser called Mosaic which was later known as Netscape Navigator]   6 ] Internet Relay Chat, IRC : Jarkko Oikarinen [First realtime internet chat tool]   7 ] Google: Larry…read more



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Few Websites Not Loading On BSNL Broadband?

Posted by in Blog, Blogging, Facebook, Google, TechyTricks, Tutorial




Previously, my BSNL broadband used to work at awesome speed and load all websites. But recently, I faced Issues with certain websites. Even Facebook was not loading properly. I did a little research on this issue and came to know that BSNL shifted its servers to new ones, since then some websites don’t load fully. Here is the solution: First you need to find out the Modem configuration URL. Open any browser and goto Modem configuration URL.It will be given somewhere on the backside of the modem. The usual URLs…read more



How To Set Up a Facebook Pop-Up Likebox in WordPress?

Posted by in Blog, Blogging, Facebook, praveesh, TechyTricks, Tutorial, Wordpress




This tutorial will help you to setup a Facebook Pop-up LikeBox for your WordPress Blog. For this you need to Install the Plugin Facebook Page Promoter Lightbox. Lets see how to.   1 ] Download “Facebook Page Promoter Lightbox” Plugin. Click here to Download   2 ] Go to Plugins > Add New, Upload the Plugin and Install it.     3 ] Next step is to find out the Facebook page ID of your fan-page. For that, Go to your Facebook Page, Copy your page name:   4 ]…read more



How to Design a Facebook Cover Photo?

Posted by in Blogging, Facebook, Photoshop, Photoshop for babies, praveesh, Tutorial




This tutorial is designed for beginners who doesn’t know how to use Photoshop. Its easy to design a good Facebook cover image if you have Photoshop installed in your system. Click here to Have a look at some of the Cover photos which I designed. Don’t know how to work with Photoshop? No worries, I’ll guide you 🙂 1 ] Start Photoshop   2 ] Goto File > New   3 ] Set the  Width to 851 and Height to 315 and click OK.   4 ] If you want…read more



Free Facebook Cover Pictures

Posted by in Blog, Blogging, Facebook, Facebook Cover Photos, Featured, Freebies, Fun




Hi Guys, I have designed few Facebook Cover pages. Its free to Download, Use and Share. Have Fun 🙂 If you have some good ideas for designing Your own Facebook cover pages, don’t hesitate to contact  me, I’ll design it free for you 🙂 Would you like to learn how the Facebook cover pages are designed? My next post/article in progress is “How to Design a Facebook Cover Page Using Photoshop?”. Subscribe for free and get notified when the article goes Online. Enter your email address:



Facebook introduces Facebook Chat Messenger

Posted by in Blog, Blogging, Facebook




Messenger is a new app that brings Facebook to your desktop. While you surf the web or use other applications on your computer, you can: Chat and message with your friends on Facebook See the latest updates from your friends in ticker Get quick notifications about what’s going on Messenger lets you use Facebook without being on www.facebook.com. You will now be able to stay in touch anytime, no matter what you’re doing.   You can download the Facebook messenger for your Desktop from the following link: https://www.facebook.com/about/messenger   You can…read more



Download PDF guides for FREE

Posted by in Blogging, Facebook, Freebies, Google, Photoshop, TechyTricks, Tutorial, Twitter, Wordpress




“MakeUseOf” is a booming daily blog that features cool websites, computer tips, and downloads that make you more productive. The aim of MakeUseOf is to guide you through the web and tell you about hot websites that you have never heard of, best software programs, and all kinds of “how to” tips for Windows, Mac and Linux computer users. MakeUseOf Guide Download center has over 65 useful PDF guides that can be downloaded for free. You just have to Subscribe with your emailID, and you will get the password as…read more



Facebook introduces ‘Close Friends’ : You and Your Best friends Only

Posted by in Blog, Blogging, Facebook, Tutorial




Now you can get the updates of your close friends separately, Best friends you want to see more of on Facebook. Introducing Facebook Lists. What are Lists? A quick, optional way to organise friends so you can control what you see in your News Feed and post updates to specific people. Facebook won’t tell your friends if you add them to these three new lists: Close friends: Your best friends, who should show up more in News Feed. Acquaintances: Friends who should show up less in News Feed. Restricted: Friends who…read more



Get your set of Free Facebook-Moo Cards

Posted by in Blog, Blogging, Facebook, Freebies, Fun, Shopping Coupons




Moo is giving away free Moo Business cards. How to Get it?  1 ] Goto “www.facebook.com/your_username/info”. [ your_username should be replaced with your facebook username] See the pic below:   2 ]  Bring your mouse over the Contact info icon, for a menu to popup, and click Print Cards.   3 ]  This will take you to the Moo Website, which will connect to your Facebook account, and import the Cover Pics. Now you can select the cover pages of your choice and do the necessary editing.   4 ] After…read more



Writing any language in facebook is easy

Posted by in Blog, Facebook, TechyTricks, Tutorial




Typing in different languages is very easy with the help of the Indian browser ‘Epic’. Just goto www.epicbrowser.com , download and install epic browser. Now you can update your status in any Indian language. For that you have to turn on the option. See the pic below:   Click on it to select the language from the drop down list as shown in pic below:   Now you can update your status or comment in any language. See how easy it is to comment: Isn’t it cool?



How to connect twitter and facebook?

Posted by in Facebook, TechyTricks, Twitter




Connecting twitter and facebook enables tweets to be automatically updated as facebook wall post or status. i.e when you tweet, the same tweet becomes your facebook status update (automatically ). Lets see how to implement this. Twitter and facebook is connected with the help of a facebook application: http://www.facebook.com/apps/application.php?id=2231777543 Click on Go to application, When asked to connect twitter and facebook, Allow it . Oops! i met with “Twitter is over capacity page” . Click try again in this case. You get a message that your facebook & twitter accounts…read more



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Facebook Like button Code

Posted by in Facebook, Tutorial




The following is the code that displays a facebook like button. Just copy the code and paste it in place where you want to display a like button. <iframe src=”http://www.facebook.com/plugins/like.php?href=<?php echo urlencode(get_permalink($post->ID)); ?> &amp;layout=standard&amp;show_faces=true&amp;width=450&amp;action=like&amp;colorscheme=light” scrolling=”no” frameborder=”0″ allowTransparency=”true” style=”border:none; overflow:hidden; width:450px; height:60px”></iframe>



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How to create a fanpage for your website?

Posted by in Blog, Facebook, Tutorial




Go to www.facebook.com Click on Create a page for celebrity,band or business as given below Select Brand,product, or organization: Website Fill up the necessary details. Use your facebook account to login or create a new one. Thus create a fanpage and upload a profile picture . You can make your fanpage more interesting by adding extra tabs, applications etc. Lets see how to do all these. Login to your facebook account. Goto Account-> Manage Pages Select the Page you created. It looks somewhat like this: Goto Edit Page, Goto Applications,…read more



How to feed your blog to twitter, facebook etc

Posted by in Facebook, praveesh, TechyTricks, Tutorial, Twitter




Get your blog updates shared in twitter facebook etc automatically with the help of twitterfeed as soon as you update your blog. Lets see how, Goto www.twitterfeed.com Click on ‘ Register Now’ Fill up the form and create an account. After creating the account, follow the next three steps. Step 1: Create Feed Don’t know how to get your feed details? Goto feedburner.google.com (For users with existing feed accounts, login. Others create a new feed). Click on the feed title ( Mine is Praveesh as you can see below) You…read more