How to create a successful dating website your users will love

January 21, 2017 / 0 comments

Online dating is huge and it’s continuing to grow — especially with our reliance on mobile phones. With this in mind, the key to creating a successful dating app is in the foundation of the speed and accuracy.

Erhu: What is that Chinese string instrument you saw in Chinatown called?

August 8, 2014 / 2 comments

You just visited Chinatown today and you saw old Chinese men sitting on the corner playing a traditional bowed instrument. So you’re wondering, what is that Chinese strong instrument you saw in Chinatown called?

If you are visiting or live in New York City, you need to read this guide on etiquette

April 25, 2014 / 0 comments

Big Appled put out this awesome guide on NYC etiquette. There’s a lot of guidebooks and how-to’s for New York, but this one hits many of the right notes, goes deep, and in a humorous way. 

IFTTT Feed Articles to Pocket

Behind on news? Use IFTTT for auto-curated content

March 7, 2014 / 1 comment

I’m a big online news reader, as well as a news “saver” — meaning I love going through dozens of articles and saving several (to Pocket) so I can read them later in the subway, in bed, or waiting in line.

How to find a website’s RSS feed URL

March 6, 2014 / 3 comments

I’ve been working on a personal project that requires RSS feed* URLs and surprisingly, they haven’t been as easy to locate as one would think.

Claiming a relative with Medi-Cal as a Dependent

February 26, 2014 / 4 comments

What I Found Out Today: I went in to do my taxes early this season and in the process of determining what other deductions we may have, we realized that we could claim my grandmother as a dependent. 

Migraine Headache by Picasso / Weeping Woman sketch

Use OTC migraine medication for hangover relief

February 15, 2014 / 1 comment

This works. This really works. I think. Over the counter migraine medication works wonders for hangovers. Whenever my head feels like a Picasso painting, the first thing I do in the morning is to take two OTC migraine caplets

Spend more time watching TV, use Shortcodes Ultimate for WordPress

February 14, 2014 / 1 comment

What I Found Out Today: Bloggers have it so much easier nowadays. Ok, not today, but I was reminded of it recently just last week, that there was a time when there weren’t any blogging platforms or WYSIWYG editors: if you wanted to publish a blog post, you coded everything

How to stop those annoying Whatsapp server notifications

January 21, 2014 / 2 comments

What I Found Out Today: How to stop Whatsapp server notifications without blocking all messages or turning off push notifications.

Restricting a WordPress widget to only display on the homepage

January 20, 2014 / 3 comments

What I Found Out Today: Hello WordPressers, there may be a time in which you want to display a widget only on the home page of your site while not showing up on other pages.

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How to turn YouTube videos into GIF files

December 27, 2013 / 0 comments

> I’m ashamed that with all the time I’ve spent laughing at, and enjoying the internet, that I have yet to pay my respect to the internet with a proper GIF. Reason being is the GIF-making process just seemed like it was way too involved. That, and I haven’t found anything to ignite my passion….

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How to save voicemails to MP3 on Verizon

December 10, 2013 / 29 comments

What I Found Out Today: If you’re like me, then you have a healthy obsession with Jeremy Lin. On top of that, you’ve saved many of your funny voicemails. Like me, you tire of having to re-save all your funny voicemails every 30 days or so. It only takes 3 minutes to re-save them all,…

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You see an image with lots of data, Google sees HTML code

How to Optimize Infographics for SEO

November 20, 2013 / 1 comment

If you’ve been following along with my trifecta of blog post around everything Infographics SEO then so far, I’ve tried to convince you that infographics are great for SEO and why infographics need more optimization than text content. Now, if you’ve been drinking my kool aid, then the next step is to go over how to best optimize your infographic for…

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Forget WordPress Plugins, Use IFTTT for Tweets, Instragram, Facebook, Etc.

November 9, 2013 / 0 comments

Forget plugins and custom themes, when it comes to connecting APIs on a @WordPress blog, nothing beats @IFTTT — Stuart Leung (@steuwart) November 10, 2013   If you’re looking to bring in all your social activity onto your WordPress blog, look no further than IFTTT.