Gmail tips: Awesome Gmail trick that no one told you before.

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Gmail is an awesome internet tool. Anyone who uses gmail JUST to send and receive mails should be shot at sight because they are insulting the enormous potential of gmail. It is so flexible and full of features that you will never go to any other email provider once you see gmail’s full features.

I have been using gmail ever since Google launched it. My good friend Afzal send me an invite and those days invites were hard to come by. Years went by and Google continued to add piles of features one after the other.  But the feature which I am going to explain, surprised many of my friends and colleagues when I explained it. They didn’t know that they could do all these things with gmail. So without further delay, lets dive in to my favorite feature.

Yahoo pipe for CSI fans: RSS feed for CSI, CSI Miami and CSI NY using yahoo pipes

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In my previous post, I showed you how to use yahoo pipes. I have used yahoo pipes couple of years back but never got a single yahoo pipe to work. But since last week I started again with a fresh mind and all the pieces of the puzzle fall into place. The first thing I created was combining all the versions of CSI from different pages of  Hulu and make a single RSS feed out of it so that I can just visit my RSS feed reader and be updated about any new CSI episodes.

How to use Yahoo Pipes: Example on How to use Yahoo pipes

How to use yahoo pipes

So you just heard about the wonderful yahoo pipes and would love to know more about how to use yahoo pipes. In this article, I will give you some of the basics stuff you need to know about yahoo pipes and a few very simple yet powerful examples you can use to start using yahoo pipes. You will not only learn how to use yahoo pipes but also create your first working yahoo pipe if you haven’t done that already. Here is an example of a CSI aggregate which I created using Yahoo pipes.

What is RSS? How to use RSS?

I hope you already know about RSS and how to use RSS. RSS (most commonly expanded as Really Simple Syndication) is a family of web feed formats used to publish frequently updated works—such as blog entries, news headlines, audio, and video—in a standardized format. An RSS document (which is called a “feed”, “web feed”, or “channel”) includes full or summarized text, plus metadata such as publishing dates and authorship. Web feeds benefit publishers by letting them syndicate content automatically(From Wiki). If you want to know more about RSS, visit this wiki article.

Host transfer: How to tansfer your domain name to a new web host

Are you fed up with your current web hosting account and want to switch to a new web host as soon as possible? Don’t fear. It is very simple. I recently moved my new domain id which I purchased via www.godaddy.com to www.justhost.com. The service is far better in justhost and I can add any number of domains under my hosting account for free. I signed up for a special deal via Google apps which will allow you to get a godaddy.com account for just $10 an year.