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Craig's Classroom Blog is a series of short technology articles for Real Estate Professionals. You will learn how to work with and improve on your online points of presence. Craig teaches about practical technology usage that you will find useful in your daily workflow. Work smarter!
Today's video lesson is going to look at considerations you should use when creating an embedded video from YouTube. There is a little mathematics involved, but don't run away, I'll give you the answers you need! We're going to use one of our VBloggers experts Debb Janes to illustrate some point...
flickr images by Brian Hillegas and 'Sarah/Mike' New day... New challenge Life just threw me anther curve ball yesterday. I was cut from my full-time job. Long story semi-short... I'm an IT guy for an Architectural company. The company was recently bought out and merged with another. For the pas...
I disappeared for a week in writing new blog posts. The family and I were away up in Cape Cod for a terrific getaway week. Sunsets and sandcastles and some much needed rest! :)The shot at the top is now in my sunsets collection. The gull happened to join in the shot and I was more than happy that...
In today's class we'll talk about our comments in ActiveRain. Further let's pay attention to what is at the bottom of each of our comments. That's right - it's our name and our company reference! When we make a great comment on somebody's post, they can click it because it is a hyperlink. It wil...
I was privileged recently as ActiveRain included my signature posts series in a recent email newsletter blast. Wow! I got some really great new comments and several new subscribers from that. So cool! (and I hope you enjoyed the series if you hadn't previously seen it) Meanwhile, I also made lot...
Sometimes there are some really cool things you can do on your computer, but unless you stumble upon them by accident or somebody shows you (or you read the guide, but who does that??) ... these things you would not know! Today's short class is about the wheel on your mouse. Now quite obviously,...
I really like shortcuts. Shortcuts are quicker ways to get things done. We don't have enough hours in the day as it is, every little bit of time savings helps! Today's class I want to show you keyboard command shortcuts that you can use for common commands that you can do if you are using Window...
Has anybody seen Craig lately? I think he dropped off the planet! Well, I'm still here. I thought I'd better check in and say hi! My day job has got me insanely busy lately (I'm an IT Manager at an Architectural company in Manhattan.) We just merged with another company and we have to bring 100+...
Are you a "Power User" - or perhaps you'd like to become more of one! A power user, is a person that has mastered all the basics and completes tasks in better ways. Perhaps it is just doing something faster. If you do it faster, then you can get more things done in the same amount of time that y...
Craig's Week in Tech - Newsletter July 23, 2011 - Volume 1, Issue 8 Welcome Welcome to the 8th Issue of my weekly newsletter. I've been getting great feedback and so glad that you are all enjoying it. I've got my radar up all week for interesting stories. I monitor twitter, RSS, FB, and now Goog...

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