Questions about how to better interact with a website either through its API or other tricks

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How to log in to a site that won't send password restore emails

I have a problem with a site that I don't really want to name right now (but I might if it turns out necessary). The issue is I tried to log in with what I thought was my username and my password, ...
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How to bookmark a selectable item or simulate button clicks?

I am talking about this site, http://www.dse.com.bd/index.php. At middle right, there is an entry for News Archive which allows you to view news items after selecting the code for that particular ...
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Why is getsatisfaction.com not working properly?

I have been using this site previously without problems and now it is not loading any background images and is not loading properly. Don't know what's happened to it.
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Quickest way to emulate mobile version of a site [closed]

What's the quickest way to get the mobile version of a site? I tried the useragentswiter addon in firefox but that is far from quickest. You have to change the useragent, and it's a permanent change ...
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Hide related content on popular websites

Note: this question was originally posted on productivity SE but it was suggested that I move it here. I am looking for an addon (preferably Firefox) or program that does the following to increase ...
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github custom domain, affecting other repositories?

I redirected my github main repository to a domain name. It is working fine, kongaraju.github.com/kongaraju.github.io ===> kongaraju.in at the same other repository gh-pages are affecting, they are ...
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How to backup questions, answers of Stack Exchange

I would like to keep a backup of all the questions asked + all answers provided for each question, answers provided + questions for the answer provided, questions favourited on Stack Exchange in the ...
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Blogger blog without the Blogspot branding

I have seen a few standard Blogspot URLs, like mysite.blogspot.com, where the standard Blogspot branding is not visible, like the header on top " More Next Blog» , etc" How does one create that? It ...
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How do I Upload a Complete Site to Google Sites?

Let us say that I have created a site at Google Sites. Now I can use templates as per my own wish to add folders, sidebars, footers to annotate the site. I am not talking about this. I already have ...
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How can I delete more than one link added on access application OSIpage at once?

I am using access application OSIpage to manage and access my favorite sites. I have added more than 50 links on My OSI and now I want to delete some 20 unused sites from it. How can I do it? Below is ...
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How can I view anonymous opinions on sayat.me?

How can I view anonymous opinions on sayat.me? I have tried looking around the site but was not able to find out how. I have also ran a few google searches to no avail
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Searching in a collection of sites in Google

Using Google Reader, I was able to search for a collection of sites. But, with Google Reader closed I have moved to Feedly. Google Reader had a nice option of searching through the subscribed feeds, ...
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Application for visualizing website relationship in graphic [closed]

What is the best online application (Java or Javascript) or basic application (Win) to visualizing website relationship in graphic? Application should draw lines between website pages starting from ...
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“Freeing” app from ideone

I have some code examples on ideone that I used in some of my responses on SO. My problem is that I have inserted that code while logged in ideone, so the URLS I've given don't point to ...
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Use Computer Modern font on Draft

I just started to use https://draftin.com/ it seems really cool, but I would love to customize it a little. In the settings there is a text entry box where you can set the writing font for your ...
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Is there a database builder with the ability to embed a database search into a website?

I am currently working to create a website (using Weebly, not from scratch) where users can find resources pertaining to Intercultural matters. The original idea was to organize the site into a ...
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Online service for downloading websites

Is there any (free) online service that can download a website, compress it, and give us a link to download the compressed website? Don't need to have lots of features for filtering data, just the ...
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Search a single website using regular expressions?

Is there a way to search a single web-domain using regular expressions? I've been mirroring sites with WinHTTrack and then using dtDesktopSearch but it's an incredibly inefficient process and I was ...
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Which web app I can use to get a notification when file is added into a directory?

Is there a web application which I can use for monitoring a web directory? I would like to use get a notification (RSS feed or email) when a new pdf file is added into this web directory.
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Web archive links without header

Is it possible to link to an archived web page from the Internet Archive's Wayback Machine so that the archive header (for browsing other archives of the same page) isn't shown? Perhaps an url ...
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How do I know whether there is duplicate content of my website somewhere else?

I suspect there might be some duplicate content of some of my webpages somewhere else but I do not know how to check this one out. I would like to know how I can do it because my website is a writing ...
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When does espn.com's score ticker switch to today's scores (and can I trigger the switch early)?

I'm looking at espn.com currently, and see that it is still showing last night's scores. Any idea when they start showing today's scores (e.g. 8am or 10am PST, etc)? Before that switching moment, ...
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trello bridge register & login

Does anyone know if there's any bridge option/script that that permits trello.com login? (at least login... but if there is for register as well... better!) For example, I want to work on some ...
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EXAI Website Creator—how does it work?

I heard of a new app that recently came out by EXAI Website Creator that's supposed to turn your Facebook page into a website and I'm wondering how it works exactly. What information does it grab and ...
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Transfer wordpress site from local to production site [closed]

I would like to use wordpress to design and work on my new website, but I would like to test it on my local machine before I get the first version. So I thought about installing wordpress on my ...
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Find a great coffee shop nearby [closed]

Normally, we just find a nearby coffeeshop and jump in without knowing which type of coffee and its quality. I really want to find a service which I can find a good place to enjoy good coffee and know ...
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My blogspot domain to a custom domain is not redirecting properly

My Blogspot domain http://www.jimankandeka.blogspot.com was redirected to http://www.withjim.com almost a year ago. Though the site works fine half the time, other half it shows an error which I have ...
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Drawing parameters in OpenStreetMap URL

I've learnt that one can add annotation on maps on OpenStreetMap by adding box=yes&bbox=lon1,lat1,lon2,lat2 to draw a rectangle and mlon=lon&mlat=lat to add a marker e.g. ...
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Archive bookmarked sites? [closed]

I have a huge list of bookmarks and from time to time the sites I've bookmarked go down and the bookmarked link does not work anymore, is there a way I can archive all the sites I've bookmarked in way ...
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Blogger subdomain not redirecting to my custom domain

I bought a domain for my blog through Google (which uses GoDaddy to actually get the domains), but it seems like there are some problems. I can't get yannbane.blogspot.com to redirect to ...
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Registered a GoDaddy domain through Blogger

I just registered the domain www.yannbane.com for my Blogger blog (which is at http://yannbane.blogspot.com/). I used this tool to do it: Well, this lead me to a Google page where I needed to ...
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How does this website manage to avoid its content being copied and how to copy its content [closed]

I would like to copy the article in this webpage http://propercloth.com/how-to-wash-a-dress-shirt. However it is not copyable in both firefox and chrome under my Ubuntu 12.04. I wonder how this ...
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Find out version of the web engine of your browser by an online service

Is there a website which returns the type and version of the web engine (for example WebKit or Gecko) my browser uses?
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New page on google sites not showing on tabs

I developed a new page about the history on google sites and I am able to see that page (History) through sitemap. However, I am not able to see that similar page on main tabs which are always present ...
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Forgotten name of site with techincal pdf self published documents [closed]

I remember coming across a new site which show-cased self-published PDFs, most of which were technical but a few consisting of other subjects. You could buy them for a few dollars each. Does anyone ...
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When should I use a lightbox versus new page? [closed]

While designing for web, when should I use a light-box and when should I direct the user to a new page? For example, if the user clicks the "contact" link, should I open a small form in a light-box or ...
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New to web design, but not to computer use. Creating a web site with a database backend? [closed]

I'm reaching out to you guys in the hopes that may be you can help guide me in the right direction. That is, I'm a guy who uses computers everyday, understands the general concepts of how web sites ...
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how to give the website a more web 2.0 feel [closed]

I am planning on redoing the UI of my website to give the website a more web 2.0 feel. This is the process I am planning to follow : 1. Come up with PSDs that would have the designs of a few ...
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Guidelines for design websites in educational domain [closed]

I searched the web for guidelines for websites design in educational domain, but couldn't find any guidelines or suggestions. I want to know, is there any specific rules/guidelines for educational ...
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Lifehacker page no longer loads properly. How do I fix this? [closed]

If lifehacker site loads at all, it loads looking like a 90s page with a bunch of links left justified and no content. It also takes quite a while to load this very pared down page. I'm going to stop ...
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What's the difference people a “Web application” and a website? [closed]

I consider web applications to be a type of website. Is this true? If not, what are the differences between a website and a web application?
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Need help creating a Facebook fan page for my web startup

I would like to create a Facebook fan page for my web startup and need some directions as I have some questioning. When I go to http://www.facebook.com/pages/create.php I need to choose one of the ...
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SItes or applications to save web pages [closed]

It's my first question, so sorry if something is not right. Please, suggest sites or programs that allow the user to save a web page. It does not matter on the Internet or on user's computer, or it is ...
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How to add links on a tumblr.com page?

How can I add some links on a tumblr page? For example, on http://makeclocks.tumblr.com/ I'd like to add some links at red box area:         
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Any web applications which translates my articles in other languages? [closed]

I have a website and the articles are written in English. Is there any web app that can translate my articles in other languages? (Possibly in the same or in a new web page.)
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Which website builder ? [closed]

What would be a good choice for a site builder for someone who has not done website before, does have strong computer skills (been a programmer for 15 years), but does not want to spend much time ...
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Is it allowed to show information from Wikipedia and other sites on my site? [closed]

For Example: I want to create an institute directory of my country. I want to show institute name, logo, emails, phone numbers and some other information. Now I have two resources, institute website ...
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Share mockups of favicons for feedback [closed]

I am creating some candidate favicons for a website. I want to gather feedback from others. What is a good way to showcase those favicons for critique?
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Tools to monitor usage of my public web site? [closed]

I just recently set up a personal web site. I would like to know how often my web site is visited. I've been to web pages that show counters of how many times the web page has been visited, but ...
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Showing a graph of website activity, to check whether it is stagnant or active

I thought Alexa had a kind of graph to show how a website's activity was progressing over a period of time. I wanted to see how Knol had evolved this year, but I am having trouble finding this on a ...