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How can I use Evernote to GTD (Get things done)?
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I found another topic on the subject here http://www.40tech.com/2009/08/25/getting-things-done-gtd-in-evernote-with-only-one-notebook/ At first, when adapting Evernote into my GTD system, I used ...

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What note-taking apps can be used to assist in researching for a particular topic or task?
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Browser based Diigo seems like a good option for this, after having a look around.

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How to find web apps that are 'alternatives to x'?
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AlternativeTo AlternativeTo is a new approach to finding good software. Tell us what application you want to replace and we give you great alternatives, based on user recommendations. http://...

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How to find web apps that are 'alternatives to x'?
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Wikipedia: if there is a page for one of the apps you are looking at, check to see if there is a 'category page' for that app type http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comparison_of_notetaking_software

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How to find web apps that are 'alternatives to x'?
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Xmarks Similar Sites: enter in the url for a web app and then click to categories or look at the similar sites http://www.xmarks.com/site/webapps.stackexchange.com

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Is there a way to get Google Reader to only show summaries or excerpts?
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Many sites offer excerpt feeds, so check if the sites you are looking for offer a feed like that. For example, Lifehacker does. Otherwise - and this is just a guess - would Yahoo pipes allow you to ...

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Have Google Reader show entire Digg article?
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Have a look at an experiment called Readable Feeds: http://andrewtrusty.appspot.com/readability/ Readable Feeds can filter out ads and other junk from your feeds so that you can concentrate on the ...

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Is there a way to link emails from Google Sheets?
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Assuming you want the email there for more information, and you want others to be able to access this email, it might be best to import the email into Evernote or another note-taking application that ...

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Is there a way to change the appearance of Facebook?
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If you are looking to restyle it, the browser extension 'Stylish' (available for Chrome and Firefox, possibly more), is probably your best bet. There are 77 pages of styles with the term Facebook ...

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Is there a web-based equivalent of Microsoft OneNote?
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http://www.evernote.com/ is definitely the most popular alternative. Others worth mentioning are Springpad, and Simplenote (especially if you use an iPhone/iPad). For task management, check out - ...

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Will having a Facebook account soon become a necessity for use of unrelated web apps?
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Most likely. Web app developers are looking for ways to have less friction to get people using their service, and given that many of their users will have a Facebook account, this is often added as ...

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Setting up Gmail to use Markdown to read and send out emails
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Might be worth checking out these: http://userscripts.org/scripts/show/27175 Fluid app userscript, build to support Markdown in Highrise and Basecamp http://userscripts.org/scripts/show/2531 ...

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Google Sites: Markdown support?
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Might be worth checking out these: http://userscripts.org/scripts/show/27175 Fluid app userscript, build to support Markdown in Highrise and Basecamp http://userscripts.org/scripts/show/2531 ...

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When will I be able to use the Chrome Web Store?
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According to Google, at the site: https://chrome.google.com/webstore The Chrome Web Store opens later this year. Users will be able to discover a broad range of amazing web apps while developers ...

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Should I give Google my phone number?
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Yes, I believe you can change the set number at this page: https://www.google.com/accounts/UpdateAccountRecoveryOptions?hl=en&service=mail And yes, I think add the phone number if you don't have ...

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How do I retrieve the full content of a post via RSS feed on Google Reader?
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Definitely check out an experiment called Readable Feeds: http://andrewtrusty.appspot.com/readability/ Readable Feeds can filter out ads and other junk from your feeds so that you can concentrate on ...

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Are there any good web apps for Twitter for Businesses?
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You definitely cannot go past CoTweet! They compete directly with HootSuite. (source: cotweet.com) Features include: Multiple Accounts and Multiple Users Monitor Keywords and Trends On Duty ...

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Automatic Untagging in Facebook Photos Uploaded by a Specific Person
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Sadly, it doesn't look like you can automatically untag photos of yourself from specific users. From: How to Block Facebook Photos of Yourself There is no way to prevent someone from tagging a ...

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What causes the infinite redirect loop when I login to Gmail? How do I fix it?
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Seems like clearing the cookies should help it, however that would be annoying to do every time you want to login to your Gmail account. I would therefore suggest that you either ask your wife to use ...

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How do I migrate my existing Apple Notes from iOS 4 into Simplenote, Evernote, or some other notes app?
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I think given that this is a relatively small task, your best bet would be to do all the copying through the computer, where it should only take you a few minutes. So sync the notes to Gmail, then ...

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Is there any way to create a timestamp in a Google Spreadsheet?
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I use AutoHotKey to perform this function. AutoHotKey is a Windows scripting application and language. The code I use is below, it would be easily modifiable to insert the time and change the ...

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How do I subscribe to pages that don't support RSS?
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It might be worth checking this extension out if you use Firefox: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/4337/ This extension adds a small Delta icon to your browser status bar. When you ...

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Webapp that watches a URL and notifies of any changes
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I believe this Firefox addon does exactly what you are after: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/4337/ This extension adds a small Delta icon to your browser status bar. When you click ...

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Using YouTube to sell cars
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It is completely fine to upload videos to YouTube for commercial purposes, with links to your site, etc. From the YouTube TOS: http://www.youtube.com/t/terms Prohibited commercial uses do not include:...

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Is there a way to upload higher resolution videos to YouTube (or any video sharing site) directly from your iPhone?
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Yes, I agree with @Pipermac on the PixelPipe suggestion! This free app allows iPhone 4 users to directly upload their 720P videos to YouTube, as well as Flickr, Facebook, MobileMe, Viddler, Posterous ...

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Does Evernote limit the amount of notes you create based on their types?
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It is based solely on filesize. You can upload whatever you want until you reach 40mb for the month, provided the individual files don't exceed 25mb.

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How do I make my Resume unavailable on Dice.com?
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To delete your profile you can click the MyResume tab at the top of your MyDice Welcome page. From here select your resume and click Delete to the right. If you would like to remove your ...

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Is there a simple paste-to-save app?
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The best tool for this is: http://notepad.cc Notepad.cc http://img2.pict.com/22/49/78/3794650/0/1279198726.jpg A newer site that is similar to http://notepad.cc is http://wrttn.in

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What application is alternative to WebTrends?
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To me, it seems like http://www.haveamint.com/ would be perfectly suited to your purpose. Mint is an extensible, self-hosted web site analytics program. Its interface is an exercise > in simplicity....

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Online bookmarks website
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If you are looking for something that is more powerful, check out http://diigo.com/ If you want more than a simple bookmarking tool, Diigo is for you! Compared with other bookmarking tools, Diigo ...

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