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WEBSITE SPEED TEST
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This site, tools.pingdom.com/pingdom.com , is useful for testing the speed of your website or webpage's performance. Here's what one of my tests said:Hi there, fellow webmaster. I just tested friendnews.com/ with the Full Page test in Pingdom Tools.This specific test was d... read more

SYNDICHAIN LAUNCHES FIRST VERSION OF ITS OPEN, CENSORSHIP-RESISTANT NEWS AGGREGATOR
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We've got a censorship-resistant news aggregator right here at /newsFriendsNews/news !Since Syndichain is built on a public blockchain, its data is also open and public. Every post, comment, and like is stored on a distributed public ledger which can be viewed at any time via Syndichain's block viewer...... read more

POSSIBLY USEFUL STRIP TAGS TOOL
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Like, maybe you saved an email as HTML but want to remove most of the code/gobble-de-gook. Click here: /testing/striptags.phpStrip Tags Tool or use the form inserted below (assuming it shows up for you). Sorry your browser does not support inlin... read more

A GUIDE TO UTF-8 ENCODING IN PHP AND MYSQL
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UTF-8 is a variable-width encoding that can represent every character in the Unicode character set. It was designed for backward compatibility with ASCII and to avoid the complications of endianness and byte order marks in UTF-16 and UTF-32. UTF-8 has become the dominant character encoding for the World Wide Web, accounting for more... read more

INTERNET SEARCHING 101
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Editor's note: I believe Bing.com has caught up with Google on all of these features, if you prefer Microsoft over Google...There are two pages every one of you might consider bookmarking:Google Advanced Search: google.com/advancedsearchgoogle.com/advancedsearch ;Google Ima... read more

TIME TO SWITCH FROM FIREFOX TO ANOTHER BROWSER
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If naturalnews.com/2021-01-13-mozilla-firefox-censor-conservatives-browser-deplatforming.htmlthis is true, it looks like a good time to get rid of that pesky control freak of a browser, Mozilla Firefox in favor of the Brave, Edge, Opera, Safari or Chrome browsers. Of course, three of those browsers (Edg... read more

USEFUL MYSQL QUERIES
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Common MySQL Queries. Extending Chapter 9 of Get it Done with MySQL 5&UpHere's an example: Compute date from year, week number and weekday:SET @yr 12, @wk26, @day0;SELECT StrToDate( Concat(@yr,'-',@wk,'-',If(@day7,0,@day) ), '%Y-%U-%w' ) AS Date;... read more

FIX THOSE FACEBOOK-MANGLED LINKS TO YOUR SITE
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I was unaware Facebook recently added a unique click identifier to all outbound links on facebook.com. Coincidentally, one of the security measures of this server is to disallow query strings as part of the URL. Thus, any visitors coming over from Facebook were suddenly blocked and banned on sight.... read more

DESLIDE THAT WEBSITE
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To remove that annoying slideshow so popular on click-bait sites, try one of the following: deslide.clusterfake.net/cluster fake desli.de/desli.de printfriendly.com/print-friendly https:/... read more

ALTCENSORED VIDEO STREAMING
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thegatewaypundit.com/2020/05/altcensored-website-fights-censorship-hosting-deleted-youtube-videos/Here's an article about them. AltCensored is at altcensored.com/altcensored.com/ Other articles on censorship: targetblank href... read more

CLUTTERED WEB PAGES
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This, below, is what happens when you let greed (or desperation) rule over your sense of aesthetics. All I wanted to do was click the link and read the article. smh Good luck finding the actual article! :) /images/cluttered-page.webp -- ... read more

THIS MONETIZATION SERVICE LOOKS PROMISING
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This looks promising: subscribestar.com/SubscribeStar.com . Their tagline is Create. Monetize. Prosper. I created a page for myself there...UPDATE: Denied! Never mind. You have to already be well-established before they waste their time with you. Bast... I mean, bless their hearts!They were o... read more

MY YOUTUBE CHANNEL
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Please subscribe to youtube.com/user/holmes3804my YouTube channel . It's free, and maybe someday I will reach their new 1,000 subscribers minimum before I can monetize it and make a few bucks. Just 999 to go! Thanks! On the other hand, I DO have the distinction of being the LEAST LIKED channel ... read more

BUILDING YOUR OWN WEBSITE
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Question: I need my own domain name and monetization, plus things like ability to pay and schedule and stuff.Answer: Any Wordpress installation should allow plug-ins for polling, scheduling and other types of forms, in addition to blogging.Go ads.google.com/home/?pli1here to create a Go... read more

CONVERTING COLORS
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Here you see your color converted to 17 different color formats like RGB, CMYK, HSV, HSL, CIELab, Android, Decimal, and YUV.Convert multiple colors at once or get Conversions and Harmonies via the REST API.: hre... read more

USEFUL WEBSITES
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Just thought I would start a running list of internet/web technologies websites I have found useful, below... html-online.com/articles/image-align-center/image align center itstillworks.com/13329499/how-to-automatically-delete-old-messages-from-gmaildelete old gm... read more

FREE VECTOR GRAPHICS EDITOR
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Could be useful. Go to media.inkscape.orginkscape.org .Or, click on the following direct link to the Windows 64-bit download: media.inkscape.org/dl/resources/file/inkscape-0.92.4-x64.msiinkscape for Windows ... read more

OPEN DNS
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Just thought we'd mention OpenDNS.comOpenDNS.com (or .org) which we use here at FriendsNews.com. It's a good parental control as well as an easy way to filter your Internet traffic.... read more

URL EXPANDER
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You might find this as useful as I just did: expandurl.net/expandexpandurl.net ... read more

OPTING OUT OF ADS
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Useful site here to opt out of various online ads: youradchoices.com//yourchoices.com . Some of the biggest name brands always seem to be conveniently unavailable. ... read more

IS IT DOWN RIGHT NOW?
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/images/smiling-pc.webp Useful site to see if it's your connection (or firewall) or the site itself that's having a problem: isitdownrightnow.com/Is It Down Right Now? Someone emailed us about their tool here: ... read more

BEING HUMAN
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Makes me laugh when Facebook asks why I think something is funny or amazing. I'm thinking Bite me. I don't have the time or inclination to teach your artificial 'intelligence' algorithms what it means to be human. Not that it could ever understand it, anyway.... read more

COOL WEBSITE
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Here's a cool website I just learned of: atlasobscura.com/atlasobscura.com In an age where everything seems to have been explored and there is nothing new to be found, we celebrate a different way of looking at the world. If you're searching for miniature cities, gl... read more

KEYWORD, COOKIE, BROWSER ANALYTICS FAILURE
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Some headlines Google News mistakenly thought I'd be interested in ...Is Jeb Bush Right About Barack Obama and Donald Trump? -- The mainstream (pro-Bush/Clinton) media keep pretending Jeb is relevant.Kanye West named GQ's Most Stylish Man once again -- I'm all about Kanye! Not.50 Cent's... read more

NAME GENERATOR
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namegenerator.biz/Name Generator -- Cool Name ideas at the click of a button! I thought this, above, was kinda cool for generating a pseudonym. You can also generate a Medieval name, a Twitter name, whatever. On that page, the actual generator buttons are on the right. It took me a second to tune out a... read more

THINGS THAT MAKE YOU SAY, YOU'VE GOT TO BE KIDDING
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Just the other day I had bought a second wi-fi router from a seller on Craigslist to daisy-chain the two together (somehow) to improve the wireless signal throughout my house. No, it's not a big house. Anyway, last night our power went out for about a minute. No big deal, I thought, other than having to reset all the digital clocks. I'... read more

HOW SIMPLY UPPER-CASING YOUR PASSWORD CAN FRUSTRATE A HACKER
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Simply upper-casing your password can frustrate a hacker's attemptsA six-letter password in lower-case text takes a hacker's computer just ten minutes to crack, according to statistics collated by Bloomberg Businessweek. But make those letters upper-case and it takes ten hours for it to randomly work out y... read more

PLLEEAASSEE REEAADD IT WAS ON GOODMORNING AMERICA
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It's a very old hoax. Anything with a headline like Plleeaassee reeaadd! It was on Good Morning America! and mentioning Microsoft, AOL and Good Morning America in the same email almost HAS to be a hoax these days, and this one is. On Mon, Nov 15, 2010 at 8:05 PM:This is probably a hoax, but just in case it's not, I'm forwardi... read more

POSSIBLY USEFUL SITE
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For those old gadgets you'd just as soon get rid of: gazelle.comgazelle.com My old dell.com/en-us/Dell laptop is apparently worth $38!I guess they really want newer stuff. ... read more

COOL FEATURE JUST DISCOVERED ON GOOGLE TRANSLATE
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I got an error in a program that was in some foreign language I didn't even recognize, let alone understand. I went to translate.Google.com and typed in one of the words and chose Detect language in the Translate from... box. It told me the word was Danish. Look here: titledetect language hreftranslate.... read more

MCDONALDS WI-FI
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In Nashville, anyway, it seems you can get around their proxy system (those outlets that use it), simply by using Google Chrome and maybe Firefox. It might be as simple as using any browser other than Internet Explorer. Using Internet Explorer, I tried to be a good boy and sign up for a free account. The only problem is that you have... read more

WATCHING THE WATCHERS
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WE MAKE PRIVACY EASY. Browse the web safer, faster & with less annoying ads.Keep an eye on who's keeping an eye on you at ghostery.com/ghostery.com ... read more

FAKE ANTIVIRUS MAKES UP 15 PERCENT OF ALL MALWARE
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news.zdnet.com/2100-959522-418168.html?tagnl.e550Google: Fake antivirus makes up 15 percent of all malware Tech News on ZDNet ... read more

HACKERS LEAK 6.5 MLN LINKEDIN PASSWORDS
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rt.com/news/linkedin-passwords-hackers-russia-166/Hackers leak 6.5 mln LinkedIn passwords Time to change your LinkedIn password. eHarmony, too, apparently.... read more

DO NOT VISIT THESE SITES (UNPROTECTED, ANYWAY)
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Just visited these sites, and kaspersky.com/my antivirus popped-up saying it had blocked a Trojan Horse coming from there (or one of their links): thefrist.org fixed-it-.in I'll add to this list whenever it happens again.... read more

FIX FOR YTIMG BROWSER HANG
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Got a tip, thought I'd share it here. Add the following to your HOSTS file (C:WindowsSystem32driversetchosts): #fix for ytimg.exe browser hang problem74.125.162.39 static.cache.l.google.com s.ytimg.com Then from a Windows command prompt (DOS box), run: ipconfig /fl... read more

VIDEO DOWNLOAD SITES
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None of these links work anymore. A couple of useful sites here for downloading videos for later viewing. I know I often want to watch a video later, not right then and there. Anyway, here are a couple of links: splandoo.com/splandoo.com/ videosnag.com/vide... read more

GMAIL'S UNSUBSCRIBE FEATURE
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I hate to promote Google since they already rule the online world, but they do some things very well, e.g., their unsubscribe feature in Gmail. In a message, click on Show Details and you should see the option to gmailblog.blogspot.com/2009/07/unsubscribing-made-easy.htmlUnsubscribe from this sender . Th... read more

HACK ATTACK?
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Question There was a couple parked on the curb on Wed from 8am to 12pm on Wed. The girl was like a look-out, it seemed. When I was going to work she gave me a suspicious look, so I drove around in a circle and drove by them getting their license plate. When I came back at around noon, they were still there but the girl looked at... read more

DOWN FOR EVERYONE, OR JUST ME?
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I LOVE this service! : downforeveryoneorjustme.org/Down for everyone, or just me? ... read more

WEBSITE VISIBILITY TOOL
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Thanks to GoDaddy phone support, I discovered this very useful site: megaproxy.com/freesurf/megaproxy . One of my domain names was not resolving correctly from home. I went to the website above and checked it, and everything was resolving correctly from there. I had tested it from home with four differen... read more

SET EMAIL TO FORWARD TO SOMEONE ELSE
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QUESTION: How do I set email (Outlook 2003) to forward to someone else while I'm out?ANSWER: In Outlook, click on Tools, Out of Office AssistantClick I am currently out of the office… and type your outgoing message, if any.Click Add Rule at the bottom left.Check the Forward box and click the To button to fi... read more

A HEADS-UP ON RANSOMWARE
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Still a huge problem Beware of this scam. Don't bother trying to get them to help you unlock your pc: rt.com/search?qhackersgangrussianbusthackers-gang-russian-bust . The fix is to download, UPDATE, and run malwarebytes.comMalwarebytes .... read more

ONLINE BACKUP
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I'm trying out this online backup system called titleaffiliate link hrefnordic-backup.com/pid303Nordic Backup . So far, so good. Click titleaffiliate link hrefnordic-backup.com/pid303here to try it yourself free for 30 days.... read more

KASPERSKY FREE VIRUS SCAN
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FAST & FREE security scan for your PC: usa.kaspersky.com/downloads/free-anti-virus-scan?ICIDINT1676497Kaspersky Security Scan .... read more

HOW TO GET PEOPLE TO STOP FORWARDING STUFF TO YOU
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: titlestopforwarding.us hrefstopforwarding.us/stopforwarding.us/ ... read more


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