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Zapier – Something Cool

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I don't know how I'm going to use this yet, but it feels like something I need. https://zapier.com/ Zapier can do stuff like add your new PayPal customers to your MailChimp mailing list. Very cool....

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Add Custom Fields to Google Checkout

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Newer update: Google checkout is closing its doors. Update: As much as I hate PayPal, it seems that Google Checkout is worse. Here are some reasons: - You can't control your payout schedule. They force a payout on the 14th of the month, or for some accounts...

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Track Prices on Amazon

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Cool tools to help you find the best price on a big ticket item: http://thetracktor.com http://camelcamelcamel.com It's good to check them both because they have slightly different data....

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WordPress Slideshows

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A great round-up of some current, great slideshows for WordPress. http://www.tripwiremagazine.com/2012/10/wordpress-slideshow-plugins.html...

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More Free and Cheap Website Builders

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A while ago I posted this note about cheap website builders for Actors and Artists. And here are some more cool website builders - some that also include BLOGs -- very important if are trying to drive Google traffic to your site. These are my top...

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OCR for Mac

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A few good resources: *http://www.onlineocr.net - works extremely well - 20 pages of mult-page PDF free (more for $$). *http://free-online-ocr.com/ - up to first 30 pages of PDF, works okay if going to TXT format, other files didn't come out right. After 30 pages, wants to sell...

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Oblique Strategies – A Deck of Cards to Shake You Up

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Oblique Strategies is a deck of printed cards in a black box, created by Brian Eno and Peter Schmidt and first published in 1975. Each card offers an aphorism intended to help artists break creative blocks. http://www.rtqe.net/ObliqueStrategies/OSintro.html You can buy them here for £30 - http://enoshop.co.uk/shop/oblique/ Or, of...

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