Author: Ashwin

Setapp: A Subscription Service for Mac Apps

Do you like deals? Would you like to save money? Of course, you do. Who doesn’t like that, right? Mac users already end up spending a lot – for the laptops themselves, for the accessories and then moving on to apps. Depending on your use case, you could have free apps or paid apps or both on your mac. But if you were like everyone else, you’d have to dig through the app store, read reviews, figure out the best apps for your needs, pay in cash, and download the apps. All that is good, but only until something...

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Raindrop: The BookMark Manager That Changes How You BookMark

Quick check: Do you use bookmarks? Do you often visit interesting pages, stumble upon blog posts so good that you’d want to go back to them again? How about web-based tools that you want to keep tabs of? Maybe there are certain pages on the Internet that’d always need for ready reference? If you are a blogger or an author, you’d need a ready reference for all the sites you want to link to or do your research. Students? You’d obviously need a ready roster of websites that can help you continue with studies, or research, or both. Business...

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HackerMetrics: Google Analytics, For Everyone Else

Google Analytics is all-powerful, free, and there’s nothing quite as comprehensive and as detailed as the free analytics tool from Google. It’s the de facto analytics too. It’s what most bloggers, webmasters, businesses, publications, and everyone else resorts to as the first port of call for analytics. The wealth of information there is unlike any other, and if you were willing to, you can dig deep and find out everything you need to know about your marketing performance. But, let’s admit it: while everyone should and could dig deep into analytics, sometimes you just don’t need to. While Google...

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SocialEngine: Create Your Own Social Network, No Kidding

You’d be forgiven to think that after Facebook came in, there’s no chance for another social network to ever survive on the Internet. But you’d be wrong. While Facebook was on, you had the likes of SnapChat, Pinterest, and many other social networks grow. You are also forgetting that there’s still the opportunity to build your own social networks for particular niches. Like a social network only for doctors. Or maybe a social network exclusive to a community. Just like content niches can be drilled down and e-commerce product niches can be mined, social networks also present a great...

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Flauntt: Show Off and Pump Up Your Twitter Presence

According to this Infographic for TechInfographics, Twitter boasts a whopping 320 million active users, 500 million tweets sent per day, and over 100 million users log in daily. It also happens to be the 3rd biggest social media traffic driver while an average Twitter user spends about 170 minutes online. Now, that’s some space, time, and attention you certainly want a piece of. Twitter is awesome for making connections, getting to know people, to find things to “Tweet at or Tweet on”, to help grow your online presence, for branding impressions, and for building a following of people who...

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