Tag Archives: Time-Saving Tips

5 Easy Tips for Extending the Life of Your iPhone Battery

5 Easy Tips for Extending the Life of Your iPhone Battery

For me, obtaining an iPhone was a life-changing event. From the first time I swiped my finger across the screen to unlock it, I was hooked, and I haven’t so much as looked at another smartphone since. It’s a huge part of my daily life, and like most people in today’s fast-paced world, I useContinue Reading

What To Do With Old Tech Gadgets

What To Do With Old Tech Gadgets

by Bob Black | Black Ink Virtual It’s easy being green!  Here at Black Ink, we’re always looking for ways to show Mother Earth some love.  We’re big recyclers, we hardly use any paper or products with a lot of packaging, we try to stay away from toxins as much as possible, we use AppleContinue Reading

Goodbye Google Reader

Goodbye Google Reader

By: Tera Norberg, VA and Social Media Specialist for Black Ink As of July 1, we said goodbye to Google Reader – creating a bit of a panic for users who needed to find a new home for all of those glorious RSS feeds to which they subscribe. I think that for some, the idea ofContinue Reading

How to Change Authorship in WordPress

How to Change Authorship in WordPress

by Bob Black | Black Ink Virtual Assistance Melissa and I try our best to work as seamlessly as possible when it comes to maintaining this blog. With so much work going into making the magic happen, occasionally there are details that need attention. One such detail is being sure to provide proper credit toContinue Reading

Evernote: Are you using it?

Evernote: Are you using it?

We live in an age where we have the technology to make life easier by providing us with the ability to create digital copies of documents, photos, music, and video in densely packed files that can hold volumes. For small business owners with a digital business, the fact that we have the ability to beContinue Reading

Pocket:  Save Articles to Read Later

Pocket: Save Articles to Read Later

by Melissa Black | Black Ink Virtual Assistance I’m a big fan of RSS Readers. But what about those articles that you come across during the day that you just don’t have time to read?  Maybe someone posted something on Facebook or Twitter that caught your eye, but you are in the middle of a projectContinue Reading

Free App Alert: Evernote Food

Free App Alert: Evernote Food

This weeks Free App Alert is Evernote Food! Many people are already using Evernote in their daily workflow in a multitude of ways. Melissa discovered it when they were just a start-up looking to make it big and has been a supporter ever since. In those early days, Evernote wanted to be the catch-all forContinue Reading

Ten Tips for Keeping Your Office Organized

Ten Tips for Keeping Your Office Organized

Welcome to Guest Post Thursday! We are fortunate to have excellent guest posters who know their biz to share information and resources with us. This week, Kristin Carcieri-MacRae from Organizing in RI talks organization! Guest Post By Kristin Carcieri-MacRae | Organizing in RI In order to maintain organization in your office, you need to haveContinue Reading

Friday’s Favorite: Fluid

Friday’s Favorite: Fluid

Bookmarks are great.  You find yourself visiting a website multiple times and eventually it is elevated to “bookmark” status.  I have several websites on my bookmark bar, and use them regularly.  But I visit some sites so often that I wished that somehow that process could be faster.   Say hello to Friday’s Favorite —Continue Reading

A Small Business Guide to Cloud Computing

A Small Business Guide to Cloud Computing

Welcome to Guest Post Thursday! We are fortunate to have excellent guest posters who know their biz to share information and resources with us. This week, Tom Flanagan, Technology Director at Residential Properties Ltd. talks about cloud computing. Guest Post By Tom Flanagan | Residental Properties Ltd. Cloud computing is a popular term discussed inContinue Reading