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Enter "OK Maps" into the Google Maps app and the portion of the map that is visible on your screen will save. Once saved, you can access that map later even without data connection.
Graphic Design Hack
You don't have to be a graphic designer to create your own inforgraphics. Use Piktochart, an easy to use infographic maker to take your visual communication to the next level.
An overcrowded Excel document can be time consuming when trying to locate data. By using ctrl + tab you can quickly move between spreadsheets.
Content Marketing Hack
Some people hate to read. These people are more likely to absorb or enjoy information in an audio format. Repurpose your content as a podcast in just a few minutes with sites like Podbean.com.
Social Media Hack
Do you admire the way a competitor runs their social? Get notifications on Instagram when they post by visiting their photo > click the three dots in the right hand corner > select 'turn on post notifications'
Use heat & scroll map tools like CrazyEgg to visualize the most engaging and least engaging parts of your landing page.
Customer Acquisition Hack
Increase your signups by 60% like Dropbox. Anyone who signs up to Dropbox is given the opportunity to refer a friend. If you successfully refer a friend, you receive more free storage space.
Pretargeting warms users up to your product before hitting them with that first email blast. To pretarget using Facebook > Custom Audiences service and for Twitter > Tailored Audiences service.
You only want what you can't have. Try signing up new customers like social platforms CargoCollective and Quibb who require users to apply for access and only accept 41% of applicants.
Are you traveling in a foreign country and trying to get some work done? Use Google.com/NCR to avoid country specific URL redirect. NCR stands for No Country Redirect.
When online shopping, begin the check out process but don't complete it. Most online stores will send you coupon codes to encourage you to complete the sale.
Social Media Hack
It can be tough to come up with an original handle these days. Use Namechk.com to check whether a username is available or taken on popular sites like Facebook, Twitter, and WordPress.
If you use autofill for your passwords in a Chrome browser, it can be easy to forget them. Reveal forgotten passwords by right-clicking the password box and selecting "Inspect Element". Change "Input type=password" to "Input type=text".
Workers with access to natural light stay on task for 15% longer during the work day. Try to move your desk near a window to increase alertness and feel less tired throughout the day.
Music can be a necessity for some employees to focus. iTunes > File > New > Smart Playlist customizes what kind of music you want to hear, adds new songs for you, and removes songs that you skip.