Some sites do not fit neatly into one
Microsoft Article particularly about Windows and
Office XP terms and conditions.
To Recognise Valid And Invalid Petitions Don't
forward e-mail petitions where you add your name
to a long list. Valid petitions ask you to visit a
website and "sign" once online.
Hex Safe computing tips - keep viruses out
(especially if you use Outlook Express!)
How to avoid programs extracting e-mail
addresses from web pages.
Spam Harvesting Good tips to avoid unsolicited
software shouldn't be covered by patents article
by Tord Jansson, who was threatened into removing his
hobby project, a free MP3 encoder called BladeEnc,
from the Internet due to patent claims.
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wav sound file.
FONTS, TIPS, ETC.
I use or have used all
specific programmes listed here myself (running
Windows 98SE); all is free unless otherwise stated.
Open-source audio editor for wav, mp3, Ogg Vorbis.
Record, edit, speed up or slow down, add effects.
ripper - converts CD tracks into wav or mp3 sound files,
also converts wav to mp3 and vice-versa. Version 1.51
won't work for me on Windows ME or 98SE, but 1.50 is
Magic Freeware fonts archive.
Software A few freeware programs inc. FontLoader
and Font Xplorer Lite.
Opera File Explorer - explore and edit Opera history,
visited links and cache.
Opera free, fast
Internet Browser, alternative to Microsoft Internet
Explorer. Fast, can open many windows quickly within
main window. Includes e-mail and newsreader.
RGB, etc., values of any colour on your screen - use
these to reproduce the colour in other programmes.
Good freeware site.
Son Of Spy
Excellent freeware site, huge number of programmes. A
few broken links.
PC Free tips and utilities downloads.
Time Web Timer/Logger - simple and not too
Easily create keyboard shortcuts using the Windows
key, to open programmes, folders, and Web pages
instantly. Up to 200 different key combinations.
Link Sleuth Link checker.
Expert Lite Entry-level Windows program; analyse
your website statistics from downloaded log files.
WEBMASTER RESOURCES (see also SOFTWARE).
10 Website Marketing Mistakes To Avoid Some good
basic tips - don't spam, get linked to, update
Caching In Opera
Includes general explanation of
caching and why it speeds up web surfing.
encoder Encode e-mail addresses online into
ASCII numeric equivalents - paste into your website
HTML to foil address-harvesting software.
my previous broadband supplier. Also web hosting,
domain names, etc.
Free programmers' and webmaster Resources.
Guide to website design and promotion.
Economy Bullshit Generator If you would like
some serious e-commerce gobbledegook to put in your
website, then try this.
Hosting Reviews Very good basic guide to what is
involved in choosing a web hosting company, and what
to look out for. US site, so no specific UK company
Page Design For Designers Many useful articles
and links. Try "Full Topic Index" for starters.
Hand Crafted Candles Brian & Lynne Steere's
company, established 1976, based in Norfolk, UK. Mail
the UK supplier of PKS copper garden tools, inspired
by the work of Viktor Schauberger. Site has an
introduction to his ideas and an explanation of the
suggested advantages of using copper tools.
Beads and jewellery, also with a shop in Hunters Bar,
Nowhere Liverpool's Radical & Community
Bookshop. Not-for-profit worker's co-operative
committed to social change. And you can order 1.5
million books online!
Hand-made soaps, Sheffield based, also mail order. No
animal oils used.
Island Postcards Tourist survival guides to the
Holistic Holidays In the Pilion Peninsula
in Greece, offering living-in-community guest weeks,
summer workshops, holistic holidays and retreats in
tranquil healing surroundings, near beautiful crystal
clear beaches. Nearest main town is Volos, also
less than 45 miles from the island of Skiathos. "Our
alternative holidays and special interest vacations in
Greece offer a summer programme of holistic workshops,
retreats, gatherings and family weeks with a
difference — the programme is set in the context of
community." This is where I ran my 2009 Circle Dance
Barrett's Greece Travel Guide Excellent
Creative Holidays is a new venture by
Stefan Freedman. For over 10 years, he and Bethan have
run dance courses on the Greek island of Paros. Now
Stefan is also hosting a range of other summer courses
with well established teachers. From September 1st -
8th 2013, there are Salsa, Bulgarian Singing, and Art.
From September 10th - 17th there are Songwriting,
Belly Dance, and Harmony Singing.
Universal Currency Converter Quick online
Arts Charles Beauchamp and Julieta Rubio.
Carnival arts - design, realisation, performance;
workshops - costumes, masks, floats, textiles.
Corcoran Former Skelmersdale, UK Circle Dance
teacher, now living in Whitianga, New Zealand.
Wicken London-based photographer - pics on site.
Gardiner London-based writer. Includes stories,
humour, and a sound sample of Kareve Yom (Giving and
Receiving) by Laurieston Hall's Clachanpluck (Circle
Julian Mount (aka: Julian the Juggler) Circus
Unlimited! based in Hemel Hempstead.
Julian also runs Big Top
Watson Personal site.
Wonderful World of the Midgecat. Midge The Cat
(now sadly deceased). There are some photos of me
somewhere on the site, with a less than flattering
Fantasy Art E-cards.
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