ELEVEN STEPS TO A PERFECT LOGO

“Eleven Steps to a Perfect Logo” has good tips.

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THE PERFECT LOGO

“Eleven Steps to a Perfect Logo” is a quick visual guide. Find it by searching on that phrase.

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PERIODIC TABLE OF TYPEFACES

“Periodic Table of Typefaces” has the same look as the Periodic Table of the elements but with type instead of chemical elements. “H” stands for Helvetica instead of hydrogen. The sample letters are in the appropriate typeface. To find it, type the name into Google or your favorite search engine.

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FREE PICTURES

There are more than 35 million Getty images available for use by business. Now, over 12 million of them are free to the rest of us.

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NOTES AND NOTS

Cyberlink’s “YouNote,” a new free app at the Windows  app store, is fun and even useful. It’s a virtual notebook for collecting notes and pictures and putting them in pockets of interest. We found it fun to collect notes this way under different topics, like recipe books, travel, sports, etc. Add the pictures, cartoons and scribbles and some of our notes are cute enough to use as scrapbook pages or greeting cards. The program works with regular or touch screen PCs using Windows 8. But, alas, all is not yet perfect in this infinitely perfectible universe: There are other ways to skin Schrodinger’s cat. YouNote is missing some key features found in the older and massively popular Evernote, a free […]

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HOLIDAY GREETINGS

Buncee.com is a free site for making digital scrapbooks and greetings. What makes it different from a lot of other greeting card or scrapbook programs is the ability to drop in YouTube videos as well as photos from Instagram, Google and Flickr.

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EDITING A PDF

Documents in “PDF” format normally can’t be edited. The whole point of the format is to save a file – be it a letter or a magazine – as it originally looked. But sometimes the PDF is a long boring document and you only want a couple of pages.

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ACCESSORIES FOR ARTISTS

If you’re an artist, or like the game “Draw Something,” chances are you’re using a stylus, a special pen that makes it easier to draw on the iPad (though you could draw with a finger). Frankly, most of these styluses seem the same to us. But the “Pogo Connect Paint Brush” is something different. It looks and acts like a brush, only it’s digital.

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A NONPROFIT WEBSITE

We heard from a church secretary whose job it is to create a website. She doesn’t know how to do that and wondered if we’re sticking with our previous recommendation, Yola.com. We’re re-thinking that.

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FREE COMICS

Tapastic.com has free comics. You can read them and publish your own. We liked the “Summer Love” series.

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