Archive for the 'Graphics' Category

A Few More Of My Favourite Things

Stan -

Well, the Australian Grand Prix’s over. It was a lot more entertaining than Bahrain although Webber didn’t win but you get that! More of my favourite stuff. It’s often necessary for graphics, ebook covers, webpages, blogs etc to need photographs. They can be bought sometimes at a reasonable price from the usual places istock etc [...]

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More Free Traffic

Stan -

No matter what it is you plan to do on the the internet you will either need or want traffic. If it’s a business site then you need traffic whereas if it’s a social site like a sports club or some other non profit organisation you may want traffic but it’s not crucial. Non profit [...]

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Build Your List For Free

Stan -

Over the last couple of weeks or so I have increased the optins to one of my lists by about 500%! OK, it wasn’t a huge list to start with but never the less you’ve got to be happy with that. I am! So how did it happen, bearing in mind that it didn’t cost [...]

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New Video, Adwords Spy, Free Graphics Creator, Free eBook.

Stan -

As a blogger I make a good surfer! I know I am supposed to keep this thing rolling but I always seem to have so much else to do and now is no different but I must pause to let you know about a few things. Hence the long collection title of this post.  First thing. [...]

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More on Gimp 2.6

Stan -

Now that I’ve used Gimp 2.6 a little here’s my first dislike. By default all the ‘Utility’ windows, what was the Toolbox, layers and Brushes,Patterns etc dialogues, are on top by default. So any image window that is larger than the gap between them is behind these dialogues ergo you don’t see all of your [...]

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Gimp 2.6 – A Backward Step?

Stan -

OK, it’s taken me a while to get around to looking at the new Gimp and my first impression was disappointment! The Toolbox menu has gone and with it the Xtns menu! It took me a little while but I’ve found the inhabitants of the X’d Xtns menu and File menu. ‘Buttons’, ‘Logos’, ‘Patterns’ and [...]

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Who Else Wants Free Open Source Software For Windows?

Stan -

Free? Can’t be any good then! Wrong! The quality, availability and range of free open source software for windows is excellent and rivals, if not betters some commercial software. So what kind of software is available? Just about anything you can think of. I don’t intend to list all that’s available because it would take [...]

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Blog Posts and Videos – Bee in my Bonnet!

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Not so long ago people were complaining about how they got too much email and how it distracted them from getting on with the things they needed to do. Join a few lists, as we all must do and you inevitably get bombarded with lotsa emails. Some of the people who were complaining about the [...]

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Graphics Videos

Stan -

To quote ‘someone’ famous I’ve done it again! Neglected my blog that is! What with the problem with my neck and shoulder and other stuff, namely life, the time has just flown by. The problem with my neck and shoulder is improving though, thanks for asking. So, to get back to where I should be [...]

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Gimp Videos Nickel Sale Ends

Stan -

That’s it the Nickel Sale is over. The Graphics Videos at gimpvideos.com are now at their normal price of $27. This still represents great value at only $2.25 per video. I know from comments I’ve received and read on various forums that a lot of people get Gimp, it’s free after all but then struggle [...]

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