Posts Tagged “tips”

  • Tips for Screencasting

    I've answered some questions about my own experience with creating screencasts recently. I'm not by any means the most prolific screencaster in the community, but I learned a lot creating 60 Tips with David Sparks for the iBookstore, and creating my own screencasts for Marked 2 and my blog. It seemed like the kind of info that might be of use to the world.…

  • A personal podcast feed for your audiobooks

    I have a guest post from Andreas Zeitler for you today. Andreas is one of the hosts of the German podcast Der √úbercast, and I'm happy to share this handy trick for liberating your audiobooks.…

  • Recap: Mar 26th, 2014

    Sponsor: TextExpander (Mar 13th) : Big thanks to TextExpander and Smile for their continued support. If you're not already using TextExpander, I think you're crazy.…

  • The atomic solution for Keep In Dock on Mavericks

    I lamented on Twitter and App.net that my Dock was no longer respecting "Keep in Dock," and hadn't for a while now. It turned out I was far from alone I heard from a lot of people having the same experience. One friend, Thomas Brand, offered a simple solution: delete the Dock preferences. It stung a bit --- it's the equivalent of "did you try rebooting?" --- but it worked and I'm grateful.…

  • Marked 2 tips: Long-form reading with Marked

    Marked 2 is great for live previews while you write Markdown, but it's also very handy for reading long form articles. There's a variety of themes to choose from and many features for quickly navigating through long pieces.…

  • Speedier file tagging in Mavericks

    As you might expect, I'm enthusiastically exploring Mavericks' file tagging. I looked into the state of the OpenMeta transition yesterday and found that many of the best OpenMeta tagging apps already have reasonable solutions, including Hazel, HoudahSpot, Leap and Yep. There are a few others that I'm not certain will ever get updates, but I have word that my favorite, Tags, should be getting some serious love soon.…