Having Fun Online
There are a number of fun things to do on line and it does not require form of computer training at all. You could build your own online radio station of your special kinds of music on Pandora and listen to it all day long, watch, download and watch HD video on miro, or build a complete library of your favorite online videos in just few clicks on embedr.
Missing old friends? Can’t locate old class mates? Want to establish new contacts? If your answer is yes, you need to take advantage of the power of social networking via the Internet. A social network service focuses on building online communities of people who share interests and/or activities, or who are interested in exploring the interests and activities of others. Most social network services are web based and provide a variety of ways for users to interact, such as e-mail and instant messaging services. ASocial network site allows individuals to (1) construct a profile, (2) construct a list of other users with whom they share a connection, and (3) view and traverse their list of connections and those made by others within the system. There are many forms that begin with broadcasting yourself as in the following recommended social networking sites:
You can also go from just broadcasting yourself to building an online collaborative community. Each of these sites offers similar capabilities but the functionalities differ depending on what you want to do.
A Blogs is a place on the Internet where you express yourself. Short for weBlogs, it is a type of website, usually maintained by an individual with regular entries of commentary, opinions, descriptions of events, or other material such as pictures or video. Entries are commonly displayed in reverse-chronological order. My personal favorites and probably the best of them all are listed below:
Photo sharing is the publishing or transfer of a user's digital photos online, thus enabling the user to share them with others whether publicly or privately. You have probably used flickr or google’s Picassaweb but others that I personally recommend are:
A video hosting service allows individuals to upload video clips to an Internet website. The video host will then store the video on its server, and show different types of code to allow others to view or share it. Besides your Google and YouTube, there are other video sharing sites, some offering more space, functionalities and better picture and sound quality. Some like spike offers revenue earning potential. Other best video sharing sites are
A Web search engine or simply search engine is a tool designed to search for information on the World Wide Web. You have probably used Google, MSN and yahoo search engines but it is about time to discover even more to increase your chances of more or varying results:
Being a writer myself, I have found self publishing to be a life saver. It takes out the nightmares involved with traditional publishing which is a hassle for many especially new writers. You will find these self publishing like a haven from the brutal traditional book publishing companies. I have used them and vouch for their services.
Free email Services
Free email services that are more user friendly and offer even more robust capabilities. Weary of yahoo, hotmail and AOL that everyone has them? It’s time to step up your game with the free services of Zoho. Besides its superb email services, Zoho has other productivity, collaboration, and business applications like Zoho word processor, Zoho Share, Zoho meeting.
GMX gives you the freedom to manage all your email accounts on one interface and has the capability of sending an attachment up to the size of 50 MB.
If you have more than one email accounts, EPrompter can check them for you and your online experience will never be the same again.