Everyday Amazon Shopping Tips

My Amazon home page.

Regardless of the time of year, we have shopping needs whether it’s grocery items or that special gift. Now, some people prefer to just shop during special sales events such as Amazon Prime Days, Cyberweek, or a daily deal. However, I think better savings can be achieved with a slow and steady approach. And while Prime is optional, a Smile is recommended.


How to Check Excel Cells for Specific Text

Not long ago, a friend challenged a comment I made. It had to do with word choices and if people use one verb more than others. In this article, I’ll show you how to tell if an Excel cell contains specific text. We’ll test this out using a series of questions people posed to Google.


Excel Flash Fill Learns By Example

Excel flash fill examples and patterns.

Learn how to easily manipulate cell entries with Excel Flash Fill. The feature doesn’t rely on formulas or coding. You simply have to find a pattern and Excel’s machine learning does the rest.

How to Add a Watermark in Word

Custom watermark with saved gallery item.

Recently, I sent an article to a friend for review. Instead of discussing the document, he wanted to know about the “ghost text.” I was perplexed until I realized he wanted to learn how to insert a watermark in Microsoft Word that read Draft. And with a little more effort, you can create a custom text or picture watermark.