Recently I read this article, which explained how to set up Chrome for productivity. One extension I learned about that’s helped me increase my productivity is Raindrop. I’ve only been using it for a while, but I’ve found it to be a great way to increase my productivity in Chrome, so I wanted to explain how to install it and set it up on Chrome. [Read more…] about Improve Productivity in Google Chrome With Raindrop
I’m always looking for ways to track my time when I work on different writing projects, or even when I work for Apptical. I’ve used a few different time tracking apps. Recently I found a new one called Timeular. This one is different because there’s an optional Bluetooth device that pairs with it called a ZEI. In this blog post, I’ll explain more about Timeular and the ZEI device.
If you write for a living, it’s important to set yourself goals for how many words you want to write per day and per week. It’s also helpful to have a way to challenge yourself to meet those goals. Recently I found an interesting way to do just that using two websites – Draft and Beeminder. [Read more…] about Challenge Yourself to Meet Your Writing Goals with Draft and Beeminder
Recently, I discovered the website Dynalist. It’s like a more souped up version of Workflowy – it has a lot of the same features, but also a lot of other ones that I think make Dynalist better. In this post, I’ll discuss Dynalist, its features, and what makes it better than Workflowy. [Read more…] about Keep your ideas organized with Dynalist
One of the Christmas presents that I got this year that I’m really loving is my Amazon Echo Dot. I’ve found many different ways to use it, including a few that help me stay focused and productive when working from home. In this post, I’ll share some of the ways I use the Echo Dot when working from home. [Read more…] about Ways to Use the Echo Dot When Working From Home