Tips and guides

How-to tips, tutorials and case studies to help improve your (or your business's) productivity.

Five power tips for working with PDFs

Five power tips for working with PDFs

Here are five things you might not know about Nitro Pro, the popular alternative to Acrobat.
Jun 28 2017, 7:00AM
What the New Payments Platform will mean for business

What the New Payments Platform will mean for business

The NPP is expected by the end of the year and it should be good news for every business. Here's what you need to know.
Jun 27 2017, 7:23AM
Your money-saving guide to global roaming

Your money-saving guide to global roaming

We compare the costs of global roaming services, explain the other options, and provide some money-saving travel tips.
Jun 26 2017, 9:53AM
Choosing the right mobile strategy to protect your business

Choosing the right mobile strategy to protect your business

Make sure you don't lose data or customers by setting the right policies for the use of mobile devices in your business.
Jun 19 2017, 1:13PM
How to recover deleted emails in Gmail

How to recover deleted emails in Gmail

Don't panic if you can't find an email in Gmail – follow these steps instead.
Jun 13 2017, 7:00AM
Here comes Amazon: six survival tips for retailers

Here comes Amazon: six survival tips for retailers

Find out which retail sectors will be affected by Amazon's entry into the broader Australian market – and how to coexist with the giant.
Jun 12 2017, 3:35PM
Seven Square features to help boost business

Seven Square features to help boost business

The payment system has added features to improve customer service, help you get paid more quickly and more.
Jun 5 2017, 9:15PM
The 2016-17 tax changes you need know

The 2016-17 tax changes you need know

With the end of financial year fast approaching, a tax specialist explains the good and bad news for businesses.
May 30 2017, 11:00PM
Ransomware survival guide

Ransomware survival guide

What to do if your PC or network has been infected by GoldenEye, WannaCry or other ransomware.
May 21 2017, 6:00AM
Remove malware from your PC in three steps

Remove malware from your PC in three steps

Is your computer slowing down or acting strangely? It might be malware. Here’s how to get rid of it.
May 17 2017, 5:50PM
Ransomware defence guide

Ransomware defence guide

Six steps to protecting your PC or network against GoldenEye, WannaCry and other ransomware.
May 15 2017, 12:05AM
How to wipe a computer easily and securely

How to wipe a computer easily and securely

Ensure that all your personal and business data is gone before you sell or throw out a computer.
May 5 2017, 12:00PM
How to customise Windows' defaults

How to customise Windows' defaults

Our detailed guide shows how to change Windows 10's default programs, file associations, email, search, printer and device settings.
Apr 22 2017, 6:00AM
Up and running with Linux's most useful commands

Up and running with Linux's most useful commands

Get to know the Linux command line with these common tasks.
Apr 21 2017, 1:49PM
How to reach new customers through social influencers

How to reach new customers through social influencers

Word-of-mouth advertising can become viral if you approach the right people the right way, according to a PR guru.
Apr 19 2017, 5:00PM
How to install an SSD and boost PC performance

How to install an SSD and boost PC performance

Your guide to installing a solid state drive and transferring files from the old disk – without having to re-install Windows.
Apr 12 2017, 7:24PM
Five free Windows 10 privacy tools

Five free Windows 10 privacy tools

Want to protect your privacy following revelations about what data Windows 10 is collecting about you? Here are five tools that may help.
Apr 7 2017, 2:45PM
What is agile?

What is agile?

We explain the method behind this relatively new approach to managing projects and processes.
Apr 6 2017, 1:45PM
Six reasons to change your passwords right now

Six reasons to change your passwords right now

We know it’s boring, but trust us, you need to do this now. Here's why – and how.
Apr 4 2017, 4:30PM
Are your SEO efforts being sabotaged?

Are your SEO efforts being sabotaged?

How 'negative' search engine optimisation can significantly reduce your website's traffic – and how you can fight back.
Apr 3 2017, 5:23PM

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