These Websites Will Save Your Life.

If you like this presentation – show it...

Slide 0

These Websites Will Save Your Life.

Slide 1

These Websites Will Save Your Life. (They probably won’t save your life)

Slide 2

These Websites Will Save Your Life.

Slide 3

These Websites Will Save Your Life. You Time,

Slide 4

These Websites Will Save Your Life. Increase Your Productivity, You Time,

Slide 5

These Websites Will Save Your Life. Increase Your Productivity, Make Your Day a Little Better… You Time,

Slide 6


Slide 7

Where does it go?

Slide 8

It slips through our fingers,

Slide 9

Slide 10

Slide 11

The solution?

Slide 12

The following websites will save you time…

Slide 13

Rescue Time https://www.rescuetime.com/

Slide 14

Rescue Time tells you exactly how much time you spend doing what on your computer. Knowledge is power. Change your habits. https://www.rescuetime.com/

Slide 15

Write or Die http://writeordie.com/

Slide 16

‘I feel bad procrastinating, but there are no consequences.’ Now there are. Everything from alarming spiders to Grumpy Cat http://writeordie.com/

Slide 17

Ninite https://ninite.com/

Slide 18

Software is great, but it always needs installing and updating. Tell Ninite what you want and it will do everything in one go – hassle free. https://ninite.com/

Slide 19

We’ve saved some time – what about money?

Slide 20

The following websites will save you money…

Slide 21

Skyscanner http://www.skyscanner.net/

Slide 22

The jetsetter’s best friend! Skyscanner will find you the cheapest flights, hotels, and care hire. Why search yourself when the bots will do it for you! http://www.skyscanner.net/

Slide 23

Say No to 0870 http://www.saynoto0870.com/

Slide 24

You don’t have to dial an 0870 number if you don’t want to. Most companies have a local number you can call instead. Cut your phone bill right now! http://www.saynoto0870.com/

Slide 25

Camel Camel Camel http://uk.camelcamelcamel.com

Slide 26

Ever wanted to get something online but never knew the right time to buy? Track prices here and choose the right time to jump in and save a packet! http://uk.camelcamelcamel.com

Slide 27

It’s not all about the money. We can help the environment too.

Slide 28

The following website will save the trees…

Slide 29

Print Friendly http://www.printfriendly.com/

Slide 30

PrintFriendly’s helpful tool takes websites and gets rid of all the stuff you never wanted to print in the first place: save paper, save ink, save the world. http://www.printfriendly.com/

Slide 31

We’re like James Bond, but we’re saving the world one web-page at a time

Slide 32

WARNING: That may make you a Person of Interest

Slide 33

The solution?

Slide 34

The following website will save your data from being kept in big CIA-style vaults by Google* *This accusation is somewhat unsubstantiated

Slide 35

Duck Duck Go https://duckduckgo.com/

Slide 36

This search engine doesn’t track you, it gives you intelligent answers, and it’s full of lovely designerly white space. https://duckduckgo.com/

Slide 37

That’s one way to reduce stress levels.

Slide 38

That’s one way to reduce stress levels. Here’s another one…

Slide 39

The following website will save you turning it off and on again

Slide 40

Speed Test http://www.speedtest.net/

Slide 41

Instead of going straight for a reset, find out how fast your internet actually is. Then you can take it up directly with your service provider. http://www.speedtest.net/

Slide 42

In fact there are lots of websites out there that will help to keep stress at a minimum

Slide 43

The following websites will save your sanity

Slide 44

Do Nothing for 2 Minutes http://www.donothingfor2minutes.com/

Slide 45

Because let’s be honest, sometimes you just need to take 2. http://www.donothingfor2minutes.com/

Slide 46

The Useless Web http://www.theuselessweb.com/

Slide 47

Or sometimes you need to look at pictures of skateboarding cats for five minutes. http://www.theuselessweb.com/

Slide 48

Simply Noise http://www.simplynoise.com/

Slide 49

When you get working again, why not do it to the gentle sound of the waves, or the pitter patter of rain on the window. Block those distractions. http://www.simplynoise.com/

Slide 50

Down for Everyone or just me? http://downforeveryoneorjustme.com/

Slide 51

If it’s down for everyone, you have no choice but to make a cup of tea and put your feet up. http://downforeveryoneorjustme.com/

Slide 52

Midomi http://www.midomi.com/

Slide 53

If you have a song in your head and you can’t remember the name, hum it at Midomi and find out what you’ve been singing these last few days. http://www.midomi.com/

Slide 54

And if it seems like all is lost, try thinking outside the box

Slide 55

Oblique Strategies http://stoney.sb.org/eno/oblique.html

Slide 56

With curve ball strategies on tap, you’ll never be short of inspiration again. http://stoney.sb.org/eno/oblique.html

Slide 57

That’s all there is.

Slide 58

That’s all there is. Now go save the world.