Website Tips

  • Slowing down speed of scrolling marquee

    April 3, 2012

    To slow down the speed of a scrolling marquee, add the attribute, “scrolldelay= ” . The higher the number the slower the scroll and vice versa.

  • HTML code for horizontal line

    March 24, 2012

    If you want to put a horizontal line to separate items on your page it is simply the <hr> attribute. Here are some options you can add to your line: <hr attribute1=”..” attribute2=”..”> Inserts a horizontal line. Attributes: size=”..” ; the thickness of the line. color=”..” ; line color, Internet Explorer only. width=”..” ; the

  • Scrolling Marquee for testimonials

    I am working on a new site and wanted to have a section with scrolling testimonials. I found a great tip online at: http://www.web-source.net/web_design_tips/html_marquee_scrolling_text.htm If you are familiar with HTML code you can easily edit it.

  • Printing Powerpoint Handouts 4 to a page larger

    January 24, 2012

    When I would print 4 slides to a page in PowerPoint, the slides would sometimes come out too small to read. To print the 4 slides bigger on a page, go to your printer properties dialog box, then the “features” tab, and under “Pages per Sheet”, choose 4 pages per sheet. Β This will stretch the

  • Print queue won’t clear or delete

    My printer had a pending document that wouldn’t delete.  I googled how I could fix it and came up with a great answer that worked, so I’ll share it with anyone who also might have the same problem. go to your start menu, open the RUN window. (In Windows 7 its the “search programs and

  • To Limit the number of posts on a page in Word Press

    July 28, 2011

    To Limit the number of posts on a page in Word Press, go to to the Dashboard, then Settings, then Reading and here you can specify the number of posts displayed.

  • Putting in a contact form in Dreamweaver CS5

    July 21, 2011

    To put a contact form in Dreamweaver, visit the following links: http://www.thesitewizard.com/dreamweaver/dreamweaver-cs5-tutorial-8.shtml http://www.thesitewizard.com/wizards/feedbackform.shtml I just put one on a clients site and it works just great!  Thank you site wizard.

  • How to eliminate a program starting up in Windows XP

    July 8, 2011

    Find it in C:Documents and SettingsusernameStart MenuProgramsStartup, where username is your Windows logon name. Delete the shortcuts of any programs you don’t want to run on start-up. As with any shortcuts, when you delete them, you’re deleting only the shortcut, not the program itself.

  • Making a jpg image transparent

    July 7, 2011

    If you have a jpg file that has a white background, such as a logo with a tagline, the following steps can make the background of the picture transparent: 1. Open the file in Illustrator. 2. Copy the artwork 3. After copying the art in Illustrator, go to Photo Shop. 4. In Photo Shop go

  • Tired of getting a lot of spam?

    January 25, 2011

    At the bottom of many retail emails, there is an “unsubscribe” link that you can click on to take your email address off. Try it and see if you get less junk mail and spam!