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Who Says Star Wars Isn’t Applicable To Your Startup Business?

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13 Star Wars & George Lucas Quotes:

“A long time ago in a galaxy far far away…” – Some of the best quotes were born from a very successful multi-media franchise. Star Wars (and its unmatched fandom) has been around since 1977 making viewers laugh, cry and everything in between with its strong characters and tales of courage. Here are our favourite quotes from the epic space flick and its creator, George Lucas. May the force be with you in all of your startup business pursuits!

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Hacks, Productivity

9 Google Search Hacks You’re Going To Wish You New Sooner

Google is full of little gems.

You’ve already seen us uncover the best hacks of both Google Calendar,  Gmail, and Chrome Extensions, now we’re moving right along to Google Search!

We’ve found 9 things we bet you didn’t know you could do with Google Search and we’re guessing you will soon be wondering how you ever lived without them.

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Business, Marketing, Social Media

50 Shocking Social Media Statistics You Need to See To Believe

Social media is essential for every small business.

Just think about it for a minute.

There are an estimated 1.59 billion people on Facebook per month, 1.85 million people active on Twitter on any given day and 100 million users on Pinterest.

If you want to find new customers of any kind, chances are they will be on social media. Heck, even farmers in Kuwait use Instagram to sell their sheep. Want to know a few more unusual and shocking social media statistics? Read on!

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Apps, Hacks, Productivity

These 11 Google Chrome Extensions Will Change The Way You Internet

While we’re on a roll with the whole Google Chrome thing, today we’re going to share our all time favourite extensions to make your Chrome run faster, easier and more effectively. There are hundreds of apps available in the Google Web Store and it can be hard to weed out the winners from the vast sea of plugins. We did the hard work for you and are sharing the tried and true extensions we use everyday at Data Nerds HQ. We wold love to hear your favourite extensions as well so let us know what they are in the comments below! We could probably squeeze one or two more into our bar before it gets overloaded. 😉

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Hacks, Productivity

8 Google Chrome Hacks You Need To Be Using

Did you know that as of March 2015, Chrome is the #1 browser used throughout the US? That means about one third of our readers (34.7% to be exact) choose Chrome as their main may to access the internet. Here at Data Nerds HQ, we couldn’t agree more that Chrome is the best when it comes to browsing the web easily and effectively and our goal by the end of this 2 part post is to get the rest of you right on board with us!

Many of you are probably wondering, “Well, what’s the difference between Safari, Internet Explorer and Chrome? Don’t they all just let you access the internet?”, well essentially, yes but it’s how they let you access (and experience) the internet that makes all the difference!

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Apps, Email, Hacks, Productivity

20 New Google Calendar Hacks For The New Year

Who doesn’t need a few new hacks to get off on the right foot this new year? Since our Gmail Optimization post was such a success and so many of you loved the tips we uncovered, we’ve decided to keep up with this series. So today we have 20 new Google Calendar Hacks to share with you for the new year!

One of the best parts about this Google series is that you can use a lot the tricks together to get an even bigger productivity boost. For example, the first item on this list will teach you how to use your Gmail as an appointment book which will sync seamlessly with your Google Calendar. So get ready to be super organized, productive and always on the ball this year – and maybe even keep one of your New Years resolutions!

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You’re Only 11 Clicks Away From An Optimized Gmail Inbox

Joshua

As of May 2015, there is an estimated 900 million Gmail users all over the world, and we’re willing to bet over 75% of them don’t know how to tap into its optimal performance. Whether you use the desktop version of this popular email platform or are one of the 1 billion people who have downloaded it from Google Play, these settings, plug-ins and tricks will have you well on your way to an optimized gmail inbox in only 11 quick clicks. So get ready to spend less time sifting through spam and more time getting things done!

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Apps, Blogging, Business, Company, Content, Marketing

The 18 WordPress Plugins No Blog Should Ever Be Without

Joshua

Ever find yourself browsing through Wordpress plugins, trying to figure out which ones you should install to bring your blog to the next level of awesomeness? Well, you’re not alone. We’ve all found ourselves there, aimlessly flipping through page after page of apps, wondering which one will work best, which is optimal for your type of website and which one will give us the most bang for our buck.

Ain’t nobody got time for that.

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Advertising, Business, Company, Hacks, Marketing, Social Media

40 Social Media Hacks in One Sentence or Less

40 Social Media Hacks
Joshua

If you’re in the social media biz, or even if you’re not, you’ve probably read a couple of blog posts about optimizing your social media feeds. It’s a pretty popular topic right now, especially since most people on Facebook or Twitter want to gain followers, increase engagement and get themselves or their brand noticed.

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Business, Marketing, Social Media

Google’s Alphabet, Easy as ABC.

Google and Alphabet
Joshua

It’s probably a bit of an understatement to say Google has undergone some pretty major changes in the past 24 hours. Not only has Sundar Pichai been appointed the new CEO, but they’ve also somehow created something even bigger than Google itself.  Now if you’ve only seen bits and pieces of this floating around your social media feeds, you may be a bit confused about what just happened. Well let us introduce you to Google’s Alphabet — or is it Alphabet’s Google?

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