One of the great things about the internet is that today you do not have to rely on a website designer to build and control your website. A few years ago this was the case unless you knew how to program in HTML or other computer languages. With technology today there are far greater options out there. Systems known as content management systems that are website builder software platform that allow non technical people to build websites with no technical skills. That is correct allowing a user to manage all changes to their website or make additions to content, links, graphics, movies, pdf's, or even skins for the entire website all at the click of a button.Because no two website builder software systems are the same be sure when considering a content management system that you only use one that is built around search engines. What I mean by this is websites that rank high they must be constructed properly in order to achieve this. Many website builders are simply good at creating … [Read more...] about Content Management Systems – Website Builder Software
Imagine opening your appointment calendar software and asking the question, "When did I create my expense report this month?" and then being able to go to your appointment calendar and find the date on the appointment calendar in the monthly view. Hold it! The reason you can find the report on the appointment calendar is not for the reason you might be thinking.The date the report file was created is not on the calendar because you manually typed it in, no, it is on the calendar because you created the report and attached it to the calendar on that date. Not only is it attached to that date but you can also open it from that date with a simple menu selection!In following paragraphs, you will learn the details of how this feature works.First, you click on a date text box. Second, you select from a menu the option: "add an attachment" and then the appointment calendar software opens a dialog box that allows you to browse to the directory when your template file is located and then select … [Read more...] about Appointment Calendar Software – You Can Do That With My Expense Report?
Did you know there are a lot of software programs out there that are free for the downloading? Some of these are "demo" versions, meaning that you can try them for some period of time - typically 30 days - and then must buy them. But there are others available totally free. Here are five programs you might want to download and the web sites where they can be found.#1: First, there's a great suite of programs called OpenOffice.org. This should almost be treated as five free programs as it includes a word processing program, a spreadsheet program, a presentation program, a database program and even a draw program. You can check out and download this free suite of programs at http://www.openoffice.org.#2: Looking for an easier way to manage recipes, create shopping lists and plan parties? MyLife Recipes & Home Organizer can help you do all this and more. This smart, versatile program even lets you create an inventory of clothes, linen and utensils. You can find it at … [Read more...] about Five Neat, Free Software Programs
1. Make localization an integral part of the development process. Unfortunately, localization is sometimes only an afterthought, and this can lead to all kinds of problems, from cost overruns to the necessity of rewriting code. Therefore, a localization consultant should be involved in the project - even in its early stages when crucial decisions such as interface design are made.2. Support those foreign characters. Accents, umlauts, tildes - foreign languages use special characters that are not present in the English alphabet, and non-Latin alphabets pose different problems altogether. Make sure that your fonts support all the special characters of the language you have the software translated into. A good resource for multi-language font support issues is the home page of the Unicode consortium: http://www.unicode.org/.3. Avoid grammatical pitfalls We know that the grammatical structures of English can not simply be retained in a foreign language. English sentence structures lend … [Read more...] about Software Localization: Seven Important Rules
Increasing Sales and ProfitabilityThere are many factors that influence sales and profitability - some of which you have control over, some you don't. Competitors positions Market influences Taking advantage of special purchasing opportunities The ability to store and handle inventory efficiently Control of your expenses The customers perception of your company's value to them A quality sales force For the most part, competitor's positions and market influences are pretty much out of your control. However your purchasing people, when assisted by a computer system that is rich with historical information and easy to use, will be better equipped to make better purchasing decisions with our system.A good food distribution software package can also help control expenses and increase profitability in many ways. A fully integrated financial system along with good credit management, inventory control and purchasing tools will provide your management team with all the information they … [Read more...] about Utilizing Food Distribution Software to Help Increase Sales and Profitability for Your Company