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Automatically Post to Twitter, Facebook and More

Automatically Post to Twitter, Facebook and More

In the past you had to jump through some hoops to get your posts sent directly to your affiliated Facebook or Twitter accounts.  Well, not anymore.  Jetpack was upgraded today to version 2.0 which includes a very powerful sharing tool … Continue reading

November 8, 2012 | By | Reply More
Changing your “by-line” name in your posts

Changing your “by-line” name in your posts

Do you have a nickname you prefer to go by? Or do you want just your first name to show when you post? No sweat. Click on your name on the upper-right corner of the page from the dashboard to … Continue reading

October 8, 2012 | By | Reply More
Need a Proofreader?

Need a Proofreader?

I recently stumbled upon this proofreading option within the profile options in WordPress.  I tend to write a post when the moment strikes and even though my computer’s OS picks up on most typos, I am loving the build in … Continue reading

October 5, 2012 | By | Reply More
Jetpack in your dashboard

Jetpack in your dashboard

So what’s the deal with having “Jetpack” in your dashboard other than knowing that is where you go to find your blog stats now? Well, there is a lot of functionality there that you can take advantage of.  An extra … Continue reading

October 5, 2012 | By | Reply More
MyFIT Unavailable tomorrow from 7-8am

MyFIT Unavailable tomorrow from 7-8am

FIT Community: IT for FIT needs to install critical security upgrades to MyFIT on Sep. 13 from 7am-8am.  During this time, MyFIT will be unavailable. Thank you for your patience as we continue to upgrade FIT systems Users should not reply directly to this email, but should send any comments to techhelp@fitnyc.edu IT 4 FIT […]

September 12, 2012 | By | Reply More
iPhone 5 Announcement Today

iPhone 5 Announcement Today

For all of our Apple lovers out there today is the day that Apple will announce the new LTE iPhone5. Some say the screen might be bigger, perhaps a little taller?  The world will have to wait and see…….

September 12, 2012 | By | Reply More
Lynda.com Special Faculty Event Tomorrow, Aug 23rd 11-12

Lynda.com Special Faculty Event Tomorrow, Aug 23rd 11-12

Please join Jennifer Jortiner, company rep for Lynda.com.  The demo will cover how to play, pause, and rewind tutorials while learning at your own pace; watch one tutorial at a time or a whole course.  Come learn about software from Adobe, Apple, Microsoft, and more.  This overview is for faculty beginners to expert. Thursday, August […]

August 22, 2012 | By | Reply More
Lynda.com for FIT Alumni

Lynda.com for FIT Alumni

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Will the Lynda.com upgrade be available to graduating seniors of 2012 later on? Or will it only be available to current students? Thanks, Rony Patzan Answer: Hi Rony, Thanks so much for your email, we are pretty excited about the upgrade with Lynda.com and are glad to hear that […]

May 18, 2012 | By | Reply More