OS X: Keyboard shortcuts

I love my Mac world. Literally copied/pasted from Apple’s site for all the INCREDIBLY USEFUL keyboard shortcuts to do things on your Mac by pressing a combination of keys on your keyboard. Using keyboard shortcuts To use a keyboard shortcut, press a modifier key at the same time as a character key. For example, pressing the…

Web Safe Fonts

BIG SHOUT OUT TO CSSFONTSTACK.com for putting this together! What are Web Safe Fonts? Web safe fonts are fonts that are pre-installed by many operating systems. While not all systems have the same fonts installed, you can use a web safe font stack to choose several fonts that look similar, and are installed on the…

WordPress 4.0 in a nutshell

Welcome to WordPress 4.0 Thank you for updating! WordPress 4.0 brings you a smoother writing and management experience. Version 4.0 What’s NewCreditsFreedoms https://videopress.com/v/bUdzKMro Manage your media with style Explore your uploads in a beautiful, endless grid. A new details preview makes viewing and editing any amount of media in sequence a snap. Working with embeds has…

WCAG 2.0 Checklist

Special thanks again to WebAIM for developing this WCAG 2.0 Checklist for HTML documents http://webaim.org/standards/wcag/checklist NOTE: The following is NOT the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0. It is, however, a simple checklist that presents our recommendations for implementing HTML-related principles and techniques for those seeking WCAG 2.0 conformance. Guidelines for using this checklist: This checklist cannot be used…

Website Checklist for Section 508 Compliancy

Special thanks to WEBAIM.org for publishing the first real extensive easy to navigate list of compliancy with simple Pass/Fail explanations. GREAT JOB! Original found here: http://webaim.org/standards/508/checklist Part 1: HTML The following standards are excerpted from Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, §1194.22. The pass/fail criteria in this document represent an interpretation of Section 508 web standards. This…

Website: How-to

How your site works Your website is made up of a group of files and directories, much like the Documents folder on your home computer. In this case, though, everyone in the world can see some of your files. To give you an idea of how the directories and files work, we’ll look at a…

New domains available

Hundreds of new domain extensions have now become available to the general public! Go to web.broekmancomm.com to buy your domain!! This gives brands, companies, individuals and organizations ability to own shorter domains! BE SAVVY NOW! MORE COMING SOON Like .LUXURY & others! For instance, we just purchased these: Broekman.agency Broekman.marketing NEW GLTDS now available in 2014:…

pakua

I am truly grateful for discovering the Pa Kua community. Pa Kua is a traditional Chinese philosophy, an internal-focused martial art similar to Tai Chi Chuan and Hsing I Chuan. Pa Kua is taught through a belt/level system and includes Martial Arts, Self Defense, Ancient Weapons, Reflexology, Energy Ways and Ch’ien-Chi-Kua. Known most for agile, varied…

how to share a google drive document

How to share With Google Drive, you can share files — like documents, images, and PDFs — without having to email them as attachments. Sharing is as easy as indicating which email addresses or mailing lists should have access to a given file. Share a file with an email address or mailing list Go to drive.google.com.…

Configuring DNS for your GoDaddy email in cPanel

Big shout out to GoDaddy customer support for constantly empowering clients like me to effectively do our jobs! After migrating a domain from another Godaddy account, unbeknowst to me we inherited DNS settings for legacy GoDaddy email. Gotta clear the cnames and start adding everything below so it matches this exactly. Figure this, to save $30,…

Guide to Non-Profit Marketing in 2015

I run a boutique marketing agency with a presence in Los Angeles and Newport Beach serving non-profit clientele throughout the US, Canada, Europe and the Middle East. I’m passionate about providing my “champagne marketing on a beer budget” for-profit/corporate resources, tools & experience and assist non-profits and start-ups to “catch up” to their perceived competitors.…

Blast Email / Email Blast / Email Marketing campaigns

BROEKMAN communications has been at the forefront for developing custom tailored blast email programs. In addition to working on marketing automation campaigns with aWeber, Salesforce, Zoho and other platforms, we’ve mastered Constant Contact, MyEmma and Mail Chimp to create email marketing campaigns. Keys to Success: – Strategy: Have a plan of desired outcomes and reverse…

How to change your YouTube channel art

Updating your channel has gotten even easier. Check out the boilerplate courtesy of YouTube. Change and delete YouTube channel art Learn how to remove or swap out your channel art Give your channel a custom look and feel by selecting channel art. Channel art can be used to brand your channel’s identity and give your…

Highlights of WordPress 3.9 updates

Welcome to WordPress 3.9 Thank you for updating! WordPress 3.9 has lots of refinements we think you’ll love. Version 3.9 What’s NewCreditsFreedoms A smoother media editing experience Improved visual editing The updated visual editor has improved speed, accessibility, and mobile support. You can paste into the visual editor from your word processor without wasting time to clean…

GoDaddy new Linux web hosting with cpanel

We recently set up a few new accounts with GoDaddy and have had an overall really positive experience with the revamping of all WEB HOSTING packages. We understand how some found GoDaddy’s custom interfaces confusing, well now Godaddy has leveled the playing field with a really nice User Interface including Linux Web Hosting with cPanel,…