SaaS for content creators

From Chaos to a Productive Workflow Using SaaS

The world of software-as-a-service (SaaS) is expanding rapidly, many services promise productive workflow using Saas.With the convenience and cost-effectiveness of SaaS, it has become an indispensable tool. However, the abundance of SaaS solutions also brings chaos from managing multiple subscriptions across platforms. This results in inefficiencies, confusion, increased costs and vulnerabilities. In this article, I chronicle my personal journey of accumulating over 100 SaaS subscriptions, the ensuing chaos and how I eventually streamlined my stack after strategic interventions.

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Ocenaudio Audio Editor and Recorder is a Hidden Jewel

There are many great options for audio production for podcasters and musicians, and Ocenaudio audio editor and recorder is one of them. In the ever-evolving world of digital audio production, finding a tool that balances ease of use with a robust set of features is key for both beginners and seasoned professionals. This blog post aims to introduce you to Ocenaudio, highlight its key features, guide you through its installation process across various operating systems, and offer a brief tutorial on basic audio editing tasks.

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Powerful Command Line Tools to Install WordPress

Below is an index of my blog posts on using command line tools to install WordPress on a VPS (Virtual Private Server). Over the past few years I have written nearly a dozen posts on this topic. In February 2024, I completed a major content refresh for most of my past articles, making them more relevant and recent. This post is a good way to re-introduce those blog articles.

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Introducing the helpful Server Management Panel Series

Learn all about the Server Management Panel Series in this blog post. You will find a list of blog posts on this topic that I have published over the years: Think of this as in Index page of sorts. I understood from some hard lessons, the importance of having a reliable and efficient server management panel, both for managing my author site and for gaathastory It can make or break your website’s performance and overall user experience. The list below hopefully will help you avoid my error prone learning curve.
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3 year Experience with Coconics Enabler Budget Laptop – a disappointment

My choice for laptop was the Coconics Enabler budget laptop when I embarked on my journey to support “Make in India” products. This was in March 2021, I was looking for a device  was budget-friendly yet deliverd efficient companion for my writing and creative consulting work. Three years down the line, my experience has been a roller-coaster of highs and lows, leading to some crucial learnings about purchasing budget laptops in India. I hope to shed some light on what you can expect from budget laptops like the Coconics Enabler and others in the sub-20,000 INR category.

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Exploring the unfulfilled Need for WordPress Alternatives

In this post, we will explore the need for WordPress alternatives, and discuss some alternatives in the open source content management system space. WordPress offers a user-friendly interface, a vast library of plugins and themes, and a supportive community. However, WordPress may not always be the best fit for every website development project. In this post, we will discuss some alternative content management systems to WordPress, including open source alternatives to WordPress for website.

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Is a computer upgrade Worth the Investment?

When is a computer upgrade worth the investment? I will try and answer this question using the price of electricity. Welcome to the world of technology, where the allure of the latest computer hardware is hard to resist. Promises of enhanced performance and reduced power consumption make upgrading seem like the obvious choice. But, let’s pause and consider the cost implications before we jump on the upgrade bandwagon.

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Navigating through confusing Maze of Multiple Image Formats

Have you ever tried finding a specific photo on your device, only to get lost in a sea of duplicates and varying image formats? You’re not alone. In our digital age, images are everywhere – from capturing memories to creating content for websites and social media. But with the rise of technology, we’re now facing a new challenge – the overwhelming number of image formats. Let’s dive into this issue and explore some strategies to tackle this issue.
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What are Zone Identifier Files, How to Deal With Them ?

Have you ever wonder what are Zone Identifier files (identified as zone.identifier)? I came across them in the Windows Subsystem for Linux over the past few months. These files can be seen as an overhead, an irritant, or a cause for concern. I first encountered these files when I started using WSL (Ubuntu) on Windows 10. Upon exploring further, it dawned that these files are created when data is synced across different computers and cloud storage, especially for users transitioning from Linux or Mac to Windows. While they can be annoying, there are ways to manage them, such as deleting them or setting up a cron job. Understanding and managing these files is part of the journey for long-time Linux and Mac users returning to the Windows world.

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Can a New User Access Old WhatsApp Messages with the Same Phone Number?

When you change your phone number linked to WhatsApp, can a new user access old WhatsApp messages? WhatsApp has become an integral part of our daily communication, and data privacy is a growing concern for many users. One common question that arises is whether a new user can access old messages if they start using a phone number previously associated with another WhatsApp account. In this blog post, we will explore the factors that may affect access to old messages and discuss the potential implications of such a scenario.

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Notable Forks of Slackware Linux, Oldest Surviving Linux Distro

In this post, we will take a look at some notable forks of Slackware Linux. Recently, I published a post that honoured Slackware Linux, one of the oldest surviving Linux distributions. While Slackware is appreciated by advanced Linux users for its simplicity, stability and adherence to UNIX philosophies, it is often considered as a “Hard to master” distribution for beginners. Possible reasons include its minimalist approach, less out-of-the-box functionality, and limited automated tools compared to modern Linux distributions.

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How to send link to audio Files

Is there a way to send link to audio files instead of sending the actual audio? This intriguing question, posed by a member of a Facebook group for startups and entrepreneurs, sparked my curiosity and led me to conduct a series of tests. The goal? To find the most efficient methods to record and share audio files , instead of recording the audio and sending it to the recipient.

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