How to: make great reference citations when editing Wikipedia

I don’t edit (or create) Wikipedia articles every day, so I never remember the syntax for writing a great reference citation. Not “how to cite a Wikipedia article” but “how to cite your source in a Wikipedia article”. So I’m making a cheat sheet that, maybe, I’ll be able to find easily. If it helps […]

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How to block auto-play video in Chrome

If you’ve ever visited a website with auto-play video and yelled in frustration as a result … this tip is for you. To disable auto-play plugins in Chrome, go to settings Type this in a browser tab: chrome://settings/ Or navigate to settings by clicking on the “hamburger” on the top right side of the browser […]

Feds set up internal consulting group for web projects, but what about contracts?

In announcing the new U.S. Digital Service (USDS), Chief Information Officer Steve VanRoekel told the Washington Post: “Think of this as [a team of] management consultants that helps you understand your gaps.” The Playbook is a next step for the digital president and a response to the disaster.[icopyright one button toolbar] There were gaping […]