If you have more than a couple of files to rename then A Better Finder Rename is an app you’ll find very helpful. I use it frequently. Here’s an intro to the app, showing how to make filenames lower case.
What say you can’t see the images in a document? Wouldn’t it be great if the images were replaced by text instead! Here’s how to add alternate text to images if you’re writing with Word 2011 for Mac, as explained by guest author Rachel McAlpine.
If you use BBEdit at all then buy Take Control of BBEdit, either for a head start or as a tune-up for your existing work habits. And if you write or work with web sites then BBEdit itself is also a must-have app.
Sick of dragging down a spreadsheet to fill numbers, dates or formulas? Guest author Helen Hancox explains how she uses Microsoft Excel’s Fill Series command to add unique numbers to thousands of rows in a spreadsheet — all without needing to drag down or select anything beforehand.
If you have a gift code for an app in the App Store don’t try to use the code as part of the checkout process or you’ll end up paying full price. Instead Redeem the code before you do anything else. Here’s how.
An outline is a great tool for planning — it lets you move chunks of supporting text around while you keep a clear view of structure. Guest author Christine Golden explains how she uses Curio to help plan websites with its outlining function.