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How Do I Remove My Browser Internet Cookies?
If you are concerned about web sites being able to track your repeated visits, then here is how to erase and prevent

Instant Message Jargon 2013: a Dictionary of Modern Text Message Terms
The worlds of text messaging, email, and online discussions have spawned hundreds of bizarre jargon words. The English language has indeed been kicked in the stomach, and here are the culprits of 2013: the Top Acronyms of Text Messaging and Online Chat...

Instant Message Jargon 2013: a Dictionary of Modern Text Message Terms
The worlds of text messaging, email, and online discussions have spawned hundreds of bizarre jargon words. The English language has indeed been kicked in the stomach, and here are the culprits of 2013: the Top Acronyms of Text Messaging and Online Chat...

Instant Message Jargon 2013: a Dictionary of Modern Text Message Terms
The worlds of text messaging, email, and online discussions have spawned hundreds of bizarre jargon words. The English language has indeed been kicked in the stomach, and here are the culprits of 2013: the Top Acronyms of Text Messaging and Online Chat...

Instant Message Jargon 2013: a Dictionary of Modern Text Message Terms
The worlds of text messaging, email, and online discussions have spawned hundreds of bizarre jargon words. The English language has indeed been kicked in the stomach, and here are the culprits of 2013: the Top Acronyms of Text Messaging and Online Chat...

Instant Message Jargon 2013: a Dictionary of Modern Text Message Terms
The worlds of text messaging, email, and online discussions have spawned hundreds of bizarre jargon words. The English language has indeed been kicked in the stomach, and here are the culprits of 2013: the Top Acronyms of Text Messaging and Online Chat...

What Is 'WRT'? What Does WRT Mean? - Meaning of WRT
You see the expression 'WRT' in online conversations. But what exactly does WRT mean? About.com explains...

What Does OOAK Mean? - Internet for Beginners
This is internet shorthand for saying - This thing is very rare. OOAK is commonly used when trying to sell something online.

Internet Research for Beginners, 2014 (i.e. How Not to Embarrass Yourself When You Quote Web Pages)
10 seconds with Google is NOT proper research. Nor is quoting wikipedia when you claim that oil spills cause cancer. True Internet research involves research techniques and a critical thinking mindset. Here is how intelligent people research online...

VPN Services that Do Not Log Activity
The Best VPN Services for File Sharers, 2013

Password Management: 4 Outstanding Tools
Are you feeling overwhelmed with all the passwords you need to remember? Do you participate in many different online forums or web services like eBay and PayPal? Do you need to keep all these passwords under control? Here are four very useful password tools that you might find helpful...

Everybody Should Learn These Basics
An introduction to the internet and the world wide web (with all the boring parts left out)

What Is 'MUTE' File Sharing?
What Is 'MUTE' File Sharing? - An Alternative to Bit Torrent Downloading

What Does the Expression TC Mean on the Internet?
You see the expression. Internet for Beginners.

The Coolest Websites of 2011
Here they are: the

The Top Internet Jargon Terms, 2014
ROFL, BISLY, IIRC, BTAIM: the world of internet and text messaging can be cryptic at first. But it doesn't take long to learn these many bizarre expressions. About.com has a list of the most common text and internet jargon terms here...

Understanding Web Research: Why It Is Called 'RE-search'
10 seconds with Google is NOT proper research. Nor is quoting wikipedia when you claim that oil spills cause cancer. True Internet research involves research techniques and a critical thinking mindset. Here is how intelligent people research online...

Definition: "Emoticon" ("Smileys")
Glossary of Internet Terminology, from the About Network:

Making Friends and Platonic Relationships on the Web
Meeting new friends and activity partners on a platonic (non-romantic) level: it does work! See these following web sites to see how it works...

Blogging 101: Beginner Tutorials in Web Logging


Webcams and Video Conferencing
Have a webcam, but don't know how to use it? Or are you interested in trying web cameras for yourself? Here at About Internet for Beginners, we have tutorials and technical explanations to get you started with webcams, videoconferencing, and online clasroom technology.

30 Internet Terms Every Beginner Should Know, 2014
Whether you are brand new to using the Web and the Internet, or you've been using both for years: here are 30 important terms that are absolutely worth learning.

30 Internet Terms Every Beginner Should Know, 2014
Whether you are brand new to using the Web and the Internet, or you've been using both for years: here are 30 important terms that are absolutely worth learning.

30 Internet Terms Every Beginner Should Know, 2014
Whether you are brand new to using the Web and the Internet, or you've been using both for years: here are 30 important terms that are absolutely worth learning.

Tutorial: Internet Explorer Tips, Page 2
Power User methods for using Internet Explorer 5 or 6. Excellent tutorial for both beginning and intermediate users. Page 2.

Tutorial: Organizing Favorites in IE
Tutorial: Organizing Favorites in Internet Explorer

Email Tutorials: Start Here
Email Essentials: basics for newbies, and intermediate and advanced tips for users who want to message more effectively.

The MGM vs. Grokster P2P Case, Explained
In June of 2005, the US Supreme Court ruled against Grokster and StreamCast for promoting piracy, and demanded they pay damages to the MPAA and RIAA. Yet this court ruling was a huge win for file sharing. How? Read the explanation here...

The Grokster P2P Case, Explained -- Page 2
In June of 2005, the US Supreme Court ruled against Grokster and StreamCast for promoting piracy, and demanded they pay damages to the MPAA and RIAA. Yet this court ruling was a huge win for file sharing. How? Read the explanation here... Page 2.

The Famous Netiquette Quiz, Level 2
The Famous Netiquette Quiz, Level 2: Are You a Netiquette Knucklehead?

The Famous Netiquette Quiz, 2012
The Famous Network Etiquette Quiz of 2012: Are You a Netiquette Bonehead?

Estimated Download Speeds for Your Bandwidth
How long does a small game take to download? A music video or presentation? A 30-minute TV show? Qwest Communications has a download speed chart to help explain... Page 2.

How Do I Configure My Router to use MUTE Networking?


What Is 'ASCII Text Art'? How Do I Make ASCII Art?
You've seen these bizarre images made of text characters. Most of them are inane and amateurish, but some ASII art is absolutely stunning and complex. What exactly is this bizarre art form? And how do people make ASCII art? About.com explains ASCII art in detail here...

What Is a 'PDF' File? How Do I Use PDF Files?
You see these documents around the Internet called 'pdf' files. But why are they so popular? How do they work? About.com explains pdf files here...

What Is 'Coo'? Is It the Same as 'Cool'?
You see this peculiar expression in online games or in instant messages. But what exactly does 'coo' mean?

Web Scams and Internet Con Games: a Beginners Guide to Protecting Yourself Online
Sadly, the Internet and the Web are filled with dishonest people who know more than you. Don't let them take advantage of you and your computer's contents. About.com offers some essential techniques in preventing identity theft and loss of your computer functionality.

Internet for Beginners: Understanding Online Culture and Netiquette
Online culture is mesmerizing, engaging, fun, and definitely enriching in many ways. But it does have its unsaid rules, and there are multiple complexities you need to understand to navigate the online world. About.com explains online culture in this series of tutorials...

Basic Internet Hardware
Chances are if you are new to the Internet, you are probably new to computers in general. In front of you is probably a PC or an Apple Mac computer. Has anyone taken the time to explain the hardware and the networking cables involved? You don't need to learn it all, but a basic understanding of computer hardware will definitely improve your confidence online.

Internet Glossary : HTML
Internet Glossary : HTML definition, from the About Network

How Fast Can You Download a ...
How long does a small game take to download? A music video or presentation? A 30-minute TV show? Qwest Communications has a download speed chart to help explain...

Learn File Management and Downloading Files for the PC
Computer tutorials for the beginner: downloading files, creating folders, moving and copying and deleting files, managing your hard drive, and installing/unstalling software.

Learn Microsoft Excel: Tutorials and Tips
Excel is the most popular spreadsheet tool today. And rightfully so: it is user-friendly, robust, and packed with excellent features! Here is your tutorial to get you started.

Microsoft Powerpoint 2000: Beginner and Intermediate Tutorials
Beginner and Intermediate Tutorials on Using Microsoft Powerpoint

http://netforbeginners.about.com/od/webcopyright/Internet_Copyrights_and_Royalties.htm


Computer Beginner's Handbook
This handbook is ideal for PC computer beginners! From hardware and Windows basics, to dialog boxes, file management, and Internet browsing... a fun and free way to improve your computer skills!

http://netforbeginners.about.com/od/internetgov/Internet_Governance_Web_Politics.htm


Microsoft Windows: Free Tutorials for Beginners and Intermediates
Windows XP, 2000, 98, NT, ME... all of these operating systems require fundamental knowledge. Learn about controlling windows, dialog boxes, menus, Help, mouse commands, file management and more.

Learn MS Word: Tutorials and Tips, Beginning Through Advanced Skills
Free tutorials on learning MS Word, the most popular word processing software today.

Learning Your PC Hardware: Do-It-Yourself Beginner Tutorials
Managing your hard drive space, installing new video cards and memory chips, checking your BIOS, configuring new hardware... all of these beginner tutorials, and more!

MS Access: Tutorials and Tips
Here is your resource of free tutorials and tips on learning MS Access, the most popular desktop database today!

Learn Windows XP: Free Tutorials
Windows XP, or sometimes known as

Search Engines 101: Beginner Tutorials in Successful Web Searching
Yes, Internet searching is very daunting and very frustrating if no one has ever taken the time to explain it to you. Look no further... here is a collection of tutorials that will dramatically improve your search engine knowledge and confidence!