5 Cool Internet “Tricks”

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For the amount of time that most people spend on the Internet these days, it’s rather remarkable how little most people know about how to “use” it. After all, the Web is not some arcane fortress only penetrable by a few select nerd wizards (even though that would be a pretty good name for a band). Anyone with a bit of gumption can “hack” various aspects of the Internet, using clever tricks to bypass annoyances and alter features to your liking. Today we’ll shed light on a few of them to get you thinking, and then off you go to trick the Internet! Or… whatever you want to call it.
5 Cool Internet “Tricks”

1Want to Save Some Cash While Shopping Online?

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Here are two quick tricks in one: First, always search for “promo codes” or other coupons before buying anything. Countless sites have simple codes floating around online which you can copy and paste into their promotion bar and save a bit of cash. Second, if you’re not in a rush to make your purchase, create an account on the site where you’re shopping, fill your shopping cart … and stop, taking no further action. Chances are good that within a week, you will be emailed a reminder, and a coupon for up to 20 percent off your purchase price.



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