kde plasma 5: how to add and remove a widget from panel in kde

kde widget list menu

In KDE and Plasma 5, you can have as many panels as you like on your desktop. The panels are usually only useful if it contains some widgets in it. We will see how you can add, delete or modify widgets to your panels. The KDE desktop environment is based on two different types of concepts: Widgets and Containments (or…

working with low search volume keywords in google adwords

low search volume keywords

If you have used Google Adwords for any amount of time, you would have noticed that some of your keywords have a status of low search volume. This is a status that is assigned by the adwords platform to keywords that have no search history or very little search history in Google. It also means that the keyword is currently…

how to configure proxy server in linux

mozilla thunderbird proxy server settings

Proxy server is an interface that allows you to connect or use a service (usually a remote resource) that is usually resource intensive. It is also used by large area network to manage network traffic and as a security measure within the network. When configuring a linux system for networking, you will also need to configure your proxy server, ie. if you…

the recipe to the down dirty and dry martini

down dirty and dry martini cocktail

The down and dirty dry martini is a variation of the classic Gin martini. This drink does not contain any vermouth when compared to the traditional martini. The drink is usually served with a lemon peel as garnish instead of the olives in the traditional martini. So, what makes this drink dirty is the olive brine in the drink. What…

how to make a 1942 cocktail martini

1942 martini with tequila

The 1942 martini is a tequila based drink that is a twist on the classic martini. The base spirit in the drink is tequila. The other ingredients in the drink are dry vermouth and orange bitters. Unlike the traditional martini, the drink uses orange bitters. You could use any tequila of your choice, but many recipes call for Don Julio….

7 things that you will find to be different when using a linux operating system

Count Files in Directory

Unix has been a NOT so popular operating system for end users that has been around almost since the computers were invented. Linux is a variation of Unix that has made some serious inroads as a viable desktop environment, but still is struggling to gain much foothold in the end user market. If you have not used Linux before, then there will be…

kde plasma 5: how to add and remove panels in the desktop

kde remove panel from desktop

If you are using the latest KDE desktop, which is Plasma 5 then you have the ability to add multiple panels to your desktop. The panels in KDE (as with most other desktop environments) have the ability to hold different widgets that allows you interact with the system better and faster. The desktop in KDE is based on two different types…

what match type should you use for your negative keywords in google adwords

Google Adwords Broad match type queries

When creating campaigns and ad groups in Google Adwords, you add keywords that you want the ads to show for. Let’s call these keywords “positive” just to differentiate it from negative keywords. You will notice that some of the queries that eat into your budget and are not necessarily the ones that create a lot of revenue or return on…

what are linux commands and the 4 types of them

shell commands that are builtin to the shell

In Linux or any unix based system, a command refers to a directive that can used to invoke computer program. This program then acts as an interpreter to the command and its options and arguments, and performs a specific task. In most scenarios, a command refers to a directive in the command line which is usually a shell such as…

how to access ftp servers and transfer files in linux without an ftp client

accessing ftp server using dolphin in kde

Many times softwares are hosted on ftp servers, especially open source and not so popular ones. FTP servers are also good method to transfer files and folder between machines. This means that you will need to occasionally connect to FTP file servers either to download or upload files. If you happen to work with FTP servers a lot, then it…

how to configure proxy server in kde

kde network and proxy server settings in system settings dialog

Depending on the network you are connected to, you may need to configure a proxy server in order for you to connect to the internet. A proxy server is not a part of every network and is not a required component of a network. Large networks, such as corporate networks usually have a proxy server that allows the network traffic…

how to enable and disable web directory listing on your web server

directory listing configuration in web.xml

The web server that you use to host your website has not only the ability to render and display web pages but also the ability to display directories and it content. This feature is also referred to as the directory listing of the server. To be honest, there is usually never a reason to enable the directory listing for a…