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Using the Explore Feature in Google Sheets
Spreadsheets are powerful tool but, as all of us know, it takes skill and knowledge to use them well. It’s common to be sitting in front of rows of data a...
Sun, Nov 26, 2017 at 12:54 PM
Get Notifications When Someone Updates Your Sheet
The flexible sharing options offered by Google Sheets are both a tremendous asset, but they have some downsides too. For one thing, it can be hard to keep t...
Tue, Mar 14, 2017 at 10:39 AM
Use Revision History Analytics to See Who's Doing the Work
The Revision History is one of Google Docs' most powerful and also under-used features. In fact, we've covered some of the ways to use the Revisio...
Sun, Nov 26, 2017 at 12:46 PM
How to Force Recipients to Make a Copy of a Google Document
When you're sharing a Google Document with someone else, it's usually because you'd like their feedback or their help with editing the presen...
Thu, Apr 13, 2017 at 11:43 AM
Mini-Charts! An Introduction to the SparkLine Function in Google Sheets
Charts are a powerful tool in Google Sheets and Excel, but sometimes they're a little too...much. Don't get me wrong, most of the time you want a ...
Sun, Nov 26, 2017 at 10:18 AM
The New Google Sites
Google Sites, Google's website creation tool, has existed since 2007. While Sites was always easy to use, it allowed users a tremendous amount of freed...
Fri, Oct 26, 2018 at 9:50 AM
Using Filters to Shrink your Data in Google Sheets and Excel
Spreadsheets are great at handling large quantities of data, which is both a blessing and a curse. It's almost always easier to handle huge data sets i...
Thu, Apr 5, 2018 at 4:16 PM
Spreadsheet Supremacy: Use Filters to Dominate Your Data
Welcome to the latest installment of Spreadsheet Supremacy, the infrequent series where we take steps towards becoming the Sorcerer Supreme of Spreadsheets....
Fri, Oct 13, 2017 at 3:04 PM
Mastering Fonts in Google Apps
Unlike desktop applications like Microsoft Word, G Suite apps like Docs, Sheets, and Slides draw typefaces from a central repository of web fonts. The bigge...
Wed, Nov 8, 2017 at 4:38 PM
Spreadsheet Supremacy: Sorting Data
Spreadsheets are REALLY good at sorting. In a fraction of a second, they can at take a data set of thousands of entries and re-arrange it however you like. ...
Thu, Apr 5, 2018 at 4:29 PM