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Cool Internet Tricks Learned Over the Years by People Who Spend All Day Online

A simple tip to make Google Maps more useful
"On a Google Map page, if you're looking for a specific type of place, (eg: a restaurant), if you type restaurants* (note the star) into the search bar it will find ALL the restaurants within that map window. Or tire shops, cafes, whatever. Using just * will find ALL the businesses in that window."Source: soulbrothernumbertwo

Get around firewalls by using Google Translate"If your school or workplace blocks [a site] you can get to it using google translate. Just type [the URL] into the text box and select any language, then click 'Original.'"Source: liamsdomain


Save money when shopping online
"Promo codes! When ordering something online (especially from a vendor you haven't used) ALWAYS google their name and 'promo code' or 'coupon code.' Many times you'll find a discount you can apply when checking out."Source: the_Hallelucinator

Become a more efficient word processor"Not so much internet, but CTRL+Backspace deletes a word at a time instead of just a single character."Source: TeamC***Destroyer

Watch restricted YouTube videos without logging in"Change 'watch' to 'v' in the youtube url and you don't have to login to view restricted videos."Source: FireDiesel

Score some discounts on pizza"PJ105 promo code = 50% off your entire order on papajohns.com."Source: mwtipper56

Learn a new language"AWESOME language learning service, completely free (really I don't understand how these guys are making money). I'm on level 6 German - http://www.duolingo.com"Source: roman_urban

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