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Chapter
Introducing the Internet
Understanding Internet Services
Learn How the Internet Works
Discover What You Can Do on the Internet
Choose an Internet Service Provider
Explore Internet Connections
Configure Your Router to Connect to the Internet
Configure Your Router to Connect to the Internet
Start the Connect to the Internet Wizard
Start the Connect to the Internet Wizard
Set Up a Dialup Internet Connection
Set Up a Dialup Internet Connection
Set Up a Broadband Internet Connection
Set Up a Broadband Internet Connection
Set Up a Wireless Internet Connection
Set Up a Wireless Internet Connection
Connect to the Internet
Connect to the Internet
Disconnect from the Internet
Disconnect from the Internet
Make Your Internet Connection More Secure
Make Your Internet Connection More Secure
Introducing the World Wide Web
Understanding Web Browsing Basics
Understanding Web Browsing Basics
Learn About Internet Explorer
Discover Firefox
Browse with Safari
Browse Multiple Web Sites Using Tabs
Browse Multiple Web Sites Using Tabs
Fill In a Web Form
Save Your Favorite Sites
Save Your Favorite Sites
Download Files to Your Computer
Download Files to Your Computer
Save Web Data to Your Computer
Save Web Data to Your Computer
Understanding Web Error Messages
Protect Yourself on the Web
Protect Your Children on the Web
Set the Web Security Level
Set the Web Security Level
Protect Yourself from Identity Theft
Guard Against Spyware
Guard Against Viruses
Delete Your Browsing History
Delete Your Browsing History
Allow Some Web Site Pop-up Windows to Appear
Allow Some Web Site Pop-up Windows to Appear
Create a Strong Password
Understanding Search Engines
Search from the Web Browser
Search from the Web Browser
Search Using Google
Search Using Google
Refine Your Google Searches
Refine Your Google Searches
Get More Out of Google Searching
Get More Out of Google Searching
Search for Information Using Wikipedia
Search for Information Using Wikipedia
Discover Other Search Engines
Search a Web Page
Search a Web Page
Read News on the Web
Research Using the Web
Socialize on the Web
Play Games Online
Bank and Invest on the Web
Book a Trip Using the Web
Find a Job on the Web
Explore Sites for Kids
Create Your Own Web Site
Get Music over the Internet
Subscribe to a Podcast
Subscribe to a Podcast
Listen to Internet Radio
Listen to Internet Radio
Share Photos on the Web
Access Streaming Media
Watch and Upload YouTube Videos
Watch and Upload YouTube Videos
Get Directions with Google Maps
Get Directions with Google Maps
Understanding Social Networking
Discover Facebook
Take a Tour of MySpace
Enhance Business Contacts with LinkedIn
Discover Other Social Networking Sites
Learn About Social Networking Etiquette
Understanding Online Commerce
Using the Web for Comparison Shopping
Research Your Purchase Online
Sell Your Goods and Services Online
Introducing E-mail
Discover E-mail Addresses
Compose and Send an E-mail Message
Compose and Send an E-mail Message
Attach a File to a Message
Attach a File to a Message
Receive E-mail Messages
Receive E-mail Messages
Reply to a Message
Forward a Message to Another Person
Forward a Message to Another Person
Learn About E-mail Etiquette
Subscribe to a Mailing List
Learn About Mailing List Etiquette
Understanding Junk E-mail Messages
Reduce Junk E-mail
Guard Against E-mail Viruses
Guard Against Phishing Attempts
Enhance E-mail Privacy
Discover Instant Messaging Systems
Instant Messaging with Windows
Instant Messaging with Windows
Instant Messaging with the Mac
Instant Messaging with the Mac
Add a Buddy
Carry On a Text Chat
Carry On a Text Chat
Perform an Audio Chat
Perform an Audio Chat
Communicate with a Video Chat
Communicate with a Video Chat
Converse in an Internet Chat Room
Understanding Blogs
Set Up a TypePad Blog
Set Up a TypePad Blog
CREATE A WORDPRESS BLOG
Create a WordPress Blog
Create a WordPress Blog
Microblog with Twitter
Microblog with Twitter
Discover Other Blog Hosts
Get the Most Out of Your Blog
Comment on a Blog Post
Comment on a Blog Post
Subscribe to a Blog Feed
Subscribe to a Blog Feed
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Internet Simplified

Internet Simplified

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The content boom on the Internet has been explosive in the past few years with more than a billion people surfing worldwide. Internet Simplified shows beginning level computer users how to get comfortable surfing the web and how to navigate the flood of information once they find what they're looking for. Users will find helpful information on the most talked about newcomers to the online world such as social networking sites like Facebook and MySpace, blogging, and downloading media content from YouTube and iTunes, as well as an introduction to the old standbys such as email, auction sites, and instruction for safe surfing. Coverage on how to safeguard against viruses and SPAM and keep computers free from unwanted visitors is approached in a gentle, user-friendly manner so anyone can apply the techniques and be free from troublesome intrusions. Full-color screen shots and numbered, step-by-step instructions guide readers through the intricacies of navigating the web in a friendly, approachable way. The updated design features a more sophisticated look and larger fonts and images to make this a perfect reference for all ages.
The content boom on the Internet has been explosive in the past few years with more than a billion people surfing worldwide. Internet Simplified shows beginning level computer users how to get comfortable surfing the web and how to navigate the flood of information once they find what they're looking for. Users will find helpful information on the most talked about newcomers to the online world such as social networking sites like Facebook and MySpace, blogging, and downloading media content from YouTube and iTunes, as well as an introduction to the old standbys such as email, auction sites, and instruction for safe surfing. Coverage on how to safeguard against viruses and SPAM and keep computers free from unwanted visitors is approached in a gentle, user-friendly manner so anyone can apply the techniques and be free from troublesome intrusions. Full-color screen shots and numbered, step-by-step instructions guide readers through the intricacies of navigating the web in a friendly, approachable way. The updated design features a more sophisticated look and larger fonts and images to make this a perfect reference for all ages.

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