GeekTron Web Tips and Other Nerdiness Sat, 30 May 2020 01:59:32 +0000 en-US hourly 1 How to Install Free HTTPS SSL on Shared Host Without Root Access Fri, 07 Oct 2016 18:53:54 +0000 How to set up a free SSL certificate on shared hosting without root access. All you need is access to cPanel and the website Get HTTPS for Free.]]> 1 How to Format a Hashtag on Reddit Sat, 19 Sep 2015 17:56:06 +0000 Reddit doesn't use hashtags, but you may want to type one out. In the comment section the # symbol creates a header. Here's how to format a #hashtag properly.]]> 0 The Feedburner Dilemma: Should I Stay or Should I Go? Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:35:11 +0000 Feedburner, Google's web feed management service, hasn't been developed or supported in years. What are my options? Are there any good self-hosted alternatives?]]> 1 What Does Winamp Detector Plug-in Do? Fri, 31 Jan 2014 18:36:25 +0000 When you install Winamp, you will see an option for a “Winamp Application Detector” plugin. If you install it, you’ll notice it listed among your browser plugins in Firefox, Chrome and Internet Explorer. What is it? Answer from Ben Allison, Winamp Dev Team Lead Developer: The “application detector” lets websites (well, really probably only … Continue reading What Does Winamp Detector Plug-in Do? ]]> 0 How to Filter Gmail Headers & Stop “Via” Spam Fri, 31 Jan 2014 04:46:47 +0000 In this article I will show you how to use a Google Apps Script to mark certain messages as spam based on their headers.]]> 8 How to Add an Instagram Feed to any RSS Reader Thu, 30 Jan 2014 19:07:27 +0000 Instagram may not offer native RSS feeds, but it is still possible to generate feeds through 3rd party web applications. Here are three options currently working as of November 22, 2016: Queryfeed Queryfeed creates an RSS feed for Instagram as well as Twitter, Google+ and Facebook. Visit Queryfeed, scroll down to the Instagram section, enter … Continue reading How to Add an Instagram Feed to any RSS Reader ]]> 12