Enable “Open as Admin” in Nautilus File Browser

It’s been a long time last time I wrote about how to enable “Open as root” or “Open as Administrator” in Nautilus’ context menu. A Nautilus extension called Nautilus Admin has been created for a period of time. It’s a simply Python script that adds some …

Install TuxGuitar 1.5 in Ubuntu 16.04 & Higher

TuxGuitar, a free and open-source guitar tablature editor, reached the 1.5 release recently. After more than one year of development, TuxGuitar 1.5 brings following new features: String count range moved to 1 – 25 New Oxygen Dark skin created for dark themes New synth host plugin …

Plasma 5.12.1 Released with Numerous Bug-Fixes (PPA)

The first bug-fix release for KDE Plasma 5.12 LTS was released a day ago. And it can be installed in (K)Ubuntu 17.10 via PPA. Plasma 5.12.1 adds a one week’s worth of new translations and fixes from KDE’s contributors. The bugfixes are typically small but important …

Yarock Music Player 1.3.1 Released (Ubuntu PPA)

Yarock 1.3.1, a Qt audio player designed to provide an easy and pretty music collection browser based on cover art, was released a few hours ago with some bug-fixes. The new release fixed Qt4 compile issue. The unofficial PPA now is maintaining the latest Yarock packages …

VLC 3.0 Released! Install it is Quite Easy Now

VLC media player reached new major 3.0 release a day ago. Now you can directly install the latest VLC in Ubuntu Software utility. VLC 3.0 “Vetinari” features: VLC 3.0 activates hardware decoding by default, to get 4K and 8K playback! It supports 10bits and HDR VLC …

Indispensable SEO Tools, from Free to Expensive

Search engine optimization is rooted in data: technical data, analytical data, and contextual data. The tools you use to access that data fuel your ability to make smart SEO decisions, to keep your performance moving in the right direction. In this post, I’ll recommend SEO tools …

13 Social Media Plugins for WordPress

If you have a WordPress website, you need the right social media plugins to connect your content with your target audience. Here is a list of social media plugins for WordPress. There are sharing plugins to connect your website to a wide selection of social networks. …

HTTPS Is Important for More Reasons Than SEO

A website’s use of the secure protocol — as evidenced by the HTTPS designation and the presence of a security certificate — is a priority for search engines. But recent changes to Google Chrome make it important for web browsers, too. HTTPS and Browser Behavior Google …