Posted in Extensions, How to Guides, Troubleshooting

Spring clean your computer or Android device with CCleaner

Is your laptop running slowly?
Maybe the internet is dragging.
Perhaps EngageMe stopped crediting.

You’ve tried clearing cookies with Vanilla Cookie Manager but it hasn’t helped.

It’s time to bring out the big guns!


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CCleaner is available for Windows, Mac, and, Android.

What is CCleaner and why should I be using it?

CCleaner is a disk cleanup tool on steroids developed by Piriform.  It has two main uses: Continue reading “Spring clean your computer or Android device with CCleaner”

Posted in Extensions, How to Guides, instaGC, Swagbucks

Vanilla Cookie Manager

While there’s nothing you can do to ensure that offers credit ALL the time, you can give yourself a better chance by setting up your browser correctly.  One of the recommendations made by experienced users, and some of the sites themselves, is to clear your cookies frequently.

You can do this simply by using a cookie manager.  The one I’m going to talk about, Vanilla Cookie Manager, is a Google Chrome extension.  it can be used on Windows or Mac computers.

Step 1 – Adding Vanilla to Chrome

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Posted in How to Guides, Swagbucks

Swagbucks: A Detailed Guide

This post contains detailed information about almost every way you can earn money on Swagbucks.

If you’re looking for a brief overview, check out the Newbies guide to Swagbucks.

Or, if you’re looking for the answer to a specific question, you may find the answer in my Swagbucks: What’s This? series.

If you haven’t joined Swagbucks yet, join now by clicking the image.

If you want all the nitty gritty details, read on…

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Posted in How to Guides, Prolific, Sites & Apps

A complete guide to Prolific

Prolific?  What’s that?  How do I register?

Or,  I’ve signed up to Prolific.  Great, so now the studies will start rolling in & I’ll earn oodles of cash, right?  Well, not exactly…  There are several things you’ll have to do first to make sure that your account is set up correctly, before you’ll start getting any studies.

It’s not always that simple to know what needs to be done, so I’ve put together this “How to” guide & FAQ to help you know if you’re doing the right things. Have a read through and make sure you’ve checked everything off.

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Distill Monitor – Get alerts for Prolific and more…

What’s this? You can get alerts when there are studies available to you on Prolific?

Well, yes and no.  Unless you want to pay, you’ll only get alerts when your computer is on, browser is open, & you’re connected to the internet.  If that all sounds good to you, read on…

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