Create your own YouTube or Vimeo video Intros using only free available sources

Soundtrap free online audio sampler and music maker

I know that these days it is easy to buy a pre-made intro or ask a developer to make one for you on websites such as upwork or similar, however, if you want you can easily make your own and here is how. First thing first. For the purpose of this tutorial I will assume […]


How to successfully install OpenShot for Linux and have blender correctly integrated to it.

OpenShot Video Editor

I was recently asked from my daughter to help her to create an intro for her first video in YouTube and I thought this was a good occasion to “revive” our weekly IT lesson on Saturday when we gather for a 30 minutes session on Software usage, (Computer only), which includes always different content. To […]


Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator Open Source Software Alternatives

Gimp and Inkscape Open Source Software for Linux

I have recently switched OS from Windows to Linux and had to drop all the Adobe software as they are not supported. It was hard at the very beginning but I am now happy to have discovered two good alternatives. Gimp is my alternative to Photoshop, it is incredibly good and has lots of features, […]


How to stop Notepad++ to not recognise all languages markups

how to stop notepad++ to not recognise all languages markupsI have just noticed that Notepad++ since yesterday has stopped recognizing web documents as per their language markup , instead is launching anything as a text document.
This is quite annoying as every time I load a new file, wheter this is php or html, js, css and so on the associated markup is not loading so I have to manually scroll on the languages from the top menu and select whichever I want for that file.