Magazine organization with OneNote – Updated

Since Springpad went offline a few years ago we’ve been left with a functional gap in the productivity space. I’m going back through some of the ideas and applications we had for Springpad and updating them for use in OneNote. Magazine management isn’t as much of an issue as it […]

Saying Thank You the Springpad Way

With the holiday season upon us, it’s important to remember to thank people for the gifts we receive, not only now but all through the year.  Springpad is the kind of tool that makes the mechanics easier so you can focus on the sentiment.  Here’s my recommendation: Create a notebook […]

Springpad and Project Management – Parts 2 and 3

In Part One I talked about the ideas behind using Springpad for project management.  Now here in Part Two we’ll cover one of the ways to set up your Springpad for just such a purpose.  One of the keys to setting up your Springpad environment for project management is to […]

Coffee Catalog using Springpad

As an avid user of my Keurig coffee system, I have found the variety of coffees that are now available a wonderful benefit to the already convenient way to make coffee.  (Coffee purists, we’ll talk French Press in another post.)  The challenge can be how do you keep track of […]

Build your own Virtual Bartender for the holidays

Keeping track of drink recipes for those of us who are amateur mixologists can be quite the challenge.  It struck me then there should be an easy way to use the new Starter Notebooks from Springpad to rise to occasion.  Sure enough, using the Recipe notebook I started searching for […]

Make a Springpad Holiday Photo Album

If you’re like me your family has various levels of technical skill when it comes to the Internet.  Some are tech savvy, some not so much.  So when the family event is over and all the pictures have been taken, how do you share them among each other?  Springpad gives […]

Writer’s focus trick

If you’re in the need for an easy way to concentrate your focus when writing, here’s a tip.  In Springpad, create a new note and then press Ctrl-F and F11.  Ctrl-F will take you to the full screen editor for the note and F11 will cause your browser to go […]