Simple Steps to Make Skype Calls

Make Skype Calls

Follow this easy step by step guide to start a call using Skype. But before you make Skype calls, you must remember these things:

  1. Your device must have a Skype installed in it. It must also be updated to the latest version so that it will run smoothly on your device. To do this, just visit their website and download Skype there to be sure that what you are downloading is the real thing. Read More …
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How to Fix Skype Autorun

Fix Skype Autorun

There are simple problems that are not that simple to solve. One of these problems is how to fix Skype autorun each time you turn on your computer. This can be annoying especially if you are not planning to use Skype and do other things in your computer. Today is your lucky day because we will discover the ways to stop Skype from launching once you turn your computer on.

There are two ways to solve this problem; inside Skype itself and inside Windows.  Read More …

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Skype’s Incredible Rise [Skype Features]

Skype Features

A research company that focuses on telecommunications recently revealed that in 2013, Skype carried over 214 billion minutes of international calls. Traffic generated by Skype also increased in a whopping 40% of the whole international telecom market size.

But how exactly Skype achieve this feat? What Skype features made it number one? Read More …

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How to Make your Pet an Instant Skype Celebrity [Skype Community]

Skype Community

Why make your Pet a New Member of the Skype Community anyway?

  1. Let others know you are a proud owner of the cutest pet in the world.
  2. Meet other happy pet-lovers and their pets around Skype.
  3. To get you updated with what your pets are doing (if they’re okay), while you’re out or perhaps busy at work all throughout the day.
  4. In order to find an ideal pet sitter. Read More …
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How to Use Skype for Long Distance Relationships

Skype for Long Distance Relationships

Absence does make the heart grow fonder. However, technology has helped eliminate physical absence and offer an option to communicate with people around the world.

This is why people in long-distance relationships chat online using programs like Skype to feel the presence of each other, albeit digitally. Here are ways to use Skype for long distance relationships. Read More …

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How to Use Skype For School

Skype For School

Skype can also be used by school staffs but it must be subjected to several guidelines to prevent the unauthorized use by students. Here are some of those guidelines that we suggest you implement if you plan on using Skype for school business.

Skype can also be used by school staff but it must be subjected to several guidelines to prevent the unauthorized use by students. Here are some of those guidelines that we suggest you implement if you plan on using Skype for school business. Read More …

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How to Look Better In Skype Video Call [Skype Lighting]

Skype Lighting
We use Skype to talk to family and friends and even to attend job interviews and meet clients. Usually, we experience not looking good enough on camera. But these things can be remedied with simple lighting techniques.

Usually, we don’t look good because our cameras capture bad lighting. Here are simple tips on how to fix the Skype lighting so that we would look better. Read More …

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Tips For Getting Better Skype Calls! [Skype Tips]

Skype Tips

I’m sure you would agree that Skype is one of the most useful video chat apps in the market today. Want to get the most out of it? Optimize your call and chats with the following Skype tips:

Test for Sounds

Make sure your device is working properly by using Skype’s device test. Simply click the “Check Your Sound Works” shortcut found on Skype’s welcome screen to ensure that your microphone, speakers, and video are working fine. Read More …

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How To Disable Skype Ads

Disable Skype Ads

Ever wondered how to remove the ever so annoying Skype ads which pops up every time you open your Skype? If you want to get disable Skype ads in a very slick and simple way follow the instructions step-by-step below: Read More …

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How to Give Feedback to Skype

Give Feedback to Skype

There are millions of Skype users all over the world today, but most of them do not know how to give feedbacks about their experiences in using Skype. This article will show you the different ways to give feedback to Skype.  Read More …

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A Few Skype Tricks To Avoid (And Maybe Do To Your Friends)

Skype Tricks

There are many tricks using Skype features that anyone with a little background on Skype can do to you. The good news is that there is a foolproof way of avoiding all of these Skype tricks. But before knowing this, you must also know how tricksters do this so that you will know if you are being tricked or not.  Read More …

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Useful Tips on Using The New Skype for Mac

Skype for Mac

Skype has just released its version that is compatible for Mac users. This version of Skype promises to help users in easily managing their time and availability. This article will show you some of the features and helpful tips on using this version of Skype for Mac.  Read More …

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How to Get More Business Using Skype

More Business Using Skype

Getting clients to take the final step and make a booking for your services usually requires a face-to-face meeting, and this is not always possible. Fortunately, video conferencing is now coming into its own as a legitimate business contact point, and Skype is one of the easiest and most popular ways to have a virtual conference.

However, before getting it on with your potential clients, there are some things you need to do to make sure that you impress them enough to make the booking, and not scare them off. Here’s how to get more business using Skype: Read More …

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Upgrade to Windows 8.1 for a Better Skype Experience [Skype for Windows 8.1]

 Skype for Windows 8.1

Maybe you’re now aware now that Microsoft 8.1 is already out in the market. So, what are you waiting for? Upgrade your Microsoft 8 now! It’s just easy to shift, especially if you’re a Windows 8 user already. The update will not remove your current files and applications but it will be carried over to your new system. Plus, you can work while the update is taking place. And the whole thing is free!

But really, why am I encouraging you to upgrade if Windows 8 got no problems? Well, Skype for Windows 8.1 users would experience better features on their modern version of Windows. With Windows 8.1, taking a snap with Skype and adding contacts would be easier. Also, it is highly suggested to update your Skype as you update your Windows to experience its improved features.

Here’s how to start updating your Windows: Read More …

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12 Tips For a Great Skype Online Learning Experience

Skype Online Learning

Skype is a useful tool for online classes and many tutors and students have benefited from the program. Here are some tips on how teachers and students can have a great Skype online learning experience. Read More …

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How to Execute the Perfect Skype Job Interview

Skype Job Interview

Skype is becoming an increasingly popular tool for preliminary interviews because it is more practical. Both employers and candidates can maximize their time and money if preliminary interviews are done online thus eliminating the need to travel especially if the candidate is on the other side of the world.

Just as it is important for a candidate to prepare for their Skype job interview, it is also equally important for employers to be prepared. After all online interviews are still professional interviews and the company must still display a professional image.

Here are top tips on how an employer can execute a perfect Skype interview. Read More …

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Skype 2.5 for Windows with Modern UI: A Feature Guide

Skype 2.5

The newly released Skype 2.5 for Windows with Modern UI focuses on improved contacts experience and adjusted sounds. Here is what’s new with Skype for Windows with Modern UI.

  • New Add People Option
    • Contacts can now be added from the People Page. Simply select the icon below and type their name, email address, Microsoft account or SkypeID. Also, like in the previous version, a contact can be added directly from search or even when swiping the command bar. Read More …
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Skype for Nokia X Family: A Feature Guide

Skype for Nokia X

Skype is an essential app on any smartphone and is part of the top 10 most downloaded apps of all time for Windows Phone, iOS and Android devices. This year, it is introduced to the Nokia X family of smartphones.

Here’s a guide to the features of Skype for Nokia X family. Read More …

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Add a Skype Call-To-Action On Your Website And Email

 Skype Call-To-Action

It’s all about connections. With the Internet truly global and Internet connections literally everywhere you go, it is so easy to get connected.  And one of the best ways to get connected is through Skype, and you can even record Skype calls for future reference! Here we show you how you can use the Skype call-to-action feature in your website or as part of your email signature to prompt people to get in touch. Read More …

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