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Amit Agarwal

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Web Geek, Computer Science Engineer (IIT), Google Apps Script developer and founder of, a popular tech howto website.

Amit Agarwal is a web geek, personal technology columnist and founder of Digital Inspiration, a popular tech and how-to website.

He has a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from IIT and has previously worked as a tech columnist for The Wall Street Journal India.

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How to Create Google Forms with File Uploads — Learn how to create online forms with file uploads that save files to Google Drive. The forms use Google Forms style responsive material design and the responses are saved in a Google Spreadsheet. Google Forms are probably the best service for creating online forms but they miss a few key features found in commercial web form builders.

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How to Embed a Muted YouTube Video Player in your Website — Learn how to embed a muted YouTube video in your web pages. The YouTube video will automatically play when the page is loaded but with the volume set to 0. It is easy to embed YouTube videos in your website. You grab the default IFRAME embed code, paste it anywhere inside your web page and you're done.

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How to Search Twitter — Learn about the various Twitter search operator that will help you find the best tweets for any search phrase. Search tweets inside Twitter lists, filter tweets containing images and more.
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Sep 14, 2016

Will be updating  to help you write responsive emails using Gmail and CSS media queries

Sep 12, 2016

Anyone here who cannot open Gmail at work but Google is accessible? Please DM. thanks!

Sep 09, 2016

RT @damienmulley: As the younger generations bypass email, you may want to have a FB Messenger button on your site for contact 

Sep 05, 2016

RT @CertiprepGuides: Just used @labnol 's Email Scheduler to send out an email using @googledocs. Very easy to use! Check it out: 

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