Joel Lee

Joined December 2011

Joel Lee is a passionate freelance writer living in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In his free time, he likes to read and write fiction, play video games, and talk theology.

Feel free to contact at joellee@makeuseof.com

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3 Alternatives To MediaWiki When Hosting Your Own Wiki

22nd March, 2014

MediaWiki powers some of the largest wikis in the world. However, just because it’s the most popular choice doesn’t necessarily mean it’s the best. Here are a handful of strong alternatives.

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Don’t Be Messy: Keep Your Pinterest Boards Organized With These Tips

21st March, 2014

It only takes a bit of effort to organize your pins, and the results are worth it.

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5 Reliable Online Shopping Alternatives to Amazon

20th March, 2014

Amazon is the biggest player in the game of online retailers, but that doesn’t mean you have to use them.

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8 Pinterest Alternatives You May Not Know About

17th March, 2014

Looking for a Pinterest for men? It’s out there. A Pinterest for food? It exists. A Pinterest for memes? You’re in luck. Keep reading to find the perfect Pinterest alternative for you.

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Need A Lightweight & Portable Word Processor? Jarte Delivers

14th March, 2014

Microsoft Word has become bloated! The selection of alternatives is limited. One has been around since 2001 and was almost forgotten. Jarte is free, lightweight, offers tabs among other features, and comes with a portable option.

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Fun and Frantic: 5 Free Infinite Runner Games For Mobile Devices

12th March, 2014

Forget Flappy Bird and give these infinite runners a try instead.

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6 Common Pinterest Mistakes You Might Be Making

11th March, 2014

Are you using Pinterest to its maximum potential? Or are you losing out on followers and exposure by making these common mistakes?

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Stop Leaking Money: How To Set Up A Personal Tech Budget

8th March, 2014

Technology can rob you blind. Don’t let technology put you in debt — or worse, on the streets. Keep reading for tips on devising and maximizing your own personal tech budget.

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Steam Early Access: These 5 Games Are Worth Buying Early

7th March, 2014

Would you like to play games before they’re even released to the public? With Steam Early Access, you can!

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Stay Secure: 3 Instagram Hoaxes Too Many People Fell For

4th March, 2014

Take a good look at these Instagram hoaxes and make sure you don’t fall for the next one!

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Where Are All Of The Video Games Featuring Female Protagonists?

3rd March, 2014

Want to know where you can find strong female leads in video games? Start with these remarkable examples.

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Point & Click Adventuring Lives On With These Classic-Style Free Games

1st March, 2014

Point-and-click games are a dying breed but they aren’t completely dead.

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4 Websites For Affordable Recipes That Won’t Break the Bank

28th February, 2014

Want to save a few hundred dollars every month? Stop eating out and start cooking! By cooking for yourself, you eat healthier and save money, it could even become a fun and relaxing hobby.

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That’s What Everyone Says: 5 Free Tools For Effective Online Surveys

27th February, 2014

For a while, you wouldn’t have had much choice as to which survey service to use, but nowadays there are plenty to choose from. Which one is best for you?

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What Is JSON? A Layman’s Overview

26th February, 2014

Whether you plan to be a web developer or not, it’s a good idea to at least know what is JSON, why it’s important, and why it’s used all around the web.