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Melissa Popp

Melissa Popp is Director of Digital Engagement for Altitude SEO, a boutique agency helping small businesses win with content online. As a digital strategist with a passion for technology and travel, she coaches her partners to connect with their audience through experience optimization, with the goal of retaining more loyal visitors, creating brand ambassadors, and increasing conversion goals. She can be found online writing for TripSavvy, TechNorms, and The Emmys. Past clients include Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard, and Samsung.

Finally, Spotify Comes to Xbox. Here’s How to Use It on Xbox One

At long last! Spotify’s come to Xbox One. If you didn’t download it day one like the rest of us, a quick visit the Xbox Store will change all that.

Once installed, you can listen to every crazy playlist, station, or band you want all while playing your way through your favorite games. Spotify for Xbox One is available in 34 countries now.


Windows 10 S: Microsoft’s Answer to Chrome OS or an Attempt to Make It...

During May’s MicrosoftEDU event, the company announced its Chrome Rival – Windows 10 S. Since then, things have been quite as far as release date, features, functionality, and more.

That’s not the case any longer. Windows 10 S joins the ranks of Windows 10 Home and Pro as options for consumers and professionals looking to effectively use the Windows operating system.

Let’s look at exactly what Windows 10 S is, who should use it, and how you can start using it now.


How to Disable Protected View in Microsoft Office

If you’ve ever used Microsoft Office for your document needs, you’ve no doubt been frustrated by Protected View. Protected View is a built-in security feature in the Office productivity suite.

In some cases, Protected View will also flag a document, spreadsheet, or file when it comes from a previous version of Office compared to what you’re currently using.

Let’s look at how to disable protected view in Office and what this means for security.


Google Drive for PC and Mac is Shutting Down. Avoid Data Loss by Upgrading...

Google has announced that come March 2018, the Google Drive for PC app will shut down. It is replacing the software that runs Google Drive for PC with its Backup and Sync app.

Starting December 11, 2017, Google Drive for PC will no longer be supported; come March 12, 2018, if you haven’t switched to Backup and Sync, your files could be in jeopardy to the void.

We look at what this means for Google Drive for PC users and why you should consider updating sooner rather than later.


How to Troubleshoot the Windows 10 Netflix App Playback Issues

When using Netflix on Windows 10, one of the most common errors you’ll see are related to the playback of video content. Whether a video pauses mid-play or something just won’t load, Netflix will usually tell you about it.

Let’s look at how to troubleshoot playback errors in Windows 10 so you can get back to watching now.


A First Look at All the New Features Coming to Windows 10 Fall Creators...

The original Creators Update changed the way Windows Update works, added 4K and 3D functionality, as well as improved a variety of background functions to increase the stability of Windows 10.

Let’s look at what we know about the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update and what you can expect from the next version of Windows 10.


MightyMug: The Coffee Tumbler That Doesn’t Let You Spill Your Coffee

Science says we are biologically inclined to spill our coffee. If that is the case, it's best to take all the precautions that we can.

Here's how MightyMug can help you overcome your biological instincts and save your precious coffee from spilling over. 

How to Set Different Wallpapers on Multiple Monitors in Windows 10

If you love to customizing your Windows 10 machine, having a different wallpaper on each monitor is a pretty cool concept. Whether you use multiple monitors to create a landscape across each one or simply want to highlight a theme, it can be done in Windows 10 rather easily.

Let’s look at how to set wallpapers on multiple monitors in Windows 10 so you can customize your setup to your heart’s desires.


How to Mount and Burn ISO Images in Windows 10 (Without External Software)

In the past with Windows, you had to download a third-party program to mount and burn ISO image files downloaded to the OS. Now,...

How to Enable or Disable Adaptive Brightness in Windows 10

Adaptive brightness in Windows 10 can be a bit annoying to some users. Depending on the circumstances it can be both useful or distracting.Microsoft...

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