Category Archives: Useful Links

Headshots

I type out a lot of CV’s for other actors. This week I’m doing the webpages for an agent with 22 clients. So as you can imagine I’m more than familiar with the trends and fashions that actors are adopting. … Continue reading

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Free DIY online website builder!

Free is the key – the mantra of ActorCV as we continue to advise you on great ways of getting yourself online for as little or no cost at all. And this new site, you will love! We’ve reviewed many … Continue reading

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Emailing large files (like video)

So the Hollywood producer you had lunch with has given you their email address and has asked you to send them your showreel. But hang on, the file size of your showreel is 1.6GB’s – huge – too huge for … Continue reading

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Free fonts

I was recently asked by someone about their self-designing a header for their website. Headers are very important as not only are they the first thing people see but are often the corporate image or brand that will extend to … Continue reading

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WordPress app

I have an Android phone and have just downloaded and installed the WordPress app, on which I am currently writing this post. This is my first test message from my phone and it’s pretty straightforward and user friendly. Check out … Continue reading

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The SnackTools range!

The SnackTools range is a series of online apps that allows you to design, for free, a large assortment of media that you may wish to include on your website. The list goes thus: BannerSnack – Create great banners in … Continue reading

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Make a simple site for free

Pen.io was featured on this weeks BBC’s Click. I took a quick look and found that it offered a very simple solution to web page creation, albeit very simple. I have done a quick demo by creating an ActorCV Pen.io … Continue reading

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New app from Mailchimp

I have mentioned the brilliant website Mailchimp before. In a nutshell, it provides everything you would need to manage email campaigns including functions to collect and store peoples email addresses, design and send impressive looking emails and monitor what happens … Continue reading

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Cheap Printer Ink website

A great little site I’ve used recently and thoroughly recommend is this one – www.printerinks.com. Their website is easy to navigate and offers ink for a vast range of printers. You would be hard pushed not to find your printer … Continue reading

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Cloud drive – accessing your files on the move.

ActorCV makes no secret that it recommends you buy your server space from one.com – but before this post turns into a blatant free advert for them, I would like to mention a little upgrading they’ve done in their services. The most … Continue reading

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