Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Search

    1. Hacks 1–22: Introduction

    2. Fine-Tune Yahoo! Web Search Queries

    3. Save Time with Search Shortcuts

    4. Create a Yahoo! ID

    5. Set Persistent Yahoo! Search Preferences

    6. Assemble Advanced Search Queries

    7. Translate Any Page with Yahoo!

    8. Personalize, Track, and Share the Web

    9. Prefetch Yahoo! Search Results

    10. Compare Yahoo! and Google Search Results

    11. Find Content You Can Reuse Legally

    12. Find Video from Across the Web

    13. Streamline Browsing with the Yahoo! Toolbar

    14. Customize the Firefox Quick Search Box

    15. Spot Trends with Yahoo! Buzz

    16. Find Hot Technologies at the Buzz Game

    17. Tame Long Yahoo! URLs

    18. Opt Out of Advertiser Cookies

    19. Track News About Yahoo!

    20. Spider the Yahoo! Catalog

    21. Browse the Yahoo! Directory

    22. Track Additions to Yahoo!

    23. Yahoo! Directory Mindshare in Google

  2. Chapter 2 Services

    1. Hacks 23–50: Introduction

    2. Track Your Investments

    3. Build Your Own Stock Update Email

    4. Download Financial Data Using Excel Web Queries

    5. Convert Currencies with One Click

    6. Do the Math with Yahoo! Calculators

    7. Add a Yahoo! Bookmark with One Click

    8. Import Existing Bookmarks into Yahoo! Bookmarks

    9. Open Yahoo! Bookmarks in a Sidebar

    10. Publish Your Yahoo! Bookmarks

    11. Track the Media's Attention Span over Time

    12. Monitor the News with RSS

    13. Personalize My Yahoo!

    14. Track Your Favorite Sites with RSS

    15. Add a Feed to My Yahoo! with a Right-Click

    16. Build Your Own News Crawler

    17. Replace Your Phone Book with Yahoo!

    18. Monitor Your Commute

    19. Get the Facts at Yahoo! Reference

    20. Find and Rate Movies

    21. Subscribe to Movie Showtimes

    22. View Movie Lists on Your Cell Phone

    23. Plan Your TV Viewing

    24. Create a TV Watch List

    25. Develop and Share a Trip Itinerary

    26. Shop Intelligently

    27. Visualize Your Music Collection

    28. Take Yahoo! on the Go

    29. Stay Connected with Yahoo! Alerts

  3. Chapter 3 Communicating

    1. Hacks 51–67: Introduction

    2. Navigate Yahoo! Mail

    3. Manage Yahoo! Mail

    4. Create Yahoo! Mail Macros

    5. Read All Your Email in One Place

    6. Read Yahoo! Mail in Your Preferred Email Client

    7. Manage and Share Your Schedule

    8. Add Contacts to Your Yahoo! Address Book

    9. Map Yahoo! Address Book Contacts

    10. Discuss, Share, and Collaborate with Others

    11. Archive Yahoo! Groups Messages with yahoo2mbox

    12. Explore Your Social Networks

    13. Import an Existing Blogroll to Yahoo! 360

    14. Add an API to Your Yahoo! 360 Blog

    15. Create a Yahoo! Avatar

    16. Add a Content Tab to Yahoo! Messenger

    17. Send Instant Messages Beyond Yahoo!

    18. Store, Sort, and Share Your Photos

  4. Chapter 4 Web Services

    1. Hacks 68–76: Introduction

    2. Program Yahoo! with Perl

    3. Program Yahoo! with PHP 5

    4. Program Yahoo! with Python

    5. Program Yahoo! with VBScript

    6. Program Yahoo! with ColdFusion

    7. Program Yahoo! with XSLT

    8. Program Yahoo! with Java

    9. Program Yahoo! with Ruby

    10. Program Yahoo! with REBOL

  5. Chapter 5 Applications

    1. Hacks 77–91: Introduction

    2. Visualize Yahoo! Web Search Results

    3. Find Links to Any Web Site

    4. Import Yahoo! Local Listings into Your Address Book

    5. Create a Yahoo! Local MIDlet

    6. Import Yahoo! Local Listings into Excel

    7. Spell Words with Yahoo! Images

    8. Randomize Your Windows Desktop Background

    9. Randomize Your Mac Desktop Background

    10. Mash Up Images from Around the Web

    11. Illustrate Any Web Site

    12. Add Links to a Block of Text Automatically

    13. Visualize News Topics as Tags

    14. Get Related Terms Instantly with Ajax

    15. Compare the Popularity of Related Search Terms

    16. Plot Multiple Points on Your Own Map

  6. Chapter 6 Webmastering

    1. Hacks 92–100: Introduction

    2. Get Your Site Listed at Yahoo!

    3. Hide Part of Your Web Site from Yahoo!

    4. Search Your Web Site with Yahoo!

    5. Add Presence to Your Web Site

    6. Syndicate Rich Media

    7. Add Contextual Search to Your Blog

    8. Post Photos to Your Blog

    9. Feed Your Latest Photos to Your Web Site

    10. Display Messages from a Yahoo! Group on Your Web Site

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