Tutorials

Whether organizing your files, using our online tools, learning how to make changes to your branding, or need help making a snazzy graph for your next presentation, we've got you covered.

How to Mail Merge in Microsoft Publisher

Follow along with The Lones Group CEO Shauna Naf as she demonstrates step-by-step how you can quickly and easily create mailings for all of your clients by using the power of the mail merge function in Microsoft Publisher™.

How to Edit Text in Microsoft Publisher 2010 Tutorial

Tips and tricks for quickly getting content into your branded client article template.

Organizing Your Business Files

A complete system for keeping your business computer files orderly.

Linking Excel With Publisher

Learn how to connect Excel files with MS Publisher and easily publish beautiful graphs.

Outlook eStationery - Fixing Broken Images

Step-by-step instructions for fixing missing embedded image problems common to Outlook.

Managing Listing Syndication at IDX Broker

Many of the websites that we build for our clients include services from IDX Broker so that they can showcase listings, provide home search and offer lead capture tools. In addition to these services, IDX Broker can provide syndication services to the broker of record. This short video will show you how easy it is to manage your syndication settings and share your listings with over a dozen online venues.

Publisher 2013: Photo Editing Tutorial

Follow along with Heather as she shows you how to update pictures in your branded business tools that were made with Publisher. In addition to some basic Microsoft Publisher tutorial,  Heather will also show you how you can organize your files; the difference between bleeds, margins and full-size files; how to deal with pictures that are the wrong orientation and more.

Creating Excel Graphs using Listing to Pending Ratios Tutorial

Want to learn how to make snazzy graphs in Excel? Take a look at this tutorial!

Publisher 2013: Editing Text

In this video you will learn to use the Publisher quick access bar, changing fonts and text color, borders around text, inserting new text, using drop-caps, fitting text within a limited area, adding backgrounds to text areas, adding and shaping text areas, hyphenation, columns for text, editing the appearance of bullet lists. This tutorial is designed for beginners who are just starting to learn how to use Publisher and for clients who want to learn how to make changes to their branded templates.

Publisher 2016: How to Customize a 1-Page House Flyer

Market your next listing in a flash! This quick, 5 minute tutorial covers the basics of customizing a 1-page flyer in Microsoft Publisher, including changing photos, text, tips for file organization, and exporting to a PDF to send to a printer.

Using ShareFile

Throughout your time with The Lones Group we will be creating a variety of files, systems and other resources for you. ShareFile is our platform for providing you with access to your final deliverables. This video will show you the variety of ways that you may encounter our ShareFile platform while working with us and how to use it.

Choosing a Printing Vendor

Join Shauna for an exploration of print vendors. In this webinar we'll look at a variety of vendors, both on and offline. We'll discuss what to look for when choosing a vendor, questions you should ask before you commit, and what information you can provide to your new vendor to get your printing relationship off to a great start.

Linking Excel to Publisher with the Annual Client Review

Follow along with Heather as she demonstrates side-by-side how to connect your Microsoft Excel data and graphs to your Publisher templates. In this tutorial we will be doing this in our Annual Client Review product, but these skills can be applied to many different situations, like monthly mailers for your clients.

Potential Income Tracker - An Introduction to the Online Tool

Denise, founder of The Lones Group, introduces the Potential Income Tracker. This tracking tool gives you a roadmap for never forgetting a client and for seeing how much business is in your future pipeline.

Microsoft Publisher: How to Replace Missing Fonts

Missing a font? Learn how to set a replacement font in Microsoft Publisher in less than 60 seconds.

WordPress 4: Getting Started with WordPress

In this webinar we'll tour the WordPress 4 dashboard, show you how to how to edit your website content, how to add video and pictures, and provide you with some beginning knowledge for using this incredibly powerful and easy-to-use website manager. Presented by Randy Bowers, Director of Technology at The Lones Group.

How to Import a Graph into Microsoft Publisher

Follow along with The Lones Group CEO Shauna Naf as she shows you how to import a graph from a Microsoft Word document into Microsoft Publisher. We occasionally include graphs in our Club Zebra PRO content that you can send to your clients, here's how you can get that graph into your beautiful branding!

Outlook 2010/2013 - How to Install eStationery

For Windows Vista/7/8 Operating Systems