Media praise for Google Apps Hacks
"This book should attract programmers (and other Web citizens) who want to investigate and test drive the latest cool things that many people are having fun with -- and a bunch more are making money from. "
-- , Amazon.com
"My verdict? Its really good. Part of my job is to know obscure things about Google, yet several of the hacks in this book discussed tricks that I didnt know...If youre looking for a gift for a savvy user, anyone with an interest in Google, or someone that uses Gmail/Google Calendar/Google Docs/Google Spreadsheets, then Id definitely recommend this book."
-- , Gadgets, Google, and SEO
"There are no other books, that I'm aware of, devoted to Google's office applications currently on the market, so if you are looking to get the most out of the applicaions this is about it- and it covers a lot of the beyond the basics nicely. As for the hacks, the author does point out several times who came up with the hack, so it there's been commentary on it, you can go, um, "Google it." Worth picking up for power users."
-- , YYZtech.ca
-- , Duffbert's Random Musings
"I've found this to be an extremely useful book. I've used it setting up a Google Site. I've learned about some web applications from Google and from others that I didn't even know existed...[T]his is a solid book full of useful material,"
-- , Slashdot.org
"There's so much information in this book that you're bound to learn new ways of working with Google Apps and taking your productivity on another level. Lenssen does a good job with a clear writing style and tips for both novice and seasoned users. All in all, O'Reilly once again delivers a great title from the Hacks series, one that every Google user should take a look at."
-- , Help Net Security
"This is an essential guide for anyone wishing to expand the functionality of Google Apps and associated programs for either personal use or a business application."
-- , SciTech Book News
"The advantage of the Google Apps Hacks book is it is a nice stable book that you can read and annotate. I find it very helpful to use the table of contents and simply focus on the specific hacks that I see will immediately serve my communication purposes."
-- , Slashdot
"I thought this was a great book that was well-written and easy to follow. It opened my eyes to many of the possibilities that currently exist within Google products. If you're looking to get more out of your Google experiences, this book is highly recommended. "
-- , Amazon.com
"All in all, I found this book well worth reading and I'd recommend it to anyone who has an interest in making better use of the Google applications. "
-- , dave.org.uk
"I would recommend this book to anyone interested in learning the details of the "new" Google technology, which probably will be common knowledge in a few years. So, before your PTA sends you a Google spreadsheet signup sheet, or your granddaughter sends you a school paper via a Google document link, you may want to read this book."
-- , GGCS Newsletter, September 2008 Issue
"...a hundred-some very practical entries on ways to make these Google Apps do a lot of the little tricks (some, power tools) that make all the difference to personal productivity but that aren't always obvious without a little extra advice...Bottom line: Google Apps, The Missing Manual and Google Apps Hacks are two great choices for people with a more than casual interest in using Google online applications."
-- , Newstips Bulletin