Anastasia Madueño

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Why Your Websites And Email Newsletters Will Always Beat Facebook Pages

Where should you focus your online marketing efforts during 2015? In previous year’s campaigns on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites would have been high up on the priority list. Thanks to new policies and a need to maximise their own revenue, everyone should be wary of handing over …

Social Media

Pictures From Our Favorite Pet Instagram Accounts

10 Tumblr Blogs To Follow For Great Writing Tips

Few websites are friendlier to creatives than Tumblr, a place to scroll through, like, and reblog posts like there’s no tomorrow. It’s not …

The Healthy Food That's Giving You Belly Fat

What you need to know about the Wheat Belly diet<p>Last month, searches for "wheat belly diet" spiked 580 percent, according to information released by Yahoo Search. Wondering what the diet's all about? It's built around the fact that modern wheat—even the stuff found in whole-wheat bread—causes your …

Hugh Grant, the unknown actor and an inspirational real-life drama

The Hollywood star has teamed up with a friend with a learning disability to co-write and co-star in a production about the life-enhancing powers of acting

Want To Be A Better Photographer? Here are some of my helpful hints!!

Here are my tips and it's probably not what you are thinking. I'm not going to sit here and show you sample images and lighting diagrams or sell you …

How Long Should It Take to See Muscle Definition?

Because you’re dying to show off your workout results!<p><b>The question:</b> “When should I expect to see more defined muscles?”<p><b>The experts:</b> Jon-Erik Kawamoto, strength and conditioning specialist, owner of JKConditioning; Lee Boyce, C.P.T., owner of Boyce Training Systems<p><b>The answer:</b> Depending on how often …

Exercise

The Lean Muscle Diet

Ignore the trendy, complex diet plans designed to shrink your wallet and not your gut. To build the body you've always wanted, live like you already have it<p>When men set out to lose weight, they usually start at the wrong place. They pick a popular diet; <i>any</i> diet, it doesn't matter which one. Most …

10 Scientific Reasons You Should Play the Guitar

A six-string solution for a healthier mind, body, and libido<p>Have you ever wondered why guitarists seem so laid back and loose on stage? Some shredders even appear to be immortal, like the Rolling Stones’ Keith Richards. Maybe they just have access to really good doctors, but here’s another …

5 Social Brands That Defy Best Practices

Breaking the rules make sense for Zara in this case, because its social channels are merely acting as an avenue to lead shoppers to its site, where the content has the appropriate context.<p>The enigmatic Facebook posts are sparse on purpose. The goal is to grab the user’s attention and get them to …

How to Be Happy With Yourself

In our not-too-distant past, humans were mostly focused on survival. Worrying about things like whether you'd have something to eat when you were …

National Geographic's Favorite Bird Pictures

In honor of the 115th anniversary of the Audubon Christmas Bird Count, National Geographic editors searched the archives for our most compelling bird pictures.

Dramatic Double Exposures Blending Portraits and Nature

<i>Sarah Maloy is Shutterstock’s content marketing manager. She’s also an entertainment writer, social media nerd, and chronic binge-watcher. This post was originally published on the Shutterstock blog and has been reprinted with permission.</i><p>Multiple exposures are created when a photographer opens the …

The Best Landscape Photographer You've Never Heard Of

I adore a good landscape image. And it goes without saying that few things can take your breath away quite like an incredible image of mountains, …

Photography

1. Convey A Sense Of Scale

Street photography has had a somewhat turbulent history, sometimes rejected by the mainstream photographic establishment, and also experiencing …

iPhoneography

Our Favorite Pictures of Cats You've Never Heard Of

10 Captivating Travel Photography Books For the Holidays

<i>Jo Plumridge is a British writer and photographer who specializes in design, travel and comedy pieces. As a photographer, she focuses on portraiture. This post was originally published on the Shutterstock blog and has been reprinted with permission.</i><p>There’s no better gift than the gift of travel, …

Tumblr's most popular celebrities of 2014

As part of its 2014 year in review, Tumblr announced the community's most reblogged actors and actresses of the year.<p>Being the object of a Tumblr …

Sunbursts and Sunballs

<i>Schooling jacks with a sunball in the background. F13, 1/250th, ISO 200</i><p>Viewing a sunburst underwater can be very beautiful. Photographing it can be …

21 Ways To Flatten Your Belly

Your ultimate guide to a slimmer midsection.<p><i>This article was written and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>A toned, flat tummy is a goal many of us strive to achieve, but endless crunches and ditching all your favorite foods isn't the right way to do it. Fortunately, a flat belly can be …

The horror of Grimm’s fairy tales

The week’s best arts and culture reads – including why My Little Pony became a cult, a quick summary of Freud and how Amazon became the enemy of books.<p>Grimm horrors<br>Alison Flood | Guardian | 12 November 2014<p>Thanks to a new English translation of the “unsanitised” first edition of Grimm’s Fairy …

How to Take Landscape Photos

Get tips for taking great photos of landscapes in this how-to photo gallery, from National Geographic.

Travel Photography

Canon Patent Describes Tech to Choose Between JPEG and RAW For You

RAW or JPEG? JPEG or RAW? Too. Many. Decisions. Fortunately, a new Canon patent suggests technology that could make that choice for you.<p>Discovered by …

Woman Eats Dog Food for Paleo Diet

Uh, so—woof?<p>Fed up (heh) with the various costs that can be associated with eating fresh meats and veggies while following a Paleo diet, Anne Kadet decided—instead—to eat dog food. For six days.<p>She wrote: "I couldn't help notice that my dog's high-end kibble—like my Paleo diet—is high in protein, …

10 Rules Every Working DJ Should Follow

Back in the late 1990s, the record player was outselling the guitar. Why? Because electronic music and the art of DJing was enticing to music lovers …