Ashley Cheretes

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What actually happens when you go on a sugar detox?

Sometimes, making healthy choices is easy—I mean, it doesn’t sound <i>so</i> terrible to take more baths, have more orgasms, or go on more vacations in the …

Tips to Avoid Conversion Killers for Web Forms

Designing sleek, seamless landing pages, writing strong copy, A/B testing and the development of email campaigns takes up quite a bit of time for …

7 Digital Marketing Podcasts That Successful Entrepreneurs Listen To

The digital marketing world moves at break-neck speeds, but these podcasts will help you stay up-to-date on the latest trends.<p>Savvy marketers are always trying to keep up with the latest trends and find ways to learn about the tools and tactics that are fueling the industry's evolution.<p>It's not …

DIY Home Decor Projects - 267 Easy and Crafty Ideas

DIY home decor crafts are fun but making something that will actually have decor value may be a bigger challenge than you’ve anticipated. Indeed, …

Misused mobile UX patterns

If you are an experienced designer, you probably agree that being inspired by others is not stealing in UI design. It’s best practice research. It’s …

5 LinkedIn mistakes the could be costing you job opportunities

Why?<p>LinkedIn is the No. 1 tool recruiters use to research candidates. Five out six HR managers and recruiters review your profile to determine if they should contact you about an opportunity.<p>However, while there are over four hundred million member profiles (and counting) on LinkedIn, it's …

4 Ways Facebook Lead Ads Can Change the Social Advertising Game

<b>Facebook lead ads are here!</b><p>Facebook has rolled out a new form of advertising that’s now available to marketers everywhere. Lead ads make the process …

50 Free Apps To Make You An Incredibly Productive Person

Communicate with ease, tame your schedule, and get things done with these great tools.<p>You’re running a million miles an hour, trying to hold down a tight schedule full of tight deadlines on a tight ship. From messages to meetings to managing meddlesome minutiae, these 50 apps can help you work …

Why I'm shifting my entire personal blog to Medium

Medium announced some impressive changes today to its service to foster its future growth, which made me start paying a lot more attention to the service. So much, in fact, that I’ve decided to move my personal blog over.<p>I’ve always run my own blogs, be it on WordPress, Svbtle, Squarespace or even …

Handy Web Animations Tools

There are many web animation tools available in the market right now which helps web designers and developers create interactive animations with …

8 CEO's Reveal Which Daily Habits Drive Success

Taking your work to the next level means setting and keeping career goals. A career goal is a targeted objective that explains what you want your …

A Simple Tool to Create Stunning Video Animations for Your Class

September 19, 2015<br>Biteable is a web-based tool that allows you to create beautiful explainer videos to share with your students. Explainer videos are …

The best infographics of 2015, and why we can’t stop looking at them

You’re not alone. We’re obsessed too. Over the last few years, a steady stream of illustrated charts, diagrams, maps, and process drawings have fed and fostered a raging appetite for infographics. Gareth Cook, a Pulitzer Prize-winning writer and a former editor at <i>The Boston Globe</i>, has been sifting …

Bold Shadows, Flat Design & Hero Images: The Top 10 Web Design Trends in 2015 [SlideShare]

Check out the top 10 web design trends from 2015, from typography trends and micro interactions to hidden menus and split screens.

How to conduct yourself as a leader

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab.<p>As an extrovert, Karl has to learn to put on his "game face" …

7 ways to create attractive user interfaces

There's no denying that visuals are important to interaction design, but exactly how important may surprise you.<p>While visual representation is often …

Selling Products Online? How to Build a Perfect Checkout Page (Infographic)

Imagine going to Target, filling your cart with products, then ditching it by the door and walking out empty-handed. That’s what ecommerce shoppers do more often than not. Unfortunately for Internet merchants, most are Looky Lous who never actually buy what they put in their carts.<p>This year alone, …

Video Is The Future Of Content Marketing

Lights! Camera! Conversion!My great-grandmother Michaelena always told me – ‘you ought to be pictures … you sweety, little boy’. Little did I know …

Super Niching: The Dirty Little Secret Of Successful Bloggers Everywhere

<i>This is a guest contribution from Michaela Clark.</i><p>It’s the one thing most bloggers avoid talking about the most. A shameful, hidden secret we keep …

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Google's Eric Schmidt has these 9 rules for emailing

<i>This post is in partnership with Time. The article below was originally published at Time.com.</i><p>By Eric Schmidt<p>Communication in the Internet Century …

5 Interactive Calls to Action That Prospects Can’t Resist

Are your marketing efforts falling a bit flat? Are open rates, click-through rates, and lead flow less than stellar? If you were 100% honest, would …

27 Essential Tools For eCommerce Developers And Designers

Back in the day, eCommerce sites used to be built from scratch. Projects would take months, and cost 5-figures and more. Expensive and time-consuming …

Designing New Mobile Experiences For The Music-Loving Generation

As music fans go mobile, music festivals are following suit. The kids in America are rocking out to T-Swift with a Natty Lite in one hand and a mobile phone open to native festival apps in the other.<p>Schedules, venue maps, artists and vendors are all in the palm of partygoers hands. And festivals …

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