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10 Type Rules for an Excellent User Experience

You're reading 10 Type Rules for an Excellent User Experience, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

75 Small Upgrades You Should Spoil Your Home With This Year

Do it today... and love it tomorrow!<p>Your home, like life, is a series of evolutions and special moments. Tackle these mini projects yourself — and sometimes with help! — and you'll create a space that's truly your own. Flaunt your "after" pictures on Instagram by tagging #MyHouseBeautiful — we'll …

16 Eye-Popping Statistics You Need to Know About Visual Content Marketing

Visual content marketing is one big trend you need to embrace. And for good reason.<p>One marketing trend that’s impossible to ignore is the growing …

Meet The Strange And Wonderful Health Snacks Of Silicon Valley's Break Rooms

Corporate break rooms have come a long way since the days of the water cooler, the percolator, and a fridge stuffed with week-old leftovers. Successful startups and tech companies around the country are wooing talent with their increasingly fabulous food and beverage options. But even if you can’t …

36 Gifts for Men That Will Suit Every Type of Guy in Your Life

Whether you call him your dad, your dude, your bro or your bestie, the man in your life is gonna need a gift this holiday — that’s a no-brainer. But what’s not so much of one is what to get him. If shopping for him is a liiiittle tricker than scooping up gifts for mom or a cheap stocking stuffer …

You can now share PowerPoint slides as photos and videos

Microsoft has released Social Share, a free plug-in for PowerPoint that lets you share your slides to Facebook and Twitter as images or video.<p>The tool lets you share individual slides as images and your entire presentation as a photo album.<p>Have you visited TNW's hype-free blockchain and …

Apps

23 Tips for Setting Your Rates as a Freelancer

A huge part of freelancing is deciding how much to charge for your work. Whether you’re a writer, a designer or a web developer, you need to find a …

15 Outstanding Tips for Blog Writers from Popular Bloggers

Do you want to blog better, faster and with more fun?I’ve collected 15<b> badass</b> tips for blog writers.These 15 tips are from some of my favorite …

Creative Writing

Processed meat ranks alongside smoking as major cause of cancer, World Health Organisation says

WHO publishes report listing processed meat as 'carcinogenic to humans' - the highest ranking, shared with alcohol, asbestos, arsenic and cigarettes<p>Bacon, ham and sausages rank alongside cigarettes as a major cause of cancer, the World Health Organisation has said.<p>"For an individual, the risk of …

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Tools to Help You Optimize Blog Headlines and Content

<i>This is a guest contribution from Robert Morris.</i><p>The reality is harsh for bloggers and content writers: potential readers won’t waste a minute trying …

Blogging

15 Free Vintage Logo & Badge Template Collections

Vintage, retro or classic style of logos (or badges, if you prefer) are very popular at the moment, with many designers using them to create their …

Graphic Design

7 Ecommerce Email Campaigns You Should Steal Today

Without a doubt, email is one of the most powerful marketing channels when it comes to driving ecommerce sales.<p>In fact, email has an ROI of around …

Creative Line Art Logo Design – 26 Inspiring Examples

Creative logos created with abstract line artwork. Line art logo designs are very trendy and eye-catching for customers to recognize the logo design. …

Graphic Design

What I Wish I'd Known About Marketing Before I Started My Business

We all look back at our past and reflect, “If only I’d known then what I know now!”<p>The same applies to running your own business. I started my marketing firm nine years ago, and I laugh now when I see the crappy website I had and think about the kinds of projects I desperately took on just to have …

9 elements of an exceptional logo

Whether you hire a marketing agency, freelance talent or design in-house, it’s crucial to have a clear understanding of what makes a logo OK versus …

Graphic Design

30 Outstanding Examples of Restaurant Logos

Any business logo, no matter how small it may be, could actually have a huge impact on the way the business goes. It dictates how much recall the …

17 New Ultramodern Free Fonts for Designers

Visionary and <b>futuristic free fonts</b> for innovative and modern web & graphic design projects. These fonts are best for <b>logos, tattoos, badges, emblems</b>, …

Kitchen Makeover: From Dreary and Dated to Big, Bright, and Beautiful

<b>Name:</b> Cassie Hsu<p><b>Location:</b> Las Vegas, NV<p>"I travel a lot for work, so our home is my sanctuary. I wanted to feel comfortable and relaxed at home. So I knew we had to do the remodel -- and fast," says Cassie of her outdated kitchen (left).

13 Ways to Improve Your Social Media Profiles in One Hour or Less

Considering how much time people spend on social media everyday, it’s kind of funny—or is it sad?—that most of us find ourselves too busy to actually …

Social Media

Using SEO To Maximize Your Content Marketing Strategy

The panda is watching.<p>When it comes to a Google search – a whole lot of factors play a part in where you turn up.<p>But thanks to the 2011 Panda Updates …

The best coffee shop in every state

Every state has its beloved local haunt where you can grab a cup of joe or a foamy masterpiece of latte art and unwind.<p>Today is National Coffee Day, so we're honoring some of the best coffee shops around the US.<p>We looked at expert reviews and local recommendations to find the best coffee shop in …

Coffee

3 Small Business Marketers Share Their Social Media & Email Marketing Secrets

If you own a small business, you’ve probably realized that the idea of ‘marketing’ has changed quite a bit in recent years.<p>With today’s online …

Banff National Park

This Canadian park boasts some of the world's finest unspoiled ecosystems.<p><b>Location:</b> Alberta <b><br>Date Established:</b> 1885 <b><br>Size:</b> 1,641,027 acres<p>Simplicity marks the origin of Banff—Canada’s first national park. In 1883, on the slopes of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, three railway workers discovered a natural …

The 7 core fly fishing knots

Yes, you have to know a few more than seven knots to cover all of fly fishing, but these seven form the core. With them, the fly rodder can fish …

Fishing

How to Use Keywords Throughout Your Marketing Strategy

How do you use keywords? If you're only using them to optimize your website for search, then you're missing out on many ways to get visibility …