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20 Free Photoshop Layer Styles for Creating Beautiful Text Effects

Photoshop Layer Styles are a set of pre-configured commands that will take basic text and will quickly create typographical works of art for you. …

Graphics

How to Get Your Website Ready For WordPress 5.0 Update

Read This Before You Update Your Website to WordPress 5.0WordPress has been the top platform to have a self-hosted a mobile-ready website that can be …

Online Life

Infographic: How to create a website that users fall in love with

It takes only seconds for visitors to decide whether your website is worth their time.The internet is teeming with digital destinations where …

Public Relations

6 essential documents for project management success

Here are six key documents that project managers and their teams rely on to successfully guide and execute projects.<p>Careful project planning and …

Project Management

8 Design Trends to Try Now

Stock photoSometimes, redesigning your whole site or app isn’t on the table. However, there are always small adjustments you can make here and there …

Apple is being sued over the controversial super-thin MacBook keyboards some users say are prone to breaking

Apple faces a class-action lawsuit over the keyboards on most of its current laptops, including the MacBook and the MacBook Pro.<p>Users have complained that the keys on Apple's "butterfly" keyboard, first introduced in 2015, can get jammed easily when faced with minor dust or debris.<p>There have been a …

How to Use the macOS App Switcher to Open Files, Hide and Quit Apps, and Launch Exposé

Most long-time macOS users will be aware of the Application Switcher. It's invoked using the <b>Command+Tab</b> keyboard shortcut, and lists all of the apps currently running on your Mac, enabling you to quickly switch between them.<p>In this article, we'll run through the Mac App Switcher's most basic …

The Secret Tool You Can Use To Keep People Accountable

If You Use It, You Can Get an Immediate Jump in Productivity<p>Accountability is a topic that lots of CEOs and leader talk about. Specifically, most of their concern is that they don't feel like their people hold themselves accountable to the things they need to do in driving higher levels of …

Stop Buying Tangerines. Plant Them In A Flowerpot And You Will Always Have Hundreds Of Organic Tangerines!

Tangerines, of the Latin name Citrus reticulate, are also known as Mandarin oranges. Clementines are the seedless variety of these irresistible …

This College Dropout Made Almost $1 Billion Betting on Horses. Now He's Finally Telling How He Did It

Beating the odds was so easy that when he won $13 million on a single horse race once, he never bothered to cash the ticket.<p>Does gambling on horse racing seem like a good career path? For a college dropout from Pittsburgh who spent years figuring out how to increase the odds, it became amazingly …

Apple Releases The macOS High Sierra 10.13.4 Software Update

Last week apple released their new iOS 11.3 software update, they also released their macOS High Sierra 10.13.4 update.<p>The macOS High Sierra 10.13.4 …

20 Apple Watch Tips to Help You Work and Play Better

Watch and learn.<p>For many people, the smartphone has made the traditional timepiece obsolete, with millions of people digging their phones out of their pockets or bags to check the time -- that is, if they don’t already have the thing glued to their hand.<p>For others, smartwatches such as the Apple …

34 Business Books You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

<i>This article originally ran in Term Sheet, Fortune’s newsletter about deals and dealmakers.</i> <i>Sign up here.</i><p>Alright, here it is: the book list to end all …

Amazon made its own iPhone dongle, beating Belkin in price

Last year, Apple removed the standard 3.5mm headphone jack from the iPhone 7, a “courageous” move, but one that has put us in a world where dongles …

The 1970s Design Manual That Quietly Shaped Everything You Use Today

Humanscale is as relevant today as it was in the 1970s–and it’s being reissued through Kickstarter.<p>The 1970s has been a frequently revisited decade in the design world lately, most notably in the resurgence of reissued graphic standards manuals from that era. For many graphic designers, the …

4 reasons why you should not be browsing the internet without the Disconnect app

<b>Disconnect App</b><p>Feel the need to step up cyber-security on your devices? There’s an app for that!<p>Salon Marketplace<p>July 25, 2017 10:20pm (UTC)<p>In a time when cyber-attackers are becoming more sophisticated every day and net neutrality regulations are constantly under fire, it's a good idea to invest in …

Your Camera Wants to Kill the Keyboard

Snapchat knew it from the start, but in recent months Google and Facebook have all but confirmed it: The keyboard, slowly but surely, is fading into …

Android Phones

A Modern Guide to Social Media Content Marketing, Part 3: LinkedIn

<i>This is the third installment in a five-part series of articles focusing on best practices to up your content marketing game on the “big four”</i> …

2 Stories That Will Make You Stop and Rethink Your Life | Inc.com

A young man once approached Socrates and asked the philosopher how he could acquire wisdom and knowledge.<p>"Follow me," Socrates said in response, as he led the young man down to the sea. The young man followed as Socrates began wading through the water, first at ankle, then knee, then waist, and …

Self-improvement

10 Things the Artist and the Entrepreneur Have in Common

Trish Duggan, one of 1,500 billionaires on this planet, shares her wisdom and knowledge about artists and entrepreneurs.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Trish Duggan is an artist, philanthropist, entrepreneur and a billionaire. I recently had the opportunity to talk with …

18 Game-Changing Productivity Tools Smart Entrepreneurs Use

Want to Get More Work Done? Start Using These Productivity Tools Today.<p>Updated April 25, 2018<p>In the life of a busy entrepreneur, there's so much to …

Phoebe – Adobe InDesign Magazine Template

Phoebe, a fashion and lifestyle magazine template for Adobe InDesign by Studio Standard.Equipped with 72 well designed pages, Studio Standard has …

Netflix's design documentary series to premiere tomorrow

This exclusive clip gives a preview of the new design documentary series Abstract: The Art of Design, which will bring Bjarke Ingels, Es Devlin, Ilse …

Air Max

Follow the 10% Rule When Creating Systems for Your Work

Planning is important, but sometimes we get so caught up in organizing a plan to reach our goals and get stuff done that we procrastinate reaching …

Productivity

25 Plugins to Consider After Creating Your First WordPress Site

<i>Have you selected WordPress as the CMS of choice for your first website?</i><p>If you answered yes to this question, you aren’t alone. At this time, …

Web Design

How to Make Pizza, According to a Real Italian Chef

When the pizza is delivered, rather than pacing yourself and just having a slice or two, you dig in and devour the whole eight-piece large pie. About …

10 must-read biographies of brightest entrepreneurs

Share26<p>Tweet<p>Share34<p>+11<p>Shares 61<p>Books are a terrific source of inspiration, a distillation of years of wisdom, a constant friend, a flight of the …

Here's What's Wrong With Your Great Idea | Inc.com

When Steve Jobs launched the iPhone in 2007, many pundits were less than impressed. Some said that its unusual shape made it unwieldy. Others thought that it was too expensive. Still others remarked that all the extra software made it a poor choice for its primary function -- making phone calls.<p>But …

Immune System

Evernote employees will be able to read your notes, but you can stop them

Evernote will enforce a change in its privacy policy in January 2017 that will allow some of its employees to read your notes.<p>That’s a bummer for fans of the massively popular note-taking app who also happen to value their privacy. The company says it’s making this change in order to “make sure …

Productivity

30 of the Most Important Photoshop Features and How to Use Them

Nate Dodson over at TutVid just put together one of the most comprehensive overviews of Photoshop’s key tools and features we’ve ever seen. 30 …

Tutorials