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3 quirky pieces of advice that will make you a happier writer

My writing challenges are mounting by the day<p>I’m struggling to find my unique writer’s voice<br>• I hop between having too many ideas and being too …

4 reasons you should create long-form blog content

Are you struggling to rank individual blog posts in SERPs? The blog posts that you publish don’t get enough organic traffic?<p>If search engine ranking is your biggest dilemma, consider creating long-form content as it is one of the proven techniques to increase organic traffic, social shares, and …

The 10 most influential video games of all time – in pictures

From university experiments to Japanese arcade treasures, here are the titles that have inspired generations of game developers

The Definitive Guide to Alexa

Founded in 1996 and acquired by Amazon in 1999, Alexa.com was the first free traffic measurement service. It also delivers a variety of other traffic …

The Simple Step by Step Guide to Increasing Your Website’s Rankings On Google In 2017

Brands like Amazon, Apple, Microsoft are spending millions of dollars on Google AdWords.Do you know why? They all know how powerful search engine …

Using Google Trends to Select Website Keywords

If you have a home business and want to increase traffic to your website, one of the most important things you can do is to select the search engine …

A Daily Social Media Checklist That Will Double Engagement

We all know that social media success doesn’t happen by accident. It’s planned for.<p>But without a roadmap, it’s tough to know what you’re working …

Infographics

Feast your eyes on Microsoft's 'Phantom Dust' remaster

Redevelopment hell.<p>After three long years, Microsoft has finally released more details about <i>Phantom Dust HD</i>. While the publisher announced a remaster of the 2004 cult-classic during E3 2014, it has been mostly quiet about the up-rezzed card battler ever since. With its unique mix of addictive deck …

Never played The Division? Now's your chance to try Ubisoft's shooter for free

Ubisoft has announced a 'free weekend' for its online shooter <i>The Division</i>, which begins today... because <i>Thursday is officially the new Friday</i>.<p><i>The</i> …

The Most Incredibly Realistic Looking Video Game For PlayStation 4

The first GIF seen here on NeoGAF showcases the detail of the road textures and the sensation of speed. As the car collides with the nearby …

Most Intense Graphical Demanding Video Games Of All Time

Today, few things can push your PC to its breaking point—and sometimes beyond!—like games.<p>Crysis (2007)<p>Engine: CryEngine (1)<br>2560×1440 very high 4xAA:</b> …

Grand Theft Auto

IGN Happy Hour: Prey Special

Creative director Raf Colantonio on creature design, world building and player freedom in Prey.<p>IGN's Lucy O'Brien and Luke Reilly sat down with Raf …

How to play computer games for a living - and yes it IS possible and some people make millions

Last month premier league club West Ham announced an exciting new signing. But it wasn’t the full back or centre forward the club so desperately …

PC Gaming

Haha Here's The Witcher 3 Running In 8K Haha

This is footage of <i>The Witcher 3</i> running 60fps at 8k resolution. That’s 7680 x 4320. On max settings. Gulp.<p>If you need to know what kind of monster …

Playstation VR Farpoint Teaser Released (video)

With only a few weeks left for the launch of the new virtual reality game Farpoint, Eric Lempel SVP, Marketing & PlayStation Network has taken to the …

Virtual Reality

Choosing a CMS? Don't Go Home With a Lemon

Selecting a CMS can be daunting. It's kind of like going to a car lot to pick out a new car, except without the annoying salespeople (if you're …

Embedding a video a website or blog

Playing your video from your own website is easy when you use our embed option. Just choose the appropriate settings, and copy and paste the HTML …

Web Development

184: 2 Blog Monetization Strategies that Have Increased My Blogs Earnings by over 40%

Strategies to Increase Your Blog Earnings<p>In today’s lesson, I want to talk about two things I’ve been doing on my main blog to increase the …

Marketing

Facebook Tests Live Split-screen Broadcasts: This Week in Social Media

Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news. To help you stay up to date with social media, here are some of the news items that …

The remastered Darksiders is still coming to Wii U

Darksiders Warmastered Edition coming back for one more ride in May<p>With the Wii U effectively dead — leading some developers to cancel games for that platform in favor of a Nintendo Switch release — owners of Nintendo’s now-last-gen console shouldn’t expect much in the way of new releases. But Wii …

2016 All-Star Game Interactive Roster | MLB.com

The complete guide to mastering conversion optimization

How do you turn traffic into converting customers? Columnist Stoney deGeyter outlines how you can improve your visitors' experience both before and …

The AB Testing Process that Empowers Marketers

• SHARES<p>At Conversion Sciences, conversion optimization is so important that we think every site should benefit from it. We take every chance to teach …

How Social Media Has Changed The Way That We Engage Consumers

Over the past few years, the pervasiveness of social media in our society has desensitized us to what's really happening. While it's easy to take social media for granted, we shouldn't forget the many benefits that these platforms afford us. From marketing and advertising to customer service and …

Halo 5's Memories of Reach Update Arrives Today, Next DLC Teased

Halo 5's Memories of Reach free expansion, the game's sixth since launch, arrives today, May 12, 343 Industries announced during a recent livestream. The two major parts of the update are the zombie-themed Infection mode and a new Arena multiplayer map called Stasis.<p>The update also adds a series of …

Can video games be sports?

The Olympic Games are as ancient a Greek tradition as the Athenian concept of democracy. So long as there’s been human culture, sports have been an integral part of it. In their many forms and over their long history, sports have provided relief from the trudgery of daily life and a less bloody way …

Inside the life of a pro gamer

Getting paid to play video games sounds like the cushiest job in the world. Stumble out of bed, fill a bowl of cereal, boot up Steam, and go hunting for thrills and spills. Pants and personal hygiene are optional. That’s the pervasive, and in many cases valid, image of the professional gamer — a …

Mobile advertisers want to know exactly where you are. This company tells them.

Location specialist xAd reports a $250 million revenue run rate.<p>Unless your company is called Facebook or Google, you will have a hard time building a growing business selling mobile ads.<p>XAd, a seven-year-old firm that provides mobile location data to retail marketers, says it’s bucking the trend. …

AdTech

Google launches official DoubleClick for Publishers Android app

Google has finally launched an Android app for its DoubleClick for Publishers customers. This way, those who use the service to serve or sell ads will be able to keep on top of their performance without being tied to a desktop. If you are a DoubleClick for Publishers user, you’ll be able to monitor …