Mike Mazza

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How to Design Facebook Images That Get More Clicks

The following is an excerpt from our eBook How To Design Facebook Images That Get More Clicks. Download your FREE eBook now to get more Facebook ad …

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How to Appease Household Spirits Across the World

Quit playing games with my hearth.<p>If you’re lucky, you can live in a home where a hairy little household imp will help keep your kitchen clean, or a …

Could an aspirin a day keep depression away?

And what if this drug was quite possibly already in your medicine cabinet, available from the supermarket, and, just as a bonus, super-cheap?<p>"It will …

Generalized Anxiety Disorder: An Owner's Manual For The Uninitiated

When I was first diagnosed with Generalized Anxiety Disorder (by a neurologist in the middle of a migraine appointment), I thought, "Great! Search terms! Let's get cozy, Google."<p>But I was wrong to assume simple screen time was going to help me find my path with my anxiety disorder. I found little …

10 Mysterious Men Behind History's Creepiest (True) Conspiracy

In 1973, a powerful politician knelt before a former mattress salesman from Tuscany; 10 years later, the mattress salesman simply walked out of a …

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Etsy Finds: Ghost Signs

About Courtney<p>Courtney is the founder of Design Work Life and Seamless Creative, a small design studio she runs with her husband Brian. She now …

Why You’re Bad At Understanding Irony

The neuroscience of irony: It’s a lot more complicated than rain on your wedding day.<p>Last summer, a spoof of Alanis Morissette’s song <i>Ironic</i> went viral after doing what the original did not: describing events that were actually ironic. Morissette famously flubbed the concept in her hit, largely …

8 Ways To Unlock Your Inner Creativity

Sometimes creativity needs coaxing. Advice from photographers, designers, musicians, and entrepreneurs on how to get in the groove.<p>In a world where only 25% of people think they’re living up to their creative potential, the big question is: How do you unlock your inner creativity?<p>Last week I had …

See The Bone-Chilling Inspiration For “Candyman” And “Hellraiser”

Clive Barker’s classic horror stories have a cult following, but few have seen the nightmarish paintings that inspire the stories. Until now.<p>If you were a child in the ’90s, chances are you were terrified of facing a mirror and saying “Candyman” five times because you knew it would summon a …

These Biscuit Ads Are Cute Explosions Of Sweetness

It’s actually surprising that more brands don’t do what U.K. biscuit maker McVities has done in its latest campaign. You can almost hear the brainstorming meeting in that boardroom…<p>“You know what people can’t get enough of on the Internet?”<p>“Porno.”<p>“What else?”<p>“Cute animals.”<p>“Let’s do that one then.”<p>…

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Google Is Looking For The Next Breakthrough Digital Artist For Major New “DevArt” Exhibit

Your art could be shown at London’s Barbican via Google’s new competition and show that seeks to encourage creativity in coding.<p>Fancy having your digital artwork exhibited in front of millions?<br>Google is on the hunt for an undiscovered talent to be part of a major exhibition of digital art at the …

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Leading Designers At Square, Dropbox, And Flipboard On How To Land A Dream Job

Six mistakes designers make in interviews with startups, and how to avoid them<p>I continue to be excited by the number of startups that value design and create wonderful environments for designers to learn and grow. At the same time, designers are realizing the right startup can be an amazing place …