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Content Strategy for Website Projects (8k words + examples)

THE COMPLETE GUIDE<p>Content Strategy for<br>Website Projects<p>Why bother going content-first on projects?<p>If websites are primarily a vehicle for content …

UX Design

Style Guide Inspirations – Muzli -Design Inspiration

Join over 50,000 others who enjoy Muzli for Chrome.<br>Muzli is a goldmine of inspiring, beautiful & fresh content, stunningly delivered every time you …

4 Methods for Building a Successful Ecommerce Brand

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Thanks to the Internet, entrepreneurs can now do more than ever before. Yes, brick and mortar businesses still have their place in the world of entrepreneurship, but many people are now building incredibly successful e-commerce brands …

How To Quickly Create Effective Presentation Handouts

After delivering my signature presentation myth-busting conference talk, “Get Their Attention”, I expose my audience to the “One Idea Per Slide” …

19 Free Website Design Tools

There are plenty of free tools and resources to help with your website design, whether you’re just looking for a little flare or you want ...

Design

10 Most Important WordPress Plugins

Regardless of how big a given brand is, chances are A) the company has a blog and B) they use WordPress, what with one-fourth of all websites now using the WordPress platform.<p>WordPress software allows users to create a free website on a platform that can be created without the use of any …

Web Design

5 Questions You Should Ask Your Clients Before Every Web Design Project

There’s a certain feeling of creative refreshment that arises when taking on a new project. You’re moving away from the status quo to tackle unique …

UX Design

Customer-Centric Marketing Is Emotional: 5 Steps To Understand Emotions In The Sales Process

Sometimes I run across a tool that’s just too good not to share. This is one of them.<p>I have taken hundreds of my clients and their teams through an exercise called the “Customer Journey.” It’s a powerful process and clearly illuminates what’s missing in sales and marketing messages. Thanks goes to …

Customer Experience

20 Parallax Scrolling Tutorials Every Designer Must Read

<b>Parallax scrolling</b> is a fantastic trend in web design that, if used properly, will make your website stand out beautifully. Parallax scrolling refers …

The Art of Creative Direction on Social Media

Be interesting. Be relevant. Be different.<p>I’m showing you these photos because I’m loving their (@officialcorzo) Instagram photos. Aren’t they just …

6 Ways Your Agency Should Rethink Social Media Marketing

It’s time to rethink the way your agency approaches social media marketing and the role it plays in your larger digital campaigns, along with how you …

Public Relations

Michael Robbins Furniture

Made by Hand / No 1 The Distiller

Made by Hand / No 5 The Bike Maker

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The Hat Maker

Watch "The Hat Maker" Nick Fouquet in this Beautiful Film

Former model Nick Fouquet features in this beautiful short focusing on his new career as a hat maker. Shot in Venice, Los Angeles, Fouquet describes …

4 TED Talks Every Marketer Should Watch in 2017

As someone with a product to market, these skills are definitely worth cultivating in 2017. Check out these examples of TED talks worth watching.

40 Free Resources Every Designer Should Know

<i>Jennifer Cirpici is a Dutch graphic designer and blogger. This post originally appeared on OtherFocus.</i><p>Ever wondered where designers get their resources to help them succeed with a project? Here is a list of great resources including sites, PSD. files, actions, UI elements, mock ups, et cetera. Best …

Great Use Of Colors In Web Design

Research has it that a majority of all the product assessments made by customers are primarily based on color and of that percentage, most of the …

UI Design

Designing The Perfect Ecommerce Website: 45 Stunning Examples To Inspire You

<i>If you can’t blow them away, you won’t get them to stay.</i>With 2015 expected to blast past last year’s record setting mark of $1.4 trillion in global …

UI Design

How to Effectively Use Transparent Backgrounds in Graphic Design

<i>In graphic design, backgrounds are kind of like wall paint or wallpaper…</i> <br>Get it right, and you have a nice backdrop that blends into and sets off an …

Graphic Design

30+ Free Flat UI (User Interface) Kits For Designers

People now-a-days prefer simple design to present their content rather than flashy illustrations, extraneous textures that are over-designed. “Flat …

UI Design

25 Free Minimalist Fonts for Super Clean Designs

These are the prettiest free minimalist fonts you will ever want to use in order to create super-clean, gorgeous designs!Whether you want to use them …

Typography

4 Ways Brands and Agencies Can Improve Social Media Management

<i>This is a guest post by Patrick Cuttica, product marketing manager at Sprout Social.</i><p>Social media often serves as the first line of communication …