Juan Brandao

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Health care’s future is data driven

<i>Darren is the chief executive at Apixio.</i><p>Despite spending more than $3 trillion a year on health care in the U.S., we do not yet have a way to easily …

Digital Health

Six Branding Principles To Take Into Consideration When Thinking Visual

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>The search for meaning and identity has always been and always will be a very deep need. The desire to deliver a specific message to …

Graphic Design

6 Travel Apps Every Globetrotter Needs

David Goehring / Flickr<p>For globetrotters, quenching wanderlust is a simple task thanks to the slew of travel apps at their disposal. With these tools, researching new destinations, checking reviews and comparing prices on the fly is easier (and more popular) than ever before. According to Statista, …

CSS Gradient Backgroud Generator

The ultimate e-Commerce UI kit Today we bring you an award-winning UI Kit with an industry class design library which includes 400+ comp...<p>The …

Graphic Design

The best infographics of 2015, and why we can’t stop looking at them

You’re not alone. We’re obsessed too. Over the last few years, a steady stream of illustrated charts, diagrams, maps, and process drawings have fed and fostered a raging appetite for infographics. Gareth Cook, a Pulitzer Prize-winning writer and a former editor at <i>The Boston Globe</i>, has been sifting …

Infographics

The Making Of FiftyThree’s Beloved Paper App For The iPhone

Three years in the making, the new app dares to rethink how people have worked with words on screens for decades.<p>FiftyThree could have launched its new iPhone app three years ago and quickly amassed millions of users. But the New York-based company decided to take the scenic, more thoughtful route. …

Apps

This Branding Video Cleverly Celebrates Famous Logos Without Actually Showing a Single One

You know, some elements of this video from Denmark-based digital agency Inetdesign seem awfully familiar.<p>That's because the clip uses famous logos to …

Graphic Design

10 podcasts to sharpen your sales skills

In the competitive 21st century marketplace, it’s more important than ever to keep your sales skills sharp. Regardless of how busy you are, podcasts provide an opportunity to continue learning without disrupting your daily routine. Whether you’re traveling, exercising or sitting in a waiting room, …

5 simple UX principles to guide your product design

Few things in life are constant: death, taxes, and strangers asking <i>“So what do you do?”</i> within a minute of a handshake.<p>As a UX designer, I’ve had a …

10 Common Mistakes Web Developers Make

css // css3 // html5 // javascript // article<p>An article by J. Michael Palermo IV <br>Comments<p>There seems to be endless choices regarding how to …

Web Development

Why The Next Great Online Retail Experience You Have Probably Won't Be On Amazon

It was in the third week of July when a startup in the online retail technology space, SmarterHQ, blipped briefly across the industry’s radar. Simon Venture Group, the venture capital arm of the shopping center owner Simon Property Group, had led a financing round for the company, helping it secure …

5 Things That Are Killing Your Customer Experience

Companies have a bad habit of treating customers like a flakey guy would treat a girl he didn’t care about. Once they have the customer, they don’t want to deal with what it takes to manage that relationship. Don’t mis-read me; you are in a relationship with your customers. Are you being the flakey …

Customer Experience

How To Build A Winning Social Media Marketing Strategy (With Explosive Results)

You breathe a sigh of relief.<i>Phew!</i>Your blog post is finished. You go over your blogging checklist one more time and hit PUBLISH.You share your post …

What is a Brand Bible and Why You Should Have One.

Branding is Important<p>Branding is for everyone. It doesn’t matter the size of your business, you are a brand as well. In fact, you are already …

4 Marketing Analytics Trends That Are Shifting Power Back To Brands

Since the Internet’s infancy, customers have been gaining power and control over the purchasing process. Armed with unprecedented amounts of information and enabled with new digital technologies, they’ve experienced a giddy generation of greater control. For marketers, this changed everything. …

Infographic: 80% people want brands to tell stories

New research into the importance of brand storytelling has found that eight out of ten (79 per cent) UK adults want brands to tell stories as part of …

Brand Strategy: What You Need To Know

Coming up with a brand is more important than the product itself. For this reason, you have to be very careful when choosing your brand name. …

3 Types of Basic Content You Can’t Afford To Ignore

17 Landing Page, Welcome Series and Purchase Confirmation Tips<p>Creating awesome lead generating content marketing is sexy. It attracts marketing …

Marketing

What Steve Jobs Stole From Ritz-Carlton (and You Should Steal From Apple)

The Apple CEO went to an unlikely source to develop one of his best ideas.<p>When late Apple CEO Steve Jobs and then-retail-golden-boy Ron Johnson were getting ready to open the first Apple stores (a story I detail in my latest book, <i>High-Tech, High-Touch Customer Service</i>)<i>,</i> they asked around Apple …

Customer Service

Branding for startups: Developing your initial brand strategy

Developing branding for startups? Your startup’s brand strategy should address everything that your value proposition spells out.

When This Company Followed The Same Simple Marketing Strategy As Amazon And Apple, It Beat The Odds

Comfortable times are often the best times to shift marketing tactics. Great organizations that do this on a regular basis are Amazon, Samsung, and Apple. They understand the need to dip into record revenues to bet on risky new ideas to keep their brand and products fresh. Their people with ideas …

Marketing

5 dangerous UX myths debunked

However, it’s still important to craft content above the fold so that it tells the user that there’s more to be found below. This is obvious due to the presence of the scroll bar, but you can leave further clues and it’s always better not to assume anything about your users.<p>With this in mind, you …

Top Web Developer Tools You Need To Know About

Read the full article at: Top Web Developer Tools You Need To Know AboutWe have gathered 11 of the most simple, yet efficient top developer tools, …

Start A Fire

Why Responsive Design is More Important Than Ever

In case you haven’t already heard, mobile responsive design is kind of a big deal. All the big names in digital marketing have talked about it, but …

Why artificial intelligence is set to automate marketing

When a malfunctioning computer went on a homicidal rampage in Stanley Kubrick’s 1968 masterpiece, <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i>, it captured the imagination …

Artificial Intelligence

The Web Design Trends Dominating 2015 and How WordPress Stacks Up

Web design has come a long way since the under construction GIFs and marquee scrolling of the GeoCities days. Back then, we could not have imagined …

Scaling Customer Experience In The Sharing Economy

I take UberX to the train station for work. I bought my wedding veil off of Etsy. I hired a TaskRabbit to paint our walls. I’ve stayed in AirBNBs in Prague. I get my groceries delivered by Instacart. I’ve had our laundry done by Washio.<p>My husband and I both work full time. We’ll gladly pay for the …

What $5 Per Day Will Buy You on Facebook Ads

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>If you want get your posts seen on Facebook, one of the most common bits of wisdom you’ll hear is this:<p>“It's both terrifyingly interesting and interestingly terrifying”According to VICE, TNW Conference is quite the eventFIND OUT WHY<p><b>Pay for reach with</b> …