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10 Ways to Give Your Child a Head Start in Life | Inc.com

There's a saying that children are the future. If you're a parent, or are considering becoming a parent sometime in the future, you should give some thought to how you would raise your offspring to become the most successful that they can.<p>With my 30's creeping up, I've taken an interest in learning …

Self-improvement

Become a Better Visual Storyteller by Following These 10 Rules for Better Composition (VIDEO)

Most great photographers are also accomplished visual storytellers who understand how to draw viewers into their scene and direct their eyes to the …

Photography

How to Write a Killer Website Brief

Here’s a good news-bad news scenario that I’ve encountered many times in my career designing and developing websites. See if it sounds familiar to …

Project Management

21 Evernote Templates & Workflows to Skyrocket Productivity

Evernote is rapidly becoming a <b>staple part of our modern workflows</b>.<p>From 2009 to 2010, Evernote jumped from 2 million users to 6 million. Impressive, …

What Should My Business Post on Social Media?

What should you post on social media? Here are 11 creative ideas.I’m sure you hear it over and over again –post regularly on social media to leverage …

Marketing

The Ultimate Guide to Instagram Analytics: Metrics, Insights, Tools, and Tips

More than 15 million businesses now use Instagram as a marketing tool.<p>And one of the most important aspects of any Instagram marketing strategy is a …

Analytics

A Photographer’s Guide to Videography

The lines between photography and videography have begun to blur. At this point, almost every DSLR available has at least some video capabilities, …

Videography

25 Inspirational Portrait Photographer Instagrams to Follow

Instagram continues to be one of the most popular social media platforms out there and with it’s focus centered around photos, it’s natural for …

Social Media

4 Fantastic Portrait Tutorials: Tips & Tricks for Better Photos

Learning to photograph people is a rite of passage for any photographer. When it comes to portrait photography, there’s so much to consider: …

15 Ways to Boost Your Business With Instagram

April 12, 2017<p>Everyone says Instagram is such an exciting channel, but why?<p>You can create amazing images, share tidbits from your business, and make …

8 great small business productivity and collaboration apps

Small business owners, whether working in a busy office, on the road or from home, can easily get distracted – and overwhelmed. From email (and text) …

25 websites that every entrepreneur or startup should know about

25 Best Websites for Entrepreneurs and Startups<p>April 11, 2017<br>• 14m to read<p>Shares 422<p>If you’ve been searching for the best business websites, chances …

UK Universities

Dragging the Shutter Part One: The Step-by-Step Guide to Balancing Flash and Ambient Light

Dragging the shutter is a technique that balances the exposure of strobe and ambient light sources in one photo. For example: taking a photo of …

Shutter Speed

Probably the Most Useful Photo Editing Skills You'll Ever Need

Photo Editing Skills to Propel Your Photography Once and for All<p>Are there many photographers out there who showcase their straight out of camera …

Tutorials

8 Calls to Action that Initiate New Relationships with Customers and Collaborators - Copyblogger

I know. I know. I know.<p>“Viral” is an actual term people use to describe wildly popular content that has spread across a variety of distribution …

Marketing

Infographic: 11 amazing hacks that will boost your organic click-through rates

Got great content and rankings, but still not getting clicks from organic search? Columnist Larry Kim shares tips and a fantastic infographic on how …

SEO

How to Create 3 Distinct Looks with a Single Reflective Umbrella

Fashion and portrait photographer Jeff Rojas is back with another simple, incredibly useful lighting tip. This time, he’s showing how to use a single …

15 Fun Alexa Skills That Will Make You Laugh

Consumer Tech

How to Know Exactly What Content to Deliver to Convert More Prospects - Copyblogger

Back in the 1940s, psychologists Fritz Heider and Marianne Simmel conducted an experiment. They showed study participants an animated film consisting …

The Sweatpants That Are Not Just For Sweating

These sweatpants are the second pattern on our “Sew Fit” storyboard collection and they are not just for sweating as I will demonstrate in the months …

Sewing

5 Tips to Avoid Common Lighting Mistakes in Portrait Photography

Lighting a portrait is a subtle science full of small details that together make a big difference. For example, the angle of a light or your …

The 3-2-1 method for cutting weight

It’s an oversimplification to say fat loss can be as easy as “one, two, three” (not to mention it’s a terrible cliche). But there may be at least …

Exercise

Foolproof 20-Week Marathon Training Schedule

Marathon training is not rocket science. The basic principles are pretty simple. Nevertheless, many runners—beginners and veterans alike—make …

Marathons

This is How Fast The Average Woman Runs A Mile

Can you guess it correctly?<p>Whether you're a running newbie or an avid pavement pounder, you've likely considered your running pace an important mark …

Cycling

A Basic Easy-To-Follow Race Strategy For Your Next Half Marathon

Have you ever toed the start line of race with no idea of what you were going to do once the start gun goes off? Despite following a training plan, …

5 Social Media Listening Tools You Should Try This 2017

Success in social media marketing is all about forging meaningful connections with your audience. To do this, you should stop seeing social media …

Google Analytics

How to Ask Survey Questions for Maximum Marketing Benefit

A well-crafted survey of your customers is the best method businesses have for learning what they are doing well and what they can improve.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Surveys are a great way to assess customer satisfactions, marketing channels, product potential, …

Marketing

How to Get Google to Instantly Index Your New Website

<i>Do you want more organic search traffic to your site?</i><p>I’m willing to bet the answer is yes – we all do!<p>Organic search traffic is critical for growing …

Matt Cutts

How to Sell Stuff Online: The 7 Best Places to Start Your Online Store

The internet is the world's largest mall, where everyone can hawk their wares—and perhaps become the next Jeff Bezos.<p>Maybe you want to sell your …

How To Plan Your Year If You Want To Run A Fall Marathon

As we close out the year it’s time to get serious about our goals for the new year. Setting big goals is exciting, but sometimes trying to figure out …

Marathons