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Graphic Designers: Cheat Sheets That Simplify Design Elements, Print Terms, More

Image via Canva<p><b>Graphic designers</b> who are just starting out may sometimes feel overwhelmed by the myriad jargons used in the field.<p><b>Adding on to</b> these …

16 Netflix hacks that will take your binge-watching to the next level

Everyone loves Netflix.<p>The service has taken over the world because it lets you binge on your favorite shows and movies to your hearts content. And you can watch whenever, wherever.<p>But even though the standard Netflix experience is good, it doesn't mean you can't improve it with few tricks.<p>From …

Binge-Watching

This Infographic Will Show You What’s Killing Your Creativity

If your inspiration routine involves scrolling through Tumblr until “inspiration strikes,” well, we can’t say that we haven’t been there ourselves, but there are better ways to get those creative juices flowing. <i>Entrepreneur Magazine</i> put out a very helpful/snazzy infographic to guide you through a …

Creativity

The new platform luring readers into short fiction

Manchester’s Comma Press has launched MacGuffin, which not only allows authors to self-publish in text and audio, but also gives detailed analytics showing when readers get bored<p>It remains one of the paradoxes of publishing that while the popularity of essays and shortform writing (or longform …

3 Powerful Ways to Improve Your Word-of-Mouth Marketing

Word of mouth is the best kind of marketing. Why not do more of it, and less of the other methods?<p>Anyone in business knows that marketing is a key ingredient in selling the products you make and the services you deliver. If people never hear about the things you sell then, chances are, they won't …

5 Signs Your Website is Outdated

The principles, strategies, and technologies surrounding web design are dynamic. So much so that if you’re “on time” in the digital world, you’re …

15 Best Websites that can make you a Web Designer

HTML, Css, JavaScript are basic building blocks of a Web Page. A Web Designer needs to combine all these technologies to make a presentable site. …

Five tips for a perfect exposure

Canon<p>The exposure compensation button usually looks like this plus and minus symbol on all SLRs. Nikon<p>Three examples of histograms you may come across. Canon<p>In playback, you can review the histogram depending on the display mode. Lexy Savvides/CNET<p>Editing raw photos in a program like Lightroom …

8 Women Filmmakers to Watch at the Pan African Film Festival

<b>by Janice Rhoshalle Littlejohn</b><p>As diversity debates wage on in Hollywood, the Pan African Film Festival spotlights an array of stories and …

82% of Bloggers Made MORE Money Last Year Than Ever [INFOGRAPHIC]

Last month, WWD made waves by talking about how bloggers are making millions, and most likely as RewardStyle's Amber Venz says, “Not who you think …

The original copy & paste HTML cheat sheet - Blog.Biz.Boss™

A paragraph<p>HTML tags are letters or words surrounded by angle brackets. A paragraph has a “start” tag and an “end” tag. Think: <i>wax on, wax off</i>!<p>Aligned …

14 Ways To Make Your Blog Get Real Attention

Free, user-friendly blogging software has turned the Web into a virtual soapbox. But for everyone from lone individuals to small business owners to chief executives, writing a successful blog is about getting the word out there and actually being seen by people--and that means serving readers, not …

How I Got On Huffington Post: 5 Bloggers Tell All

For many bloggers, having your work published on The Huffington Post, is at the top of your aspirational list. I know this isn’t the dream of all …

Blogging is very much alive — we just call it something else now

All it takes is the retirement of one blogger — namely, Andrew Sullivan, founder of The Daily Dish and long-time thorn in the side of the liberal …

9 Graphic Design Trends for 2015 - #infographic

To start the year right for people in the design and print industry, Cardprinting, a plastic card printing company in Monsey, New York, has come out …

How Entrepreneurs Can Design Their Lives and Businesses for Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You may not know her name, but Pernille Spiers-Lopez knows a thing or two about design. She served in executive-level roles at furniture company IKEA for more than a decade, namely as CEO for IKEA North America and later as global chief …

Entrepreneurship

How To Choose A Blogging Niche For Your New Blog

In short, the niche of your blog is the topic of your blog.<p>While starting a blog is fun, the tough part of blogging is sticking to a topic. Many of …

One BIG Blogging Secret

You know I love blogging. I’m a major fan of anything that’s fun, easy, fast, and powerful.Blogging is <b>instant</b> publishing: you can be read by millions …

Writing

The Power of Blogging

It was on January 2nd when I published “A Teenager’s View On Social Media” and received a single view on the article. On Day Two, that number raised …

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10 Ways to Launch Strong Scenes | Writer's Digest

Any story or novel is, in essence, a series of scenes strung together like beads on a wire, with narrative summary adding texture and color between. …

Creative Writing

Being Yourself – The Entrepreneur’s Unfair Advantage to Conquer Big Name Brands

Strategies startups, specifically crowdfunded creators, can use to create awesome unfair advantages against big via businesses and better connect with customers via personality and passion.<p>Building a business, be professional...or so conventional wisdom dictates.<p>But what happens when the world's …