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People think China has gone to war against GitHub

A DDoS attack works by overwhelming a website with traffic, often sent from a "botnet" of hijacked computers controlled by the attacker. This sudden flood of traffic can prevent legitimate visitors from accessing the website under attack, and can even overwhelm and crash the site's servers, taking …

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Grow Your Business a Thousandfold in One Year With Content Marketing

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Want to grow business revenue a thousandfold in one year? Commit yoursef to writing more and invest in content marketing. Here's how to do it:<p>I came up with the idea of starting a blog before <i>blog</i> was even a word. When blogging software …

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16 Tools Every Social Media Manager Should Be Using Right Now

This story originally appeared on Visual.ly<p>Smart businesses know that social media is a power to be reckoned with, as they create a direct line of communication between your company and consumers and give anyone with an Internet connection instant access to the latest buzz around your products or …

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12 Best Social Media Management Tools

<b>Social media</b> is one of the most effective ways for you and your business to get more traffic and generate new leads. Having the right <b>social media</b> …

How to Use Video as Part of Your Online Marketing Strategy

How to Stay Focused: Train Your Brain

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, you have a lot on your plate. Staying focused can be tough with a constant stream of employees, clients, emails, and phone calls demanding your attention. Amid the noise, understanding your brain’s limitations and …

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18 Tricks To Dramatically Increase Your Productivity

In his book "Extreme Productivity," Harvard lecturer Dr. Robert Pozen outlines the keys to achieving more, and better, results.<p>Read on to see 18 of Pozen's best tips, so you can learn how to do exactly that.<p><i>Thanks to Dr. Pozen for permission to feature his work.</i><p><i>Carolyn Cutrone contributed to this</i> …

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Psychology: A simple trick to improve your memory

Want to enhance your memory for facts? Tom Stafford explains a counterintuitive method for retaining information.<p>If I asked you to sit down and remember a list of phone numbers or a series of facts, how would you go about it? There’s a fair chance that you’d be doing it wrong.<p>One of the interesting …

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Infamous: Second Son Dev Talks Sequel and DLC

Will we see a direct sequel, or more unrelated games?<p>The game director of Infamous: Second Son has talked about the future of the franchise, as well …

8 Keys To Creating An Emotional Connection Between Products And People

Woodshop’s Sam Swisher and Trevor Shepard outline eight elements that help brands forge that all-important emotional connection.<p>Fifty percent of every buying decision is driven by emotion. Which, for anyone responsible for bringing a product to market, makes a recent Forrester Research survey a …

Gmail's top nine hidden features

Most tech-savvy email users have a Gmail account - but how many of them know its hidden features? Here's a list of the top nine tips<p>Most email users probably have a Gmail account, unless you're still using aol.com, in which case my first tip for you is to immediately set up a Gmail account.<p>But for …

Use Retouching Techniques to Create a Caricature From a Photo

Photoshop includes some powerful tools to help you manipulate photos. In this tutorial, we will show you how to create a caricature portrait from a …

Simple Black Logo Designs by Chris Trivizas

Stunning Logos.<p>Wow, this <b>logo collectio</b>n is simply amazing! The selection features simple black logo designs by Chris Trivizas, a graphic designer and …

5 Fundamental Skills Every Artist Should Master

As an artist, your job is to immerse your viewers into a world that you have built and guide them safely through it. Artists have much in common with …

Universal Custom Keyboard Shortcuts in Photoshop

If you have been working with Photoshop for a while, chances are you've developed some custom settings that you prefer to work with. In this video, …

20 Top Photo Manipulation Tutorials

Photoshop is certainly the best photo editing application on the market. It allows us to create just about anything our minds can dream up. While it …

How to Paint a Furry Cartoon Character in Photoshop

In this tutorial, we will explain how to create a furry cartoon character in Photoshop. Let's get started!<p>Tutorial Assets<p>The following assets were …

How To Make Money Without A Job

Before joining the staff of Forbes in July of 2011, I was happily self-employed for 23 years. For much of this time my husband and I ran two mostly unrelated home-based businesses. He worked in his office in the front of the house, while I was in mine across the hall. Our office doors were usually …

25 Entrepreneurs To Follow On Twitter

The arduous experience of entrepreneurship often makes founders a fount of business advice. From billionaire Richard Branson to Garrett Camp, co-founder of transport startup Uber, both established and up-and-coming entrepreneurs have tips to share through their Twitter feeds.<p>Branson regularly …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

‘Bottled History’ – The Craft of Ships in Bottles - The Fox Is Black

‘Bottled History’ is a short film about Ray Gascoigne, an 85-year-old retired sailor who has been mastering the craft of putting ships in bottles for …

Desktop Wallpaper: June 2013

The awesome Rachelle Dunn illustrated a quote for this month’s Designer Desktop series that will get your summer started off right. The quote is …

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Sculptures Hand-Cut from Single Sheets of Paper by Nahoko Kojima | Colossal

<p>Japanese paper artist Nahoko Kojima cuts intricate sculptures of animals, textures, and other natural phenomenon from single sheets of paper, some …

How to Immediately Become a More Productive (and Better) Writer - Copyblogger

You want to become a better writer.<p>I know this because you’re reading Copyblogger.<p>I also know that you <i>fear</i> becoming a better writer.<p><i>This</i> I know …

13 Timeless Lessons from the Father of Advertising - Copyblogger

In 1962, Time magazine called David Ogilvy “the most sought-after wizard in today’s advertising industry.”<p>In his years as an advertising executive …

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26 Ways to Create Engaging Content

Shares 8K<p>Are you looking to create content that engages?<p>Does your content connect with people and encourage them to engage?<p>In this article I’ll show …

The 5 Things Customers Actually Want - Copyblogger

My 8 year-old daughter came to me recently with an urgent request …<p>“Dad,” she said, “I need an iPad mini.”<p>While I would usually dismiss this request …

Wedding Photograph Features a Hungry T-Rex Chasing the Bridal Party

Here’s a fun wedding photo idea we’ve never seen before: dinosaur photobombing. Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based wedding photographer Quinn Miller …