Lissa Radder

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I Guzzled 2 Glasses of Water before Every Meal for 2 Weeks. This Is How Much Weight I Lost.

I don't know about you, but I kind of hate diets. I can't deal with counting calories, and actively trying to trim my portions or cut back on dessert …

Myth, busted: Does plucking gray hairs make more grow back?

When you find a gray hair, you have two immediate options if you want to get rid of it: Ignore it, or pluck it. The commonly held belief is that it's smarter to leave it — because if you pluck it, many more grays will grow in its place.<p>We asked cosmetic scientist Randy Schueller, author of the new …

4 Ways to Make Losing Weight Easier

"I love being on a diet!" — said no one ever. There's really no other way to put it. Losing weight really, really sucks. Here are four common complaints people have about having to drop pounds and four solutions to make it not feel so horrible.<p>1. <b>"I can't eat my favorite foods."</b> From cheesy pizza to …

‘The Diet Fix’: MD seeks to explain why most diets fail, charts a better course

Whether it’s crash diets, detoxes, no-carb or low-carb plans, many seeking to lose weight are faced with a litany of purported cure-alls. And yet, …

10 Simple Natural Hacks To Help You Lose Weight Fast

Losing weight is not actually a big deal. But many people find it a demanding task. With some dedication and practice you can easily achieve your …

The 3 Questions That Will Help You Find Your Perfect Diet

Eat more fat. Stay away from carbs. Don’t eat this; don’t eat that.<p>You should practice intermittent fasting. You should eat six meals a day evenly …

This chart shows how long you have to exercise to burn off the calories in popular junk foods

A British charity has presented an idea for a new food label that would show consumers the number of minutes they would need to exercise in order to burn off the calories inside that food.<p>The Royal Society for Public Health's "activity equivalent" calorie labelling is intended to encourage people …

7 web design mistakes every beginner makes

Experimenting and making mistakes is an important part of learning. Each year in my work as a university lecturer, I see new students making the same …

Visual Design

15 Things You May Not Know WordPress Can Do — SitePoint

We all know WordPress as the perfect tool for running a blog or regular website. But due to it’s open architecture, WordPress is much more than just …

The complete web design toolkit, part 1

It would be impossible to document every frontend tool and workflow in an article... and even if we did, it would be overwhelming and a bit …

Software Development

11 Resources for Website Design Inspiration

Attractive, user-friendly Web design can mean the difference between an interested customer and a lost lead. But not all founders make great designers and art directors, and it’s easy to imitate design principles that may not actually go over that well with your target audience.<p>To find out where …

The complete guide to setting up and running a WordPress site

<b>Earlier this year I embarked on a series of in-depth articles detailing how you can set up your own WordPress blog, using my own relevant experience</b> …

In case you missed it…Get found on Google

Hi Everyone,Thanks to Paul Easton from Pure SEO for coming along to Business @ the Library last week.Paul gave us some great tips that even small …

Making most of your local library

Building engagement with communities, ratepayers and local businesses begins with understanding one of councils’ biggest assets – public libraries.</b> …

Designing a library for changing needs

In 2010 library administrators opened the Nieuwe Bibliotheek (New Library), a thriving community hub that looks more like a bookstore than a …

27 Books Parents Should Read To Their Kids Before They Grow Up

Get ready to read down memory lane.

Top 10 of 2014, No. 1: Libraries, reinvented

eSchool News highlights some of the 10 most significant ed-tech developments of 2014, and school libraries are No. 1<p>Each year, the <i>eSchool News</i> …

Education Technology

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Holidays

The Three Best Free Coding Websites for Kids

The Three Best Free Coding Websites for Kids. From 2012 to 2022, the field of computer science is projected to grow 22%, which is much faster than …

Reading makes us better (infographic)

Published on Oct 20, 2014<p>62,357<p>Raphael Lysander, a graphic designer and owner of Bluewolf Aleppo, has published an infographic on the benefits of …

Infographics

The Internet can’t replace libraries: Why they matter more than ever in the age of Google

Federal funding for libraries is down nearly 40 percent since 2000. Our democracy may never wholly recover<p>If you were airdropped, blindfolded, into a strange town and given nothing but a bus ticket, to where would you ride that bus? You might be surprised to learn that there’s only one good answer, …

Social Media as Library Advocacy

Twitter<p>If you know me, you know I LOVE Twitter, which is kind of funny because I reluctantly signed up when I started at Lamar. At first, I only …

The Future Of Libraries Is Collaborative, Robotic, And Participatory

Libraries can survive these times of technological upheaval, but they’re going to have to change–and fast.<p>To look at the state of many libraries after the recession, facing cuts and closures and fundamental questions about “relevance,” you could be forgiven for being gloomy about their future. But …

35 Free Background Images to Use on Your WordPress Website

Just like color, photos can have a psychological effect on your readers. The right photo will send a strong message on your behalf. It can tell your …

7 Tech Trends in 2016 That Web Designers Need to Understand (And Why)

Web design and development go hand in hand. While design is by no means the lesser component, it’s the underlying tech which always sets the pace for …

How to Properly Uninstall a WordPress Plugin

Once you install WordPress, usually one of the first thing you do is install plugins. As your site and skills grow, you quickly realize that certain …

How to Get Started With WordPress

For those who have been working with WordPress for some time, it’s easy to forget how to explain to others how to get started with WordPress.That is, …

How long does it take to build a website?

This is one of the most common questions I hear. It’s also one of the key factors in the success of your project.The short answer is: <b>longer than you</b> …