Logan Miller

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Video Lesson: Learn to Play Fast by Practicing Slowly

Bill EvansJanuary 14, 2018<p><b>From the March 2018 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY PAUL MEHLING</b><p><b>THE PROBLEM</b><p>You want to play with more clarity and …

I Read More Than 20 Instagram Studies so You Don’t Have to. Here’s What I Found.

At Buffer, we’re big fans of using data and research to guide our social media strategy. So when it came to finding the best Instagram strategy, I …

Marketing

4 Simple Ways to Grow Your Brand on Instagram

Instagram is one of the most widely used networks today.<p>This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>Having a smart mobile marketing strategy is an important part of building your personal brand online. Leveraging your social networks to their fullest potential is also important for …

How to build a business empire with Instagram

What does it take to succeed online? Shouldn’t real-world influence transfer into the digital world? The introduction of computers and smartphones has changed the business world and yet many still do not understand how new digital platforms fit into the business realm. These platforms are a new …

Marketing

How to get the most cash for old iPhones and Apples Watches

With the Series 3 Apple Watches and iPhone 8 and 8 Plus already arrived and the iPhone X launch less than a month away, we wanted to let you know that our trade in partner, MyPhones Unlimited is currently paying more than almost anyone else for your used or broken iPhones. We’ve compared the …

Watches

The Rule of Thirds Explained

Do you have a desire to capture better images? Have you learned the fundamental settings and are ready to take the next step? If so, it’s time to …

You Don't Even Need to Hire a Designer With These 7 Free Tools

Visual content is king.<p>This story originally appeared on Bizness Apps<p>Visual content is king. It is more successful than any other form of communication. If you embrace visual content marketing you will reap the rewards in terms of more readers, followers, leads, clients and, of course, revenue. …

Top Social Media Listening Tools to Manage Your Company's Reputation

Knowing where your company is mentioned online can be a tedious task if you don’t have the right tools to find the mentions. And having the ability …

The Right Way to Wrap Cables, Rope, and Cords

We've recently covered the knots a photographer and videographer must know. The same guy, Mark Vargo, shows us how to correctly wrap cables, rope, …

How to turn your iPhone or Android smartphone into a satellite phone

Being out of cellphone reception is no problem if you own a satellite phone. Here's how to never miss a call again no matter where you are in the …

7 Social Media Marketing Trends That Will Dominate 2017

Every year, I make predictions about what the coming year’s potential developments in the world of social media marketing. And every year, I have to think back and chuckle at all the people who claimed social marketing was just a fad—as little as a few years ago.<p>It’s clear now that social media …

Marketing

Cheran: The town that threw out police, politicians and gangsters

<b>In Mexico, organised crime reaches everywhere, even into the smallest village - except for one small town in the state of Michoacan. Led by local women, the people of Cheran rose up to defend their forest from armed loggers - and kicked out police and politicians at the same time.</b><p>The women met in …

Mexico

20 Best EDC Knives 2018 For Everyday Carry : EDC Knives Review

Considered among must-have tools by millions of people all over the world, pocket knives are vital day-to-day accessories that come in handy in many …

Knives

Unlock the Secrets to Incredible Long Exposures With These Simple Tricks

Long exposure images are incredibly compelling - they capture movement and create an interesting visual, while also looking really complicated to …

Canon EOS

Why the 4 Ps of Marketing Might Be Outdated

The 4 Ps of marketing have been used for decades. But for modern B2B companies, they may be an outdated model.<p>The 4 Ps of marketing, also known as the producer-oriented model, have been used by marketers around the world for decades. Created by Jerome McCarthy in 1960, the 4 Ps encourages a focus …

How Then Shall We Post?

They will know we are Christians by our social media rantsWe live in a world controlled by algorithms.Invisible lines of codes rank, organize and …

Social Media

Your Lens Can Make Or Break You: What to Use For Every Type of Shoot

Editor’s Note: This post appears in The Lumoid blog, and is reposted here with their permission.<p>Lumoid <i>is a band of creatives, photographers, and tech</i> …

Use Pixelmator to add more of a good thing to your photos

Imagine a photo of a young child, blowing bubbles into a gentle breeze. Wouldn’t it be an even better photo if there were more than one bubble in it? Because man, that kid is cute, but she sure can’t blow bubbles very well.<p>With Pixelmator, a fantastic photo editor on iOS and Mac, you can do just …

Tutorials

How to Write a Business Plan: A Step-by-Step Template | Inc.com

Creating a business plan is the first and most crucial step to building a successful company.<p>"A business plan is important because it communicates to everyone involved in the organization what the goals are, and how management plans to get there," says Drew Starbird, a professor of operations …

Small Business

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge vs iPhone 6s Plus

For a lot of people, the only comparison worth making in the smartphone world is between the latest and greatest from Samsung and Apple, and with their respective flagship release cycles out of sync, we have a new comparison to make every six months.<p>It’s Samsung with a new device on offer this time …

Phones

2 congressmen want to build an army of tech experts and spies to try to catch terrorists when they 'go dark'

"The technology is way in front of the policymakers and the law," McCaul said Wednesday at an event at the Bipartisan Policy Center.<p>Warner remarked on his fear that the relationship between the intelligence community and the tech sector had become adversarial as the two sides "talk past each other" …

Millennials Are Setting New Records—for Living With Their Parents

More young adults are living with their parents than at any time since 1940, according to new data. And for today’s millennials, it means that more …

Bill Nye: Science Guy turned photoshop superstar

Finally Bill Nye can take his true form — as a total badass.<p>In a recent <i>National Geographic</i> channel feature, Nye took on the true bad guys of today: …

The joys and pains of type on screen

gilmarwendt.com<p>Good typography has been essential in communicating written messages pretty much since the invention of the printing press in 1439 by …

Become A Black Belt In Available Light

6 Top Tips on Understanding Light & How Best To Use ItOne of the biggest differences between a smartphone snapper and a serious photographer is in …

Landscape Photography

Venezuela shuts two border crossings with Colombia after shoot-out | Reuters

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro late Wednesday ordered two border crossings to Colombia closed for 72 hours after a shoot-out left three soldiers injured. The members of the military were attacked during an anti-smuggling operation in the Venezuelan border town of San …

Venezuela

Lindsay Adler Explains The Basic Principles of Light

Screenshot taken from the video<p>Photographer Lindsay Adler recently took to creativeLive to explain some of the most basic principles of light. She …

Watch a colorblind man become awestruck as he tries on EnChroma glasses at sunset

A colorblind man tried on color-correcting sunglasses at sunset and uploaded the emotional footage to YouTube.<p>To simplify a mountain of science, EnChroma lenses use a mathematical formula to boost color vision by working directly with the brain’s vision system. To help users discern color …

Color Blindness

Pixar is making another in-house animation tool free for anyone to use

Universal Scene Description (USD) combines graphic elements from different animation apps<p>Last year, Pixar made its in-house animation software RenderMan free for non-commercial use, giving would-be filmmakers a powerful tool to get started with animated shorts and films. Now, it's following this up …