Megan Lehr

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Soon You Might Be Able to Watch Netflix Without Wifi

This is the future.<p>Praise be! The time has very-nearly-sort-of come for Netflix users to watch it offline.<p>After saying they were 'keeping an open mind' to the prospect of users streaming their shows without Wi-Fi or broadband connection earlier this year, the big hotshots over at Netflix have …

What 11-Million Users Taught Me About Using Social Media For Personal Branding

People want more interaction from CEOs on social media, and to be able to integrate their personal and business brands in a way that generates opportunity.<p>Over the past nine months, it's been my pleasure to assist a new professional social media network and one of Europe's top new startups come to …

Want to Attract and Retain Great Employees? Do This For Them

This could be the magic solution to the "people problem" in your company. And it's not what you think.<p>In 1994, Mary Miller and her husband, Tony, decided to grow their cleaning company. They hired a consultant to help show them the way. Two days later, the consultant fired them.<p>"I can't help you," …

The Best Weapons in 'Skyrim'

Collecting the best of the best, all over again.<p>Weaponry has always been a huge part of the <i>Elder Scrolls</i> franchise. Many particularly good ones, like …

The Science of PR

Startup stories are easy, but what if you have 55,000 products?<p>Telling an early stage startup story is fairly easy: Co-founders Jane and John Smith raised $20 million for their AI-powered application which scans digital content for discrepancies in narrative. They employ a team of 50, have 1,000 …

7 Ways to Grow Your Social Media Bottom Line

Looking for more strategies to grow your social media channels? Try these.<p>Want to learn how to get <i>real</i> results from social media, rather than just vanity metrics? Well you're in luck, because I'm going to show you exactly how social media can add to your bottom line.<p>Businesses today live and die …

Kickstarter's first sex toy has arrived

The Fin is just Dame Products' latest crowdfunded vibrator, but this is a new category for Kickstarter.<p>Crowdfunded sex toys aren't new to the scene, but until now, the most well-known crowdfunding site has steered clear of the category. Now, Kickstarter is hosting a campaign for Dame Products' Fin …

It's Time to Take Content Marketing Automation Seriously

Content marketing automation takes traditional content marketing tasks and automates them to save you time and money.<p>Moreover, today's marketers are …

Game Master Tips with Matt Mercer – Getting Players to Roleplay

It’s called a Role Playing Game, but sometimes, you need to give your players a little nudge to get that roleplaying element going. In this episode …

How to Make a Denim Britney and Justin Costume for Halloween

Pinky and Stinky 4 EVER.<p>I’m one of <i>those people</i> who loves going all out for Halloween. So when my boyfriend Eric (now fiancé) agreed to do a couple’s costume with me last year, I went on a quest to find a good one that wouldn’t feel too played out. But after lots of research and no dice, Eric …

Seeso rolls the dice on a second season of Harmonquest

Dan Harmon’s Seeso series <i>Harmonquest</i>—which is sort of like an animated game of <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i> with famous people—has been renewed for a second …

What Westworld Teaches Us About Running Tabletop RPGs

Only a couple episodes in and HBO’s <i>Westworld</i> is already giving us all sorts of chills. Beyond the deep themes relating to the humanity and rights of …

Kid's "Empire Strikes Back" Costume Wins Halloween - Technabob

Halloween is a holiday that any adults and children of all ages can get behind. I love to see the custom costumes that people whip up each year, and …

Designing your Website’s About Us Page

According to marketing giant HubSpot, 52% of visitors to your website want to see your “about us” page immediately. Your company’s about us page says …

Watch Deadpool Praise the Deadpool Movie Ad Campaign, Because the Fourth Wall No Longer Exists

The advertising for the <i>Deadpool</i> movie was already weird and metatextual, but there’s only one way to wrap your head around a five minute video of …

The Zelda Arcade Cabinet We Deserved

But the one we never got. Here’s a spectacular fan-made <i>Legend of Zelda</i> cabinet that shows what could have been, but what wasn’t.<p>Wyo over on the <i>Arcade</i> …

People are putting socks over their heels to DIY their own Yeezy shoes

If you love Yeezy's Season 2 collection, you might want to stock up on socks and a glue gun.<p>Rather than spend a small fortune on Yeezy S2 knit boots, …

Feds use search warrants to get into fingerprint-locked phones

By Karen Turner<p>Karen Turner<p>Email Bio Follow<p><i>This article has been updated to reflect Department of Justice comment.</i><p>A peculiar legal workaround might give federal authorities the right to access an individual's phone data.<p>Investigators in Lancaster, Calif., were granted a search warrant last May with …

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The 4 Ideal Elements of Successful Ads on Facebook, Google and Twitter

The organic promotion party on all social media platforms continues to be disappointing.Marketers with even hundreds of thousands of followers don’t …

Need More Downloads for Your Application? (12 Strategies That Really Work)

Do you need more downloads? Here are 12 ways to get them fast.<p>So you've got a great app that's available on the market but you're disappointed in the lackluster response to it? Don't worry, you have options.<p>Here are several ways to get more installs for your for your app.<p>1. Run Facebook Ads<p>If you …

5 Considerations When Choosing a Marketing Automation Solution for Your Small Business

Learn the five things to consider when choosing the right marketing automation solutions for your small business.<p>You've been doing your homework and understand the benefits marketing and sales automation software can bring to your business. Removing repetitive tasks from your day-to-day will enable …

5 Steps to Move Your Company to a 5-Hour Workday

Yes, it really is possible to work less, accomplish more, and be happier.<p>Think a five-hour workday sounds like a crazy idea? There's plenty of evidence that it will actually help your team get more done in less time, and be happier while doing it. After all, recent research shows that on average we …

Stop Spending Tens of Thousands on This Ineffective Marketing Tool

Press releases are contrived and hideous. Stop writing them.<p>If you are writing press releases, and you are not a company the size of Apple or Procter & Gamble, you need to stop. Now.<p>To journalists, press releases are annoying. The format is lawyerly. The quotes are made up. They are full of jargon, …

3 Cyberpunk Anime to Watch After Ghost in the Shell

After an unorthodox blitz of micro-teasers, otaku have finally gotten to see ScarJo in action as “the Major” in <i>Ghost in the Shell</i>‘s forthcoming …

The new HP Elite X3 is like having a Windows 10 PC in your pocket

The Elite X3 is unlikely to tempt the regular smartphone buyer, as it runs the Windows 10 mobile OS, which has so far failed to gain traction due to the sheer lack of apps available in the Windows Store.<p>However, the Elite X3 is best suited for business professionals who value portability above all …

5 Simple Strategies for Using Social Media to Grow Your Business

It only makes sense to engage with your customers where they hang out.<p>There's no question your customers are spending time on social networks, whether it's Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, LinkedIn, Tumblr, YouTube, Twitter, or any number of other apps and websites where people are hanging out in …

Your brilliant Kickstarter idea could be on sale in China before you’ve even finished funding it

Shenzhen, China<p>Yekutiel Sherman couldn’t believe his eyes.<p>The Israeli entrepreneur had spent one year designing the product that would make him rich—a smartphone case that unfolds into a selfie stick. He had drawn up prototypes, secured some minimal funds from his family, and launched a …

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The Next 'American Crime Story' Will Focus On... Fashion!?

And no, it's not about a particularly bad collection.<p>Apparently, we as a nation are fascinated with gruesome tales. Not only did we obsessively watch …

This Woman Cleverly Turned Catcalls, Compliments, & Insults Into A Dress

Feedback about our appearance can feel like a ton of white noise — and a whole lot of negativity — to tune out. Whether it's unsolicited two cents …

Welcome to Etsy Design

Allow us the privilege of introducing ourselves.<p>“Hi! We’re Etsy Design.”<p><i>“Hello, there. Wait…what’s Etsy?”</i><p>“Oh, Etsy? It’s this special thing, and we’d …