Megan Oyama

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Yes, There Is a Studio Ghibli Theme Park Coming in 2020

Studio Ghibli’s <i>My Neighbor Totoro</i> is getting turned into a theme park – in Japan. Unfortunately, when the park opens in Aichi Prefecture’s EXPO Park …

Creative People Literally See the World Differently, Mind-Blowing Research Shows

Exceptionally creative people and your average Joe see different things when they look around.<p>Creative people aren't just different because of the surprising and valuable work they produce. Nor is exceptional creativity all a matter of personality. The differences between the creatively gifted and …

Canadian Rockies: These photos of its natural wonders will blow you away

After a long freezing winter in Alberta, spring comes as a welcome relief. However this is a variable time of the year in this part of the world. One …

Incredible Street Murals Around the World You Have to See

Your city is a canvas. Whether you choose to use it as such -- whether you’re part of the paint, or just part of the fabric -- depends on whether you …

13 Harry Potter Destinations for Wizard-Obsessed Muggles

Sorry to break it to you, but that letter from Hogwarts isn’t coming. Although acceptance into the top school of witchcraft and wizardry is indeed impossible (otherwise we <i>definitely</i> would’ve received an owl), <i>Harry Potter</i> devotees have plenty of opportunities to enjoy the next best thing: 12 …

Flaunt Your Hufflepuff Pride With This Adorably Wearable Makeup Look

Between Harry Potter lip art and Harry Potter body paint and just about everything in between, there's absolutely no shortage of Harry …

Your worst fears are coming true, and Harry Potter World will soon have dementors

It’s time to start practicing your patronuses because the next time you visit the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios in Japan, you …

How To Become An Adult

Suddenly realize that you are now older than your parents when they got married, older than your parents when they had a kid, maybe older than your …

10 Must-Sees for Harry Potter Fans Around the World

2017 is a good year to be a magic-obsessed Muggle.<p>You may have to wait until 2018 for <i>Harry Potter and the Cursed Child</i> to hit New York City's Broadway, but there’s a lot to keep you busy during this year’s 20th anniversary of <i>Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone</i>, the first book in the series. From …

Here's how Universal developed the heavenly flavors of Butterbeer for Harry Potter land

Given that the <i>Harry Potter</i> franchise is basically every millennial’s favorite, people are constantly clamoring for more details about its universe. …

Follow These Simple Steps To A Massive Social Following

You’d be hard-pressed to find a business that does not want to expand their social media presence. But few companies understand the amount of time and effort that goes into an engaged social following. Building a significant social media presence isn’t something that can be done through automated …

Social Media

Step-by-Step Process for Creating Captivating Visuals for Social Media

Save the expense of an in-house designer and follow this step-by-step guide to creating consistent visual content optimized for social media …

Social Media

3 Ways to Use Snapchat for Marketing

Snapchat is a fully established platform, but it's not overcrowded yet.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the golden rules of marketing is that the first companies to hop on a new platform usually see the biggest returns on their investment.<p>Back in the 1990s, it was …

Marketing

Infographic: Social Media & Content Are Top Priorities for Marketers in 2017

Marketing in the digital world has come a long way from the ugly banner ads that made our eyes bleed in the early days of the internet. Whether it’s …

How to Post an Instagram Slideshow

Instagram's new feature is good for up to 10 photos.<p>Choosy photographers rejoice. Thanks to Instagram’s newly launched carousel feature, users can …

All the Mistakes You Might Be Making on Social Media

Mistakes to avoid in your social media marketing strategy.<p>In 2012, after spending most of the recession struggling to grow my startup, I went to work for Winn-Dixie as their first-ever social media manager where I helped launch the company's brand presence on Facebook and Twitter.<p>If there's …

Social Media

These 7 Books Are Necessary Reading for All Creatives

One of the most challenging aspects of creative work is, well, sitting down to actually do it. There are so many different ways to cull out one’s …

10 of the Most Magical Harry Potter Quotes to Inspire You

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27 Harry Potter DIYs That Are Basically Magic

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Dream Job Alert: Ferrero Is Hiring 60 People to Taste Nutella in Italy

Planning a vacation? Escape reality—both literally <i>and</i> figuratively—by visiting one of these literary-inspired getaways. You'll have your nose buried …

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Luna, Hermione, and Ginny Get a Sexy Makeover in This Magical Harry Potter Pinup Art

One cosplayer is currently making Potterheads all over the internet collectively swoon. Ginny Di is the creative genius who decided to re-create classic pinup photos dressed as some of our favorite leading ladies from the Harry Potter series. She modeled each scene and costume off the paintings of …

Why you hate chewing noises

If you’ve ever had the urge to lash out at a co-worker for chewing loudly, science is on your side.<p>Researchers from the UK learned what happens in …

The Most Stunningly Beautiful Train Rides in America

If you're trying to get from point A to point B as ruthlessly fast as possible, you're not taking a train. But for those who subscribe to the adage …

Hike Through 7 European Countries on this Epic Trail

The Via Dinarica is poised to become one of the world’s top trekking destinations.<p>Twenty years ago, the Balkans seemed an unlikely spot to go trekking. Torn apart by bitter conflict, Yugoslavia painfully splintered, and borders between the new republics were better known for acrimonious rifts than …

10+ Of The Best Dog Tattoo Ideas Ever

A dog isn't just a pet. They do not care about your career choices, your wealth or your flaws, a dog will love you no questions asked.<p>It's no …

Lighthearted Delicately Designed Tattoos That Are Inked With a Rainbow of Candy Colored Pastels

Hong Kong tattoo artist Mini Lau of Hello Tattoo has created her own very specific style of inking. Lau has a light hand, using delicate designs and …

Finn the puppy reunites with his favorite toy after 5 years apart

One of the best feelings in the world has to be when when you finally find something you love after years of it being lost.<p>Finn the dog knows exactly …

You'll soon be able to venture into Harry Potter's Forbidden Forest IRL — if you're brave enough

Feeling defiant? Well, now you can serve your inner rebel while also fangirling over <i>Harry Potter</i>. How? By venturing into the Forbidden Forest that …