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Younger users fleeing Facebook for Instagram and Snapchat

Marketers targeting younger consumers should note the fledgling flock’s migration away from Facebook.<p>A recent eMarketer report revealed that Facebook …

What are the Best Ways to Increase Instagram Followers? | Times Square Chronicles

What are the Best Ways to Increase Instagram Followers?<p>Instagram is indeed the top social media site these days because of all the services it offers …

6 Proven Ways to Empower Your Brand's Instagram Marketing

Instagram is the hot new thing but it's already been around long enough for marketers to know what works.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>According to PEW Research Center, the majority of Americans (55 percent to be exact) use Instagram to some degree. Given the …

Marketing

9 Things Ridiculously Successful Content Marketers Do Every Day

How do you stand out from the pack with your content? Start with this playbook.<p>By this point, you might have heard of Intercom, the business messaging platform connecting 17,000 companies with over one billion customers.<p>But, many fans might be more familiar with the company as a content marketing …

Best-Designed Street Murals in the World Photos

Oftentimes, art extends itself past the traditional canvas. We see this in the world's most beautiful public sculptures, or even sandcastles along a beach. Yet, what can be a bigger space to express ones creativity than the sides of buildings? It's with these murals we see in neighborhoods …

Why You Should Be Calibrating Your Monitors

A color calibrator was perhaps the best non-photographic photographic purchase I've ever made. If you're not calibrating your displays, this helpful …

5 Things to Understand Before Spending a Dime on Influencer Marketing

Do your research before throwing money at the wall.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There hasn’t been a shortage of influencer marketing buzz in 2017, and with the holiday season fast-approaching, it’s only going to increase. Most of the buzz is positive, but I’ll be the …

Marketing

Herrera Bladeless Drone

Winner of a 2016 Red Dot Design Concept award, the Bladeless Drone from Mexico's Edgar Herrera takes on the two biggest problems with traditional …

Drones

Meet the Facebook business queens

Morrissey was fortunate to be involved in a Facebook ad pilot program when she started her business.<p>"I had my own ad manager who taught me exactly …

Demystifying the Camera Calibration Panel in Lightroom

The Camera Calibration Panel in Lightroom is often left untouched, owing to its position in the panel stack and uncertainty over its functions. This …

Tutorials

Western Digital releases a massive 20TB desktop storage system

Western Digital has announced a new 20TB version of its My Book Duo storage system, the highest capacity system it has ever made. The new RAID-optimized system features speeds up to 360 MB/s sequential reads, and comes with a USB-C port and two USB 3.0 ports.<p>The My Book Duo also comes with 256-bit …

Confirmed: Electrons Flowing Like Liquid in Graphene Are Insanely Superconductive

???<p>Electrons have been caught flowing through graphene like a liquid, reaching limits physicists thought were fundamentally impossible.<p>This type of …

Here Are The Exact Words To Use On Social Media To Get More Customers

How you phrase your calls to action on social media can be the difference between just racking up impressions online and actually generating sales.<p>Every month, I consult with a variety of entrepreneurs and brands on their social media strategy. When I first meet with them, they always raise the …

Social Media

7 ways to navigate YouTube like a pro

On the surface, YouTube can be a bit boring. Sure, the videos you watch are entertaining, but the app or website itself doesn't offer much. Or does it?<p>As it turns out, there's a whole heckuva lot to YouTube, on mobile and the desktop. Below are a few features you should memorize and put to good use.<p>…

How A Solar Eclipse First Proved Einstein Right

Albert Einstein’s general theory of relativity is our most successful, most sophisticated theory of gravity of all-time. Explaining everything from GPS signals to gravitational redshift, from gravitational lensing to merging black holes, and from the timing of pulsars to the orbit of Mercury, the …

The Mutation That Helped Ancient Humans Survive Frostbite Probably Gave Us Arthritis

Careful what you wish for.<p>When humans began their slow migration out of Africa some 100,000 years ago, they carried with them the genetic seeds …

Tying loose ends? Gravitational waves could solve string theory, study claims

New paper suggests that the hotly contested physics thesis, which involves the existence of six ‘extra dimensions’, may be settled by cutting-edge laser detectors<p>String theory makes the grand promise of weaving together all of physics into a single sublime framework. The only downside is that …

Physics

Every Photographer Needs to Hear Pye Jirsa's Speech on Photography

As photographers, it is tempting to get a little defensive or protective of your knowledge. You worked hard to get the skill you have. You …

Science Uncovers The Origin Of The First Light In The Universe

When we look out at the Universe today, highlighted against the vast, empty blackness of the sky are points of light: stars, galaxies, nebulae and more. Yet there was a time in the distant past before any of those things had formed, just after the Big Bang, where the Universe was still filled with …

Dark Matter

Darwin's dilemma: Bizarre ancient animal identified through DNA

What do you get when you cross an elephant, a llama, a camel, and a rhinoceros? If you have no idea, don't feel too bad – it puzzled Charles Darwin …

5 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Don't Thrive in School

Why some entrepreneurs are better off skipping the formal education route.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>My brother Adam and I, like a lot of really successful entrepreneurs, never finished college. Our grades in school were very good, but we didn’t go on to college …

Entrepreneurship

Learn to Use Photoshop’s Pen Tool in Just 5 Minutes

The pen tool is one of Photoshop’s incredibly effective tools. But it can also be difficult to understand and master, at least from the outset, and …

Physicists Just Found One of The Forces Holding The World Together Can Also Push It Apart

No, seriously, we really will need to update the textbooks on this one.<p>A type of force that makes molecules briefly stick to one another has been …

4 Tips to Turn Social Media Content Creation Into a Full-Time Career

What you can learn from this Instagram superstar.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The popularity of social media as an effective marketing channel has created opportunities for many to turn content channels into full-time careers.<p>Building a large following of loyal and …

Social Media

How to Convert a Photo to B&W in 30s with Photoshop’s Calculations Tool

Have you ever used Photoshop’s Calculations Tool? It allows you to quickly blend two images together with optional blend modes and opacity. This 10 …

New Calculation Could Spell Trouble For a Popular Theory of the Universe's Origin

The universe began. But what did it begin from? What did it begin into? We know it began by expanding rather quickly, and ended up with lots of big …

7 Lightroom Tricks and Shortcuts from Landscape Photographer Toma Abonciu (VIDEO)

Yesterday we shared a Lightroom video demonstrating why one top pro insists, ”Every photographer should be using Lightroom.” Today, in the tutorial …

Researchers Uncover What Causes Cancer Cells to Spread and How We Can Slow It

Understanding Cancer Cells<p>Treating cancer can be tricky: for one, cancer cells tend to spread quickly, known as metastasis — a behavior which …

Take better screenshots in macOS with these hidden features

One of my favorite Mac features is the ease at which you can take and edit screenshots using Apple’s default tools. Using one of several keyboard shortcuts, I can take a screenshot of exactly what I want to capture, and edit it all (or not) in Preview.<p>Here are those keyboard shortcuts I was talking …

Here’s How to Use Photoshop’s Handy Sponge Tool to Make Your Images Pop with Natural Color (VIDEO)

Many photographers are unfamiliar with Photoshop’s powerful Sponge Tool, and that’s a shame because it’s a great way to punch up colors in an image …