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The Definitive Guide To Growing Your Instagram Following 3x Faster

On April 9, 2012, the 18 month-old company known as Instagram was bought by Facebook for a cool one billion dollars.That’s a one with nine zeros …

Marketing

Grammar Shorts: Comma Conundrums | Two Drops of Ink: A Literary Blog

“Choosing whether or not to insert a comma is the same as choosing whether or not to buy a house.” ― Chloe Thurlow, Katie in Love<p>By Scott Biddulph<p>I …

32 books that will make you a more well-rounded person

Do you aspire to be one of those people who knows at least a little bit about everything?<p>There's any easy way to do it: Read everything!<p>You can't …

10+ Hilarious Comics That Perfectly Describe The Life Of An Artist

All artists have a lot in common. Whether you're a comic artist or a painter - you still experience similar situations like lack of inspiration or …

Top 10 Ways To Describe An Object In Your Novel And Why It Matters

It’s pity that I don’t hold murder weapons on my desk. If I did, I could describe them and stick them in my work-in-progress. This is what I do have: …

Top 10

Chinese New Year stickers to get egg-cited over this year of the rooster

It's nearly Chinese New Year, so you're gonna need stickers to fully express your festive joy.<p>They'll also come in handy if you need to figure out a …

You Can Easily Read An Entire Book In One Day (With These 4 Skills)

We’ve all been there; we’ve all put off getting required reading done until the day before. Maybe you’re in a book club, or you’re trying to get an …

Productivity

Writing A Book According To Pinterest

Mar 09, 2015 by Lauren Schmelz 1929 views 2 Comments<p>How many of you know that you can use Pinterest as a writing or editing resource tool? Before …

Creative Writing

What makes bad writing bad?

The biggest mistake most writers make is thinking they have nothing left to learn<p>Bad writing is mainly boring writing. It can be boring because it is too confused or too logical, or boring because it is hysterical or lethargic, or boring because nothing really happens. If I give you a 400 page …

Creative Writing

11 books President Obama thinks everyone should read

Barack Obama is a major bookworm.<p>In his book "Dreams from My Father," he reflected on his lifelong love of literature: "When I wasn't working, the weekends would usually find me alone in an empty apartment, making do with the company of books."<p>Recently, the outgoing US president sat down with New …

Creating Mood And Atmosphere In Your Writing

Many writers are able to create mood and atmosphere with little effort. But to become a better writer, you need a conscious, practical sense of the …

Creative Writing

The 28 Best Books on Writing

An Eclectic Mix Of Books, Writing, Crafting, Green Living and Nature, from a murder mystery writer and children's storyteller<p>Want to become a better …

Discover How Oscillators Can Help You Create A Signature Bass Sound

The ability to design and tweak your own synth bass sounds will give your productions their own character and help you to create a signature sound of …

The Circle of 5ths Explained, Plus Three Ways You Can Put It to Use

2<p>SHARES<p>The circle of fifths is a chart that shows the relationship among the 12 tones of the chromatic scale.<p>It’s a central aspect of music theory, …

How to turn a stab into a riff with delay and distortion effects

<b>As with most things in music production, there are a number of different ways to use effects, the simplest being to place them directly on the</b> …

How to Promote and Sell Your Music Online

How to Harness the Power of Improvisation in the Mixing Process

An article on the importance of incorporating improvisation into the mixing process.The post How to Harness the Power of Improvisation in the Mixing …

Music Production

5 Ways to Grow as an Audio Engineer in 2017

An article on adjacent fields worth exploring to become a better audio engineer.The post 5 Ways to Grow as an Audio Engineer in 2017 appeared first …

Music Production

Orchestration Tips: Making Horns Sound Real in Kontakt

Sample libraries are getting far more sophisticated with layers of programming, scripting, and control all added into the mix. Making your software …

Mixing Tips: Using a Mastering Chain To Kick Up The Mix

Let’s take a look at how you can kick up the overall intensity of your mix by using effects on the master fader. While some people may prefer to keep …

3 Picks for the Most Innovative Audio Plugin of 2016

A list of Eric Tarr's three favorite innovative plugins from 2016.

Music Production

How to Achieve Stereo Width Without Fancy Plugins

An article on how to get width in a mix without resorting to stereo widening plugins.The post How to Achieve Stereo Width Without Fancy Plugins …

Music Production

4 Keyboard Drumming Techniques for Producers

There are quite a few options out there for generating drum tracks these days. From loops to AI, it seems that just about every DAW comes with a way …

Can an app change human behavior? This behavioral economics professor is banking on it

Whether personal or professional, change is hard. And the cumulative data is <i>not on</i> our side.<p>Take something obviously detrimental, like smoking. A …

10 Books You Pretend To Have Read (And Why You Should Really Read Them)

Science fiction and fantasy offer a rich legacy of great books - but that abundant pile of reading material can also be daunting. So sometimes, it's …

The Creative Penn's list of recommended editors

Shares 435<p>I'm a passionate believer in the importance of editing and I frequently get asked for recommendations for editors, as well as how the …

Top 25 Free VST Plugins Of 2016

via Bedroom Producers Blog:BPB proudly presents the best free VST plugins released this year. The list below covers virtual instruments and effects …

Music Production

Writers’ block: the malware in your brain - Prolifiko

Are you blocked and failing to make progress with your writing? Prize-winning writer and creative writing tutor Ros Barber takes a look at deep …

Writing

The 22 Best Books I Read in 2016

These books helped keep my brain sane amid a year of near-complete fuckery.<p>I read less this year than I have in almost 15 years—less than I did in 2014, 2013, 2012 (when I read 135 books), and every other year since I was still in college. From what I'm told, this is true of a lot of people. How …

Fill Your New Kindle, iPad, iPhone, eReader with Free eBooks, Audio Books, Online Courses & More

Santa left a new Kindle, iPad, Kindle Fire or other media player under your tree. He did his job. Now we'll do ours. We'll tell you how to fill those …