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How to quickly easily change skin color in Photoshop

If you tend to create lots of crazy self-portraits as I do, a good technique to know is how to quickly change skin tone in Photoshop. Like the above …

The importance of photography in personal branding

The color is another important element representing your personal brand. Since it has the power to stir up emotions, color can send a powerful message and stick in people’s memory. A study carried out by the University of Loyola found that color can increase brand recognition by 80 percent. A bit …

Personal Branding

Applying For a Graphic Design Job? Use These Skill Words

Graphic Design Skills List and Examples<p>Resumes, Cover Letters, and Interviews<p>Updated June 25, 2018<p>Graphic design, sometimes known as communication …

How to Be Mindful When You Are Angry

“Anger is a natural, life-affirming emotion. It lets us know when a boundary has been crossed, when our needs are not being met, or when someone we care about is in danger. But when misdirected, anger can harm our physical health and our relationships. Being mindful of anger means not suppressing, …

Mindfulness

How Smart People Work Less and Get More Done

How you work is far more important than how much you work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Some people have an uncanny ability to get things done. They keep their nights and weekends sacred and still get more done than people who work 10 or 20 hours more per week than …

Time Management

15 Ways to Empower Others in 15 Minutes

<i>“A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: We did it ourselves.” – Lao …

37 Inspiring Quotes to Get You Through Even the Toughest Day

Having a bad day? There's something you can do about that.<p>Having a bad day? Check out some of these super inspiring quotes to get you out of the dumps.<p>1. "Success isn't permanent and failure isn't fatal; it's the courage to continue that counts." --<i>Mike Ditka</i><p>2. "Someday, everything will make …

30 web design tools to speed up your workflow in 2018

The right web design tools can streamline your workflow, helping you work smarter – rather than harder – and more efficiently. After all, you want to …

5 Questions That Will Make You Emotionally Strong

Ever been caught in the grip of extreme emotions? I’m gonna guess whatever decision you made next probably wasn’t a good one.When we’re anxious, …

Self-help

21 Of The Most Romantic Quotes In Literature

"If I had a flower for every time I thought of you...I could walk through my garden forever.” ―Alfred Tennyson<p>1. “In your light I learn how to love. In your beauty, how to make poems. You dance inside my chest where no-one sees you, but sometimes I do, and that sight becomes this art.” —Rumi<p>2. …

How to Seduce an Aquarius, The Zodiac’s Chill Rebel

Your complete guide to loving + living with the air sign<p>As the high-minded idealists of the zodiac, no sign believes in the transcendent power of true love quite like Aquarius. But these quick-witted souls are so easily distracted by their own electric brains and opinions in flux, it’s a real …

This Russian Photoshop Master’s Skills Will Blow Your Mind

Almost everyone with a smartphone or a computer has experimented with photo editing at some point, but this retouching master's work is above and …

The 10 best new graphic design tools for January

As you might expect in the month that plays host to CES, January’s round-up of the best new graphic design tools features some killer new hardware …

Graphic Design

The author of 'The 4-Hour Workweek' explains the 4-word daily reminder that makes him more productive

After his 2007 productivity guide "The 4-Hour Workweek" became a bestseller, Tim Ferriss dedicated his career to studying a wide variety of experts at the top of their fields.<p>His new book, "Tools of Titans," is a collection of the best lessons he's learned from over 100 highly successful people.<p>It …

Self-improvement

If You Want To Be Successful, You May Need To Cut Off Something From Life

Are you challenged at work? Do you regret career decisions? Are you happy? If the answer to the questions leads to a negative feeling, it is time to …

How To Learn In 2 Days What Normally Takes 6 Months

Research has found that having clarity about your goals is essential to having motivation to achieve those goals.<p>If you’re not clear on what you’re …

5 Spice Rubs That Make Chicken Mind-Blowingly Delicious

Because there’s so much more to life than lemon pepper<p>Cooking a big batch of chicken breasts on Sunday is one of the easiest ways to prep protein for your entire week. But eating the same thing day after day is boring as hell.<p>Enter: spice rubs. Whip up several of these mixtures so you can roast …

Build Unlimited Website Designs with the Bootstrap Starter Kit – only $14!

This article was originally published on SmokingDesigners Website - Build Unlimited Website Designs with the Bootstrap Starter Kit – only $14! and it …

UI Kit Elixir with 1,000+ Web Components – only $27!

This article was originally published on SmokingDesigners Website - UI Kit Elixir with 1,000+ Web Components – only $27! and it was Written By …

10 Tips for Designing with Type on a Photo

One of the best techniques to have in your toolkit is designing with type on and around images. But it can also be one of the toughest concepts to …

50 Tiny, Time-Saving, and Free Tools for Web Designers for 2018

All released this year, each of these free web-based apps offer a time-saving solution to many of the web design tasks you will need to perform from …

Web Design

6 New Rules of Sex Appeal

Learn to conquer your dating competition and make your attractiveness soar by mastering these secrets<p>Leo, Beckham, Clooney: Rich, powerful, admired.<p>But their appeal goes beyond fame or earning power. Call it charisma, call it confidence. Social scientist Catherine Hakim, Ph.D., calls it "erotic …

17 New Free Fonts For Designers | Fonts

Fresh <b>free fonts</b> for professional graphic designers. Fonts are perfect for Headlines, Headings and print design. Free download all fonts which are …

14 habits of exceptionally likable people

One thing that will never change in business is the advantage charisma offers. The ability to form lasting relationships built on genuine empathy will always beat out a cold-blooded Machiavellian approach in the long run<p>The writer Napoleon Hill recognized this as a young business journalist and …

Self-improvement

2014 in review: Our favorite costume and character designs of the year

Call us superficial, but a handsomely designed character can go a long way to making us appreciate a game a little bit more. If we're going to look at a video game character for dozens of hours, we want them to look good, whether they're the defined vision of a team of artists or the custom …

Don't Miss These Hot Digital Holiday Deals

We’ve had some amazing offers at TNW Deals this holiday season already, but a few of our best ones will soon leave our shelves.<p>Grab these bargains while you still can!<p>Lifetime access to OSTraining’s Web development video tutorials<p>There’s never been a better opportunity to teach yourself Web …

10 Tips On Mastering the Art of Creating Killer Gig Posters

<i>Editor’s Note: This post was originally written in April 2013 by 2014 HOW Poster Design Awards judge John Foster. Read more about Foster here.</i><p>My …

The Basics of Branding

In a free market world where companies fight for market share and recognition, your brand can be your most valuable asset. It helps you stand out from competition, gives your company a clear sense of place and purpose and it’s an important element of customer loyalty.<p>There are millions of …

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Tumblr users are crazy about Pokémon and The Legend of Zelda

As part of its year in review, Tumblr's creators put together an extensive list of the top posts and blogs in a variety of categories, from dating, bands and viral hits to feminism, sports and video games. Rounding out the top spot in the gaming category is Pokémon, followed by The Legend of Zelda …