Reid Marshall

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30+ Best Infographic Templates for Illustrator

Infographics give you a way to represent information in a graphic format, designed to make it more understandable, relatable, and engaging. But they …

Infographics

A Study of Rembrandt Style Lighting from the Three Point Perspective

One of the most common questions I am asked by beginners is, “How do you know where to place the lights?” The answer to that question almost always …

The Best Content Marketing Managers Use These 10 Essential Marketing Tactics

Content marketing is such a broad and multifaceted discipline, it’s maddening to try and reduce it to any one block of advice. Even in specific industries, it’s hard to find a one-size-fits-all approach that works for everyone—different industries, business sizes, and brands require fine-tuning for …

Marketing

The Important Skill You Might Be Overlooking In Your Branding

Donald Miller is a NYT bestselling author, the founder of StoryBrand, and a master at building brands. Find out his secret to success when helping companies build a brand that their audience can truly relate to.<p>When you think of unforgettable stories, which ones are they?<p>When you think of powerful, …

19 Free Website Design Tools

There are plenty of free tools and resources to help with your website design, whether you’re just looking for a little flare or you want ...

Design

49 Noteworthy Social Networking Stats and Facts

Though new social networks continue to be launched (e.g. SnapChat, Blab) and some disappear (anyone remember Pownce or Friendster?), the “big three” …

Marketing

How to Shoot Gorgeous Documentary Interviews

Beautifully shot documentary interviews are vital to your film’s success. Get the best footage possible with these tips.<p><i>Top image from Perry …

Filmmaking

Here's Why You Might Want to Think Twice Before Shooting Your Next Film in 4K

It's time ask yourself a difficult question: do you really need to shoot in 4K?<p>On his new site, Indie Film Hustle, veteran filmmaker Alex Ferrari is …

Filmmaking

No Film School Launches Podcasts at Sundance 2016 in Partnership with Canon and Rode Microphones

New on No Film School: Podcasts! We are launching them from the 2016 Sundance Film Festival coverage plans, sponsored by Canon and Rode …

Sundance

90 Research-Backed Tips to Fuel Your 2016 Marketing Strategy | Inc.com

At Fractl, a content marketing agency, I lead a team of researchers whose goal it is to conduct studies that will help us further refine our content production and promotions processes. Our research spans from data analysis of 2.6 billion social shares, to in-depth consumer surveys of thousands to …

Marketing

Explanation of How Crop Factors and Depth of Field Correlate

Full frame, APS-C and 1/2.3<p>A blog post that published recently was the source of a bit of confusion for some, so we decided to explain how it all …

50 Mind Blowing Facts Most Digital Marketers Don’t Know

The average human attention span is 8 seconds. The average attention span of a goldfish is 9 seconds. <i>Source: Wikipedia</i><p>Our brains process images 60x …

7 Things to Remember When Marketing to Millennials

What’s the best technique for marketing to millennials? When we need a question answered, many of us look to Professor Google. If you search …

8 ways the use of colour in branding is evolving

From the street to the supermarket shelf, the use of colour has been a visceral differentiator among brands and logo design. Companies across all …

30 Freebies & Goodies For Web Designers – May 2015

Hello, people! Once more, we’re back with a new series of free resources after a few weeks of scouting. Improve your design game with newly released …

7 Tools From Google to Boost Your Brand

This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>Want to boost your brand and elevate your online exposure? Google offers an arsenal of tools to make it possible. Some of these services are well known, while others are a bit obscure. What they all have in common is that they can make a big …

Every Frame a Photo: Black and White Moments on New York City Streets

What would a black and white street photographer capture if given a cinema camera instead of a still camera? Perhaps something like this.<p>“Moments” is …

New York City

This Drinking Game Can Boost Your Team's Creativity in 13 Minutes | Inc.com

You couldn't be blamed for being skeptical about a presentation titled "Why Stories Matter." After all, if there's a concept marketers have milked in the last three years, that concept is storytelling.<p>But one presenter at last week's Boston Design Week promised that his take on storytelling would …

Creativity

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Upworthy's co-founder Peter Koechley has apologized for the clickbait "monster" his site unleashed on the internet.</b> He spoke about how Upworthy is saying goodbye to its clickbait headlines and its noble mission to make the world more empathetic.<p><b>2. The US dollar took a huge bite out of Nike's</b> …

CPA vs Affiliate Marketing: What You Need to Know

If you want to make money as a middleman between a customer and a product seller, you have two options; you can take up affiliate marketing, or you …

Freelance front-end Web developer, author speaker

Of course, the effects will be visible only in browsers that support the background-blend-mode property. <b>For more information about browser support,</b> …

Shooter Suite

Feature: Page (1) of 1 - 12/15/14<p>New set of super tools from Red Giant Software By Ko Maruyama<p><b>Shooter Suite</b><br>New set of super tools from Red Giant …

How To Prevent Bright Ears In Camera So You Don't Have To Worry About It In Post Production

Have you ever noticed how a person’s ears sometimes glow in portraits when they are backlit? Because ears are more transparent than the rest of our …

Ad Age's Top 15 Campaigns Of The 21st Century: Has The Advertising Industry Become Divergent?

Advertising Age, the canon of the $500 billion advertising industry, has announced the Top Campaigns of the 21st Century. Some might think it curious that they are making this announcement when we are but 15% into the new century, but there are reasons for it.<p>First, so much change has happened in …

Advertising

The 10 Things In Advertising You Need To Know Today

<b>1. There's already a huge gold rush to fill the Apple Watch with ads.</b> But don't believe the hype (yet.)<p><b>2. Viral news publisher Super Cray has become the latest in a raft of companies suing Google's AdSense for loss of revenue.</b> The company claims it built up $535,000 in AdSense earnings, which was …

Who Influences the Social Conversation About Luxury Brands? | Inc.com

Consumers have a passion for luxury and a loyalty to the brands that provide it--and brands hoping to break in or sway consumers in a new direction need to understand how and where they can exert influence in this competitive space.<p>"Salesy" tweets and posts won't do the trick. Luxury brands are …

Luxury Lifestyle

The New Datacolor SpyderCHECKR 24: Camera Color Correction for Photo and Video

Color management in photography and videography extends well beyond display calibration – it includes color control from beginning to end, from …