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The best website builder for small businesses

<i>By Kevin Purdy</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full website builder guide here.</i><p>After researching 17 of the top website-building services …

Web Design

Your Four-Week Workout Plan To Build Muscle

When asked what body part they would most like to change, many men say they want either a bigger chest, bigger arms or a smaller belly. But to make a …

The Only 2 Core Exercises You Really Need

When it comes to strengthening your abs, keeping it simple is key. These core exercises are classic for a reason.<p>Two exercises keep proving to be …

The 20-minute Functional Abs Workout for Busy Guys

The phrase “core training” has evolved over the last 15 years to become an umbrella phrase encompassing most any abs workout that targets the …

The crazy simple (but effective) 15-minute workout you can do anywhere

At first glance, you’d expect to hear that Zuzka Light earned her taut body and sculpted abs from hours upon hours at the gym. But the social …

How to Make Clafoutis - Chowhound

“Fancy” is often the descriptor that comes right before the words “French dessert,” but they’re not all fussy macarons and crème brûlée. Some …

A to Z of oil paint techniques

Martin Kinnear, head of Norfolk Painting School, walks us through the world of oil paint, one letter at a time<p>A – Alla prima<p>Painting wet-on-wet or …

Bought Your First Bitcoin or Ether? Brace for the Fees

I sent $25 of Bitcoin from one address (in Coinbase) to another (Kraken).<p>- $25 sent<br>- $16 fee<br>- $41 total<p>40% of the total transaction in …

How-To: Understand the Wireless Diagnostics app on your Mac to analyze and improve your Wi-Fi network

Apple ships a little-known utility app that helps you analyze and diagnose your Wi-Fi connection, called Wireless Diagnostics. Open the app by option-clicking on the Wi-Fi indicator in the menu bar and select ‘Open Wireless Diagnostics …’. Although the app contains a lot of useful information, it …

Wi-Fi

Amazon’s All-New Fire TV and Fire TV Stick were just discounted for the last time in 2017

The holidays aren’t here quite yet, and now is your perfect opportunity to save some money on the perfect gift for anyone left on your list. For the …

Why You Should Get a VPN for Your Xbox One or PS4

After putting up with what my roommates and I like to joke is the “first Roku ever made” for the past few years, I recently decided to do all my …

Color Palettes of Famous Paintings

Color is one of the most important elements of a painting. It is what we tend to notice first and can help convey depth, form, and emotion in a …

How to build your own Super NES Classic Edition

The Super NES Classic Edition is almost everything we could have ever asked for — except that it only plays about 20 games and you'll have to wait …

What the Hell are RYB CMYK and RGB

COLOR THEORY FOR PHOTOGRAPHY: The mysteries of RGB, CMYK and RYB<p>Have you wondered what the hub-bub is all about surrounding colors?<p>Orana Velarde is …

Which connected camera is best for your smart home?

J.R.R. Tolkien - celebrating an unusual life

With works like "Lord of the Rings" and "The Hobbit" J.R.R. Tolkien is considered to be the inventor of sophisticated fantasy literature. Millions …

How to Draw: Iron Man's Mark V Helmet

Philly's Young Artist, Lindsay Rapp, On Female Subjects, Crashing Waves And Owning Her Own Gallery

At just 24 years old, Lindsay Rapp, proud and petite, owns her own art gallery in the hub of Old City, Philadelphia. After graduating from the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Rapp took her passion for painting and worked towards having a space of her own, where her nautical, ethereal paintings …

Art

The 10 best new graphic design tools for August

We’re in summer holiday mode, so this month’s round-up of the best new graphic design tools starts with a punch of publishing inspiration.<p>The brand …

Graphic Design

3D Worlds of the Future: An Interview with Digital Artist Gohmn

From high school street artist, to musician, to talented 3D creator, Andrew Williams—“Gohmn” to his online community – has dabbled in a lot of …

Art

iPad Art by Ra! - Blog - iPad Pro (Day 25)

I’ve really been into museum studies lately. Going to a place full of art and creating your own interpretations is always a great exercise. For the …

Illustrator Completes His Illustrations With Everyday Objects (10+ Pics)

Meet Christoph Niemann - an amazingly talented illustrator, who creates unique drawings featuring everyday objects. You may recognize him from the NY …

Drawing

Go From Beginner to Expert w/ 32 Courses of Comprehensive Training in One of the Web's Most Popular Back-End Languages

Access<p>Lifetime<p>Content<p>7 hours<p>Lessons<p>16<p><b>Beginner Python Programming</b><p>No More Excuses. We've Got the Perfect First Computer Programming Course For You.<p>By …

FullPageOS Automatically Boots Your Raspberry Pi Into a Full Page Web Kiosk Mode

One of the common uses for a Raspberry Pi is a low-cost information display, powering something like a magic mirror or an animated GIF photo frame. …

The Most Common Pull-Up Mistakes and How to Fix Them

Most people would be happy to do <i>any</i> pull-up, but you still need to follow the cardinal rule of strength training: use proper technique and form. This …

How to add an inch of muscle to your arms

You know the saying: Sun’s out, guns out. So here’s a simple but effective training template to add an inch to your arms by summer.<p>Minute 1: Do 8 to 12 reps of a biceps exercise<br>Minute 2: Do 8 to 12 reps of a triceps exercise<br>Minute 3: Rest<p>That’s 1 round. Do 5 total rounds.<p>Perform this 15-minute …

How to paint with acrylic washes

Learning how to draw and paint takes time, knowledge and patience. But, there are a number of drawing and art techniques you can adopt to help you …

Harmonious Tattoos Fuse Wispy Lines With Solid Blackwork to Highlight Beauty of Duality

Tattooist Frank Carrilho creates stunning tattoos that fuse delicate, wispy details with dramatic, bold outlines. Featuring swirling geometric shapes, notable characters, and animal hybrids, Carrilho forms memorable, stand-alone art with his tattoo gun. With a sense of controlled chaos, Carrilho’s …

Art