Yousef Rayes

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Get a free Udemy course on art creation for games and VR [$]

Lump is giving away 25 FREE courses on Udemy.<p>Lump writes:<p>An 8.5 hours course packed with quizzes, info and practice sheets. You will get Full …

3D Modeling

CC0 Archviz - 100% free high-quality 3D models

Donation-supported, free (CC0) content is becoming more and more popular. After HDRI Haven and Texture Haven, there's now a new site for free …

3D Modeling

5 Tips to Write Like a Bestselling Author

In this training track, New York Times best-selling author Daniel Pink will cover how to become a great business writer.

Creative Writing

Good Writing is Not Written, It’s Assembled

2 Powerful Writing Lessons from Ryan Holiday and Derek HalpernProlific writer Stephen King once said,“If you want to be a writer, you must do two …

Writing

Simplify your life with the mental model known as Occam’s razor

Legend has it that NASA spent a decade and millions of dollars developing a ballpoint pen that would work in zero gravity and function in extreme …

Stephen King

Molding the Perfect Personality

4 tips to create your charactersContinue reading on The Writing Cooperative »

Creative Writing

Infographic: Storytelling tips to capture readers’ hearts

Not much has changed since childhood; compelling narratives are still captivating.<p>Whether it was listening to your parents read bedtime stories, …

Branding

Technology and storytelling: A perfect match

Noeline Kavanagh of Macnas told Inspirefest 2018 attendees about the exciting potential of technology coupled with human creativity.<p>Creative force …

Augmented Reality

The 20 Foods You Should Eat if You’re Trying to Lose Weight

Not all calories are created equal.<p>Different foods go through different metabolic pathways in the body.<p>They can have vastly different effects on …

Calories

How To Be More Mindful During The Day, According To This New Study

Turns out there are, indeed, two types of people: people who think about time in terms of, like, the time on the clock, and people who think about …

Research

How to Master Any New Skill

6 Lessons on Learning to Learn from Naval Ravikant, Richard Feyman, and Robert Greene<p>The Internet provides millions of people with access to …

Self-improvement

The 5-Hour Rule Used by Bill Gates, Jack Ma and Elon Musk

The most successful people on the planet are also the people likeliest to devote an hour a day to reading and learning.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You just walked in the door from an exhausting day at work. You’re hungry and spent, just wanting to catch your breath …

Bill Gates

Texture Haven is live!

Rob writes: If you liked the free high quality HDRI skies from Greg Zaal on the HDRI Haven website, then you should definitely take a look at this …

How to improve your interior scenes

Jesse Davis shares another great article from Blenderer.com, this time on interior design in Blender. This article is for everyone out there trying …

Topology Guide: Moving and Manipulating Edge Poles

Johnson Martin writes:<p>Let’s talk about Edge poles, those famously aggravating little points on a mesh that cause so many headaches for 3d artists …

Mastering the creation of great content with Ann Handley

With so many books and so little time, choosing the right hardback is a delicate task. Ann Handley’s ‘Everybody Writes’ has been one of those rare …

How to Retain What You Read

Think about a book you read last year. How much of it do you remember? Could you list ten things you learned from it? Can you even remember what …

Top 10 Story Issues: Learn What to Avoid

As the CEO of Fictionary, I read a lot of draft novels, and it’s one of the great pleasures of my job. It’s also an amazing learning …

6 conflict types in fiction: Man vs self

One of the oldest and most compelling types of conflict we encounter in stories is <i>man vs self</i>. Man vs self – or person vs self – is a staple of …

36 Tips for Writing Just About Anything

Basic tips for writing just about anything.There’s a lot more to writing than typing words.Writing well takes years of study, practice, and …

Toronto Screenwriting Conference Head Talks Hosting TV's Biggest Creators

Conference founder Glenn Cockburn wants top TV scribes to talk storytelling mechanics, not about "war stories that are fun to tell at dinner …

How to Summarize a Plot

5 Components of a Plot in Narrative Essays and Creative Nonfiction<p>Every story that you read follows a series of events that range from the …

Writing an Outline: 19 Surprising Ways This Could Kill Your Book

IF YOUR BOOK IDEA is your baby, you probably want to give that baby the absolute best start in life. So, will writing an outline for your book kill …

Feature writing and digital storytelling with Jon Henley

<b>Senior Guardian feature writer Jon Henley reveals how to make the most of digital journalism, including using social media to source ideas and adapting to multimedia storytelling.</b><p>Online reporting means news now travels as fast as a story develops. This illuminating evening course, led by senior …

6 Study Hacks to Beat Exam Blues | The Young Independents

<b>6 study hacks that will help you during exams:</b><p><b>1. Take a brisk walk</b><p>It’s been proven that exercise can boost your memory and brain power. Research …

6 Study Tips For Exams (That Aren't Actually Studying!)

Because self-care is essential, especially during finals week.<p>April 20, 2018<p>Summer break: You thought it'd never get here. Over the past several …

Study Skills

A Look at 11 Methods for Improving Your Memory

Is it really possible to improve your memory? If you've ever found yourself forgetting where you left your keys or blanking out information on …