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7 Social Media Trends to Watch and Capitalize On in 2018

The trend is your friend.Why? Because trends often become the norm, and getting in early allows you to harness its power without too much competition …

Five Questions To Ask When Online Engagement Is Lacking

If your business website doesn’t sell something directly via e-commerce, it’s hard to tell whether your site is “working.” You might be the owner of a brick-and-mortar store trying to increase foot traffic, or you might offer a service where sales occur offline, such as a plumber or dentist.<p>In …

Why And How Semantic Search Transformed SEO For The Better

Some search optimizers like to complain that “Google is always changing things.” In reality, that’s only a half-truth; Google is always coming out with new updates to improve its search results, but the fundamentals of SEO have remained the same for more than 15 years. Only some of those updates …

Advanced Techniques to Be the Featured Snippet: Position 0 — a Guide

You probably know the well-documented techniques for getting position 0. In this article I will show you several little-known techniques to gain a …

Mobile First Indexing: Everything You Need to Know

SEO is gearing up to have its own ‘Year of the Mobile’ thanks to Google’s mobile-first indexing. This is the next step in Google’s dynamic efforts to …

Context Is King! Everything You Need to Know About the New Era of SEO

Google is trying to change the game of the results and focus more on the user, as we’ve heard multiple times before and seen it into action with its …

Website redesigns: How to retain and improve your SEO

A new website should be an opportunity to improve SEO, conversion rates and digital marketing as a whole. Unfortunately, it can also be an invitation …

The Definitive Guide to Removing Duplicate Content from Your Site

In soccer, the ref holds up a red card when he or she notices a penalty. With Google, the penalty for duplicate content can completely destroy your …

Five Must-Dos To Promote Your Digital Launch

You’ve done the heavy lifting to get your new website or campaign up and ready for the spotlight. But as we’ve all come to realize, the “if you build it, they will come” mantra simply doesn’t hold true in the digital world. Here is a checklist of five must-do things I tell clients to check off …

An Investigation Into Google's Maccabees Update

December brought us the latest piece of algorithm update fun. Google rolled out an update which was quickly named the Maccabees update and the …

28 Free Tools to Help You Find What People Search For by @annaleacrowe

Find out what people search for. These tools will help you understand users and target the best SEO keywords.The post 28 Free Tools to Help You Find …

17 Free SEO Tools You Should Be Using

Do you know any successful SEOs? I bet they’re always running SEO experiments. And tracking them too.<p>You can’t optimize a page for a keyword today …

Google Analytics

How to Create Great Content: A Step-by-Step Guide to Content Marketing That Delivers Real Results

A comprehensive guide to developing the right content marketing strategy and creating content that delivers real results for your business.<p>Content marketing is a great way to get people talking about your products, your services, and your company. Content marketing is also a great way to engage …

Marketing

Minimalist TypeType Brand Identity

It's the end of the year and this will be my last brand identity post of 2017, I had to feature a very minimalist project and that is what TypeType …

Graphic Design

How to impress by creating a website with great typography

When you are working on a website, you’re aware that great typography helps to create a message, keeps viewers engaged and adds to your design.There …

14 fabulous tutorials to improve your logo design

Whatever the level of your experience, there’s always room for improvement when it comes to logo design. And the great news is that there are some …

Blush and Moody Tones in a Pittsburgh Home for Photographers

I’ve come to think of the Design*Sponge community as a collective person — the friend I want to text when I see even the slightest hint of wallpaper, …

Love

The 5 basic types of logo and how to use them

Not sure where to start with your logo design? Maybe you should begin by deciding what style of logo it’s going to be.<p>Logo styles can be divided into …

Impossibly Tiny Doodles Fill Sketchbook Pages with Surreal Optical Illusions

Artist Visothkakvei creates detailed drawings that go way beyond your average doodles. Armed with a pen and an endless imagination, he fills sketchbook pages with sprawling compositions that are full of tiny, fine-lined elements. Throughout each of his works, motifs of delicate blooms, fancy …

Apple Just Revealed the Secrets to Taking Perfect iPhone Pictures

Struggling to take your photography game to the next level? Then fear not, for help is at hand. Apple has just launched a new website brimming with …

The best new iOS and browser apps for video and graphics

Velapp<p>This video recording app stands out because of the intuitive way it harnesses Apple's 3D Touch technology to tackle one of the biggest …

Before you can master design, you must first master the fundamentals

Finally, learn how to pair fonts together. A great resource for this is FontWolf and FontPair. Being able to pair fonts together will dramatically …

UI Design

The 50 best documentaries on Netflix

They say truth is stranger than fiction. What they don’t tell you is that it can also be funnier, lovelier, and more interesting than your average …

You Only Need 5 Things to Make Your Own Home Studio

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2<p>Photography doesn’t have to be all about fancy gadgets and technology. (Though sometimes it’s more fun that way.)<p>Like …

Depth Of Field

The Ultimate Guide to Finding Web Design Clients

“Where do I find web design clients?”<p>“How do I keep my sales funnel full?”<p>“What can I do to get more qualified leads?”<p><b>At some point, every freelancer</b> …

Brand New

Announcement<p><b>Taking Place on October 12, 2018</b><p>Posted Jul. 2, 2018<p>Brand New Conference Updates<p><b>New York (2018)</b><br>Speakers announced for the 2018 Brand New …

Appalachian State Mountaineers

Sloppy Press Inc.

<b>NOW part of The Printer Ultimate Bundle</b> - buy <b>7 products</b> in one bundle <b>for 39$!!!</b><p><b>Sloppy Press INC. contains 33 typographic layer styles for Adobe</b> …

AD Stippling Brushes for Photoshop

[BLACK FRIDAY DEAL] Create Stippling Effects So Real No One Will Believe You Made Them in Photoshop!<p>If you've ever browsed through an old science …

Tutorials

Lettering Artists

Lettering Artists & Inspiration – Part 3<p>It seems that every couple of months or so, a new lettering artist emerges from the offline world and …

Bootcamp: Classy Playfull Mixed Font

This resource is found in the following 3 collections:<p>Inter UI is a neat looking, clean and highly legible font family created specifically for being …