Ana Kinkaid

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No Man’s Land: Women photographers in the First World War

<i>Irene ‘Winkie’ Gartside-Spaight in no man’s land. Photograph by Mairi Chisholm, c1916. (The National Library of Scotland)</i><p><b>Q. What was the inspiration</b> …

Military History

This Company Found a Simple and Powerful Way to Provide Highly Curated Content (And it's Addicting)

Content consumption will forever be changed as we know it -- for good.<p>The Internet is ripe with content -- no surprise there, but it's not always easy to find exactly what you need (and want). As a result, we comfortably fall into the news aggregator abyss which results in endless scrolling based …

Digital Marketing

The Ethics of Landscape Photography

I’ve wondered for a long time what it means to be an ethical landscape photographer. Sure, this field isn’t known for its wide-reaching moral …

Landscape Photography

How Leaders Inspire Change In The 21st Century

Successfully leading lasting change in any organization is more complicated than ever before. And mastering the art of organizational transformation is a necessity in today’s more volatile, uncertain and complex global business landscape. The workplace has become more digital, more diverse and more …

Leadership

Kazuo Ishiguro: ‘Write What You Know’ is the Stupidest Thing I’ve Ever Heard

Kazuo Ishiguro, author of <i>The Remains of the Day</i>, <i>Never Let Me Go</i>, and most recently <i>The Buried Giant</i>, and oh, also our newest Nobel Laureate in …

Authors

The Problem You're Trying To Solve Might Not Be The Right One Anymore

Lost in the litany of tech buzzwords like big-data, digital, cloud and AI is the human element. We often get caught up in technology for the sake of itself, forgetting that innovation must be relevant for something valuable that people care about. With these thoughts, Sam Yen, Chief Design Officer …

Design Thinking

One of Asia’s largest tech IPOs this year involves the cutting-edge technology known as books

An IPO for a Chinese e-book business has turned out to be quite the thriller.<p>China Literature, a subsidiary of social media and gaming giant Tencent, opened for trading on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange this morning (Nov. 8) to a booming reception from investors. Shares were initially priced at HK$55 …

Publishing

A 10-Point Checklist For Writing A Killer Blog Post

Writing a blog post isn’t exactly rocket science. But, there are definitely strategies that can take a good blog post and make it <i>great</i>.<p>I’ve written literally thousands of blog posts for sites like Forbes, Mashable, TechCrunch, Entrepreneur and many others. So I’ve learned a few strategies for …

Digital Marketing

JPEG vs. PNG: Which image-saving format is the better one to use?

In the world of digital imaging, there are two image formats that prevail above all else: JPEG (or JPG) and PNG.<p>At first glance, a single image shown …

Tutorials

Artificial intelligence a natural fit for smartphones?

As US tech giant Apple officially starts selling its new and expensive iPhone X, customers are meant to love its AI-ready features. But the firm's …

Artificial Intelligence

Outsiders by Lyndall Gordon review – five women writers who changed the world

The exceptional subjects of this study, all ‘outsiders’, could never fit comfortably inside the frame of what was acceptably female<p>Lyndall Gordon writes with passionate intelligence about the literature she loves. Since she first published her book on TS Eliot in 1977, she has developed her …

Literature

Facts Tell, But Stories Sell – Great Brands Are Storytellers

Fotocitizen / PixabayFor content marketing to be effective, you need to master the art of storytelling. Its long been known that <i>facts tell, but</i> …

Storytelling

Intense Black and White Photographies by Noell Oszvald

Budapest-based photographer Noell Oszvald strips her pictures from the distraction of colors, to create a minimalist, intimist series. Poetic and …

Photography

The Global Food Photos We Loved In September

Show us how you #eattheworld and we'll share our favorites every month<p>At SAVEUR, we believe in experiencing the world food-first and sharing our …

North Africa

The top 10 golden rules of self-editing

<i>“I have rewritten – often several times – every word I have ever published.</i> <i>My pencils outlast their erasers.”</i> <i>—Vladimir Nabokov</i> One of the great …

Writing

Kazuo Ishiguro, a Nobel Winner Whose Characters Are Caught Between Worlds

When Saul Bellow won the Nobel Prize in 1976, he remarked that “the child in me is delighted” but “the adult in me is skeptical.” Bellow found there was a “secret humiliation connected with the prize,” he later said, because “some of the very great writers of the century didn’t get it.”<p>The child in …

Literature

What's the Value of a Writer's Notebook?

A <i>writer's notebook</i> is a record of impressions, observations, and ideas that may eventually serve as the basis for more formal writings, such as …

Authors

Reasons to Keep a Diary, Journal, or Writer's Notebook

<i>Cecily:</i> I keep a diary in order to enter the wonderful secrets of my life. If I didn't write them down, I should probably forget all about them.<i><br>Miss</i> …

The Family Coppola's Gin, Vodka, and Brandy Honor 'Great Women'

Francis Ford Coppola says the spirits collection is inspired in part by the filmmaker's wife, sister, and daughter.<p>The famous Coppola family—of whom …

Julius Caesar

Fast-casual pizza: From revolution to evolution

Brands adapt to changing consumer needs with new menu items and service options

Restaurants

The oldest restaurant in every state

<b>The INSIDER Summary</b><p><b>Every restaurant has a story, especially when said restaurant is older than the United States of America.</b>• <b><br>For example, The '76 House in Tappan, New York, was the site of key moments during the Revolutionary War.</b>• <b><br>The Buckhorn Exchange in Denver, Colorado, has a unique style with</b> …

Restaurants

The 6 Essential Elements Of An Effective Marketing Strategy

Do you sometimes get the feeling that your marketing strategy is missing something? Maybe sales leads just aren’t closing, even though you have a great product. Or perhaps your top-of-funnel efforts simply aren’t generating enough leads in the first place.<p>You aren’t alone. Most businesses — a full …

Digital Marketing

The Stories Behind Some of the Greatest Photos Ever Taken

We have all seen great photos over the course of our lives, be that images you have taken, or that you have come across that inspired you. But few …

Photography

11 Ways to Plan and Track Progress (Without Driving Yourself Crazy)

It all starts with annual planning and budgeting. Then, you'll need to track results and adjust.<p>Some startups resist implementing anything new. Founders, pressed for time, don't want bureaucracy or endless planning.<p>But planning is essential. Your investors and board of directors will demand that …

The Rise of Micro-Influencers: How to Run a Micro-Influencer Campaign

The interest in influencer marketing has been growing steadily over the past few years and more people are seeking to understand more about it now …

Digital Marketing

The Best Dry Herbs and Spices for Bread Bakers

01 of 16<p>Allspice (Pimenta officinalis)<p>Allspice was discovered by Christopher Columbus and brought to Europe for use in the early 17th century. Ground …

Stew Science: How to Choose the Best Cuts for Beef Stew

I pity the fool who brings fists to a knife fight, knives to a gunfight, and guns to nuclear Armageddon. Similarly, I'll never understand the person who brings lean beef to the stew pot. And that's where the question arises: What <i>is</i> the best cut of beef for beef stew?<p>Let's take a step back so I can …

Creamy Cold Coffee Cake (Torta Fredda al Caffè) - Italian Dessert

This cake is a creamy light coffee and chocolate flavored cake, which is served semi-cold. You can prepare it without putting too much effort – you …

Step-by-Step Photo Guide for Making Portuguese Bread Rolls

01 of 09<p>Papo Secos (Portuguese Bread Rolls)<p><i>Papo Secos</i> are hard and crusty on the outside and soft on the inside, as are most breads that were …

How to make the final twist of your story fitting rather than formulaic.

IN his influential book, <i>Save the Cat,</i> Blake Snyder<br>offers an approach to writing <b>your story</b> that comprises of a beat sheet of fifteen dramatic …