Angel Pavlov

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How to Feed the Middle of Your Funnel

lethutrang101 / Pixabay<p>Every good fisherman knows that the hardest part of fishing is not waiting for the fish to bite, it’s reeling them in. You …

Marketing

How to Win Every Argument

In his 1936 work <i>How to Win Friends and Influence People</i>, now one of the bestselling books of all time, Dale Carnegie wrote: “I have come to the …

Critical Thinking

7 Secrets to Write Successful Microcopy for Better UX in 2018

7 secrets of writing successful microcopy in 2018 will be introduced here for you to enhance UX in your web/mobile app designs.<p>In these days, besides …

UX Design

Study Finds Consumers Prefer Longer, Not Short-Form Ad Units

At a time when the ad industry is embracing ever shorter forms of advertising for both TV and digital media, consumers say they actually prefer …

Advertising Industry

5 Tools and Courses For Becoming A Better Project Manager

Learn how to become a well-rounded PM.<p>Part of being a project manager is continuously seeking ways to improve your company's processes, whether it's employing new methodologies to better meet objectives or utilizing new tools to increase efficiency. As the central driver of your organization, it's …

Project Management

How to Use Google Analytics for Social Media: A Beginner’s Guide

Did you know that social media spend will increase by 71% in the next five years? And did you know that 42.3% of marketers believe that social media …

Analytics

6 Free UX Design Courses From Top Universities Worldwide

To master UX skills requires adequate guidance from industry professionals. Here are 6 UX design courses from top universities, all FREE!<p>This article …

This Is Always the Last Thing You Should Say in an Interview (People Are Scared, But They Shouldn't Be)

You're already thinking it. Just come out and say it. What's the worst that could happen?<p>Whether by luck or by skill (maybe a bit of both), you've landed an interview for what could be your dream job.<p>You've just got to convince them to hire you. How do you stand out from all the other candidates as …

Employment

Web Design: Beautifully Designed Home Pages

Matt Wojtaś shared a set of beautifully design website home pages and shared on his Behance profile. I believe most of the work was done as a concept …

Graphic Design

7 design tactics to enhance the storytelling on your website

There's more to storytelling—at least on websites—than just words.Your content is important, but the design and layout of your website contribute to …

20 Free Photoshop Layer Styles for Creating Beautiful Text Effects

Photoshop Layer Styles are a set of pre-configured commands that will take basic text and will quickly create typographical works of art for you. …

The Tiny, Essential Google Tricks for Way Better Search Results

Are you using Google effectively as possible? If you’re just entering words into the search field without using these totally basic but totally …

Image Search

Want to Be the Type of Leader People Will Remember for Life? Do the 1 Thing Most Bosses Hate the Most

The essence of great leadership really comes down to where you place yourself on the organizational pyramid.<p>In management theory, certain concepts from yesteryear no longer hold true. Like, for example, the idea that people must be driven to perform.<p>Yet over the years, I've learned that <i>driving</i> …

Profit

Great Tools and Resources that Designers and Design Teams Should Start Using

Web designers face a peculiar set of circumstances with respect to technology. New tools, resources, and techniques make their work easier. They also …

Agile Is Not A Method -- It Is A Way Of Thinking

Depending on your sources, the hype of agile may be fading behind buzzwords like lean and DevOps, or it might be dead already. But do not rush to see a grief therapist — you may not need to change your sprint dashboard or learn new acronyms. Agile is alive. It exists in the way your organization …

Project Management

Famous Logos Redesigned with Their Font Names

If you’re anything like us, you probably spend way too much time nerding out about fonts and their use in design. Italian designer Emanuele Abrate is …

Typography

How to make trustworthy apps, when no one trusts tech anymore

NerdWallet’s Michael Chanover on the dos, don’ts, and don’t evers of designing for trust.<p>Picture this: You’re walking down the street, and a total stranger comes up to you, asking if you’d like to save $20 off your monthly bills. You’re intrigued–who wouldn’t be? “Excuse me?” you ask. This total …

Financial Services

How You Can Improve UX with Microinteractions. Part II

In the first part of the article, I talked about the definitions and types of microinteractions and why they work for your product UX. Here, I will …

UI Design

Google And Facebook Are Winners Under GDPR

Putting aside any debate about whether governments should legislate consumer privacy, the more pressing question is this: Will a government enforce …

The State of SEO: What the Latest Algorithm Updates and Reports Are Telling Us

Search engine optimization is a competitive, ever-changing landscape that requires marketers to adapt fast.Google changes its own algorithm up to 600 …

ML beyond Curve Fitting: An Intro to Causal Inference and do-Calculus

You might have come across Judea Pearl's new book, and a related interview which was widely shared in my social bubble. In the interview, Pearl …

How Facebook Marketing is Changing (And How to Be Prepared)

<i>Too busy to read? Just click the play button below to listen to this post.</i><p>Facebook, as a platform, is barely recognizable from the social network …

Social Media

Infographic: What belongs in your branding style guide

If you have market competition, you have to identify what makes your organization special.<p>An important part of differentiating your products is …

Light Or Dark UI? A Usability Perspective

Often, the best way to explain the difference between user experience and user interface to the unfamiliar is through a more relatable analogy. If UI …

The Definitive Guide: How to Value a Stock

Investors need to have several tools in their toolbox when it comes to properly valuing stocks.<p>Investors who want to sport market-beating returns …

‘Deep learning’ — the hot topic in AI | Financial Times

Deep learning may be one of the most overhyped of modern technologies, but there is a good chance that it will one day become the secret sauce in …

Machine Learning

Google Has an Official Process in Place for Learning From Failure--and It's Absolutely Brilliant

Recently, Google described its internal process for documenting and learning from mistakes, and there's a lot here that can benefit any company.<p>How do you view failure?<p>For many, the act of failing or committing a major mistake is enough to send them spiraling down into a pity party. But there is a …

Self-improvement

30+ Real Examples Of Blockchain Technology In Practice

While Bitcoin and cryptocurrency may have been the first widely known uses of blockchain technology, today, it’s far from the only one. In fact, blockchain is revolutionizing most every industry. Here are just a few of the practical examples of blockchain technology.<p><b>Entertainment</b><p>‌KickCity—Platform …

Blockchain

How to Use the Google Analytics New Custom Audience Report For Better Remarketing

On most sites, over 90% of visitors leave without converting.That’s an estimate for <i>all</i> traffic to your site.As bad as that might sound, the numbers …

Google’s software design is having a reformation

Material design is now open to interpretation<p>Material Design launched in 2014, and it was mostly thought of as a new design language for Android — though it later came to the web and iOS. It had a bold idea: there should be a physicality to software design not unlike the physicality of paper. It …