Aaron Day

323 Flips | 11 Magazines | 42 Likes | 68 Following | 34 Followers | @ard9999 | Keep up with Aaron Day on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Aaron Day”

How To Use The Psychology Of Value To Shape Your Landing Page

Landing pages are one of the best ways to sell something to your audience—whether that’s a product, a service, or even a downloadable eBook in exchange for personal information. It’s the narrow end of a funnel, where you’ll have the opportunity to make a pitch to your incoming audience and force …

19 tools to craft engaging social media content

<i>This article originally appeared on</i> PR Daily <i>in September of 2017.</i><p>Creating stellar social media content takes time.<p>You have to decide what type of …

Infographics

Lost City of Alexander The Great Thought to Be Found After 2,000 Years

It was first revealed by 1960s spies.<p>An ancient city thought to have been founded in the era of Alexander the Great has been discovered after being …

The Art of Mindful Writing

Writing mindfully is actually … kinda fun<p><i>Before you read this post, you might want to read my little tutorial on</i> <i>Mindfulness Meditation.</i><p>When you do …

Apple TV 4K Is a Damn Good Set-Top Box

In the years since its release, Apple TV has often lagged behind competitors, seemingly forgotten by Apple in favor of phones, computers, and even …

Top 10 Trends For Digital Transformation In 2018

Even though we haven’t quite hit the final quarter of 2017, you could say it’s been an eventful year in digital transformation. Just as I predicted last year at this time, user experience (UX), big data, smart machines — and of course, change itself—have proven big players in the business landscape …

Top 10

10 Ways Slackbots Will Change the Future of Work

A slackbot is one of the most effective ways to improve your company's overall performance by making sure everyone is on the same page.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Chatbots have proven to be reliable tools that can be used to increase your sales and improve your …

These 33 Meal-Prep Ideas are Healthy, Simple, and Delicious

To prevent consuming every food in sight, a little preparation goes a long way. From breakfasts to snacks to lunch and dinner, if you're new to meal …

The Smartest Slow Cooker Recipes from the Pioneer Woman

Between running a cattle ranch, raising kids, hosting a Food Network show, opening The Mercantile country store, and publishing a magazine, Ree …

Signal Is Using a Surprising Tool to Make Your Privacy More Bulletproof

If you want total privacy, Signal is the generally understood to be the best messaging app around. But that doesn’t mean it offers total privacy. Its …

This app will automatically invest your spare change in cryptocurrency

A new app turns your spare change into digital currency.<p>Coinflash, featured on the Product Hunt website this week, will round each of your credit and …

The Next Billion-Dollar Startups 2017

Every year for the past three, Forbes has gone looking for 25 young U.S. companies with a strong shot at reaching a valuation of $1 billion or more. Last year’s list included hot companies like the crowdfunding site GoFundMe, online retailer Boxed and innovative home seller OpenDoor. This year, …

Investing

Try this trick to go straight to sleep

Each time you choose to stay up a little longer bingeing that Netflix show, you’re beckoning death, slowly cutting off years from your life. This was …

5 Innovative People Improving Brain Health and ...

Want to Win as Boss of the Year? Master This 1 Leadership Trait First

Making this a habit results in more employee productivity, loyalty, and morale<p><b>Provide guidance.</b> It's the single most important thing bosses can do for their employees, according to Kim Scott, the cofounder of Candor, Inc.<p>"Guidance, which is fundamentally just praise and criticism, is usually called …

Plan to shut Obamacare site during open enrollment draws critics

The Trump administration plans to shut down the federal health insurance exchange for 12 hours during all but one Sunday in the upcoming Obamacare open enrollment season.<p>The shutdown will occur from midnight until noon every Sunday except Dec. 10.<p>The Department of Health and Human Services will …

11 gadgets that will help you get a better night's sleep

Mind & Body<p>Who doesn't want to sleep better at night?<p>Getting a good night's sleep is one of those things we all dream of, but for most of us, it doesn't happen nearly as often as we'd like.<p>Whether you're waking up throughout the night to tend to the kids or feeling restless because of stress, there …

Sleep

26 Books to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

Self-improvement often comes from the penned wisdom of others.<p>Highly successful people typically work hard, practice the right habits every day and strive for self-improvement, with the latter often coming in the form of a book. If reading is something you're willing to do to sharpen yourself, take …

HubSpot acquires chatbot builder Motion AI

HubSpot announced this morning that it has acquired chatbot startup Motion AI.<p>Motion AI launched in 2015 and offers an editor for building chatbots that work on websites, Facebook Messenger, SMS and Slack, no coding required. Even before the acquisition, the tool was already integrated into HubSpot …

Chatbots

How to Hack Your Brain (for $5,000)

EDEN, Utah — One morning last month a group of roughly 60 people, including doctors, C.E.O.s and internet entrepreneurs, gathered under a big white dome to hear the mission statement of their host, a 45-year-old man named Jamie Wheal.<p>As he paced back and forth in front of an altar bearing shiny …

14 Things Everyone Should Know About Blockchains

“What the internet did for communications, blockchain will do for trusted transactions.”<br>- Ginni Rometty, CEO of IBM<p>Although there’s debate about how long it will take for this statement to come true, since we’re in the midst of the blockchain transformation, most industry experts concur that’s …

Blockchain

60 Fall Recipes We're Looking Forward to Making

All the fall recipes we're looking forward to cooking now that summer is (nearly) over.<p><b>Oh no ... it's actually happening.</b> The end of summer is fast approaching, and we're gearing up for shorter days, longer nights, cooler temperatures, colorful leaves, sweatshirts, and football. Not only is the …

Cooking

Whiteboard Session: How Does Blockchain Work?

Five Reasons 'Bitcoin Jesus' Loves the Digital Currency – Bloomberg

Five Reasons 'Bitcoin Jesus' Loves the Digital Currency<p>Five Reasons 'Bitcoin Jesus' Loves the Digital Currency<p>Five Reasons 'Bitcoin Jesus' Loves the …

Investing

How to Use Facebook Audience Optimization for Better Organic Exposure

Want to increase your Facebook news feed exposure? Looking for a solution that doesn’t involve ads? In this article, you’ll discover how to improve …

Insurers Come Out Swinging Against New Republican Health Care Bill

WASHINGTON — The health insurance industry, after cautiously watching Republican health care efforts for months, came out forcefully on Wednesday against the Senate’s latest bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act, suggesting that its state-by-state block grants could create health care chaos in the …

News (U.S.)

The Designer’s Guide to Color Contrast

The colors you choose while designing a website, poster, or any other type of image, will have a huge impact on whether or not the overall design is …

This Instagrammer With More Than 2 Million Followers Literally Cooks Her Content

Learn how Yumna Jawad, the owner of the Instagram @feelgoodfoodie, turns her passion into profits.<p><i>In this series, Instagram Icon,</i> Entrepreneur <i>speaks with the individuals behind popular Instagram accounts to find out the secrets of their success.</i><p>For most food bloggers, it’s all about the cooking. …

Jeff Bezos says the technique he uses to keep from wasting time at meetings can seem 'strange' to new employees

There are lots of reasons this happens, but many times it comes down to a lack of preparation. Think about it: You can send an agenda in advance, you can provide all the resources your team needs for a productive meeting, but this won't do any good unless people take time to review and think things …

Here are the features Google Assistant might be getting soon

The latest beta version of the Google app has been released and gives us a glimpse into a few new features the company is developing for Assistant. The guys over at <i>9to5Google</i> did an APK teardown of the app and have shared their findings with the public.<p>We have heard quite a few rumors so far …