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Big Boy founder’s midcentury estate in Palm Springs asks $2M

Built in 1958, it’s got walls of glass and a putting green<p>When last we saw this fun midcentury modern residence in Palm Springs, it had just been renovated for use as an upscale vacation rental. Since then, it’s changed owners and is back on the market with plenty of 1950s charm.<p>Designed by …

The Simple Gmail Hack That Can Prevent Your Inbox From Becoming a Mess

Gmail has a well-known hidden feature that helps emails reach your inbox: If you have a dot in your email address, the email service ignores it, …

27 of the coolest new buildings on the planet

The World Architecture Festival — held this year in Singapore — won't name 2015's Building of the Year until November, but the nominations are officially in.<p>With 338 buildings in the running, we combed through the contenders and made our own shortlist. From a ribbon-inspired wedding chapel in …

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Man Wrestles 7-Foot Shark to Nantucket Beach

Surf fisherman promotes catch-and-release but still angers shark advocates.<p><b>When Elliot Sudal goes to the beach, he doesn't just lay out in the sun. He wrestles sharks.</b><p><b>On July 14, Sudal spent 45 minutes writhing in the Nantucket surf with a seven-foot (two-meter) sandbar shark. Eventually, he got</b> …

10 Things - Just Do It to Improve Your Brain Abilities....

Your Brain is not working, need a break then take a break and read this, it will help your mind………………<br>When you need to learn a bunch of stuff for the …

Photos From National Geographic Traveler Magazine Competition - 2013

25th National Geographic Traveler magazine photo contest held in full swing. The winner of the contest will receive a trip for two to the Galapagos …

Travel Photography

DIY Projects - How To / Tips / Tricks / Ideas / Fix It / Repair It

Our <b>DIY Projects</b> website brings you articles on <b>How To Fix</b> common household <b>Appliances</b> such as a garbage disposal, refrigerator, dishwasher, clothes …

Home Improvement

Whodunit: Bell, Booke, or Kendal?

<i>The following is a Whodunit by Hy Conrad featuring Sherman Oliver Holmes, a mysterious crime solver and great-great-grandson of Sherlock Holmes. Can</i> …

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Dispatch from S. Africa | Kevin Boyd

3 Comments<p>I was struck by this light installation that I happened upon in the latest issue of Elle Decoration Magazine. Designed by graphic, interior …

Mud preserved Byzantine city 700 years ago

1/10/2013 02:00:00 PM<p>In the fourth century A.D., a bishop named Nicholas transformed the city of Myra, on the Mediterranean coast of what is now …

Articles about 6 iconic modernist residences on Dwell.com - Dwell

On view all summer, a new exhibition at Philip Johnson's Glass House provides the first survey to explore the relationship...<p>Charles Gwathmey’s residential masterpiece, a modest but pioneering home for his parents in the Hamptons, looks as fresh today as...<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, …

Architecture

How to Build a Content Marketing Machine: Part I

Content marketing is the new darling of Internet Marketers. After years of trial and errors marketers have at last understood the value of having an …

Marketing

Altimeter Open Research: Organizing for Content Marketing

<b>Every company is now a media company.</b><br>Content Marketing is in high demand, as every company has now realized they are media companies. In fact, our …

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You already know that content marketing is the new SEO, but how do you do it? There are a lot of guides on the Internet that talk about it, but no …

Optimization and SharePoint Analytics Blog

What is Conversion Rate Optimisation (CRO), and why does it matter? Conversion Rate Optimisation is the process of tailoring your whole online …

10 Journalism Rules That Can Teach You Everything You Need to Know About Content Marketing

The release of Penguin 2.0 confirms what we’ve known for a few years now: Content marketing is the new SEO. Yes, we all claim to abide by it. But few …

Marketing

Why Your Content Marketing Strategy Isn't Working

Here's what doesn't work and here are tips and strategic models in content marketing that do.<p>The Altimeter Group recently surveyed 78 subjects from enterprise brands, marketing agencies and content service providers to discover trends in content strategy models and content marketing tactics for the …

8 Remarkable (and Stolen) Content Marketing Ideas

“<i>Your idea isn’t new. Pick an idea; at least 50 other people have thought of it. Get over your stunning brilliance and realize that execution matters</i> …

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35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

Arboretum Playground by Taylor Cullity Lethlean

Taylor Cullity Lethlean has delivered a new playground at Australia’s National Arboretum, located in Canberra, Australia.<p>Description<p>Australia’s most …

DIY Stripe Doorway... with washi tape!

A little while ago I purchased some extra large interior washi tape from Etsy. I wasn't sure what I would use it for, until I had the idea to give …