Cam Beck

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Why Visualization Matters in Data and Content Marketing

Data is a powerful tool in content marketing, but it can be hard for readers to understand unless it’s presented well. One solution is providing a …

Long-Term Exposure to Flat Design: How the Trend Slowly Makes Users Less Efficient

<b>Summary:</b> Clickable UI elements with absent or weak visual signifiers condition users over time to click and hover uncertainly across pages — reducing …

15 Metrics Every Software Product Manager Should Know

The world of product management is rapidly changing. It is more data-driven than ever before. There is no doubt that data is impacting most jobs. But this is amplified for product managers, especially if they work for an emerging software company. Being a PM at an early-stage company has never been …

So, You Want To Be A Data Scientist?

<i>Why would you want to go and do that?</i><p><i>Why would you want to go and do that?</i><p>Maybe it is not so much that you want to be a data scientist… maybe it is …

Data Science

Business Insider Intelligence Research Store

EXCLUSIVE OFFER<p><i>Newsletters</i> from Business Insider Intelligence are currently read by thousands of business professionals first thing every morning. Fortune 1000 companies, startups, digital agencies, investment firms, and media conglomerates rely on our newsletters to keep atop the key trends …

Some of Our Favorite Camping Gear — Tools and Toys

For those of us who enjoy cooler weather, camping season is just around the corner. For some, it’s already been going on all summer.<p>Whether you’re …

198m people are blocking ads, costing publishers $22b this year

No surprise here: adblocking is on the rise in 2015, having gone up by 41 percent since last year.<p>A report published by PageFair and Adobe shows that nearly 200 million people currently use adblocking tools, and it’s estimated that this will cost publishers more than $21.8 billion in lost …

The Ultimate Conversion Rate Optimization Checklist

Share1<p>Tweet<p>Share19<p>Shares 20<p><b>Whether you are the owner of an e-commerce store business in the fashion industry or an entrepreneur selling a SaaS, you</b> …

Learn how to make webpages with HTML & CSS on Khan Academy

I often get asked how I got into programming. Well, it all started with me forgetting to buy a gift for my mum. I was in 6th grade, and it was …

Khan Academy

How A PPC Fraud Ring Impersonated 300+ Advertisers In May 2014

Did you know that your PPC ads are susceptible to the same type of fraud that affects other digital advertising? The tactic is called PPC ad …

Facebook open sources code for managing A/B tests

A/B tests to determine which features or designs work best is a standard tool of the trade for any data scientist working on a web or mobile …

Government Services Schemas With JSON-LD

Are you going to the APIStrat Conference in Nashville, or the API City Conference in Seattle?<p>29 Nov 2013<p>This fall while working in Washington D.C. I …

300ms tap delay, gone away | Web | Google Developers

<b>By</b> Jake Archibald<p>Human boy working on web standards at Google<p>For many years, mobile browsers applied a 300-350ms delay between touchend and click …

Where to find the best free photos and graphics

This is my collection of the best websites to find free photos, icons and patterns. If you’d like to suggest a resource, send me an email.<p>Photo</i> …

Realtime Maps With Meteor and Leaflet - Part One

this ‘map’ is actually a static imageThe parties example bundled with Meteor is a nifty demonstration of the framework’s core principles, but it uses …

A Practical Exercise in Web Scraping

Yesterday a friend of mine linked me to a fictional web serial that he was reading and enjoying, but could be enjoying more if it was available as a …

Add Map Navigation to Your App With pgRouting on OpenShift – OpenShift Blog

Introduction<p>Greetings Shifters! Today I am going to introduce you to another piece of AWESOME geospatial technology that let’s you compute travel …

Beware! Bats hide in your jQuery!

Injection of malicious code into JavaScript files is not new; however, we recently observed a steep increase in the use of this method, particularly …