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99 Percent of Companies Are Missing This 1 Major Marketing Strategy

Word of mouth advertising is a powerful tool to win more customers. Increasingly, recommendations or rebukes about brands are playing an increasingly larger role in the consumers' decisions about whether or not to buy from a company. Recent data from Convince and Convert shows that word of mouth …

Customers

Infographic: How to measure social media success

Social media is a major player for online communicators.<p>Proving its power, however, continues to baffle many in the marketing world.<p>To tie your …

Social Media

Best Emotional Design Principles to Create Attractive and Enjoyable UI

6 effective emotional design principles and examples can help you create attractive and enjoyable web/app UI for better UX.<p>These days, with the rise …

How to Produce Social-Media Content That Delights Your Customers: 3 Important Lessons

Use your social-media channels to deliver remarkable customer experiences, develop deeper relationships, and produce content they want to devour.<p>Last week, Rosey Blair, a blogger, writer, and actor published a series of Instagram stories, with more than 250 thousand people tuning in. The next day, …

6 trends that are changing the face of UX

When I started my UX career, the iPhone didn’t exist. I was wireframing screens for car navigation systems using PowerPoint. User experience …

Infographic: How to put customers at the heart of your marketing strategy

It’s not enough to produce great content; you must create the <i>right</i> resources.To achieve content marketing success, you must first identify who it is …

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 …

How Often You Should Post on Social Media, According to 10 Studies

There's a lot of debate when it comes to recommended frequency for social media publishing. Here's what the data has to say about it.<p>When it comes to determining the optimal frequency for posting on social media, even the industry giants can't seem to be able to come to a consensus. One publication …

5 Customer Experience Design Principles from a Barbershop

Keep these customer experience design principles in your back pocket for creating a unified experience your customers love.

Customer Experience

Silicon Valley Company Head’s Top 200 Design Freebies In One Spreadsheet

Screenshot via Lstore Graphics<p><b>Just like how</b> everyone has a favorite chocolate chip cookie recipe, you probably have a bottomless trove of your best …

Silicon Valley

The Tone Lab Synth Stacks Songs Like Sandwiches

Industrial designer Colin Hearon’s Tone Lab digital instrument design was awarded first place “Best in Show” at Ohio State University’s 2018 Design …

Ohio State University

6 Strategic Moments When Design Thinking Makes a World of Difference

Design thinking adds value to your strategy tool box.<p>Design thinking is an iterative problem framing and problem solving process, 50 percent of which is applied ethnography, and the other 50 percent of which incorporates design principles like prototyping and visualizing concepts. It is a useful …

10 steps to the perfect social media marketing strategy

Having a social media strategy can help you improve your brand’s performance on social media platforms. Although it may sound daunting, putting …

Social Media

10 ways to make your magazine cover stand out

In a declining industry plagued with tumbling circulation figures and title closures, designing covers for newsstand magazines has become …

Anachronistic

How The Sound Of Country Music Changed

Evolution follows a familiar pattern in plenty of popular music genres. Fearless newcomers or agile established stars with credibility to burn veer from the dominant aesthetic, adopting approaches to music-making that come off as savvy correctives to what everyone's used to hearing. And if what …

The psychology of Web design: How colors, typefaces and spacing affect your mood

A great web design is so much more than just delivering content and making it look good. When visitors come to your site, they produce a set of feelings about your website and your organization. The type of feelings they produce – positive or negative – are entirely in your hands and should not be …

An Introduction to the Basics of Graphic Design

<i>Graphic design</i> occupies the intersection of the science of communication and the art of aesthetics. In its most abstract sense, graphic design …

To Master Social Media, You Need These 15 Skills

When most of us use social media, we’re goofing off. But for a lucky subset of America, being on Facebook, Twitter and the rest . . . is part of the job! Which begs the question: What exactly do you need to master, if you want a corporation or nonprofit to hire you as a social media wizard?<p>The …

Social Media

How to Build a Successful Social Media Marketing Plan

Do you wish you had a better plan for your social media marketing initiatives? Looking for tips to help you succeed? In this article, you’ll discover …

Marco De Masi Illustration

Colorful illustrations by Marco De Masi.Marco De Masi is a freelance graphic designer and illustrator from Italy. His conceptual work is mainly …

How to Dominate AdWords Using Close Variants

I hear it all the time: “Google AdWords is a waste of money.”You probably hear this too.And do you know what?I wholeheartedly disagree.While AdWords …

Moodelizer helps add epic soundtracks to your video efforts

When it comes to video, the audio is pretty damn important. Hell, they even give out some sort of award for getting it right on occasion. Moodelizer wants to put the power of suitable soundtracks in the hands of amateur filmmakers, by letting you add a delightfully over-the-top soundtrack to the …

The Ultimate Guide to Increasing Website Traffic

Are you tired of your website attracting meager amounts of traffic?Fortunately, there are a number of things you can do to help create more buzz …

6 Must-Do's for Effective Social Media Marketing

Six marketing experts give their best advice on how to grow an audience, regardless of your budget.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A lot of businesses do social media marketing wrong. They hear everyone screaming, “You must have a social media presence,” but what that …

Five Ways To Attract More Customers To Your Website

In a sea of never-ending changes to the digital landscape that we call the internet, there seems to always be a new way to market your business and attract new customers to your website. While newcomers to the field of online marketing seem to chase one strategy after another, the veterans in the …

Marketing

Graphic Design and Visual Identity: Feiner Herr

Let’s take a look at this visual identity & graphic design work by Hojin Kang in collaboration with Sebastian Haus for Feiner Herr; a street food …

A Modern Guide to Social Media Content Marketing, Part 4: Facebook

<i>This is the fourth installment in a five-part series of articles focusing on best practices to up your content marketing game on the “big four” of</i> …

Create a better web experience with this online typography course

Web users are bombarded by an overwhelming amount of text on a daily basis, so it makes sense that web designers understand the fundamentals of …

Typography

The Perception of Influence vs. Actual Influence

With everyone being a content creator, the line between true influence and less-than-true influence has been blurred.<p>Today, it seems like everyone and her mother is a content creator. While that's great, it does come with its own set of challenges.<p>I've written before about content creation and …

Bringing Mobile Apps to Life Through Motion

If you look ten years back, the use of animation and motion in user interfaces was considered a crime rather than a best practice. It was associated …

UI Design