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3 Ways to Immediately Get More ROI From Your Instagram Marketing

Don't just put up a post or an ad and call it a day.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>While popularity for social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Snapchat has begun to wane, more and more brands have begun shifting ad spend to Instagram.<p>Whether it be for …

Marketing

How to Drill Down Into Your Buyer Personas to Create Hyper-Targeted Content

Sometimes you intend to have your product appeal to one group; but then another group you hadn't expected loves it, too. Time to add to those buyer personas.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When my team and I built the corporate email look-up service Voila Norbert, we …

Marketing

7 UX Principles for Creating a Great Website

We spend a lot of time online reading news, navigating websites and using web apps. In some cases, our experience online is not the best that we …

30 behaviors that will make you unstoppable

A lot of people are good at what they do. Some are even elite. A select few are completely unstoppable.<p>Those who are unstoppable are in their own …

Motivation

Meraki

Meraki is a new contemporary Greek restaurant in Fitzrovia, London, inspired by island life but with a refined execution. We were commissioned by the …

Restaurants

Infographic: What belongs in your branding style guide

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

5 ways to pick the perfect app font

Text makes up 95 per cent of all digital communication. So no matter how carefully refined the user interface, icon design or choice of imagery …

Font psychology: What the posters for Netflix’s top shows can teach us

When the day is done and you get to finally settle down for some sacred Netflix and chill time, how do you decide what show to watch?<p>There is no shortage of options to choose from on Netflix. I can’t count how many times I’ve sat there staring at the rows and rows of shows with no clue where to …

Typography

Transform Your Day With This 10-Minute Routine When You First Arrive at the Office

Here's how focusing on the present before moving into the day's goals can change your outlook.<p>The phrase “daily grind” -- meaning a repetitive, tiresome work routine -- may have originated in the mid-1800s, but it’s just as relevant today. Just 33 percent of U.S. workers are engaged in their jobs, …

Time Management

20 Simple Habits That Will Make You Happier

I am fascinated with the habits that affect happiness, health, productivity and success. I read everything I can get my hands on related to these …

This One Exercise Has Helped Me Build 2 Multimillion-Dollar Companies in Less Than 24 months

What got you to where you are today will not get you where you want to be.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A few years ago, I found myself nearly $1 million in debt. Today, I have two multimillion-dollar companies to my name. I've come a long way, but as I look back I …

Entrepreneurship

Branding For Small Businesses Made Simple

There’s a lot of content out there that is written to help small business owners do their own marketing, but it’s often written by marketers who are adept in things like analytics, content marketing, and technical jargon. It may be written using terms you don’t understand and business processes …

Small Business

6 Tips How to Apply Information Architecture in UX Design

Being a good designer means constant learning various sciences and methodologies helping to improve professional skills. One of the essential studies …

UX Design

The 15 best business books to read this summer

The best kind of summer reading is a book that's both informative and entertaining — a book that makes you feel smarter without boring you to tears.<p>They're not always easy to find, but lucky you — we've found 15 of them. Below, you'll see some of our favorite business books from this year and …

The 6 Habits of the World's Most Creative People

Looking for tricks to expand your creative productivity? Here are 6 strategies by history’s most creative minds.<p>I expend a huge amount of my time and …

Introducing Framer Design, Bridging The Gap Between Code and Design

Design tools have always been critical in helping us manifest and build world-changing products and services. However, as the products and services …

15 web design secrets from the world's biggest brands

Big companies – those with millions (if not billions) of users – tend to have complex problems that attract some of the best talent the market has to …

UX Design

10 Best Tips for Award-Winning Logo Design

Crowdsourcing CEO shares logo design advice from the top designers on crowdSPRING.<p>When starting a new company, it makes sense to become obsessed with perfecting your product -- but what about your brand? Creating a new website has become almost effortless, with sites like Wix and Squarespace. As …

Infographic: The Impression That Different Fonts Give And How To Use Them Best

<b>Graphic Design Crash Course</b> has created an infographic about font psychology for beginners. It does a basic coverage of ‘serif’, ‘sans serif’, …

Interaction Design: I, Steak Mobile App

Nowadays, cuisine is something that we have less and less time to give during the day. Even some of us, don’t even how to boil an egg! We are …

A selection of the best product design and UX/UI design resources

Came together with the cool wind of this fall is the Mockplus v3.2. Recently, Jongde Software has just released this fully optimized version. Let's se …

St. Art’s Kamilla Sun Tracks Down Graffiti Gurus Everywhere

This model-turned-consultant has a thing for street art<p>Based on the amount of graffiti-covered walls we stop to pose in front of every day, it’s safe to say we love our local artists for their immense creativity and ability to make our neighborhoods livelier. However, tracking these artists down …

UX Leadership Roles, iOS 10 Lockscreen, Typography for Mobile and more UX this week

What’s hot in UX this week:<p>There are times for designers to innovate — and times to heed patterns.<p>Whether this is a navigational UI, placement of UI …

5 Morning Motivational Hacks You Absolutely Have to Try

We are all guilty of procrastinating from time to time—there’s <i>always</i> something more interesting than the work in hand. We usually think it’s no big …

Procrastination

How to use data to improve your design

Sam Warren on how designers can use data to accomplish goals and delight customers.The post How to use data to improve your design appeared first on …

Customers

Choosing The Right Prototyping Tool

When it comes to creating prototypes, so many tools and methods are out there that choosing one is no easy task. Which one is the best? Spoiler …

50 Free Resources for Web Designers for August 2016

The tremendous thing about the design community is that we all love to share. We really do. Whether we share our thoughts and ideas via an in-depth …

Wireframing

New Retro – Graphics & Logo in Retro Style

Book recommendation: New Retro – Graphics & Logo in Retro Style, a new publication from viction:ary.<p>This new compendium from viction:ary focuses on …