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The Freelancer’s Guide to Flipboard

As the CEO, CFO and sole employee of a one-person startup, the freelancer must be motivated and multifaceted, managing the work, identifying new opportunities for income, and mastering the delicate art of self-promotion. Here are three ways Flipboard can help.<p><b>1. Make a digital portfolio</b><br>Sure, a …

25 Greatest Internet DJ Mixes of All Time

Streams from Flying Lotus, Disclosure, DJ Snake and more<p>There's no substitute for experiencing a skilled DJ in a killer space, mixing live. Still, …

Musicians and writers choose their favourite book about music

Elvis as a young man, the size of Mick Jagger’s genitalia, Kristin Hersh’s miracle year, Berlioz in love … As festivalgoers crowd the stages at Glastonbury, Brian Eno, Beck, Lavinia Greenlaw, James Wood and a host of other stars select their favourite books about rock, pop, jazz and classical<p>Viv …

Literature

Don't Overthink It, Less Is More When It Comes to Creativity

Most of us have experienced writer’s block at some point, sitting down to write, paint or compose only to find we can’t get the creative juices …

Creativity

12 handy tips for writing better web copy

<b>Writing for the web isn’t particularly complicated, but it is an important skill to master.</b><p>And it doesn’t require a huge departure from the basic …

I'm Looking For A Marketing Person

I was just checking out this really cool social media marketing application the other day. It’s called Socedo. Ever hear of it? It’s a lead management tool for Twitter – you enter search terms and it’ll return to you prospects. Then you can create automated workflow to build engagement with those …

Marketing

Over 130 Marketing Tips in this Free eBook!

Looking for tips on how to create a mesmerizing website design that makes people stand in awe? Want to create a business card that stands out from …

Here's proof women pay more for the same products men buy

Many products for women are no different than the same products marketed to men — but women are paying more.<p>Gender-based pricing, also known as the "woman tax" or "pink tax," has been an accepted phenomenon since a 1995 California study that revealed women pay $1,351 a year more for the same …

Affordable Care Act

Three Reasons LinkedIn Broke the Bank for Lynda.com

LinkedIn's biggest acquisition ever makes a lot of sense.<p>Teaching isn’t traditionally viewed as a high-paying career choice. But building software for teaching? That appears to be a little more lucrative.<p>At least it was today, when LinkedIn announced the $1.5 billion acquisition of online education …

Education Technology
Marketing

10 Millennial Women Who Are Making History

The most difficult part of choosing “10 millennials making history today” was kicking people off the list. The fact is that there are <i>so many</i> inspiring women out there making waves in the world, it’s impossible to mention them all. But the way I see it, that’s a good sign.<p>The women listed below are …

Diane von Furstenberg

Pitcher plants – a botanical adventure. This image, taken in 2007 as ‘bycatch’ on assignment for @Natgeo was the seed for a story on Asian #pitcherplant, a diverse group of carnivorous plants, and their many different ways to make a living and to interact with animals. The story, photographed for @geomagazin in 2013, received a #worldpressphoto award in this years. Wonderful recognition for these cool plants. The vegetable kingdom sadly often does not get the attention it deserves in natural history photography. I will be posting more images on @christianziegler. In this image a worker of a carpender ant colony crawls out of the hollow stem of a pitcher plant in which it’s entire, very small colony of about 20 workers makes a home. Photo taken in #Brunei by @christianziegler.

UK first country in world where half of all ad spend is on digital media

Digital advertising is expected to grow by 12% this year to £8.1bn, according to eMarketer<p>The UK will this year become the first country in the world where half of all advertising spend goes on digital media.<p>Just over £16.2bn will be spent on all forms of advertising in the UK this year, including …

Digital Advertising
Web Design

You Auto-Complete Me Letterpress Card & Envelope

Description<p>Single "You auto-complete me" letterpress card. A geeky fun way to express your thanks, love, or just a quick hello!<p>Fold-over A2(4.25" x 5.5") card. Deep impression. Blank inside.<p>Letterpressed with love on an antique 1923 Chandler & Price press on 100% cotton extra soft paper. Pressed …

81 Cantonese proverbs explained in one beautiful poster

Graphic designer and cartoonist 阿塗(Ah To) was concerned about the survival of the Cantonese language in Canton and Hong Kong, so he published a comic …

Hong Kong

From arousal to behaviour: How out of home influences the five stages of brain reaction

<b>Mungo Knott, marketing and insight director at Primesight, worked with psychologists from University College London to identify the brain reaction</b> …

The Definitive Guide To Pinterest For E-Commerce

How can retailers optimize their website and marketing strategy to get the most out of Pinterest? Columnist David Rekuc has the answers.

8 Ways to Better Market Yourself on LinkedIn

This story originally appeared on BrianHonigman.com<p>LinkedIn has always been the industry standard when it comes to marketing yourself professionally, but the past few years have seen the social network’s importance and reach increase dramatically. <i>TechCrunch</i> reports that LinkedIn has roughly 187 …

Marketing

How People See Your Website [INFOGRAPHIC]

Do you know that 3 in every 4 of online users admit they decide on a company's credibility based on its website design. And that, 17-50 milliseconds …

Infographics

22 Colorful Weddings to Brighten Up Your Winter

The middle stretch of winter is the hardest to get through. The holidays are over and spring is still too far away to look forward to, leaving us stuck in a cycle of cold, gray days. If you’re planning a summer or spring wedding around this time of year, it can be easy to get bogged down in the …

Decorations

A Lighter Spinach and Parmesan Egg Drop Soup Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> After the leftovers from the holidays have cleared out of the fridge, you'll want …

24 Awesome Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram & Pinterest Features You Didn't Know Existed

Check out this list of 24 little-known things you can do on Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, Twitter, and Pinterest.

27 of the Best Chrome Extensions You Should Check out Today

We love the Web. Seriously, we do. But sometimes, achieving what you want is a little harder and takes a little longer than you’d really want. It’s for that reason that we’ve put together a list of 27 of the best Chrome extensions you can find around.<p>We’ve broken them down into groups of a few per …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

Time Management

16 Apps for 16 Hours of Productivity

There are five google docs open in your browser right now, and none of them have names. You’re in the midst of a note-taking flood, but you’re having …

Apps

This 71-Year-Old Makes Up To $8,500 A Month Teaching Online Classes

Len Smith of Yorkshire, England, has never planned to retire.<p>For the past 30 years, he's maintained a thriving online freelance copywriting business …

Copywriting

10 Awesome Gmail Hacks That Make Life Easier

These top-secret ninja moves will help you take control of your inbox and become a Gmail expert. I'll show you how to save time, avoid mistakes, and add a bit of style to your inbox. Read on, grasshopper.<p><b>GMAIL HACK #1 UNSEND</b><p>Have you ever pressed send only to regret it moments later because of a …

Apps