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How Google Finally Got Design

Google’s transformation into a company that creates beautiful software is the story of how tech itself has evolved in the mobile era.<p>It would have been crazy to say just a few years ago. But today, Google produces better-designed software than any other tech behemoth. If you don’t believe that, …

What Elon Musk, Steve Jobs, and Bill Gates Told Me About Getting Out of My Own Way | Inc.com

When I ask self-made billionaires what they wish they knew when they started out in business, one of the insights they most frequently share points to a common experience for all leaders when it comes to decision-making: They struggle to get out of their own way.<p>1. You don't get paid to make all …

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5 Strategies for Facebook Ad Targeting With Laser Precision - Small Business Trends

You can target audiences on Facebook with a dozen different ad formats and thousands of possible ad targeting parameters.<p>Mastering your Facebook …

Sending A Handwritten Letter Is Now As Easy As Using Gmail

But does a note in your handwriting done by a bot look like it’s sent from uncanny valley? We test out letter-writing company Bond to see.<p>Sitting on my desk is a lovely note, written on thick, customized stationery with my name scrawled across the top. It’s in my handwriting, but I didn’t write it. …

16 Productivity Tools Nobody Can Live Without

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>Productivity is the name of the game for entrepreneurs. The good news is that there are …

Microsoft's touch-first Modern Office suite revealed in documents

It’s been a year and a half since Microsoft released Windows 8 and its ‘Modern’ interface to the world, but we’re still yet to see a touch-first interface emerge for the company’s Office suite, until now.<p>In what can be only described as a slightly odd move, Microsoft Research has published an …

5 Ways To Improve Your Website

As the face of your company to the world, a good website is a must-have for your business. Here’s how to make it not only attractive, but functional–for you and your audience.<p>A main-street business owner can see if consumers are entering their store or walking right by; they know what products are …

Bitcoin made simple – video animation

Websites using Paypal can start taking bitcoin, prompting speculation the cryptocurrency will surge<p>Published: 11 Sep 2014<p>US citizens will soon be able to make donations in cryptocurrencies to politicians – but not anonymously. By <b>Alex Hern</b><p>Published: 9 May 2014<p>The alternative currency has been …

This Is Generation Flux: Meet The Pioneers Of The New (And Chaotic) Frontier Of Business

The future of business is pure chaos. Here’s how you can survive–and perhaps even thrive.<p><b>DJ Patil pulls a 2-foot-long metalbar</b> from his backpack. The contraption, which he calls a “double pendulum,” is hinged in the middle, so it can fold in on itself. Another hinge on one end is attached to a …

AB testing - The Complete Guide

The Complete Guide to A/B Testing<p>What is A/B Testing?<p>A/B testing (sometimes called split testing) is comparing two versions of a web page to see …

How much does it cost to make an app? - App Cost Calculator

About Crew<p>Crew is the online marketplace for creative talent – a trusted community where you connect with acclaimed mobile and web creators that have …

The True Cost Of A WooCommerce Store The Cost To Run Is Surprising

WooCommerce A ‘Free’ Plugin<p>Right before I begin this is not a hate post against WooThemes and their fork of JigoShop. No this post serves to …

8 Must-have Cheat Sheets for Web Designers and Developers

As a web designer or developer, it’s nearly impossible to remember multiple programming languages, frameworks, and keyboard shortcuts to various …

Bluecore

Integrate with ease<p>Costly, complex technical integrations are routinely found to be the number one point of frustration for marketers. Bluecore’s …

What Clients Say Vs. What They Mean

When you see entries on sites like Clients From Hell, you wonder why anyone would enter, or stay in the creative field, or question if humankind has …

Ten Online Tools to Boost Your Marketing Strategy

When we first launched our company, we were tracking everything in Excel. We were making hundreds of calls every day, sending emails out by the …

Marketing

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10 Online Tools for Creating Infographics and Charts

Consumers today are incredibly visual. Most would rather look at an image or chart than read an entire article or report. Luckily, there are now ways …

How To Simplify Mobile App Data With Google Analytics And Tag Manager

Google Analytics is a widely known and well-respected system for gathering user data. Almost all developers have come across it, and all marketers …

Skewers of Glory

I made these addictive little wonders on my Christmas episode over the weekend, along with lots of other quick-and-easy party food. If you missed the …

24 Delicious Food Gifts That Will Make Everyone Love You

Should you want to make everyone think you're the best friend/student/cousin/co-worker in the world this holiday season, it's easy (and budget friendly): Give the gift of noms.<p>Photographs by Macey Foronda<p>Labels by Chris Ritter

Bert Greene's Potato Scallion Cakes (Fritterra)

<i>Leftover mashed potatoes get a new lease on life—and you get a morning-after Thanksgiving breakfast you'll actually want to cook (and eat).</i><p>Come Friday, you will have leftover mashed potatoes.<p>Because you know that running out is the worst thing that can happen on Thursday, second only to dropping …

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Easy Caprese Soup

This soup and open-faced sandwich combo defines easy elegance. You won’t believe how easily the two-ingredient soup, made with Make-Ahead Roma …

Crispy Kale, Brussels Sprouts, and Potato Hash

There are only few things in life that can't be made at least a bit better by topping them with a soft cooked egg. Off the top of my head I can only think of three: great novels (traditional paper <i>or</i> electronic), hair cuts, and ice cream sundaes. That's about it.<p>Things that are definitely in the …