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The 7 Things You Must Know about the Psychology of Calls to Action by @devesh

Want to create a click-worthy call to action? Use some basic psychology to create more compelling calls to action.The post The 7 Things You Must Know …

Top 25 Art Blogs to Jump Start Your Creativity

Working in a creative field and looking for a little inspiration? Or just love art and looking to see what's trending? In addition to My Modern Met, there are tons of websites that can help you get over the creative hump and keep you abreast of what's happening in the art world.<p>Whether you want to …

Japanese Food Artist Shows How to Create the Cute Character Bento Boxes She Makes For Her Kids

Great Big Story goes behind the scenes with Japanese mother and food artist Tomomi Maruo to find out more about how she has been teaching others to …

Zucchini Noodles with Avocado Pesto & Shrimp Recipe

By: naumom57<p>This is absolutely delicious. I used pine nuts instead of pistachios in the pesto.. Even better for luncth the next day.<p>By: Rox<p>Wonderful! …

Why Relationships Scare Us

“Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know that we cannot live within.” — James Arthur Baldwin<p>The pursuit of love is a great …

How to Get Actionable Data from Google Analytics in 10 Minutes

It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of Google Analytics.There aren’t many free, intuitive programs that give you the kind of super-valuable …

Web Development Top 10 for the Past Year (v.2017)

<b>For the past year</b>, we’ve ranked nearly 13,500 Web Development articles to pick the Top 10 stories (0.074% chance) that can help you prepare your web …

Amazon Web Services

15 Marketing Tools To Check Out in 2017

Brands are facing more competition than ever. They need help, and these tools provide it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Brands working to communicate with consumers are facing more competition than ever: On a daily basis, people are bombarded with marketing messages, …

How to Invite People Over More Often (and Be a Better Host When They Arrive)

National Geographic Infographics, A Pictorial History of the Magazine’s Pioneering Illustrations

International publisher Taschen has announced the release of <i>National Geographic Infographics</i>, a stunning pictorial history of the magazines’s …

Digital Marketing Handbook: A Guide to Search Engine Optimization, Pay per Click Marketing, Email Marketing, Content Marketing, Social Media Marketing

Having a strong digital presence is crucial for every business today! The Digital Marketing Handbook is an easy to follow, step-by-step guide to …

Why This Group of Brands Should Pay Attention to McDonald’s Roll Out of Pokemon Go Ads

Pokemon Go's first sponsored locations reportedly went live today in Japan, offering retailers the chance to create "gyms," which let players battle …

Peyton Manning’s handwritten letters to his fellow players left an indelible mark

The letter came in the mail, and London Fletcher separated it from the pile and carried it into his home office.<p>The stationery was distinctive, the name on the return address unmistakable: Peyton Manning. Fletcher, the undersized but overachieving Washington Redskins linebacker, had — after 16 NFL …

NFL

Must-Know Techniques for HTML5 Responsive Design

Learn the secrets of building HTML5 apps for any and all screen sizes. Discover this handy, introductory guide to the DNA of responsive web design.

20 Annual Report Designs that Crush the Stereotype

The usual company annual report is a word-filled extravaganza of jargon, terms, figures and text. If beautiful report designs were the norm, maybe …

The CIA's Mysterious Kryptos Sculpture, Unsolved for 25 Years, Gets a New Clue

<i>(Photo Credit: Jim Sanborn)</i><p>The cipher for Kryptos, the mysterious sculpture sitting outside CIA headquarters in Langley, Va., has eluded code crackers since it was erected in 1989. Three of the four sections to the puzzle have been solved, but the fourth still has people scratching their heads 25 …

Art

Pulitzer Winning Photographer David Turnley’s Advice to a Class of Photojournalism Students

I had a wonderful opportunity today in that I got to enjoy the company of Pulitzer Prize-winner photojournalist David Turnley in the setting of my …

Best Money Tips: How to Socialize With Confidence

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on gaining confidence when you socialize, money mistakes almost …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Real Life Diet<p>Jokes. Music. Chicken breast.<p>By Luke Darby2 days agoView More<p>Dating<p>Polyamory is so 2017.<p>By Sophie Saint Thomas20 hours agoView …

The Fastest Way to Make Fitness Progress

And no, I’m not talking about exercising nonstop for the next week.<p>You know you can put more weight on the bar or do more reps, but there’s a third way to improve your fitness: by completing your workout faster. It's a metric called density, and it amounts to being able to do more work in less …

Exercise

A Book Optical Illusion

Good day to everyone! Hope you all are enjoying a nice steaming cup of coffee on this chilly fall morning. For those of you that work please be …

The Pros and Cons of Every Type of Tile Flooring

Source: iStock<p>While hardwood floors have certainly come of age these past few years, tile flooring is still the most popular flooring option. With …

Home Improvement

This guy's quest to track every shot in the NBA changed basketball forever

As a kid, Kirk Goldsberry was a rabid basketball fan. But this was the 1980s, and living near Penn State meant his house wasn't quite close enough to Philadelphia to get 76ers games on TV.<p>And so, casting about for a team, he latched on to Dominique Wilkins and the Atlanta Hawks.<p>They were 750 miles …