Jacob Lykke

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How to Use Google Analytics for Social Media: A Beginner’s Guide

Did you know that social media spend will increase by 71% in the next five years? And did you know that 42.3% of marketers believe that social media …

Analytics

10 awesome new web design tools for May

Summer is finally on its way, and with it comes a whole load of great new web design tools. One of the most exciting of which is Lobe, a system that …

Web Design

Removing shoes when entering the house could help people stay slim, scientists claim

Removing shoes when entering the house and swapping carpet for wooden floors could help people stay slim because it prevents environmental chemicals accumulating in the house, scientists have claimed.<p>According to new research presented at the European Society of Endocrinology in Barcelona, everyday …

Carbon Emissions

Full version of AutoDesk’s SketchBook app for iOS, Mac, Android & Windows is now FREE

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Today, the folks over at AutoDesk have announced that the full version of its SketchBook app for iOS, Android, Mac and Windows …

Learn how to make serious money on Amazon

If you're anything like me, you buy a whole lot of things from one place: Amazon.<p>Out of toilet tissue? Amazon Fresh has it. Need a refill of …

eCommerce

7 Key UX Topics that Every Manager Should Understand

The new entrant into UX in an established business often has a tough time of things. People understand what UX stands for (some of the time at …

5 Stocks Priced Under $10 That You Must Buy

Bargains can still be found in this bull market.<p>The stocks below may be cheap, but they all offer impressive value for the money and big upside …

The Best UX/UI Tools for Designers in 2018

The demand for UI/UX designers has never been higher, and it continues to grow. This is especially true for UX designers as user experience is a …

Dashboard Design User Experience Guidelines

Systems are becoming more integrated and able to relay back qualitative, and more often quantitative, data at various degrees of frequency and …

Data Visualization

This simple sleep trick will help you fall asleep in under a minute

It's quicker than counting sheep!<p>Even though we spend all day running around, sometimes the biggest task of the day is actually falling asleep at the …

Sleep

A Comprehensive Guide To UI Design

(This is a sponsored article.) With the big picture established — mapping user journeys and defining your design’s look and feel — my fifth article …

UI Design

Choose the perfect colour palette for your website

While there are many steps in creating a website, branding is one of the most important. Whether you're working for another company or simply …

Watch: 15 Graphic Design Trends For 2018

<b>Philip VanDusen,</b> founder and chief creative officer of NYC-based Verhaal Brand Design, lays bare 15 trends that graphic designers should note for …

20 Best UX Software Tools for Experienced UX Designers

To become a successful UX designer, you will require some professional software to use in your projects. This article gathers a set of useful <i>UX</i> …

Should a criminal record ban you from the sharing economy?

It’s remarkable how one moment of drunken madness can have lifelong repercussions. Almost a decade ago, a 19-year old Michaela Booth found herself in the midst of a drunken fracas in a nightclub. It was a mistake that resulted in a judge sentencing Booth to four years in prison.<p>Booth has since …

Offers | The Next Web

All stories in Offers<p>Get the tech certifications that matter most in IT with this CompTIA bundle<p>You can score yourself a boatload of CompTIA-certified credentials in some of the most in-demand tech arenas with the Complete 2018 CompTIA Certification Training Bundle ($59, an over 90 percent savings …

Free Sans Serif Typefaces That Could Make Your Projects Look More Sophisticated

Image via Marius Kempken<p><b>Sans serif fonts</b> are often favored for use in modern graphic design, thanks in part to their versatility and readability. …

Typography

Zeroqode will usher us into a codeless future

Codeless development platforms are at once a blessing and a curse. If they’re complete enough to be powerful they are too difficult for beginners and if they’re simple enough for beginners they’re useless for serious work. Zeroqode, a one-stop-shop for codeless creation, aims to make the difficult …

Forget Photoshop—Edit Your Photos With These Top Free Photo Editors

13 Free Photo Editors<p>The Best Free Photo Editors Out There<p>Updated May 03, 2018<p>These free photo editors are the best of the best and will get you just …

Buy Ripple, Tron, NEO or XLM and you could get as rich as the early Bitcoin traders

If you were lucky enough to buy Bitcoin a few years ago, you’re probably feeling pretty pleased with yourself.<p>But what if you’re skint and hoping to …

Cryptocurrency

10 Instagram Tools to Help You Build Your Following in 2018

Successful brands and influencers have used these tools in order to generate sizable Instagram audiences in no time.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What do the world's best brands and most successful influencers have in common? One comonality is a massive Instagram …

This $39 bootcamp will give you a complete UX/UI education

Just because a website or an app looks fantastic doesn’t mean users will flock to it. Having an easy-to-navigate, structurally sound site or app where important information can be found quickly and intuitively is ultimately a lot more critical to its success than flashy graphics or other visual …

Key Graphic Design Trends That Designers Should Look Out For In 2018

Images via Shutterstock<p><b>Out with the old, in with the new</b>—here comes the annual lookout summarizing upcoming graphic design trends that creatives …

7 strategies for getting video marketing right in 2018

Ah, virtual reality. After decades of science fiction movies and bold predictions, it appears that VR is finally on the cusp of seeing widespread adoption across the planet. From a marketing standpoint, the one factor that sets this format apart from everything else is it completely eliminates …

Virtual Reality

This 1 Thing Will Make You More Focused in Meetings | Inc.com

I'll admit it. My handwriting is atrocious. My hand aches just thinking about having to write something down on paper.<p>No matter how many times we tell our coworkers "I'm just taking notes" on your phone or your computer, they suspect you're really checking your ex's Facebook status or Donald …

Customer Service

Bank – Modern, Layered Display Typeface

Bank, a modern, layered display typeface in two styles.Designed and published by Rian Magee of Twinbrush Image Forge, Bank is an amazing typeface …

The best Chrome extensions to boost your productivity right now

Thanks to the emergence of Web-based tools and services, most of us work primarily in the browser these days, and that means it’s our main productivity center.<p>Google Chrome is far and away the most popular browser around and it supports a huge number of extensions, which are essentially plugins …

Productivity

4 Simple Steps to Creating an Effective Content Marketing Strategy

Step one is knowing your audience.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you do content marketing, I’d be willing to bet you don’t have a documented content marketing strategy. The bad part is, your lack of a strategy is probably hurting your content marketing more than you …

IKEA hacks to try soon

IKEA opened its new store in Dartmouth to much fanfare this week — and you just know some Islanders are making the trip to the giant Swedish …

How to improve iPhone battery life with iOS 11

Hooray, a new iOS update is here! Oh no, my old iPhone is ripping through battery life! Here's how to extend your phone's running time with iOS 11.