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Using Color Psychology for Better Website Results

Perception is everything. Part of that is influenced by behavior, plus our emotion. Significant studies have shown that color effects not just what …

Web Design

The Tax Cuts That Failed

In May 2012, all eyes were on Kansas as its former governor, Republican Sam Brownback, signed into law “the nation’s most aggressive experiment in conservative economic policy,” as Russell Berman wrote in <i>The Atlantic</i>. Kansas Senate Bill HB 2117 was one of the largest income tax cuts in the state’s …

Income Tax

Typefaces Used In Some Of The World’s Most Recognized Logo Designs

Image by Emanuele Abrate and featured with permission<br>It’s inherent for designers to look at a logo and take in more than what’s shown at face value. …

Typography

Unnamed Republican congressman goes off in profane rant: 'We might as well impeach the *******'

"I say a lot of shit on TV defending him, even over this. But honestly, I wish the motherf*cker would just go away. We're going to lose the House, …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump Takes Out Paul Ryan, and ‘It’s Going to Be a Civil War’

Everything Trump touches dies, and the speaker’s legacy is no exception.<p>The news that Paul Ryan is retiring from Congress was received by grim-faced …

Donald Trump

It Was A Company With A Lot Of Promise. Then A Chinese Customer Stole Its Technology

Massachusetts-based American Superconductor seemed to be riding high in early 2011, reaping strong sales and even praise from the White House for successfully cracking the Asian import markets.<p>Then, one day that April, employees were called to a meeting where they heard some very disturbing …

Intellectual Property

The Tragedy of James Comey

James Comey is about to be ubiquitous. His book will be published next week, and parts may leak this week. Starting Sunday, he will begin an epic publicity tour, including interviews with Stephen Colbert, David Remnick, Rachel Maddow, Mike Allen, George Stephanopoulos and “The View.”<p>All of which …

Donald Trump

Horror of Being Governed by ‘Fox & Friends’

During the early days of the Obama administration, I did a few appearances on “Fox & Friends.”<p>The conversations were predictably shallow, tilted and exploitive. The hosts had a particular knack for asking the idiotic with chipper earnestness, spewing venom through simpering smiles. There was, I …

Donald Trump

The 5:3:2 Rule for Social Media

When it comes to social sharing you need to get the balance right, and that's where the 5:3:2 rule comes into play. But what is 5:3:2?<p>Social media …

Marketing

How Close Is Donald Trump to a Psychiatric Breakdown?

Last fall, prominent psychiatrists broke with the American Psychiatric Association to warn that President Trump is dangerous and mentally unstable. A …

Donald Trump

Trump's Embarrassing Bluster

The president’s undisciplined public statements and threats of violence undermine America’s global standing, and degrade the office he holds.<p>Donald Trump is an undignified lout who cannot master his own emotions enough to be anything better. The latest evidence of his unfitness for the office he …

Donald Trump

Fox News analyst quits, rips network as a “propaganda machine” in letter to colleagues

He signed off: “As our president’s favorite world leader would say, ‘Das vidanya’” — Russian for “goodbye.”<p>A Fox News analyst quit in a scathing letter that accused the network of degenerating into “a mere propaganda machine for a destructive and ethically ruinous administration.”<p>Retired Lt. Col. …

Donald Trump

What Mueller Can Do If Donald Trump Fires Him

If an early-morning presidential tweetstorm puts the special counsel out of a job, what happens to Robert Mueller next?<p>Spurred on by some combination of a mortal fear of Robert Mueller's investigation and a desire for a tidy exoneration narrative, Donald Trump spent the weekend launching his …

Donald Trump

The Nancy Pelosi Problem

The first female speaker of the House has become the most effec­tive congressional leader of modern times—and, not coinciden­tally, the most vilified.<p>Last May, <i>The</i><i>Washington Post</i>’s James Hohmann noted “an uncovered dynamic” that helped explain the GOP’s failure to repeal Obamacare. Three current …

Hillary Clinton

Letters: Why Carry a Gun?

Readers respond to David French’s essay on what critics don’t understand about gun culture.<p>What Critics Don't Understand About Gun Culture<p><i>In an essay last week on TheAtlantic.com, the writer and Iraq War veteran David French explained why he carries a gun.</i><p>David French’s article about the mentality …

Guns

What Critics Don't Understand About Gun Culture

I carry a weapon—and it’s tied me closer to my community.<p>My wife knew something was amiss when the car blocked our driveway. She was outside our house, playing with our kids on our trampoline, when a car drove slowly down our rural Tennessee street. As it reached our house, it pulled partially in …

Guns

When the Supreme Court Doesn't Care About Facts

The conservative justices seem prepared to decide Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, a case that could harm public sector unions, without so much as a factual record.<p>Midway through Monday’s oral argument in <i>Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and</i> …

U.S. Federal Courts

Marco Rubio almost let it slip to gun-violence survivors that, to save America, they have to fight something bigger than the NRA

At a town hall with survivors of gun violence on Wednesday night, Sen. Marco Rubio came close to giving up the entire key to ending corruption in Washington — to letting in on the secret the eager, hurting teenagers appealing to the nation for sense on gun violence.<p>But instead he kept his cool. He …

Guns

Fmr. Trump aide: Donald Trump "screws everyone"

On the day Bob Mueller obtained a guilty plea from a lawyer in the Russia probe, former Trump campaign aide Sam Nunberg, who was cited 19 times in …

Parkland Students to President Trump: Stay ‘Far Away’ From Us

Few imagine that the president would provide any comfort. Many fear he will make things worse.<p>PARKLAND, Florida—Two days after enduring a horrific …

Watch: Mother of slain Florida student screams at Trump live on camera -- and CNN's Brooke Baldwin falls apart

Mother Lori Alhadeff lost her daughter Alyssa Wednesday after Nikolas Cruz, a 19-year-old man, killed 17 students at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas …

The White House had to protect Rob Porter to save Donald Trump

Supporting an alleged domestic abuser is about supporting Trump.<p>White House counsel Don McGahn knew a year ago that Rob Porter’s two former wives were preparing to testify to the FBI that he had abused them. White House Chief of Staff John Kelly knew about the domestic abuse allegations as early as …

Donald Trump

I’m a law professor, and I teach my students how to destroy American democracy

In my classes on authoritarian regimes, I used to lecture my students on how modern authoritarians have abandoned the openly repressive tactics of their predecessors. Today’s authoritarians frequently come to power by democratic elections and then erode democracy through seemingly legitimate means. …

Analysis shows majority of anti-net neutrality comments came from bots | Ars Technica

Millions of comments sent to FCC through bulk system used fake e-mail addresses.<p>WASHINGTON, DC—If Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai …

Susan Collins throws shutdown shade at Ted Cruz: 'I am rendered speechless'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas told reporters on Monday he has "consistently opposed shutdowns," which later led to a response from his Republican colleague Sen. Susan Collins: "I am rendered speechless."<p>Earlier on Monday, Cruz told reporters he is not for shutting the government down, …

Republicans

Trump's America is caving, as autocrats rise

<b>(CNN) —</b> A year ago, we knew what kind of a candidate Donald Trump was, but we held out hope that his campaign-trail outrages amounted to electoral theater, to calculated tactics. We didn't know with certainty what kind of a president he would become.<p>Now we know.<p>A couple of new nonpartisan reports …

Trump Administration

The Definitive Guide to Running an SEO Website Audit

You know when you spend time and money working on your site to get it where you want it, but you’re still not seeing the traffic that you want?Or …

SEO

Donald Trump’s Crimes Will ‘Shock The World,’ Claims History Professor

A noted history professor, who has correctly predicted the winner of every presidential election since 1984, including Donald Trump’s in 2016, …

Donald Trump

Show us the girth certificate! These Donald Trump #Girther memes are everything

Someone has already offered $100,000 to anyone who can provide hard evidence that proves Trump is 6'3 and 239 pounds.

The best free SEO tools of 2018

Techradar, one of the largest technology websites in the world, is visited by millions of users each month, the majority of them coming through …