Juan C Nino

206 Flips | 6 Magazines | 196 Likes | 5 Following | 5 Followers | @juancnino | Musings about content marketing, social media & journalism. Fluent in multicultural communications. Also music, fútbol & photography.

Las faltas de Sergio Ramos, susto o muerte

<b>Cristiano Ronaldo despertó</b> en el fin de semana del primer pinchazo del Real Madrid. El destino. <b>Lopetegui se enredó en Bilbao</b> con las sustituciones. …

10 Great Ideas to Improve Your Productivity when You Work From Home

I love working from home. I love the fact that I can crawl out of bed 5 minutes before work and still be on time. It thrills me that there’s no dress …

Interaction Design

How to opt out of Yahoo Mail’s invasive data scanning

And other email providers you can try<p>Today, the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> reported Yahoo Mail is still scanning users’ emails for data to sell to advertisers. Yahoo’s owner, Oath, is reportedly in talks with advertisers to provide a service that would scan over 200 million Yahoo Mail inboxes for insights …

Yahoo Mail

Audified's MixChecker Pro lets you find out how your audience will hear your music

<b>Released in 2016,</b> <b>Audified’s MixChecker</b> <b>plugin offered a simple solution to a common problem. It could be used to emulate a range of consumer audio</b> …

Copywriting vs. Content Writing: What Is the Difference and What Should You Be Doing for your Blog?

Free-Photos / Pixabay<p>You’ve got a blog, but are you writing the right kind of posts? According to HubSpot, 53 percent of marketers say that blogging …

Modern reggae has a cultural appropriation problem

×<p>Photo via Creative Commons<p>Slightly Stoopid<p>If anyone ever wants to see me cringe while contorting myself into various states of discomfort, just play …

As Harvey Raged, Their Homes Were Swamped on Purpose. Six Months Later, They Face a Terrible Choice.

After Hurricane Harvey swamped Houston in August, the residents of one suburban area were shocked to learn that the flooding in their neighborhood wasn’t an accident. The homes in Cinco Ranch sat on land that had been designed to flood, as part of a reservoir system built by the U.S. Army Corps of …

U.S. Army

3 Essential Branding Lessons From A Rare Steve Jobs Interview

Jobs’s work with legendary designer Paul Rand taught him lessons that any designer, client, or entrepreneur should take to heart.<p>The year is 1986. Steve Jobs meets Paul Rand, the genius responsible for branding IBM, UPS, and Westinghouse. Having just been ousted from Apple, Steve asks Rand to …

Graphic Design

Music Discovery for Internet Nerds

<b>7 hacks to find hidden gems</b><p>Let me tell you how I feel about music. <b>I LOVE IT.</b> I like to say “my heartbeat has a bassline” because literally it’s what moves me. Music is my motivator, my consoler, my memory maker, and my biggest passion outside of my family, words and work. Did I mention how much I …

Music Festivals

How to cook a perfect steak using a skillet

You don't always need a grill to cook a perfect steak.<p>In the above video, Julie Van Rosendaal demonstrates to the <i>Calgary Eyeopener's</i> Angela Knight …

Cooking

The crucial difference between content marketing tactics and content marketing strategy | LinkedIn Marketing Blog

<i>Editor's Note: This post originally appeared on the LinkedIn Marketing EMEA blog.</i><p>When you’re a B2B marketer who’s spent years generating demand and …

Grass-Fed Beef Loses Its Luster

Love, they say, is as perennial as the grass. But the grass, ah, that’s not so simple; grass can be anything from wheat to bamboo. In Oregon, where I grew up, grass seed is worth over $300 million a year to the state’s economy. I used to chuckle at the fact that Oregon had a Red Fescue Commission, …

20+ Funniest Tweets About Marriage Of 2017

Marriage is a beautiful journey, a story of love that starts off with a sprint but gradually finds its rhythm into an easy jog that spans (hopefully) …

The Boy Who Would Be King

<b>Kylian Mbappe wills things into</b> existence—even a pitch in his living room, and especially where the good things are not supposed to belong, like right here at home in the suburbs of Paris. Little Kylian set up miniature goals and kicked the ball around, the French prodigy begging the under-13 …

It’s the Grim Reality of Frequent Work Travel: Health Problems

Their lives may be portrayed as glamorous. In fact, they’re often the opposite. Pity frequent business travelers.<p>Doctors at organizations including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the International Society of Travel Medicine say they are hearing of a range of health problems in …

Jet Lag

American hyper-capitalism breeds the lonely, alienated men who become mass killers

<b>(STILLFX via Shutterstock)</b><p>Despair, rage and lack of human connection among white men are key culprits in America’s mass shooting epidemic<p>Harriet Fraad • Richard D. Wolff<p>November 8, 2017 8:58am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Economically, he was one of the growing millions without …

How to Make Double Exposures in Photoshop

Double exposure photography is a genre that merges multiple photographs to create a single story. Stories told through double exposures are often …

Tutorials

Colin Kaepernick Refutes Report That He'd Stand for Anthem in NFL Return

Colin Kaepernick has indirectly refuted reports that he would stand during the national anthem if he returned to the NFL.<p>Kaepernick tweeted:<p>This came after his girlfriend, Nessa Diab, said that Kaepernick had not spoken about potentially standing during the anthem with anyone.<p>The initial report …

Why Dan Rather is wildly popular again

More than 10 years later, and at age 85, Rather has become — via his personal Facebook page, the Facebook page for his media company News and Guts, and various other ventures — a daily lifeline back to sanity for millions of people trying to navigate Trump's America. I've worked with him on all …

Journalism

How Have FC Barcelona Got It so Badly Wrong?

During the dog days of Jose Mourinho's reign as manager of Real Madrid, he used to refer to his great nemesis Barcelona as "the beautiful children of football", as per Diego Torres' book <i>Preparense a Perder</i>. It was a disparaging remark. He despised them, and what really got his goat up was that …

How Do You Tell a Good Story? Take Pixar's Free 6-Part Online Course

Humans tell stories. Many of us live interesting lives; developing a way to deliver the narrative is to our advantage. Others lead less than …

The Writer’s Process

Hmm, what’s my process? Funny, I don’t think anyone’s ever asked me that before. I don’t really have a “process,” per se, just a simple routine that I meticulously follow every day like a disciplined genius robot.<p>I usually wake up around 5 or 5:05 <i>A.M.</i>, and get out of bed immediately. I do not press …

Italian Limoncello Cheesecake Bars (20-Minute Recipe)

These Italian Limoncello cheesecake bars are so rich, creamy, and refreshing! They are one of the best spring-summer desserts that I have ever tried. …

Sean Spicer can hide in the bushes, but he can't hide from the internet mocking him

Shortly after the news leaked about FBI Director James Comey's firing yesterday, Sean Spicer did what all Press Secretaries do in times of crisis: he …

Sean Spicer

We all thought having more data was better. We were wrong.

“Little data” is not exactly a sexy, attention-grabbing topic. But is more and bigger data really better?<p><i>A version of this essay was originally published at</i> <i>Tech.pinions</i><i>, a website dedicated to informed opinions, insight and perspective on the tech industry.</i><p>For years, the mantra in the world of …

Inmortalizado en caricatura el golazo de Falcao al Manchester City

El delantero colombiano publicó en sus redes sociales un video de la animación de su tanto frente al equipo inglés, en el juego de ida de los octavos …

The Common Foods Dogs Can and Can’t Eat

Most dogs will happily chow down on human food, whether you give them a treat or they sneakily steal something off the counter. But some foods can be …

Las mejores imágenes para celebrar los 40 años de Máyer Candelo

'Pelusa' Pérez celebra con Mayer Candelo un triunfo del Deportivo Cali contra Cerro Porteño en 1999.<p>Archivo ETCE<p>Mayer Candelo solo jugó en 2001 con …

How to Use Psychology to Create High-Performing Content

Focus on what your audience is thinking, not what your competitors are doing.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When email marketing first started becoming popular in the late 1990s, it was possible to get open rates over 80 percent. When AdWords started getting traction, …

Social Media Insights | Sprout Social

Featured Article<p>How to Master Facebook Ad Targeting & Zero-In on Your Audience<p>Read More<p>Team Sprout<p>Sprout Social Named One of Glassdoor’s Best Places …