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Ikea’s hackable ‘open platform' furniture will go on sale early next year

The furniture is designed to be easily adapted to customers’ needs<p>Ikea has long been a target for furniture hackers, with customers finding new ways to repurpose items sold by the firm. Turn some shelves into a radiator cover? No problem. Make a toolbox on wheels out of a chest of drawers? Simple. …

Social Listening in 2017: The Next Frontier in Social Media

Today, the customer journey is no longer happening merely on your e-commerce website or in your physical store. Rather, it is largely made up of …

16 UX/UI Instagram accounts you must follow

With hundreds of millions of monthly active users, Instagram is a fantastic visual platform for designers. The Facebook-owned social network lets you …

UX Design

After Spending Millions, Here are the Top 7 Lessons from a Facebook Ad Agency

Get smart before you run a Facebook ad campaign. Every setting in your ad set up counts.<p>The web is overflowing with how-to guides on running a Facebook ad campaign.<p>If you're running an ad campaign yourself, it might be useful for you to get a sneak peak from inside an ad agency. AdvertiseMint …

How Understanding UX Benefits Digital Businesses

In order to stay competitive in the rapidly evolving online world, businesses need to adopt new technologies and methodologies swiftly. One such …

30 Useful User Experience (UX) Tools

With the growing access to online services, websites and web applications have developed to become increasingly complex. If you are reading this …

13 apps for your iPhone that are better than the ones Apple made

Thankfully, though, the App Store is overflowing with alternative apps, many of which are better than Apple's.<p>Whether you're looking to organize your photos, get work done, or get around town, we've scoured the App Store for the best apps that are better than the default ones on your iPhone.

Apps

3 Quick Tips For Creating A Personal Brand

You’re talented, you have great ideas and you’re hard working, but you’re often unrecognized, misunderstood and taken for granted.<p>Whether it’s in …

Self-help

Beauty Box Subscription for Women

Get a monthly box of personalized makeup, haircare and skincare samples delivered right to your door. Stock up on your favorite beauty brands and …

Beauty

Apple’s award-winning ‘Shot on iPhone’ ads are a ‘game-changer’

Apple’s crowdsourced “Shot on iPhone” ad campaign’s not just a hit with customers — it’s raking in plaudits from the pros as well.<p>The iPhone campaign and its accompanying “World Gallery” picked up the top prize at the Outdoor Lions competition at Cannes, with jury president Juan Carlos Ortiz …

Apple Store

“Zombie” Apps On The Rise – 83% Of Apps Not On Top Lists, Up From 74% Last Year

With the app economy showing no sign of slowing, the iOS App Store, too, continues to grow, and has now reached over 1.42 million apps, according to a new report out this morning from app analytics firm adjust. One interesting metric the report uncovered is just how many of the apps are effectively …

Master Content Marketing with These Tips from Our Community - Small Business Trends

Content marketing has become a major part of many marketing strategies, and for good reason. The concept is one that can adapt to so many different …

Baby, We Won’t Drive Our Cars: The Future Of Automotive Transportation

Phil Carter Contributor<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Mobile Commerce In 2015<br>• The Most Important M’s In M-Commerce<p>Earlier this summer, Trinity had the pleasure of hosting a Transportation Tech dinner with some of the brightest minds in the space, including Uber’s lead data scientist, Lyft’s leader …

Startups

3 things that will change user experience design in 2015

If 2014 was dubbed the “year of the customer” then 2015 is surely the “year of experience.” Here are three key trends that will reshape the corporate …

8 Mobile Apps that Will Make You Love Your Next Layover

Prayitno / Flickr<p>Flight delays are impossible to avoid and even more frustrating to deal with. But there are a few smartphone apps that will make your next delay less of a headache. Whether you want to find the nearest airport lounge or yoga room, or just need help getting rebooked, you'll find …

4 Secrets To Acing A Business Pitch

Nothing ruins a Saturday morning sleep-in like the deafening drone of a leaf blower or the ear-splitting wail of a car alarm. Thankfully, <b></b>you’ve invented a clever little device that attaches to the inside of a window and reduces outside noises to a whisper. You created a prototype, and a focus group …

Entrepreneurship

Why Corporations will never innovate like Startups

<b>by</b> <b>Yann Girard</b> <b>(author of</b> <b>Confessions of an Entrepreneur</b><b>)</b><p>Lean Startup is everywhere. Everybody is talking about “innovating like a startup”. It’s been …

15 Business Books Every Aspiring Entrepreneur Should Read

7 Digital Marketing Solutions for Every Startup’s Needs

<i>Daniel Reed is the Digital Marketing Manager for Sinch. This post originally appeared on the Mention blog.</i><p>It’s tough being a startup — budgets, growth, and hustling everyday to make that change that you dream about.<p>As the Digital Marketing Manager, it’s my job to get Sinch — a cloud based …

This Is the Simplest Company Logo Generator You'll Ever Use

If you’re somewhat lacking in design skills but really need a logo and a name to get your business up and running, there are a few tools out there that can help you. Last week, we brought you a surprisingly useful business name generator and this time around we’re looking at Withoomph’s logo …

In Brazil, Knorr is turning old family recipes into beautiful infographic posters

Food brand Knorr has launched its Receitas de Familia scheme, which lets anyone snap a handwritten recipe to have it turned into a typographic …

15 Free Online Resources That Will Make You Smarter

Learning the new skills necessary to start a new business can be expensive, but fortunately the initiative for free, high-quality, educational resources online has only continued to grow in the past few years.<p>Below are some of the resources available to learn more about marketing, entrepreneurship, …

Small Business

A 24-Year-Old Transport Engineer Is About To Free Her City From Car Ownership

Now, they're set to rub their transportation superiority in our faces.<p>Finland's capital, Helsinki, is about to launch a program that could virtually eliminate car ownership and give its residents the ability to plot an on-demand commute from their phones.<p>It's mostly the vision of Sonja Heikkilä, a …

Lyft Seeking New Mega-Funding to Battle Uber

One problem: It would be a very big round, and Uber has tied up many of the potential investors.<p>Lyft this week set out to raise a new round of funding to help it catch up to the massive war chest raised by its rival Uber, sources said.<p>The ride-hailing company — which was last valued at $850 million …

L.A. to require all taxis to use 'Uber-like' mobile apps by summer

All taxicab drivers in Los Angeles will be required to use mobile apps similar to Uber and Lyft by this summer, according to a measure passed by the Los Angeles Taxicab Commission this week.<p>The order, passed on a 5-0 vote, requires every driver and cab to sign onto a city-certified "e-hail" app by …

The First 21 Apps To Download For Your New iPhone 6

Every iPhone 6 comes with Apple's new iOS 8 mobile operating system pre-installed, which is capable of some great features like app extensions, widgets, and better-than-ever graphics.<p>We've collected the best apps to get your iPhone 6 ready for action.

Apps

The Case Against Paying Designers By The Hour

Creativity doesn’t start when you punch a clock. Here’s a better way to charge for design work.<p>Someone, somewhere, at some time decided that the value of design directly correlates to the time spent solving a client’s problem. Today, most design firms use an hourly rate to determine creative …

Get To Where The Puck Is Going

Anyone who has talked to me recently has probably endured an enthusiastic pitch about where I think Digital Transformation is headed, and I'm more …

4 Lean Strategies You Can Use To Innovate Your Life

Did you know we can use the same Lean Startup principles for innovating products and businesses in our personal lives?<p>Wouldn’t it be great if we could extract the strategies that go into developing the world’s greatest technological advances and use them for our own personal development?<p>The most …

Running a Lean Digital Marketing Agency

About the Blog<p>The Marketing Agency Insider blog serves up a mix of original and curated content, industry news, interviews, case studies and more on …

Project Management