Miguel Kudry

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Marketing - Articles & Infographics

Archive for ‘Marketing’<p>You’ve probably heard the benefits of guest posting so many times you could rattle them off right now. Guest posting can bring …

60 Astonishing Flat Icons For Free

Crafted with great attention to detail, today’s icon set is extremely easy to use and will most probably be the next ultimate resource for any of …

5 Design Principles To Instantly Boost The Conversion Rate Of Your Website

This post was updated on 14/10/2016. Please give it a read for fresh insights, new research, and examples.<p>“Can you change the color of that …

30 Beautiful Typefaces Released Last Month

Designing a typeface is a wildly difficult process, and to actually come out at the end with something attractive takes an extreme amount of skill and patience.<p>Type design may not be for everyone, but typography is, and nearly every designer works with it daily. This is why Type Release creator …

5 Reasons Email Marketing Crushes Social Media Marketing for B2B

I know—how dare I have the audacity to hate on social media? It’s the way of the future! It will solve world hunger. It will have your babies.<p>And …

Social Media

Your Tutor Is One Call Away

At 14 years old, Miguel Kudry (pictured right) started building apps. Now at age 20, he’s launched his second company, Help Hub, a new social …

Typographic Design Patterns And Current Practices (2013 Edition)

Now, three years later, <b>we’ve reviewed the original study and explored how Web typography has changed</b> over these years. We spent countless hours …

Can microscholarships help fix financial aid? Raise Labs tries new model

As student debt levels reach new highs – the total outstanding debt just topped $1 trillion – it’s hard to argue that the current model of financial …

Student Entrepreneurship Is Humming At Elite Universities

“I am young, have time and am willing to take the risk. We want to innovate and deliver awesome engineering products.” This is Timothy Lee, a mechanical engineering major at UC Berkeley, singing the gospel of Silicon Valley. He’s an engineering project manager at VIRES Engineering , a thriving tech …

Drone Startup Airware Lands $10.7 Million Series A Led By Andreessen Horowitz

Drones cannot yet be flown commercially in the U.S., but that hasn’t stopped entrepreneurs from moving into the sector.<p>Drone startup Airware has raised $10.7 million in Series A financing led by Andreessen Horowitz with participation from Google Ventures. Chris Dixon of Andreessen Horowitz is …

How Much Has The Web Really Changed?

Screen Sizes<p>In the 1990s, the Web was 640 pixels wide. In the early 2000s, it grew to 800 pixels. A few years later, we decided it should be 1024 …

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If Landing Pages Were People - 3 Nasty Habits That Drive Prospects Away

Landing pages and people are not as different as you might think. That’s because landing pages are written by people. Sounds obvious now I mention …

How Colors Affect Conversions - Infographic

Color has a powerful psychological influence on the human brain. Learn how others have harnessed it and how you can do the same.<p>Click on the …

Does Website Design Impact The Bottom Line?

Companies invest thousands of dollars when they want to redesign their website, hoping that a more attractive design will lead to more revenue. But …

Sketching for user interfaces

It’s happened again. You’ve decided to make something, but you’re not sure what exactly it should look like yet. You pull out your favourite tool for …

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The Surest Way To Build A Billion-Dollar Internet Company

<i>Written by James Slavet, a partner at venture capital firm</i> <i>Greylock</i><i>. His current investments include Coupons.com, One Kings Lane and Redfin. You can follow him on Twitter</i> <i>@jslavet</i><i>.</i><p>As a venture capital investor, I’m focused on identifying and backing high potential consumer technology startups. It’s …

Essential tools for every web designer

Every web designer requires the right tools to do their job. To create well crafted original designs you certainly need to be inspired to do …

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Creating Wireframes And Prototypes With InDesign

Wireframing<p><b>Creation</b><br>Create original artwork in a flexible and robust environment, where any shape or style of object imaginable can be created</b> …

Bitcoin infographic

How a Bitcoin transaction works<p>Bob, an online merchant, decides to begin accepting bitcoins as payment.<br>Alice, a buyer, has bitcoins and wants to …

When Simplicity Is the Solution

From tax forms to medicine bottles to store shelves, we are facing a crisis of complexity. But there's a way out.<p>At the beginning of "Walden," Henry David Thoreau makes a concise case against the complexity of modern life. "Our life is frittered away by detail. An honest man has hardly need to …

Henry David Thoreau

SeeVine, A Third-Party Site for Browsing Vines Online

SeeVine is an unofficial browser-based alternative for Twitter’s Vine iOS app. Similar to Vinepeek, SeeVine displays recent Vines, but also allows …

iOS Apps

Stipple Builds Out System to Help Publishers Profit from Tagged Web Images

Between 30 and 40 percent of all files on the Web are images, and even pages dominated by text usually have a few photos. Yet most of these photos …

This Entrepreneur Wants Google Glass To Improve Your Health

Today, I spent most of my day at the Big Kansas City, a conference focusing on entrepreneurship in the Midwest area. As it happened, there was something else interesting that happened today: Project Glass started sending out tweets to the new members of its Glass Explorers program – those persons …

At Age 25 Mark Cuban Learned Lessons About Leadership That Changed His Life

At age 24, I left Indiana and hit the road in my 1977 Fiat X19. I was on my way to Dallas. The car had a hole in the floorboard. It needed oil every 60 miles. Some college buddies of mine had told me to come to Dallas–that the weather was great, that there were jobs and that the women were amazing. …

Disruption Vs. Innovation: What's The Difference?

People are sometimes confused about the difference between innovation and disruption. It’s not exactly black and white, but there are real distinctions, and it’s not just splitting hairs. Think of it this way: Disruptors are innovators, but not all innovators are disruptors — in the same way that a …