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The Guide to Twitter Advertising for Recruiters

Twitter is a useful channel for recruiters, employers and talent to interact on an informal and real-time basis. Plenty of large companies tweet job …

Social Media

These 1913 Autochrome Portraits Are From the Early Days of Color Photography

Mervyn O’Gorman was an English engineer whose artistic interests turned him into one of the early pioneers of color photography. Using the Autochrome …

The Most Creative Hashtags on Instagram

Even though sometimes hashtags are used to get more followers, they also allow you to become a part of the creative dynamics which express a certain photographic style and is not about getting more likes but generating a gallery of high quality images.<p>Instagram is a tool which allows you to …

7 Ways to Make a Landing Page that Lands the Customer

The design of a landing page can have a large effect on its effectiveness.<p>Creating an ad that gets a callous, modern internet user to click can be a challenge, but it's only half the battle. Once a customer arrives on a site, the landing page has a few minutes to convince the consumer to buy the …

The real water babies: Photographer captures incredible images of tiny tots as they take their very first underwater plunge

Photographer Seth Casteel's unique pictures of dogs swimming underwater managed to captivate an international audience, but now he has a new subject: …

Parenting

11 Most Actionable Takeaways from Social Media Marketing World 2015

Social media marketers from around the globe recently descended on San Diego, Calif. for the annual social media extravaganza known as Social Media …

14 Free Pure CSS UI Kits

Pure CSS UI kits, or user interface kits, help web designers like me to design fast loading, modern looking websites and apps without much effort or …

These Are Photos from an Official Police Department Instagram Account

Need a laugh? Check out the official Instagram account of the Reykjavík metropolitan police (Reykjavík is the largest and capital city of Iceland). …

30 Vivid Dashboard UI Designs for Your Inspiration

We live in a world of data of different types. While mining the data a person might face with lots of troubles. The biggest one is poorly designed, …

10 Characteristics Of A Bad User Experience

Do you know what’s the difference between the biggest and the most profitable companies in the world and the ones that belong to the same domain and …

The Top UX Predictions for 2015

<b>As we mentioned last week when we gave you the top UX trends of 2014, it's been a big year for experience design.</b> 2015 shows all signs of being an …

More Details on the Upcoming Canon 4K Camera

Late last month, at a press event in China, Canon showed off a glimpse of the 4K camera it’s planning to launch in the near future. At the time the …

10 tips on prototyping UIs with Sketch

Since it was purpose-built for web and mobile design, it’s no surprise that Sketch is one of the fastest and most versatile tools for designing …

Comparing Eight 200mm Lenses Yields Interesting Results

If you are an action, wedding, portraiture or a nature photographer you probably have (or want) a 200mm lens, either at fixed focal length or one …

Cameras

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Street Art That Only Appears When It Rains

Now this is a fun idea we can get behind! Instead of sulking because it's raining outside, why not discover some hidden street art? Seattle, a city that's known for its rain, is now the place where you can find this rain-activated art, or what creator Peregrine Church calls “rainworks.” Using …

Street Art

7 Products Launched On Kickstarter That Prove You Can Access Just About Anything With Your Phone

From personal drones, to smart coffee-brewing machines, to data-focused sleep tracking systems, Kickstarter helps to fund creative, tech-savvy products that are changing the world every day.<p>Since launching in 2009, the crowdsourcing platform has persuaded 8.1 million people to pledge more than $1.6 …

Everyday Reminds You To Take A Selfie Daily

Everyday for iPhone is a simple app: it reminds you to take a selfie every day at the same time, then can merge each picture into a video so you’re able to see how you change over time.<p>All you need to do is take your first selfie. You’ll be asked to pose with a few guides superimposed over your …

Time-lapse Photography

Photo of Weasel Riding on a Woodpecker Spawns Hilarious Photoshop Meme

Chances are, you might've already seen this incredible photograph by Martin LeMay. It's the unforgettable sight of a weasel clinging to the back of a woodpecker in midair. LeMay and his wife encountered the two creatures while walking in a park in London. Although the weasel was trying to attack …

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How social proof can help your website

Social Proof is the 'new marketing', the art of creating positive influence around your brand using our natural reliance on others for cues that …

How to test the usability of prototypes like a pro

Usability isn’t something you just can cook up in any one phase of design, but must be developed and refined throughout the entire process. If you …

UX Design

Pinterest kills affiliate links, making monetization difficult for bloggers

Pinterest has begun removing affiliate links, redirects and trackers on pins from today, reports VentureBeat.<p>The move won’t visibly affect users’ posts on the social network, but the tracking links will be stripped. This means that bloggers who previously earned a percentage of sales when shoppers …

Social Media

Lenses That Could Work With the Canon 5Ds 50MP Sensor

With the very recent announcement of the Canon 5Ds and Canon 5Ds R, the industry has taken a huge step forward. A camera with a sensor that can shoot …

Cameras

Influencer Marketing 2.0: How to Leverage Social Influence to Drive Real-World Actions

Influencer marketing has evolved tremendously in a short timeframe. Here's what you need to know before you get started.<p><i>Alex Frias is founder of talent social, a social matching agency that connects brands with lifestyle social influencers to create and amplify content, and co-founder and president</i> …

Social Media Newsfeed: Super Bowl Social Ads | Why CEOs Should Tweet

[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]<p>Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email.<p><b>Lowe’s Releases the First Instagram Video</b> …

An Idiot’s Guide to Building Relationships with Customers Using Social Media

The success of an ecommerce site does not end with converting visitors into customers. In fact, making a sale is just the beginning.You want to keep …

Social Media

Skoty – Responsive Multipurpose Blogging Theme

Skoty is a responsive and multipurpose blogging theme for WordPress.<p>Developed with care and an eye for modern and sleek design, responsive and Retina …

58 signs of a good user interface - WBD

A good user interface and high conversion it simple to use. That is, it is good for business, and for the people using it. Here is a list of ideas …

UX Design