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Want Your Instagram Photos To Get Attention? Use The Color Blue

Here are a few things you should keep in mind when posting pictures to Instagram to get the most likes:<p>Images with blue as a dominant color perform 24% better than those with high concentrations of red and oranges. Think #sky #bluebells #superman.<br>• Bright images perform 24% better than dark images. …

The Art of Mark Making

I am afraid that too often we treat paintings and drawings as end products only, with little thought about the actual process. I would like to …

12 Grooming Rules For The Office All Working Women Should Know

It's pretty much common sense not to wear belly-baring tops or short shorts to the office. But the rules of workplace grooming, from self-tanner and concealer to nail art and shaving, are a little tougher to decipher.<p>So we bravely suspended all our pre-conceived notions about what's appropriate in …

20 of the Best Ways to Buy Ebooks, Digital Comics and Etextbooks

It’s only fitting that numerous ebookstore services emerge for us to read on all the different devices we have. With the increase in ebook adoption, a new batch of services has also arrived with unique business models for reading. Now you can subscribe to Netflix-style unlimited reading plans, pay …

30 Super Efficient Ways to Pack Your Stuff

Whether you’re prepping for a weekend getaway, a month-long honey moon, or for your first year of college, you want to make the most of what you pack. Not just seeing how much you can jam in your suitcase, but having your clothes, shoes, toiletries, and more arrive at your destination as easy to …

15 Ways To Make Raw Vegetables Taste Amazing

Oh yes, it CAN be done.<p>Food52 is a community for people who love food and cooking. Follow it at Food52.com and on Twitter @Food52. And check out its new shop, Provisions.

Advent of Google means we must rethink our approach to education

Would a person with good handwriting, spelling and grammar and instant recall of multiplication tables be considered a better candidate for a job …

How to Find Fulfilling Work

<i>“If one wanted to crush and destroy a man entirely, to mete out to him the most terrible punishment,”</i> wrote Dostoevsky, <i>“all one would have to do would be to make him do work that was completely and utterly devoid of usefulness and meaning.”</i> Indeed, the quest to avoid work and make a living of doing …

Healthy Relationships Are Less About Degree Of Closeness Than About 'Closeness Discrepancy'

A close romantic relationship is generally believed to be better than a distant one. According to a new study, "Closeness Discrepancies in Romantic Relationships," however, the degree of closeness in a relationship does not necessarily translate into how happy a person is, both in the relationship …

Do you feel embarrassed about wanting a relationship?

Hannah in "Girls" wants experiences, not relationships<p>Maybe it’s because I did my 20s in North Carolina rather than New York or something, but this …

12 Relationship Truths We Often Forget

• <b>All successful relationships require some work.</b> – They don’t just happen, or maintain themselves. They exist and thrive when the parties involved …

What's Your Deal Breaker in a Relationship?

Shares 72<p>Don’t like ads? Become a supporter and enjoy The Good Men Project ad free<p><i>What qualities in men are “deal breakers” for women considering a</i> …

Ways to improve your relationship

Getty Images<p><b>1. Get your adrenaline pumping</b> <br>Adrenaline is like an aphrodisiac in relationships, especially when you’ve been together for years. It’s …

How to Tell If You're (Really) Ready for a Relationship

These expert tips will help you determine whether you're ready to commit<p>Think you’re ready for a relationship? Now is the time to check in with …

How to Communicate Your Needs in a Relationship | The Art of Manliness

As we’ve discussed before, many men these days have trouble being assertive. One of the things these “Nice Guys” struggle with is communicating their …

20 Summer Side Dishes

Whether you're cooking for a potluck BBQ or a weeknight dinner at home, these summer side dishes are sure to please.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Summer Side Dishes

Play this: 'Save the Date,' a dating sim like no other

Paper Dino Software's <i>Save the Date</i> is a rather unique game. You play as an unnamed character who is tasked with arranging a date with the object of your affections, Felicia. It plays out as series of multiple-choice questions, but after spending some time with the game, you'll discover that the …

13 Underdog Songs That Could Be Your New Summer Jam

Not every perfect summer song will be on the radio constantly, but that's no reason to miss out.

Mobile phones for children: a buyer's guide

It's the moment many parents dread – the point at which their child's requests for a mobile phone can no longer be ignored. In the past it used to be …

Best Phones for 2018

It has one ace up its sleeve to top the fully equipped Galaxy S9.<p>The mostly excellent Galaxy S9's new features aren't quite as good as we'd like, but …

How To Clean Your Kitchen (and Keep It Clean) in 20 Minutes a Day for 30 Days

The kitchen is the heart and center of the home, but it gets dirty fast. (Cleaning up is the downside to cooking at home!) If neglected, aside from …

Vegan Pesto: Yes, You Can

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog</i> <i>Choosing Raw</i> <i>shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: Yes, you can make vegan pesto. Just grab yourself some nutritional yeast, and you'll be a believer.</i><p>In my home, the advent of summer is always marked by an abundance of …

17 Hybrid Desserts That Will Blow Your Mind

Dominique Ansel has blessed us with the Cronut, a croissant-doughnut crossbreed. If such a wonderful thing exists, what other hybrid pastry possibilities are there?

How to hire good people instead of nice people

Usually, employers rapidly scan the resume of each job applicant looking for relevant education, skills, and work experience. They select 10 candidates for telephone calls, invite three in for interviews, and hire the one they <i>like</i> the best.<p>This is a bad way to hire because at best it gets you <i>nice</i> …

Employment

7 Beginner Tips For Sharper Photos

Scott Kelby, the author of many digital photography books says, <i>“If your photos aren’t sharp then the rest doesn’t matter.”</i> Key to any image is its …

The Tiny Tack House – a wooden mobile home built on a trailer

You know how sometimes when you go on a vacation you want to take lots of things with you to be sure you’ll be comfortable and you’ll have everything …

Living Rooms