Madi Nedved

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How to use images more effectively in annual reports

Designing an annual report is part of the bread-and-butter work for many designers. Some may see it as relatively dry, but – as the examples here …

Graphic Design

Chile Relleno Casserole

Love chile rellenos but can't be bothered with all the prep? Try this no-fry, no-fuss casserole that delivers on all the flavors and gooeyness of …

Jack and Coke Sheet Cake

A decadent but easy-to-make dessert combines two Southern classics<p>This rich chocolate cake is included in the new cookbook, <b>The Southern Sympathy Cookbook: Funeral Food with a Twist</b>. Coke helps make it moist, and a toot of Tennessee’s Jack Daniel’s sour mash whiskey helps even more.<p>Ingredients<p>For …

Is the Universe Conscious? Prominent Scientists Say Yes

For centuries, modern science has been shrinking the gap between humans and the rest of the universe, from Isaac Newton showing that one set of laws …

Following this creativity cycle could save you from burnout

There's a commonly held belief among imaginative types that creativity is like a muscle: to build up its strength, you need to exercise your …

Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work …

Lights, Huddly, Action!

New<p>Established in 2013, Huddly is a technology company focusing on high-end video communication products. Based in Oslo, Norway, and Palo Alto, CA, …

artisanal

14 fabulous tutorials to improve your logo design

Whatever the level of your experience, there’s always room for improvement when it comes to logo design. And the great news is that there are some …

Graphic Design: Awesome Variations of W Monogram

How many times can you explore the variations of a letter for a logo or symbol? Julien Perraudin has been exploring that with some awesome results. …

Infographic: Different Types Of Fonts, And The Moods Elicited By Them

<b>You’ve probably taken</b> a handful of personality quizzes that reveal the impressions you give to other people, but what about the font types you use in …

The Ultimate SEO Audit Checklist by @BrianHarnish

We've got the ultimate SEO audit checklist for you! This list provides eight auditing checkpoints to help improve your site.The post The Ultimate SEO …

SEO

50 Marketing Tools to Help Your Business Crush the Competition

With the right tools in place, marketers can move ahead of the competition with minimal effort.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Knowledge is power in today’s marketing efforts. It is crucial that businesses have the latest solutions to track, analyze and personalize …

How to Spark Creativity When You’re in a Rut

Remember your first day at work? You were excited. There were new people to meet, new skills to be learned, new processes or products to understand.<p>If you are like most people, something else was different then — you. When you weren’t sure or didn’t understand, you asked questions, persistently. …

100 Minimal Logos – Premium Template Kit

A premium template kit of 100 well designed minimal logos from DesignDistrict.<p>The creative team of DesignDistrict has packed together this set of 100 …

Slow-Cooker Sticky Thai Meatballs Recipe

The key to these slow-cooker Thai-style chicken meatballs is to understand that the sauce gets better as it slowly cooks, but the meatballs don't. To fix that, we first cook the sticky sauce, packed with aromatics like lemongrass, ginger, and chilies, then add the flavorful meatballs right at the …

Storytelling Portraits Visualize the Imagination at Work in Slovak Poems

Photographer Michal Zahornacky aimed to tell a visual story with his latest series and collaborated with a group of Slovak poets to take on this expressive venture. Although it's plainly titled <i>Poems</i>, the resulting collection of photographs is anything but simple and uninvolved. Using the power of …

Poetry

TIME Picks the Top 100 Photos of 2015

In this unranked gallery, TIME presents the top 100 photos of the yearA protester wears grass around his face to obscure<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Goran …

North America Settled by Just 70 People, Study Concludes

A new study of DNA suggests North America was originally populated by just a few dozen people who crossed a land bridge from Asia during the last Ice …

20 pro tips for design graduates

"I wish they'd told me that when I graduated!" Young designers making their way in the world have said it time and again. So we decided to ask a …

It’s Jackson Pollock’s World, We’re Just Living in It

Today, a survey of Jackson Pollock’s work arrives at the Museum of Modern Art. Covering the years 1934 to 1954, the exhibition begins with Pollock’s early experiments with primal themes and loosely figurative forms, and gloriously ends on the drip paintings that made him famous the world over—and …

Jackson Pollock

How to Make Color Photos Using Only B&W Shots

Before the introduction of color film, Many photographers experimented with ways to record color images using black and white mediums. One of the …

50 Best Adobe Photoshop Tutorials of 2015

The best <b>Photoshop tutorials</b> of 2015, beautiful collection of top Photoshop tutorials to learn from beginners to advanced techniques and improve your …

Tutorials

These 13 Google Chrome hacks will change the way you use the internet

Since it debuted in 2008, Google Chrome has quickly risen to be the most popular web browser in the world, beating out Firefox and Internet Explorer.<p>But that doesn't mean you can't make it better.<p>There are many extensions and programs that innovative developers have built to make using Chrome more …

Google

These Are the Most Spectacular Nature Photos of the Year

The winners of Royal Society Publishing’s inaugural photography competition have been announced, and they’re extraordinary.<p>These inspiring nature …

Nature

Cities from the air by night – in pictures

Leaning from helicopters, supported by a body harness, photographer Vincent Laforet took thousands of pictures of 10 cities to produce a stunning photoportrait of the modern city by night

San Francisco

18 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Great artists, writers and innovators may have "messier minds."<p>Creativity works in mysterious and often paradoxical ways. Creative thinking is a stable, defining characteristic in some personalities, but it may also change based on situation and context. Inspiration and ideas often arise seemingly …

North Korea's Interior Design Is Unlike Anything You've Seen

The country is so committed to building design that late leader Kim Jong Il wrote 340 pages about it.<p>Is it a movie set? Is it a model home? No, it's North Korea.<p>When London-based architecture critic Oliver Wainwright visited North Korea over the summer, he was stunned by the symmetry and color …

Architecture

This lovely Kickstarter project pairs kids drawings with artists across the world

The Monster Project wants to teach kids about creativity by connecting them with professional artists. The idea behind the Kickstarter campaign is to help children learn that their imaginations are something to be cherished and may even lead to a career – although some of the below drawings raise …

Drawing

6 Timeless Quotes on Creativity From Pablo Picasso

Despite his rocky beginning, Picasso, whose birthday is Oct. 25, became one of the most influential artists of the early 20th century, and has a lasting legacy that pushes our creative boundaries today.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This column originally published on</i> …

55 Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You to Believe in Yourself | Inc.com

I know a few extremely confident--not cocky, <i>confident</i>--people. (Here's how you can tell if someone is genuinely confident.) It's as if they were born that way.<p>The rest of us sometimes lack confidence--and we often lack belief in ourselves when we need it most.<p>Fortunately, self-confidence is a …

Motivation