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Easy Author Blogging:10 tips for a Successful Author Blog

<i>The Author Blog: Easy Blogging for Busy Authors is here!</i><p><b>by Anne R. Allen</b><p>I’ve made some spectacular blunders in my blogging career. But since we learn …

Writing

6 Marketing Trends To Consider In Your Budget Planning For 2018

Ah, the greatest time of year: The leaves have been changing colors, Starbucks is rolling out all its highly anticipated fall and winter drinks, your …

Trends

Prepare Your Content Marketing Strategy For A Holly, Jolly Holiday Season

Content marketing is a tricky business. On one hand the concept itself pretty much remains the same: Drip email campaigns and blogging are just as …

The Soot House: Conjuring the Ghosts of Old New England on Spruce Head in Maine

Sculptor turned builder Anthony Esteves‘s work is haunted by the dark side of old New England. “The homes of the 1600s have a ghostly quality,” he …

5 Types of Content That Naturally Attract Links: Insights From 628 Advanced SEOs

Practically everyone understands the importance of “doing content marketing,” but many – even those with documented content marketing strategies – …

Email marketing forecast for the coming year

Will email ever die?<p>With apologies to the many inbox haters, probably not anytime soon. In terms of internal communication, email still reigns …

Marketing

Traditional Vietnamese Food: 15 Dishes to Try in Vietnam

There are so many things to be excited about when traveling to Vietnam, but one of the things we were really looking forward to was trying Vietnamese …

Remodeling 101: The Difference Between Carrara, Calacatta, and Statuary Marble

A marble countertop makes a statement. This quarried stone, one of the more expensive materials you can use, sends a message of luxury and style. But …

13 Spa Water Recipes to Keep You Refreshed

We all know that we should be drinking more water every day. In fact, some of us (raising my hand), need to be drinking <i>a lot</i> more water every day. …

Watch Elon Musk’s TED talk on his grand tunnel plan, self-driving cars and more

Elon Musk, the CEO of at least three companies that we know of, was onstage at the 2017 TED conference in Vancouver last Friday, mostly blowing minds with a demonstration video for his vision of how a network of underground tunnels might ease traffic concerns. Musk talks about The Boring Company in …

21 Secret Facts About Successful Online Businesses That Nobody Understands

There are a lot of misconceptions about what it takes to run a successful online business. I find that even experienced business owners often underestimate the time, energy and skill it takes to really succeed online.<p>This post will look at 21 “secret” facts that set successful online businesses …

Online Life

The Ancient Church of Vilanova de la Barca

The Ancient Church of Vilanova de la Barca (Lleida, Spain) is a 13th century Gothic building that was partially demolished in 1936 as a result of the bombings during the Spanish Civil War. Since then, the church had been in a general state of ruin, preserving just its apse, some fragments of the …

The Number One Way To Get Google's Attention

There are still many businesses that do not have a blog, or some form of editable article format that can be referenced to in their marketing.<p><b>THIS IS</b> …

Still Don't Believe In Influencer Marketing? Amazon Just Showed Us The Future

Content, content, buy here.<p>Many people don't know that behind Amazon's brilliant marketplace is an army of affiliate links from websites all over the world. It is a key pillar in how they drive traffic and sales.<p>If you don't know what an affiliate link is, it's a link that tracks where the traffic …

Form – Free Font for Download

Form, a free font designed by Wassim Awadallah.Wassim Awadallah, a Beirut, Lebanon based graphic designer has created the Form typeface, a free font …

Alan wants to turn health insurance into software-as-a-service

Ok, my headline is a bit provocative, but it’s kind of true. French startup Alan is launching today a brand new full-stack health insurance company in France. Compared to existing products, Alan wants to make the experience much sleeker. Here’s how it works.<p>The company just raised $13 million (€12 …

Experience the "Brutal Faith" of Gottfried Böhm's Pilgrimage Church in Neviges

<i>This exclusive photo essay by Laurian Ghinitoiu was originally commissioned for the fifth issue of</i> LOBBY<i>. Available later this month, the latest</i> …

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Small but beautiful: a home you'll die for

South Africans can learn a thing or two from Japanese architecture with its less is more approach, its minimalist precision and its sleek …

Bó Burger and Fries Branding

Working on a brand identity is always a good challenge, it's not for nothing that most of us has multiple different practices to understand more the …

喬丹鞋背後神秘台廠

這家藏身在雲林斗六鄉間的企業,它的員工平均年薪110萬,全公司都5點下班,如果要加班,得事先跟公司總裁申請。工廠都設有幼稚園,員工都有免費午餐。 這家公司是豐泰企業,也是台灣製鞋股王。如今,它是掌握 ...詳全文

Tokyobike + New Balance C-Series Collection

Established in 2012 to develop new concepts and designs inspired by various lifestyles, New Balance's Tokyo Design Studio is often responsible for the Boston-based brand's more limited, buzz worthy introductions. With cycling recently put in their crosshairs, three new models (CM600C, CT700C and …

Much Better Adventures, The U.K. Travel Startup, Raises £400K And Expands To Cycling

London-based travel startup, Much Better Adventures, which lets you book ‘active holidays’ with independent providers, has raised £400,000 in seed funding to expand its ski offering and launch a second vertical in the form of road cycling holidays.<p>The investment comes from pre-seed and seed …

Adult Tricycles: Yay or Nay?

The last time you rode a tricycle, you were probably in diapers. Actually, scratch that. I was in college and it was an integral component of a dare that also involved water wings and a large Wisconsin lake. What I learned from that soggy situation was that adults do not belong on tricycles. …

Portable

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You Won't Recognize the Shampoo Bottle of the Future

It's sleek, streamlined, and missing one key feature.<p>Picture this: It's years from today and you're starting up your morning routine. You climb in the shower, reach for the shampoo bottle and flip up the cap....actually, stop right there. The shampoo bottle of the future has no cap. At least that's …

Shampoo

「我複製了我的女兒」– 被稱為現代機器人之父的他,要用機器人解決一個哲學問題

我複製了一個我女兒四歲時樣貌的機器人,等身大小。但受限於預算它的動作還不太自然,有一些抖動、不順暢,一般人看會覺得很可怕。The post 「我複製了我的女兒」– 被稱為現代機器人之父的他,要用機器人解決一個哲學問題 appeared first on PunNode 科技新創榜.

We Learn More When We Learn Together

<i>dave wheeler FOR HBR</i><p>We rarely grow alone. In fact, some psychologists have made a compelling case that we only grow in connection with others. However, we don’t need to learn with others in formal training or development programs: we can architect our own opportunities to gain insight, knowledge, …

Why “Good Jobs” Are Good for Retailers

Almost one-fifth of American workers have bad jobs. They endure low wages, poor benefits, schedules that change with little—if any—notice, and few opportunities for advancement. The conventional wisdom is that many companies have no choice but to offer bad jobs—especially retailers whose business …

A Japanese Architect's Spin on LEGO

Building blocks are often kids' first introduction to architecture. But in the real world, triangles are the strongest and simplest shapes. That's …