Matthew Cook

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3 New Methods For Amplifying Your Brand’s Instagram Account

As far as social media is concerned, few are the channels which can compete with Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. In recent years, with the advent of …

Brand on the Run: Nine innovative brands you should know but don't know

The marketing world’s most-admired brands list is generally pretty static. Yes, we all love Apple, Google and Coca-Cola. <br>The reality however, its …

Differentiation and Positioning: What Does Your Business Stand For?

Pursuing, attaining, and maintaining a competitive position in the market is at the heart of an effective marketing communications plan.<p>A …

Marketing

USA Cities – Animated GIF Illustrations

USA Cities – Animated GIF Illustrations of New York City, San Francisco, and Seattle by Illustrator Kirk Wallace and Motion Designer Latham …

20 of Britain's most incredible luxury campsites

2. Brooks Vintage Horsebox Glamping, Herefordshire<p>3. Apple Camping, Pembrokeshire<p>5. Blackberry Wood Treehouse, East Sussex<p>7. Dimpsey Glamping, Somerset<p>10. A Little Bit of Rough, Rutland<p>13. The Glamping Orchard, Gloucestershire<p>16. Skye Shepherd Huts, Isle of Skye<p>18. Rooftop Rockets, Bristol

How to Scale Content Marketing Like a Manufacturer

See how the IQ by Intel team thinks like a manufacturer and utilizes influential people and publishers as a content distribution network.<p>Getting people to talk about your organization's content is where the rubber meets the road in content marketing. However, it is still puzzling how content …

The Best Mac Accessories and Upgrades

Over the past six months, I’ve published quite a few tutorials to help Mac users improve the performance of older computers, as well as some great guides to the best Mac accessories across a variety of categories. Today, I’m tying them all together in this handy, one-stop roundup of <b>the best Mac</b> …

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8 Foods That Will Help You Get Ripped Like a Superhero

Try these surprising foods to help you build muscle—no protein shakes or chicken included.<p>Surely we've all gotten the memo on protein by now, right? At least judging by the insane superhero diets of the Cavill, Pratt, and "The Rock" Johnsons of the world, it's clear that eating a ton of it is now …

Four ways to better market your brand to millennial customers

With the millennial generation representing 25 per cent of the population and more than $200-billion in annual buying power in the U.S. alone, companies from every industry are vying for this generation's attention. But with so many brands trying to break through and with millennials' inboxes and …

Science explains why hipsters grow beards

Men might be growing beards to appear more attractive to women and more dominant to other men, a study on monkeys suggests<p>Scientists think they may have solved one of the great mysteries of the age. Why <i>are</i> so many of today's men growing beards?<p>The answer, according to The University of Western …

The 6 Best Marketing Ideas I Have Ever Heard

See if these will work for you.<p>You never know what you are going to be asked when you go around the country flogging a book. My favorite question thus far: "What are the best marketing ideas you have ever heard?"<p>My response:<p>1. 50 isn't fatal.<p>I always liked the answer attributed to Willie Sutton …

Marketing

6 Habits to Chisel a Solid 6 Pack

Use these simple tips to finally reveal your abs once and for all<p>If you can't see your abs, don't assume it's because you're missing out on a magical abdominal exercise or secret supplement. Blame your mindset.<p>You see, losing belly flab is a boring process. It requires time, hard work, and most …

Check Out The Poster Apple’s Lead Designer Has On His Wall [NSFW]

The New Yorker recently profiled Apple’s lead designer Jony Ive, which is a great read for designers and Apple fans. One of the most interesting bits …

Typography in Action: Design Simple & Effective Type Logos

What You'll Be CreatingTypography plays a huge part in the way brands are perceived, and how successful brands become with consumers. A wise choice …

These Posters For 2015’s Oscar Nominees Are Made Entirely From Stock Images

Most of the posters for the 87th Annual Academy Awards’ Best Picture nominees aren’t nearly as original as the films they advertise. (One even falls into the “white people almost kissing” movie poster cliché trap.)<p>But in what’s become an annual tradition, called Oscar Pop!, designers at stock photo …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p><i>GQ</i>’s editors pick the freshest menswear, sneakers, watches and more worth your disposable income.<p>17 Photos2 days agoView …