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10 Clever Questions To Ask When You're Texting, Because "What's Up?" Isn't Cutting It

I'm definitely a strong advocate for texting. I even prefer it to talking on the phone or in person nine times out of 10. My words just come out …

Text Messaging

Watch Arctic Monkeys play ‘Star Treatment’ live for the first time at epic Royal Albert Hall show

"I just wanted to be one of The Strokes".<p>Arctic Monkeys played the Royal Albert Hall last night, and used the occasion to play ‘Star Treatment’ live …

100 Top Tailgating Dips and Appetizers

Score big points with your fellow football fans by sharing these crowd-pleasing tailgating recipes on game day. These easy tailgating recipes mix and …

Top 10: the best afternoon teas in Bath

When it comes to afternoon tea in Bath, you are genuinely spoilt for choice. You can tuck into a fantastic spread – finger sandwiches, scones, dainty cakes and pastries – in comfort and style in a number of the city's high-end hotels. Or you can opt for a cuppa and a distinctive bun or slice of …

Writing In A Journal Has Helped Me Create My Future And Achieve My Goals .

Of all the things that have been helpful to me in personal growth and goal achievement, using my journal daily is at the foundation.<p>Of all the things that have been helpful to me in personal growth and goal achievement, using my journal daily is at the foundation.<p>Writing in my journal <i>every single</i> …

Productivity

Fresh Mint and Ginger Lemonade

This distinctive fat-free drink is a great change of pace from coffee or tea.

11 Avocado Toast Recipes That Fill You Up For Less Than 350 Calories

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>Is there anything more satisfying than avocado toast? These 11 variations—crafted by the Rodale Test Kitchen—will tantalize your tastebuds while packing in plenty of nutrients (avocados are a great source of healthy monounsaturated fats). Whether you're craving …

Which Deli Sandwich Is the Healthiest?

How data is helping SMEs make better business decisions

From encouraging repeat custom to tracking delivery costs, here's how data might help with your next big business decision.<p>Gut instinct is an important element of running a successful business, but in most cases, cold hard facts make for the smartest decisions. Now that the technology that can …

Small Business

Design Driven Development — Using Design as a Tool for Teamwork

What is Design-Driven Development?<p>Design driven development uses design as part of a process to learn and better define requirements in order to …

UX Design

10 Actions All Successful Leaders Avoid to Maximize Efficiency

Lead by example, not empty words<p>The energy you bring to each moment is your most valuable asset, because it empowers you to make the most out of your time. Knowing that your time on earth is limited, but being unaware of how much time you have, places much more value on being able to discern the …

Travel These Exotic Skateboarding Locations From Around the World

From the mountains in Norway to the Zulu heartland of South Africa.<p>Evolved from a tiny Californian subculture, skateboarding has become a …

11 Online Tools Every Entrepreneur Needs

It’s the age of the digital entrepreneur. Today, anyone with a computer, an internet connection, a great idea, and a heck of a lot of drive can start their own company and become a success. I’ve personally started a few successful online companies, and every time I do, I rely on a set of tools to …

Mailchimp Alternatives: 4 Popular Alternatives to Mailchimp

Mailchimp is the preferred email marketing service provider (ESP) for several small businesses as well as bloggers worldwide.<p>It’s a great email tool …

20 Quick Summery Snacks With Only 3 Ingredients

Summer produce is usually so good that it doesn't need much to make it better. But when you are looking to spice things up, we have a few ideas to make your Summer snacks more interesting and elegant. Butter, citrus juice, and salt are a few of the no-brainers, but we've thrown in some oddball …

The Great Grammar Debate: 5 Books on How to Write ‘Right’

If, as Oliver Kamm writes in his new book <i>Accidence Will Happen</i>, “learning rules of language is part of what it is to be human,” then arguing over what those rules are, and if they matter, is most certainly another part. Can you start a sentence with ‘hopefully?’ Is confusing ‘it’s’ and ‘its’ an …

5 Proven Ways to Be More Productive

Want to know how to be productive? Create goals, make a plan and execute. We all know this is a good idea… and it never, ever seems to work.<p>It’s like …

Your Creative Calendar: 76 Things To Do, See, And Hear In July

• Brett Gelman’s Dinner in America, premieres July 1st on Adult Swim.<br>• Marcella, premieres July 1st on Netflix.<br>• Black Market, premieres July 5th on …

Willie Nelson

Journey Through the Largest Cave in the World

Changing Planet<p>Sơn Đoòng Cave—the largest in the world—wasn’t discovered until 2009. Now, National Geographic grantee and photojournalist Martin Edström, takes us deep inside Sơn Đoòng as he tries to capture its overwhelming size and beauty in 360 degrees.<p>The effort to share Sơn Đoòng (also known …

60 Songs To Wake Up To – Chosen By You

Click or tap to zoom into this image<p>This is an image <i>1</i> of 60<p>Marvin Gaye, ‘Got To Give it Up’<p>This week at NME we’ve been discussing the best songs to …

9 TEDx presentations that completely changed my life

I'm a big fan of TED. I've walked away with a better understanding of the human psyche, a better business acumen, and some truly astounding takeaways about the future of science and technology.<p>But just as impressive are the independently organized TEDx presentations, which, while following TED's …

Thought Leadership

This A Capella Recording Of The Beach Boys’ ‘Good Vibrations’ Will Blow Your Mind – But It’s Just The Tip Of The Iceberg

“When you listen to Pet Sounds, use earphones in the dark.” So said Brian Wilson of his 1966 masterpiece. And if that’s true – I’d wager it very much …

22 Instagrams That Are Major Bedroom Decor Goals

If you haven’t already swapped out your thick covers for light and airy, colorful duvets for spring, there’s no time like the present. You might even decide, while Pinning ideas and browsing for new sheets, that you’re headed for an entire bedroom makeover. We’re right there with you. We looked on …

You Need To Watch This Video Of Chance The Rapper Performing At Age 17

It’s been on YouTube since 2011, but a video of a 17-year-old Chance The Rapper performing at an open mic event in a Chicago library has now been …

Chance the Rapper

Meet The Person Hoping To Do For Gigs What Secret Cinema Did For Film Screenings

When Secret Cinema was founded in 2007, it introduced film fans to the idea of immersive cinema – film worlds brought to real life as part of a …

The Greatest Indie Labels Of All Time

20 indie imprints you need to know.<p>20 TRANSGRESSIVE<p><b>Based:</b> London <b><br>Years active:</b> 2004–Present <b><br>History:</b> Formed after founders Tim Dellow and Toby L met at …

21 Travel-Ready Snack Packs You Can Make Yourself

Mess-free treats that are perfect for packing.

Jack White: 26 Quotes That Will Make You Stop And Think

Jack White: Guitar hero. Technology-hater. Aesthetic mastermind. Say what you will, but Jack’s a man who knows what he likes and sticks to his …

10 Actually Free and Interesting Things To Do in London

London can be an expensive city if you head to all the tourist traps. I am the master of finding something free to do in this city (could be to do with the fact I usually have no money in my pocket and I'm Dutch which means I'm basically a tight a**e!). Here's a great guide to London that's …

England

A short video explaining the (insanely funny) seven steps of video editing

John Aldred is DIYP’s video editor. If you liked our videos from the UK photoshow or our interviews with some of the worlds top creatives, he is the …

Videography