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10 free tools for creating infographics, images and more

In the world of PR and marketing, visuals rule.<p>You can boost interest and engagement with your social media and blog posts by adding compelling …

Infographics

How to purge all your search histories

Asking for a friend...<p>Every time you run a search online, the websites where you maintain an account can record that information. This data—collected and stored by search engines like Google, social media networks like Facebook, and retail giants like Amazon—won't disappear when you erase your …

Operating Systems

Google Just Launched a Smartphone Game to Teach Adults How to Code

From programmable LEGO robots to mobile apps like Hopscotch, there’s no shortage of games and toys designed to get children interested in computer …

Computer Science

44 Sites Where You Can Get Fabulous Free Photos

Whether you are blogging, writing articles, or designing a cover for your book, there is nothing that attracts readers more than a fetching image. …

Web Design

10 new web design tools for April 2018

The theme of our roundup this month is speed and efficiency: a few of these web design tools will do amazing things for your workflow by cutting out …

Web Design

I Was Living In Poverty When One Small Decision Started Making Me $5,000 a Week

With business slowing to a crawl and his rent due, this entrepreneur found prosperity by leaning into his fear.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last year, I was in a dilemma. I’d found success as a writer and as a coach, but my business had slowed to a torpor. I didn’t …

Entrepreneurship

4 Reasons Why Companies are Choosing CRM Over Traditional Marketing tools

CRM offers the perfect tools for accurately collecting, managing and analysing consumer behaviour data to help in creating impactful marketing strategies<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur …

Marketing

Six Essential Design Tools for Marketers

You may understand marketing strategy perfectly, but delivering messages to your target audiences won't do any good if those messages don't attract …

Marketing

If your computer has slowed, you might be mining crypto coins for someone else — here's how to stop it

Good news: Virtually all traditional types of malware declined in the past few months. Not so good: mainly because hackers are more interested in using your computer to help them mine cryptocurrencies.<p>It's likely you, or your employer, aren't even aware it's happening. Malware miners latch onto …

Android Phones

Instapage raises $15M to make landing pages smarter

Landing pages might not sound like the most exciting problem for a startup to tackle, but Tyson Quick, founder and CEO of Instapage, said that they’re a real issue for marketers.<p>Quick was previously working on a marketing product called Jounce, where he was frustrated by the fact that even after …

Startups

Designer’s Guide to Responsive Web Design Principles

Responsive design enables designers to work with multiple screen sizes. Responsive design is easy to explore when it comes to digital design.It is, …

Web Design

10 Free Video Series for Learning to Design in Photoshop

If you’re new to the design world then Photoshop may feel intimidating. But it’s the most useful design software you can learn for handling all types …

Tutorials

Side gig opportunities: 27 businesses you can start for less than $1,000

Want to make some extra cash without investing a lot at the outset? Start a side hustle.<p>Think about what skills you have and how you can do it with low overhead — it's often possible to get started with less than $1,000.<p>First, "Ask yourself, 'What's my passion?'" says career and life coach Deborah …

Small Business

5 Google search tricks that will give you so much more in the world of web

Most of us spend huge chunks of our time surfing the WWW, but very few of us know the tricks that make searching easier – speed up your browsing with these nifty search bar hacks<p>1. Search within a specific website<p>Whether you’re an uber fan of a publication like the Telegraph or you recently read …

Clothing

What should I say when I’m reaching out to someone I don’t know?

<b>Q: What should I say if I’m reaching out to someone I don’t know on LinkedIn?</b><p>Dear Social Networker,<p>Reaching out to prospective clients and colleagues online may seem like a friendly inquiry, but don’t approach networking online the same way that you would at a business or networking event.<p>While …

Thought Leadership

Everything You Know About Web Design Just Changed by Jen Simmons

Alright! It’s time for the final talk of the day at An Event Apart Seattle (Special Edition). Jen is wrapping up a CSStastic afternoon with her talk …

Web Design

Weekly News for Designers № 430

10 Beautiful Free Themes for Sublime Text – Customize your Sublime Text experience with a new theme. <br>Documenting Components – The art of documenting …

Web Design

6 Landing Page Tips to Drive Sales and Reach New Customers (Infographic)

Don't miss out on sales by not following this advice.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The first thing a customer sees when they go to your website is the landing page. That’s why it’s crucial to make sure your landing page not only looks great but makes people want to …

Customers

How Wild Wild Country Explains Religious Freedom in America

The story of the Oregon cult community—as portrayed in a new Netflix documentary—is key to understanding the current muddled law surrounding the “free exercise of religion.”<p>My students know that I have based my life on television’s teachings. Hour-length dramas, sci-fi and fantasy shows, and even …

Religion

The programmers behind data analytics have unleashed forces they could never have imagined

On 12 September 1933, Leo Szilard, an unemployed Jewish physicist who had fled Nazi Germany, was walking down a street in Bloomsbury, London. He was brooding on a report in the <i>Times</i> that morning of a lecture given by Ernest Rutherford the previous day, at the annual meeting of the British …

Computer Science

The Biggest Myths About the Resurrection

Everyone has their opinion about what happened that day even if, in many cases, they’re missing some facts.<p>Today is Easter Sunday, the day when …

Theology

How to Kill Democracy in Four Easy Steps: Lessons on the Gestapo at 85

Eighty-five years ago the Nazi terror machine began operations. It met little resistance. And that’s the lesson that should really worry us now.<p>The …

World History

Want to build a tiny house? Here's where you can find floor plans

The tiny house movement means a lot of different things to different people. Besides the idea of living a happier life with less stuff, less debt and …

Video Tutorials

The Unknown Power of Photoshop Droplets

Droplets live on your desktop and you can drag and drop files or folders onto them to batch process the files based on the action you’ve set up for …

Tutorials

Photoshop Tips: Turn Daytime Photos Into Night Scenes with 3 Simple Steps (VIDEO)

Everyone familiar with the classic Francoise Truffaut film “Day for Night” knows that cinematographers have a technique for shooting outdoors in …

Tutorials

Need Photoshop? Here’s how to get it without overpaying

As you might expect, getting your hands on a copy of Photoshop is going to cost you. But just how much Adobe’s industry-leading image editor costs …

Tutorials

Know Your Objects: The Difference Between Smart and Raster Objects in Photoshop

If you're new to Photoshop (or even a seasoned user), you may not have worked with Smart Objects before. They're a very useful feature of the …

Tutorials

RAMMB/CIRA SLIDER: Satellite Loop Interactive Data Explorer in Real-time with GOES-16 and Himawari-8 Satellite Imagery

SLIDER: Satellite Loop Interactive Data Explorer in Real-time<p>The recent launches of the GOES-16 and Himawari-8 satellites bring with them immense …

UX Design

Adobe wants to be your customer experience record keeping system

For years, the goal of marketers was to understand the customer so well, they could respond to their every need, while creating content specifically geared to their wishes. Adobe Cloud Platform has long acted as a vehicle to collect and understand customer data inside the Adobe toolset, but today …

Artificial Intelligence

10 Pure CSS Responsive Navigation Code Snippets

Designing a responsive layout doesn’t need to be difficult. Especially if you initially wireframe to plan ahead and figure out exactly what you’re …

Web Design