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Crypto market is crashing hard, here's why

The cryptocurrency market is bleeding for the second consecutive day, with prices of most popular coins down double digits in the last 24 …

Cryptocurrency

How To Sell Your Expertise In Three Easy Steps

You’ve had several years of experience in a field that you’re passionate about. This could be anything from photography and graphic design to marketing or real estate. You could turn this experience into a valuable resource and make money from it.<p>I’m a digital marketer. And apart from offering my …

Webinars

Google and Mastercard are secretly tracking your offline purchases

Google has quietly been providing select advertisers a “stockpile” of offline credit card transaction data.<p>After a four year negotiation, Google and Mastercard reached a deal that would pay the latter millions in exchange for coughing up data on its card holders, according to a <i>Bloomberg</i> report. …

Personal Information

How To Take A Multidisciplinary Approach To Marketing

They say that fortune favors the bold, but in my experience, it also favors the capable. To succeed in modern marketing efforts, today’s CMOs must have a wide range of skills and expertise that they can leverage to inform every decision they make.<p>Especially on larger marketing teams, certain roles …

Digital Marketing

Vintage Fonts Bundle: Your Go-To Resource for Old-School Typefaces

Download 46 font families with 161 unique vintage fonts—available for a very limited time at Pixelo.There’s definitely something charming and …

Typography

Other

This is my 500th article for Forbes. If we published them in book form, they would fill seven books. Reflecting on the three main ideas flowing through and out of those articles:<p>BRAVE Leadership – A framework for thinking about culture and leadership.<br>• Strategic Points of Inflection – Jump-shifting …

Leadership

No one knows about your startup: 5 ways to fix that

The internet is already talking about the problem that you believe your startup can solve. So be part of that conversation. Is there a subreddit that you could engage in? What about social media?<p>In fact, I found out about OnePitch (listed above) because someone on their team hounded me on social …

Social Media

Inbound vs. Outbound Marketing (Or, Do You Hate Cold Calling?)

As a sales professional, you’ve been there – doing your deep breathing, reviewing the script and preparing to knock out your 50 cold calls for the …

Marketing

5 Types of Content Attracting Paying Customers

Google has long recognized the importance of content. Marketers for the most part agree that brands need a content strategy.<p>Content attracts visitors …

Marketing

Logged off: meet the teens who refuse to use social media

Generation Z has grown up online – so why are a surprising number suddenly turning their backs on Instagram, Facebook and Snapchat?<p>For 17-year-old Mary Amanuel, from London, it happened in Tesco. “We were in year 7,” she remembers, “and my friend had made an Instagram account. As we were buying …

Social Media

13 Classic French Dishes You Need to Master at Home

At culinary school, students are taught traditional French techniques, like how to make the mother sauces, the difference between julienne and …

Onions

Early Entrants Into The Field Of Teaching Blockchain

The blockchain technology market could top $2 billion in three years as companies, NGOs and governments understand the potential to create customer trust, cut down on counterfeit goods, reduce transaction costs, and reach emerging markets.<p>While there are a growing number of ways blockchain is being …

Blockchain

Microsoft's AI-powered Sketch2Code builds websites and apps from drawings

Released on GitHub, Microsoft's AI-powered developer tool can shave hours off web and app building<p>Microsoft has developed an AI-powered web design …

Artificial Intelligence

6 Ways Chatbots can Automate Hotel Customer Service

Even in our very own online, interconnected world, it is easy to become disconnected or disembodied from the market. After all, when you don’t often …

Chatbots

5 Key Steps to Maintaining Brand Identity in Your Digital Marketing

A brand identity is what makes your brand recognizable and attractive. It’s important to be consistent—whether you’re crafting emails, creating new …

Marketing

How to figure out the best pricing for your SaaS

You just finished building your MVP. Now you’re looking to launch and start getting paying customers. The problem is, you have no idea how you should …

Customers

Angular, React, Vue.Js and Co. peacefully united thanks to Micro Apps and Web Components

• 19. August 2018<p>In my article Micro Apps With Web Components Using Angular Elements I'm showing how to leverage Angular Elements and Web Components to …

JavaScript

Nduja Is the Spicy Sausage You Can and Should Be Spreading Like Butter

Practically every chef we know is obsessed with nduja—and you should be, too.<p>I recently went to L.A. to spend a few days cooking with chef David Nayfield of Che Fico, our #7 Best New Restaurant of 2018. For his Spaghetti with Lobster Pomodoro, Nayfield makes his own nduja (that's en-DOO-yah), a …

Italian Food

The web as a database: The biggest knowledge graph ever

Imagine you could get the entire web in a database, and structure it. Then you would be able to get answers to complex questions in seconds by …

Databases

10 Three-Ingredient Sauces You Should Make from Scratch — Recipes from The Kitchn

If you meal prep just one thing over the weekend, my best (and favorite) advice is to always make a sauce. I'm a strong believer that a simple, …

Cooking

New Playground and Cheatsheet for Learning Python

I'm learning Python and I decided to create a repository where I could put Python script samples with standard Python syntax, structures and …

Python Programming

Traditional Networking Is Dead. Instead, Build a Community That Connects People.

How one weekend boot camp aims to build a lifelong business community.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Eighty-five percent ofjobs are filled through networking, yet traditional networking events can be cringeworthy ordeals. From impersonal talks to anxiety-inducing meet …

Entrepreneurship

Here’s how GDPR is already changing web design

“[W]e may be observing a kind of ‘housecleaning’ effect,” report the researchers behind a new study on the drop in third-party cookies since the new privacy rules took effect.<p>A typical web page can have many dozens of cookies (even hundreds, in some cases), which track your behavior for everyone …

News Industry

The World’s Oldest Blockchain Has Been Hiding in the New York Times Since 1995

This really gives a new meaning to the “paper of record."<p>The first time I heard about blockchains was at a party where a friend of mine spent the night talking my ear off about this thing called Bitcoin and why I ought to buy some. I suspect that many others have had a similar experience. Although …

The 100 Best Sci-Fi Books of All Time - A Science Fiction Reading List

<b>1.–10.</b><p>Our favorite science fiction tends to use the future to illuminate and discuss issues in our present. <i>1984</i> is a prime example of this, a …

Science Fiction

‘Seed’ is an ambitious, massively multiplayer city builder

From a distance, <i>Seed</i> looks like any other settlement-building game. Tiny villagers shuffle around a colorful, low-poly map, collecting wood, wheat and other important resources. At any time, you can zoom in, check the stats of individual people and cash in items for houses and other important …

14 Free Display Fonts with a Creative Flair

Despite many exciting trends such as Three.js, split layouts, micro-interactions and gradients, typography always has a special place in our hearts …

Typography

10 most hated logos (and what they teach us)

One of the defining features of branding over the last decade is the freedom that social media gives for anyone to launch an immediate personal …

Here’s the science behind why pickle fried chicken is delicious

Chicken’s greatest power is its ability to retain flavor, which is why you should regularly prep your poultry in a savory brine. One such brine being embraced by everyone from <i>Bon Appétit</i> to KFC: pickle juice.<p>Yes, pickles have seen their share of dubious hype (see: pickle pops and pickle-juice …