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36 High-Quality Flat Design Resources

In contrast to skeuomorphic design, flat design focuses on simple shapes, colors and typography to emphasize clarity and usability. It was a term …

How Dropbox Plans to Replace Your Hard Drive

Dropbox wants to replace your computer’s hard drive.<p>During its first annual developer conference Tuesday in San Francisco, the company announced …

How to Make Your Content Go Viral

If you asked Google a few years ago, “What makes things go viral?” you would get a simple answer: It’s luck. No one can predict what will go viral. …

MIT tool connects the dots of your life through Gmail metadata

How much does the metadata gathered in your inbox reveal about you? Quite a lot, judging by what researchers at the MIT Media Lab have managed to accomplish with Immersion. They've built a web app that — once you grant it permission to do so — digs through your email history to piece together a …

A Simple Rule to Eliminate Useless Meetings

Ask your team to identify their biggest productivity killer and inevitably two issues will rise to the top of the list: managing their inboxes and …

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9 Key Elements Missing From Your Social Strategy

The devil's in the details when it comes to developing a consistent social media strategy for your business. Little mistakes and simple omissions can …

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How to Make an Argyle Pattern in InDesign

This article will teach you how to make an argyle pattern using InDesign and Teacup PatternMaker plugin. Wikipedia has a great article on the history …

2013 Church Communication Survey Preliminary Results

Earlier this year we launched what we hope will become our annual church communication survey. We plan to share the results over the coming year, …

7 “Tricks” to Improve Your Writing Overnight

<b>Know your reader.</b><p>This means more than knowing a few demographics (how old they are, their average income, etc.). To know your readers means you …

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