James Bushman

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Infographic: The best words to grab audience attention online

Content might be king, but a well-written headline can be the crown jewel of your online marketing.Whether you are posting industry insights on your …

Social Media

Court Rules Copying Photos Found on Internet is Fair Use

A Virginia federal court has made a decision that photographers won’t be happy to hear: the court ruled that finding a photo on the Internet and then …

Winners of the 2018 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest

The winning images have been selected from this year’s edition of the National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year competition, with the grand prize being awarded to Reiko Takahashi for her image of a humpback whale calf swimming near Japan’s Kumejima Island. National Geographic was kind …

Northern Italy

How to Make Boring Photos Look Awesome in Lightroom (VIDEO)

Let’s face it, most of the time, photos can look pretty bland when you see them straight out of the camera. And it’s no secret that even the best …

One Word to Solve the “Affect” vs. “Effect” Dilemma

On the 21st floor of a corporate high-rise, we sat bunched in a corner office on a Friday afternoon.<p>“Okay, I know this is really sad, but I still …

Grammar

7 tips for better data-driven stories

Numbers stories can be intimidating for those of us without a background in statistics or mathematics.Yet we lowly English majors, along with people …

Infographics

Infographic: 10 ways to immediately enhance your visual design

Content marketing is about creating value for your audience and sharing it in a useful way.<p>Visual content marketing serves the same function—and …

Infographic: What graphics design trends are hot for 2018?

Are your visuals current enough to hold viewers’ attention?<p>With the speed of change that drives online content creators, keeping your website fresh …

Infographic: How PR pros can make the most of Google Analytics

Content marketing can be a tough sell.The process is slow, it can require heavy investment, and proving ROI can be elusive. However, Google’s …

5 Photoshop Tricks You Don't Know

I don't have to tell you how popular Photoshop is with photographers...But despite that popularity, there's always something new to learn with a …

Tutorials

Don’t Call Yourself a Photographer If You Still Make These 5 Beginner Mistakes (VIDEO)

We’re really not trying to be mean here, but seriously folks, if you’re still making the five beginner mistakes in the video below it’s time to clean …

Tutorials

Camera Basics: What Is ISO and How to Use it for Better Photographs (VIDEO)

Most photographers are familiar with the so-called “Exposure Triangle” that consists of Shutter Speed, Aperture, and ISO. But while there is plenty …

A Beginner’s Intro to Using Histograms to Check and Nail Exposure

Once you understand how to read a histogram, it becomes an extremely useful display of the data that your camera is seeing. This 10-minute video from …

Get a Crash Course in Writing from 20 Journalists

I only remember one practical writing lesson from my three years as an English major: Whenever you can, put the best bits at the end of the sentence. …

4 Simple Ways to Stop Toxic Complaining In the Office

Leaders need to know the difference between healthy venting and toxic complaining. Learn how to keep the balance.<p>Having a culture of open communication where employees feel comfortable airing their grievances is important for any company's future. However, there's a fine line between healthy …

Hey Higher Ed, Why Not Focus On Teaching?

Stanford physics and education professor Carl Wieman won a Nobel Prize for his innovative, break-through work in quantum mechanics. Wieman has since levered the prestige and power of that prize to call attention to the need to transform undergraduate teaching, especially science education.<p>Wieman's …

Teaching

Always Put a Comma Before “and” in a List, No Matter What Your Old Grammar Teacher Said

Do you go to the store for “cupcakes, vanilla, and chocolate” or “cupcakes, vanilla and chocolate”? There’s a long-running debate over whether it’s …

The Most Popular Netflix Show in Every Country

Hungarian professor of architecture Ernö Rubik invented his eponymous Rubik’s Cube in 1974. Since then, the toy has stymied puzzle-lovers across the …