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How to Use Google Data Studio to Report on Facebook Campaigns

Want a better way to report on and visualize your social media campaign data? Have you considered Google Data Studio? In this article, you’ll …

Analytics

What mentees are asking about — and more UX links this week

<b>What mentees are asking about — and more UX links this week</b><p>A weekly selection of UX links, brought to you by your friends at the UX Collective.<p>For …

UX Design

Jeff Bezos told Amazon execs to consider 3 questions before offering someone a job, and they're still spot-on 20 years later

Amazon is always looking to fill a ton of jobs.<p>But before you can land a corporate role with the online retail behemoth, you have to tick three particular boxes in the minds of the hiring managers and executives vetting you.<p>At least, that's the process CEO Jeff Bezos recommended to his team 20 …

Jeff Bezos

UX Case Study: Google Maps vs. Waze Mobile Apps

We are back in business with another app showdown! To give a recap for those of you that are new here: in this UX case study series, we put two …

Apps

The Time-Management Hack I Wish I Had Known When I Was 25

Doing everything about the fewest, most important priorities will put you on a path to success.<p>"Tell me the single most important piece of advice you have ever been given."<p>As a life-long learner, this is one of my favorite questions to ask some of my most influential and interesting clients. I once …

10 Social Marketing Tips for Facebook Groups

The updated Facebook algorithm favors community and conversation-building over passive consumption. This forces many brands to make a fundamental …

Social Media

Firefox is getting a new logo (or 10)

When you think of “Firefox,” you probably think of something that looks like this:<p>Or, perhaps, something like this:<p>That logo (or some iteration between the two) has been the browser’s logo since it launched back in 2002. Its time for change, Mozilla says.<p>In a blog post about “evolving the Firefox …

Software

What is consciousness?

What is being in love, feeling pain or seeing colour made of? How our brains make conscious experience has long been a riddle – but we’re uncovering …

Consciousness

In Search of a Better World: Karl Popper on Truth vs. Certainty and the Dangers of Relativism

“Knowledge consists in the search for truth… It is not the search for certainty.”<p><i>“I dream of a world where the truth is what shapes people’s politics, rather than politics shaping what people think is true,”</i> astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson lamented. Nearly half a century earlier, Hannah Arendt …

7 Elements of Good UX in 2018

UX is a crucial component of modern web design, and users’ expectations are constantly shifting. Though we cannot see into the future, changes made …

UI Design

Create better marketing videos with animations

The best kind of advertisement is one that doesn't feel like an advertisement. Marketing should be entertaining, and with Animatron Studio Pro Plan, …

Marketing

11 Rules for Critical Thinking

• All beliefs in whatever realm are theories at some level. (Stephen Schneider)<br>• Do not condemn the judgment of another because it differs from your own. …

Critical Thinking

Reworking Teamwork

Written by<p>In much of the 20th century, many large companies had command-and-control structures, decision-making hierarchies and a careful division of …

Public Policy

Infographic: The state of mobile marketing in 2018

Mobile advertising is a rapidly expanding part of the communications industry.<p>As more and more individuals use social media via their mobile devices, …

Marketing

8 essential prototyping and build tools

The right web design tools can help ensure a fast, efficient and smooth path to the final live design. A great starting point is getting any …

Prototyping

Hand Lettering Works by Tobias Saul

The last time we have featured the work of Tobias Saul was around 2014, already 4 years has passed since. It's nice to see Tobias still kicking and …

Typography

layerJS

Getting started<p>To use layerJS you just need to define the stages and put all content in frames. The following list gives you minimal examples for …

Parallax

Animating SVG Files With SVGator

Animating SVG Files With SVGatorAnimating SVG Files With SVGatorThe Smashing Editorial 2018-07-19T14:00:00+02:00 2018-07-21T10:55:17+00:00(<i>This</i> …

Web Design

Evolutionary algorithm outperforms deep-learning machines at video games - MIT Technology Review

With all the excitement over neural networks and deep-learning techniques, it’s easy to imagine that the world of computer science consists of little …

Deep Learning

What Is Unconscious Bias? +Top Strategies to Help Avoid It

In today’s post in the diversity & inclusion series here on Envato Tuts+, we’ll delve into the important topic of unconscious bias. You’ll learn what …

Critical Thinking

The Simple but Effective Way to Stop Worrying So Much (It Sounds Ridiculous, But It Actually Works)

Science shows you can contain your worries to 30 minutes each day.<p>"I just can't shut off my brain. I worry so much I can't pay attention to what I'm doing." I hear comments like this in my therapy office on a daily basis. Whether you're constantly worried about money or you just can't stop …

Self-help

WTF is SMA?!

For all its promise, digital marketing remains an unfortunately siloed business. Nearly every brand invests in both social media — teams of people …

Public Relations

The Complete 35-Step Guide For Entrepreneurs Starting A Business

Starting a business entails understanding and dealing with many issues—legal, financing, sales and marketing, intellectual property protection, liability protection, human resources, and more. But interest in entrepreneurship is at an all-time high. And there have been spectacular success stories …

Small Business

The workshop fallacy — and more UX links this week

A weekly selection of UX links, brought to you by your friends at the UX Collective.If you like the links, don’t forget to …

UX Design

Harvard Business Review

June 19, 2018<p>The Real Reason You Work Nights and Weekends<p><b>From Amy Bernstein</b><br>Editor, Harvard Business Review<p>Here’s a startling stat: Most managers spend upwards of 85% of their workday on email, in meetings, and on the phone. As a result, too many of us have gotten into the habit of collaborating …

HBR Guide to Data Analytics Basics for Managers Ebook + Tools

This tool is intended for individual use only.<p>Publication Date: <b>April 03, 2018</b><p>Today's business environment brings with it an onslaught of data, but leaving the analysis to others in your company just won't cut it. Now more than ever, managers must know how to tease insight from data--to understand …

The explosion of design tools has come at a cost

Sketch, Framer, Figma, Adobe XD: Design tools are proliferating, but they don’t always simplify the design process. Here are five ways toolmakers can create a better design ecosystem for everyone, writes Designer Fund codirector Ben Blumenfeld.<p>In the past few years, the number of digital design …

Prototypes

Social Marketers Still Aren’t Giving the People What They Want – Adweek

What brands believe consumers want from them on social media doesn’t quite line up with what consumers actually want from them on social media, …

Meet Kareen Waris aka Waspa: 11-year-old kid with a tremendous drawing talent

I think the title says it all basically! Meet Kareen Waris who is also known as Waspa that is currently living in Lagos, Nigeria. What is particular …

Drawing