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These Are The Brands That Won Online Video In 2013

Without further ado, here's Visible Measures' complete list of the top 10 brands in online video this year, based on its "True Reach" statistic, which tabulates a video's total views across the Internet:

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Brian Suda on why visualisations need to be beautiful

Brian Suda is a man of many parts. He's American-born, British-educated, but lives and works in Iceland. He's a serious business owner whose clients …

Ad agency taps into your inner child with amazing interactive billboards

Billboards are the most common form of outdoor advertising. Large and prominently placed, ad agencies are continually thinking of new and innovative …

30 web design tips to make your life easier

Every web designer has a secret or two. Hard-won workflows, hidden hacks, and insider knowledge that are the mark of true experience and the stuff …

Typography

10 Useful Usability Findings and Guidelines

14 min read<p>Share on Twitter or LinkedIn<p>Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. …

10 design concepts that every web developer needs to know

Over the last few years I've been teaching a workshop on visual design basics aimed at developers. As with most things on the web, I've found a …

UI Design

Boston Pitch-Off Winner Drop Lets You Leave Surprise Messages All Over Town

Location-based messaging has been tried before, and in a world where messages go in streams, go global, and go poof, one of these geo-fenced messaging companies will eventually float to the top.<p>The latest of these location-focused messengers is Drop, an app out of Boston that lets you “drop” a …

The Complete Guide to Tumblr Subcultures

On Tumblr, users can post a huge variety of content and media. So, it's no surprise the social blogging platform hosts wildly diverse communities. …

In Rejecting Facebook, Snapchat Still Extracts Value

Snapchat’s CEO Evan Spiegel could have sold his two-year-old startup to Facebook for about $3 billion. But he said no.<p>When the Journal reported his rebuff on Wednesday, some in Silicon Valley and beyond thought Spiegel was crazy. Yet even without a deal, the founder still got something important: …

How To Create The Next Jonathan Ive

A new book on Apple’s enigmatic design genius argues that Apple owes its success primarily to being a “dream enabler” for designers.<p>Apple’s Senior Vice President of Design Jony Ive is simultaneously the most famous and most enigmatic industrial designer on the planet. Quiet, soft-spoken, and …

Product Design

Precision Gyroscope

The gyroscope is a mysterious object. By just spinning a disk it can balance serenely on a pinhead defying our perception of gravity. I love the way …

Watch Ray-Ban’s New Optical-Illusion Video. You Won’t Believe Your Eyes

Optical-illusion masters Brusspup buddied up with Ray-Ban for this anamorphic illusion video to show off Ray-Ban's Clubmaster line of sunglasses. …

Do You Sound This Dumb When Describing Your Advertising Job?

"So, what do you do?" It's the perennial cocktail-party ice-breaker. But in an age of budding tech startups and buzzy digital marketing firms, what …

Advertising - Oath

Oath surveyed 304 U.S. advertising decision makers for their thoughts on brand safety and uncovered the issue is only gaining importance.<p>The struggle …

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Art, Copy & Code: sending kisses around the world

Burt's Bees Taps Vine for Novel Campaign to (What Else?) Create Buzz

Talk about a novel twist on social marketing and branded content. Burt’s Bees is going classic with Vine videos that riff on literary works to …

Yahoo Finally Unveils its New Logo

Yahoo officially unveiled its new logo late Wednesday night.<p>"We’re excited to share the new Yahoo logo with you. It will begin appearing across Yahoo …

Twitter and Comcast TV Partnership Adds 'See It' Button

Program starts rolling out in November.<p>Like any social media service, Twitter is constantly looking for ways to integrate its network into other …

Madonna Launches "secretprojectrevolution" Film and Flipboard Magazine

Madonna Launches “secretprojectrevolution” Film and Flipboard Magazine<p>Inside Flipboard / September 25, 2013<p>Yesterday, Madonna unveiled Art For …

Outdoor decor, Wedding decor, Travel theme wedding, Travel themed wedding, Travel theme wedding decor, Travel theme bridal shower

Outdoor decor, Wedding decor, Travel theme wedding, Travel themed wedding, Travel theme wedding decor, Travel theme bridal shower, Travel theme baby shower<p>A perfect gift for travelers, wanderlusts, bird lovers, teachers, coworkers or anyone who would enjoy this unique and adorable garland.<p>Made from …

Why We’re More Creative When We’re Tired, And 9 Other Surprising Things About How Brains Work

You may be hardwired as an introvert or an extrovert. But don’t worry, there are ways to change how our brains work.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>One of the things that surprises me time and time again is how we think our …

Trading Spaces: How Workplace “Sublets” Give Your Perspective And Productivity A Jolt

At Boston-based ad agency CTP, employees do more than swap desks for a few days–they do it for the whole summer.<p>If you want to get your team running smoothly–or cultivate a more cohesive and empathetic office— we might suggest you take a walk in your coworker’s shoes. Or perhaps embrace the …

Shadow

Because you forget so much of what you dream almost instantly, at some point in your life you've probably thought it would be a worthwhile pursuit to …

Impossible Instant Lab

There is something special about holding a photograph in your hands. It's how some of us grew up, but in a rapidly changing digital world, it's not …

10 Healthy Sweet Potato Recipes

Simple, tasty recipes—each at about 300 calories or less

Nymi's Smart Wristband Uses Your Heartbeat to Unlock Your Phone

We know that passwords suck. Not only are they hard to remember, but they can also be easily hacked. Your heartbeat however is completely unique and …

MOMA's Rechargeable LED Bulb Flashlight Offers Three Hours of Emergency Light

MoMA’s Bulb Flashlight has a built-in rechargeable battery that allows it to double as a regular bulb and an emergency flashlight. The $45 LED bulb …

Light Bulbs