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6 Local Tips For Small Business SEO Success

We all know that a key component of any small business' marketing strategy is to effectively position its brand in search engine results. But is it …

Google's Matt Cutts: We Don't Use Twitter Or Facebook Social Signals To Rank Pages

Google's head of search spam, Matt Cutts, released a video today answering the question, "are Facebook and Twitter signals part of the ranking …

How Serge Ibaka Made the Leap

The Thunder forward's incredible journey from the Congo to the NBA<p>A massive EF5 tornado struck Moore, Oklahoma, killing 23 people and destroying more …

Would Nate Robinson like to play for all 30 NBA teams? Nate: ‘I want to do it’

Nate Robinson: "If I can be the first player to play for every team in the league, I want to do it."<p>— Geoff Lepper (@geofflepper) January 16, …

Basketball

Weekend news roundup: 14-16 December

Is Wikipedia in trouble? There's no way to know just yet, but Google has announced that it is in the process of creating a user-generated online …

So you Want to Shoot Landscapes? [Top 12 dPS Landscape articles from 2013]

Landscape photography is always a popular topic here on dPS. Who doesn’t love a great mountain scenic image, or a shot of the rolling waves on the …

Photography

500px Blog

Parallax Animation: Bringing Still Photographs to Life

<b>Update:</b> the photographer made a followup tutorial to answer all the reader questions, see it here:<p>A little technique called “parallax” can add a lot …

Tutorials

Quick Tips on Getting Started in the Field of Product Photography

Product photography is a field within commercial photography or, more colloquially, advertising photography. The end goal for advertising photography …

Demystifying Viewing Patterns

Have you ever monitored the viewing pattern of people visiting your website? This is the pattern in which people view, in this case, websites. There …

UI Design

How to Maximize Sharpness with a Telephoto Lens

Maximizing Sharpness - Tips for overcoming the difficulties associated with shooting at long focal lengths to help you maximize image sharpness

9 mistakes made by pros that you should avoid

Mistakes are a natural part of every life. Their presence transcends things like experience, talent and high skill levels. To put it differently, …

10 Tips for Taking More Interesting Photos

The end of one year and the beginning of another is always a time for reflection, and for many people a time to make New Year’s resolutions about …

Photographer Makes Action Figures of Himself to Send With His Portfolio

Marketing is among the most dreaded of words for professional photographers. But it’s also one of the most vital parts of running a successful …

Guy Drops a $2,300 Lens Or: How NOT to Screw a Lens On & Off ‘Just Like the Pros’

Usually we try to stay away from traumatizing you at the very beginning of the week, but this week, we’ll make an exception. The video above started …

Using Sun Flares and Starbursts to Create Stunning Images

Using Sun flares and Starbursts to Create Stunning Images - tips on how to create them and use them to make dynamic images

How to take Amazing Portraits in the Golden Hour

If you are a part of the photography community in any way, whether as a hobbyist, a newbie photographer or even a professional photographer, you’ve …

Photography