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Plot Types In Stories

Adventure as one of the plot types in Raiders of the Lost Ark.<br>.<br>.<br>HOW many <b>plot types</b> are there in stories? Opinions differ, but here are twelve …

Shawshank Redemption

Where to Find Amazing Images You Can Use for Free

Adding images to your website, article, or presentation is a great way to make them stand out, but you must be careful. You can’t just use any old …

Are microframes the future of wireframing?

Wireframes are dead! Interactive prototypes are everything! We’ve heard these shouts for at least the past seven years. If the popularity of these …

Wireframing

Our large team of engineers use this front end development guide

Front end development has never been so complex and exciting as it is today. New tools, libraries, frameworks, and plugins emerge every other day. …

A Narcissist at Work Can Kill Your Confidence. Here Are 8 Ways to Save Your Career | Inc.com

Gaslighting is a manipulation tactic narcissists, abusers, and other aggressive people use to control others. It's devastating in that, slowly, it makes you doubt your ability to think and judge for yourself, stealing away your confidence. That low self-esteem directly affects your career, making …

Self-help

10 Best Platforms to Start Your Freelancing Career

Share<p>Tweet<p>+1<p>Share<p>Pin<p>Shares 8<p><b>Freelancing career</b> is one of the finest and most searched things on the web. It is because doing freelance jobs can give …

How to Run Your WordPress Freelance Business Like an Agency

Having managed a startup marketing agency for a few years, I can tell you that it’s not easy work. Although I had managed projects for nearly a …

Project Management

7 Tools That Startups Should Know About Right Now | Inc.com

Being an entrepreneur is no easy task, and while patience and perseverance are desirable qualities, having a few tools of the trade puts the odds of success in your favor. Startups run on lean budgets and small teams, and rely on software and applications to lighten the load. These tools are more …

Project Management

How I Turned My WordPress Blog into a Five-Figure Business

In 2013, I was working in a design agency in London, while dreaming about entrepreneurship and traveling the world.<p>One day, an idea struck me. Most …

Ann Handley on How to Make Your Writing ‘Ludicrously Spectacular’

Best-selling author Ann Handley has the secret to level-up your writing skills. She shared it at Content Marketing World. Now, I share it with …

Marketing

The Differences Between a Crime Novel, Mystery Novel and Thriller Novel

<i>Every writer’s job is to give the reader what she wants in a way she doesn’t expect.</i> [Like this quote? Click here to Tweet and share it!] (And it’s …

Creative Writing

Useful Design Tool: WebGradients.com

Tools, I think we are having the luxury of a huge range of variety of tools to increase your productivity in your workflow as a designer and even as …

Character Introductions: Part 10

Think there’s nothing to introducing characters in a script? Think again!<p>Over the next few weeks, I’m doing a deep dive into the subject of character …

AIRS

When reading Wikipedia’s 1992 Ten Commandments of Computer Ethics you can easily substitute “Internet” for “computer” and it’s amazing what you …

Data Modeling

3 Ways to Build A Mobile App With No Tech Skills

The challenge may sound insurmountable, but here are paths forward for even the least tech savvy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With mobile being one of the most lucrative industries today, many startups are launching their own applications despite having no background …

This Flowchart Helps You Find Your Leadership Style

If you ever have to step up and manage people, it can be pretty difficult to figure out the best way to do it in a way that both works with your …

5 top UX design trends for 2017

2016 brought some great innovations to user experience – from anticipatory design to personalisation. So with the growing advancement of technologies …

UX Design

12 Money Hacks You Must Learn Now Or Regret It In 20 Years

If you’re a young professional, the lifestyle of your 40s will be dictated by your choices in the coming years, and even in the coming months. They …

How To Change User Habits With Interaction Design

As Duhigg suggests, here’s a simple framework for designing new habits:<p>Find the cue and the reward<br>• Don’t modify the cue or reward. Create a new routine.<p>For example, let’s look at Groupon as an example. Before the company came along, if users saw a product they liked (cue), they would need to scour …

From Ideas to Reality: Brainstorming, Wireframing, Prototyping

Starting a new project is in a lot of ways the hardest part. It’s the only stage of development that you’re turning nothing into something.<p>Luckily, …

Wireframing