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A hot startup raised $66 million in 5 days using these 24 slides

Tech investors are throwing money at Front, a five-year-old startup that aims to change the way teams get work done. The startup makes a shared-inbox app that lets teams handle messages from email, texts, Slack, and social media, all in one place.<p>This year, Mathilde Collin, the 28-year-old …

Startups

Web Design: Big Guide into Different Types of Websites

Before any web design project starts, it’s important to define its goals, utility and target users. That’s crucial for a website at least to get …

Web Design

3-2-1 Technique That Will Make Your Sales Explode...

Because offering more actually sells less<p>We all know the old adage more is less. Nowhere is this more true than in sales. Customers these days are bombarded with choices--think of the myriad ways you can order your Starbucks coffee, the interminable travel sites you can consult to plan your next …

Customers

How to Advocate and Evangelize User Experience

It’s getting better and better but, still, how many times have you had to justify why user experience matters and what it actually means? To be …

UX Design

How Design Thinking Can Help Improve Your Organization's Customer Experience

Organizations that allow designers to act as business leaders and not just the people who make products embrace design thinking and likely operate …

Design

20 Free Photoshop Layer Styles for Creating Beautiful Text Effects

Photoshop Layer Styles are a set of pre-configured commands that will take basic text and will quickly create typographical works of art for you. …

Graphics

5 Reasons Your Brand Needs a Visual Language Today

Basic brand guidelines are no longer enough. Today, companies that invest in a visual language can boost their engagement, quality, and conversions.<p>Companies of all sizes need a strong brand presence to differentiate themselves from the rest of the pack. This often includes a set color palette, …

Visual Language

How You Can Improve UX with Microinteractions. Part II

In the first part of the article, I talked about the definitions and types of microinteractions and why they work for your product UX. Here, I will …

UI Design

Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work …

Inspiration

Want to Close the Sale? Do This 1 Thing

Top sales people know that you greatly improve your odds of closing the sale by what you do in the first few minutes of your sales conversation. Here is an insider technique to use up front that will help you close more business in the end.<p>Every sales person thinks the sale is made in the final …

Business Strategy

15 Ways To Dress Like Instagram’s Biggest Style Icon

Nick Wooster is the granddaddy of Instagram style, snapped during fashion week more times than the clothes coming down the runway. So, with that …

Men's Fashion

Flyer Design Inspiration

We live in a digital world with everyone glued to their smartphones at every turn but the analog world is still very important, especially when it …

Graphic Design

Infographic: What belongs in your branding style guide

If you have market competition, you have to identify what makes your organization special.<p>An important part of differentiating your products is …

I tried to upgrade my sleep experience with lucid dreaming—here’s what happened

You know that feeling when you’re in the midst of an amazing dream—like, you and Michael B. Jordan are relaxing on the beach and he tells you…? Wait! …

This $99 robot vacuum is an Amazon best-seller, and it’s just as good as models that cost twice as much

If you’re in the market for an entry-level or mid-range robot vacuum that offers the kind of performance you’d expect from a much more expensive …

How to Growth Hack the Facebook Algorithm to Reach Your Most Engaged Fans

It's not Mark Zuckerberg's fault that you're not up to date with how social media marketing is done in 2018.<p>5 min read<p>Facebook is not going away, and any marketing professional or small business owner would be foolish to stop using it in spite of the fact that marketing on Facebook today is not …

My Company Realized We Had No Idea How to Explain Our Product. So We Learned to Tell a Story.

Customers buy your product because of the story behind it.<p>7 min read<p>I work as a marketing manager for a business software called Weekdone and, up until a month ago, I probably couldn't give you a straight answer on what exactly our product did. If you asked anyone on our team, each person would …

How to use Google to craft great headlines

Let’s face it—it’s extremely difficult to attract audiences.<p>Even if you have the most ground-breaking news in the world—thanks to our digitally …

How To Create Non-Boring Social Media Ads That Spark Action

Let’s face it: the perception of social media ads has declined recently.One of the scariest stats says that nearly 60% of Americans don’t believe …

12 Phrases that Will Make Your Audience Put Down Their Cell Phones and Pay Attention to You

Know the magic word that cuts through the noise<p>Franklin Delano Roosevelt once gave this pithy advice for making a good presentation:<p>"Be sincere. Be brief. Be seated."<p>As a professional speaker and presentation coach for the past two decades, I agree with this public speaking wisdom, and I would add …

Meet The Millennial Entrepreneurs Slaying The eCommerce Game

With female entrepreneurship on the rise — women now make up 40% of new entrepreneurs in the United States — it’s no surprise that digitally savvy millennials are excelling in the eCommerce space. Millennials are turning their side hustles into full-time endeavors using social media platforms and …

eCommerce

5 Examples of Small Businesses Using Facebook Advertising

Facebook Ads are incredibly helpful tools when growing your business.<p>This story originally appeared on Bizness Apps<p>As a small business owner, you might be shying away from paid online advertising in fear of it taking a large chunk out of your budget. Facebook, however, provides a business tool for …

15 Latest and Best Loading Animations to Make User Enjoy Waiting

Nowadays, since internet speed has been highly improved, people can smoothly open a website/app within seconds and get their desired information …

How to Reduce Stress Like a Navy SEAL

These are stressful, uncertain times. How are we supposed to be calm and productive workers amid all this chaos?<p>There is one simple way to cage the …

35 Fresh Examples of Single Page Design for Inspiration

You possibly cannot imagine what designers can do with single page designs as modern age designers love to experiment with things and observe how …

How to Skyrocket Your Audience When You Don’t Have One

Proven ways to rapidly grow your platform within three months.There are always times that you spend hours on an article and when you finally release …

5 Ways to Turn Your Negative Self-Talk Into a More Productive Inner Dialogue

Negative self-talk will prevent you from living a positive life. Here's how to create a more powerful inner dialogue.<p>Whether you tell yourself, "I'm never going to be promoted," or you constantly think, "People think I'm weird," negative self-talk affects how you feel and how you behave. In fact, …

How to Link AdWords & Search Console to Understand Your Paid & Organic Search Relationship

What would The Office be without Michael Scott and Dwight Schrute?What if you just had one or the other?It might be watchable, but it wouldn’t be …

31 Amazing Products on Amazon That Basically Work Miracles

How did we ever live before Amazon Prime? Just a few keystrokes and everything we never knew we needed comes right to our doorstep in 2 days. And …

Renowned Design Mentor’s Personal Résumé Template Is Now Free-To-Download

Image via The Futur<br>Chris Do, Executive Creative Director at Blind and renowned design mentor at The Futur, has made the template of his personal …