Sophie Maidment

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From Bootstrapped Startup to More than $1 Million in Annual Revenue

Stop making excuses for why your venture won't work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How many times do we hear the millions of excuses for why we, or the people around us, are incapable of realizing our dreams? An Indian start-up decided to trade in those millions of …

30 Exquisite Examples of Black and Gold Business Cards

Black and gold. A color combination for the ages. It hearkens back to that most elemental; most human search for the warm glow of shining ore against …

50 High-Quality Free Fonts For Designers

Typography world can be overwhelming as for a few bucks, thousands of creative fonts can be downloaded in just a few minutes with some clicks but on …

Freebies & Goodies For Web Designers – December 2015

This month’s round up, the last of the year, comes supercharged with incredible resources you have probably come to expect of this series.<p>From …

30 High Quality Free Fonts You Should Definitely Own

Do you want the absolute best, high quality free fonts on the web? Of course you do! Then, take a look at these awesome, quality free fonts we have …

4 Ways to Personalize Your Social Media Marketing

Social media marketing has become an invaluable tool in today’s modern business environment. There are few better ways to connect with your target …

Bootstrap 3 Tips and Tricks You Might Not Know

Bootstrap 3 has a ton of features and helpers to speed up front-end development. Sometimes you need something and you end up writing your own custom …

How to transition from web design to your own startup

As a web designer, you have an enviable skill set for starting a business online. Web designers are exposed to a wide range of product, marketing, …

20 Best Free Responsive HTML5 Website Templates for your next projects

<b>Best free html5 templates 2015 have amazing features to make your website outstanding. All these free responsive html5 website templates released in</b> …

HTML5: Screen Orientation API Uses Javascript to Rotate the Screen

Media queries allow websites to adjust their layout depending on the screen orientation of a smartphone or tablet. But sometimes you may want your …

32 Examples of Clean Flat Web Design Mockups

Flat design has seeped into the fabric of website design and mobile apps alike. Many popular interfaces are switching over to flat design because …

Mockups

Learn the Bootstrap Grid in 15 Minutes

Bootstrap is the most widely used frontend framework right now. When it comes to building responsive websites and apps, it’s the first choice of both …

smartcrop.js

Smartcrop.js implements an algorithm to find good crops for images. It can be used in the browser, in node or via a CLI.<p>Image: …

JavaScript

Why Influencer Marketing is the New Content King [Infographic]

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What Guys Should Know About Interior Design: Intro to Room Color Theory

If you want to have the freshest crib possible, at some point, between picking out furniture and other interior swag, you’ll need to think about …

This Is How You Get People Excited About Your Brand During The Holidays

The holidays are fast-approaching, which means one thing — there are only a few more shopping days left until Christmas. With more and more startup retailers entering the fray, the competition for overwhelmed holiday shoppers’ attention gets tougher each year.<p>It’s not always easy to make your brand …

Preeminent Book on Marketing and PR Gets an Update

If I'm being honest, I have never had much use for books about public relations. When I was studying marketing and PR in college, much of the information in textbooks was dated and offered in a rote, dull manner. As time passed and new books were written, few could capture what I was experiencing …

5 Pieces of Terrible Marketing Advice You Shouldn’t Follow

Can you ever read “too much” marketing advice? Nowadays, there are a hundred different blogs on any given marketing topic, each with a hundred …

9 reasons why business owners don't hire PR agencies

“To hire or not to hire?”<p>It’s a question that many organizations’ chiefs and business owners ask when looking at PR and branding goals.<p>Here are nine …

8 Tips on Running Effective Influencer Campaigns - From Influencers Themselves

We live in a world where two way communication is always possible - social media not only gives us the power to speak to an audience, but to listen …

5 key Influencer Marketing trends for 2016

With social media becoming ubiquitous, today’s generation follows social media stars as closely as movie stars and sports celebrities. As a result, …

The 4 Ps of Content Marketing – Abel Delgado – Medium

The 4 Ps of Content Marketing<p>One of the basic marketing tenets is focusing on the 4 Ps — product, place, price and promotion. At the risk of sounding …

Brands are using Periscope at the expense of Twitter's other video app Vine

The top brands on Twitter are using the company's standalone live streaming app Periscope at the expense of its other sister video app Vine, …

YouTube exec explains what makes a video go viral

This was way back in 2009: A quirky video called JK Wedding Entrance Dance went so viral that the hit TV show "The Office" parodied it in one of its most popular episodes (you know, the one where Jim and Pam finally got married).<p>Since then, YouTube's relationship with mass media has completely …

24 Easy-to-do Ideas That Will Double Your Holiday Traffic From Email

Are you prepared for the holidays? Let’s face it, no matter how hard you prepare, holiday madness can quickly sneak up on you. In our post on 15 Last …

How to Build a Rock Star Marketing Team

To gain press and build reputation while increasing a pipeline of leads and broadening a dedicated audience, companies need to create a highly effective marketing team.<p>Marketing is a core element of any successful business. The ability to effective gain clients, partners, while increasing your …

22-Year-Old Designer Stunningly Blends Art with Fashion

Yesterday, our friend and ever so talented photographer Alex Stoddard emailed us to tell us about a Kickstarter project that deserves our attention. Michelle Hbert is a 22-year-old up-and-coming designer that creates fashion that seems larger than life. Her dream is to produce her first …

Facebook is giving away a powerful new technology for building smart computers

Facebook is giving away for free some hardware designs that make computers smarter and able to learn.<p>While most artificial intelligence is powered by software, as the software gets more sophisticated, it relies on more powerful and sophisticated hardware to execute its needs.<p>In a blog post from …