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12 Fluffy Facts About Disney's Version Of Winnie The Pooh

He’s a willy, nilly, silly old bear with an extremely diverse group of animal friends who lives in a dark and foreboding forest called the …

Dammit Jerry: Christie Brinkley Shared More Impressive Beach Pictures

While Billy Joel was jamming with Frank Underwood, his Uptown Girl who got off at the “Dumpsville, Population: Her” stop, Christie Brinkley, was somewhere exotic, lounging on the beach with daughter Alexa Ray. In case you’ve forgotten, she’s 60 years old, and if you want to look like she does, …

How to Get Your First 1,000 Followers on Every Social Network

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>You’re taking the dive into a new social network, or you’re itching to grow your existing profile. You’ve got a social media strategy in place and a plan in mind. You’re raring to go.<p>What would be one of the most encouraging signs when you’re first …

Download Free Excel Templates to Manage Time, Money or Productivity

You don't have to excel at Excel to make the most of the spreadsheet app. Download free templates to use Microsoft's program to manage your …

Lofty Marketplace Puts "Antiques Roadshow" in Your Pocket

It's an online marketplace for collectibles valued between $500 and $50,000.<p>Say your great aunt died and left your family a watercolor painting that hung in her hallway for years, and you have a hunch it might be valuable. How are you to know who painted it, or what it’s worth, or even whom to …

7 Ways to Better Integrate SEO Across Your Marketing Channels

<i>Brian Honigman is a marketing consultant, speaker and a freelance writer. This post originally appeared on the Digital Current blog.</i><p>Search engine optimization is one of the most essential marketing functions to help drive qualified visitors to your website on a regular basis, but unfortunately many …

5 Branding Tips for Holiday Marketers From Twitter's Content Expert

Stacy Minero dispenses some advice for building a brand on Twitter.<p>Brand building on Twitter no longer need be a guessing game. Stacy Minero, Head of Content Planning at Twitter, works with companies to grow their businesses. A veteran of Mindshare, Minero has led custom content programs for AmEx, …

15 Best Browser Extensions for Social Media Marketers

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>There are a few actions I perform over and over again as I work through my social media marketing plan. Do you know the feeling? You click on the same few buttons or type in the same URL.<p>And then, one day, someone shows you a browser extension that …

11 Ideal Facebook Tools for Contests and Analyzation

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>The built-in tools that Facebook offers to business pages and advertisers are robust and detailed. Hence, you’re likely to uncover a smaller stash of third-party tools than you might for a network like Twitter.<p>Have you visited TNW's hype-free …

29 Free Internet Tools To Improve Your Marketing

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>Aren’t shortcuts just the best?<p>While everyone else takes the long way, you and your shortcut get to breeze right through, skipping a few steps and feeling pretty smart doing it.<p>Finding a good marketing shortcut feels especially great, considering all …

Why Your Current Social Media Strategy is Wrong

<i>Piers Cooper is CEO of Addvocate, a startup that created a platform to let brands harness the trust and breadth of the people who know their companies best.</i><p>Some of the biggest brands in the world are spending big bucks in the hope of turning paid likes and followers into measurable ROI. Guess what: …

Hey, Hey, We're the Monkees

<i>Neatorama presents a guest post from actor, comedian, and voiceover artist Eddie Deezen. Visit Eddie at his website or at Facebook.</i><p>The Monkees were …

Here Are The 15 Greatest Nude Scenes Of All-Time, According To Mr. Skin

The man of skin, Mr. Skin, has been “fast-forwarding to the good parts” for 15 years now. To celebrate, he ordered a cake in the shape of Phoebe Cates, then ranked the 150 greatest nude scenes of all-time. But what does “greatest” refer to exactly, though? Could it mean most watched? Most …

I Grew Up In A John Hughes Movie

Five years after the beloved — and perhaps underrated — teen-movie maestro's death, a look at what it was like to come of age in the suburbs that inspired his fictional Shermer, Ill., but never quite seeing yourself on the screen.<p>The suburbs of Chicago are a 10-minute drive from the city, or one …

Carla Gugino And Malin Akerman Made Out For Their ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Zack Snyder challenged his <i>Watchmen</i> stars Carla Gugino and Malin Akerman to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Among the many, many ALS Ice Bucket Challenge videos, we can honestly say this is a first: <b>two female celebrities making out on a rooftop</b>. And not just any two celebrities, Carla Gugino and Malin …

More Than Mork: 8 Other Memorable Robin Williams TV Roles

While primarily known as a movie star, comedian, and guy with hairy arms, Robin Williams had a fairly prolific TV career. There’s <i>Mork & Mindy</i>, of course, which originated as a backdoor pilot from Happy Days, as well as his appearances on <i>Whose Line Is It Anyway</i> and <i>Inside the Actor’s Studio</i>, but …

Here Are 5 Undeniable Reasons Everyone Should Love Judy Greer

Judy Greer is currently in the middle of a whirlwind of importance: she did a pretty big movie, has a TV show premiering tomorrow, and not least of all just participated in an UPROXX 20. She even has a birthday coming up! Feels like the time to remind everyone of all the things Judy has been up to …

Let’s Relive The Time Patton Oswalt Pranked ‘The King Of Queens’ By Standing Completely Still

There’s nothing new about this, but we supposedly cover more Patton Oswalt news than any site on the Internet and it seems that we missed this. Or we just felt it wasn’t worth covering. I don’t know, but I like the second video in this post too and I thought they worked well together.<p>So hey, back …

DIY Shower Cleaner Spray Makes Future Scrubbings Easy

Cleaning the shower is one of those tasks that you know you should be doing more often than you are. The Prairie Homestead has come up with a DIY …

How to Get Better Sleep (and Need Less Every Night)

Many of us struggle to get enough sleep every night, but is the sleep we get any good? While it’s important to get enough sleep, <i>better sleep</i> is a …

Tips from a Recruiter: Don't Make Me Read Your Resume

I will read your résumé unless it's 10 pages, but (just as you didn't want to write your résumé) <i>I really don't want to read your résumé</i>. To put it …

​How to Save the Most Money on Your Grocery Budget with a Price Book

A price book, which tracks the lowest prices on the products you buy most often, is the best tool for saving money on groceries and household items. …

Dropbox Alternative HubiC Now Offers 10TB For $13.50 Per Month

French hosting company OVH just updated its product offering for its Dropbox-like service called HubiC. Now, you get 25GB of storage for free, 100GB for $1.35 per month (€1), and you can opt for a whopping 10TB plan for $13.50 per month (€10).<p>Launched two years ago, HubiC has slowly but surely …

This Artist's Cute Little Creations Will Bring A Smile To Your Face Today

Victor Nunes will change the way you look at common-day things. Seriously, what a whimsical imagination he must have.<p>h/t 22 Words

23 Delicious Ways To Cook A Pork Shoulder

It's cheap, it's tender, and it's so much easier to cook than you think. Basically, it's just a matter of setting your oven really low and having the strength to walk away.

Use a Tag Cloud to Check What You Need to Change in Your Resume

You need your resume to catch the attention of a recruiter, but an over-the-top creative CV isn't the answer. Instead, keep it simple and make the …

How Can I Fall Asleep Faster?

<i>The latest sleep research has revealed a good night's rest is more important than we ever thought. Sleep doesn't just reinforce memories and make you</i> …

Make a Chocolate Cake in Five Minutes and Just One Bowl

You know what sucks about cake? Taking the time to make it, waiting for it to bake, and cleaning all the dishes afterwards. But you know what's …

Urb-E is a foldable electric scooter that makes your commute a weird, wild ride

The past few years have seen an explosion in the number of innovative electric personal transportation vehicles. But the ultra-simple Urb-E claims to be the world's most compact folding electric vehicle, and it's undoubtedly one of the world's most bizarre. The prototype device making its public …