Social Media Popularity

9 Ways to Improve Your Brand’s Social Media Popularity with Storytelling

We all loved stories in our childhood days, didn’t we? The stories narrated to us by our parents and grandparents formed a deep connection with the characters in the story. Years have passed, and we still love stories, don’t we?...

/ July 18, 2016
Man Checking His Phone

How Important Is Clear Communication in Social Media

In 2014, Gap released a campaign dubbed #DressNormal that encouraged people to embrace themselves and “dress normal.” Gap wanted to appeal to the mass market using a message they thought would inspire them to embrace their authentic selves. “By challenging...

/ July 15, 2016
Tips to Avoid Non-Payment

Tips to Avoid Non-Payment in Your Freelance Writing Gig

Your application as a freelance writer had just been accepted when this not-so-obscure question pops into your head, “Will I get paid on time – or at all?” Outsourcing your writing services online internationally for hopes of remuneration based on...

/ July 14, 2016
Sports Website (1)

Designing a Sports Website? Things You Should Know

There are more sport websites types than you think. They can focus on the latest sports news, information about sports, clubs, sportswear, or all of the above. It can also be an athlete’s or sports participant’s personal website. Understanding a...

/ July 13, 2016
Eero Chair

How to Write an Excellent Product Description

Product descriptions are the heart of several online businesses. If you are selling something, you should never just copy and paste the manufacturer specs as they are usually too technical or unappealing. Your product description should, at least, achieve these...

/ July 11, 2016
Upgrade Cycle

The Internet of Things to Come: How Nespresso, Apple, Nest Grind Out Predictability

Nespresso Let a Few Grounds Get Through its Filter In 2013, Euro Monitor published an article discussing the legal damages to Nespresso’s patent on the coffee capsules for their infamous line of class-leading coffee makers. This was a big deal considering that prior to their patent being legally breached,...

/ July 8, 2016
Engaging Content

How To Write Engaging Content (And Get It Shared a LOT!)

Sometimes, you explore content simply because it’s gone viral. You’ve seen it on Facebook or you’ve gotten at least 10 links from friends. Take for example the top viral videos of 2014. Yes, cute animals and kids tend to have an...

/ July 7, 2016
Freelancing Tools-min

Resources and Tools Designed to Keep Designers and Agencies Up to Date

Digital design technology is forever changing, and design trends come and go. As a web designer, or design agency, you want to keep a close watch to ensure that the tools you use and the resources you depend on are...

/ July 7, 2016
Top 10 Free Apps for Busy Freelancers

Top 9 Free Apps for Busy Freelancers

What’s the biggest asset that any freelancer has? TIME. Freelancers become freelancers because they want something that regular employees do not normally have – a better handle of their time. They do not have to clock in regularly, they get...

/ July 6, 2016
Social Media Optimization

5 Golden Rules of Social Media Optimization

The world of digital marketing is filled with trendy terms and buzzwords; social media optimization (SMO) happens to be the latest. SMO is about implementing certain changes which can help optimize a website so that it is more visible in...

/ July 5, 2016