• Design Exercises To Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

    March 29, 2015  |  Samples  |  , , , ,  |  No Comments

    The creative mind is like the human body. Creativity by Alex Norris Creativity is something that should be trained everyday, or else it would get out of shape. Thus, doing some creativity exercises would ensure that your brain remains sharp enough for you to do your projects effectively. Aside from that, it’s inevitable that you will run into a creative block where it would seem that your fountain of creativity has run out. Doing some light Photoshop manipulation or even doodling will help getting you back in the zone. I’ve listed some mini design exercises you can do to get your creative juices flowing. Quote Typography Typography is...

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    What Does an SEO Do In Their Day-to-Day Work – Whiteboard Friday

    March 27, 2015  |  SEO  |  , , , ,  |  No Comments

    Posted by randfish There's a common misconception that SEO is a "one and done" task -- that you clean up and optimize a site, and once that's done, you can focus your efforts elsewhere. There's so much more to the day-to-day work of an SEO, though, and in today's Whiteboard Friday, Rand walks us through those ongoing parts of the job. For reference, here's a still of this week's whiteboard! Video Transcription Howdy, Moz fans, and welcome to another edition of Whiteboard Friday. This week I want to tackle a question I get sometimes about the day-to-day activities of an SEO and what should you...

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    A Sneak Preview of #MozCon 2015

    March 26, 2015  |  SEO  |  , , ,  |  No Comments

    Posted by EricaMcGillivray Considering coming to MozCon, July 13-15 in Seattle this year? Maybe you're on the fence because you're not sure what's going on, and most importantly, what our amazing speakers are talking about? I hear you, MozCon fans! While the agenda is still being finalized, we wanted to give you a sneak preview. If you're like "oh, shit, I forgot to buy my MozCon ticket!,” do so now: Buy your ticket! We're still finalizing a couple more speakers and topics, and of course, community speakers submissions are fast approaching. Keep your eye out here on April 2nd for more info! Adam Singer Analytics Advocate at Google @AdamSinger Adam...

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    The 7 Original Godzilla Posters by Noriyoshi Ohrai

    March 25, 2015  |  Samples  |  , , , ,  |  No Comments

    Godzilla is one monster, or kaiju, we all recognize from childhood. He is one of the most recognizable icons of Japaneses popular culture, and is the face of Japanese kaiju film subgenre.  Last year, Godzilla was featured in an American film and retells his origin as an ancient alpha predator whose existence was hidden by the US government since the 50s. The film’s poster was surprisingly subtle in contrast to the original Godzilla posters from the 80s. There’s gritty reboots for you, I guess. With vivid and bright colors, Noriyoshi Orai’s original posters portray a more action-packed movie. You could practically hear the eponymous monster roaring...

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    Advanced Content Analysis in Google Analytics

    Posted by Jeffalytics We analyze the performance of our content every day. Sometimes it's subconscious, like when we check the number of tweets we get from a new blog post. Other times, we make more conscious efforts, like reviewing performance metrics in Google Analytics.  This feedback—both formal and anecdotal—informs what we do next. It influences future blog posts and validates our strategies. Reviewing content performance on a regular basis has been key to the growth of many online publishers. We should all be taking note of these successes as we build our own content marketing efforts.  Paying attention to which of your content...

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