Monthly Archives: April 2014

Graphics & Designing


Computer graphics

Computer graphics are graphics created using computer s and the representation of image data by a computer specifically with help from

Titanfall: Xbox One vs. PC Graphics ComparisonTitanfall: Xbox One vs. PC Graphics Comparison
Xbox One and PC go head-to-head in this graphics comparison. Full res stills available at: http://go.ign.com/titanfallgfx.

Graphics – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Graphics
Graphics (from Greek γραφικός graphikos, ‘something written’ e.g. autograph) are visual images or designs on some surface, such as a wall, canvas, screen …

graphic-image-flooring-not-floor-graphicsGraphic image flooring, not floor graphics
from Toolman3883, 11 months ago in Entertainment & Humor
Graphic Image Flooring is changing the way to look at flooring. Take charge of your design with a customizable flooring that shows as much personality as you have!

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Seriously, How Are These Real Video Game Graphics?
http://kotaku.com/
The people behind Project Cars–a racing game slated for PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Wii U this November–say this is all real gameplay footage.


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Social Media


Social media optimization

Social media optimization (SMO) refers to the use of a number of social media outlets and communities to generate publicity to increase

SOCIAL MEDIA EXPERIMENTSOCIAL MEDIA EXPERIMENT
Using the power of Social Media, I FREAKED PEOPLE OUT by making them think I knew personal information about them! Join the Vale Nation▻ http://bit.ly/JoinVa…

Social media news, strategy, tools, and techniques – Social Media Today
http://socialmediatoday.com/
An Age-Old Problem That's Not Getting Better. Is Facebook Graph Search Sacrificing Quality for Quantity. Your Long-Forgotten Boilerplate May Hold the Key to Your Marketing Strategy. Five Questions About Managing Social Media that You Should Ask Your Agency.

palestra-desafios-em-social-media-guilherme-valadaresDesafios em Social Media – Guilherme Valadares – Social Media Brasil 2009
from socialmediabr, 4 years ago in Technology
Palestra "Desafios em Social Media" de Guilherme Valadares da Social Content no Social Media Brasil 2009.

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Tweet Suits: Social Media And The Law
NPR (blog), on Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:11:15 -0700
In the past several years, as more and more people are connected through more and more social media, the idea of turning personal grievances into class actions is popping up, well, more and more. In Virginia, a group that is against affirmative action

Social Media Ad Budgets Shifting To Native, In-Stream …
http://www.businessinsider.com/
Depending on who you talk to, native advertising has many definitions. In the context of social media, we define native advertising as: Ads that are seamlessly integrated into a user's feed and are nearly indistinguishable from …

Likeable Social Media: How to Delight Your Customers, Create an Irresistible …
Dave Kerpen, published 2011, 272 pages

Graphics & Designing

Top 7 Web Design Mistakes Small Businesses Make – Forbes

http://www.forbes.com/sites/ilyapozin/2012/03/27/top-7-web-design-mistakes-small-businesses-make/
Mar 27, 2012 As a small business, your website is a vital piece of your marketing and branding
efforts. Visitors are coming to your website for a specific …


Marketing research

Analytical services include designing and pretesting questionnaires, Marketing research in small businesses and nonprofit organizations

Small Business Computer Network BasicsSmall Business Computer Network Basics
Small businesses have some of the same IT issues and objectives as large businesses. Start with the basics and build your network from the ground up. These a…

Design Toolkit for Small Business on the App Store on iTunes
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/design-toolkit-for-small-business/id512322832?ls=1&mt=8
Creating Your Brand •Building a Website •Design on a Budget •Special Media •Elements of Quality Design. Design Toolkit for Small Business. To download the free app Design Toolkit for Small Business by Docstoc Inc, get iTunes now. It's great design.

website-design-development-for-small-businessWebsite Design & Development for Small Business
from alicianagel, 1 year ago in Design
Slides from a talk given for PSU Business Outreach Program with Amber Decelle and Warren Zimmerman.

Web Design Company In Markham, In Front Media, Offers Small Business …
IT Business Net, on Tue, 08 Apr 2014 00:07:30 -0700
When it comes to website development, whether its responsive design, or a standard HTML website, business owners have asked the same question for years; How much does it cost to build a website? The answer is always the same; "It depends." To begin …

Small Business Spotlight – Rys Art Design | The 123Print Blog
https://www.123print.com/blog/
This week, online printing company 123Print is shining its small business spotlight on Rys Art Design.

Small Business For Dummies
Eric Tyson, Jim Schell, published 2011, 432 pages

Social Media

Confessions of big brand social media managers | Digiday

http://digiday.com/brands/really-like-social-media-manager/
Feb 11, 2014 A few social media managers set the record straight about the misconceptions
versus the reality of being a social media manager today.


William Sledd

celebrities Since the late 2000s he has been vlogging under the title What William Thinks, and focusses on his work as a social media manager

Wanted: Social Media Manager - Six-Figure Income!Wanted: Social Media Manager – Six-Figure Income!
Go here: http://www.facebook.com/home.php?sk=group_229139977102563 … or read on! ——– Hi there! I was looking for some more ways to help my subscribers…

Social Media Manager Jobs, Employment | Indeed.com
http://www.indeed.com/q-Social-Media-Manager-jobs.html
16,144 Social Media Manager Jobs available on Indeed.com. one search. all jobs.

woes-finalHow it feels to be a social media manager
from RespectTheSocialMediaManager, 5 months ago in Business
Managing a social network isn’t a walk in the park! Its a complex, difficult task that requires a serious marketing professional with a crazy consistent strategy. Despite it all, no one takes the work of a social media manager seriously. Here we outline how it feels to be a social media manager

Social Media Manager
BayNewser, on Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:30:00 -0700
We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Social Media Manager to join our powerful, nimble team of creative professionals, providing immense value to our list of highly-esteemed entertainment clients. The job is based in New York, NY.

The Manager’s Pocket Guide to Social Media
Richard Brynteson, Jason DeBoer-Moran, Carol Zacher Rinkoff, published 2012, 186 pages

Graphics & Designing

Small Business Website Design and Small Business Graphic …

http://www.designleap.net/
Design Leap is specializing in graphic and web design marketing materials for
your small business.


Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development

Consulting services for small businesses.• music, architecture, painting, sculpture, graphics, crafts, photography, design, film,

AT&T Small Business Neighborhood: AZ Sign & GraphicsAT&T Small Business Neighborhood: AZ Sign & Graphics
Learn more about how AZ Sign & Graphics in Lakeside, Ariz., has saved thousands of dollars by sticking with AT&T for small business solutions for more than 2…

Small Business Telecommunications and Networks – National Federation of Independent Business
http://www.nfib.com/business-resources/technology-office-support/telecommunications-networks/
For small businesses, accepting payment from mobile phones can add another benefit for customers—and set you apart from compe. How to Use Graphics to Increase Conversions. Check out four small-business-owner-approved applications that can keep you organized.

graphic-design-101-for-marketers-and-business-ownersGraphic Design 101 For Marketers and Business Owners
from visiblelogic, 4 years ago in Business
Learn to design with impact. This presentation is an overview of the terminology and basic skills required to do graphic design or work effectively with a graphic designer. Includes: typography, color systems, layout, software, communication and visual hierarchy.


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Environmental Graphic Design: Architecture meets Graphics …
https://www.brandillymc.com/
Many small business owners are revamping their content marketing strategy this year. … Environmental Graphic Design (EGD) is defined as a graphic communication system for a given site within a built environment. What do …

101 Small Business Ideas for Under $5000
Corey Sandler, Janice Keefe, published 2005, 288 pages

Social Media

Top 10 Tools For Managing Your Social Media Accounts | Search …

http://www.searchenginejournal.com/top-10-tools-managing-social-media-accounts/87843/
Feb 2, 2014 HootSuite is the most popular social media management tool for a reason.
Besides being able to execute campaigns across multiple social …


Sprout Social

Sprout Social is a social media management platform (SMM) with functionality for multiple person teams and the ability to focus on

Reputation Management For Your Business?Reputation Management For Your Business?
http://maximizeyoursocialmedia.com 949-444-2818 Whether you like it or not, your business is being talked about on the internet. Make sure that what people a…

Social Media Manager Jobs on CareerBuilder.com
http://www.careerbuilder.com/jobs/keyword/Social-Media-Manager/
4668 available Social Media Manager jobs found on Careerbuilder.com. View and apply to these listings, or browse for similar jobs in your area.

social-media-management-vc-intermediateSocial media management vc intermediate
from junla, 5 months ago in Business
Vanier College Social Media Management Workshop Series – Intermediate


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Social Media, Crisis Communication, and Emergency Management: Leveraging Web …
Connie M. White, published 2011, 329 pages

Graphics & Designing

GIF or PNG? – Quality Web Tips

http://www.w3.org/QA/Tips/png-gif
Draft – GIF or PNG. PNG versus GIF. In this tip we will explore the two main
choices of graphic format that can be used on the Web to represent simple
graphics, …


Portable Network Graphics

Portable Network Graphics (PNG is a raster graphics file format that supports not for professional-quality print graphics, and therefore

Display Interfaces (VGA, DVI, HDMI, Display Port) Round Up (NCIX Tech Tips #84)Display Interfaces (VGA, DVI, HDMI, Display Port) Round Up (NCIX Tech Tips #84)
This episode Linus will walk through all the different video interfaces out there and what is the advantages for each of them.

Graphics Resources, Where To Find Quality Free Photos, Stock Photographs, Graphics, Free Clipart, Images, Royalty-free Photography, …
http://www.websitetips.com/graphics/resources/
Where to Find Quality Photographs, Illustrations, Icons, Clipart, and More. Wondering where to find professional-looking photos, illustrations, clipart, or other graphics, especially for Web sites.

inspire-graphic-design-for-nondesigners-mar-2014Inspire! Graphic design for non-designers mar 2014
from CommunicateAndHowe, 1 month ago in Design
GRAPHIC DESIGN FOR NON-DESIGNERS Have you ever wondered what graphic designers know that makes their work look so great? Our panel shares their secrets so that you can make your own posters, brochures and other print materials. Anyone can make effective and attractive materials with the right knowledge. You’ll come away with tips and advice that can noticeably improve your desktop publishing or do-it-yourself design and a get better sense of when to use the talents of a trained graphic

How to save on printer ink
ITProPortal, on Mon, 21 Apr 2014 08:00:00 -0700
And for inkjets, if you don't print a lot, you may be better off with lower capacity cartridges (see our final tip). … Some colour lasers are capable of printing graphics, photos, and/or text at a quality suitable for use in basic marketing hand-outs

100 Steps for Improving Your Website and eBusiness – Effective Tips for …
Brian McGrath, published unknown, 0 pages

Social Media


Social software

Social software applications , also known as social apps, include communication Social networking in a work environment : memo or network

Using social media successfully in your small business marketingUsing social media successfully in your small business marketing
http://thecogentcoach.com/Social_Media_In_Small_Business_Marketing.html How to use social media to improve your small business marketing, particularly releva…

Free Social Media and Social Network for Small Business | SBA.gov
http://www.sba.gov/community/discussion-boards/free-social-media-and-social-network-small-business
Finally, there is a great social network built from the ground up for small business, entrepreneurs, startups and SMBs. Ogoing provides the latest social media …

social-networking-for-small-business-part-iSimplifying Social Networking for Small Business Part I
from Riiplay.tv, 3 years ago in Business
This is a presentation I recently gave to area entrepreneurs on Simplifying Social Media for Small Business. Unfortunately the upload to slideshare tends to mess up some of the formatting and links. That said, I hope the content is still useful to you. Enjoy.


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Small Businesses and Social Media | Social Media Today
http://socialmediatoday.com/rss/all
Five actionable ways small businesses can make a big impact on social media.

42 Rules of Social Media for Small Business
Jennifer L. Jacobson, published 2009, 122 pages

Graphics & Designing

Home Designing

http://www.home-designing.com/
Inspirational Interior Design Ideas for Living Room Design, Bedroom Design,
Kitchen Design and the entire home – The Web's Number #1 Source for Interior …


Design

Methods of designing: Design methods. Design Methods is a broad area that focuses on: Exploring possibilities and constraints by focusing

Fashion Designing Body Templates : Fashion Design for BeginnersFashion Designing Body Templates : Fashion Design for Beginners
Subscribe Now: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ehowbeauty Watch More: http://www.youtube.com/ehowbeauty Fashion designing is easier with …

Designing Websites for Kids – Trends and Best Practices – Smashing Magazine
http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2009/11/27/designing-websites-for-kids-trends-and-best-practices/
Websites designed for children have been largely overlooked in web design articles and design roundups, but there are many beautiful and interesting design elements and layouts presented on children's websites that are worthy of discussion and analysis.

designing-for-touch-mobile-design-is-industrial-designDesigning for Touch: Mobile Design is Industrial Design
from joshclark, 3 years ago in Technology
Designing for touch means you’re doing more than just slinging pixels: you’re designing a physical interface to be explored by human hands. Just as surely as if you were soldering circuit boards, molding plastic, or shuffling die-cast buttons, your design defines the physical experience of the device, with honest-to-god ergonomic issues. Explore how industrial-design principles apply to mobile app design, and learn the rules of thumb (and fingers) that describe the best app designs.

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Website Designing | Webshine TechnologyWebsite Designing | Webshine Technology
http://webshine.in/website-designing/

GM Calls On CoverCar To Protect Showroom Finish On Vehicles During …
GM Authority (blog), on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 10:31:47 -0700
Like a layer of protective clothing, covers can protect vehicles from bad weather, rust, rocks and other elements that can blemish the paint of a vehicle. Those who take extra care in maintaining their rides may have a cover tailored to fit their exact

Amazon already designing eighth generation of delivery …
http://www.theverge.com/users/MarcinUGP
Amazon has plenty of issues to resolve before its Prime Air delivery drones stand a chance of getting in the air, but CEO Jeff Bezos says the company is rapidly testing more prototypes. In a letter to shareholders published with …

Managing as Designing
Edited by Richard J. Boland, Jr. and Fred Collopy, published 2004, 0 pages

Social Media

Which social network is best for your business? – CNN Money

http://money.cnn.com/gallery/smallbusiness/2013/10/30/social-media-network/
Oct 30, 2013 Almost 75% of small businesses use social media, but do they use it correctly?
Here's a rundown of the top 6 sites and how best to use them.


Social media marketing

Social media marketing refers to the process of gaining website traffic or and encourages readers to share it with their social network s.

Social Media Tips #3 | How To Use Google Plus For Business SEO| Social Networking Marketing TricksSocial Media Tips #3 | How To Use Google Plus For Business SEO| Social Networking Marketing Tricks
http://bit.ly/1erhhWw – Get our FREE 3 Day Social Media Marketing Video eCourse here. Learn to generate 1000s of customers from Google Plus+ SEO, Facebook, …

smSmallBiz – MarketWatch – Stock Market Quotes, Business News, Financial News
http://www.smsmallbiz.com/capital/Is_A_Peer_To_Peer_Loan_Right_For_You.html
LOOK AHEAD Most important tech trends to watch in 2014 Major shifts in the tech industry became more pronounced in 2013 and the coming year should see many key trends, led by mobile, cloud computing and social networking, become even more ubiquitous. 10 things Social Security won't tell you.

verizon-small-business-chris-dessi-presenting-social-media-for-small-businessVerizon Small Business: Chris Dessi presenting social media for small business
from cdessi, 1 year ago in
Presented on November 7th, 2012 via Webinar to Verizon Small Business Participants. The full webinar can be found on Brighttalk on demand – here https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/6255/55997

5 Tips for a Winning Social Media Game Plan
Fox Business, on Mon, 14 Apr 2014 06:07:30 -0700
With nearly a dozen popular social networks now operating, it can be difficult for businesses to decide where they should devote their attention. In order to get a solid return on their social media investments, small businesses need to have a clear

Birds of a Feather Flock Together on Vingle, New Social …
http://smallbiztrends.com/
A new South Korean-based social network called Vingle wants to help you connect and converse with people who have similar passions across the globe no matter what languages they speak! The site … DashBurst is part of the Small Business Trends Publisher Channel and is an open content network for creators, marketers, designers, bloggers, small businesses and brands and covers the latest in social media, marketing, technology and design. The site also …

42 Rules of Social Media for Small Business
Jennifer L. Jacobson, published 2009, 122 pages