Monthly Archives: December 2014

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 …


Business intelligence

designing a business intelligence/DW-solution, the specific problems associated with semi-structured and unstructured data must be accommodated for as

Website Design St Augustine Florida - Small Business Internet Marketing ServicesWebsite Design St Augustine Florida – Small Business Internet Marketing Services
Website Design St Augustine Florida http://localinternetmarketing.net/local-seo-services/website-design-st-augustine/ Before you hire a web design company in…

Little New for Small Business in Obama Job Speech – NYTimes.com
http://boss.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/12/08/little-new-for-small-business-in-obama-job-speech/
With all of the run-up to the jobs proposals President Obama announced today — the White House forum last Thursday, the speech in Allentown on Friday — small-business owners might be forgiven for expecting something new in the administration's initiatives.

web-design-for-the-small-business-ownerWeb Design for the Small Business Owner
from ludelljones, ago in Marketing
This guide was created to help small business owners perform their own website audit and/or enable them to understand what to look for when working with a web designer.

Home Business Innovation 2014: OOf Design
The Guardian, on Fri, 05 Dec 2014 07:22:30 -0800
OOf designs and produces furniture that revolutionises working with smartphones, tablets and laptops from offices and public spaces. With a limited budget during early concept development, George Liarikos, founder of OOf and designer of the OOf Box

The Small Business Website Design Guide
Lisa Pecunia, published 2011, 0 pages

Social Media

Is Social Media Worth It For Small Businesses? – Forbes

http://www.forbes.com/sites/michaelfertik/2014/08/21/is-social-media-worth-it-for-small-businesses/
Aug 21, 2014 For many small businesses, social media feels like a never-ending party where
attendance alone is insufficient – one must make a Big, …


Social network advertising

Online advertising that focus on social networking sites. One of the major benefits of advertising on a social networking site (e.g. Facebook, Myspace, Friendster

Social Media Strategy for Small BusinessesSocial Media Strategy for Small Businesses
Social media can be daunting. In this video we share some of our top tricks to help improve your social media ranking for your small businesses. Take our FRE…

Small Business – Profiles – Businessweek
http://www.businessweek.com/small-business/profiles
Happify Sells Social Networking Science, for Now. America's Most Promising Social Entrepreneurs 2012. Meet the brains behind 25 ventures that aim to tackle social ills and turn a profit.

an-introduction-to-web-20-social-networking-for-small-businessesAn Introduction to Web 2.0 & Social Networking for Small Businesses
from ericavautier, ago in Technology
Last week I was fortunate to have the opportunity to speak to the Rancho Bernardo Business Association about Social Media. Through this power point presentation and open conversation, we explored the movement of marketing from traditional media to electronic media. We discussed the ideas behind Web 2.0 and how the dynamic interactions of Social Networking sites gives power to consumers and what small businesses can do to leverage these tools. Please enjoy this presentation introducing the

The Future of Social Media: 25 Experts Share Their 2015 Predictions
Business 2 Community, on Mon, 22 Dec 2014 03:03:45 -0800
This along with targeted Facebook advertising will have previously unsuccessful small business social media communications seen and heard by qualified customers looking for companies offering personalized solutions. 3. Drew Larison, Social Media …

7 Steps for Small Business Social Media Success
http://www.business2community.com/
If you're tired of spinning your wheels in the social media landscape, if you're confused about how to make it work for your business, if you think you have to sign up everywhere. Take a deep breath. You don't have to do that.

Social Media and Small Business Marketing
Stephen Wilson, published 2010, 0 pages

Graphics & Designing


2D computer graphics

computer graphics (whose approach is more akin to photography than to typography). In many domains, such as desktop publishing, engineering, and business, a

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 – Website Privacy Policy – Businessweek
http://www.businessweek.com/small-business/business-forms/website-privacy-policy
This document can be used by small businesses or other entities that have an interactive website and want to protect their users' confidential information by providing this privacy policy along with the terms of service.

graphic-design-101-for-marketers-and-business-ownersGraphic Design 101 For Marketers and Business Owners
from visiblelogic, ago in Design
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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NEW! CorelDRAW® Graphics Suite X5 – Small Business …
http://coreldraw.com/blogs/
CorelDRAW® Graphics Suite X5 – Small Business Edition brings big design value to small businesses. Ideal for illustration, layout, tracing, web graphics and photo editing, this powerful suite includes 3 software licenses so …


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Social Media


Social media

information, ideas, and pictures/videos in virtual communities and networks. Social media is defined as "a group of Internet-based applications that build

Social Media Marketing for Small Businesses Top 5 Social Networking StrategiesSocial Media Marketing for Small Businesses Top 5 Social Networking Strategies
http://www.Capital-Visions.co.uk Business marketing – Learn everything your need to know about small business marketing from Internet Marketing Success Coach…

Social Media Breakdown – How Kred Can Make Your Business Smarter – Entrepreneur.com
http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220477
In today's social-media obsessed world, there are many analytical tools and companies to help you measure your online influence. While Klout has pretty much owned the social-media influence market, some are questioning the reliability of the company's data and "score.".

5-small-business-strategies-for-social-media5 Small Business Strategies for Social Media
from plethllc, ago in Technology
Our latest presentation at Arkansas State University Small Business and Development Center on Social Media and Small Business. Presented by Abbi Siler in Jonesboro, Arkansas.

A Small Business Guide to Social Media Marketing
iMedia Connection (blog), on Mon, 01 Dec 2014 13:52:14 -0800
LinkedIn. LinkedIn is known as the professional's social media site. Small businesses may not benefit as much from using this site, but professional services companies use it for networking. If your business uses LinkedIn to share information, remember

42 Rules of Social Media for Small Business: A Modern Survival Guide that …
Jennifer L. Jacobson, published 2009, 122 pages

Graphics & Designing


Cg (programming language)

Graphics, Addison-Wesley Professional, ISBN 0-321-19496-9 Randima Fernando, GPU Gems: Programming Techniques, Tips, and Tricks for Real-Time Graphics

The Elder Scrolls Online: Graphics Quality - In Game TestingThe Elder Scrolls Online: Graphics Quality – In Game Testing
The Elder Scrolls Online: Graphics Quality – In Game Testing The Elder Scrolls Online: First Day Impressions – Basic Tips & Tricks: http://youtu.be/SHrF1Yp9w…

Professional Graphic Design – High Quality and Affordable – Graphic Designer Tips – Video Tutorials and …
http://graphicdesignertips.com/custom-professional-graphic-design/
Professional Graphic Design Services professional-graphic-design-services. Affordable High Quality Professional Graphic Design services offered by Graphic Designer Tips includes Postcard Design, Web Banners, Business Cards, Email Marketing and more. Custom Professional Graphic Design.

protocol-for-photographs-25302531Quick Tips for clicking high-quality snaps
from balgiprasad, ago in Technology

Ten SEO tips for small to mid-sized companies
BQ Live, on Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:00:40 -0800
Because if they have more quality content than you, wouldn't it be possible that the search engines pick up their amount of content over yours on the same topics? … Search engines want descriptive meta characters to optimize your graphics properly.

Where Do You Get Your High Quality Graphics From?
http://basicblogtips.com/
The problem is that to acquire high quality graphics nowadays, you'd have to pay real currency for it. It's not expensive, but it's not an ideal way for people who are just starting out online and haven't made any income yet to be spending their …

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

Social Media

Social Networking – Mashable

http://mashable.com/category/social-networking/
A social network service consists of a representation of each user (often a profile)
, his/her social links, and a variety of additional services. Most social network …


Elixio

visualized 20+ Online Networking Opportunities for Job Seekers Elixio Social Media Networking Site Abdel-Halim, Mona. "20+ Online Networking Opportunities

The Social Media Revolution 2014The Social Media Revolution 2014
Check Out http://buzzzsocialmedia.com/VideoMakerFX Easy To Use Software That Creates Professional Videos Like This. RIGHT HERE RIGHT NOW !!!!

Analyzing Social Media Networks with NodeXL – Insights from a Connected World – Derek Hansen, Ben …
http://www.amazon.com/Analyzing-Social-Media-Networks-NodeXL/dp/0123822297
"Hansen, Shneiderman, and Smith, along with their collaborators, have written a readable introduction to the field of social media network analysis. Furthermore, the book is a nice tutorial on an interesting tool that readers can experiment with on their own. For example, the readers can simply use the Facebook applica…

social-media-networking-the-evolving-workforce-9537373Social Media & Networking – The Evolving Workforce
from ToddWheatland, ago in Business

Social Network Website Use Dips In U.K. And U.S. — Study
TechCrunch, on Thu, 11 Dec 2014 02:30:00 -0800
The use of social networking websites such as Facebook has dipped in the U.S and U.K., according to research conducted by U.K. telecoms regulator, Ofcom. Visits to 'traditional' social networks also fell in Japan and China between September 2013 and …

The social media network that's worst for bullying is …
https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/
We asked you which social network was the worst for bullying and you answered with gusto. Just not as much gusto as 4Chan's /pol/ board.


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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. Home Designing Blog Magazine covering.


Designing Heaven

"Designing Heaven" is synthpop trio Heaven 17’s first single from the 1996 album Bigger Than America. It was written by all three members. The single

Google I/O 2014 - Designing for wearablesGoogle I/O 2014 – Designing for wearables
Speaker(s): Alex Faaborg, Bob Ryskamp, Emmet Connolly, Hayes Raffle Description: Wearable technology requires new design approaches. We’ll share our design p…

Designing with Food – Abduzeedo Design Inspiration
http://abduzeedo.com/designing-food
About the author of this post. Designing with Food. I've been seeing a lot of designs using real food and it's really refreshing specially if relates and reinforces the message. Today I decided to select a few of these pieces to share here and inspire you for your next project. Brought to you by.

rapid-product-design-in-the-wild-agile-icelandRapid Product Design in the Wild – Agile Iceland
from micheleidesmith, ago in Technology
A version of my Rapid Product Design in the Wild talk at Agile Iceland 2014. http://www.agileisland.is How do you know you’re developing the right product? This talk will help you think creatively about how to do customer development using Agile and Lean User Experience methods. I share what we learnt about using rapid, iterative prototyping techniques to develop a minimum viable product at a software conference. In August 2012 we attended Kscope, a conference for Oracle developers

5 Tips for Designing a New Logo5 Tips for Designing a New Logo
http://www.bbb.org/sdoc/news-events/news-releases/2014/05/5-tips-for-designing-a-new-logo/


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This is how professional designers create their logos – Sploid
http://sploid.gizmodo.com/
Yesterday we saw here that famous logos can have hidden meanings, almost like easter eggs designers use to enrich them. But how do those logos come to life? Designer Aaron Draplin explains in this video how his creative …

Enterprise Integration Patterns: Designing, Building, and Deploying …
Gregor Hohpe, Bobby Woolf, published 2012, 735 pages

Social Media


Social media intelligence

Social media intelligence (SMI) refers to the collectives tools and solutions that allow organizations to monitor social channels and conversations, respond

5 Crazy Ways Social Media Is Changing Your Brain Right Now5 Crazy Ways Social Media Is Changing Your Brain Right Now
Your brain may never be the same! Watch our Q&A: http://youtu.be/thYzq0TEwbs Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. BOX 93, Toronto P, TORONTO, ON, M5S2S6 Subs…

Ignite Social Media
http://www.ignitesocialmedia.com/
Social Media is a Cocktail Party. The original social media agency. We use strategy, creativity and analytics to engage your audience and ensure your brand is part of the conversation. By devising strategies that fuse content with technology, we help your brand make deeper connections.

nick2-22812988Social Selling 101: How A Sales Manager Uses Social Media To Do His Job
from crainssocial, ago in Business
In this presentation, Nick Stepanovich of ADP in Chicago shares his knowledge of social media selling in the business realm.

Bill Clinton needs some social media help. So we asked an expert.
Washington Post (blog), on Mon, 22 Dec 2014 05:52:30 -0800
About a month ago, I thought to myself, Hmm, Bill Clinton on the campaign trail in an era of omnipresent cameras and social media seems risky. Honestly. I did. You probably don't believe me because, sure enough, Clinton got caught seemingly checking

The Big Book of Social Media: Case Studies, Stories, Perspectives
unknown, published 2010, 280 pages

Graphics & Designing

Computer graphics – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Computer_graphics
Computer graphics are pictures created using computers and the representation
of image data by a computer specifically with help from specialized graphic …


Precision Graphics Markup Language

Precision Graphics Markup Language (PGML) is an XML-based language for representing vector graphics. It was a World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) submission

Motion Graphics ReelMotion Graphics Reel
Motion Graphics Reel, showcasing a variety of title work I have designed and animated, both CGI and practical titles for film, television and multimedia. www…

S3 Graphics – Create world-class graphics and video cores
http://www.s3graphics.com/
Chrome 5400E DK for Potential Business Partners.

graphic-design-for-non-graphic-designersGraphic Design For non graphic designers
from shira73, ago in
graphic design presentation for non graphic designers

graphics wallpapers, desktop wallpaper » GoodWP.comgraphics wallpapers, desktop wallpaper » GoodWP.com
http://www.goodwp.com/tags/graphics/page/31/


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Judge allows lawsuit over Killzone Shadow Fall's 1080p …
http://www.eurogamer.net/
The lawsuit over Killzone Shadow Fall's graphics may yet go to court.In August we reported on a class action lawsuit that accused Sony of misleading gamers…

R Graphics Cookbook
Winston Chang, published 2013, 396 pages

Social Media

The Life of a Social Media Manager: How to Spend Time on Social …

https://blog.bufferapp.com/social-media-manager-schedule-checklist
Sep 17, 2014 See how a typical social media manager keeps a schedule and follows a
checklist to achieve the many different tasks and to-dos of a typical …


William Sledd

under the title What William Thinks, and focusses on his work as a social media manager. Sledd lives in Paducah, Kentucky, and worked at clothing retailer

Community Manager y Social Media Manager. Funciones.Community Manager y Social Media Manager. Funciones.
Community Manager y Social Media Manager. Funciones. Curso de Community Manager Gratis. Consigue tu Diploma de Community Manager en http://www.CursosDeCommun…

Social Media Management Dashboard – Hootsuite
http://hootsuite.com/
Enhance your social media management with Hootsuite, the leading social media dashboard. Hootsuite Media Inc. The leading social media dashboard to manage and measure your social networks. All your social networks in one app. Manage multiple social networks.

so-you-want-to-become-a-social-media-managerSo You Want To Become A Social Media Manager
from simplify360, ago in Social Media
This is a deck based on the personality traits a social media manager must have. Organizations tend to hire their social media muscle without much thinking and then they suffer, because the people they hired for their social media activities are not social enough. 7 characteristics of a social media manager; 1. Should be funny; 2. Should be a go-getter; 3. Should be sociable, the one who likes meeting new people in real life not only over social networks, 4. Should be good

Chevrolet hires ex-Ford social media manager to bolster strategy
Automotive News, on Mon, 01 Dec 2014 10:32:47 -0800
Chevrolet, which wants a broader, more consistent social media strategy, has hired former Ford social media manager Craig Daitch. Daitch, 39, joins General Motors from SapientNitro, where he was vice president of digital marketing strategy. He managed …

Social Media Managers: Are You Following These Security …
http://blog.lastpass.com/
Many businesses and industries now recognize the benefits of social media. If you're a Social Media Manager or a Marketing professional tasked with that role, you understand the gains for your company in customer service …

The Complete Social Media Community Manager’s Guide: Essential Tools and …
Marty Weintraub, Lauren Litwinka, published 2013, 336 pages