Monthly Archives: September 2015

Graphics & Designing

Best Quality for High Resolution Graphics – Word Tips – Tips.Net
Aug 1, 2015 If those documents include graphics, then you also need to make sure that …
Here are some ideas on how to get the best quality you can. (Tips.

Portable Network Graphics

alpha channel). PNG was designed for transferring images on the Internet, not for professional-quality print graphics, and therefore does not support non-RGB

power-point-text-graphicsPower Point Text Graphics
from vfascio, ago in
Intro to PowerPoint XP/2002: Uses and how to create a simple PPT presentation.

The 7 Best Visual Marketing Tools for Non-Designers
Business 2 Community, on Wed, 23 Sep 2015 19:03:45 -0700
Not only does it offer you the chance to create your own visuals, they also have their convenient Design School which includes tips and tricks through their blog, as well as free tutorials and teaching material to help you share the love of Canva

Fix Graphics Display Rendering Issues – Google Earth
… views poorly on your machine or not at all? This tip provides troubleshooting advice. … If graphics problems frequently occur, however, the following may help you diagnose graphics issues and tweak Google Earth so it can render satellite images correctly and quickly. First, read the release notes to ensure that your … but this may speed up the rendering process. 6. Check the "Compress" button underneath "Texture Colors" to speed up graphics display at the expense of quality. 7.

Reader’s Digest 1,001 Computer Hints & Tips: An A-to-Z Guide to Making the …
Reader’s Digest Editors, published 2001, 351 pages

Social Media

Social Media – Mashable
The latest happenings in social media, plus tips on using Twitter, Facebook,
YouTube, Foursquare and other social tools on the web.

No Social Media

"No Social Media" is a song by American hip hop recording artist Wiz Khalifa from his upcoming sixth studio album Rolling Papers 2: The Weed Album. It

6-questionssocialmediastrategy-markschaefer6 Questions to Lead You to a Social Media Strategy
from Rialta, ago in
It can be intimidating and overwhelming to try to develop a social media strategy, but if you follow through on these six questions, your strategy will reveal itself.

Why Is Richard Dawkins Such a Jerk on Social Media?
Slate Magazine, on Fri, 25 Sep 2015 10:36:10 -0700
But you'd be forgiven for thinking he is, based on his willingness to say offensive things on social media, often at the expense of non-famous people. In the latest iteration, he proposed the notion—just as a simple “what if”—that Ahmed Mohamed got

Sport stars extend Eid greetings on social media | SAMAA TV
As Muslims across the world celebrate Eid ul Azha, sports star took to social media to send Eid greetings to fans and families. – Watch details in this…

The Art of Social Media: Power Tips for Power Users
Guy Kawasaki, Peg Fitzpatrick, published 2014, 208 pages

Graphics & Designing

Designing Interactions
The introduction and final chapter combine to describe the approach to designing
interactions that has evolved at IDEO. The 800 page book is illustrated with …

List of Russian weaponry makers

This list of Russian weaponry makers includes the famous weaponry inventors and engineers of the Tsardom of Russia, Russian Empire, the Soviet Union and

designing-with-lean-ux-rapid-product-design-ux-lisbon-2014Designing with Lean UX : Rapid Product Design [UX Lisbon 2014]
from intelleto, ago in
Inside you there is a secret product idea.some problem you are just itching to solve. Yet it falls prey to that deadly statement: “Someday, when I have more time.” In this action-packed 180 minutes, UX Lisbon participants got their ideas out and into the world. Using Lean Startup principles and these fun and rapid methods, they created a coherent, lo-fi product concept and got peer feedback on it. From identifying the problem it solves for people and understanding the role it plays in customers’ lives to identifying a key metric to indicate traction, they explored the idea in full. They wrapped up with practical, actionable (and simple!) next steps to propel the ideas forward.

Website Designing – Outlook WebsolutionWebsite Designing – Outlook Websolution

Designing Dreams: A Talk With Alessandro Colombo of the Istituto Europeo del …
Huffington Post, on Fri, 25 Sep 2015 06:41:15 -0700
Italy is a country of contradictions. But then, everything and everyone who is even remotely interesting to me is a mix of old and new, good and bad, mild and passionate — with every nuance of feelings and experiences in between. The world would be a …

The Talos Principle on PS4: Designing AI to Test a Game …
The October 13th launch date for The Talos Principle: Deluxe Edition on PS4 is drawing near and with that we wanted to pull back the curtain a little bit on the award-winning philosophical puzzle game. Making a game is hard, …

Designing books: practice and theory
Jost Hochuli, Robin Kinross, published 1996, 166 pages

Social Media

5 Skills Your Social Media Manager Must Have – Forbes
Jun 8, 2015 Social media management isn't just about posting content to a business's social
media channels. It isn't (or shouldn't be) a position you hire for …

Sumaya Kazi

where she was the senior social media manager for the Global Communications division. Kazi, one of the first social media managers at a Fortune 500 company

social-media-manager-25449586Social Media Managers – what they do & should do
from LinkAssistant, ago in
The presentation describes the profession of a Social Media Manager. It is a brief explanation of the main principles, methods and mechanisms this job has. The presentation also describes how to optimize the process of social media management and make it more effective.

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The Social Media Management Handbook: Everything You Need To Know To Get …
Robert Wollan, Nick Smith, Catherine Zhou, published 2010, 352 pages

Graphics & Designing

What is Graphics? Webopedia
For example, laser printers and plotters are graphics devices because they
permit the computer to output pictures. A graphics monitor is a display monitor
that …

Raster graphics

In computer graphics, a raster graphics image is a dot matrix data structure representing a generally rectangular grid of pixels, or points of color,

rgraphics-12040991Introduction to R Graphics with ggplot2
from izahn, ago in
This introduction to the popular ggplot2 R graphics package will show you how to create a wide variety of graphical displays in R. Data sets and additional workshop materials available at

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Nvidia's next-gen 'Pascal' graphics cards will get 16GB of …
At the GPU Technology Conference in Japan, Nvidia Corp. once again revealed key features of its next-generation graphics processing architecture code-named “Pascal”. As a it appears, the company has slightly changed its …

The Grammar of Graphics
Leland Wilkinson, published 2006, 691 pages

Social Media

12 Best Social Media Management Tools – DashBurst
Jul 1, 2015 Having the right social media management tools and a presence on all the major
networks like Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn is a …

Online presence management

engine optimization, pay per click marketing, reputation management, directory listings, social media, link sharing, and other avenues to create a long-term

digital-social-mobile-in-china-in-2015Digital, Social & Mobile in China in 2015
from wearesocialsg, ago in
Continuing our series of studies into Digital, Social and Mobile use around the world, this report explores the connected landscape in China in August 2015. It shares the latest active user figures for fixed and mobile internet; shares details of the most active social media platforms, and outlines user behaviour across mobile devices and e-commerce. For more info, please visit

EDITORIAL: Social media management and you
Central Michigan Life, on Wed, 23 Sep 2015 19:03:45 -0700
Generally, if your comment has been removed or if you have been blocked from our social media it was done to keep discussions civil and productive. We try to keep the comment section on our website and Facebook as a forum for intelligent discussion and

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

Graphics & Designing

Braizen • Branding Design for Creative Small Businesses
International design firm, Braizen, specializes in branding identity design for
small businesses and creative entrepreneurs.

Web design

also understand the type of website they are designing, meaning, for example, that (B2B) business-to-business website design considerations might differ

budget-web-designing-services-for-small-business-wwwroscodigitalmediacouk-47675221Budget Web Designing Services for Small Business –
from RoscoMedia, ago in
A website is an important tool that can be used by small businesses to expand their business globally. It makes a lot of sense to have an effective online presence in a age where a good number of financial transaction happen online. Check more at

Top Website Design Mistakes Small Business Owners Make
Business 2 Community, on Sat, 12 Sep 2015 15:02:34 -0700
Unfortunately for most small businesses, we're not instantly recognized so we need content to explain what we do, for whom and what benefits we provide, otherwise visitors will go elsewhere to find the information they need. On the other hand, a text

Designing a Trade Deal with Small Business in Mind – The …
The CEO of a small greeting card company in Portland, Oregon shares why she is standing up for the President's trade deal, the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Tess Darrow. In 1999, I left a design job to pursue my passion for …

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Social Media

Is Social Media Worth It For Small Businesses? – Forbes
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

the social and behavioral sciences. For social networking sites, see Social networking service. For the 2010 movie, see The Social Network. For other

tlcs-social-networking-for-small-businessTLCS Social Networking for Small Business
from MarklynJohnson, ago in
Top Level Computer Services (TLCS) specializes in helping small businesses utilize Social Media to increase exposure to their client base and help create brand loyalty. This is an outsourced service for companies that can’t afford to pay another employee for this exponentially growing networking, sales generating juggernaut. Take the complexity out focus on your day to day and let TLCS do the work for you at a fraction of the cost of hiring a full time employee.

Fresh funding for Alignable, startup building a social network for small …
BetaBoston, on Mon, 21 Sep 2015 05:05:57 -0700
In the era of Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, Eric Groves says it's surprising that many small business owners still attend monthly networking breakfasts, hoping to make connections and get referrals that will build their businesses. His startup

Small Business Marketing: How Much Does Social Media …
Vasts expereince in SEO, SEM, Social Media, Website Development from small businesses to large corporations. Currently Digital Marketing Product Manager with Smart Reach Digital. Managing SEO, Social Media, Website, …

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Graphics & Designing

Slave Labor Graphics

business without paying Slave Labor Graphics.[citation needed] In 1995, Slave Labor Graphics added an imprint called "Amaze Ink" intended to be for all

vehicle-graphics-a-different-way-to-advertise-small-business-vehicle-wrap-promotionsVehicle Graphics: A Different Way to Advertise Small business: Vehicle Wrap Promotions
from carwraps270, ago in

Nice To Meet You Again: Business Cards, Greeting Cards and Invitations, on Tue, 22 Sep 2015 05:45:00 -0700
From the publisher: "Expanding the spectrum of visual greetings from business cards to include greeting cards and invitations, the third installment of the Nice To Meet You collection encapsulates the new perspectives designers have brought forward in

Coreldraw Graphics Suite Small Business Edition | The …
Donut King Franchise Opportunities. Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release. Corel today released CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X7 – Small Business Edition, its graphics solution for small business …

Small Business: An Entrepreneur’s Business Plan
Gail Hiduke, J. Ryan, published 2013, 503 pages

Social Media

A Beginner's Social Media Guide for Small Businesses Social Media …
Apr 24, 2014 Your networks should work together to help you achieve your goals. …. When
using social media for your startup or small business, the most …

Social media

percent of their time on social networking sites, thus proving how popular social media platforms have become. Some social media sites have greater virality

the-small-business-social-media-a-guide-to-biz-sugarThe small business social media, a guide to biz sugar
from NiallDevitt1, ago in
BizSugar is a niche resource and social networking platform for the small business community. The social networking platform is owned and operated by Anita Campbell of Small Business Trends LLC. Small Business Trends LLC is a stable of 7 websites including the flagship site Small Business Trends, group business blog Tweak Your Biz and BizSugar. As their former community manager, I am well placed to advise you on how to get the most from the platform. What is BizSugar? BizSugar is a place where you can submit and share your small business content. Once submitted, the BizSugar community votes on this content with the most voted posts making it to the home page. The business case for using BizSugar: • BizSugar is a niche and successful social media for anyone interested in the International Small Business community. • With over 1 million registered members based around the Globe, it is an effective way to target the small business community, promote your content and drive qualified traffic back to your website. • It allows you make connections with small business owners, managers and entrepreneurs and to stay informed. • “Top stories” on BizSugar make it into their Top 10 widget, weekly Top 10 newsletter and the Twitter feed where they get even more visibility. What others say about BizSugar: Steven Hughes, GeeklessTech: “BizSugar is a recommended platform to market your website and blog…There are also moderators that get involved and comment, keeping the pace fluid…Be consistent and you’ll make connections. The BizSugar blog traffic back to your site will be sweet.” TJ McCue, Forbes: “If you are looking for high quality content you can trust, BizSugar offers it. There are real people moderating, vetting, and culling out the spam. There is an opportunity to build a reputation in this niche social network and then spread your content and ideas.” John Jantsch, Wall Street Journal: Try “networks that cater to business owners, such as Biznik and BizSugar.”

Social Media for Small Business with Hootsuite and Yelp
B&T Marketing & Media, on Tue, 15 Sep 2015 23:45:00 -0700
With Hootsuite, brands harness the power of social. Our platform brings together your social networks and integrates with hundreds of business applications. It's the one place to build customer relationships, listen to the needs of the market and grow

Networking Q&A: Social Media For Small Business | J Kelly …
What are the top 3 companies helping small business maximize social media? Before you engage anyone to help you maximize social media, determine the primary why of your engagement. Is it general marketing? Is it new …

Social Networking: Easy Blog & Social Media Strategy For the Small Business …
Faith M. Davis, published unknown, 0 pages