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2016
29/Feb

Why You Should Be Using Periscope

February 29, 2016

By Anne Noordsy

Social media clearly isn’t leaving us anytime soon. The utilization of social media grows exponentially as the years go on. We are all familiar with the apps Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest but little do we know that more social media platforms are in the works of becoming major hits.

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2015
15/Sep

What Exactly Is A Drone?

September 15, 2015

by Robin Breen

The technical definition of a drone is an aircraft without a human pilot aboard.  The technical name for a drone is “Unmanned Aerial Vehicle” which is why you’ll often hear a drone referred to as a UAV.  This UAV is the little machine you see flying in the air that has a camera attached to it.

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2015
24/Aug

Beyond Mouse and Keyboard

August 24, 2015

by Justin Romine

When was the last time you used your desktop computer for anything other than work? More than likely you’d rather sit on your comfortable couch and browse the internet on your iPad. Data reported from many popular websites says you aren’t alone in this, with views from mobile devices recently overtaking desktop visits.

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2015
13/Aug

Web Design – The year of bigger, better, bolder

August 13, 2015

by Matt Duplinsky

Web design has always been a strictly defined set of rules and practices, but what we haven’t considered is the full spectrum of possibilities.

So far, 2015 has been the year of boldness, and breaking the templated boundaries of strictly defined rules and practices. Done boldly, designers can push the limits of human interaction and imagination on the web.

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2015
24/Jul

Designing Effective Screens

July 24, 2015

A lot of thought goes into designing a website, building screens and user flows. What often gets missed out is a feedback loop. Designing screens involves a lot of effort both before, during and after the process. Most screens are part of a process. For example, a screen where users’ credit card information is entered is a step in the checkout process.

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2015
12/Feb

Video Content for Business, Big and Small

February 12, 2015

With the evolution of media, now more than ever companies are competing for your attention. With a nonstop clutter of content, messages and ideas are often lost in the static. This is the reason why the type of media vehicle you chose to house your content and message needs to be engaging, easy to access and straight forward.  

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2015
08/Feb

Summer Party Attire

February 8, 2015

Things To Do After Prom In Chicago

A bridesmaid is a girl who attends the bride at the time of a marriage or bridal ceremony. If the marriage is to be held closer to summer season, it is even ok for girls to wear extra open shoes and men to wear lighter fabrics like linens,

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2014
10/Mar

My Mom Does Not Want to go on Safari

March 10, 2014

by Julie Avellino, Dir of Strategy @KnockMedia

My mom, Margie, is almost 63. She is a photographer and works at a gift shop. She’s like most baby-boomers in a lot of ways. Except my mother does not want to go on a safari. I never knew this, until recently, when my sister gave my mom an iphone for Christmas so that my mom can take pictures on the fly.

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