There’s something captivating about a good cinemagraph. The steam that never stops rising from a cup of coffee, the traffic moving endlessly on the road and the models hair caught by the breeze. It’s no wonder that cinemagraphs are an effective part of content marketing.
A company logo is one of the first things you create when you launch a new business. Let’s face it, we all like to pretend we’re designers and having a logo somehow makes your project feel more real. Plus you won’t feel like an idiot if you don’t have a logo when someone asks you about it.
Unless you’ve got the memory of the Rain Man you’re probably struggling to manage all the passwords in your life. This is a problem and let’s face it a security issue. You don’t want to be resetting your passwords all the time, because you forgot which password you used for what site. What you really need is a password manager.
If you’re running a website you want to grow your email list, and that means upping the conversion rate. For a blog or E-commerce store a higher conversion rate means more leads and ultimately money in the bank. Unfortunately the average conversion rate for a lightbox hovers around 2% – 4%. Gamified optin forms can increase that number by 400%.
In between watching viral videos of animals doing tricks, humans doing crazy things and liking photos of another person sitting with their back to the camera in a beautiful setting, people stop playing with their social media to consume content. A lot of content… In fact social media is one of the largest sources of referral traffic to websites.
Coming up with a great headline for your content is essential. That’s easier said than done. Sometimes tumbleweed rolls in that space between your ears where your brain should be. Whatever combination of words you come up with are terrible. Well, rest assured it happens to the best of us…
Photoshop is the ultimate designer’s tool. When you master it you’ll be as confident as Mr Miyagi waxing a sports car. The problem is you don’t need all that power for simple design jobs. Sometimes you just want a nice point and click solution. A simple alternative to Photoshop.
Blogger crack, more commonly known as Pinterest. The site can send hundreds or even thousands of people to your blog every day. Once you see those analytics stats you’ll get hooked and you’re not the exception. Long story short, you should be using Pinterest to drive traffic to your site…
Product mockups are great for online marketing. You can use them to show off your t-shirt designs, on sales pages, as a social media graphic for Pinterest or to showcase your app or website. The problem is they are a pain to create. Most people either turn to their ‘go to’ designer or spend a frustrating 30 minutes designing a graphic in Photoshop.