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Easily Create iOS and Android App Store Badges

Need to add an iOS or Android app store badge to your web page? These handy online mobile app badge makers from Apple and Google will save you time.

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13 Oct 2020

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Abandoned Cart Email Copywriting that Brings Shoppers Back

Although they follow a fairly standard template, abandoned cart emails can be made more human, and more effective, through creative copywriting that catches readers' attention and engages them to return to their shopping session and checkout. These examples from leading online retailers showcase a variety of writing styles that emphasize urgency and scarcity while adding […]

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13 Oct 2020 9:48am GMT

30 Sep 2020

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How to Convert Popup Windows to Tabs in Google Chrome

Some websites (e.g., Gmail) create popup windows in Chrome without displaying the menubar, which means that you don't have access to any of the usual Chrome menubar functionality. Recently I wanted to use an extension on a Chrome popup window, but I struggled as I could not figure out how to make the menubar display. […]

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30 Sep 2020 1:09am GMT

28 Sep 2020

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Abandoned Cart Emails Design Gallery

The average shopping cart abandonment rate is slightly under 70%, which translates to billions of dollars in lost sales per year. As a result, an effective abandoned cart email program is essential for most online retailers. These examples from leading ecommerce stores showcase best-in-class examples of copywriting and design that convert abandoned shoppers into customers.

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28 Sep 2020 12:00am GMT

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Online Form Error Message Design Gallery

Filling out web forms has become a part of our daily online lives. However, most people hate completing online forms because they are prone to mistakes which prevent them from completing their task. That's why error message design is a critical component of good online form usability. This error message design gallery showcases examples of […]

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23 Sep 2020 5:00am GMT

22 Sep 2020

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LinkedIn Email Notifications are User Unfriendly

Like many people, I receive multiple LinkedIn direct messages a week, each with its own email notification, like the one below. I find it such a frustrating experience, especially in 2020. Why? Because I cannot view the message without opening LinkedIn. I don't even get to see a preview of the message so that I […]

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22 Sep 2020 1:49am GMT

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LinkedIn Recommendation Generators

The LinkedIn recommendation generator makes those pesky endorsement requests a breeze to do.

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16 Sep 2020 1:00am GMT

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Pricing Tables Design Gallery

Pricing tables are a challenge for the designer because of the critical role they play in the sign-up process. They have to convey a large amount of data and must do so in an easy-to-understand form. They must also clearly differentiate between the features of various pricing plans and guide the user to pick the […]

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13 Sep 2020 2:46am GMT

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Website Footers Design Gallery

With the right design footers can reinforce brand awareness and drive user actions by providing site-wide access to useful secondary information, links and tools.

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12 Sep 2020 12:34pm GMT

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Discussion Forums Design Gallery

A showcase of online discussion forums and chat rooms that combine pleasing visual design and good user experience.

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09 Sep 2020 12:44am GMT

30 Nov 2008

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Photography Blogs and Feeds

digtal Photography School - (RSS) JMG-Galleries - (RSS) Photocritic - (RSS) 365 Portraits - (RSS) Strobist - (RSS) Kwerfeldein - (RSS) Joseph Szymanski - (RSS) File Magazine - (RSS) PhotographyVoter - (RSS) Photopreneur - (RSS) The Daily Critique - (RSS) Catchy Colors Photoblog - (RSS) photodoto - (RSS) daily dose of imagery - (RSS) NYCgraphix Blog Photo - (RSS) Photoshop User TV - (RSS) DIYPhotography.net - (RSS) Earthbound Light - (RSS) Earth Shots [...]

30 Nov 2008 12:45pm GMT

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WP Plugins October 20, 2008

NextGEN Gallery (Download)NextGEN Gallery is a full integrated Image Gallery plugin for WordPress with a Flash slideshow option. d13slideshow (Download)Add animated slideshows of your featured pages and posts. Lifestream (Download)Lifestream displays your social feeds and photos much like you would see it on many of the social networking sites. WP Super Cache(Download)A very fast caching engine for WordPress [...]

20 Oct 2008 8:54am GMT

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Windows Software

Avast: Another free Anti-Virus software. Just as good [...]

11 Oct 2008 10:12pm GMT

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29 Sep 2008 6:25am GMT

Seahorse

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29 Sep 2008 6:19am GMT

27 Sep 2008

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Quality Link Development Tutorial

Link Development Strategies High-quality link development is rarely an instantaneous occurrence. It takes time and patience. With careful planning and implementation, quality link development can help a site receive and maintain targeted search engine traffic. Web Directory Submission One of the quickest ways for a site to receive legitimate, objective, high-quality, third party links is to submit the [...]

27 Sep 2008 11:28pm GMT

Windows Tip

If you work on windows , you know that shutting it down can be really a hassle and time taking , especially when a lot of programs are running . Most of us tend to avoid shut down due to this reason but we know that shut down is always safer and also considered good [...]

27 Sep 2008 4:28pm GMT

Jeffrey At The Circus

27 Sep 2008 4:24pm GMT

Windows Tip

If you work on windows , you know that shutting it down can be really a hassle and time taking , especially when a lot of programs are running . Most of us tend to avoid shut down due to this reason but we know that shut down is always safer and also considered good [...]

27 Sep 2008 4:12pm GMT

Painted Sunrise

27 Sep 2008 2:10pm GMT