6 simple steps to having the most american 4th of july ever

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Wondering how you can celebrate America’s birthday this weekend? Not a “sparklers in the backyard” celebration. I mean a full on handlebar-mustache-sporting, cow-eating, national-debt-having, SUV-driving, beer-gut rocking, country-singing America-thon. If you’re looking for that type of 4th of July, then I’ve got you covered.

It isn’t hard to make your 4th of July ridiculously perfect. If you’re in America right now, then you’re already halfway there. Obviously, you absolutely love America. Who doesn’t? Now all you have to do is show how much. Follow these simple steps, and you’re destined to have the most American 4th of July since 1776. [Read more…]

office tailgating is a thing.

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The giant snow piles have finally melted, the sun is shining, the birds are chirping (and pooping), and every road you take to work is suddenly lined with orange construction barrels. Oh yeah, it’s summertime. And in our world, there’s only one summer activity that truly matters: tailgating.

Why? Because … meat. [Read more…]

logo design – yeah, it’s that important.

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Your logo is your company’s face, and no one wants an ugly face!

Company logos are more important than you probably give them credit for. Not only are they simple visual shorthand for your brand, but also a literal portrayal of what your company represents. A good logo doesn’t only say what your company does; it communicates recognition, trust, and loyalty. This makes designing and choosing a logo a process never to be taken lightly. [Read more…]

communicate with style

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Everybody’s a little different. Therefore, you can’t talk to each person the same way. Well, you could, but you won’t get the results you want. If your goal is to have the best possible communication with your team, you need to take a step back and study how people best absorb messages. [Read more…]

is a mobile app right for your company?

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Mobile apps are amazing. The majority of us uses them so often and rely on them so much that it’s hard to think how we lived without them. Unfortunately, a lot of companies want an app because, well, it’s the trendy thing to do and they think they need to follow suit. They spend time and money developing a glorified mobile site that no one uses. Don’t get caught in this trap.

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make your website more animated

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Animation isn’t just the realm of Pixar, Warner Bros., and the like anymore. It’s more than goofy cartoons or crazy anime, more than Disney’s take on fairy tales or Adult Swim’s latest insanity …

Animation is quickly becoming an important component of modern web design, and not just the Flash-made, embedded cartoon “videos” and games we once knew, but an emerging trend of advanced CSS and JavaScript animation that makes websites more interactive, more eye-catching, and all around more fun to use! [Read more…]