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Ben Fellowes is a seasoned designer, writer, and marketing expert. He's designed and produced content for some of the worlds top agencies and marketing companies. He's currently working (and getting his fair English skin burned) in Southern California! He loves art, punk rock, horror films, Sci-Fi, comic books, real beer, cooking, eating, laughing, and crying (sometimes!)

10 Recent Marketing Campaigns That Set the Internet Ablaze!

February 25, 2014

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The world of viral marketing often starts at YouTube and ends with entire websites, Facebook pages, Twitter posts, Tumblr sites, apps, and other channels devoted to the love of these ideas and to the possibility of becoming popular on the backs of these ideas. This blog post covers 10 of the most recent Internet phenomenons that set the web ablaze in an eruption of shares and tweets.

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10 Graphic Design Résumé Examples That Could Get You Hired

February 19, 2014

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If you’re looking for a design gig, then take a leaf out of these graphic design résumés that show some serious thought and skill. The following examples are the kind of résumés that could get you hired, or at the very least, get your portfolio through the door!

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Learn to Write Better Brand Headlines Using the Greatest Advertising Slogans of All Time!

February 11, 2014

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We have broken down some of the greatest slogans of all time and tried to explain why they are so enduring as brand statements. Use these incredible slogan examples to create your own brand statements and start building your own memorable and long-lasting identity.

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15 FREE Modern Deco Fonts – The Absolute Best New Art Deco Designs

February 5, 2014

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Deco fonts are tight, clean, and geometrically pleasing. This typo-style is still celebrated in the magazines, posters, flyers, and prints today, and many modern graphic artists are hugely influenced by the font pioneers of the ’30s. The following Art Deco designs represent 15 of the absolute best new deco-inspired fonts available online for free.

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It Still Needs Feeding! Facts About RSS Feed and Why We Should Still Use It!

January 30, 2014

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As Google Reader subscription data (e.g. lists of followers, favorited items, notes, etc.) were ruthlessly deleted from Google servers, we were left with the question whether it was still worth keeping a feed burning? If Google had lost faith in it, why should we continue to use this tool that has valiantly served news, culture, and marketing bloggers for so many years?

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Logos that Convert! A Guide to Creating a More Modern Church Logo Design

January 28, 2014

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When it comes to websites, social media platforms, landing pages, and the necessary evils of page conversion and optimization, a churches image and brand has to resonate with new members and modern tastes. Whatever you think of this modern trend for less traditional religious imagery, there’s no denying how amazing these five church logo examples are, and how effective they are as modern branding studies.

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FREE! Photoshop and Illustrator Flyer Templates for the BIG Football Game!

January 28, 2014

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The biggest sports event in the US calendar is just around the corner and NextDayFlyers has a special treat for all you designers and bar owners who need to market yourselves for the big day! 3 of the highest quality PSD and Ai templates completely FREE to use in whatever way you wish. Layered and fully editable, these full-size flyer templates were designed exclusively (by me) for your use.

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Photoshop Text Effects Tutorial: 3 Easy Effects to Transform Your Flyer Designs

January 23, 2014

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Are you tired of those Photoshop tutorials that are so complex that you need a degree in quantum theory to detangle? Well you’re in luck, because in this Photoshop tutorial, we have provided 3 extra-fancy Photoshop text effects that take under 5 minutes each to create and add a touch of “joi de vivre” to your flyer designs or other graphic projects.

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Rocking it In Real Estate! 8 of the Best Advertising Ideas for Realtors

January 21, 2014

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To get the ahead of the real estate pack, it’s vital that you try out new real estate advertising ideas and listing concepts to see what works for your customers and what doesn’t. If you’re looking for marketing inspiration, then try out some of these advertising ideas. The only way that you can rock it in the real estate world is if you are bold enough to try new methods and test new strategies.

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Predicting the Impossible! Our Top Design Trend Guesses for 2014

January 15, 2014

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Here are our best design trend guesses for the coming year as we subjectively clutch at what we perceive to be noticeable changes in design fashion. The examples below showcase some fantastic design and a look at possible design trends in 2014.

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The Tech Experts Have Spoken! Top Gadgets and Trends in 2014

January 14, 2014

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In this blog, we are going to explore the latest gadgets and gizmos that are going to make our lives so much easier and more exciting. After researching some of the Internet’s most popular tech sites and reacting to the tech experts’ personal predictions for 2014, I have come up with a list of tech projections for 2014 to get you all excited about the coming year:

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Copywriting Inspiration: 10 Places on the Web and Beyond!

January 9, 2014

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Where do you get your writing ideas from? Hopefully, they come from deep within your noggin. However, the mind of a writer needs feeding and the following sites include some of the best writing ideas, packaging writing, creative writing prompts, and blog writing examples you’ll find anywhere.

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A History of Minimalist Graphic Design – The 10 Greatest Minimalist Poster Prints

January 8, 2014

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It should be strongly stated that minimalist graphic design is not a new design movement. In this post that covers the history of graphic design minimalism through a series of 10 posters, we have attempted to show you a glimpse of some of our favorite minimalist graphic design posters and artists of the last century to the present day.

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15 Marketing Insights That Inspired Us In 2013

January 2, 2014

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People in marketing, publicity, and social media have a lot to say. Some may argue that in fact they have TOO MUCH to say! But no matter what you feel about the media industry, you cannot deny that there are a heck of a lot of smart cookies that work in media! As a tribute to some of those insightful individuals, we have put together some of the best marketing tweets, quotes, and posts of 2013.

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Top 10 Best-of-the-Worst Christmas Sweaters

December 30, 2013

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The ugly holiday sweater has become somewhat of a staple for many people who revel in the absurdity that colorful yarn brings to them each year! This list of horrific sweaters that Grandma knitted with such love and affection is good for at least 10 reindeer sprinkled belly laughs!

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