Category: Blog posts

How to Maintain Focus, and Increase Productivity: Tips & Tools for Boosting Your Performance

How to Maintain Focus, and Increase Productivity: Tips & Tools for Boosting Your Performance

A motivational speaker once told me “We often overestimate what we can achieve in a day, and underestimate what we can achieve in a year.” This is very true. But what if we do have genuinely under-productive days?

Do you ever get home and think “I should have achieved more today?” If so, you’re not alone. We all have days where we step off the gas a little. For some, commonplace. Indeed, for some people, remaining focused can be a constant challenge.

So how, then, do we train ourselves to remain focused, and get things done? Some of the following may seem obvious, but often it’s the little tricks we can employ that make all the difference!

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31 Money-Saving Websites With Free Goods Every Designer and Blogger Should Know

31 Money-Saving Design Freebies Websites You Should Know

Whether you have a blog, work as a designer of websites or apps, create graphic materials, or just occasionally do anything digital – using design freebies is a clever shortcut that can speed up your workflow and save you a lot of money. Running a resource of thousands of high-quality free photos, we know a lot about this.

While many amazing creators and communities share high-quality design freebies such as mockups, fonts, icons, and textures, finding the right resources can be arduous and time-consuming. So, here’s our curated list of the best websites for design freebies that save you time and money. Enjoy! And let us know in the comments if we’ve missed some great resource.

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Christmas approaching! It’s just about the right time when you can start incorporating holiday images into your projects. Here are 10 free holiday photos!

Christmas Approaching: 10 Free Holiday Photos

The holidays are around the corner! It’s just about that time when you can begin incorporating holiday images into your projects. We know it can be tricky to find the perfect image, so here are ten free photos that will help your audience get into the holiday spirit.

All the photos are released under our free for commercial use license – that means you can use these images for free, even for commercial purposes, without asking permission. Have fun!

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The search for images to use on social media can be a difficult one. There are so many things that you have to think about! Does it fit my topic? Is it a great image? Can I legally use it? Should I credit the source? But it doesn’t really need to be that difficult. In this post, you’ll find an easy, step-by-step guide to choosing the perfect social media images that will grab attention and sell your brand, all completely legal

Choosing The Right Images For Social Media Posts

The search for images to use on social media can be a difficult one. There are so many things that you have to think about! Does it fit my topic? Is it a great image? Can I legally use it? Should I credit the source?

But it doesn’t really need to be that difficult. In this post, you’ll find an easy, step-by-step guide to choosing the perfect social media images that will grab attention and sell your brand, all completely legally.

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A collection of best writing tools for bloggers, writers and authors. Tighten up your sentences, improve your writing and fix your mistakes instantly!

16 Spectacular Writing Tools That Will Make You a Better Writer Now

Not everyone who is a blogger has studied writing or editing. However, if you are sharing your thoughts online, but can’t tell engaging stories without grammatical and spelling errors, readers aren’t going to stick around and will move on to something else. Here are some of the best resources and writing tools that will tighten up your sentences, improve your writing skills and fix your mistakes. While none of these tools can guarantee to save you from getting stuck on the first sentence, many of them will make your work a lot easier.

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Starting a blog can fuel a lot of emotions. There is the general excitement of starting a new project, the fear of will it be successful, the overwhelm of a lengthy to-do list, and the determination to grow your audience… just to name a few. A common thought when you start blogging, is “okay, where are my readers?” You spend hours crafting a post, taking pictures, researching topics, etc. but how do you ensure that your blog posts actually get read, and perhaps more importantly, get shared?

3 Tips For Creating Blog Posts That Get Read (and Shared!)

Starting a blog can fuel a lot of emotions. There is the general excitement of starting a new project, the fear of will it be successful, the overwhelm of a lengthy to-do list, and the determination to grow your audience… just to name a few. A common thought when you start blogging, is “okay, where are my readers?” You spend hours crafting a post, taking pictures, researching topics, etc. but how do you ensure that your blog posts actually get read, and perhaps more importantly, get shared?

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