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Ig_Milestones-in-Creative6_web5-copy.png 700×10,224 pixels. Presentations: How to Make Your Message Stick. I’d guess that most of you that are reading this have either given PowerPoint presentations at one time or another or at least viewed one.

Presentations: How to Make Your Message Stick

Did you know that statistics reveals that listeners only remember 50% of what was presented just 10 minutes after a presentation is given? The following day, it drops to 25%. A week later, it whittles down to just 10%. And this is if your presentation is good. With over 350 PowerPoint presentations given each second across the globe, how does one go about making theirs stand out from all the others? [Click here for full size version] The Digital Marketing Trio Of 2013 [Infographic] Digital marketing as a whole has become one of the biggest and most focused on streams of marketing in the last few years.

The Digital Marketing Trio Of 2013 [Infographic]

Businesses of all sizes are finally catching on that if their marketing efforts are going to be successful, they need to have a strong digital arm. 3 of the biggest digital marketing streams today include social network marketing, mobile, SMS marketing, and content marketing. Here’s a brief look at each… Social Network Marketing Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you should be familiar with Social networking.

As a marketing, you can rely on social media to connect, engage, and build relationships with current and potential customers. Mobile / SMS Marketing Mobile marketing is a term that covers several different methods of marketing through mobile devices. Baseball Stats and Fun Facts You May Not Know [Infographic] Banking on Education. On July 1st, student loan rates are set to double, which spells dire consequences for our nation’s future.

Banking on Education

But it’s not just students, or even young adults who suffer from this debt crisis, but the economy as a whole! Find out how this impacts everyone and what you can do: Are you as shocked as we were when we first saw this data? Now is the time for action.


The Analytic Big Bang Infographic. Infographic: Top digital marketing trends of 2013. Content marketing is among the top four digital market trends this year, according to a recent infographic from Dot Com Infoway.

Infographic: Top digital marketing trends of 2013

Along with content marketing, mobile marketing, social media and author rank make up the other leading trends. Author rank, for those who don't know, is based on the level of engagement an author has achieved online through various social media channels and content posting. When it comes to content marketing, the infographic gets a bit meta. It says that content marketing will make up nearly 33 percent of the marketing budget this year, compared to 26 percent last year. It also says infographics provide a 25 percent increase in average website traffic. INFOGRAPHIC: Global refugee situation.

Top Dangers of the Digital Age (Infographic) The internet brought us LOLcats, memes and social media.

Top Dangers of the Digital Age (Infographic)

But it’s not all fun and games. If you were looking for a hearty list inspired by the internet’s dark side, here it is. Especially for children, digital space can be tricky. Check out the top online threats, and how to avoid them. Do You Reveal Too Much About Yourself On Social Media? [INFOGRAPHIC] Sponsored Post In our Social Media 101 boot camp, you'll determine the social media sites that matter most to you, based on personal and professional goals.

Do You Reveal Too Much About Yourself On Social Media? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Starting May 13, you will learn the best practices for using Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest, Instagram and Tumblr, along with complete personal profiles on each site. Register today! How to Make Coffee and Share Fun Coffee Tips Like a Pro. Like a good friend, a good cup of coffee comforts us, makes things feel right and sparks beautiful ideas.

How to Make Coffee and Share Fun Coffee Tips Like a Pro

Store on fun facts, helpful hints and fascinating frugal clues from this infographic which spreads information and inspiration perfect for your second cup. Learn how to prepare the world’s best loved coffee blends like a pro to serving the perfect coffee nibblers that goes with what flavor. Ever tried liquor coffee or cloves on your coffee before? Want to know what you have in common with Hollywood stars like Jennifer Lawrence? The answer is in her venti! Tips For A Successful Social Media Campaign On Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

When a social media campaign is done right, more leads and publicity are generated for a business.

Tips For A Successful Social Media Campaign On Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn

In fact, 52 percent more leads were generated when marketers spent six or more hours a week engaging on social media compared to those who spent less time, this infographic suggests. Furthermore, 1 out of 3 companies say that Facebook is essential to their business. That is for both business to consumer and business to business ventures, the infographic says. Additionally, 80 percent of marketers say social content has been a primary factor in generating chatter and exposure for their businesses while 46 percent of people who use the internet say they count on social media to inform their decision before purchasing something from a company.

It should therefore make sense that businesses which want to grow even in a competitive market should also focus on developing a successful social media campaign. Social media platforms offer a multitude of people as audiences and potential customers. Highest paid and fastest growing IT jobs [infographic] Not exactly the “pure” mobile news, but related nonetheless since everything related to mobile is well paid these days.

In a new infographic, looks at highest paid and fastest growing IT jobs – here are the highlights: Mobile application development is the hottest area in IT as there are more jobs than there are skilled people to fill them. In 2012, job postings on went up by 129% for Android developers and 190% for iPhone developers. Of all IT jobs, mobile application developer is most paid with an average salary of $94k. Moreover, this is also the fastest growing job position. And here’s the infographic with few additional details… About The Author. The Psychology of Conversions [INFOGRAPHIC]

The amount of emphasis put on leads these days is staggering. Sales is constantly demanding more, marketers are always trying new ways to find them, and a large part of marketing success is tied to the number of leads generated. This quest for more leads is what drives companies to implement exciting new technology like marketing automation: to capitalize on lead nurturing , streamline processes with lead scoring and grading , and utilize advanced reporting to perfect their marketing campaigns. There is however, another change marketers can make to generate results that isn’t tied to technology at all: understanding the psychology of conversions. The decision making process follows a relatively predictable pattern, with triggers that influence and guide consumer behavior.

Understanding these triggers can change the way consumers perceive your marketing and can make your conversion points irresistible to your audience. Original.jpg 2,500×3,500 pixels. How_to_control_your_dreams.jpg 970×8,200 pixels. Say-what-you-mean.jpg 768×5,417 pixels. The Amazing Cloud ATM. Cloud Infographic: The Amazing Cloud ATM One of the more entertaining and colorful infographics brought to out attention by CA Technologies . The research has been conducted with 542 IT leaders from around the world. Social Media's Best Bacon Dishes in the USA. Our data set uses social media ratings to find out the most popular bacon plates in ten major US cities: New York, San Francisco, Portland, Chicago, Austin, San Diego, Atlanta, Boston, Philly, and Seattle.

For example, in New York, Crif Dogs’ Bacon-wrapped Hot Dogs edged out Dessert Truck’s Pudding with Bacon Custard, Clinton St. Baking Co.’s Sugar-Cured Bacon Side, Le Bernardin’s Bacon Ice Cream, and Alta’s Bacon-wrapped Dates and Olives. Analytics Driving Digital Marketing. It’s been said that in the world of mobile marketing, there are three little letters more intimidating than IRS and as frightening as STD.

I’m referring, of course, to ROI. For many new entrants into the mobile marketing fray, attempting to understand one’s ROI can be a confusing and frustrating exercise. “The most significant issue for ad buyers,” reads a new report from MIT Technology Review , “is that they don’t know if the ads are working, like they do on desktop computers.” The report cites data from the Interactive Advertising Bureau, which indicates that all media depend critically upon reliable metrics for audience reach. “Especially with limited screen size, and much shorter time for placements, mobile advertisers have to be much more focused, more targeted,” advises Peter Wang, senior vice president of engineering at appssavvy .

The rise of forensic accounting [infographic. Good news, accounting nerds! They’re finally putting the sexy into the number-crunching biz. With the rise of financial fraud, forensic accounting is a field almost as hot as the money being stolen, and this infographic from New England College Master of Science in Accounting Online provides an overview of this growing industries dirty past. Via New England College Master of Science in Accounting Online . Career infographics . How to Get More Likes on Facebook - Infographic. In this infographic we look into what creates the most engagement on Facebook.

How to Get More Likes on Facebook - Infographic

Please feel free to leave your thoughts in the comments section at the bottom of the page. Click on the infographic below to view a larger version: View an enlarged version of this infographic » Click here to download a .pdf version of this infographic. AAFPINS_FamilyDoctor-2.jpg 640×3,454 pixels. Hair. Infographic: evolution of the airline logo.

Cutting a path through the clouds, heading to some far-flung destination; or working through the night to connect national and international business; the way we perceive airlines has barely changed in the past 50 years. And that perception — one of glamour, efficiency, and professionalism — is almost entirely due to clever advertising and careful branding. The actual experience of travelling by air is, in reality, one of queues, delays, lost baggage, high-cost and ever decreasing leg room. But we forget all that when we see the proud colors of our nations’ flag emblazoned across the tail of an aircraft. As the reaction to American Airlines’ rebranding proves, we expect a certain heritage to be present in our airline branding. As this infographic shows, national identity, speed and history, coupled with the tail fin of a plane all combine to keep us flying.

Truth-hurts-infographic.jpg 950×9,794 pixels. [Infographic] Google's 200 Ranking Factors. There’s no doubt that Google’s algorithm is more complex — and volatile — than ever.

[Infographic] Google's 200 Ranking Factors

The days where SEO was all about meta tags and backlinks is long gone. Infographic: Content Marketing Sweetens the Mix. Eye-Opening Social Media Marketing Statistics 2013 [Infographic] 1 in Share in Share 1. A guide to marketing genius: Content marketing [infographic. The Advanced No-Gym Bodyweight Workout (INFOGRAPHIC) By Jordan Shakeshaft Think bodyweight training can't get intense?

Our favorite no-equipment moves are getting a whole lot more kick-ass -- from head to toe. Designed by Greatist Expert and trainer Jonathan Angelilli , this advanced bodyweight workout stacks exercises in back-to-back circuits to keep the heart rate up while building strength and speed. From handstand push-ups to single-leg planks, 30 minutes is all it takes to put the mind and body to the test -- no heavy weights or machines necessary.

State Stress Levels: The Most-Stressed U.S. States And Cities (INFOGRAPHIC) If you need to de-stress, you could add some cardio , try meditation — or move to Hawaii. No surprise, that's the least stressful place in the U.S. to live, according to a Gallup-Healthways survey on daily stress levels released last month. How To Avoid A Fight With Penguin. Google has said Penguin 2.0 will be the most-talked-about algorithm update of 2013 for brands’ SEO strategies. Infographicstestsearchenginejournal_4e60d965cbacf.jpg 1,200×2,320 pixels. PH23567-INFO 473×2,700 pixels. Infographic: Tennessee wins solar jobs "smackdown" over Alabama. View full size Solar panels on the roof of Alabama Power's downtown headquarters in Birmingham A few weeks ago, the Maryland based Renewable Energy Corporation (REC) produced a provocative infographic called the "Solar Jobs Smackdown” highlighting the differences in solar energy policies between Maryland and Virginia .

On behalf of the Green Register, REC produced a new solar jobs infographic between rival states Tennessee and Alabama. The difference in the number of solar jobs and companies between the two states was surprising. Tips & Resources - Network Security, Web Security. About WatchGuard. How to Survive Hurricane Season - A Preparedness Infographic. The-New-Face-of-SEO-Post-Panda-Penguin2.jpg 540×6,803 pixels. Infographic: “Weddings Around The World. The anatomy of the hourly workforce [infographic. State-of-Single-Parenthood.png 1,754×13,888 pixels.

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Music's Effect on Learning. The Internship: Apprenticeships to Virtual Work [INFOGRAPHIC] Celebrate Stephen Colbert’s 49th Birthday With Some Fun Facts [INFOGRAPHIC] Green Transportation: Your Best Choices [Infographic] Fatigue causes more accidents than alcohol: INFOGRAPHIC. United States Marijuana Arrest Information. Psychology of a Happier Home Infographic. Infographic: Here Comes the Tech-Savvy Bride. Infographic: The Cost of Losing Your Smartphone. 18 Sweet Tips For Facebook Page Posts. Greenest Ways to Get Around [Infographic] Twitter Engagement Cheat Sheet. What You Should Post On Facebook. First Dates Across America (Infographic) Cannabis VS Alcohol. Five tips for creating a great infographic for SEO. How-Graph-Search-Affects-Your-Privacy11.png 700×2,189 pixels. Best Times to Post on Social Media [INFOGRAPHIC] Summer Travel Infographic: Scenic Highways And Byways. Infographic: Massively Massive Data Centers Being Massive.

Your Dream Green Home: 13 Elements [Infographic] San Francisco, Seattle and Portland Top Chart of Leading Cities for Female Entrepreneurs. Fruit-For-Health_Infographic.