Category: Inspiration

Getting real survey answers out of smart, busy people

How Quartz got 940 of the world’s business leaders to tell us how they consume news and respond to advertising In March, we conducted the Quartz Global Executives Study, a survey to better understand how senior business executives—our core users—consume news and engage with advertising. We learned a lot about executives’ media consumption, some of… Read more »

Who Does What in the Tech Industry?

When setting out to learn design and development for the web or mobile, it can be difficult to figure out where to begin and where you’re actually headed. In this video, Treehouse co-founder Ryan Carson explains the different types of projects, tools, and job roles that are most common in the tech industry. Join Treehouse… Read more »

Email Toolbox

Courses, online, classes and books to learn about email marketing. Unmasking HTML Emails  Code School Website HTML Email Design  Treehouse Website Responsive HTML Email Design  Frontend Masters Website Modern HTML Email  Rodriguez CommaJ Website Professional Email Design  Rodriguez CommaJ Website Getting Started with Email Marketing  Skillshare Website Designing Effective Emails  Skillshare Website Writing Effective Emails … Read more »

9 reasons hand-coding always beats site builders

If you use any kind of social media like Facebook or Twitter, you won’t have been able to avoid the merciless onslaught of ads promoting WYSIWYG website development. I’m not talking about those fancy software applications like DreamWeaver, but actually hosted site building applications that offer drag-n-drop website building systems complete with predefined templates. You… Read more »

5 things nobody says about freelancing

1) You are not your own boss When you’re just starting out as a freelancer, you might think that you’ll have complete control over your life. If you’re working from home, you can crank up the music toeleven. You can wear whatever you want. Need a bathroom break? You don’t have to sneak past the… Read more »