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We just ended another excellent giveaway here on Design Instruct. We were giving out 10 personal licenses to the excellent and unique painting application, Flame Painter. In this post, I get the honor of telling everyone the winners of our most recent giveaway. Read on to find out if you’re one of them! Continue reading…Continue Reading: 10 Design Instruct Readers Who’ve Flame Painter Licenses     

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   My name is Jeremy Olson. I’m a senior in college, living in Charlotte, North Carolina, and this is the story of how my little app beat Angry Birds. Large view. I’m writing this because I believe we learn much more from success than from failure. It took Edison thousands of failed attempts to invent the electric light bulb, and it would be foolish for us to reinvent it based [...]

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Posted by Erica McGillivray When we sat down in our big MozCon command room — think the Enterprise-D’s swank Observation Lounge — we knew we wanted to bring someone who’d worked for the Obama re-election campaign to MozCon. Why? Because no matter your flavor of politics, the re-election campaign was full of internet marketing brilliance and used big data to connect with its audience in a way that affected the [...]

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Mashable community members gathered on June 30 to celebrate the fourth annual Social Media Day. Participants recognized the digital revolution in a variety of ways, from all-day panel discussions to nighttime networking parties. Thousands participated in the hundreds of Social Media Day events that took place around the world. Some of the most-attended events were hosted in Australia, Costa Rica and Sri Lanka. In the United States, Detroit, Mich., San [...]

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Posted by russvirante This post was originally in YouMoz, and was promoted to the main blog because it provides great value and interest to our community. The author’s views are entirely his or her own and may not reflect the views of Moz, Inc. Keyword data sources have long been a key tool in the pockets of search engine optimizers. There is little argument that know what people search for [...]

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   We always try our best to challenge your artistic abilities and produce some interesting, beautiful and creative artwork. And as designers we usually turn to different sources of inspiration. As a matter of fact, we’ve discovered the best one—desktop wallpapers that are a little more distinctive than the usual crowd. This creativity mission has been going on for over five years now, and we are very thankful to all [...]

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