Entries by Art-D

What are Freight Classes?

Freight classes are designed to help you get common standardized freight pricing for your shipment when working with different carriers, warehouses and brokers.   Freight classes are defined by the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) and made available through the NMFC or National Motor Freight Classification. Freight classes (there are 18 of them) are based on […]

How to Add Social Media Links to Your Google Search Profile

Google recently published instructions for adding code to your nonprofit’s website so that your social media profiles will appear in your website’s Google Profile, like in the example below. Currently, Google only supports these social profiles: Facebook Twitter Google+ Instagram YouTube LinkedIn Myspace To add your social media profiles to your website’s Google Profile, follow […]

Why Does Your Business Need LinkedIn?

These days in the business world, relationships matter more than ever. People tune out irrelevant or promotional messages. But they do want to engage with companies that focus on sharing useful and relevant information and content. The companies that inform and engage aren’t just selling — they’re building relationships. LinkedIn is where, by far, the […]

How to Attract Massive Social Shares

Psychology Tactic #1: Use Images of People How to Attract Massive Social Shares? Social media posts that include an image perform better and see 2.3x more engagement on average than image-free posts. But you probably already knew that. Where you may be messing up is the type of image you share. You can’t just add any stock […]

How to become a designer

I got my job as a designer without going to design school. I had hacked together my own design education in 6 months while working a full-time job. I didn’t think I was ready but started applying for jobs anyway – and got a job at a great startup, Exec. To be clear, I’m nowhere […]

Art of Cristian Girotto – Social Animals

Paris-based talented digital artist Cristian Girotto has created a digital character design series called “Social Animals”, showcasing animals taking selfies. He describes his new humorous series as “Social networks are a zoo made by extrovert beasts taking selfies“.

How can social media help your business?

People buy from people, not from websites. Shocker? Come on… you all know it’s true. But what does “people buy from people” really mean, and how can you take action now so that your business can benefit from it? It’s all about getting your business out into the sphere of social media and then WORKING IT. […]

Email Marketing How Is Done

No matter what industry you’re in, you always look at the top-dogs and think, “Man, I wish I had their resources.” Hundreds of employees. Thousands of social media followers. Millions of dollars in budget. It seems like they can do everything better and quicker than you.

How to monetize your website

If you know any other ways to monetize websites, let me know. 1. Sell text-link ads – There’s still a demand for text-links ads (believe it or not). But please keep in mind that these violate Google’s Terms of Service (which means you run the risk of getting penalized). To avoid it, simply keep the ‘nofollow‘.