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A Gutenburg-Powered Newsletter – Learn the process behind converting the CSS-Tricks newsletter to use the new WordPress block editor. Maizzle – A framework for rapidly developing email prototypes with CSS. Website Audit Checklist – A simple checklist to audit your site for proper formatting, performance, accessibility, and security. Stop using …

Employers struggle to understand what motivates people in new generation of megacities

Mercer has published the results of an extensive study that examines the needs of workers in the world’s fastest-growing cities across four key factors – human, health, money and work. The study provides insight into the motivations of workers against the backdrop of fierce competition for their talent. The study, People …

More needs to be done to bridge the digital gender divide, says OECD

Barriers to access, education and skills, as well as ingrained socio-cultural biases, are driving a digital gender divide that is holding back women’s participation in the digital economy, according to a new OECD report. Bridging the Digital Gender Divide: Include, Upskill, Innovate says women are not currently empowered to take advantage of …

3 ways to use Instagram Stories for digital storytelling

With more people and businesses joining Instagram, and over 1 billion Instagram users worldwide, there’s a ton of potential for businesses to use Instagram Stories for digital storytelling. Many businesses today use their Instagram feeds and Stories to connect with new customers. And, many users are on Instagram to connect …

5 smart and affordable digital marketing strategies to grow your venture

As an entrepreneur, running your venture will always be your top priority. But if you’re not taking advantage of digital marketing, you’re missing out on potential growth. Many of your potential customers are probably already searching for what you offer online, so it’s a must that you set your business …

Episode 96 – How to Make Better Decisions – with Matt Clark of Amazing

Matt Clark is the Chairman and Co-founder of Amazing.  Amazing is the company behind the most successful info product/training course of all time – Amazing Selling Machines.   He and his partner Jason Katzenback also run SellerCon – one of the leading events for Amazon Sellers.   In this episode we …

Uniregistry’s registrar and marketplace joining GoDaddy to bring domain investing to the next level

GoDaddy has been focused on providing domain name investors an unparalleled experience from every aspect. Needless to say, domain investors are very important to us. Everything we’ve done for investors — from our auction platform to our mobile app and premier services — have all been designed to help them …

The Really Surprising Thing People Get Wrong In Retirement — and 4 Steps to Overcome It

Saving money can be difficult. But spending it? That part was supposed to be easy for retirees who’ve spent decades building up their nest eggs for their golden years. Yet for retirement savers, the transition from saving assets to living off of them responsibly can be fraught uncertainty—and is proving …