Is hiding paid backlinks from Google actually possible?

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Your website’s link profile is basically one of your biggest areas of concern. Given the kind of penalties levied by Google for any misconduct related to your link profile, the concern is well-justified. The truth is that link profile building is a time-consuming activity that requires judicious decisions; especially when you are pondering over the […]

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How Adweek Media Visionary Ellen DeGeneres Built a Media Empire

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When you talk to Ellen DeGeneres, what you see is what you get. Off stage, away from the cameras, Adweek’s Media Visionary is as genuine and thoughtful as the likable persona she’s cultivated during her long, remarkable career as an entertainer, writer, producer, and LGBTQ and animal activist. Doug Inglish/Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Her signature…


49 of the Best Snapchat Drawings We’ve Ever Seen

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Adding a caption, emoji, or even a cool filter to a Snapchat before shipping it is usually enough to satisfy a Snapchatter’s creative needs. And that’s perfectly fine. There are plenty of people and brands doing really cool things on Snapchat without going all “Van Gogh” on their pictures and videos. But there are also […]

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Mirror, mirror

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When you see someone walking down the street with new sunglasses on, do you stare at them? Really stare at them, from every angle? If you’re fortunate enough to have a selfie with President Obama, with Bono or with Sarah Jones, what do you look at when you look at the picture? Do you focus […]


In and of itself

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Culture is changed by design, and design by culture. There are things that look ‘right’, and others that don’t. We notice the mistyped word, the straight quote, the lousy kerning. But then, the paradigm shifts. An illuminated manuscript and a dime-store novel are both books, but neither would look right to someone accustomed to the […]