28 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About WordPress

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Everyone knows what WordPress is, but do you know how profitable WordPress themes are, or about the connection between Panama Papers breach and WordPress? Keep reading this blog to learn about these and plenty other lesser-known facts about the most popular CMS on the market. How Big is WordPress? Here are just some of the facts that illustrate just how …

Ace your next job interview by adopting this mindset

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If you’re looking for a job, chances are you’ve heard the standard tips: “Don’t underestimate the value of eye contact,” “Dress for the job you want” and, “Remember to smile.”Every article on finding a job (not to mention every well-meaning friend and family member, even the little one you read the baby-stroller reviews for) seems to repeat these tips or …

Help! My Portfolio Sucks · An A List Apart Column

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What if a lot of your past work reflects times when you satisfied the client, but couldn’t sell them on your best ideas? How do you build a portfolio out of choices you wouldn’t have made? Our very own Jeffrey Zeldman answers your toughest career questions. via Help! My Portfolio Sucks · An A List Apart Column.

The 5 Most Common Mistakes in Design — The Year of the Looking Glass — Medium

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There’s no learning without mistakes. And I’ve done the following (as well as seen the following done) too many times to count. Luckily, there’s this thing called the “Internet” and this medium called an “article” that lets us point at and talk about these mistakes behind their backs, in the hopes that by bullying them into the spotlight, it’ll be …