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Recently I came across an interesting article from BuzzSumo, a tool which analyses the performance of content in conjunction with OKDork. The article details a study they did on over 100m articles to help answer some of those fundamental questions to get your articles shared as widely as possible….

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While it might not seem as obvious, Instagram Direct is a great tool for brands.  Recently Instagram released Instagram Direct – a direct messaging service within Instagram that’s similar to Snapchat. These messages can be sent to individuals or groups of up to 15 people.     How it…

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  Community Manager is a rather new job title, so what makes a good one? I have worked in Social Media for the best part of two years. Before that I worked for an insurance company and before that I was a chef. How did I get into it?…

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  Glass provides a new kind of interface. As with anything new it provides both new opportunities as well as new design challenges. We’ve put this handy guide together to help you get started designing for Glass. We’ll run through the correct typography, letter spacing and line heights. so…

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This week Facebook announced that it has opened the option to embed Facebook posts for everyone. Anyone using a third party website, including users who post to personal blogs or websites, can now embed a public Facebook post directly into their own site. Originally announced in July 2013, Facebook have…

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With all the furore surrounding the release of the Apple IPhone IOS7 you’re no doubt wondering how you can get your hands on it- sadly it’s not going to be available to the public till September but if you *NEED IT* now, then here’s how…   Remember that once…

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‘Flat’ design has been trending amongst graphic and web designers for some time now but how did it come about and why? Yesterday Apple announced the release of their brand new operating system iOS7 which has an entirely new look – they’ve gone ‘flat’ crazy! What is ‘Flat’ Design?…

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If you thought the only way to get Tweets into your blog post was to just screen grab them before inserting them in as a JPEG then think again. Embedding is a far superior way of sharing Tweets as the links remain active, display real-time retweet/follower/favourite counts and enable…

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I recently wrote an article for Appbooker.com’s new monthly magazine, which covered five useful tips when designing a mobile interface. The article below is an extended version of the one that can be found in the Appbooker magazine which is published by Aston Greenlake and a supplement in Talk…

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This week at Harkable we’ve been busy making icons and put together this pack especially for you which includes icons for all the major social networks and services including Twitter, Tumblr, YouTube, Facebook, Dribbble and more! Click the download button below to get the PSD with PNGs.

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