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Sales channels to design principles and free stock photos in issue #12 of Linkage

By admin on January 8th, 2016 in Linkage

Well I totally messed up my streak of best links due to the Christmas break :( my apologies. I’ve also decided to rename this post series a bit to make the titles a little more interesting. You can still look for the Linkage title in the post but I will also add a better description moving forward. Since it’s been a few weeks since my last post in this series, I’m posting more than the regular 5 links that I usually do. This week you’ll find popular links on sales channels, growth hacking, coding practices, entrepreneurship, web design conferences, Product Hunt, free stock photos, MailChimp, and product design principles. Enjoy!

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How I almost shipped a product every month in 2015

By admin on December 29th, 2015 in Updates

Near the end of 2014 I decided I wanted to try something different. In the past, I’ve mainly focused on freelance work to make a little extra money on the side and have a creative outlet outside of the day job. After almost 10 years of following this pattern, I decided I wanted to make a change. Instead of focusing on freelance work I wanted to focus on my own projects. The main reasons for this was that I was tiring of constantly having to do the same amount of work for around the same amount of pay. I was looking for ways to work less but keep my side income where it was or even increase it. The other reason I was looking for a change was boredom. I think we can all agree it can be exciting to start your own projects where you don’t have to answer to a client and you have the creative freedom to do what you want.

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Bootstrap Site Blueprints 2 sample content

By admin on December 16th, 2015 in Updates

We’re getting closer to the launch of my new book Bootstrap Site Blueprints 2! In the coming weeks the book will be available in print and eBook format in a number of locations. To tide you over, I’m releasing a portion of the first chapter today on my blog. This chapter explains how to setup a development environment for Bootstrap website projects. If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment at the bottom. Please keep in mind the book is still in final edits so the content may still change a little bit.

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Announcing Bootstrap Site Blueprints 2

By admin on December 10th, 2015 in Updates

For the last six months I’ve been working on my newest book which is titled Bootstrap Site Blueprints 2. In the spring Packt Publishing approached me about writing the second edition of this series and I agreed. This has been my first time working with a publisher and it’s been a great experience. The new book is a collection of Bootstrap projects and how to build them. I’ll teach you how to build the following sites using Bootstrap:

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Top links of the week #11

By admin on December 10th, 2015 in Linkage

Well I totally jinxed myself two weeks ago when I said I can’t believe I’ve made it 10 weeks without missing a top links post. As luck would have it, I missed week #11! So I’m back this week with an extra long list of hot links from the past two weeks of my Twitter feed. Here’s a quick overview of the links you’ll find below: are you eating the right SEO diet, tips for optimizing your SaaS homepage, learn to write copy people will read, a collection of 20 awesome free photos, and mobile growth hacking tips.

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Top links of the week #10

By admin on November 27th, 2015 in Linkage

I cant believe I’ve managed to keep up my best links of the week post for 10 weeks! Let’s see if I can make it to twenty :) This week I have links for you on how to shorten the time from UX to UI, wnat you need to know about online reputation mangagement, a photo from one of my new Cardeo shirts, the best user onboarding experiences, and the 15 minute guide to growth hacking. Check out all the links and leave a comment below if you feel so inclined.

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Top links of the week #9

By admin on November 20th, 2015 in Linkage

It’s friday so that means it’s time for my best links of the week from my Twitter feed. This week I have some awesome links for you like: the state of airline websites in 2015, growth hacking strategy, SEO myths and mistakes, how to create successful reddit posts, and how to use the KISS rule to simplify your website. Let me know what you think of this week’s links in the comments section.

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Nighthawk hat available now!

By admin on November 16th, 2015 in Products

I’m happy to announce my first Cardeo hat model is now available for order! I’m still in the process of redesigning the website but you can check out the hat over at Here’s a photo of it from my Twitter feed.

Top links of the week #8

By admin on November 13th, 2015 in Linkage

Issue #8 of top links of the week from my Twitter feed is now out! This week’s highlights include: some free website mockups, overview of Slack’s onboarding process, a guide to growth marketing, an SEO checklist and a great plugin called select.js. Jump on in and leave a comment at the bottom with feedback if you’re so inclined.

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Top links of the week #7

By admin on November 6th, 2015 in Linkage

Issue lucky #7 of top links of the week is here! As usual, the top 5 links from my Twitter the week of November 2, 2015. This week the top links featured include my relaunch of Cardeo as a clothing brand. I’ve also got hot linxx on topics like sales, github icons, mobile growth hacks, and converting images to CSS.

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