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12 (Mostly Free) Web Tools for Entrepreneurs
Tools

12 (Mostly Free) Web Tools for Entrepreneurs

Celebrate your independence with these services, which come at the best price.
Jeff Boss
When Designing a Logo, First Comes Personality, Then Color
Logos

When Designing a Logo, First Comes Personality, Then Color

In this video, marketing strategist Gregory Ciotti explains 'perceived appropriateness' and why it's crucial to great logo design.
Jason Fell
Design An Engaging Layout For Your Daily Deals Site
Startup Kit

Design An Engaging Layout For Your Daily Deals Site

Get creative and attract more traffic with these tips for designing your online coupon or daily deal website.
Why the Wallet Is the Perfect Product for Crowdfunding
Kickstarter

Why the Wallet Is the Perfect Product for Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding platform Kickstarter released a manifesto that explores why campaigns involving wallets, money clips and card holders are so popular on the site.
Catherine Clifford
See The Hidden Meanings Inside 17 Tech Company Logos
Logos

See The Hidden Meanings Inside 17 Tech Company Logos

These highly recognizable logos have hidden, subtle, or otherwise clever messages that you probably never realized.
On the Heels of Cutting a Third of Its Staff, Fab Buys a Finnish Furniture Company
Fab

On the Heels of Cutting a Third of Its Staff, Fab Buys a Finnish Furniture Company

The troubled ecommerce site paid ‘tens of millions' for an Ikea-like company that makes "Nordic interior design originals."
Laura Entis
Design

How to Design a Powerful Logo

Take these steps to craft a singular logo that reflects your company's vision.
Nina Zipkin
Google Glass Gets a High-Fashion Makeover, Still Looks Geeky
Google Glass

Google Glass Gets a High-Fashion Makeover, Still Looks Geeky

The tech company unveiled a range of headsets created in collaboration with fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg, which will go on sale June 23.
Laura Entis
This Luxe Smartphone Could Be Yours for $10,000
Smartphones

This Luxe Smartphone Could Be Yours for $10,000

High-end mobile phone company Vertu's new smartphone comes with a 24-hour global concierge service.
Matt Clinch
An Indoor Beach and 4 Other Amazing and Unusual Home-Office Designs
Office Space

An Indoor Beach and 4 Other Amazing and Unusual Home-Office Designs

Thinking of redoing your home office? You're definitely going to want to check out these off-the-wall ideas.
Adam Toren
Starting Up? Here's Where You Should Put Your Money First
National Small Business Week

Starting Up? Here's Where You Should Put Your Money First

First things first: if you're starting up with cash to spare, never underestimate the importance of a fabulous logo.
Geoff Weiss
9 Clever Business Cards You'd Want In Your Wallet
Business Cards

9 Clever Business Cards You'd Want In Your Wallet

We scoured the web to find some of our favorite examples of thinking outside-the-plain-rectangle.
Jillian D'Onfro
Adding Personality and Trust to Your Landing Pages Can Maximize Conversion Rates
Web Design

Adding Personality and Trust to Your Landing Pages Can Maximize Conversion Rates

Simple tweaks to your pages can mean hundreds of thousands of dollars in increased revenue. Here's what you can do.
James Scherer
Build a Better App With These 4 Design Essentials
TrepLabs

Build a Better App With These 4 Design Essentials

It's not just about the look and feel, but how your potential users interact with the program.
Rahul Varshneya