This is what 500 years of graphic design in print looks like

In1455, the budding Italian urbanist and author Enea Silvio Bartolomeo Piccolomini was in Frankfurt viewing a first edition of the Gutenberg Bible. Later he gushed in a letter to Cardinal Juan Carvajal, “The script was very neat and legible, not at all difficult to follow — your grace would be able to read it without effort, and indeed without glasses.” Enea, who was three years off from being ordained Pope Pius II, was already well on his way to Holiness that day. But his epiphany with the printed page almost certainly helped shape the pontiff-to-be’s ambition in letters: Pius’ novel The Tale of Two Lovers would become a 15th century bestseller and remains in print to this day.

SEO Secrets: Reverse-Engineering Google’s Algorithm

What have I learned from creating content for the internet? One thing is crystal clear: if you want people to discover your work, you need search engine optimization (SEO).

Take this article for example, if you search for “reverse engineer Google,” “seo secrets,” “reverse engineering seo,” this article is on the first page for each of those search terms. Talk about meta.

SEO isn’t magic, it’s knowing what to do.

7 steps to becoming a badass digital marketer in 2019

Fact: people wait in lines to take Instagram photos in front of colorful walls. This is 2019. Love it or hate it: that’s business, baby. Any smart marketer (or Gen Z’er) knows that content is king, and the best way to reach a wide but strategically targeted audience is through social media and digital marketing.

20 Best Google Web Fonts

We’re experiencing a moment of great creativity in the use of web typography. Google Fonts is without doubt one of the most valuable resources, mainly due to the open source nature of its fonts, which allows for both personal and commercial use. Additionally, the quality of the selection is very high as it takes into account essential aspects of web and mobile typography, such as legibility and readability, and of course the accessibility that its own platform dedicates itself to.

Top Tools For Mobile App Development

We’re spoilt for choice and drowning in tools. Merely sorting through all of it feels like a job in itself. It’s overwhelming. We get it. We all understand how each platform comes with its unique capabilities, features, and behavior. However, everybody is dabbling in multi-platform apps today, so you need to figure out what works best for you when it comes to building cross-formatted apps. And this without having to drain all your resources on developing for a few platforms at a time. Fortunately, there are a bunch of amazing multi-platform developer tools in the market. Below is a list of devices we fall back on.

SEO is Not Hard — A step-by-step SEO Tutorial for beginners that will get you ranked every single time

SEO In One Day

SEO is simply not as hard as people pretend like it is; you can get 95% of the effort with 5% of the work, and you absolutely do not need to hire a professional SEO to do it, nor will it be hard to start ranking for well-picked key terms.

Of all the channels we’ll be discussing, SEO is the one that there is the most misinformation about. Some of it is subtle, but some of it is widely spread and believed by so-called SEO consultants who actually don’t know what they’re doing.

SEO is very simple, and unless you’re a very large company it’s probably not worth hiring somebody else to do.

How to Design a Powerful Landing Page

Industries worldwide have moved their marketing campaigns online. Landing pages help businesses create effective marketing strategies to promote products and services. A landing page is an important part of the design development process and aims to entice visitors and drive them further down the conversion funnel. Landing page design needs to be flawless, and that’s what we’re going to talk about in this article. How can you design a landing page that’s effective enough to convert visitors and get them to purchase or subscribe?