Mike’s Technical Tip: Using Your iPhone Keyboard as a Trackpad

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Mike’s Technical Tip: Using Your iPhone Keyboard as a Trackpad

Keyboard-Trackpad

Did you know you can use the keyboard of your iPhone 6S or newer as a trackpad? Apple’s “3D Touch” technology lets you access some pretty clever features available throughout these devices. Watch the following video to learn how to treat your on-screen keyboard like a trackpad!

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Tweetable Entrepreneurial Inspiration from the #SMPSBB16 Opening Keynote

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The SMPS Build Business Conference in Philadelphia kicked off with an inspirational keynote by Ben Casnocha, author of The Start-Up of You, about developing an entrepreneurial mindset and skill set.

Eight notable tweeted takeaways:

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Design Lesson: Top 10 Logo Redesign Tips for Professional Service Firms

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Being tasked with redesigning your firm logo may seem daunting at first. Your logo is often the first visual representation of your firm’s brand that a new client encounters. Therefore, it’s important it accurately conveys the personality of your firm and reflects how you want to be perceived to current and future clients. Having worked with many professional service firms over the years, we’ve heard many of the same misconceptions about logo designs. Here are the top 10 things you should consider before jumping into the redesign process:

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What is “Editorial” Photography?

Editorial-Photography

Photography has become a crucial part of promoting our firms. As marketers, we are regularly tasked with hiring photographers and finding stock photos for our website, blog and other marketing materials. Along the way, you may have heard the phrase “editorial photography” and wondered what it means. In this article I’ll explain how the word “editorial” is used and why it’s important to understand, both legally and stylistically.

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Mike’s Technical Tip: Copying Stubborn Text on the Web

Text-Selection

Ever have trouble copying text from a web page because it’s a clickable link and you can’t seem to select it without activating the link? In some cases, there’s an easy way around this. I’ve put up a quick video to demonstrate.

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