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Force of Good: a blog by Lance Weatherby

ATDC is looking to hire an up and coming marketing guru to manage and lead its marketing efforts. If you are hired you will be heavily focused on planning, developing, and managing website content. Knowledge of HTML, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop are big pluses. . ATDC currently employs an online content marketing strategy.

Hiring a designer: hunting the unicorn

Google Ventures

And if you’re an engineer or MBA without a background in design, hiring a designer can be daunting, frustrating, or even downright scary. So one of the topics we’re planning to cover on Design Staff is how to hire great designers. When people ask, “I need to hire a designer, do you know any?” Design Hiring Tough choices.

Design Staff ? Hiring a designer: hunting the unicorn

Design Staff

Hiring a designer: hunting the unicorn. So one of the topics we’re planning to cover on Design Staff is how to hire great designers.

How to hire a programmer to make your ideas happen

Derek Sivers about me blog books email list contact How to hire a programmer to make your ideas happen 2010-06-19 Do you have an idea for a website, online business, or application, but need a programmer to turn that idea into reality? Say, “We are hiring a developer to create only the beginning of an application. Hire one from each.

Lean Hiring in a Lean Startup

Web 2.0 Development and Business Lessons

If however the scope of the project is beyond your skill level youll have to confront the issue of hiring. Web 2.0 Open Source to the. Web 2.0

Oblong is Hiring

Feld Thoughts

Jason and I were at an Oblong board meeting last week and spent the entire day at the company. You can email me or send a note to

How I Learned to Code

Vinicius Vacanti

But, instead of building it myself, we hired an outsourcer to build a prototype of our first big idea. I excitedly rushed back to work.

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6 Things You Need to Learn To Build Your Own Prototype

Vinicius Vacanti

The point of this post is to give a high-level overview of each of those components and make recommendations on which one you should learn yourself and which one you should just hire someone to do for you. Learn or hire someone: You want to spend as little time on this as possible. Ask the person you hire to set github up for you).

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10 Awesome DIY Tools To Create Your Own Mobile App


But, for small business, the price to create a mobile app is a major factor that makes it little bit typical to hire an expert mobile app developer.

The Manual-First Startup

Vinicius Vacanti

We would have to build a crawler to parse the deals from HTML from various sites and write a classification algorithm. It was February 2010.

How Our Tech Startup Succeeded Without the Tech

Vinicius Vacanti

We would have to build a crawler to parse the deals from HTML from various sites and write a classification algorithm. It was February 2010.

Celebrate Veterans Day By Hiring One

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

As hiring languishes amidst a tepid economy, veterans, especially young male veterans, are struggling to find work. Joining Forces, a national initiative spearheaded by First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden, has set out to help hire more than 100,000 veterans and military spouses by 2014. Here's how your business can help.

What is Structured Data & Schema for Websites & SEO?

Duct Tape Marketing

MicroData , as defined by Wikipedia, is a WHATWG HTML specification used to nest metadata within existing content on web pages. How so?

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Responsive emails that really work

Code as Craft

But given the sorry state of CSS and HTML for email, how can we make an email look great in all those places? We’re hiring!


Why Web Presence Is A Necessity For Your Business


There is no business or company who doesn’t have a website as it has become the most favourable marketing plan for everyone.

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Are Marketers Now Required to be Engineers Too?

Startup Marketing Blog

One way I have worked around my engineering deficiencies has been to hire the skills onto the marketing team. For example, in my last long-term VP Marketing role I hired a front-end designer/engineer to design and code landing pages and a dedicated DBA to build reports and run ad hoc queries. Tools are Leveling the Playing Field.

Twitter Link Roundup #271 – Textbook Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

crowdSPRING Blog

Robo-Hiring: How An Automated Headhunter Is Finding Hidden Tech Talent For Wall Street Too weird, right? Metallica?

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We’re Hiring – 2 Sales and Marketing Vacancies (Events)

Business of Software Blog

We’re looking for a key, senior hire to work with the CEO and team to grow the business aggressively whilst maintaining the reputation of our existing events. Previous experience of email marketing campaigns, HTML experience a plus. We are seeking two people to fill two exciting sales and marketing roles at BoS. How to apply. In Brief.

Who should learn to program?

Chris Dixon

Every company I know is hiring engineers (e.g. I’d also argue that if you are a non-technical person working at a web company the the first thing you should learn is internet architecture (DNS, http, html, web servers, database, TCP/UDP, IP, etc). Jobs & the economy. Businesses all over the world need more programmers.

Coding Is the New Business Bilingual

Duct Tape Marketing

HTML Rocks – [link]. Coding Is the New Business Bilingual This content from: Duct Tape Marketing. Javascript. Code Academy – [link].

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10 Ways to Build a World-Class Customer Service Team

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Once hired, these folks don''t use scripts with customers. "I Hire people who are passionate about solving problems. Be transparent.

You Don't Know JavaScript

Web 2.0 Development and Business Lessons

Create a simple html page and start playing around with the above concepts. Web 2.0 and Dojo take advantage of it. style, position, etc.).

The unfortunate math behind consulting companies

A Smart Bear: Startups and Marketing for Geeks

Maybe hire an employee for $30 per hour and re-bill them at $60. Suppose you hire an employee at $60,000/year. Easy money, right?

5 Ways to Stand Out in Google Search

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

However, the shiny bobbles once reserved only for Flash websites can now be done through HTML 5.0 Does your brand stand out in search results?

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The 7 Website Mistakes Small Business Owners Make (and How to Avoid Them)

Up and Running

He was tempted to jump right in, choosing a theme and hiring someone to customize. Does your website have you feeling stressed? Carl is smart.

How to Recognize Great Conversion Optimization People


But good optimizers are in very high demand, everyone and their mother is trying to hire one. Alas they can be hard to find. A lot. Or random?

Practical Advice for Computer Science Students

Web 2.0 Development and Business Lessons

Learn the front-end, not just the back-end When I was at school HTML, CSS, and JavaScript were all dirty words. Web 2.0 Open Source to the.

CEOs Learn to Speak in Code

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Codecademy Price: Free Offers online, self-paced lessons in JavaScript, HTML, and CSS and is adding lessons in Python and Ruby. At Byte Dept.,

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We Like Humans, But We LOVE Code (Machine Learning Case Study)


They’re hard to recruit ( Crayon is hiring, by the way ). The following is a guest post by Jonah Lopin (@jonahlopin) , founder at Crayon.

Markup Factory Interview

Launch Any

One benefit to taking VC funding is that you get a tremendous boost of capital to hire people and to get the product off the ground quickly.

Do I need a website? Web presence planning for new companies

Up and Running

There are however some great alternatives to hiring professionals to make your website. Pros . Lots of potential customers.

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Hiring an army of outsourced engineers to make you rich

Jessica Mah

I barely knew HTML, I didn’t know where or how to host a website, and I didn’t understand that real programming skills were required to make such a site scale. Months 5-12: Hire army of Croatian programmers. With that said, ignore my advice and hire an army of Chinese code monkeys to make you rich. And now I do.

Twitter Link Roundup #276 – Patriotic Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

crowdSPRING Blog

How to Make Custom Images for Your Blog Posts Without Hiring a Designer Happy 4th of July! We also like the fireworks.

Twitter Link Roundup #257 – Fresh Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

crowdSPRING Blog

How to find, hire, and work with a great accountant – Graphic Design Blender Don’t EVER hire bosses. Enjoy!

Can't Find a Technical Co-Founder? Do It Yourself

Vinicius Vacanti

Since I had taken two intro CS courses in college, we decided I would become the technical co-founder and Jim would help out on the front-end development (HTML/CSS) side. But, you can hire someone who has already done it and have them set it up for you in less than 10 hours. Should You Find a Co-Founder, Hire a Programmer or DIY?

7 Web Form Optimization Insights from Testing Hundreds of Forms


This is because the form had specific HTML markup telling the mobile device which keypad to display. Captchas Might Be Costing You Leads.

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How to Hire a Developer on oDesk

Launching Tech Ventures

If you are building a static website you will need HTML, CSS, and Javascript. PHP, HTML) and oDesk shows you their percentile score. by Jonathan Einkauf Entrepreneurs, especially those without a technical background, are often overwhelmed when it comes to building a prototype or minimum viable product (MVP). credit card). Good luck


Preparing Websites For The Unexpected | Smashing Mobile

Put another way, when was the last time you favored tags written into HTML over font properties in a separate CSS file? HTML & HTML5.

How we Hire for Sweat Equity (Part 2)…

Next → How we Hire for Sweat Equity (Part 2)… Posted on April 7, 2011 by Travis Biziorek. The first time we hired partners for Kibin was way back in late 2009. I’ve heard people say it’s impossible to hire good developers right now. I want to hire before I have the ability to pay anyone. Search.

Infographics Are Hot, Your Boring Data Is Not

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

What if you don't have a big budget to hire a designer? This was the first infographic we'd ever created. It caught on like crazy! No problem.