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May, 2012

Your Say: What’s the weather like?  

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May 31
2012

Sky Palette by Nicholas

The seasons are changing. What’s the weather like where you are? How does it affect your work? What can you do about it?

Envato’s Most Wanted Winners – Cinema 4D Templates  

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May 30
2012

Cinema 4D Envatos Most Wanted Winners

Many congratulations to the following authors who took part in our Envato’s Most Wanted event where we invited authors to submit Cinema 4D Templates to VideoHive:

All authors will be receiving cash (PayPal/Skrill) payments within the next couple of weeks and have also been awarded a Envato’s Most Wanted Bounty badge!

Meanwhile, you can see all the entries to the contest within our Cinema 4D Templates category.

Congratulations once again and keep an eye out for future Envato’s Most Wanted events across all our marketplaces!

Why Light Needs Darkness  

by posted in General
May 30
2012

Over on the Tuts+ Premium blog, Skellie has listed 20 Must See TED Talks for Creatives. This is one of them.

“Lighting architect Rogier van der Heide offers a beautiful new way to look at the world — by paying attention to light (and to darkness). Examples from classic buildings illustrate a deeply thought-out vision of the play of light around us.”

Weekly Inspiration  

by posted in General
May 30
2012

This week, don’t worry about the past or the future, focus on right now. Ralph Waldo Emerson was a poet who believed we shouldn’t worry about the things we can’t change.

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”

Getting to Know SEO: Book Review  

by posted in General
May 30
2012

Search Engine Optimization is one of those skills that everyone thinks they can offer but few can truly do well. With a large amount of SEO purveyors being little more than magic bean salesmen, how does one see past the fluff and get to the core of actual legitimate search engine optimization?

Rockable Press’s recent book Getting to Know SEO is here to help.
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mmmmmm Cookies…  

by posted in Community
May 29
2012

Cookies by Moyan Brenn

This week Twitter stood in the spotlight because it publicly disclosed that it tracks user’s movements across the web. It claims that it uses the information to show relevant tweets to match the person’s Internet history. But being surrounded by conspiracy stories, it really poses the question “Who’s watching you online?”

At the centre of all this controversy are internet cookies.
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Featured Profile Image: Loungekat  

by posted in Community
May 29
2012

There are almost as many approaches to creating a profile image as there are authors. Some focus on showcasing artistic skills, others prioritize with slogans and company information. Some show their personal photo, while others display abstract forms. This one belongs to Loungekat.
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7 Rules for Making More Happiness  

by posted in General
May 28
2012

Over on the Tuts+ Premium blog, Skellie has listed 20 Must See TED Talks for Creatives. This is one of them.

“Using simple, delightful illustrations, designer Stefan Sagmeister shares his latest thinking on happiness — both the conscious and unconscious kind. His seven rules for life and design happiness can (with some customizations) apply to everyone seeking more joy.”

Show Your Appreciation: Cgtuts+  

by posted in General
May 28
2012

Cgtuts+ is Envato’s tutorial site for learning all aspects of computer graphics – especially the 3D type. If it’s your favorite Envato site, give it a shout out in the comments!
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Design to Challenge Reality  

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May 25
2012

Over on the Tuts+ Premium blog, Skellie has listed 20 Must See TED Talks for Creatives. This is one of them.

“Kelli Anderson shatters our expectations about reality by injecting humor and surprise into everyday objects. At TEDxPhoenix she shares her disruptive and clever designs.”