Hot Font #14: New Cicle

September 12, 2013 - 15:38 | 0 replies

It's been a while since the last Hot Font. Hence I'd like to introduce you to New Cicle. New Cicle is a simply attractive sans-serif, very clear and light. It comes in different styles, Fina, Semi and Gordita and italic versions of them all. Created by La Tipomatika, New Cicle is published under Freeware License and...

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Night owls, it's time to step up

September 11, 2013 - 22:54 | 3 replies

Early bird catches the worm is total bullshit. Besides, who wants the worm when you can be an owl and get the bigger game? This is how we night owls need to start to see the world. The problem is that currently everyone is expected to be up and ready early at morning, earlier the better. And to be all perky and ready...

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Making friends with a simple note of sweet gratitude

September 11, 2013 - 00:12 | 0 replies

Last week I wrote about why I switched from MailChimp to Mad Mimi. It was an honest text about my troubles with MailChimp and why I thought Mad Mimi would serve me better. A little less than a week passed and an email landed my inbox. Someone called Dean sent me a short note titled "You're awesome". When I opened the...

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Why I switched from MailChimp to Mad Mimi

September 4, 2013 - 15:50 | 2 replies

A couple of days ago I switched from MailChimp to Mad Mimi for my email list and Home+Work list as well. MailChimp is likely to be more well known than the smaller Mad Mimi and may seem more professional for a Very Serious Business Person. Though the reason why I had previously selected MailChimp wasn't cause I was...

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Free printable and desktop wallpaper calendar, September 2013

August 29, 2013 - 23:17 | 0 replies

Now you can get the FREE calendar for September 2013! I wanted to do something autumn-y and what's more autumn than falling leaves? The leafy quote was made known by Serenity (2005), written and directed by Joss Whedon. If you've watched the movie you'll remember these poetic words uttered by Wash and what happened...

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How your old blog posts could help and guide to read more

August 27, 2013 - 17:04 | 2 replies

You have that awesome blog. You are very happy with how it looks and your content creation is on fire. And then a person wanders through search or link somewhere in and out of one of your older blog posts, never checking other posts. There are many reasons why they aren't staying around. Your blog post wasn't...

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Building your web presence: Patience, consistency, your voice and the overall look

August 23, 2013 - 16:54 | 0 replies

Today every other cat has a blog, fictional characters are Tweeting and there are Facebook pages dedicated to woolen socks. Being noticed online is getting harder and harder. Building a strong web presence requires work. It's done with patience, consistency and you'll need to shine with your own voice. Besides that...

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Tweaks all over the place

August 23, 2013 - 01:27 | 0 replies

And again I decided to change things around the blog and my work site. This new look has been waiting to get finalized and published since July and I think it's worth the wait. Both sites have the same base look. At the work site, Made In Helmikuu, the sidebars are mostly missing, which makes content wider. On the...

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Kale and banana smoothie

August 15, 2013 - 17:04 | 2 replies

I have found kale. Finally, at this point of my vegetarian life. It contains lots of beta-Carotene (source of vitamin A), vitamin K, vitamin C, iron, calcium, magnesium and then some. Sounds pretty perfect. Some people say kale has a strong taste, but for me it's not that strong. It can be used in cooking, salads...

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Free printable and desktop wallpaper calendar, August 2013

August 1, 2013 - 14:29 | 0 replies

August is here. Many people in Finland has now got back to work, yet I know August is a popular summer vacation month in more southern countries. Whether you are on a vacation or at work, a pretty calendar with an inspirational quote is always good thing in hand. For that the FREE calendar for August 2013 is here!...

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