How to Discover Secret Canva Design Templates! #Hack!

Did you know about Secret Canva Design Templates? Canva, my favourite design tool, often partners with third parties to create “Giveaway” templates.  For example, I recently discovered this one with Hubspot, which you can see on  Hubspot’s public Canva page. Remixable Designs See the first Template Giveaway for Facebook Ads? If you click on the template, you’ll…

Statistics are like Bikinis

What they Reveal is Suggestive but What they Conceal is Vital Social Media Examiner posted a podcast with Ian Cleary of RazorSocial on How to Use Twitter Analytics which made me think of the analysis I did when I was fundraising for the my first school with Pencils of Promise. And so I decided to…

How to get a Free domain + More! (for Students)

Namecheap offers free domains for students   NameCheap is offering free branded .me third level domains (TLD) to current students from UK, US, Canadian and Australian Universities as part of their education’s initiative to get students online.  As of 22 Apr 2016, there were 2,102 eligible Universities, including 1,931 US universities, 133 Canadian Universities, 24 UK universities and 14 Australian Universities. (If your university…

Ready to become a Power Google Sheets User? 

Become a power Google Sheets user with these Zapier guides: Google Sheets 101: The Beginner’s Guide to Online Spreadsheets From VisiCalc to Google Sheets: An Intro to the Best Spreadsheet Apps Write Faster with Spreadsheets: 10 Shortcuts for Composing Outlines, Research, HTML Tables and More Spreadsheet CRM: How to Create a Customizable CRM with Google…

My Top 10 Crowdfunding Tips

(A response to a request on Quora by someone who wanted to crowdfund his brother’s education of $50,000)

Hacking Premium Twitter Tools

This Hack is worth more than $1,188 (Originally posted on Medium on 14 December 2015, updated on 3 May 2016) Almost every professional content marketer I know pays for a certain tool to see what content gets shared, who the influencers are etc. Sure I’ve tried it out, it’s a fantastic tool —but the PRO version…

How To: Keep Your Standards High

How to Keep your Standards High for Dribbble The post that got put into the best bucket in Dribbble is one that I posted 7 months ago on Instagram. This was made for my best friend Natalie because she’s always perfectly groomed and wearing 4 inch heels. Pretty sure Coco Chanel said it but what counts…

How to Stalk a Venture Capitalist

 How to Stalk a Venture Capitalist You’re a startup with a killer idea and are looking for a venture capitalist to pitch to. Or perhaps you’re a senior at college, about to graduate, and have an interview lined up with a top tier PE/VC fund, investment bank, consulting firm. Problem is, you know absolutely nothing about the…

How to Download Google Fonts to your MAC with one line of code

How to Install all Google’s Fonts onto your computer with one line of code   Why Google Fonts Google fonts are open-sourced fonts, optimised for the web, where you can select, preview and choose fonts. Often used by developers for use in website development,  the Google Fonts API will generate the necessary browser-specific CSS to use the…