the “selfie” contradiction.


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“Let today be the day you love yourself enough to no longer just dream of a better life; let it be the day you act upon it”.

Almost everybody can say that they know what a “selfie” is. It is even in the dictionary as of recently. You flip your camera on your iPhone, get the perfect angle and you snap the perfect selfie. Even Kim Kardashian has a tutorial on how to take a perfect selfie, (not a very helpful one, might I add). I can admit that I take hundreds of “selfies”, and I love every aspect of it. Maybe sometimes a selfie can make someone appear conceded, or quite the opposite. I believe there are two types of people who take selfies.

The first one being the confident people. The people who are proud of who they are and want to show the world just how much they…

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Make Your Blog More Dynamic with a Slider


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When you read the word “slider,” what do you think of?

Baseball? Burgers? How about blogs?

The best way to build an audience is to produce awesome content — write posts that your readers will devour, and keep them coming back for more. But what about the visitors who randomly stumble upon your blog? How do you grab their attention in the first place?

Enter the slider. A slider is a webpage element used to highlight a group of selected posts. The slider displays one post at a time, transitioning from one to the next automatically or at the click of a button. Often, the slider looks like a fancy slideshow located near the top of your site (in fact, a slideshow is a type of slider).

A slideshow of sliders — pretty meta, right?

When used effectively, sliders give your site a more dynamic feel. Then again, some web designers…

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