Archives: April 2014

Mediabistro Course

Pinterest Marketing

Pinterest MarketingPin your way to a wider audience! Starting December 1, work with the VP of Marketing at SheKnows to learn how to leverage Pinterest for your brand. In this course, you'll learn how to create a Pinterest Playbook to develop and measure your marketing strategy, grow a follower base, run an effective contest, and stay updated on the best practices for this platform. Register now!

Video: A Brief History of Kickstarter, The First 5 Years

If you haven’t already noticed, Kickstarter is getting old. Compared to other apps, the site is practically a dinosaur. Just watch this video! In it, you’ll see Kickstarter swimming with the internet’s giants like Myspace. Of course, now, the company has been so successful, they’ve failed to put out an Android compatible app. Users have to pay $0.99 to another company just to manage projects.
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‘An Orchard Invisible: A Natural History of Seeds’ is Today’s Free eBook Download

an orchard invisibleJonathan’s Silvertown’s History of Seeds is a beautiful medication on a rich history of seeds and their potential. We agree with Thoreau, who said, “I have great faith in a seed. Convince me that you have a seed there, and I am prepared to expect wonders.” If you love seeds or edible histories, check out this free download of An Orchard Invisible: A Natural History of Seeds.

The story of seeds, in a nutshell, is a tale of evolution. From the tiny sesame that we sprinkle on our bagels to the forty-five-pound double coconut borne by the coco de mer tree, seeds are a perpetual reminder of the complexity and diversity of life on earth. With An Orchard Invisible, Jonathan Silvertown presents the oft-ignored seed with the natural history it deserves, one nearly as varied and surprising as the earth’s flora itself. Read more

‘Piano Tiles’ Joins The Top Free Android Apps List This Week

piano tilesFacebook is still leading the top free list on Google Play, but we’ve got a new addictive app in the top ten list from Game Mob: Piano Tiles (formerly, Don’t Tap on the White Tile). It’s addictive – and we think you should not start playing it unless you are ready to go crazy while wasting a lot of time. Don’t say we didn’t warn you…

Below, we’ve listed the top free Android apps of the week as well as a video to Piano Tiles. The list links to Google Play’s research about the individual apps, including user reviews.

We spotlight the top free apps every week–helping our readers discover, enjoy and analyze successful content. Read more