Google announces the LG Nexus 5X and Huawei Nexus 6P; pre-orders start today

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Here’s the Nexus 5X.

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SAN FRANCISCO—Google has officially taken the wraps off its new flagship smartphone lineup. In keeping with the current smartphone release trends, Google is announcing two devices today: the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P. The 5X is made by LG, and the 6P is made by Huawei. The Nexus 5X starts at $379, and the 6P starts at $499, and both phones will ship later this month. Pricing for other territories is starting to dribble in—the Nexus 5X and 6P will begin at £339 and £449 respectively in the UK—but we’ll update the article with more complete information as it’s made available.

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The Best & Worst Subway Map Designs From Around the World

If you were to design a subway map, what would you design for: geographical precision or visual clarity? Is it better for a map to accurately represent the geography at street level, or for it to be abstract and easy-to-understand?

In 1972, Massimo Vignelli chose the latter — visual clarity — when he designed a map of the New York City subway system. To Vignelli, the only way to make the crazy twists and turns of the city’s subway lines comprehendible to the public would be to, well … straighten them out.

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Facebook Ads + Social Proof = More Sales!

At a first glance, winning ad clicks from competition seems so simple:

All you have to do is show the audience a proof that you’re better and POOF! As if by magic, they begin to ignore everyone else.

But the reality is so different, isn’t it?

Ad after ad you run struggle to make the case.

Grab the users’ attention.

And convince them to your worth.

But it’s all because your ads miss one crucial ingredient – social proof.

Social Proof

Luckily for you, that’s what I’m going to help you with today. I’m going to show you 10 examples of various social proof types advertisers use in Facebook ads.

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Facebook Ads + Social Proof = More Sales!

At a first glance, winning ad clicks from competition seems so simple:

All you have to do is show the audience a proof that you’re better and POOF! As if by magic, they begin to ignore everyone else.

But the reality is so different, isn’t it?

Ad after ad you run struggle to make the case.

Grab the users’ attention.

And convince them to your worth.

But it’s all because your ads miss one crucial ingredient – social proof.

Social Proof

Luckily for you, that’s what I’m going to help you with today. I’m going to show you 10 examples of various social proof types advertisers use in Facebook ads.

read more