Top 10 Most Popular Stories Of The Week

Here are the stories you read, shared, tweeted, and pinned this week.


This week’s top 10 gives you a glimpse into the minds of top designers, advertisers, and a Chief Collaboration Officer (bet you didn’t even know that existed). We also have some great videos from a SunRun campaign that hopes to bring solar energy into the mainstream, and an infographic that will have you thinking twice before you invite your advertising friends over to party.

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1. Infographic Confirms It: Advertising People Are Not Normal

This infographic confirms what most of us already knew: Advertisers are a different breed, and you should probably be keeping a watchful eye on them at office parties.

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2. Why Your Company Needs A Chief Collaboration Officer
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With the growing emphasis on collaboration and innovation, Lydia Dishman outlines why your company needs a CCO.

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3. It Exists! MIT Creates Tech For Moving Files Across Devices With A Swipe

Suzanne LaBarre discovers one of the most intuitive UI apps yet.

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4. The Real-Life Instagram Camera Is So Crazy That It Just Might Work


Mark Wilson outlines why an obsolete product just might hit it big.

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5. The Truth About Facebook Advertising
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Michael Lazerow gives you an inside look at how Facebook advertisers are succeeding in the social media landscape.

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6. Hijacking Emotion Is The Key To Engaging Your Audience
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Helio Fred Garcia shares his thoughts on how to engage an audience and keep them interested.

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7. 5 Startup Lessons From Belly, Which Just Snagged $10 Million In Funding From Andreessen Horowitz
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E.B. Boyd gives some great advice to prospective and young startups.

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8. Dieter Rams On Good Design As A Key Business Advantage

Dieter Rams shares his thoughts on life, design, and how the two intertwine.

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9. “I Either Get Headhunted Or Fired”: How A Real Mad Man Creates Work That People Line Up To See
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David Zax interviews one of the top creative minds in the industry. Check out his Nintendo ad at the bottom (it is especially fantastic).

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10. Brilliant Solar Ads Say Screw The Environment, It’s About Paying Less

SunRun hopes to get solar power to the masses by appealing to your wallet, not your conscience.

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