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About Tom DuHamel

Hi! My name is Tom DuHamel and I run I Heart Blank, LLC. I started my own business in 2011 but have been making websites since 2002. Before I Heart Blank, LLC I worked for a local radio station in Hackettstown selling advertising, doing voice-overs and helping local business create compelling advertising and marketing campaigns. When I started I Heart Blank, LLC my goal was to integrate the two things I was most experienced at; marketing and website design.
8 06, 2017

WordPress 4.8 “Evans” Released

By | 2017-08-12T05:06:49+00:00 June 8th, 2017|WWW News|Comments Off on WordPress 4.8 “Evans” Released

Hey Guys. Great news. Wordpress 4.8, titled "Evans" was released this week. Wordpress 4.8 brings a bunch of revamped features. Here are the 'highlights' from Wordpress' Blog: Gear up for a more intuitive WordPress! Version 4.8 of WordPress, named “Evans” in honor of jazz pianist and composer William John “Bill” Evans, is available for download or update in your WordPress dashboard. New features in 4.8 add more ways for you to express yourself and represent your brand. Though some updates seem minor, they’ve been built by hundreds of contributors with you in mind. Get ready for new features you’ll welcome like an [...]

10 02, 2017

[INFOGRAPH] A Lot Of Social Media Facts…115 To Be Exact

By | 2017-08-14T22:26:49+00:00 February 10th, 2017|Infographics|Comments Off on [INFOGRAPH] A Lot Of Social Media Facts…115 To Be Exact

The nice folks at Skilled.co made up a pretty cool infographic called "115 Must Know Facts about Social Media" with a bunch of facts about social media.  I always love information like this.  This is the type of stuff that may not be useful right this second, but it's valuable information to be utilized at some point in your endeavors.  Check it out: Presented by Skilled.co

1 02, 2017

[INFOGRAPH] How To Memorize A Speech

By | 2017-08-23T02:41:14+00:00 February 1st, 2017|Infographics|Comments Off on [INFOGRAPH] How To Memorize A Speech

Another great Infographic from the folks at Daily Infographic!  This time it's tips and tools to help you memorize a speech.  Check it out below or at Daily Infographic.   Lifehack

18 01, 2017

Make Your Ads More Engaging!

By | 2017-08-14T22:25:09+00:00 January 18th, 2017|Business|Comments Off on Make Your Ads More Engaging!

I came across an article from Entrepreneur titled, "5 Ways to Make Your Online Ads More Clickable" and I thought to myself, "These are just as important to any type of ads."  Whether it be print, radio or online ads.  I encourage you read through the article for some things to remember / inspire you with you next advertisement. Here are the highlights to make your ads more engaging: Curiosity Benefit Emotion Credibility Expectation Even when using these 'hooks' to make your ads more engaging, Ted Prodromou also gives  some techniques to help writing the ads, which include: Brainstorming [...]

9 01, 2017

Don’t Let The (Business) Man Get You Down

By | 2017-08-14T22:24:52+00:00 January 9th, 2017|Business|Comments Off on Don’t Let The (Business) Man Get You Down

It's easy to get deflated in business.  Sometimes it's hard to bounce back.  There are many reasons why your ideas, goals and brainstorms might get shot down (or shut down) in a work environment.  I've always compared it to "letting your cup run dry".  Whether you're tired of doing work that gets unrecognized, get your ideas brushed under the rug, or even passed by.  There's only a certain amount of...let's call enthusiasm you can muster before it's all gone; and in turn, you're cup runs dry.  Some people call it getting burned out; and the outcome can make lose [...]

3 01, 2017

Happy Merry 2017 – Updating Copyrights, WP & More!

By | 2017-08-14T22:23:55+00:00 January 3rd, 2017|I Heart Blank News|Comments Off on Happy Merry 2017 – Updating Copyrights, WP & More!

The upcoming week or so brings a bit of work for I Heart Blank.  It's time for both monthly updates and yearly updates.  I thought I'd write a quick message of somethings I Heart Blank will be doing this week. I will be updating all I Heart Blank websites with a proper "© 2017" footer.  With over 90 sites to update, it's gonna take a few days.  If after the next week, I somehow missed your site, please email me and I'll get it fixed right away. I have also updated most of your websites to Wordpress 4.7.  I have encountered [...]

6 12, 2016

WordPress 4.7 “Vaughan” Released

By | 2017-08-14T22:23:13+00:00 December 6th, 2016|WWW News|Comments Off on WordPress 4.7 “Vaughan” Released

Hey Guys. Great news. Wordpress 4.7, titled "Vaughan was released this week. Wordpress 4.7 brings a bunch of revamped features. Here are the 'highlights' and video from the Codex page: Here are some highlights from the newest Wordpress release: Twenty Seventeen A brand new default theme brings your site to life with immersive featured images and video headers. Twenty Seventeen focuses on business sites and features a customizable front page with multiple sections. Personalize it with widgets, navigation, social menus, a logo, custom colors, and more. Our default theme for 2017 works great in many languages, on any device, and [...]

16 08, 2016

WordPress 4.6 “Pepper” Released

By | 2017-08-14T22:23:04+00:00 August 16th, 2016|WWW News|Comments Off on WordPress 4.6 “Pepper” Released

Hey Guys. Great news. Wordpress 4.6, titled Coleman was released this week. Wordpress 4.6 brings a bunch of revamped features. Here are the 'highlights' and video from the Codex page: Here are some highlights from the newest Wordpress release: Streamlined Updates Don’t lose your place: stay on the same page while you update, install, and delete your plugins and themes. Native Fonts The WordPress dashboard now takes advantage of the fonts you already have, making it load faster and letting you feel more at home on whatever device you use. Editor Improvements Inline Link Checker Ever accidentally made a link [...]

13 06, 2016

Create a Campaign, Not Just a Spot (or Ad)

By | 2017-08-14T22:22:54+00:00 June 13th, 2016|Business|Comments Off on Create a Campaign, Not Just a Spot (or Ad)

Jeffrey Hedquist is back to give you another quip about keeping your advertising simple! Jeff is primarily a ‘radio guy’ and writes about radio advertising, but almost every article he writes can be related to pretty much any advertising medium.  Todays post has to do with making sure the first 5 seconds of your commercial is the most impactful.  I’ll let Jeff explain… Every time you create a spot, think about making it into a campaign – a theme that will tie all the client’s commercials together and give them an identity in the minds of the audience. Don’t go beyond the concept [...]

6 06, 2016

[INFOGRAPH] Adobe Illustrator Vs. Adobe Photoshop

By | 2017-08-14T22:22:18+00:00 June 6th, 2016|Infographics|Comments Off on [INFOGRAPH] Adobe Illustrator Vs. Adobe Photoshop

A question that comes up quite often has to do with "What is Illustrator?" or "What's a vector file?"  I found great Infographic from 9gag that sums it up pretty nicely.  Check it out below:  

1 06, 2016

Random Business News – June 2016

By | 2017-08-14T22:21:07+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Business, Random Business News|Comments Off on Random Business News – June 2016

27 Funny Posters And Charts That Graphic Designers Will Relate To -http://digitalsynopsis.com/…/27-funny-graphic-designer-pos…/ The 25 Most Popular Passwords of 2015: We're All Such Idiots - http://gizmodo.com/the-25-most-popular-passwords-of-2015-we… How I (Almost) Made Big Money Working From Home Promoting Products on Instagram - http://gawker.com/how-i-almost-made-big-money-working-from- Record a Screencast with Nothing but YouTube -http://lifehacker.com/record-a-screencast-with-nothing-but-… Oracle Says It Is Killing the Java Plugin - http://gadgets.ndtv.com/…/oracle-says-it-is-killing-the-jav… The Top 10 Usernames and Passwords Hackers Try to Get into Remote Computers - http://lifehacker.com/the-top-10-usernames-and-passwords-ha… Why Perfectionism and Burnout Go Hand in Hand -http://lifehacker.com/why-perfectionism-and-burnout-go-hand… Google Docs Introduces Automatic Outline Tool for Quick Document Browsing - http://lifehacker.com/google-docs-introduces-automatic-outl… Schedule Your Work in Five Stages [...]

1 06, 2016

[INFOGRAPH] Tips For Being A Google Power User

By | 2017-08-14T22:20:31+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Infographics|Comments Off on [INFOGRAPH] Tips For Being A Google Power User

Daily Infographic posted an infograph will will help you to become a master at finding what you're looking for on Google.  Check out the infograph below or on Daily Infographic's website. ife