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Tara Hornor
Works at Springdale Family Literacy Program
Attended John Brown University
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The following redesign concepts for IMDb are incredibly fascinating. Some are similar to the current design while others are a complete revamp.
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5 Successful Freelancers Share the Secrets to their Success

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5 Successful Freelancers Share the Secrets to their Success
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WTF? Quirky and Unusual #Packaging and Advertorial Designs via @NoupeMag

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For both packaging and advertisements, one of the most important elements is that the design stands out from its surroundings, whether this is on a shelf o
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23 Interesting Twitter Redesign Concepts!

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These are definitely worth a look. The following are 23 of the top twitter redesign concepts found across the web. Take a closer look at the details that...
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Check out these 29 podcasts for freelance graphic designers! 

#podcast   #graphicdesign   #freelancer  

http://vandelaydesign.com/best-podcasts-for-graphic-designers/
As a freelancer, I don’t get many opportunities to surround myself with similar creative minds to keep me sharp. While attending meet-ups and co-working
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Gmail needs an update! And it should use one of these awesome redesign concepts...
Gmail has needed a redesign for awhile now. The interface is quite cluttered and not at all easy to use, and the apps for iOS and especially Android are even
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Webydo, the awesome code-free web design platform, has now added a Parallax Scrolling Animator to its professional design suite. Check out Webydo's powerful features on http://www.webydo.com/ or read through this article on why this platform is perfect for professional designers without code experience.

http://technorati.com/code-free-web-animation-platform-makes-web-design-easy/
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Beautiful illustrations from new artists!

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Whether you are an admirer and lover of illustration or in need of a fantastic illustrator who has a fresh look, you may find exactly what you need in one
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Check out these 29 podcasts for freelance graphic designers! 

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Needing some postcard marketing advice? Teresa Ambord gives some excellent tips in her article, and includes tips from yours truly, as well ;)

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New media is great, but "old" media still works, too. Tips for marketing your HVAC and indoor environment services with good old-fashioned postcards.
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Need some inspiration this weekend? Check out some of the latest and greatest promotional website designs, from events to movies to products and more!

http://www.designjuices.co.uk/2014/07/20-impressive-promotional-website-designs/ #webdesign   #webdevelopment  
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Occupation
Family Literacy Instructor and Freelance Writer
Skills
Curriculum planning/writing, teaching ESL, various marketing and graphic design and web design topics, optimizing blog posts for search engines
Employment
  • Springdale Family Literacy Program
    Teacher, 2014 - present
    As a family literacy instructor, I teach parents of Springdale public school students, in the Springdale Family Literacy Program, funded through grants gathered by Northwest Technical Institute. Parents spend time in their children's classrooms and then come back to the classroom for English lessons. We also have speakers that come in and provide advice and resources on how to be a part of the community.
  • Creative Content Experts
    Senior Editor, 2008 - present
    Copywriter for various small business clients; writer for graphic design and marketing blogs; edit/ write website content
  • Home Tutor
    Tutor/ Governess, 2005 - 2008
    Taught a family 6 children, from grades K-10th; tutored other various homeschool students once or twice a week; created lesson plans, taught lessons, graded homework, assigned grades, completed transcripts for high school students
  • Ambassadors for Christ Academy
    English Teacher, 2004 - 2005
    Taught grades 6th-10th in a private, Christian school. Yearbook advisor. Head of the school's vocabulary program, ran practice rounds to prepare for state competition, administered school competition, took care of travel logistics for state competition, escorted students to state.
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Gender
Female
Other names
Tara Hoffmann, Tara Horner
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I am a part time family literacy instructor and a part time freelance writer and Senior Editor of Creative Content Experts, a content marketing company.
Introduction
I accepted a part time teaching position in Springdale, Arkansas in which I teach parents of students. The parents spend time in their children's classrooms and the rest of the time in my classroom learning English. My freelance writing is now only part time, but I still have over 2,000 published articles on various blogs across the web. I specialize in roundups, how to's, features, reviews, and informational articles on topics of graphic design, web design, web development, marketing, advertising, photography, and technology. 

Continue to follow me on Twitter @TaraHornor to see advice in graphic design or marketing.
Bragging rights
6 years of online writing experience; English Education degree; teaching license
Education
  • John Brown University
    B.S.E. in Secondary English, 2002 - 2004
  • Northwest Arkansas Community College
    Secondary English Education, 2001 - 2002
  • Ouachita Baptist University
    Secondary English Education, 1999 - 2000