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How Jeff Bezos makes the right decision 30 years in advance

Throughout the years, many people have doubted Jeff Bezos and Amazon.<p>He’s most famous today for being the richest person alive, and while his image in the media oscillates between both good and bad, one thing is for certain — no one doubts him anymore. Amazon is an absolute giant of a company.<p>That …

Jeff Bezos

How to Actually Make Sales Using Google Shopping

Follow these six Google Shopping tricks to elevate your ecommerce sales.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In theory, Google Shopping is simple. You upload your products to a feed through Google Merchant Center, connect it with Adwords and voila, your product images and …

AdWords

Ecommerce Keyword Research Doesn't Have to Be Hard, Here's a Step by Step Guide - Small Business Trends

Search engines rely on keywords to define and categorize the millions of websites online. Without them, it would be hard to determine what a website …

eCommerce

Facebook just acquired technology to quickly verify someone’s ID

Facebook just purchased a startup that allows its customers to quickly verify that someone’s identification documentation is authentic.<p>It’s unclear …

How to Use Google AdWords: What Retailers Need to Know

You may have heard about how no one pays attention to digital ads anymore, and that they’re becoming increasingly obsolete. In fact, pay-per-click …

AdWords

20 Surprising Things You Can Do With Google Search

You can get really specific about the results you want, as well as the ones you don't.<p>Googling has become second nature to most of us, with many people consulting the search engine dozens of times per day.<p>The company’s flagship product is powered by a plethora of algorithms designed to dole out the …

SEO

How to Craft a Profitable Conversion Funnel from Scratch

Get traffic. Build your list. Convert prospects.Those are the goals of your sales funnel.But if you’ve never created one before — or maybe you’ve …

Marketing

3 Core Sales Funnels to Fuel Your Quest for Online Income

A reliable sales funnel is the key to a thriving business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the most crucial components of any business is the sales funnel. Sales funnels are simply automated selling machines. They're used to help autopilot the process of taking …

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11 Technical SEO Tips to Boost Google Rankings [Infographic]

So, you want to rank higher on Google and you’re reading up on SEO - but is your website sound from a technical point of view?<p>Joint Views share their …

Google Search

Using Instagram For Business: Best Practices For Ecommerce

Let’s make something clear: This is not another generic advice post for marketing your products on Instagram. No, this is something much more …

How To Attract $4 Million In Client Revenue Through Content Marketing

Julia McCoy dropped out of college at 19. By 21, she started her own content creation agency.<p>Now, five years later at 26 years old, McCoy’s agency, Express Writers, just broke $4 million in sales.<p>All of McCoy’s new client acquisition is done through content marketing. That’s right: <i>every</i> paying …

The Ultimate Instagram Marketing Guide

Just how important is Instagram marketing anyway? Many marketers who use Instagram for personal purposes, don’t quite see the full potential of the …

What I Learned from Sending 25,000+ Automated Emails

Love it or hate it, email is still one of the most effective communication tools ever created. Email automation has helped companies market their …

12 Ways to Elevate Your Personal Brand in 2018

Tips you can use next year to build your brand.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you aren't fully committed to building your personal brand yet, it's time to go all-in. I'm a huge advocate when it comes to personal branding -- it's how I built my first marketing …

Marketing

8 Quick End-of-Year Marketing Planning Tips to Start the New Year Off Right

2017 is coming to an end but it's never to late to get your marketing strategy set for the new year.<p>It may already be the end of 2017, but let's face it, it's never too late to get your head around a plan for the new year. Investing time to understand where your marketing plan is now and where you …

Top 10 Content Marketing Articles of 2017

Content marketing – the art of attracting customers to your brand because your content is that good – has really come into its own in 2017. No longer …

Marketing

With 1 Tweet, J.K. Rowling Just Gave the Best Advice You'll Hear Today

The author of the Harry Potter series doesn't just understand the struggle. She also knows the only path to genuine success.<p>A couple of days ago, a struggling writer (and Harry Potter fan) vented her disappointment and frustration on Twitter.<p>"I want to write like @jk_rowling or @StephenKing but …

5 Reasons Why You Must Have a Side Hustle (Unless You're Happy Living Paycheck to Paycheck)

You're employer doesn't love you. If you want a more interesting and financially secure life, you'll have to build it after work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Tony Robbins is famous for saying, “If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.” …

Entrepreneurship

The 5 Best Marketing Blogs That Will Make You A Better Marketer

These blogs will keep your marketing skills sharp and relevant in a constantly evolving digital ecosystem.<p>When it comes to marketing, there is a lot of content out there. But there aren't many platforms that <i>consistently</i> provide high-quality content year after year. As someone who's spent the better …

Bitcoin Just Avoided a Massive Breakup, But It's Getting a Little One Instead

The Bitcoin community has finally done what for years seemed impossible, pulling together to approve a software upgrade, known as Segwit2x, intended …

Smart weekend rituals to make your workweek less anxious

A classic weekend spent lounging around the house and meeting with family can be the gift we all deserve after a long week. But it always feels like …

5 Easy Ways to Get Users to Your Website

If you can demonstrate your brand's mission throughout your site, people will be flocking to it in no time.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s never easy to stand out from the crowd. After all, there are probably over a thousand sites in your industry, and while …

Marketing

The Art of Raising Kind Kids

We all want our children to be kind, and to grow up to be even kinder. As any parent knows, monitoring unkind behavior is in most cases a practical …

Terrorism

How to Use Facebook Insights and Analytics to Boost Your Social Media Marketing Strategy

Facebook Insights is one of the most powerful Facebook analytics tools available.<p>When you dive into your Facebook Insights, you’ll receive a wealth …

Social Media

Want to Raise Brave Girls? This TED Talk Says Encourage More of This

Why gutsy girls who take risks grow up to be brave women.<p>As a father of two daughters myself, I get it. It's hard to not want to protect them at every twist and turn of life. But often, when we're protecting them, we're actually holding them back from being truly remarkable.<p>So what should we …

The Way You Parent Your Child May Affect Their Emotional Intelligence

What exactly is positive parenting? Of course, it's a positive way to approach raising your child, but it's much more than that. <b>Rather than being</b> …

How doing this one thing -- for 15 minutes a day -- can change your child's life forever

You know that reading is important for a child's development, but did you know that reading aloud to young children for just 15 minutes a day can catapult them to success later in life? And did you know, also, that only 46% of American children are actually read to each day by their …

Here's the Secret to Raising a Safe, Smart Kid

<i>How to be hands-on without setting too many limits, from our friends at Common Sense Media.</i><p>When it comes to parenting frustrations, nothing beats the challenges of setting screen limits, picking appropriate media, and figuring out Snapchat. We're raising "digital natives" but we're supposed to be …

10 Ways to Maximize the Profitability of Your Website

Some 96 percent of your visitors won't be ready to buy -- so what can you do to convince the rest and move the majority closer to a buying decision?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most websites exist to turn a profit, no matter what other secondary goals they have; even …

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