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13 Expert Instagram Hacks to Increase Engagement | Inc.com

Over the past year, I've been going all inon Instagram. I've talked to experts and sought out advice on how to turn this channel into a primary means of engaging my audience, versus just an afterthought place to post fun photos from my adventures.<p>I interviewed a fellow entrepreneur who uses his …

Marketing

7 Marketing Trends You Can’t Ignore in 2018

Marketers were sent into a panic last week when Facebook announced its algorithm will soon limit the brand and publisher posts in users' feeds. Many …

Marketing

151 Content Ideas to Fill Your 2018 Content Marketing Calendar

Is 2018 going to be a big year for you and your business?<p>I’ll be honest, over the 5+ years I have been working in the content marketing space, the …

Marketing

Let These Email Marketing Best Practices Boost Your Business

As customers ourselves, we all know what it feels like to be bombarded with irrelevant emails on a daily basis. And in a world of information …

Marketing
Artificial Intelligence

5 Creative Ways to Use Stories to Build Your Social Media Brand (and Sales) | Inc.com

Stories, first pioneered by Snapchat, are a storytelling format that enables users to piece together photos and videos taken throughout their everyday lives. After 24 hours, these Stories disappear into the abyss, making them as "realtime" and raw as a medium can get.<p>Soon after Snapchat's success …

Marketing

4 Trends That Will Shape (or Continue to Shape) Content Marketing in 2018

Content personalization, video marketing and user-generated content are trends to watch.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Content marketing is constantly evolving. Just as it did in previous years, content marketing can be expected to remain a key strategy to increase …

Marketing

Feeling Overwhelmed? Here Are 3 Ways to Step Back and Focus on the Essentials | Inc.com

We've talked about the importance of entrepreneurs seeking advice from others. Founders are guilty of those brain-engulfing narcissistic thoughts that "I alone" know everything about my company and the best plans, policies, and products to keep it on a positive trajectory.<p>That's just not smart …

Time Management

7 Little Habits That Are Killing Your Productivity

Avoid these habits to optimize your day.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How much are you getting done at work? In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Brian Tracy cites a study that the average employee spends about three hours at the office on non-work-related …

Thought Leadership

18 Content Marketing Trends We Expect to See in 2018 | LinkedIn Marketing Blog

<i>This guest post was contributed by Josh Ritchie, CEO of Column Five.</i><p>It’s safe to say that content marketing is here to stay. The proof is in the …

Marketing

Drafting a Business Plan? Here are #5 Rules for Making it Perfect

Your business plans should be able to persuade people into thinking that working with you or funding your company is a smart choice<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>A business plan is the …

Small Business

10 Ways Sales Pros Get Rich Answering the Phone

The single best prospect any sales pro every gets is when somebody calls asking about what you sell.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What are you going to do to maximize every incoming phone call opportunity you are presented with? I teach people all over the world how …

Selling

5 Biggest Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make Throughout Their Startup Journeys | Inc.com

<i>By Ruben Vardanyan, founder and CEO of Joomag</i><p>You'll make dozens (maybe even hundreds) of mistakes when running a startup, especially if it's your first one. Managing your own business may very well be one of the hardest jobs on the planet, but the rewards far outweigh the risks. You'll lose money, …

Entrepreneurship