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7 Inexpensive Alternatives to Subway Tile for Your Kitchen

White subway tile backsplashes are elegant, they're classic, and... they're everywhere. If you're a little tired of the look, or you just want …

Clever Ideas to Make the Most of a Small Laundry Room

We've all seen them: the big, dreamy laundry rooms with room for multiple machines and all the layout space you could ever dream of. Sadly, the …

Small Spaces

How to Arrange Furniture in an Open Space

Designer Tamara Eaton masterfully creates four different seating arrangements in a single sprawling room<p>In cramped Manhattan, wide-open spaces are cause for great excitement. (Head to Central Park on a summer Saturday if you need proof.) "Open floor plans are lovely, especially when confined to …

Interior Design

The 2 exercises that will keep you fit for life

• <b>Exercise is the best thing you can do to live longer and keep your quality of life high as you age.</b>• <b><br>According to sports scientist Michael Joyner, two exercises can keep you fit for life: burpees and jumping rope.</b>• <b><br>These two exercises build strength and endurance while getting your heart pumping.</b><p>If you …

Mayo Clinic

This Woman Transformed Her Tile Floors With Stencils, and the Results are Amazing

We can't believe those tiles are actually hand-painted!<p>Statement floors are having a major moment right now, but colorful, encaustic tiles tend to come with a hefty price tag. Sure, The Home Depot and Overstock.com offer affordable options, but we're loving this blogger's budget-savvy solution. …

Home Depot

The Compelling Memoirs You Have To Read

Some call it navel-gazing. We call it too good to put down.<p>As much as we adore fiction, a good memoir really has a huge emotional impact on the …

Here is why your Facebook ad campaigns are failing

It was an uncomfortable meeting, I know. I feel your pain. Your boss gave you an online advertising budget and you dumped a ton of money into Facebook ads. And they went … nowhere. Then, you had to explain to the marketing team what happened.<p>I can tell you what happened, because the same things …

AdTech

The 26 happiest, richest, healthiest, and most crime-free countries in the world

Every year, the Legatum Institute, a London based think-tank releases its annual global Prosperity Index, a huge survey that ranks what it calls the most prosperous countries in the world.<p>The amount of money a country has is one factor of prosperity, but the Legatum Institute considered more than …

Top 10

This is how startups make money

Going the startup way is riskier but more straightforward than working a job. Here there’s no boss to decide what happens to you. You’re the boss. …

23 Marketing Tactics That Cost Time, Not Money

This story originally appeared on KISSmetrics<p>Here is the common situation of many startups. They have no money, but they have to do marketing.<p>What’s to be done? Instead of focusing on costly marketing methods, such startups must focus on low-budget marketing hacks.<p>The beauty of growth hacking is …

Where to ‘Borrow’ Ideas for Social Media Campaigns

Steve Jobs liked to quote Picasso and say, “Good artists copy, great artists steal.”Marketers like to think of themselves as artists, and they …

The Top 25 Social Marketing Tools

You and I both know social media marketing can be daunting!We love it. Heck, we’ve worked with small business owners who do $100k in revenue up to …

Social Media

The 7 Must-Measure Facebook Ad Analytics To Increase Your ROI

Facebook reporting gives marketers a whopping 145 metrics to look at, and yet, Facebook reporting is only half of the equation when it comes to …

4 Time Management Tips for Social Media Managers

It seems that a social media manager’s job is never done. It doesn’t matter what time of day or day of week you’re in, there’s always more to do. …

17 funny marketing blogs you MUST follow

17 funny marketing blogs you MUST follow<p>I am a huge fan of marketing humor and I love blogs/websites dedicated to it. They somehow manage to identify …

9 Tested Ways That Will Make Your LinkedIn Marketing Remarketable

Do you use LinkedIn to generate more business? Are you looking for ways to improve your LinkedIn strategy? As a small business, we certainly are. …

7 mistakes companies are making on social right now

Gone are the days when marketing professionals question the value of their company having a presence on social networks. Regardless of if the company is B2B, B2C, or any combination of the two – their customers are on social because EVERYONE is on social.<p>You would think, however, that at this point …