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10 online careers you can start today with basically no money

Does working from home or any remote location of your choice, while dictating your schedule and having complete control over your career sound good?<p>If so, you should consider starting an online career.<p>It's a lot easier than you might think — thanks to the internet, it's actually quite simple, …

Small Business

How Instagram Is Changing Travel

Social media-savvy travelers are increasingly drawing their destination inspiration from Instagram—but at what cost?<p>Puffed, gray-tinged clouds roll over Odda, Norway, reflected in the quiet azure waters of Lake Ringedalsvatnet. More than 2,000 feet above, a hiker is perched atop Trolltunga, a cliff …

Economics

The Most Popular Social Networks With Millennials, Gen X, and Baby Boomers

Although Facebook is the most popular social network across generations, it is not as dominant with younger people as it is with older ones, …

Public Relations

Counting clicks ... a beginner's guide to mastering Google Analytics

How do people find your website? How long do they stay? What is the user experience like on different devices? If you can’t answer these three questions with confidence, it’s time to start using an analytics tool or get to know the one you do use a little better.<p>Understanding SEO<p>People will arrive …

Google Analytics

Learn all the tricks of the SEO trade — and earn search engine certification

Literate tech users probably know how vital Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is to getting content discovered on the web. But there’s a world of difference between understanding SEO’s importance and being able to manipulate it. You can harness the power of SEO yourself with the Expert Lecture …

3 Social Media Tools Entrepreneurs Should Be Using Every Day

Social media is evolving at an incredible rate. The most important thing you can do is to equip yourself with the best tools.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One hundred years from now, when historians are asked what they labeled as the biggest breakthrough in human …

Infographics

9 Things Good Leaders Never Do When Running a Meeting | Inc.com

Successful leaders know that meetings, while important, are also incredibly expensive.<p>The next time you're in a meeting, mentally add up the hourly rates of everyone in the room.<p>Then factor in the opportunity cost for what every person could be achieving instead of sitting and listening to Stewart …

Management

How to Make an Infographic: A Visual Guide for Beginners [Free E-Book]

On average, Americans consume 63 gigabytes of information per person per day. That’s roughly half of all the storage space in a new MacBook Air …

Infographics

Asda imposes harsher terms on suppliers after pound's Brexit slide

Struggling retailer, which owns the George brand, says clothing businesses may need to wait 90 days for payment<p>Asda, Britain’s third largest supermarket chain and owner of the George brand, is imposing harsher payment terms on its clothing suppliers as it attempts to turn the business around.<p>A …

Sainsbury'S
Philip Hammond

The Post-Human World

A conversation about the end of work, individualism, and the human species with the historian Yuval Harari<p>Famine, plague, and war. These have been the three scourges of human history. But today, people in most countries are more likely to die from eating too much rather than too little, more likely …

Israeli Palestinian Conflict

The State of Influencer Marketing in 2017

Most marketers are either still experimenting with influencer marketing, or they're running individual campaigns rather than maintaining ongoing …

Marketing

Web Success Team

Meet Our Team<p>Experience breeds success. Clients benefit from results-driven social marketing & PR pros with strategic, brand-building expertise to …

Why Social Media Is Beneficial For Small Business Owners: 5 Sites And The Best Ways To Use Them

Keeping up with the growing number of social media sites and trying to put your small businesses mark on the map can seem overwhelming. <i>What platform</i> …

3 Reasons Email Campaigns Remain the Best Marketing Tool

Mobile phones have made email inboxes portable, so that no one is ever really offline. Take advantage of that.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I used to think that email marketing’s days were numbered. But, as a recent study from marketing technology pioneer Zeta Global …

eCommerce

Inside Dropbox’s Identity Overhaul | Backchannel

<b>Dropbox became a darling company</b> of the cloud computing startup wave by keeping users’ files in sync. Elegant, efficient, and reliable, its software …

Software

Social Listening in 2017: The Next Frontier in Social Media

Today, the customer journey is no longer happening merely on your e-commerce website or in your physical store. Rather, it is largely made up of …

Customer Experience

How to Stop Social Media From Taking Over Your Life

In this day and age, it’s hard to live a full life without logging onto Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram every now and then. The problem is that they …

UK inflation to hit a two-year high

Sterling’s weakness since Brexit vote is pushing up prices of fuel, food and clothes, official figures to show<p>Inflation is set to hit its highest level in more than two years this week, according to economists, as the sharp drop in sterling since the referendum fuels a rise in the cost of …

Economics
Hard Brexit

What Are The Best Times to Post on Social Media?

Shares 166<p><i>Today’s guest post is from Natasha Haley from Social Elephant.</i><p>Social media gurus around the world have been trying to pinpoint the ideal …

4 Keys to Writing Content That Readers Will Love

Writing content that readers will love isn't only about what you write, but how you write it.<p>This story originally appeared on PR Newswire's Small Business PR Toolkit<p>If your content doesn’t provide readers with value, solve a problem, answer a question or entertain, then it doesn’t really serve a …

Writing

100 Years Of Infographics From National Geographic

A new tome from Taschen explores why National Geographic‘s approach to information design has changed little since the 1800s.<p>The fact that <i>National Geographic</i> continues to be a collector’s item when other print magazines are struggling—there’s even a popular eBay guide for selling them–is testament …

Infographics

How to Create Video Content Without Being on Camera

Try something new in 2017 and add video content to your marketing strategy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Try something new in 2017 and add video content to your marketing strategy. As an entrepreneur, you are always looking for a way to get ahead of the competition. …

Videography

Why a Good Website Won’t Cut It Anymore… and What You Can Do About It

:: By John Surdakowski, Avex Designs ::<b>Do you need to make some improvements to your business website, or is it good enough as it is?</b>The answer to …

Marketing

Facebook Advertising 101 [Infographic]

Targeting traffic with your Facebook ads can lead to big success for small businesses, but only if it's done in a smart way.<p>For example, start by …

Marketing

4 Free Small Business Marketing Tools

Here's a list of four marketing tools that add real value -- but don't cost a thing!<p>This story originally appeared on PR Newswire's Small Business PR Toolkit<p>There’s only one thing better than finding a cool new marketing tool, and that’s finding a <i>free,</i> cool new marketing tool. Here’s a list of four …

Small Business

11 green New Year's resolutions that put the planet first

Are you making New Year's resolutions for 2017? Instead of pledging to lose weight or learn a language, try these top tips for a better year ahead, both for yourself and for the rest of the planet.<p>1. Walk, run or cycle to work<p>Not only is it better for the environment, but commuting to work on foot …

The most common New Year's resolutions – and how to stick to them

You've finally run out of turkey for sandwiches and curries, there are no more Christmas films on TV and the family-size box of chocolates is empty (except for the coconut ones).<p>Attention has now turned to the year ahead and the pledges that many of us make to be better people over the next 12 …