Hassan I.

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Why I Think Social Media Is For Branding and Engagement, Not Traffic or Revenue

<b>Social media is changing.</b><p>It used to be a one-to-many channel. Businesses would publish links, photos, and videos on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, …

Why does North Korea hate the United States? Let’s go back to the Korean War.

SEOUL — Any day of the week, the North Korean propaganda machine can be relied upon to spew out anti-American vitriol using some formulation of “imperialist” and “aggressor” and “hostile.”<p>The Kim family has kept a tight grip on North Korea for some seven decades by perpetuating the idea that the …

North Korea

A leaked report shows how much money publishers make from platforms like Facebook, Google, and Snapchat

The report, from premium publisher trade body Digital Content Next (DCN), claims that the (mean) average premium publisher generated $7.7 million in revenue from distributing their content on third-party platforms in the first half of 2016 — equivalent to around 14% of their overall revenues in the …

How to Get Actionable Data from Google Analytics in 10 Minutes

It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of Google Analytics.There aren’t many free, intuitive programs that give you the kind of super-valuable …

Analytics

How to use your calendar to maximize your effectiveness

This simple practice will help you accomplish your goals.<p>I’ve combined knowledge from several amazing books (<i>The Effective Executive</i>, <i>The 7 Habits of</i> …

Best Web Design Tools

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co<p>Are you a web designer? Then you should check these awesome web design tools to boost your designing …

Putin ally tells Americans: Vote Trump or face nuclear war

Vladimir Zhirinovsky, a flamboyant veteran lawmaker known for his fiery rhetoric, told Reuters in an interview that Trump was the only person able to de-escalate dangerous tensions between Moscow and Washington.<p>By contrast, Trump's Democratic rival Hillary Clinton could spark World War Three, said …

Russia

Learn any of these 16 programming languages and you'll always have a job

Someone has to write that software. Why not you?<p>There are thousands of programming languages, but some are far more popular than others.<p>When a company goes out to find new programming talent, they're looking for people familiar with the languages and systems they already use — even as newer …

The Bullet Journal, Minus The Hype, Is Actually A Really Good Planner

Look up #bulletjournal on the social media platform of your choice, and you can feast your eyes on a sea of neatly inked notebook pages designed to …

9 Digital Marketing Stats From the Past Week That You Need to See

It was an unusually good week in digital marketing stats, with some numbers proving to be surprising and others mind-boggling.<p>The following nine …

My online business earned $67,000 in 5 days, and it was much simpler than you'd think

I had no idea what it would take to make that kind of money so quickly. Honestly, I didn't think it was possible. It seemed like the type of thing that would happen to someone else, not me.<p>At the very least I thought it would require:<p>After all, that's what I saw other people doing.<p>But I'm happy to …

Business Strategy

How to Make Mind Maps: Visualize Your Ideas for Better Brainstorming

Legend has it that in the summer of 1994, as the production of <i>Toy Story</i> was wrapping up, four Pixar creatives went to lunch to brainstorm ideas for …

Project Management

Six Brain Hacks To Learn Anything Faster

Research proves there are ways to learn new skills and concepts with speed and ease.<p>Whether it’s a new technology, a foreign language, or an advanced skill, staying competitive often means learning new things. Nearly two-thirds of U.S. workers have taken a course or sought additional training to …

10 Toxic Habits That You Should Get Rid Of Immediately

Here’s What You Should Post on Snapchat if You’re a Business Owner or Entrepreneur

Snapchat, the shiny social media platform, has consumers and marketers itching to exploit it. Don’t get me wrong: As a digital marketer, I understand …

DJ Khaled

Former Employee Of Google, Apple, And Microsoft On How To Master The Tech Interview

This interviewing expert urges software engineers to ditch perfectionism, avoid these common mistakes, and try these tactics.<p>When Gayle Laakmann McDowell had her first interview for a software engineering position at Microsoft 11 years ago, she didn’t know quite what she was getting herself into. …

5 Priceless Lessons From Two Guys Who Built a $100 Million Company After Dropping Out of School

There is no single path to the top -- today's most successful people got there in an almost infinite variety of different ways.<p>One thing I've learned about success in business is that there is no single path to the top. Today's most successful company founders, entrepreneurs, and businesspeople got …

Learn any of these 16 programming languages and you'll always have a job

There are thousands of programming languages, but some are far more popular than others.<p>When a company goes out to find new programming talent, they're looking for people familiar with the languages and systems they already use — even as new languages like Apple Swift start to make a splash.<p>Here …

Programming

7 counterintuitive secrets to being insanely productive

In fact, there are plenty of proven strategies for getting more done while staying happy and healthy.<p>To find out what those strategies are, we checked out the Quora thread "What is the secret to insane productivity?" as well as some other research, and picked out our favorite techniques.<p>Quora user …

Project Management Tools for Digital Agencies: Here’s How We Build Your Site

There are any amount of dull protect management apps out there. But thankfully finding ones which are user friendly and geared towards more creative …

7 Online Marketing Ingredients You Can't Ignore in 2016

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Online marketing constantly evolves: What worked in years past won't necessarily be the most effective strategy today.<p>So, what should you focus on as you plan your online marketing strategy for the upcoming year? Here are seven …

How To Start Your Own Internet Marketing Agency

Science Finds The Best Music For Boosting Productivity

Our Top 15 Most Interesting and Useful Digital Marketing Stats from 2015

By Lauren Kemp<p>Mobile, video, and social — these are just a few of the hot topics of digital marketing this past year. Before we wave goodbye to 2015 …

Are You Guilty of Wasting Your Time This Way? | Inc.com

When you want to be productive but you don't know what to do, or you want to be effective but you keep getting distracted, you end up wasting a lot of time.<p>The way to put a stop to our biggest time wasters is to identify them.<p>Here are 10 of the top time wasters we are all guilty of, if you see …

Time Management

The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>1</b><b>. A fire at a hospital in Saudi Arabia on Thursday killed 25 people and injured 107.</b> The fire started on the first floor in the intensive care unit and the maternity ward.<p><b>2. A Thai court sentenced two Myanmar migrant workers to death</b> after finding them guilty of killing two British backpackers on …

Get Out of the Dark Ages of Cold Calling and Business Cards. Modernize Your Marketing Now.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Innovative marketing strategies have propelled many of the largest brands in the world to their current heights. That said, it’s difficult for small and medium businesses to dedicate precious resources to marketing -- especially with the …

iOS 9 Multitasking: Be more productive on iPad

With iOS 9, Apple has introduced a new feature called Multitasking that takes the iPad to the next level. By running two apps side by side, you can …

15 Mind-Blowing Stats About Content Marketing

We've all been to marketing conferences where at least one executive gets on stage and declares, "Content is king." For good reason. The industry is …