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The Best Motivational Quote for You, Based on Your Zodiac Sign

From step-by-step wedding planning to hot home decor trends and bangin’ brownie recipes, Pinterest has all our most pressing needs on lock. It’s a place of infinite wonder, with a huge helping of motivational quotes thrown in. Seriously, is there a single Pinterest feed that’s not sprinkled with …

Motivation

Extreme Reach, Samba TV Partnership Connects Ad Content With Analytics, TV Ad Effectiveness

Extreme Reach, an enterprise cloud platform company that aids workflows for TV and video ads, on Friday announced a partnership that enables Samba TV …

AT&T Just Signed These Major Cable Channels for New Internet TV Service

AT&T got Turner Networks to join its upcoming Internet video services in the latest example of how the carrier is building a broad, mainstream …

The Improbable Economics Of Linear TV Addressability

<i>"</i><i>On TV And Video</i><i>" is a column exploring opportunities and challenges in programmatic TV and video.</i><p><i>Today’s column is written by</i> <i>Randy Cooke, vice</i> …

Will AT&T Close Satellite TV for Video Streaming Service?

According to a recent Bloomberg report, U.S. telecom behemoth <b>AT&T Inc.</b> T will wind down its DIRECTV satellite TV services in a phased manner within …

Google's new processor fast-forwards machine learning technology

Google has unveiled a custom chip created specifically to facilitate projects related to machine learning and artificial intelligence. The company is …

Machine Learning

149 Marketing Acronyms that Every Online Marketer Needs to Know

Ever been on social media, or reading an article when an acronym crosses your path that you don’t know?<p>Frustrating isn’t it?<p>And the problem is that …

Social Media Is Too Important to Be Left to the Marketing Department

When customers need help, they expect companies to offer it quickly and through multiple social media channels — but most companies aren’t set up to do that. Some companies increase their social media staff to offer live responses during big events like the Super Bowl or the Grammys, but then they …

6 Storytelling Ideas For Video Marketing

Wanna use videos on your social media to attract more customers? Keep reading.<p>Telling an awesome story to convert leads into clients has become the norm. No one wants to just see the promo "buy buy buy!" anymore. It's all about the currency of emotional connection. If you can get your viewer to …

20 Best Affiliate Marketing WordPress Plugins

Affiliate marketing is a performance-based marketing technique in which a business rewards one or more affiliates for each visitor or customer …

DrumUp - Content Marketing & Social Media Management Tool

DrumUp mines through tons of content across the web in real time, and uses sophisticated algorithms to recommend fresh stories most relevant to your …

The Future of Social Community is Omni-Social

The online community pendulum is swinging back.<p>It’s no longer enough to rely on social networks for community infrastructure. <b>Smart companies are now</b> …

Red Hat Shares Could Rise 30% In a Year

Red Hat shares could rise 30% in a year as more companies use its server software, according to a report on Sunday in the financial publication …

Goldman Sachs just downgraded stocks all over the world

In a note Tuesday, the firm downgraded equities to "Neutral" over the next year.<p>"Until we see sustained earnings growth, equities do not look attractive, especially on a risk-adjusted basis," wrote Christian Mueller-Glissmann, an equity strategist.<p>"We expect particularly poor returns in dollar …

Microsoft updates OneNote with video sharing and other new features

Microsoft has updated its information management app, OneNote, with a series of features, most notably providing an access to insert videos. If you …

Amazon's opening up its video platform to anyone

Amazon announced a significant addition to its on-demand video offering today in the form of Amazon Video Direct (AVD), which will provide a portal for anyone to upload their own clips and shows.<p>The new content will be made available to Prime subscribers in much the same way as the existing Amazon …

Amazon stock reaches all-time high, tops $700 as shares spike 46% in 3 months

Amazon reached a new milestone on Tuesday as the company’s shares hit an all-time high, trading at just over $704 before dropping slightly to $703 …

10 Great Careers for the Economy of the Future | Inc.com

As our ongoing train-wreck of a presidential race demonstrates daily, folks are hurting because the economy is changing and no one is offering real answers to the enduring and unsolved problems that plague our nation.<p>The real answer is as unsexy as it is true: there is no catch-all solution to our …

Amazon Web Services

Salesforce Caught Between Two Software Worlds

Salesforce, like many software companies of a certain age, is navigating a tricky path in the fast-changing technology world. Companies that are more …

Amazon introduces $20 Dash-like button for the Internet of Things, sells out in a day

Amazon’s Dash Buttons are there to make shopping easier. Instead of pulling out your phone or heading to the computer when you’re running low on …

A marketing executive reveals that the industry has spent too much money on social media stars

A recent study revealed that teens trust these social media stars — or "influencers" — as much as they trust their own friends, Adweek reported.<p>It's no secret that these "influencers" can get paid tons of money for product placements.<p>Women's Wear Daily highlighted how fashion bloggers can make …

#SocialSkim: Amazon Debuts YouTube Competitor, Plus 14 More Stories in This Week's Roundup

Product launches and redesigns were the talk of the town this week. Amazon surprised us all and introduced a user-generated video service to take on …

9 Easy Places To Find New Ideas For Great Content

Have you ever sat at your computer, just staring at the blank, white page of a word document that is a "yet to be determined" blog or LinkedIn …

The 10 top digital marketing statistics from this week

<b>This week’s round up of stats includes (even more) success for Leicester City, Apple’s latest investment, excitement for Euro 2016 and lots more.</b><p>As …

Digital Marketing

Numbers Don't Matter, Influence Does

The importance that people and brands place on follower counts or the impressions their content receives is grossly overvalued. I can't say numbers don't matter, but the value everyone places on these numbers needs to be reconsidered. There is just too much emphasis on the width of engagement -- …