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8 shocking statistics about kids and online behavior that will make you want to have another tech talk, now.

I hate to admit it, but I used to be that parent. You know the one who proclaimed her kids would never watch TV or play on a computer, and instead …

Parenting

For Blog Posts in 2017, What's the Best Length for SEO?

<b>TLDR;</b><p><b>Size does matter, but quality matters more.</b> When you’re writing a blog post, remember that length is secondary to the quality of your post, the …

The Ideal Length of a Sales Email, Based on 40 Million Emails

Ever wondered if it's better to write a longer or shorter sales email? Get the answer once and for all.

3 Keys to the Future of Social Media Marketing

Every year I look forward to the opportunity to travel to San Diego and attend Social Media Marketing World (SMMW) where I get to attend …

Social Media Marketing

The Decline of Organic Facebook Reach & How to Outsmart the Algorithm

If you've been managing a Facebook Page over the past few years, you've likely noticed a drop in how many of your fans have been viewing and …

Facebook

Google Photos Introduces “Rediscover This Day” To Help You Reminisce

Google Photos wants to be home to all of your photos (and videos). Whether you have a thumb drive, CD, DVD or undeveloped film laying around, the team wants you to consider uploading them to the service. Why? Because that’s when they can make the “magic” happen.<p>Right now, Google Photos will wade …

Google

Build an Authentic Community Around Your Flipboard Magazines

If you put in the effort of curating a magazine with an awesome title and cover image, there are a few easy things you can do on Flipboard to build an audience and a community.<p>Ask a question or prompt your readers with Compose. Dialogue makes the difference between community and a static feed. …

Compose Yourself! Add Your Voice to Your Flipboard Magazines

Ever wanted to give your Flipboard Magazine more of a personal touch? Now you can add your voice to your magazines just by tapping on the bottom-right “compose” icon on any of your magazine covers.<p>This new feature opens up a world of possibility. You can add text, images or links from the Web. You …

38 Experts Reveal The Content Tools Every Blogger Needs

Have you ever stopped to consider the world we live in?In 10 years, we’ve seen major advances in technology:Smartphone, social media, WiFi, …

Digital Marketing

The Best New Social Media Tools for 2016

With 2016 just around the corner, it's time to evaluate new tools that can help boost social media efficiency and success.<p>New social media apps are a dime a dozen, it seems, and to be honest, not all of them are particularly helpful. Some just end up being one more dashboard you have to login and …

Social Media Marketing

A First Look at New Instagram Business Tools (And What They Mean for Your Business)

<b>Want to make your business stand out on Instagram?</b> Check out our complete guide to Instagram marketing and get the playbook that drives results for …

Social Media Marketing

10 Better Kicks to Scrolling Social Media

We’ve all been there — scroll, scroll, scroll — Come on, shock me, surprise me, humour me!<p>Some more wholesome alternatives — by which I mean, dig a …

Social Media

Why You Should Never Trust Photos You See On Social Media

Social media was designed to help us network with colleagues and stay in touch with our friends and relatives, but these days there's more snooping …

Cool Stuff

How to Make Killer Posts for Social Networks: A Nike Case Study

There are endless ideas for social media campaigns, and sometimes you just don’t know where to start. While some of the most influential and …

Social Media Marketing

7 Reasons Social Influencers Aren't Responding to You

Not getting responses? Give them ample reason to think, "There's something in it for me."<p>Influencer marketing seems simple enough: You make a pitch to an influencer (someone with a large social following or significant influence in your industry). That person shares your content or mentions you to …

Marketing

5 Social Media Certifications That’ll Win More ‘Likes” for Your Digital Marketing Resume

Just a few years ago, social media was on every digital marketer’s mind as the “big new thing” that was going to transform customer engagement and …

Digital Marketing

Social Listening: Tools Retailers Can Use to Monitor Online Chatter

Social media provides a great space online to be, well, <i>social</i>. That should be obvious, but too many retailers use their social media accounts as …

Social Media Marketing

Social Media Preferences vary by age group

If you’re having a tough time reaching Granny, you might want to check Facebook—for now, at least.<p>As more people around the world join social …

Public Relations

Terri's Little Haven – Product Reviews Blog

— Blogging, DIY —<p>I’ve gotten more use out of my new sewing machine than almost anything in my home. I saved to buy it and when I found the one I …

Food

Do you need a Tech Time-Out?

How much time do you spend using your smartphone, computer, TV, or iPod? What would you do if those things were unavailable to you for one hour each …

Are You a Tech Junkie, Do You Need a Tech Time Out? #Sponsored

Sponsored Post.*<p>When I was first approached about my “tech time” and perhaps unplugging for a minimum of one hour per day for a 2-4 day stretch I …

Stoking the Motivational Fire: Neuroscience Guides the Way

<b>by Teodora Stoica</b><p>As dawn breaks, Rob Young quietly ties the laces of his favorite running shoes, dons his distinctive kilt and hits the road to complete a marathon. Specifically, his 370th marathon in 365 days. Besides the mind-boggling 10,178 miles raced, thousands of dollars earned for charities, …

Motivation

7 Signs You're Not Getting Enough Sleep

In our seemingly always-on society, there’s great temptation to shortchange sleep. But sleep is a vital driver of every physiological system in the …

Sleep

Are You Disorganized? Research Says That’s a Good Thing

In Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation, Steven Johnson posits that “<i>the more disorganized your brain is, the smarter you …

Creativity

The Best Time Of Day To Exercise, Study, Eat, And Sleep

There's a peak period to do just about everything, and here's why.<p>Regardless of whether or not you're a routine-oriented person, your body likes to stick to a pretty tight schedule.<p>Scientists have long known that our bodies have internal clocks, which regulate the physical, mental and behavioral …

Wellness

You Asked: How Can I Avoid Getting Sick?

You already know the basics of dodging sickness: get a good night's sleep and wash your hands thoroughly and often. (It takes 15 seconds of scrubbing …

Wellness

Keep cancer alive to stop it spreading, say scientists

Keeping cells alive around a tumour stops it expanding, the University of Cambridge has discovered<p>Keeping cells alive rather can killing them off through chemotherapy could be the best way to fight cancer, scientists believe.<p>Tumours need to kill surrounding cells to make room to grow so if they do …

9 Small Changes That Can Help With Seasonal Depression

BuzzFeed News spoke to mental health experts from Mind, Rethink Mental Illness, and nutritional therapist Naomi Mead.<p>Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) – a type of depression that changes depending on seasonal patterns – is thought to affect as many as 1 in 15 people in the UK during the months …

How to Get Your Best Night's Sleep

You probably already know that sleep is one of the most important habits in our lives. Sleep has been shown to do all of the following:<p>Improve learning, creativity, and memory<br>• Boost alertness and mood<br>• Support a healthy body weight<br>• Reduce the risk of diseases such as Alzheimer's and dementia<p>These are …

Wellness

3 daily practices for living a happy life, according to over 100 psychologists

As Annie Dillard writes in her book "The Writing Life," "how we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives."<p>There's no short-cut to a happy life, but there are simple things we can do to help us get there.<p>"We have a choice in our lives, in our behavior, and in our thoughts, as to what we …

Happiness