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Jeff Bezos: 9 Remarkable Choices That Shaped the Richest Man in the World

"Cleverness is a gift. Kindness is a choice."<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Jeff Bezos may be the richest man in the world, worth more than $105 billion, but money has always been a means to an end for him, a way for the Amazon founder to wield influence and shape the …

This Is Totally Why You're Not Successful Yet | Inc.com

You're frustrated. No matter how hard you work, how much you plan, or how badly you want it, you are not living the life of your dreams. But success takes more than hard work. You may not want to admit it, but it's possible that the biggest obstacle to success is YOU. It's likely you're guilty of …

Motivation

12 Online Marketing Tactics You Should Be Using in 2018 | Inc.com

The internet has changed business marketing forever, allowing companies to reach a large group of potential customers with a relatively small amount of money. But with so many platforms available, it can be challenging to decide where to allocate your own marketing spend.<p>To make things easier, …

Marketing

4 Things That Really Motivate Millennials, Gen X, and Other Digital Natives | Inc.com

We all know that there's something different about millennials -- the first generation of digital natives, people who grew up with digital technology as a part of their lives. While there is plenty of debate about what it is exactly that sets millennials apart from the generations that came before …

TED Talks

Evan Edinger: The five ways YouTubers make money

<b>Whenever YouTuber Evan Edinger meets somebody new he says he always get asked: "How much money do you make?"</b><p>"I'm open to telling [people] a rough estimate. Enough to pay rent and to have a takeaway once in a while. It's not too bad," he said.<p>In a one-off vlog he has decided to explain exactly how …

14 Remarkable Ways My Life Changed When I Quit Social Media | Inc.com

<i>How did your life change after leaving Social Media? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p>My friend Rafiq's Facebook status read, "I got a job offer from Google. Now I am the happiest person in the …

Social Media

68 Ways to Get More Views on YouTube [Infographic]

Video is quickly becoming the dominant medium online, and while video consumption on Snapchat and Facebook is on the rise, YouTube has maintained its …

Infographics

This course promises to make you a viral social media star

If we’re being absolutely, truly honest, how many of us have watched Zoella talking into a camera, showing off all the stuff she’s bought or been given that week and thought, “I could do that”. Or have seen PewDiePie making millions playing games and believed “anyone could do that!”. And how many …

Social Media

Everything you need to start your own YouTube channel

By David Nield<p>You're finally ready - ready to start your own YouTube channel and begin your vlogging journey to stardom (that's like blogging, but …

Videography

Why 2007 was the golden age of YouTube

Can the site every recapture its former glory?<p>Storms and gales ravaged the UK. In room 552 of the Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh, JK Rowling finished …

Internet

YouTube is taking on big streaming services with free original content

Katy Perry, Ellen DeGeneres and Kevin Hart among big names set to feature in new free-to-watch programming<p>We consume almost a billion hours of …

With 40 New Original Shows, YouTube Targets TV’s Breadbasket

YouTube plans to produce a half-dozen original series that will be available for free on the world’s most popular video website, a big expansion of …

YouTube goes against Netflix and Amazon with free original shows featuring Ellen DeGeneres, Katy Perry

MOUNTAIN VIEW — In a move seen as a mark of maturity, Google’s YouTube will produce a lineup of new original content that will screen for free on …

Televisions

The 30 best YouTube channels you’ve never heard of (2017)

YouTube has been around a long while, so long, in fact, that you’ve probably developed an impression of it that’s a bit obsolete. Once the bastion of …

Vidme Is the Latest Challenger to YouTube's Dominance

YouTube's crackdown on controversial videos has some video makers hoping for a strong competitor to catch on.<p>How many times has YouTube gone through an apocalypse and lived to see another day? How many times have we seen the rise of a "YouTube killer," a site which will host videos and build a …

As YouTube's Competition Mounts, Its Momentum Is as Strong as Ever

If asked to judge major social platforms based on how immune they are to being upended by a rival, I'd probably rank Facebook Inc.'s <b>(FB)</b> core service …

YouTube Now Has 1.5 Billion Logged In Monthly Users

Google has revealed some details about how many people are using YouTube, the search giant has said that their video platform has now reached 1.5 …

How to Decide Which Social Video Platform Is Right for Your Brand

It’s no secret that social video has been on the rise for the past year, as new features like Instagram Stories and Messenger Day join growing tools …

Check out Apple's new $5 billion campus — employees have started moving in

Earlier this year, Apple announced its new digs would be named Apple Park and that employees would start moving in April.<p>Although the campus isn't complete, it's starting to come together.<p>Our latest look at Apple's new headquarters comes from videographer Matthew Roberts.<p>Take a look:

Teens split video time 34% to YouTube, 27% to Netflix, 14% to live TV

Hulu came in at 4%, Amazon at 3%. From the article:<p>In a recent survey of US college students, commissioned by LendEDU, only 8% of respondents said …

Televisions

How to enable the new 'dark theme' on YouTube

YouTube's new "dark theme" for computer or laptop is getting a redesign and it includes a new dark theme. Here's how to enable it now.

YouTube CEO Apologizes to Advertisers: "We Can and We Will Do Better"

In her NewFronts pitch, Susan Wojcicki directly addressed the backlash by top brands over some ads appearing next to racist or offensive content.<p>In …

YouTube to launch 40 free, original shows

YouTube announced it's planning to introduce a total of 40 original shows over the next year, available free to all consumers. The first few series …

YouTube Red

With 40 New Original Shows, YouTube Targets TV’s Breadbasket

YouTube plans to produce a half-dozen original series that will be available for free on the world’s most popular video website, a big expansion of …

YouTube will no longer allow ads on channels with less than 10,000 views

YouTube will no longer allow ads on channels with fewer than 10,000 lifetime views, in an effort to keep advertisements from showing up next to …

General Motors

Warner and YouTube sign new deal… ‘under very difficult circumstances’

Warner CEO Steve Cooper suggests the major had little choice thanks to safe harbor lawsThe post Warner and YouTube sign new deal… ‘under very …

Music Industry

Top YouTubers: Blippi's Billion-Plus-View Empire

My two-year old son has become enamored with a colorful character named Blippi. He’s one of the hottest rising YouTubers who has quite literally swept the children’s educational market on the world’s most popular video platform, soaring well past the billion-plus view mark. By curating content …

Marketing

YouTube scores higher with older age groups than millennials

<b>Google's recent claim that YouTube is the coolest brand in the eyes of teens and millennials looks shady in light of new survey data from BI Intelligence</b>, which indicates that older age groups consistently perceive YouTube more positively than their younger peers do.<p><b>This is important because, for</b> …

Advertising

5 Tips to Improve YouTube Video Performance

Want more exposure for your YouTube videos?<p>Wondering how to get your videos in front of more viewers?<p>With a few simple techniques, you can increase …

My favorite college professor was YouTube

As I get ready to walk at my college graduation next week, I have more gratitude for one thing above all: YouTube. YouTube was my go to while doing …