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5 Social Media Studies That Will Boost Your Marketing Skills

To help you better understand the ever-changing social media landscape, check out these studies.<p>This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>We are very grateful for all the research that has been done on social media.<p>Social media studies have given us great ideas to improve our social media marketing, …

Public Relations

Get an Arduino and teach yourself to program

Programming is more than just picking a language and framework. Programming means understanding how code interacts with actual computer hardware. If …

Arduino

Get Faster at Responsive UI Design

Mobile devices like Apple’s latest iPad Pro was released with a larger screen size in hope to compete with the most portable of laptops. The overtake …

Wireframing

Marketers need to remember influencers are people too

As brands look to connect with consumers across social channels, influencers – subject matter experts in a given field with a large or dedicated following – are increasingly in demand as a way of tapping into potentially lucrative markets and demographics.<p>In the marketing world, influencers are a …

Public Relations

10 things you can learn in 10 minutes that will change your life

In fact, more than two-thirds of employees reported being overloaded at work, according to Cornerstone's 2014 State Of Workplace Productivity Report. And 84% think the overload won't be letting up anytime soon — it's increasing.<p>In light of this reality, you're probably searching for the best …

Productivity

17 Intriguing Books Entrepreneurs Recommend You Read | Inc.com

#Girlboss, anything by marketing guru Seth Godin and the Stephen Covey's classic "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People", these books may be on your book shelf or Kindle already. But have you read "The Renaissance Soul: How to Make Your Passions Your Life" by Margaret Lobenstein"? For …

Books
Graphic Design

Why You Need a Social Media Calendar and How to Create One

You’ve heard of social media calendars before, but do you know what they are and how to use one?Chances are you don’t. And that’s okay… I didn’t …

Social Media Marketing

How to Create a Social Media Marketing Calendar

74% of marketers saw an <b>increase in traffic</b> after spending just 6 hours per week on social media and 78% of American consumers stated that social …

Marketing

How To Make Better Use Of Visuals In Your Content Marketing

Get Your First 1,000 Email Subscribers In 90 Days

<i>Disclaimer: This is a 4,500 word post that lays out everything you need to know to get your first 1,000 email subscribers. If you don’t have time to</i> …

Emotions triggered by social media sharing 'is marketing utopia' new research claims

Dr Peter Steidl<p>Marketers should be targeting consumers the moment they share social content as that is when they are at their most receptive to …

5 Points To Improvise Your Digital Marketing Skills

BANGALORE: We are living in the era of startups and entrepreneurships. Thus advertising and marketing has also become a battle field. Digital …

11 Crazy Creative Portfolios You Need to See Now

Behance is like LinkedIn for creative work. From food photography to fine arts, it’s easy to fall down a rabbit hole browsing all of the amazing projects artists and creatives from all over the world are putting together. The site is quickly becoming our favorite place for a quick jolt of creative …

New York City

Google Gave Away a $1 Million Design Guide for Free

Google introduced the world, and more specifically designers, to a whole new way of thinking about User Interface and User Experience design at …

UI Design

20 Places Every American Should See Before They Die

From sea to shining sea.<p>Looking for an epic summer road trip idea? Whether you crave culture and history, spectacular natural landscapes, or serious adventure, look to these national parks and small towns.

The Fascinating Histories Behind 9 of Your Favorite Foods

The “pye”—as it used to be spelled—is a venerable dish, which can be traced all the way back to ancient Greece and Rome. But those pastry-based …

Food

Hemingway's 10 Best Quotes

In celebration of the man's birthday, our favorite words of wisdom from the legendary writer.<p>In celebration of the man's birthday, our favorite words of wisdom from the legendary writer.

Literature

Watch Classical Sculptures Spring To Life Through The Magic Of Projection Mapping

Walk through any good art classical museum, and the statues can seem so real, it’s almost as if they’ll come to life if turn your back on them. At France’s Lyon Museum of Fine Arts, for at least one night, that’s exactly what happened.<p>The museum asked artist Arnaud Pottier to bring sculptures, …

Sculpture

7 unsung American delicacies that don't get enough credit

When you go to New York City, the first thing everyone asks is whether you've eaten a slice of pizza. When you go to Philadelphia, everyone expects …

How Do Fireflies Glow? Mystery Solved After 60 Years

Scientists have sussed out the chemical secret of these bright summertime beetles—and it may someday improve human health, a new study says.<p>Think of the firefly abdomen like a black box of bioluminescence.<p>For around 60 years, scientists have known what basic ingredients go into the box—things like …

Social Media Marketing In The Digital Age

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Social media marketing has been around a long time, but it has only recently been experiencing an explosion in participation from around the world. …

Public Relations

50% of Marketers Don’t Have a Content Strategy – Digital Marketing Research

Would you run your business without a strategy for product development, sales growth, and marketing?<p>If your answer to this question is <b>“NO”</b>, then you …

Marketing

7 tips to market your startup for free

As a startup business owner, you must know the value of every penny - unlike big brands, which readily spend thousands of dollars every month on …

Marketing

Creating a Winning Social Media Marketing Strategy [Infographic]

Business Insider estimates that Americans spend more of their time on social media than any other online activity, including email. Because of this …

Marketing

Google Analytics Reports Every Business Needs to Know

Posted on 7/16/2015<p>A website can be your company’s best sales tool for lead generation, but knowing if and how your site is working is the key to …

22 Web Designer Tools and Resources

There is no shortage of WordPress themes, page building tools, and app design packages in today’s marketplace. Each has its own unique feature and …