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The Next Billion-Dollar Startups 2017

Every year for the past three, Forbes has gone looking for 25 young U.S. companies with a strong shot at reaching a valuation of $1 billion or more. Last year’s list included hot companies like the crowdfunding site GoFundMe, online retailer Boxed and innovative home seller OpenDoor. This year, …

Startups

Why You Should Launch a Brand, Not a Product

Five reasons brands are what really matter to your consumers -- and your bottom line.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Contrary to what many entrepreneurs may think, a product is not a brand. Many companies just starting out launch products -- a new innovation …

Hung Up

10 Ways To Write Better Social Media Content

Did you know there is a right way and a wrong way to “do” social media for your business? Most of the time, it actually comes down to the content …

Top 20 free resources for learning logo design

Whether you’re a total newbie or a seasoned pro, there’s always lots more to learn about logo design. But while the web is full of help and advice, …

Heineken's New Ad Does Everything Pepsi's Couldn't

Now THIS is how you make a statement.<p>Ever since Pepsi quickly pulled its Kendall Jenner ad—amid extreme backlash after it suggested that world peace and the resolution to police brutality were as simple as handing a cop a soda—people have been debating whether a brand would step in and have the …

Coca-Cola

20 best free fonts of 2017

We all love a free font. But with so many new free fonts continually being released, it’s easy to get a little lost.<p>So in this post, we’ve brought …

6 Ways to Lose All Your Money in the Stock Market

Don’t get snared by these six common investing mistakes.<p>No one invests in the stock market to lose money. Yet it often seems like the people who lose …

15 Powerful Instagram Marketing Secrets You’ll Want to Steal

Instagram is by far my favorite content platform right now. While Facebook has become a giant wasteland for recycled memes and Twitter is full of …

Marketing

CREDIT SUISSE: Stocks could see a quick 10% drop

Credit Suisse is sounding the alarm.<p>On March 21 the bank sent to clients their "playbook" for the remainder of 2017.<p>The bank has an overall positive outlook on the markets in the long term, raising their end of the year target for the S&P to 2,500 from 2,300.<p>This came after the index surpassed …

How to Make a Smart Marketing Plan | Inc.com

The first quarter of the year is traditionally when companies update their marketing plans. Here are the key questions marketers should ask before making major changes:<p>1. Can our sales team close leads that we generate?<p>This is where the rubber meets the proverbial road. Branding theory and the …

Marketing

The Designer’s Guide To Responsive Logos

<i>This article was contributed by Evan Brown.</i>In a chaotic time of brands revamping their logos, minimalism on the rise, responsiveness being the new …

Tony Robbins shares the simple financial advice he learned from working with the smartest financial people in the world

"Unshakeable" author Tony Robbins shares advice he learned from interviewing the top minds in finance. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><i>I've got access to the smartest financial people in the world. What if I interviewed 50 of the smartest people, found out whether the average investor can</i> …

The No. 1 stock of the bull market... and 39 others that soared 1,000%

MARKETWATCH FRONT PAGE<p>Of the 500 stocks that make up the S&P 500, a little over 400 stocks have doubled in value since 2009. Among those, 40 have …

ETFs

6 Psychological Tricks That Will Make People Buy Anything

Need to boost your sales? This surprising new research will help.<p>"We tend to think our message is what moves people," says Robert Cialdini, the author of <i>Pre-Suasion: A Revolutionary Way to Influence and Persuade</i>. "But it's what we do first to create a particular state of mind in our audience that …

eCommerce

How to Stop Spending Impulsively Once and For All

You’ve tried to curb your spending problem. You’ve frozen your credit cards. You won’t travel within a mile radius of a Best Buy, Marshall’s, …

18 Stylish Area Rugs That Will De-Boring a Room

Even if you've found a sofa that's equal parts attractive and comfortable, even if your coffee table is the perfect size for your space, even if the artwork on your walls is properly hung, no space is complete until there's a proper, grown-up rug anchoring the entire room. Because an area rug …

10 Companies Set to Dominate the Next Decade

Many companies will grow and thrive over the next 10 years -- but these juggernauts will likely outpace them all.<p>Any investor would love to get their …

Email Marketing and List Building

Updated April 23, 2018<p>With all the buzz around Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram — not to mention mobile marketing to smartphones — it’s tempting to …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. DDB temporarily renamed itself DDB&R for International Women's Day.</b> As reported by Adweek, the additional letter is to honor the agency's first female copywriter.<p><b>2. Kansas City-based creative agency Barkley acquired a consulting company.</b> Adweek reports the creative shop acquired the design and …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Facebook launched a new tool for advertisers called Advanced Measurement</b>. It allows brands to compare the effectiveness of their campaigns on the social network to the performance of other platforms.<p><b>2. The British trade body IPA unveiled its list of advertising game changers from the past 100</b> …

2 Stocks Projected to Grow Profits the Most in 2017

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Though cash is king in business and investing, successful publicly traded companies also tend to be highly profitable on an accounting basis as well. Where there's one, you often find the other. Here's a quick overview of two large-cap stocks that are set to see their …

How to Create a Simple, Sexy Logo Design with Good & Bad Examples

Shares 678<p>Head Honcho at Branding Beard<p>Social Media & Branding Jedi focused on marketing, branding, content, blogging, eCommerce & design for small …

Graphic Design

25 Marketing Tools that Will Help You Double Your Users

When you have a business, a thing that separates youThe post 25 Marketing Tools that Will Help You Double Your Users appeared first on iamwire.