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Google acquires 'influencer marketing' company FameBit

Getting up and running with an audience on YouTube isn't an easy thing to do, especially if you're trying to make a living off of it. Despite the …

Most Active Data Scientists, Free Books, Notebooks Tutorials on Github

Introduction<p>“Who’s your favorite data scientist?” asked the recruiter. None of the candidates could give a satisfactory answer. May be, they thought …

Why I’ve changed my strategy on tax withholdings

I used to ensure that I’d give the IRS the minimum withholding to maximize my earnings. Since interest rates are now so low, that has changed. Extra …

Retirement

5 Things I've Learned by Co-Founding a Successful Business

Sometimes -- no, oftentimes -- two heads are better than one.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Some of the world's most famous and successful companies, like Apple, were started by two or more co-founders. Others, like Disney, were started by just one person. …

Entrepreneurship

Thinking of Quitting Your Day Job to Start a Business? Do These 5 Things First

How to properly transition from full-time work to entrepreneurship.<p>Starting a business is exciting, and when you're laying the groundwork for a new venture while you're still working full time, that excitement can make the wait unbearable. With all the possibilities and passion swirling around in …

Small Business

A simple rule for innovation

Trying to innovate turns out to be stressful at times. Especially being a Designer, I am usually challenged to bring out creative and new ideas. Most …

Artificial Intelligence

How GoPro, Nest, and Fitbit dominate their markets – and you can too

Backing hardware startups is a bit of a puzzle these days, so Hardware Club general partner Jerry Yang fittingly kicked off his talk at the Tech in …

Could Microsoft’s Rumored Surface Phone Kill the iPhone?

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) once ran an ad tagged “don’t fight“. The ad shows iPhone users and Samsung users fighting over who has the best …

Why Fidgeting Is Good Medicine

Are you a fidgeter?<p>From now on, you can ignore the frequent requests you undoubtedly receive to just sit still. A new study finds that fidgeting — the toe-tapping, foot-wagging and other body movements that annoy your co-workers — is in fact good for your health.<p>Sitting is one of the scourges of …

Medical Research

3 Proven Ways to Grow Your Business Without A Lot of Money

<b>Q: What is the best way to market to corporations when you are a small business and don't have a large budget and are new to your area of focus?</b><p><b>A:</b> With the emergence of marketing channels, tools and low-cost services, it’s easier and cheaper than ever to market a small business. However, it’s also …

How to master computer science, minus the student loans

These days, you don't need to spend a fortune on college tuition to gain valuable professional skills. The Complete Computer Science Bundle gives students a full programming education without having to spend the next ten years of your life in debt. Right now, Engadget readers can get this 8-course …

7 Quintessential Mark Cuban Quotes

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Mark Cuban never shies away from the spotlight. His outspokenness about the NBA, Wall Street, and many other topics is well known. But the billionaire entrepreneur and owner of the Dallas Mavericks has shared a lot of invaluable business advice over the years as well.<p>Here …

Google is helping developers make more accessible apps

Designing apps is hard, especially when you're trying to cram a new feature into an already crowded interface. Even the most popular apps can become cluttered, making them difficult to use for people with poor eyesight or hand-eye coordination. To help, Google has developed an Android app called …

Apps

IBM's Watson enters drone business courtesy of deal with Aerialtronics

Aerialtronics is using IBM's Watson Internet of things (IoT) platform for inspection services across a wide range of industries.<p>IBM's Watson is …

Internet of Things

Best Tools for a Premium Social Marketing Strategy on a Small-Business Budget

You don't have to break the bank to do social media well.<p>It's getting harder and harder for small-and-medium-sized businesses to keep up with big brands, but a few tools are democratizing marketing so that businesses can compete in a social-first world at an affordable price. For any SMB, a …

Marketing

Watson goes to Asia as hospitals use supercomputer for cancer treatment

In 2011, a supercomputer won $1 million on Jeopardy! In 2016, that same supercomputer is tackling a challenge quantified not in millions of dollars …

Amazingly Useful HTML, CSS and JavaScript Tools and Libraries

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — professional technical writing tool<p>Front-end development is tricky: it’s not difficult to learn, …

JavaScript

How to build a brand in initial days of your startup to establish

How to build a brand, what is branding? <b>The brand is the make of a product; branding is the reputation of that make</b>. However, the word BRAND has its …

Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs for Online Marketing

Have you ever heard of Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs? Today I’d like to talk about the connection between the Maslow’s Hierarchy and online marketing. …

6 Reasons SMS Marketing Is Such a Powerful Investment

One of the biggest challenges a business faces is finding ways to get the most out of their marketing, but SMS marketing can help you do exactly that.<p>…

5 Benefits of Partnering with a Known Brand

Whether you are a startup or an established business, you always have the option to partner with known brands to increase your sales potential. You …

11 Need-To-Know Buzzwords You Still Haven't Googled

8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With new technologies, new companies and new blood comes new terminology -- some of which can be confusing. We’ve all been there. I know that when I’m in a meeting and someone drops a phrase I’m not familiar with, all I can do …

Marketing

A guide to millennial marketing

Marketing can be a difficult occupation—and marketing to the millennial generation can be even tougher.<p>First and foremost, the younger demographic …

Here’s a 3-Minute Guide to Explaining Influencer Marketing to Your Boss

Influencer marketing is easy to screw up if you don’t have the right tools. In fact, a lot of brands and agencies running influencer campaigns aren’t …

Marketing

Content Marketing Jobs: Salary, Skill, and Education Trends

What is the average annual salary of a content marketing job? Which skills are most in demand? What levels of education and experience do companies …

Marketing

Ink and Bytes: Using Print in Your Digital Marketing Strategy

From 1995 to 2009 the internet went from being a premium service used by less than one percent of the world to an everyday tool used by more than a …

Infographic: The History of Content Marketing

Next time someone scoffs at the importance of content marketing, feel free to tell them they’re not just a few years behind. They’re 284 years behind.<p>…

Road to $1 Million: 7 Reliable Sources of Income You Can Trust

Ever heard the saying, "the average millionaire has 7 sources of income"? Well that's what this post is about... generating those sources of income.<p>I've carefully selected 7 income sources that have a low barrier of entry.<p>So let's begin...<p>1. Binary Options<p>Worried about the risk of investing? Or …