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In Just 7 Seconds, You Can Sell Your Product, Your Company, Your Cause--or Yourself | Inc.com

Let's pretend, for a moment, that this whole Twitter thing never happened. And while I'm at it, I'm going to vaporize Facebook posts, Instagram, and even Snapchat.<p>My reason for annihilating social media is not that I think it's inherently flawed. It's just that the instant convenience of these …

How to Build the Best Marketing Strategy You Can Using Only Free Tools

With what is available for free, there has never been a better time to bootstrap a startup.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, it is more important than ever for you to create an efficient marketing strategy. Because startups often have low budgets, …

Web Push: A New Way To Re-Engage Visitors

You have collected the e-mail addresses of your website visitors, made sure you notified them through e-mail to let them know about your new products …

The A-to-Z guide to Silicon Valley’s backlash against Trump’s immigration ban

The order to ban citizens of seven majority-Muslim nations from entering the United States has awakened opposition across the country. Some of the most vocal critiques have come from Silicon Valley, which had previously seemed acquiescent to the election of US president Donald Trump.<p>However late, …

Silicon Valley

How crucial are visuals to content marketers?

Do you think visuals should be part of your content marketing strategy? You’re absolutely right—and you’re not alone.<p>In a recent Venngage survey of …

Grammy-Nominee Alex Da Kid Creates Hit Record Using Machine Learning

Add write pop music hits to the list of things that Artificial Intelligence (AI) can now do.<p>As well as write poetry and novels, AI is now being used to create music by a Grammy-nominee producer, who collaborated with IBM’s Watson cognitive computing platform on his newest release.<p>Alex Da Kid used …

Machine Learning

3 Ways to Improve Your Facebook Ads

Want to improve your Facebook ad results? Looking for more cost-effective ways to reach your target audience with Facebook? In this article, you’ll …

What’s Better in the Classroom—Teacher or Machine?

‘Edtech’ is attracting investors, but some parents prefer traditional teaching methods<p>MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.—Last fall, the public school district here in Silicon Valley’s epicenter ditched its conventional sixth-grade math curriculum for a course that relied on software.<p>Behind the new program, …

Silicon Valley

We’re Building a World-Size Robot, and We Don’t Even Realize It

Last year, on October 21, your digital video recorder — or at least a DVR like yours — knocked Twitter off the internet. Someone used your DVR, along …

4 Models for Using AI to Make Decisions

Charismatic CEOs enjoy leading and inspiring people, so they don’t like delegating critical business decisions to smart algorithms. Who wants clever code bossing them around? But that future’s already arrived. At some of the world’s most successful enterprises — Google, Netflix, Amazon, Alibaba, …

Top Influencer Marketing Tips for Small Businesses

When developing an influencer marketing strategy, it’s easy to assume that it’s something only big businesses can afford. With celebrities like Kim …

Three cloud computing skills to make your resume stand out in 2017

As enterprises evolve their cloud strategies in 2017, expertise in vendor-specific services, containers and machine learning will pique the interest …

Looker CEO Explains How To Enter Data Platform Era, Avoiding Data Breadlines And Brawls.

One of the key lessons that emerged from the last 25 years of BI is that successful companies treat the data they provide internally and externally as a product. When data is a product, people know what it means, how it was created, and how to put it to use.<p>The original data warehouse stated out …

Big Data

Infographic Marketing in 2017: A Marketer's Guide to Visual Content Creation | Inc.com

<i>By Zac Johnson, CEO of Blogging.org.</i><p>As we move into a new year, it's important to look at the current trends in online marketing and branding to see what's working and what's not. While many brands and businesses continue to focus their efforts on mobile marketing and building applications, the …

The Best Marketing Software for Your Small Business | Inc.com

A well-planned, carefully-executed marketing strategy can be one of the best ways to get the word out about your brand, but without an expert to guide you, that can be a big challenge, especially if you're just starting out.<p>Since many small businesses don't have access to a full-time marketing …

Marketing

The Key to Social Media Success, According to This Instagram Giant | Inc.com

You might be living under the metaphorical rock if you aren't aware, at least at a cursory level, that social media has changed--and continues to change--the game.<p>Almost every corner of the globe can instantaneously communicate with any other corner through a tweet, snap, status update, posted …

Business Development

The future of American jobs lies with the tech industry

When Donald Trump won the election, many in Silicon Valley were flummoxed: “How could a bigoted billionaire with no government experience and a twitchy Twitter trigger finger win the U.S. presidential election?” they asked themselves.<p>Liberal outlets have tried to make sense of the massive divide …