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I Make Six Figures From My Own Online Business. Here's How I Got Started

This guy has freelancing down to a science.<p>Do you dream of quitting your job, walking away from Cubicle Land forever in favor of a career where you …

The Six Components Of A Successful Business Website

Starting a business from scratch can be a draining, exhilarating and terrifying journey. When the initial adrenaline of simply beginning the process wears off and the smoke clears, what is left on the ground floor is your business concept, a select group of people around you and your stellar work …

Marketing

Listen and Learn: 6 Entrepreneurial Audiobooks to Help You Plan Your Future While You Work

The way we consume long-form content has transformed drastically in recent years. More and more parts of our everyday lives are now transitioning to …

14 Personal Branding Tips for Aspiring Freelancers

Here are some ways you can set yourself apart in the highly saturated freelance market.<p>7 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>The gig economy is bigger than ever, and it shows no signs of slowing down. With more professionals in virtually every industry going the …

5 Advanced Tips for Running Ads on Facebook

The need to run ads on Facebook is pretty much universal at this point.Brands today are running brilliant campaigns across all industries, with a …

The Evolution Of Brand Marketing Strategy From One To Infinity

When I graduated from Kellogg Business School and went to work in brand management for General Foods, then one of the most coveted firms for a newly minted marketing MBA to start their Marketing career, the work of a marketer and the brand strategy they developed and executed against, was far, far, …

3 Marketing Trends for 2018 That Will Make Life Very Grim for Marketeers Locked In the Status Quo

Consumer privacy, AI and optimized customer experiences are beginning to revolutionize marketing. If you're already behind, it will be very hard to catch up.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Looking back over the past decade, it’s fair to say that Jan. 9, 2007, …

Marketing

3 Steps for Turning Your Passion Into a Profitable Startup

Focus your creative digital passion and use the right tech tools to grow your media business.<p>Creative content is taking over because creators now have the variety and availability of technology platforms to easily fuel their creativity. Areas of passions turn into profitable businesses (e.g., …

Profit

How This Entrepreneur Found Her Sweet Spot and Scooped Up $30 Million in Sales Last Year

Jeni Britton Bauer of Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams has 32 shops across the country, sold millions of scoops of ice cream and is just getting started.<p>8 min read<p><i>In this ongoing column,</i> The Digest<i>, Entrepreneur.com News Director Stephen J. Bronner speaks with food entrepreneurs and executives to see</i> …

Ice Cream

With Entrepreneurs Freaking Out After Facebook's Drastic Newsfeed Change, Here Are 4 Things You Can Do Right Now to Survive

With its recent changes, Facebook has caused pandemonium with entrepreneurs. But there are things you can do to survive -- and thrive.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the hours following the announcement from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday that the …

Social Media

Three Ways to Maximize Brand Loyalty

Retaining your existing customers is easier than finding new ones, if you do it right.<p>As many entrepreneurs and small business owners know, it's often easier and cheaper to retain an existing customer than to find a new one. One of the keys to growing your business, then, is to maximize the …

Customer Experience

The Top 16 Apps That Will Guarantee You More Success In 2018

<b>Productivity And Organization</b><p>Evernote (free)<p>Evernote is perfect for any kind of note or memo taker. Evernote can not only take notes but also voice memos. The unique feature of this app is its ability to organize notes into what they call “notebooks” for better sorting and finding. The app can also …

Apps

Instagram And Shopify: How Businesses Are Targeting Your Feed

All Alexis Madrigal wanted was a coat. So when one popped up in a sponsored post on his Instagram feed, he was intrigued. He'd never heard of the retailer, but it billed itself as "luxury for modern gentlemen." Plus, the coat was a steal at under $100.<p>So Madrigal bought it. The jacket, however, …

How to Go From a Good Idea to a Great Execution

Use this 7-step template to make it happen. Dr. Marshall Goldsmith did it.<p>Best selling author and executive coach,Dr. Marshall Goldsmith just announced his pay-it-forward project, 100 Coaches, where one hundred leaders agreed to teach others what they know. <i>For free</i>.<p>Goldsmith came up with the idea …

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How To Start An SEO Campaign With (Almost) No Money

If you’ve been thinking about starting a search engine optimization (SEO) campaign, you’ve likely run into a serious obstacle: money. Big-name agencies charge upwards of tens of thousands of dollars a month to manage a campaign, and hiring a new full-time manager and/or a suite of specialized …

Engines

Bargain Bin: ETFs for value hunters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Think of the stock market right now as a high-school cafeteria. The most popular kids in school are growth investors, high-fiving and riding a multi-year bull run.<p>Meanwhile, the geeky kids off to the side, eating lunch by themselves, are the value investors.<p>But those geeks …

Stocks Guidance: 5 Predictions For The New Year

<i>Image source:</i> <i>Barclays</i><p><b>Investment Thesis</b><p>Lately, valuations have been well below the highs seen in 1987, 1990, 2000, and 2007. More and more speculating …

Top Gold Stocks For 2018

<i>Note: This article was originally published on Dec. 13, 2017, to subscribers of the Gold Bull Portfolio.</i><p>It's about that time again, when I release my …

If You Don't Cash In This Year, You'll Lose Lots Of High-Yield Opportunities

My long-time <i>Thoughts from the Frontline</i> readers know that I’ve long criticized economists for treating their profession as a “hard science” like …

These 3 Oil Stocks Will Be in Much Better Shape With Crude at $60

These oil producers would get a big shot in the arm if crude sticks at $60.<p>Oil ended 2017 on a high note, as it closed above $60 a barrel, which was …

#7 Point Checklist for a Successful Digital Marketing Campaign in 2018

Analytics can be useful for a single time frame but can lose relevance when not viewed over longer periods<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>If you're reading this, chances are …

Marketing

My Stock Picks For 2018

2018 Stock Picks<p>I'm about to praise my own stock-picking prowess to the heavens, but before I do, a little background is in order.<p>I have been trading …

Lifetime Income: Retirees Need It, and Here's How to Get It

Think of your retirement savings as a future income stream, not as a big lump sum. Here are several ways to get the income you need.<p>More than half of …

Cramer's lightning round: Buy Becton Dickinson's stock hand over fist

Becton Dickinson: "I think it's a strong buy. It's one of my absolute favorites and it's a local company. I would pick it up hand over fist through …

Top Technology Picks For 2018

The technology sector has had a banner year in 2017, rising >30% (as shown by the S&P 500 Technology ETF (NYSE: XLK) chart below) and beating every …

7 Amazing Dividend Stocks to Buy for Steady Income in 2018

With a major overhaul in tax laws in more than 30 years, U.S. corporates are expected to see a significant increase in their cash pile. While the …