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6 Landing Page Tips to Drive Sales and Reach New Customers (Infographic)

Don't miss out on sales by not following this advice.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The first thing a customer sees when they go to your website is the landing page. That’s why it’s crucial to make sure your landing page not only looks great but makes people want to …

The Design Theory Behind Amazon’s $5.6 Billion Success

Amazon’s success brings into relief a principle that is sometimes hard to swallow in the design community: Successful design is not necessarily beautiful.<p>Amazon is undoubtedly the most significant force in the digital transformation of commerce: an estimated 44% of all online sales are on Amazon, …

UX Design

5 Ways to Bootstrap SEO When You're on a Tight Budget

Getting links and incorporating keywords won't break the bank.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every business should be implementing SEO strategies in order to improve their website’s search engine rankings. But unfortunately, there are a lot of marketers and …

Small Business

How To Study Your Competition To See Business Success

Business today can be extremely competitive. The more knowledge you have on different industries and businesses, the better prepared you are to jump on potential opportunities. Here’s how you can learn more about what your competition is doing right and apply it to your own business.<p><b>Make a list of</b> …

Facebook’s next money-maker: Messenger Broadcasts

Users might hate it, but Facebook is now testing a self-serve sponsored messaging tool for small businesses that aren’t sophisticated enough to build bots. TechCrunch first reported back in November Facebook internally building a prototype of the Messenger Broadcast tool that let companies blast a …

Social Media

Content Trends 2018

Based on a sample of 100 million posts published in 2017, social sharing of content has been cut in half since 2015.<p>Social traffic referrals have …

5 Unusual Strategies Your Social Media Manager Should Test in 2018

<i>After Facebook’s algorithm change, many a social media manager will have to find new ways to leverage social media.</i>Whether you are an editorial …

Being First With New Features is No Longer Important, Admits Samsung

Speaking at the Unpacked press conference at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Samsung mobile chief <i>D.J. Koh</i> has admitted that the company’s …

Movie promotions and viral marketing in the age of internet

Production houses have begun competing against each other online to grab eyeballs. While the teaser of Rajinikanth’s <i>Kaala</i>, which was about to be …

The 8 Best Entrepreneur Books to Buy in 2018

Read and learn how jumpstart your business<p>Updated April 18, 2018<p>The best entrepreneur books are extremely popular for self-education. Working a …

User Experience Is the Most Important Metric You Aren't Measuring

Though critical, user experience is often overlooked in website and app design.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>User experience is often overlooked in website and app design and, indeed, the design of many things. How many times have you felt compelled to push …

UX Design

Why Your Facebook Ads Aren’t Profitable (And How to Fix It)

Facebook has two billion monthly active users.That translates into a couple billion opportunities to grow our businesses.So you create a few Facebook …

How to Make Instagram Followers Buy Your Product or Service

Last week, I was discussing Instagram strategies with a colleague. Naturally, the conversation flowed from building followers and engagement to …

How to Build Backlinks When You Have a Brand New Site and No Money

If you’ve ever worked on a link strategy, you’ve probably sent out link requests.The idea is simple––just ask a site for a backlink.It’s the most …

How to Be a Local Content Machine & Build a Successful Business by @bhartzer

Why local businesses should become a local content machine – and how to do it.The post How to Be a Local Content Machine & Build a Successful …

8 Business Books Entrepreneurs Must Read to Dominate Their Industry

Whether you're a rising executive or someone just starting out, these great books can help you reach your goal.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every time you pick up a book -- or download one to a device -- opportunity knocks at your door. A good book …

Self-improvement

The Shocking Reality of Scaling an Online Business

It's not magic; it's just math.<p>8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Editor's note: This is an excerpt from Daniel DiPiazz's new book Rich20Something: Ditch Your Average Job, Start An Epic Business, Score The Life You Want.</i><p>It’s two-thirty in the morning, and you’ve …

Business Strategy

19 Psychological Principles That’ll Improve Your Homepage Conversion Rate

Psychology is the magic bullet of conversion optimization.Well, maybe that’s a tad bit idealistic.But psychology is arguably <i>the most important</i> weapon …

This is How Top Bloggers Get 90% of Their Traffic

Get your SEO strategy figured out, then go crazy creating content.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When it comes to driving traffic to your blog, one of the most common mistakes people make is spending too much effort on things that barely move the needle. The …

Marketing

The Secret to Getting 10 Times Your Return on Facebook Ads

Thanks to a creative ad strategy, one brand now consistently achieves 5-10x return on their Facebook ads and has grown their annual revenue by more than 900 percent.<p>In the eCommerce world, mobile is becoming an increasingly important environment. Primarily, shoppers use their smartphones as …

Marketing

8 Questions to Ask a Potential Financial Advisor | Investopedia

There are many types of financial advisors. Or is it financial planner? Certified financial planner? Investment advisor? Wealth manager? This is …

Retirement

10 Telling Examples of the Power of B2B Influencer Marketing

B2B influencer marketing is a remarkably cheap and efficient way to power successful marketing campaigns.<p>8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Businesses of all sizes across the world are leveraging the help of influencers for their B2B marketing. B2B influencer …

Marketing

The Ultimate Guide to Instagram Analytics: Metrics, Insights, Tools, and Tips

More than 15 million businesses now use Instagram as a marketing tool.<p>And one of the most important aspects of any Instagram marketing strategy is a …

Social Media

7 Things You Must Do to Grow a Fanatical Following Online

Even with technology at their fingertips, your audience members want to hear real stories and connect in meaningful ways. Give them that, and they'll become loyal followers.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re looking to grow a company or build a …

Marketing

Basics of Digital Marketing for Startups

Digital marketing is the most affordable marketing tactic which aThe post Basics of Digital Marketing for Startups appeared first on iamwire.

5 strategies to manage unexpected business growth

Rapid expansion should be the goal for any company, right? What entrepreneur doesn’t look at the exponential success of companies like Facebook and feel pangs of jealousy? What could possibly be bad about something so fortuitous as growth?<p>And yet, in truth growth can be as much friend as …

The Number One Way To Get Google's Attention

There are still many businesses that do not have a blog, or some form of editable article format that can be referenced to in their marketing.<p><b>THIS IS</b> …

$9 billion startup Stripe is automating the complicated process of starting a company

Now the $9 billion payments company has realized that Atlas is something entrepreneurs throughout the United States want too.<p>Atlas automates the complicated process of starting a company into a filling out a short web form. Atlas then takes care of incorporating a company in Delaware, setting up a …