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This 21-Year-Old's $10 Million Business Is Just Nuts (Literally)

Daniel Katz started his first business at the age of 12. Nine years later, he's on his way to building an empire.<p>Daniel Katz isn't good at sitting still. He gets up each day at 2:30 a.m. to do what he calls an hour-long "heavy workout," which, depending on the day, consists of lifting weights, …

Is vertical farming the new growth area for the sector?

‘If there is anyone who wants to talk to us about starting a wheat or barley grass farm – we are listening’<p>The founder of The Little Pharma, which …

Innovative Greenhouses Help Farmers Adapt to Climate Change

In India, a simple greenhouse is transforming lives—creating jobs for women and arming growers against unpredictable weather.<p>Yadav Bhavanth grows vegetables on family land in the south-central Indian state of Telangana. On this small farm in a drought-prone region, his crop production—and …

Farming

How to Knock Your SEO Ranking Out of the Park this Year

What’s that old familiar saying? <i>Change is inevitable</i>? When it comes to SEO ranking factors and algorithm adjustments, that’s absolutely true.<b>SEO</b> …

SEO

Huge graveyards of abandoned bikes are piling up in China after sharing craze reaches peak

Bike-sharing took off in China, where many city dwellers battle smog and bikes offered a potential clean alternative. Now, without the infrastructure …

How to Choose a Content Marketing Platform or Marketplace (And What's the Difference?) [Infographic]

Selecting the right tools to use in your content marketing program can be overwhelming. So, first things first: what type of tools do you need, …

Building Resilient Soil Systems using Residue, No-till, and Cover Crops

<i>This is part of a series of articles on developing drought-ready and weather-ready farms. See more at cropwatch.unl.edu/tags/drought.</i><p>Crop residue …

Farming

7 Real-Life Business Lessons You Can Learn From Billionaires

The only variable you really control is how hard you work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The “three-comma club” consists of those in industry, art and commerce who have achieved the exclusive honor of reaching a net worth of more than one billion dollars. From …

How Can You Really Earn, Buy and Spend Bitcoins and Ethereum? Here Are The Best Ways

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum have mostly become known for their potential to gain (and more recently lose) value very quickly. But if, as their proponents suggest, they are set to become standard units of currency for a digital age, they have to be useful beyond merely acting as …

Cryptocurrency

What are citation sites and their role in local SEO

You might manufacture the best products or offer the highest quality of services in the world in your niche. You know this fact and so do the people …

SEO

The 29 HBO shows that critics and audiences both agree are wonderful

But HBO has also released a lot of prestige shows that critics love, but normal people don't. And the other way around.<p>When audiences and critics agree, however, you know the show is definitely worth your time. This is especially relevant now that old shows are available to binge-watch on HBO Now …

TV

Learn the skills you need to launch a successful startup with these online courses

Everyone and their mother has an idea for a startup, but the impressive part is getting it off the ground. Luckily, there are a few critical skills …

Outsourcing

How PR pros can conquer SEO strategies in 2018

In the race to stand out online, it’s no longer who you know—it’s who knows <i>you</i>.Search engine optimization can help consumers find your organization’s …

Public Relations

You Can Clean Your Suede Shoes with Two Ingredients from Your Pantry

<i>This article originally appeared on Southern Living. For more stories like this, visit southernliving.com.</i><p>Elvis Presley, the king of rock ‘n’ roll, …

6 AdWords metrics you should optimize for better ROI

<b>Google AdWords plays an important role in the success of businesses, and companies should optimize their AdWords campaign to the greatest possible</b> …

AdWords

The One Trick to Starting a Side Hustle No One Ever Tells You

And it's easy.<p>If you’re starting a side gig—or dreaming of starting one—finding time to get it off the ground can be tricky. But look at this email …

Get better at SEO by taking this online course

Search engine optimization is something we seriously can't seem to get away from — whether we like it or not, it's the new "it" skill that almost …

SEO

YouTuber designs a DIY solar device to help power Puerto Rico

Swaths of Puerto Rico still lack electricity. Jehu Garcia, film-making equipment company owner and YouTuber, wondered how he could help. He’s built …

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

To lead South Africa, Ramaphosa must balance populism and pragmatism

Maiden speeches are tricky. They only come once. The one delivered in South Africa by newly-elected president of the African National Congress (ANC) …

The 5 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read | Inc.com

I recently published an article on Inc.com saying that people who read are going to be a mile ahead of those who do not. I received a lot of feedback from aspiring entrepreneurs asking where they should begin. After I gave myself some time to think, I listed what I believe are the five best books …

Entrepreneurship

A Mind-Bending Translation of the New Testament

David Bentley Hart’s text recaptures the awkward, multivoiced power of the original.<p>In the beginning was … well, what? A clap of the divine hands and a poetic shock wave? Or an itchy node of nothingness inconceivably scratching itself into somethingness? In the beginning was the Word, says the …

The Surprising Secret to Success for Jay-Z and Other Business Leaders

It's something anyone can learn.<p>Jay-Z wasn’t kidding when he said he’s a “business, man.” With a net worth of $810 million, the rapper-turned-mogul …

5 Free Online Applications to Help You Design Your Dream Room

5 Free Online Room Design Applications<p>Design a Room or an Entire Home for Free!<p>Updated December 13, 2016<p>A free online room design application is a …

The CEO Who Made Disney an $80 Billion Company Just Listed 5 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read | Inc.com

Former Disney CEO Michael Eisner just shared his top reading recommendations for business -- and life.<p>Eisner created the reading list for Scribd, the digital reading subscription service, that cover everything from the importance of summer camp, to the power of storytelling, and the never-ending …

Marco Rubio

How China Helped A Finnish Start-Up Make The First Ever Crowd-Developed Computer

In 2006, 12-year-old Konstantinos Karatsevidis learned a lesson that has stuck with him to this day: “Southern China is the hardware capital of the world. If you want to make anything electronic related — you go to Shenzhen.”<p>Karatsevidis experienced this first hand with his parents, who own a fire …

Startups

The Connections Between Urban Development and Colonialism

<i>This post is part of our online forum on Race, Property, and Economic History</i>.<p>“It’s kind of manifest destiny…now the marketplace and the city has …

New SEO Ranking Factors Study Suggests Possible Shift in Google Search Algorithms | Inc.com

Image source: SEMrush<p>Here's an overview of their findings.<p>Direct Website Traffic is the Most Influential Ranking Factor!<p>This was an extremely unusual finding because generally "direct website traffic" (when a user heads straight to a site rather than say, navigating via some other channel like a …

SEO

Your Facebook Custom Audiences Aren’t “Custom” Enough. Here’s Why & How to Fix Them

Facebook custom audiences are the holy grail of targeting.With nearly unlimited ways to include and exclude audiences, you’ve got a gold mine at your …

AdWords

Modern Diplomacy - Modern Diplomacy

Southeast Asia19 hours agoThai universities must look beyond ranking Intelligence2 days agoArtificial intelligence and intelligence<p>Trending<p>Middle …