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Getting the most bang for your buck: 11 CRO opportunities

Stumped on ways to improve your conversion rate? Columnist Amy Bishop has you covered -- see her column for inspiration and actionable tips! The post …

8 Oracle Landing Page Examples That Persuade Visitors to Act

Show Me The Top 15 Landing Page StylesAs one of the top 20 most valuable brands in the world, right next to Amazon and HP, Oracle has an estimated …

How to Growth Hack Your Content Marketing

We’re living in a revolutionary time. The world is getting smaller and smaller every day. Email, social networks, blog, videos, audio and all sorts …

Marketing

Wordpress Development Company, Custom Themes, Plugin

<i>We design and build custom bespoke WordPress solutions for businesses spanning every sector and market. As WordPress specialists, we leverage the</i> …

Web Design

11 Kickass Blog Homepage Examples, and Why They Work

Your homepage is without a doubt the #1 most important element on your website.<p>Why?<p>Because it is the most visited page on your entire site.<p>Keeping …

What it Takes to Be a Growth Hacker

If you have a knack for marketing and love makings things go viral, there's never been a better time to become a growth hacker.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Growth Hacking<i>, a new book containing insights</i> …

Marketing

Cost-Effective Digital Marketing Strategies

I don’t own a business, I just market one. And that’s fantastic, because I don’t have the money to keep this thing afloat for more than half an …

15Five's High Growth CEO Handbook

© 2018 15FIve. All Rights Reserved<p><b>What’s inside?</b><p>This handbook is a response to the many executives and founders we’ve interviewed, who all have …

Diversification: The Key to Conversion Optimization

Optimizing your website and online presence for lead and customer conversion depends on a number of best practices. From shortening your form fields …

What Is Growth Hacking and How to Use It in Business

For many people, “growth hacking” might sound like a buzzword. We constantly hear about growth hacking strategies, growth hacking experiments and …

Sweet Potato Toast with Avocado, Smoked Salmon and Poached Egg

Sweet Potato Toast with Avocado, Cucumber, Smoked Salmon and Poached Egg<p><b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — July 11, 2015<p><i>Because my first recipe for</i> …

25 Business & Marketing Podcasts to Listen To in 2018

To continue to thrive in the business and marketing world, we all know that it’s essential to prioritize continual learning. Stagnation is not an …

3 hacks that can skyrocket user growth for your new product

Lessons from Slack (and other companies that achieved crazy growth)<p>Every time I see this gif on the internet, it just BLOWS MY MIND.<p>This is the story …

Product Management

101 Proof Elements That Boost Landing Page Conversion Rates

Want to boost your landing page conversion rates?<p>You need strong proof.<p>One of the most powerful concepts in all of marketing. And also one of the …

How to Be Profitable: App Acquisition vs. App Retention Costs

<i>Co-authored by: Stefan Bhagwandin and Brittany Fleit at Leanplum</i><p>Growth is the defining metric for many mobile teams. Whether in the form of scrappy …

Pinpointing the Magic CX Metric That Drives Growth

Name the fastest-growing companies you didn’t know existed a decade ago. I’ll give you a minute to come up with a list.<p>Now, while our answers may not …

Customer Experience

Write Powerful High-Converting Call-To-Actions

Have you ever experienced this: You’ve just been told to write a convincing copy along with an irresistible call-to-action and you can’t think of …

A Few Tips That Will Help You With Growth Hacking

<b>Growth hacking</b> is a very trendy term used by business owners and marketing experts. It describes a process of fast experimentation with different …

Improving Website Performance in 2017: 5 Elements To Focus On

Chances are that your website is the most effective sales and marketing tool at your disposal.<p>A “good” website (one that converts at an impressive rate), will mean more sales and greater brand recognition. If your site has a high bounce rate, where users leave your page after viewing only one page, …

A 9-step guide to increase your landing page conversion rate

How do you improve your landing page conversion rate? Contributor Khalid Saleh lays out nine steps that will help you optimize landing pages and, in …

Invest in WordPress plugins that make you money

Maybe you run your own WordPress website.<p>It’s possible you take care of one for a friend or family member.<p>Perhaps you manage WordPress sites for your …

Return on Investment

7 Growth Hacking Examples to Inspire Your Own Marketing

It’s almost a given that every new online business should consist of (at least) a developer and a marketer. You need someone to build the product and …

Drop Your Free Tier

<i>Also shared on</i> <i>Startups.co.</i><p>If you’re bootstrapping your SaaS, you should drop your free tier.<p>By doing so, I was able to double the revenue growth rate …

The Best Mobile App Hacks: 17 Actionable Ways to Skyrocket Growth

SC Moatti who beautifully captures what it takes to make a mobile product successful in her book Mobilized shared this with me as we recently …

Launching on Product Hunt: what works and what doesn’t [guide & case study]

<i>Shapr3D launched on Product Hunt in December 2016. Here’s the exact workflow and the numbers behind the campaign.</i><p>Shapr3D is 3D modeling application …

Product Management

Demand Generation Strategies for eCommerce Marketplaces

So you’ve proven your marketplace adds value to both the supply and demand side of the market. Congratulations!<p>Now it’s time for the hard part – …

Marketing

The Simplest Social Media Growth Hack of All Time, That Most People Won't Do

This can result in a 2,500%+ increase in engagement. And it's a lot easier than you think.<p>One of the most common things people ask me is how I growth hack my social media accounts so rapidly. Just of the pages and accounts on various platforms that I publicly associate with (which are my most …

Social Media

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Facebook Giveaways: 50 Ideas, Tips and Examples

Looking to gain traction on Facebook?<p>Want to grow your audience and generate leads?<p>A Facebook giveaway is the social media marketing strategy for …