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The 8 Tastiest Burgers from Across the Country, in Honor of National Burger Month

May marks National Burger Month, just in time for the start of grilling season. Medium, rare, dripping in cheese, smothered in sauce, topped with …

Burgers

Old New York: An Interview With SEEN

<i>Images courtesy of</i> <b>Buckshot Gallery</b><p>Of the youthful army of the 1970s and ’80s propelling writing culture into a bonafide movement, SEEN was always …

The 6 Posing Tricks Celebrities Use To Photograph Better

Kick your selfie game up a notch.<p>We don't know about you, but we're untagging far too many Instagram photos to feel totally confident in our candid-taking abilities. And considering that Hollywood stars are virtual masters, we're studying up on the super-sneaky ways they elongate their limbs, cinch …

17 Self-Made Billionaires Who Came from the Most Humble of Beginnings

<b>Russian business tycoon and Chelsea Football Club owner Roman Abramovich was born into poverty and orphaned at age two.</b> <b>Net worth:</b> $8.2 …

Yves Saint-Laurent
Middle-class

Science Seeks to Unlock Marijuana Secrets

As the once-vilified drug becomes more accepted, researchers around the world are trying to understand how it works and how it might fight disease.<p>There’s nothing new about cannabis, of course. It’s been around humankind pretty much forever.<p>In Siberia charred seeds have been found inside burial …

THE DIGITAL-VIDEO ADVERTISING REPORT: Mobile and social are fueling video growth as dollars shift from display to video

Mobile will be the biggest driver of digital-video ad spend over the next few years. Advertisers are rushing to snap up video ad spots as video viewership increases on mobile devices. Mobile video ad revenue will grow more than 3x faster than desktop through 2020.<p>Digital video is gaining traction …

Advertising

Stronger, Faster, Smarter: 4 Fitness Lessons Learned in Prison

For 19-year-old college student Ryan Ferguson, the light-bulb moment came during a phone call from his dad. It was March 14, 2004, four days after Ferguson's arrest for allegedly murdering Columbia Tribune sports columnist Kent Heitholt. "I know you're innocent, but while you're in there, I can't …

Hung Up

Most Internet Users Will Soon Be Smartphone-Only

Paul Thompson—FPG/Getty Images<p>Keystone/Holton/Getty Images<p>Kypros/Getty Images<p>Lyn Alweis—Denver Post/Getty Images<p>Bill Dow—NBC/Getty Images<p>Mark …

TV is over: Mobile has officially demoted TV to second-rung media status

About 26 percent of customers who call US cable TV companies request “internet only” service, according to a survey of those calls by mobile advertising technology company Marchex. Of those customers, at least 60 percent actually end up getting internet-only service, Marchex says.<p>The survey results …

How to Effectively Use Visual Content in Social Media Marketing - #infographic

Social media has two purposes: sharing information and marketing.<p>For those who engage in social media marketing, visual content is almost a …

Google Launches Mobile-Friendly Site Testing Tool

Today Google announced the launch of a mobile-friendly test tool to see if your website passes Google’s criteria for what it consider to be a mobile …

SEO

Five ways to get more from digital advertising

As spending on digital advertising keeps growing, companies must adapt their traditional marketing model and capabilities for the investment to be …

11 Ways to Get More Followers for Your Google+ Business Page

Shares 8K<p>Do you want to grow your Google+ Page?<p>Are you looking for ways to get your Google+ Page noticed?<p>Most people broadcast their content on …

Marketing

Craft the Perfect Posts for the "Big 3" Social Networks

Learn how to dominate social media marketing with optimized posts for Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter. You can find it all here from @anum, adapted from her presentation at HubSpot's #INBOUND13 conference.

Marketing

7 Steps To A More Productive And Inspiring Workspace

Sometimes your office doesn’t need a complete redesign, but just a sprucing up. Here are a few ideas.<p>Space design has been consuming me for more than six years since I had the idea to create coworking spaces in Austin, Texas.<p>Before designing and operating out of these spaces, I managed my business …

The Workplace

The 6 mobile games that will help get you through Thanksgiving

Ignore your family with these helpful games<p>Thanksgiving is a wonderful time of year, a chance to spend a few days with family and friends and enjoy an amazing meal. But there's also a lot of downtime, whether it's due to travelling across the country or hiding to avoid your uncle droning on about …

“There’s been class warfare going on for the last 20 years, and my class has won”

New research out of Oxfam proves Warren Buffet was right — and suggests income inequality is only getting worse<p>“There’s been class warfare going on for the last 20 years, and my class has won.”<p>Billionaire investor Warren Buffett made that remark more than three years ago and it still holds true …

24 Hours in Advertising: Monday, Nov. 24, 2014

Here's everything you need to know about the last 24 hours in advertising, in case you blinked.<p><b>Buzzing on Adweek:</b><p><b>Google sells an ad-free Internet</b><br>The …

Advertising

Will music be free in the future?

As corporations and musicians look for new ways to get our attention – and our money - what does this mean for the fans? Greg Kot explains.<p>From Taylor Swift and U2 to Garth Brooks and Iggy Pop, there has been a lot of noise in recent weeks from artists and bands testing new business models, …

New Albums

Before You Start a Wholesale Distribution Business, Read This

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In Start Your Own Wholesale Distribution Business, the staff at Entrepreneur Press and writer Bridget McCrea explain how to start and run a successful wholesale distribution business. In this edited excerpt, the authors offer a quick look</i> …

Small Business

World's Coolest Offices: Home Edition | Inc.com

The 2014 World's Coolest Offices feature may have you pining for an out-of-this-world headquarters. But why should the pursuit of "cool" be limited to outside your home? It's entirely possible--and actually easy--to incorporate some breathtaking design details into your own home office. Featuring …

Photo Essays

Let's Take A Closer Look At That Ginormous Stock Chart The Bulls Are Clinging To ...

The excellent investor and commentator Barry Ritholtz recently published a long-term stock market chart.<p>The chart shows what most students of market history quickly learn: Stocks move in distinct "bull" and "bear" phases that often last for decades:<p>The big argument among market pundits these days …

Stock Markets

How to Use LinkedIn to Develop Your Business | Inc.com

I was an early adopter of LinkedIn, using it to manage my business network, and I've attended LinkedIn seminars for my business school alumni. I thought I was making great use of the social network until I really started using it to grow my business.<p>Here are the lessons I learned that are …

Business Development

10 Things In Tech You Need To Know Today

Welcome to Apple day. It's going to be warm, with a potential for showers later in the day in New York. But who cares. It's Apple day.<p><b>Apple is going to host a whopper of an event where it will announce two new iPhones, a new mobile payments system, and some sort of wearable gadget that everyone</b> …

Microsoft Office

About The Time Vanilla Ice Went Apesh*t With A Bat On The MTV Set And Nearly Took Out Jon Stewart

Before Jon Stewart was host of <i>The Daily Show</i>, he was actually something of an MTV personality. He’d had a talk show, <i>The Jon Stewart Show</i>, from 1993 to 1995, and before he jumped to Comedy Central, that’s where I best knew him from. In 1999, he got together with Denis Leary and Janeane Garofalo …