Tina Jenai

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4 Strategies That Must Be Part of Your Marketing to Customers

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With the advent of social media and the pervasive move to smartphones, even customers who still prefer to purchase in brick-and-mortar stores have dramatically changed their shopping habits. Many people don’t post about their experiences, …

10 best digital marketing tools for 2015

Online tools make it easy for you to handle all your digital marketing endeavors in the simplest possible manner. However, there are so many tools …

Marketing

The 7 Secrets to the Most Effective Social-Media Campaigns

This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>I’ve resisted social media advertising for a long time, believing that there are a host of free tools and free strategies that can help your business grow on social media organically.<p>What I’ve come to find out (and I’d imagine many of you have discovered this …

Elements Of A Marketing Plan

Dr. Evil played by Jared Elliott<p>Whether you’re marketing for a huge corporation or a local coffee shop, if you do not have a marketing plan in place, …

5 Facebook Tips for Marketing on a Zero Budget

August 19, 2015<p>Image courtesy of (jscreationzs)/ FreeDigitalPhotos.net<p>As we all know, Facebook is a great place to advertise and promote a brand. …

The Only 6 Content Marketing Steps You Need This Year

The use of content marketing has established itself as one of the most dominant ways to increase customer population in today's market.<p>There's no substitute for it, and no valid excuse for not using it. Content marketing works for all demographics when handled correctly.<p>Image Credit: Flickr, …

Today’s Secret to Viral Marketing? One Clever Real-World Idea

Want to create the next viral marketing smash online? Start by thinking outdoors and small.<p>Over the past few years, some of the most interesting—and …

4 Reasons Why Trying Too Hard Ruins Your Brand | Inc.com

You know what's really awkward? When customers make a mockery of your brand's desperate advertising tactics on social media. It's happened to companies from KFC to Bank of America, and it can happen to you.<p>Consumers can smell brand desperation a mile away, and they will promptly ignore, unlike, …

Customers

How a social media audit can improve Web traffic by 300%

According to Shareaholic’s “Social Media Traffic Report,” the web’s top eight social platforms – including Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, StumbleUpon, Reddit, Google+, LinkedIn, and YouTube – drove 31.24 percent of overall traffic in December 2014, up from 22.71 percent just one year earlier.<p>So what …

Marketing

This dating app skips messaging and goes straight to the date

Swipe left, swipe right.<p>That’s how many people “date” these days. And often, the people doing the swiping won’t actually meet in-person for weeks—or …

Target's latest e-commerce weapon? More precise delivery windows

It’s super frustrating to order something online and then be told you’ll get the item in 7 to 11 days, a pretty wide time window, not to mention a …

eCommerce

Pinterest, Instagram use doubles in three years

SAN FRANCISCO — The art of conversation isn't dead, it's just moving online.<p>A study released Wednesday finds Americans, especially younger ones, are using smartphone messaging apps more, and more frequently, than ever before.<p>The study by the non-profit Pew Research Center found more than one-third …

Apps

How to reward good (and bad) ideas at work

<i>MPW Insider is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer for:</i> …

Creativity

Audi's all-electric concept SUV is already being called a Tesla killer

Audi released a teaser photo of an all-electric SUV concept car this morning and like every other luxury all-electric vehicle to be unveiled in the …

Electric Vehicles

The United States of emoji

America — land of the free, home of the brave — loves its emojis. Nearly 74% of Americans report using an emoji every single day.<p>Now we have the U.S. …

United States

Episode 500: The Humble Innovation At The Heart Of The Global Economy

The shipping container completely transformed commerce over 50 years ago. It's part of the reason the Planet Money women's T-shirt comes from cotton grown in Mississippi, spun into yarn in Indonesia, and sewn together in Colombia.<p>On today's show, we meet the captain of a giant container ship …

Globalization

Uber Debits $1,537 From Passenger’s Checking Account For 6-Day Ride That Didn’t Happen

(via ARLnow.com)<p>This story should teach two lessons to any Uber passenger: First, always check to make sure that your ride is concluded when you get …

Apple Keeps Demoting iPods, Moves Them To Accessory Racks In Stores

While the iPod was a revolutionary gadget when it first hit the market in 2001, now the ability to play music files or stream them from the Internet …