Rachel Moore

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7 Twitter Tips for Teachers

Reading Time: 5 minutes.Are you a teacher using Twitter? As a first blog on our new .co.uk domain, I thought it was best

4 Reasons Smart Entrepreneurs Use Facebook Live

An analytics expert shares some unexpected perks of using FB Live for audience engagement.<p>Many entrepreneurs feel pressured to have a presence on every social platform, which can be an incredible drain on time and resources. And each time those platforms come out with a new feature--Hello, …

Social Media

10 Apps and Tools to Make Your Small Business Better and More Efficient

When you don't have the resources to build custom solutions, you can rely on these affordable (or free) fixes.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For many startups, achieving meaningful growth -- the kind that gets the attention of investors and potential buyers …

Small Business

Chrissy Teigen Just Paid This Woman's Beauty School Tuition

Mercedes Edney, from North Carolina, was raising money on Twitter for her beauty school tuition — and then suddenly realized Chrissy Teigen paid for it. All of it.<p>"I thought it was a glitch," Edney wrote on her Instagram account. "I then look at my email and realized it came from my fundraiser. …

‘We’re trying new ways to recruit people’

The fast-food giant has teamed up with Snapchat to launch a McDonald’s-themed filter for the photo messaging app, with jobseekers invited to try on …

The 6 Key Components of a Successful Marketing Campaign

Ready, set, launch a campaign! It’s time to push the envelope and plan a campaign that is more creative and delivers better results than the last …

Marketing

The 4 Ways to Fix Your Broken Content Marketing and Social Media – Jay Baer [SSM038]

Did you know that there are more than <b>1.97 million blog posts</b> published online every single day? And that’s on WordPress alone!<p>Not to mention the …

The Step-by-Step Guide to Making Money from Instagram

Instagram is a force of nature.What was merely a photo-sharing app initially has become one of the top social media platforms in less than seven …

Facebook Testing 'Rocket Ship' Mobile Feed With Recommended, Local Content

Signs of Facebook's silent testing of new features for its mobile app appear to be continuing apace, after some users noticed a rocket ship-shaped icon appearing at the bottom of their news feed.<p>The icon has been appearing from time to time at the bottom of the iOS app's main news feed icon and …

Social Media Micro-Influencers: What Are They and Where do you Find Them?

Social media influencers are all the rage right now, with marketers and businesses clamoring to utilize influencers to promote their products or …

Pinterest is now blocked in China

China has blocked one of the few Western social media sites that had remained accessible to its population: Pinterest.<p>The site has followed the example of Facebook, Twitter and many others after the photo sharing site was blocked in China, according to data from censorship monitoring organization …

Social Media

Adidas says it's ditching TV advertising

Rorsted explained the company is looking to boost its ecommerce revenues from €1 billion ($1.06 billion) in 2016 to €4 billion ($4.25 billion) by 2020 — and Adidas wants to use digital channels to get there<p>He told CNBC: "It's clear that the younger consumer engages with us predominantly over the …

This Agency Created a ‘Panic Button’ to Help Immigrants During Immigration Raids

For its most recent hackathon for good ideas, one agency was also looking for good causes.<p>This weekend at the South by Southwest Interactive tech …

Advertising Industry

YouTube is testing at least three new video loading animations

If you've been following our coverage of the many separate Play Store experiments, you'll know that Google has a tendency to test several interface …

5 Tips for Starting a Business Later in Life | Investopedia

Some people are born to be entrepreneurs. Colonel Sanders of KFC fame apparently wasn’t one of them. Although he had a lifelong skill for cooking, he …

Google acquires Fabric developer platform and team from Twitter

Google is taking over Twitter’s mobile app developer platform Fabric, as well as its Crashlytics crash reporting system, Answers mobile app analytics, Digits SMS login system and FastLane development automation system. Twitter launched Fabric as a modular SDK in 2014 to allow developers to pick and …

Social Media

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3 Ways to Create More Content (and Views) from Your Blogs

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Content Marketing is still one of the best ways to generate leads for B2B companies. Yet many entrepreneurs struggle with creating a successful content strategy.<p>In reality, you do not need to write hundreds of individual blogs. …

Infographics

Omni-Channel Marketing Meets Consumer Engagement

Omni-channel marketing seeks to provide the consumer a seamless shopper experience whether in-store, online, desktop or mobile. Retail marketers like …

SEO Growth Hacking Techniques to Scale Your Business

You need more than just a great website.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today’s competitive market, it is almost impossible to succeed in digital marketing without having a well-visited website. Online business accounts for a huge chunk of revenue theses …

Marketing

9 Terrific Sights That Every American Must See In London

You’ve booked the flights, grabbed your umbrella and already started to practice your ‘ello’ guvnor’ to proudly announce your arrival…Yup, you’re on …

3 Social Media Trends to Know in 2017

If you're in business, you better know these trends.<p>We've just finished one of the biggest social media years ever. Live video became huge, fueled by Periscope and Facebook Live. Half-baked ideas for apps came and went. We still have no idea if Twitter will survive.<p>2016 planted several key seeds …

Social Media

Social Proof Is Here to Stay – So You’d Better Know How to Use It

It’s no surprise that the internet has changed the way we live, work and consume. Before we buy anything these days (online or in the store) most …

Why Facebook Buys Lists of Stolen Passwords

Facebook has been buying stolen passwords from hackers - in an effort to keep its users safe.<p>At the Web Summit in Lisbon several days ago, Facebook's Chief Security Officer, Alex Stamos, noted that, in an effort to ensure that no compromised passwords are used on Facebook, Facebook purchases lists …

Social Media

Marvel acquires prototyping tool POP

Back in May, Woomoo, the startup behind app prototyping tool POP, was acqui-hired by Priceline, leaving POP’s future a little uncertain. Today that uncertainty comes to an end with news that the U.K.’s Marvel, a rival web and app design platform, has acquired the company’s tech and user-base and …

Prototyping

Facebook is banning fake news publishers from its ad network

Facebook is following Google’s lead in trying to cut the profits companies make from publishing fake news. It has just banned fake news publishers from joining its advertising network, according to its policy on publisher conduct.<p>Fake news joins pornography and gambling among the things that …

Internet

HugeDomains.com - TweetAdvise.com is for sale (Tweet Advise)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Google and Facebook ban fake news sites from their advertising networks

While it would have been nice to tackle this issue <i>before</i> the election, Google and Facebook are finally taking a tiny step in order to fight back against fake news. According to multiple statements, both companies have updated their policies to ban fake news sites from using Facebook’s and Google’s …

Internet

This Is How Successful Entrepreneurs Spend Their Time

Instead of chasing after perfect work-life balance, entrepreneurs should take the more flexible and forgiving approach of work-life flow.<p>The term "work-life balance" is ubiquitous for entrepreneurs. It's a topic so prevalent that Inc gave it a channel, and many job-searchers prioritize it when …

Work-life Balance