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Building a Keyword-Driven Content-Marketing Strategy Is Key

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s a common misconception that SEO and content marketing are two mutually exclusive business strategies. They’re not. In a way, it used to be true -- keyword-stuffing once helped pages get ranked well, even if the content wasn’t …

AdWords

200 million americans have 'Erin Brockovich' carcinogen in their tap water

For more than a year, federal, state and local officials have struggled to properly respond to the crisis in Flint, Michigan, where lead contamination of the city's drinking water has threatened the health of 8,000 children and forced residents to use bottled water to drink and bathe. Even now, …

Water

3 questions you're allowed to ask before a job interview

This made no sense to me at first — until a few of my friends explained to me that when there's a dream job on the line, they assume that the wrong pre-interview question will ruin their chances. If you're like a lot of my friends and are unsure about what you can and can't ask, know that these …

Employment

There are 2,000 empty restaurants during the day in New York — and this startup is trying to do something about it

They all have their laptops out, and a pair are holding a meeting at a bar table. It's because during the day, the restaurant doubles as a shared workspace.<p>That's thanks to Spacious, a startup cofounded by Preston Pesek and Chris Smothers to make use of empty restaurants by offering them up to …

Dining Rooms

Rise Design Studio adds glazed extension to north London house

Rise Design Studio has added a glazed extension to the rear of a house in London, creating a light-filled kitchen and dining room that opens up to …

Architecture

Lululemon founder says company has 'lost its way'

Yoga apparel maker lululemon is having a pretty good year. The stock is up nearly 30%. And analysts are expecting it will report a sales increase of 15% from a year ago when it announces its first quarter results on Wednesday.<p>But that apparently isn't enough to satisfy lululemon (LULU) founder and …

Lululemon Athletica

8 Artists Who Went to Extreme Measures for Their Art

MIA Design Studio Offices / MIA Design Studio

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> It is not so easy to find a comfortable workspace in Saigon. Most people have to work in the cramped …

Consumers' mindsets are shifting dramatically — and it's killing brands like Tiffany

As a result, luxury brands like Tiffany & Co. have been struggling.<p>"We've seen such a slow down in the high end," Brian Yarbrough, analyst at Edward Jones told Business Insider.<p>While lower-end stores, like Ross and TJ Maxx are performing well, Tiffany's comparable sales declined 9% in the most …

Tiffany & Co

People are so excited about this weekend bag that it’s become the biggest one in Kickstarter history

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>But few of them are as practical and as sleek as this Kickstarter-funded, ultra-grade nylon duffel bag from Bomber & Company.<p>Touted as …

San Francisco

benoisthusson - Personal network

French campaign introducing Hema, a Dutch low-cost retailer, in France. My responsibility was to create Hema's tone or voice for French market. …

How This Couple Went From Making $76,000 To $1 Million A Year

In the spring of 2012, Shane and Jocelyn Sams, now 38 and 36 respectively, were Kentucky schoolteachers each making $38,000 a year. Shane was a high school social studies teacher and football coach, and Jocelyn was an elementary school librarian. They were also young parents.<p>“As my little boy got …

Customer Service

Industria NYC

This Is Your Brain on a Sweater

<i>London fashion designer Brooke Roberts uses Photoshop and a textile-design software program to knit medical images into high fashion.</i><p>The history of textile art is the story of images from nature -- particularly flowers, but also birds, animals, and other plants -- being dyed, woven, or embroidered …

Uber and Lyft pull out of Austin after locals vote against self-regulation

Texan city rejects ballot which would have repealed strict new regulations<p>Ride-sharing services Uber and Lyft are suspending operations in Austin, Texas, after the city’s voters rejected a proposal that would have allowed the companies to self-regulate their drivers.<p>Instead, the voters upheld …

City Politics

Harvard wants secretive male clubs to go co-ed. All-female groups are being punished in their wake.

“Once a Porcellian always a Porcellian,” read a 1940 Time magazine article about the oldest of Harvard University’s secretive, all-male “final clubs.” “Porkies keep up their Porkie friendships all their lives, go back religiously to the annual Porkie banquet at which new members are initiated. … …

College & University

This Fashion Line Lets You Literally Wear Pencil Sketches

Edda Gimnes' fashions aren't just based on sketches—they are sketches.<p>We’ve all seen fashion designers’ sketches and the garments that they inspired, but Edda Gimnes puts a twist on the traditional design-sketch pairing. The young Norwegian designer doesn’t draw sketches that are supposed to look …

Lips

Nearly all of our medical research is wrong

Something is rotten in the state of biomedical research. Everyone who works in the field knows this on some level. We applaud presentations by colleagues at conferences, hoping that they will extend the same courtesy to us, but we know in our hearts that the majority or even the vast majority of …

Science

This Type of Butter Causes Acne, Breast and Prostate Cancers

Full of more than 60 digestive enzymes, growth factors, and immunoglobulins (antibodies)<p>Grass-Fed Butter is Loaded With Vitamin-K2, The Missing …

The Difference Between Finance And Economics

Although they are often taught and presented as very separate disciplines, economics and finance are interrelated and inform and influence each …

Economics

How should I analyze a company's financial statements? | Investopedia

A:<p>Investors should take advantage of the wealth of information provided in a company's financial statements to help them evaluate the company as a …

5 Neurotoxins Found in Your Favorite Foods that seriously damage your brain

5 Neurotoxins Found in Your Favorite Foods that seriously damage your brain<p>Aspartame<p><i>Aspartame</i> – an addictive carcinogenic <i>neurotoxin</i>. It has been …

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Nanotechnology discoveries move from lab to marketplace with CNT fabrication process

(<i>Nanowerk News</i>) A recent agreement between The University of Texas at Dallas and Lintec of America is expected to propel scientific discoveries from …

Exploring Material Innovation at Agenda NYC 2015

Agenda NYC sees many new designs and trends emerge from a variety of brands and labels, but the<p>Agenda NYC sees many new designs and trends emerge from a variety of brands and labels, but the trade show also allows for new technologies and innovations to manifest itself. Material innovation propels …

Marcos Bertoldi Arquitetos design the huge RB House, a five floors home near the Graciosa Country Club - CAANdesign | Architecture and home design blog

Architects: Marcos Bertoldi Arquitetos<br>Location: Cabral, Curitiba, State of Paraná, Brazil<br>Year: 2012<br>Area: 18.837 ft²/ 1.750 m²<br>Photo courtesy: Alan …

Architecture

This multi-floored apartment has a sunken kitchen design

MAMM DESIGN has designed the renovation of an apartment in an 85-year-old building in Amsterdam that includes a rarely seen sunken kitchen design.<p>The …

Interior Design

What It's Like to Sell Drugs at New York Fashion Week

"All the stereotypes are true," a dealer and model agent told us. "They aren't even stereotypes—they're just true."<p>From the widespread rumors about Kate Moss's cocaine use to clothing lines with ad campaigns that feature a model blatantly sniffing poppers, it's no secret that drug use and fashion …

Fashion Week