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Everyone Will Love This Honey Garlic Butter Chicken

If you're like me and would rather wipe down your cast iron than clean a sheet pan (because parchment paper doesn't always cut it), then this recipe …

The 25 Best Movies On Amazon Prime Right Now

<b>Last Updated: June 18th</b><p>Amazon Prime is way more than just a way to get your electronics and books in two days or less. There’s a wide breadth of good movies and TV shows out there to choose from if you know what you’re looking for.<p>To help you out, we’ve put together the 25 best movies on Amazon …

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The 25 Best Sci-Fi Movies of the 21st Century, From ‘Children of Men’ to ‘Her’

With themes that range from love to fear to humanity itself, the best sci-fi movies of the 21st century all share distinctly original visions.<p>Sci-fi …

Uber plans to test on-demand flying cars network by 2020

<b>Uber has unveiled plans to partner with plane manufacturers to develop and test a network of flying cars by 2020.</b><p>The ride-sharing company said it will run trials in the US city of Dallas and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.<p>The flying electric taxis are being developed with aviation companies …

9 Amazing Visual Social Media Tools to Boost Your Authority

Are visuals a part of your social media marketing strategy? Would you like some tools to help boost your visual social media marketing?<p>The fastest …

Facebook is a goldmine for startups. Here’s how you can tap into it.

Given the fast evolving business landscape, social media platforms like Facebook have never been more important for startups to leverage on to …

The Free Social Media Tools You Should Already Be Using

If you want to learn more about a situation or get to the bottom of something important, you’ve probably been told to “follow the money.” You can apply this advice to business and leadership, too.<p>If you want to keep a pulse on industry trends and stay ahead of the curve, one of the first things you …

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10 Steps to Creating an Engaging Digital Experience

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In order to be effective, websites need to be multifunctional in design. They need to be built like a house: protecting against the elements, providing a comfortable living space with ample storage, meeting basic needs, etc. Your website …

Facebook Is Partnering With Amazon.com to Take on Google

Facebook is opening up header bidding to all publishers using its ad network.<p><b>Facebook</b> (NASDAQ:FB) is already a dominant force in digital display …

3 Social Media Tools Entrepreneurs Should Be Using Every Day

Social media is evolving at an incredible rate. The most important thing you can do is to equip yourself with the best tools.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One hundred years from now, when historians are asked what they labeled as the biggest breakthrough in human …

Why You Should Think Iteration not Duplication

We all need to grow. Even if it’s in small, subtle ways, as long as we’re growing – we’re moving forward or upward…or whichever direction benefits …

10 Important Skills Your Social Media Manager Needs in 2017

Having someone with the right mix of skills can boost your company's social media presence.<p>This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>A decade ago, the role of a social media manager might not have even existed. Today, however, almost every company is involved in social media one way or another.<p>A …

3 Tips on Becoming a Pay-Per-Click Expert

PPC has been, is and will almost definitely continue to be an integral part of every brand's advertising stack.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Online advertising is one of those industries that is always taking heat for one reason or another. Some of it is just the …

Why Some Startups Succeed (and Why Most Fail)

There is a consistent set of factors that lead to startup success and failure.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over the last two decades of building and running businesses, and the last couple of years working full time with dozens of startup founders and CEOs on their …

3 Strategies to Nail Before You Launch Your Social-Media Campaign

Planning and metrics are key to any successful marketing effort, yet many entrepreneurs rush into the social conversation with little idea of what they hope to accomplish.<p>When I talk to small-business owners, they often tell me they're “doing” social-media marketing. I’m always glad to hear this, …

9 Social Media Goals to Set for Your Business

Without goals, it's hard to know exactly how well your social media strategy is performing and where you need to iterate to continue moving forwards.<p>This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>The thing we love most at Buffer is to help you succeed at social media. And a key part of social media …

40 Essential Social Media Marketing Statistics for 2017

As we start a new year, here is a look back at the world of social media. Keep these statistics in mind as you create your social media plan for …

6 Google Analytics Reports That Will Bring Every SEO Lots of Cheer!

The holidays are all about tradition and bringing cheer to your family, friends, and clients. For me, that applies to the Google Analytics metrics I …

How to Get Google Play on a Kindle Fire and Install Any Android App You Want

Kindle Fire tablets are some of the best, cheapest Android tablets around, but they’re limited to Amazon’s app store, which is more than lacking …

Goodbye Google Keyword Planner, Hello Keyword Research Using PPC

Did you sigh when you heard Google is revoking free full access to its Keyword Planner? Your first reaction was probably like mine: Google is …

10 Rules for Effective Facebook Marketing [Infographic]

"Focus on your fans first," begins a Visme infographic that offers tips on Facebook marketing, based on an article by Mike Gingerich.<p>That may have …

5 Reasons You Need a Content Marketing Strategy Right Now

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Content marketing has proven to be insanely effective, and can be integral to building the trust that inevitably leads to conversions. Stratabeat even found that “80 percent of business decision-makers prefer to get company information in …

How to Effectively Sell Using Social Media and Content Marketing

RazorSocial CEO and founder Ian Cleary has a special formula for driving traffic to your website.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Kate Volman meets with RazorSocial CEO and founder Ian Cleary to discuss social media and content …

The 10 Best History Books This Fall

A good grasp of history can help us all understand the issues, conflicts, and discussions of the present moment with that much more clarity. And in a year in which history has led to unexpected events across the globe, from the deeply contentious nature of the current U.S. presidential election to …

Rethink Marketing: Let's Brand Me Up! The Beginner's Guide To Digital Marketing

Personally, I have always been slightly partial to gamecasting. I find it quite useful; being able to get a vibe of the actual gameplay while staring at a professional gamer as he livestreams his playthroughs on YouTube or Twitch. In fact, I was talking to this friend of mine the other day who …

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