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Google now lets you see what's on shelves at stores near you, and it's a powerful new weapon against Amazon

Google is launching a tool that will let shoppers find out what products are in stock at stores near them.<p>Shoppers will be able to access the tool, called See What's In Store (SWIS), from Google's main search bar and within Google Maps.<p>Shoppers can use the tool to search for a specific product and …

eCommerce

10 Psychological Tricks to Boost Your Website's Sales

The least nudge is often all that is needed to get a wavering customer to purchase.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Do you want to boost your company's sales? Whether consumers choose to buy something or not is very often a matter of small psychological …

eCommerce

Tips for Beating the Odds to Achieve Startup Success

A veteran venture capitalist and a seasoned entrepreneur share their experiences and mistakesand what you can learn from them.<p><i>Randy Komisar is a venture capitalist with Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers</i>, <i>an author and speaker who focuses on early stage ventures. Jantoon Reigersman, CFO of Leaf Group,</i> …

Entrepreneurship

6 Social Media Monitoring Tools for Managing Your Online Presence

Employ these services to help you see what people are saying about your brand online.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Social listening has been a major marketing strategy in the recent years, but primarily for larger brands. It's not that smaller businesses …

Social Media Monitoring

How To Sell On Social Media: A Guide For B2B And B2C Marketers

How To Sell On Social Media: A Guide For B2B And B2C Marketers<p>Digital marketing consultant for 15 years with an emphasis on Influencer Marketing in …

Marketing

How Social Media Can Help Your Startup Grow

As the saying goes, “Build it, and they will come.” However, because so many people are building things, it’s not that easy anymore. When building …

Public Relations

How to Use Google Analytics for Social Media: A Beginner’s Guide

Did you know that social media spend will increase by 71% in the next five years? And did you know that 42.3% of marketers believe that social media …

Analytics

$0 to $1,000 in a Day: How to Build an Ecommerce Business That Could Make You Millions

For our first video in the series $0 to $1,000, ecommerce expert Trevor Chapman chats about the type of site you need, the basics you must have before you launch and how to use email the right way.<p>1 min read<p>Before you can run, you need to learn how to walk. The same logic goes for building a …

eCommerce

25 Free WordPress Marketing Plugins You Should Be Using

With 30 percent of the internet being powered by WordPress, it comes as no surprise to see WordPress users coming from all walks of life. From …

Web Design

4 reasons my love affair with Amazon is fizzling

Until recently, I was in a happy long-term relationship with Amazon.<p>We’ve officially been together for 14 years (I’ve been a customer since 2004) and were pretty much inseparable. We shopped for everything together. From toilet paper, to running shoes, to earbuds, Amazon was there to help me make …

eCommerce

Roseanne Barr blames Wanda Sykes, lashes out at co-stars: ‘You throw me under the bus’

Roseanne Barr’s Twitter saga didn’t end with the cancellation of her show Tuesday. Early Wednesday morning, she was back at it, first blaming Ambien and defensively comparing ABC’s response to her racist and otherwise offensive tweetstorm to those of other celebrities who have made controversial …

Donald Trump

How to grill avocados like a pro

When it comes to grilling, it’s time to let your favorite healthy fat (avocado, of course) get in on the action. The mild flavors get taken to new …

Recipes

10 most effective social media tools for PR pros

Some technology really does make things easier.<p>With social media management tools, you can use automation to share your content and the content of …

How to Do Guest Blogging for Natural Looking Link Building by @annaleacrowe

Here's how to use guest posting to earn more links, brand awareness, SEO authority, website traffic, and leads.The post How to Do Guest Blogging for …

We need to revisit the topic of redirects

Websites can use 301 and 302 redirects in 2018 without worrying about the loss of Page Rank. Find out more in this article.<p>It might be 2018, but that …

SEO

5 Ways To Build A Powerful Personal Brand

Although the term “brand” is often associated with business, the two are different. A brand is something you’re constantly building because it’s the affirmation of who you are and what you love to do. Whether you’re a full-time employee, independent freelancer or business owner, your personal brand …

Marketing

Facebook to Add ‘Clear History’ Tool to Let Users Scrub Web Data

Facebook Inc. is going to let users see which websites and apps send the social network data on their activity -- and then give them the option to …

Domain Name Do's And Don'ts

Forbes • Webfia • LinkedIn<p><b> <br>Updated: 8 Smart Tips For Choosing A Winning Domain Name</b><p>You’ve stumbled upon a brilliant new concept, the likes of which the world has never seen. Congratulations! Now what? Not to rain on the cheer parade, but before you can take your gazillion dollar idea to the …

Marketing

The Keys to Advertising Your Web Design Business

If you’ve just started a new business, congratulations! Once you have your site up and running, now comes the real challenge: advertising. You may …

3 Overlooked Facebook Lookalike Audiences That Will Improve Your Ad Results

Want better results from your Facebook lookalike audiences? Wondering which custom audiences yield the best-performing lookalike audiences? In this …

Infographic: 6 social media marketing trends to watch

When it comes to social media marketing, one thing is certain: Nothing lasts forever.<p>What worked last year for your marketing strategy might not this …

How To Create Non-Boring Social Media Ads That Spark Action

Let’s face it: the perception of social media ads has declined recently.One of the scariest stats says that nearly 60% of Americans don’t believe …

How to Cook Carne Asada - Chowhound

Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner. What does that mean? Well, for one, it means that we’re approaching the annual commemoration of the Mexican …

10 New Snacks You'll Be Eating All Summer

Fall owns pumpkin spice and winter gets peppermint — but what about spring and summer? While warm weather doesn't necessarily have a token food …

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is $4.6B richer

Jeff Bezos, the founder and CEO of Amazon.com, added a whopping $4.6 billion to his fortune Friday, thanks to a big rally in the company’s shares.<p>Amazon, which jumped 3.6% to $1,573 a share to cap the week, touched all-time highs a day after reporting sharp increases in quarterly earnings and …

You Can Do It: The Three C’s You Need to Market Your Business

The word marketing sends chills through most entrepreneurs. We consider it to be the same as pulling molars without Novocain or standing in front of …

How to Close More Online Sales With 7 Simple Tricks

Many businesses understand the value of traffic but conversion is a bit more challenging because online sales are not as cut and dried as …

We Tried 7 Guacamole Brands and This Was Our Favorite

Let’s be real — nothing beats a batch of fresh guacamole. Even the most simple guacamole recipe creates a divinely creamy bite our tortilla chips …

The Secret to the Best Margarita

As the summer months creep up, our daydreams are filled with visions of barefoot days spent poolside—then retiring to the porch for cocktails and …

Affiliate strategies

Affiliate strategies<p>There are many ways you can tell your audience about the benefits of using Shopify. Using several types of promotion in your …