Ryan Tucker

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10 Invaluable Web Apps and Tools for New Startups

Every day there are new startups launching, and beginning their -- hopefully successful -- journey, but not all startups consist of teams that are big in numbers, which means that many of the corporate and industry tools simply fall out of use; as they've been built with the big business in mind.<p>In …

30+ Data Visualization Tools for Social Media

Tired of showcasing the same old boring tables to your management? A spice of colors and layout brings life to data representation. If you need to …

Content marketing ideas: five key tools and one killer tip

<b>Last month I released the Periodic Table of Content Marketing, a kind of visual checklist to help people create the right kind of content to support</b> …

The Best Content Marketing Tools for Creation, Promotion, Syndication & More

Content marketing is still relatively new as a digital marketing discipline, yet marketers already have hundreds of tools to help make their …

The Behind-the-Scenes Elements of a Social Media Strategy

Share<p>A social media strategy is meant to guide your interactions on social networks, but there is so much more going on behind the scenes. Many …

The Art of Social Media – Interview with Guy Kawasaki

Guy Kawasaki needs no introduction. He’s the original Apple evangelist, turned ultimate evangelist. From the art of startup to artisanal …

Social media most popular way of consuming news in UK, report finds

The survey of 7,500 'media consumers' highlighted how people's approach to consuming news has changed - instead of going to websites, people expect …

Pablo, A Simple Web App for Creating Inspirational Social Media Posts With Famous Quotes and Stock Art

Pablo is a simple web app designed by social media-scheduling service Buffer (previously) that creates simple inspirational social media using famous …

Social Media

How to Write a Magnetic Social Media Profile

Do your social media profiles create impact with your target market the first time they read it?<p>First impressions are everything in this world, …

The Smart Way to Use Surveys to Engage and Grow Your Audience - Copyblogger

Last month, you may have seen Copyblogger’s 2015 Cost of Online Business Report that analyzed the results of a survey we conducted on the blog.<p>The …

Marketing

The 180 Technique

Brian Dean is the genius behind Backlinko.com, a crazy popular blog about seo. He’s the guy who regularly gets thousands of visitors to his blog post.<p>…

12 classic content marketing problems (and how to avoid them)

<b>Chances are some sort of content marketing will be happening in your business.</b><p>After all, it’s a fairly nebulous term that covers digital marketing …

Marketing

SEO for Bloggers: The Non-Techie Guide

Regina here. Desperately hoping I can make “#SearchEngineSaturday” a real thing, because that’s what I want to talk about today . . . and it’s a …

Engines

Magic Leap's Patents Are a Crazy Vision of the Augmented Reality Future

Magic Leap is one of the most intriguing secrets in augmented reality tech right now. You can piece it together from the rumors and hearsay, but …

150 Patents Later, What One Female Inventor Learned About Innovation

Software engineer. Inventor. Mother of toddler twins. Nerd puller of late night coding jags. And, at 32, the most prolific female inventor at IBM with more than 150 patents in areas such as mobile, data, and cloud, to my name.<p>I’m one of the faces of innovation at IBM. One of my patents is U.S. …

8 Reasons Why Licensing Agreements Fail

If you understand what causes contracts to go bad, you can prevent it from happening to you.<p>Congratulations! A company wants to license your idea. That's fantastic. You are one step closer to living the licensing lifestyle.<p>Don't get too excited though, because you're not done yet. There are so many …

Intellectual Property

A Bizarre Statistical Fact About Patents in San Francisco

I have discovered something extremely strange about San Francisco. It has to do with how many patents the city has produced in the past 25 years.<p>One …

San Francisco

The Innovation Act Is Back: Let's Finally Put a Stop to Patent Trolls

39 blogging tools to help you work faster, better and land more readers

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>When you’re finding amazing content to share on social media—the kind of thing that grabs attention and gets people to click, share, and comment—one of the most valuable, most original places to turn is your own blog and the content you personally …