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Top 11 digital advertising strategies you should use for mobile

If automatic ad blocking on iOS can teach you anything as a startup founder, it's that you should never rely on just one strategy to carry any aspect …

India has 1b people who are not on the internet yet

Despite recent growth in internet usership, well over 2.5 billion people in Asia don't have access to the web.

World Bank

Service helps startups negotiate with investors

If you’re an entrepreneur, what’s your biggest nightmare? That your billion-dollar idea is really a dud? That your investors paint you in a corner …

3 tips for practicing award-winning brand journalism

Brand journalism, promoted through social media, can be a great way to engage audiences.<p>No company succeeds with both practices better than Cisco, …

15 Jaw-Dropping Pictures Which Prove How Beautifully Diverse Indian Weddings Can Be

BRB, getting married.

Weddings

The great Indian wedding is now an online affair

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Marriages are made in heaven then planned, organised and solemnised on earth – So far, this used to be the story we all grew up hearing. But that is …

Influencer Marketing: The Next Level of Content Marketing

If you’re a businessperson, then you have undoubtedly depended on content to market your products and services. Whether the quality of your content …

Marketing

10 ways to combine SEO and content marketing

Gone are the days when search engine optimization was enough to land your website onto Google's good graces.<p>Now you must to add content marketing to …

10 Essential Content Marketing Tools to Boost Your Business

Content marketing is all the rage nowadays. There is always a need for consistent and relevant content to draw a clearly defined audience and retain …

7 Classic Dating Deal Breakers You Should Be Aware Of

What exactly is a dating <b>Deal Breaker</b>? These are the qualities a man either has or comes with that you can't tolerate in your life. Or conversely, they are qualities a man MUST HAVE in order to date you, such as the same religion or culture.<p>Men also have Deal Breakers when it comes to dating you. …

One potential predictor of a lasting relationship is something you'd never ask on a first date

Perhaps that's one of the reasons why researchers devote so much energy to pinpointing the factors that may indicate contentment and longevity, such as how much they laugh together, to how much sex they have every month, to the way they feel around each other.<p>Here's another potential factor to add …

The best (and worst) opening lines to use on an online dating site

Want to score a date? Be assertive, says a new study conducted by the popular dating app, Hinge<p>HEY YOU. Want to score a date? Send an ASSERTIVE message. At least that’s the wisdom gleaned from a recent study on the most successful opening lines on dating apps.<p>A study conducted by popular dating app …

10 Things to Exclude From Your Dating Profile

Sometimes, it’s about what you don’t say.

Dating

Ways To Meet Women Outside Of Bars

The 10 Best Places To Meet Women (That Aren't A Bar)<p>If you don't have a lot of experience in the matter, meeting women can seem challenging, especially as men are still expected to initiate things in many cases.<p>Meeting people at bars can be a shot in the dark, because you really have no idea if …

Relationships

Why I Expect Every Guy I Date To Cheat On Me

<i>Originally published on Unwritten by Melissa Engle.</i><p>It took 23 years of my existence for me to finally give up on all humanity. The reason that pushed me over the edge? <i>Cheating.</i> Why the actual f*ck do people do it? I know we all have different definitions of it and it's all based on technicalities - …

3 Dating Deal-Breakers: How to Know if He or She Is Not the One

It's always an exciting feeling to get that knot of anticipation in your tummy before a first date. Part of that is because there's always the chance that this will be the one -- the person you've been waiting for to share your life, to be your true partner. Part of it is that most people seem to …

Listen In On This Couple's Raw Conversation About Sexuality And Love

"I choose you and I would never do anything to f*** that up."<p>Meet Lynette and Corey. They've have been dating on and off for four years and are engaged to be married.<p>In a new video from The Skin Deep documentary, the two lovebirds ask each other the questions they've always wanted answered. The …

Relationships

It's Not Your Imagination, Single Women: There Literally Aren't Enough Men Out There

We talked to author Jon Birger about the shortage of educated men, where women should go if they really want to land a husband, and why boys aren't going to college in the first place.<p>We all have that friend: the beautiful, intelligent, driven woman who—like Katherine Heigl in every rom-com—can't …

How to Go Viral: 8 Things You Need to Know

Having a piece of content go viral is every marketer’s dream. The thought of having thousands or even millions of people viewing your content is …

Marketing

Mobile user acquisition: what’s really working (and, separating hype from truth)

Mobile app marketing is ultra-competitive right now, as teams are tasked with intense goals like “generate 1 million users ASAP!”<p>With that sense of urgency, growth, and popularity in the space, an influx of “marketing help” for mobile app marketers has emerged. That help comes in the form of paid …

Marketing

15 Ways to Make Your Next Social Media Contest Go Viral | Inc.com

It's no secret that a social media contest done right can increase visibility and engagement, exposing new people to your business. Equally important: contests can provide valuable data about both existing and new customers.<p><b>If you've never run a contest--or had disappointing results from one--this</b> …

Marketing

Why America’s dating sites are hooking up with each other

Bad news for singletons. The biggest online hook-ups appear to be among the dating websites themselves.<p>Subscription-based dating site The Match …

26 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us. …

Startups

What Does It Mean To Be Mobile First? And Why Should Marketers Care?

As millennials overtake Baby Boomers as the biggest demographic of consumers, marketers need to think more than ever about mobile first, explains …

Marketing

How to Win on Mobile: Understanding Micro-Moments and Consumer Behavior

The mobile landscape has completely changed consumer behavior. Over the last few months Google released new research that has major implications for …

Customer Experience

Three Things Venture Capitalists Know That You Don't

If you are a new startup entrepreneur, approaching a panel of venture capitalists will be one of the most pivotal moments in your career. The outcome of that experience largely depends on the preparation you have invested in your approach.<p>Recently, my business ventures took me to Texas, where I met …

Venture Capital

5 Helpful Pre-Launch Resources for Online Startups

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many startups have failed over the years, and a horrible product or service isn’t always to blame -- it’s often because nobody knew the product or service existed. Attracting users early on, either during the pre-launch beta or on the …

Why Online Dating is a Boon for Women

relationships<p>Jun 04, 2015<p>Ideas<p>Jo Piazza is a writer, editor, and co-author of The Knockoff.<p>Ideas<p>TIME Ideas hosts the world's leading voices, …