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AI and Bitcoin Are Driving the Next Big Hedge Fund Wave

Jeffrey Tarrant is a Wall Street guy. He spent the last thirty years investing in new hedge funds. As the founder and CEO of a firm called Protege …

7 Predictions For The Future Of Online Marketing

I recently wrote a piece on my “7 Predictions For How The Internet Will Change Over the Next 15 Years.” Among my predictions were the disappearance of conventional Internet “connections,” the commoditization of privacy, the arrival of augmented reality, less work for skilled humans, and the arrival …

Online Life

Forget Google: Why Amazon SEO Is the Future

With a little Amazon SEO on your side, you could easily double your sales on one of the hottest online shopping engines.<p>Of course Google SEO is still important. But do you know who Google's biggest competitor is in the online shopping space? Amazon.<p>More and more people (and companies) are starting …

101 Social Media Tools for Social Media Marketing and More

Share Email Comments<p>It doesn’t make sense to jump in and use all new social media tools that come along just because everyone else is or because you …

12 Google Analytics Custom Reports to Help You Grow Faster

“<i>Statistics are like bikinis. What they reveal is suggestive, but what they conceal is vital</i>,” said Aaron Levenstein, a former professor of business …

Analytics

11 time-saving Microsoft Word hacks you won't know how you lived without

Microsoft Word tips? I know what you’re thinking: Is it 1995 again? <i>Am I back in seventh grade?</i><p>No – we’re definitely squarely in 2016. But that …

Software

Las métricas SEO tienen su top 10 ¡Descúbrelas aquí!

<b>A la hora de entender la evolución de un proyecto viendo su monitorización y su posterior reporte</b>, muchas son las métricas SEO que podemos consultar, …

Experts Comment, Offer Tips For Investment Crowdfunding Under New Regs

Last fall, the SEC issued long-awaited rules for investment crowdfunding. FINRA also issued its rules. The new rules become effective on May 17, 2016. It’s time for entrepreneurs to start thinking seriously about whether and how to take advantage of the them. I’ve invited three experts to comment …

The Rich Are Already Using Robo-Advisers, and That Scares Banks

Banks are watching wealthy clients flirt with robo-advisers, and that’s one reason the lenders are racing to release their own versions of the …

The World's Biggest Wind Farm Will Soon Be Built Off The UK Coast

We're fans.<p>In recent years, wind power has taken second billing to solar technology in its contribution to the world's energy supply, but the …

The 25 Best Free iPhone Apps For Business

Make meetings actually useful. Brainstorm like a champ. Take the boredom out of busywork. And much more.<p>That little computer in your pocket has come a long way over the years, huh? Here are 25 incredibly useful apps that can help you run your business a whole lot smarter than ever before. And every …

ToolSalad.com

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Amazon is suing more than 1,000 people for posting fake reviews

Amazon is going on the offensive against fake reviews, filing a lawsuit against more than 1,000 people who allegedly asked for money to post about …

Get Smarter with the 5 Best Brain Boosting Supplements

If you are looking for supplements to help improve your memory, mental clarity, focus and concentration, and to combat the hazards of age-related …

Automated Marketing: 6 Simple Steps and 18 Amazing Resources

The promises of automated marketing are big: more leads, more conversions, more sales … less work.As early as 2013, the Lenskold Group found that <i>“63%</i> …

Marketing

Internet advertising does work — here are 9 of the most effective campaigns of this year to prove it

The average click-through-rate on display ads in the US is just 0.06%, according to Google. But many creative digital marketing campaigns do manage to break the mold.<p>To celebrate digital ad creativity and effectiveness, US trade body the Interactive Advertising Bureau has released its second annual …

Digital Advertising

A Crushing Content Strategy for Your Startup – Here’s How You Get One

You’ve launched; you’ve got some investment money (or not). Now what? Every new business has the same challenges and the same goals whether it was …

10 TED Talks Every Entrepreneur Must Watch

Maybe finding the entrepreneurial advice you need is as simple as watching TED Talks.<p>It's 2015, and it’s no secret that millions of Americans are excited about startup culture in the country and around the world. It’s hard not to be fascinated by the growing landscape of thousands of new lean …

Self-improvement

PayPal has just launched a peer-to-peer payments service

We’ve all been in the situation where someone owes us a few dollars and chasing them down is just hassle and awkward.<p>To solve that, PayPal has revealed its new PayPal.Me service today as a way for people to request money from anyone across the globe.<p>PayPal.Me allows you to ‘name your money’ with a …

Tim O'Reilly: The argument over whether Uber should have contractors or employees is 'fake'

Uber and Lyft both label their drivers as independent contractors — a classification that is being contested in federal court as some drivers claim they should be full employees.<p>Court isn't the only place where this debate is playing out. Some venture capitalists have argued that the on-demand …

10 YouTube Videos Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

Want business advice from Warren Buffet? Inc.com compiled a list of videos that every entrepreneur should watch.<p><i>This post originally appeared at Inc.com . To read more, check out:</i><p><i>The Best Industries to Start and Grow a Business in 2011</i><p><i>
Jason Fried: Why I Run a Flat Company</i>

Entrepreneurship

51 free online resources for starting a business

Being an entrepreneur means sticking your neck — and wallet — on the line for a product you believe in.<p>It won't be cheap.<p>There will be plenty of costs , some you've never expected.<p>Thankfully, there are free tools to start a business available online.<p>We've compiled this list of free tools to start a …

Google Analytics

The 11 Best Performing Tech IPOs Of The Last Year

What qualifies as a tech company? Everyone has their own definition. For this gallery, we’ve hewn closer to the Silicon Valley definition of tech with help from CrunchBase data. Every list has its biases. Those are our bends.

IPOs

Pinterest’s Tim Kendall Talks Monetization And Commerce

Tim Kendall’s new job is to make sure Pinterest’s partners are finding new ways to make money off one of the most engaging platforms on the Internet. He’s been plenty busy since he got started, including launching Buyable Pins. We sat down with him to find out a little bit more about the company’s …

Social Media

How Businesses Are Leveraging Public Data To Reach Target Audiences

Badri Raghavan Contributor<p>Badri Raghavan is CTO and chief data scientist of FirstFuel.<p>It’s no secret that the growth of publicly available data, or open data, is more prevalent than ever. From government databases, such as those aggregated by Data.gov, to data made available via tools such as …

Homejoy Shuts Down, Citing Worker Misclassification Lawsuits

Did the on-demand economy just have its first major worker misclassification casualty?<p>Homejoy, a home-cleaning marketplace company, said Friday it is shutting down at the end of the month. In its official goodbye blog post, cofounder and CEO Adora Cheung was vague about why: “There are still many …

El Ex CEO de Credit Suisse y UBS: A largo plazo invierte en Oro o en Bitcoin no en divisas fiat

No es habitual que alguien que ha tenido un nivel de tanta responsabilidad dentro de la industria bancaria, hablamos de<b> Oswald Gruebel</b> ex CEO de los …