Amanda Bryant

24 Flips | 4 Magazines | 2 Following | @abryant01 | Keep up with Amanda Bryant on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Amanda Bryant”

8 Smart Ways to Combine Blogging with Email Marketing for Best-Selling Results - Copyblogger

<b>We use ConvertKit for our email marketing and proudly recommend them as a marketing partner.<br>Find out more here</b>.<p>Your blogging and email marketing …

Content Marketing

bibliography-icon

Email Marketing Pitfalls<p><i>by Hannah Wickford</i><p>Email marketing is an integral part of many companies' online campaigns. In 2011, Forrester Research …

Marketing

bibliography-icon

How to Create a Public Relations Plan<p><i>by M.T. Wroblewski</i><p>Compelling public relations plans can go a long way toward helping a business spread its …

Public Relations

bibliography-icon

The Best Place for a Small Business to Invest Marketing Dollars<p><i>by Ian Linton</i><p>The best place to invest your marketing dollars is in a campaign that …

Small Business

8 Powerful Social Media Marketing Tools for Savvy Businesses

New social media tools seem to pop up every day. Here are some definitely worth checking out.<p>With a seemingly endless list of social media tools out there today, you might need help sorting out the best from the rest. Here are my picks:<p><b>1. Mention: Google Alerts for the social web.</b> Mention is one of …

Want To Be A More Productive and Effective Blogger? Here Are 15 Social Media Tools To Help #NMX

If you’re a blogger or a social media marketer, you”ll undoubtedly end up multitasking. Multitasking doesn’t usually work very well. We overwork. …

Social Network Data: Growth Trends, Engagement Levels, and Demographic Profiles

Facebook remains the dominant social network in the United States, but more and more users are diversifying to multiple platforms, according to a …

How to Write 16 Knockout Articles When You Only Have One Wimpy Idea - Copyblogger

Serious content creators know that each article they publish is a piece of a larger content marketing arena.<p>But the thought of generating content …

Marketing

Twitter inches closer to the local ad market

Twitter has grand ambitions as an ad platform, and it appears poised to make a foray into the lucrative but fragmented world of local …

How to Write More Successful Blog Posts

There are a staggering 200 million blogs worldwide today, and as many as four million blog posts published per day. Yet with so much competition, …

Resources | realtor.com®

What Comes Next? Social Media Trends for 2014

When your mom friended you on on Facebook, you wondered if social media was going mainstream. When your grandmother did, you knew it was.<p>Today, …

The 10 Things You Should Do On LinkedIn Each And Every Week

Update my status on my profile with either news about a connection or an upcoming speaking engagement I have.<p>Share something worthy that a connection …

7 Tips for Building a Social Media Audience

Self-proclaimed "social media gurus" are a dime a dozen these days.<p>When it comes to a successful social media marketing strategy, it can be tough for …

11 Social Media Marketing Predictions to Watch for 2014

Are you wondering what changes and trends are coming to social media marketing in 2014?<p>In 2013, we saw some big changes.<p>Major platforms made serious …

Social Media

17 Things Girls Need from their Mothers

I write this from the aspect of a woman who is a daughter. I write this from the point of view of a woman who has a step-daughter that came into my …

The 50 Best Movies for Kids

Check out some of the best kid-friendly films of all time.<p>Whether you're planning a family movie night or looking for some kid-friendly entertainment options while you and your partner have a date night (or, let's be honest, catch an extra hour of sleep on the weekend!), nothing spoils the fun like …

Kids

New Year Resolutions Apps | Best Apps - Consumer Reports News

While more than four in 10 Americans will make a New Year’s resolution, nearly a third of those will fail to keep them—that is, if last year’s …

Happy New Year's in Pictures

Kuala Lumpur

4 Tips On Staying Creative From Noma Star Chef Rene Redzepi

Rene Redzepi of Noma reinvented how we eat. Now, with a new book out, he speaks with Co.Design about staying creative, developing intuition, and finding inspiration.<p>At just 35, Rene Redzepi is the master chef of Noma, a two Michelin Star restaurant in Copenhagen that serves fanatical foodies “new …

#theLIST: January Hot List

Work out, shmirk out. Throw New Years resolutions to the wind; there are better things to do this January.<p>Work out, shmirk out. Throw New Year's resolutions to the wind; there are better things to do this January.

5 Smart Home Companies to Watch in 2014

If 2013 was the year smart home became sexy again, 2014 is the year it will go mass market.<p>And while service providers with managed home services are a big part of why smart home is reaching a wider audience, here are some other interesting companies helping to lead the charge in 2014.<p><b>Revolv</b><p>A few …