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5 Places You Can Learn to Code Online for Free

Learning how lines of code create mobile applications and website has never been easier. Best of all, there are many websites where you can learn for …

5 Simple Strategies to Improve Your Email Open Rates

Email marketing works because it allows you to reach customers (and potential customers) in the place they go every day — the inbox.But once you get …

Top Facebook Demographics That Matter to Social Media Marketers

You wouldn’t launch a business without knowing exactly who your potential customers are, and the same can be said about your Facebook strategy. The …

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40 Flexible Ways for Stay At Home Moms and Dads to Earn Real Money

Being a stay-at-home mom or dad is a full-time job, but it doesn’t pay a full-time paycheck. This makes it difficult for some one-income families to …

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4 Business Apps and Software You Probably Don't Need

Believe it or not, there is such a thing as having too many apps on hand. With computers and mobile devices, having several apps running at once can …

Who’s really making money out of Pokémon Go?

Pokémon Go has become the newfound obsession of millions of people since its launch last week, boosting Nintendo shares by more than 50 per cent.<p>The …

Selling The New Cool: Inside The World Of 'Influencers'

“I believe, really, all cool things come from the hood,” says Coltrane Curtis, CEO at Team Epiphany. “So if you’re able to have that education, and see the trends before they happen, then you got an advantage.”<p>Curtis isn’t saying these words over the phone, or in a cafe somewhere while sitting …

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Twitter quietly launches tags to location feeds with Foursquare

Finally Twitter will let you see when tweets are from a specific place, like a business, sports stadium, or music festival. After a reader tipped us off, Twitter confirmed to TechCrunch it’s now rolling out this new location feature to all iOS users, with other platforms coming later.<p>Location feeds …

5 Tools to Measure Social Media ROI

Do you struggle to determine an accurate ROI in social media marketing? Wondering which of your social media campaigns are most profitable? It’s …

Social Media Marketing

5 Key Words to Trigger Emotional Responses on Social Media

Do you have a social media strategy?Of course you do. Everyone does—or so they say.But what everyone doesn’t know is that you can’t simply write …

Digital Marketing

20 powerful marketing words & phrases that sell or repel

<b>Published on</b> March 17th, 2017 | <i>by Contributing Author</i><p>2<p>Words have power; we all know that. But do you know which marketing words encourage subscribers …

7 Ideas To Promote Content You May Not Have Thought Of

We all know by now that the real success in content marketing comes when you actively spread the word about your content. And some pieces of content …

How Pantone Colors Your World - Issue 26: Color

You can wear them as high-fashion jewelry, eat them in marshmallow form, and wrap your packages in duct tape branded with their likeness. Their …

Introducing New Ways to Create, Share and Discover Live Video on Facebook

<i>By Fidji Simo, Product Management Director</i>With Facebook Live you can use your phone to share a moment instantly with the people you care about. This …

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Most marketers can’t predict the customer journey and admit they aren’t maximizing revenue

If we believe what we’re being told, marketers in 2016 should be able to take the overabundance of data at their fingertips and leverage it for their benefit, day in and day out.<p>But according to a new study, released today by the CMO Council and conducted in partnership with Pegasystems, it appears …

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Complete Guide to Hashtag Analytics

Tracking social media activity is one of the biggest struggles companies have faced since the early stages of social media marketing. One study …

Social Media Marketing

How to combine email and social media marketing

The post How to combine email and social media marketing appeared first on Social media training for tourism and hospitality | Tourism Currents.Going …

Social Media Marketing

Yes, There IS a Science to Social Media Engagement! (Here’s How it Works)

Struggling with social media engagement and social referral traffic?

Social Media Marketing

How to Use the New Facebook Search for More Leads

“Targeting, targeting, targeting” should probably replace “location, location, location” as the adage that best summarizes the three most important …

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Pin It to Win It: How Retailers Can Use Pinterest to Increase Social Media Reach and Engagement

Everyone talks about being “social” these days in order to drive brand awareness. There are endless posts and theories about how to monetize …

Social Media Marketing

7 Small-Business Owners Share Their Best Productivity Tips (Infographic)

<i>This article originally published December 13, 2015.</i><p>Efficiency is a buzzword often bandied about in the office, but what does it actually mean and why is it so important?<p>Merriam-Webster defines it as “the ability to do something or produce something without wasting materials, time, or energy.” In …

Stop Marketing Like It’s 2012

Over the last half decade, I’ve realized that one of my biggest skills is my ability to outmarket the market. Another way to put this is just to …

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A Visual Guide to Influencer Marketing

In 2016 there will be a significant push towards influencer marketing from all areas of digital marketing: from content marketers to public relations …

Digital Marketing

9 Marketing Podcasts Worth Listening To During Your Commute

Are you using your driving time to your advantage or just letting it slip away while you stare off into traffic?<p>According to the U.S. Department of …

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How to Build a Business Using Only Social Media

One of the reasons social media is so fascinating to me, is it allows people to create a following, generate massive exposure and make a lot of …

How to use Eddystone-URL and what is meant by “no need for an app”

Eddystone, specifically Eddystone-URL, has given BLE broadcast signals and proximity marketing a whole new meaning. But with this new technology …

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