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HackTheMenu Reveals the Secret Menus of Over a Dozen Food Chains

We've highlighted a number of secret menu items over the years, from the Poor Man's Big Mac at McDonald's to the Chipotle Quesarito. If you can't get …

It's a Month! Giant Tear-off 2015 Calendar

Why know what the date is, when you could just know what month it is?<p>One month at a time<p>Each page on the calendar is dedicated to one month, spelling …

Super-Sized Type Calendar Doubles As Wall Art

Most wall calendars get all artsy-fartsy, with their monthly prints of famous paintings or wistful photos of sunsets, and tear-off paper calendars can get a little pedantic, whether they’re teaching a word a day or quoting the Dalai Lama. What if you just need to know what month it is? Currently …

This Clever Marketing Campaign Reversed Coke's 11-Year Decline in Soda Sales

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Amid plummeting soda consumption, as health-conscious consumers are increasingly guzzling bottled water and other low-calorie beverages, Coca-Cola’s marketing team has done the unthinkable.<p>The company’s ‘Share a Coke’ campaign -- in which …

Trends, Innovations, and the Future of Smart Content Marketing

Conductive Ink, Big ass content, Robot writers, kinetic text motion graphics and marketing apps. Those sound as the future, but they are not.<p>This presentation outlines the trends in the land of smart content marketing, and definitely also contains some stuff for content marketing nerds...

MARKETING STRATEGIES WE CAN LEARN FROM DISNEY PRINCESSES

Marketing 101 tips from Disney Princesses<p>Looking for simple answers to digital marketing? Here are 9 strategies you can learn from Disney princesses.

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Fonts, Logos & Icons from GraphicRiver

Discover this week’s Featured graphic templates<p>Our Featured collection includes the best logos, icons, fonts, Photoshop actions and all things …

9 Resources Online Store Owners Can Use to Create Beautiful Marketing Content

<i>This is a guest post by Aaron Beashel from Campaign Monitor.</i><p>As a store owner, you understand the importance of beautiful design across your online …

Inspiration: 9 Ecommerce About Pages That Are Killing It

<i>This is a guest post by Aaron Wrixon.</i><p>Ah, your About page.<p>You know it’s important. Your analytics tell you that people visit it, and you’ve heard that …

The Ultimate Guide to Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding has been one of the best things ever to happen to artists and entrepreneurs.<p>Every year since 2010 artists have received more funds from …

DIY 1: How To Build Your Own Photo Studio On a Bootstrapped Budget

In this first post, I will teach you how to set up a photo studio at home on a bootstrapped budget. You will be surprised to see how easily you can …

How to Capture High Quality Product Photos With Your SmartPhone

Before you spend money to rent a DSLR camera and a lens for your product photography, consider using the quality camera that you carry around with …

4 On-Site Optimization Tips for Local SEO to Help You Rank Higher

Here's something you may be wondering about: If you've already optimized your website for search engines, why do you have to optimize it again for …

19 Ways to Use Offers, Coupons, Discounts and Deals to Drive Revenue and Customer Loyalty

Offers, coupons, discounts and deals. There will come a time when most online merchants will be faced with the decision of whether to offer …

eCommerce

#DesignHangout: Brand Identity in the Digital Era

How has brand identity evolved, specially when we factor in digital platforms? Join our next #DesignHangout May 27, 4pm CET and share your thoughts. …

DON'T start a company...yet

The following is a guest post by Andrew Payne. Andy is a Boston-based entrepreneur and angel investor, and a Hubspot director. You can read his blo

Angel Investing

The Pitch Deck We Used To Raise $500,000 For Our Startup

Startup PR Tip: To Get Press, Don't Pitch Your Product

I get pitches every day from entrepreneurs, PR agencies and book authors who hope to get an article about them written on my blog, OnStartups (

Entrepreneurship

America's Most Social Small Business Is...

For those of you who have followed along with our America's Most Social Small Business challenge, you know that it's been a fierce competition from …

How Sevenly Became America's Most Social Small Business

<i>This month, Mashable announced Sevenly as the winner of America's Most Social Small Business. The three-year-old social good apparel company has gone</i> …

When Your Product Design Makes Your Customers Feel Smart

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Users love products and services that make them feel smarter. The more efficiently they can spend their valuable attention, time and money, the smarter they feel. The smarter that users feel when interacting with your product, the more …

Norm Brodsky on Avoiding Shortcuts When Starting Your Business | Inc.com

Building a business from scratch takes a long time and a lot of work, so it's natural for first-time entrepreneurs to look for shortcuts. I'm referring to opportunities that allow you to reach your goal faster than you could if you kept on building your company step by laborious step. When most …

Entrepreneurship

7 Foolproof Tips for Starting Your First Business

Make your business dreams a reality with these savvy strategies.<p><b>Written by Maridel Reyes</b><p>People dream of being their own boss and having a career they …

10 Steps to Starting Your Own Business

Have a great idea but have no idea where to take it? Launching a business doesn't have to be as hard as you think. These 10 steps will get you well on your way.<p><b>Step 1:</b> <b>Create Your Concept</b><p>Tap into your passion. When you love what you're doing, it won't feel like "work." This step is your initial …

Q&A roundup: Making 2014 the year you start your home-based business

Are you thinking of starting a business from home this year? Our expert panel had plenty of advice<p><i>Vaughan Evans is an</i> <i>independent strategy consultant</i> <i>specialising in strategy and business planning for corporate clients.</i><p><b>How to write a business plan and attract investment:</b> Put yourself in the shoes of …

Three Questions To Ask Your Lawyer Before Starting A Small Business

Gaining customers. Producing a quality product. Finding new markets. These are the things that small business owners focus on when starting their latest venture. But while entrepreneurs are busy planning for the future, many fail to prepare for the worst.<p>Businesses large and small are loaded with …

What I’ve Learned After One Month at a Startup

<i>Note: I wrote this on December 17, 2013 but felt it would be a good one to share and gather thoughts on. I'll have a follow up post later this …