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7 tough lessons people often learn too late in life

Life lessons are full of wisdom because they often have to be learned the hard way. However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best to learn these things sooner rather than …

100 Marketing Skills That Build Great Marketing and Sales Careers

A comprehensive list of essential marketing skills -- and how to gain them.<p>Marketing has become incredibly complicated: Different methods, different outlets, different ways to accomplish goals... most marketing professionals must be Jacks and Jills of many trades.<p>Why skills do you need to add to …

Talking Point: The Metroid Comeback is Wonderful, and Important for Nintendo's Line-Up

in terms of metroid prime 4, i think nintendo learned its lesson in terms of announcing games to early, especially with xeno x and TMS still fresh in …

The Rise of Micro-Influencers: How to Run a Micro-Influencer Campaign

The interest in influencer marketing has been growing steadily over the past few years and more people are seeking to understand more about it now …

Public Relations

Xbox and Playstation Cross-play May Be on the Way

Back at E3, Microsoft and Nintendo announced a deal that would allow <i>Minecraft</i> fans to experience cross-platform play between the Xbox One and …

Uncharted: The Lost Legacy and the Power of Female Friendships

“It’s nice to be with a woman for a change.”<p>Uncharted has long been a series built on duos. Whether it’s Nathan Drake and Sully, Nate and Elena, or …

PILLARS OF GROWTH HACKING.

This isn’t new, but growth hacking has been gaining ground as a marketing strategy of choice for brands in the USA. So, what is growth hacking? …

High Tempo Testing Revives GrowthHackers.com Growth

This is going to be a slight departure from our typical growth study. Our other growth studies generally cover the entire growth history for a …

SEO Manager's Digital Marketing Tools

There are hundreds of digital marketing tools, but it can be hard to decide which to use. One expert breaks down his go-to tools.<p>There are many …

Marketing

One Thing Steve Jobs Did at Apple That Will Instantly Improve Your Productivity

Distraction is always the enemy. Here's one simple technique to maintain focus on what's really important.<p>Busy Work<p>So, if we are going to talk about productivity we need to get one thing straight from the outset; busy does not equate to productive.<p>Try this experiment; go around for a day and ask …

Government Officials Now Want to Surveil Your PlayStation 4 Because Terrorism

Reports indicate ISIS may have used encrypted services in order to plan their attacks in Paris and Beirut. This has led officials to use this tragedy …

Privacy

Now you can carry a wall outlet in your pocket [Deals]

If you’ve ever tried to charge your laptop at the airport, you know that wall outlets are in demand like never before. ChargeTech’s portable power outlet means you’ll never be far from an outlet even if they’re all taken up or there’s not a wall around. It’s a game changer for anyone who needs a …

Portable

Can't launch Star Wars Battlefront's Ultimate Edition on PS4? Here's how to fix it

<i>Star Wars Battlefront</i> launched today, but some buyers of the game's Ultimate Edition on PlayStation 4 weren't able to play the game they had paid $120 for, thanks to a strange issue that wouldn't allow players to so much as launch the game.<p><i>Battlefront</i>'s Ultimate Edition is available digitally on …

Best Batman Gifts of 2015

These are the gifts Gotham deserves.<p>There are few people, outside of supervillains, who don't love Batman. He's a ninja, detective, and rebel. He's a …

SEO Basics: Backlinks – The Good, the Bad, and … [Infographic]

If you are currently working on search engine optimisation, you will notice quickly that most people in this business only talk about one thing: the …

New play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the official 'eighth story'

Seven books, and now a play<p>Harry Potter fans have been demanding a new "official" installment in the franchise since it ended in 2007.<p>On Friday, author J.K. Rowling published a post on Pottermore confirming that the upcoming two-part play <i>Harry Potter and the Cursed Child</i> — taking place in London's …

Guitar Hero Live beat Rock Band 4 by ditching everything we knew about rhythm games

The beauty of the new<p><i>Guitar Hero Live</i> should be terrible.<p>Its plastic guitar isn't compatible with any of the past games, nor are any of your existing guitars or DLC songs compatible with <i>Guitar Hero Live</i>. There are no drums. The five-buttons-down-the-neck approach has been replaced with two rows of …

Sony has no titles in the pipeline for PlayStation Vita, says executive

Sony is leaving PlayStation Vita development to third parties, a top executive said, as the company focuses its efforts to the PlayStation 4.<p>Masayasu Ito, a senior vice president with the company, told the Japanese-language site 4Gamer that "first-party studios have no titles in development for PS …

HBO officially declares a certain Game of Thrones character is dead — but not that one

While most of the internet is still debating whether or not <i>that</i> character is dead, one another unresolved death that occurred in <i>Game of Thrones</i>' season five finale has been clarified.<p>Although the finale aired this past summer, Polygon understands that not everyone has had the chance to see it and …

Life is Strange: Episode Five - Polarized review

<i>In the style of most episodic games,</i> Life is Strange <i>relies on a choice-and-consequence narrative in which players take on the role of high school student Max Caulfield — a young woman with the power to rewind time. While the game focuses on Max's school life, it also sheds a light on her</i> …

The Nightmare Before Christmas is definitely not a Christmas movie

After 20 years of debate over what season Disney's <i>The Nightmare Before Christmas</i> belongs to, the director has finally given a definitive answer.<p>Speaking at the Telluride Horror Show - one of the oldest annual horror film festivals in Colorado - Henry Selick confirmed the film is indeed a Halloween …

Life is Strange gets serious and spoiler-rific in finale trailer

<i>Life is Strange</i>, Dontnod Entertainment and publisher Square Enix's choose-your-own-teenage-adventure game, ended on a major cliffhanger in its fourth episode. A new trailer for the fifth and final installment of the game's first season shows that the conclusion for Max's story won't be any less …

Star Wars Episode 7 Getting Movie Theater Marathon Event

Disney and Lucasfilm have announced a <i>Star Wars</i> Marathon Event. On December 17, select movie theaters across the US and Canada will host a special showing of all six <i>Star Wars</i> movies, culminating with a viewing of <i>The Force Awakens</i>. Everyone who attends also gets an lanyard with "exclusive marathon …

Mastering the Methodology: Take a Deep Dive Into Inbound Marketing

If we’ve said it once we’ve said it a hundred times: there is so much conversation that goes on in the online marketing space. Concepts, ideas, …

7 Ecommerce Email Campaigns You Should Steal Today

Without a doubt, email is one of the most powerful marketing channels when it comes to driving ecommerce sales.<p>In fact, email has an ROI of around …

58 Business Apps and Tools to Make Your Life Easier as an Entrepreneur

As an entrepreneur, you’re constantly looking for tools to help give you that edge above the competition.<p>Whether that be a tool to manage your …

10 Online Marketing Metrics Critical To Your Campaign’s Performance

When was the last time you conducted a thorough marketing analysis for your business? If your answer is, “I can’t remember,” don’t feel bad. Many …

UK's first 'smart Wi-Fi pavement' to be installed in Chesham

Chesham high street will be the first in the UK to get its own smart Wi-Fi pavement, providing download speeds of up to 166Mbps<p>The UK's first "smart Wi-Fi pavement" is to be installed in Chesham, Buckinghamshire, providing over 21,000 residents, businesses and visitors with free superfast public …

Stylish wooden dock charges all your devices at once

Best List: AllDock USB charging station by AllDock<p>I have a gadget-friendly family. We’ve all got an iPhone, a few of us have iPads, and I’ve got an Apple Watch. All of these devices require charging, and all of them need a place to hang out when they’re not being used.<p>The AllDock is a gorgeous …