Max Frazeman

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23 Marketing Automation Tools You Need to Use

Marketing is important to your business.Just call me Captain Obvious.But as customers evolve, so does the unpredictable marketing landscape.This …

Marketing

Easy essentials of SEO

Google’s algorithms are constantly shifting, the technical rules of search engine optimization (SEO) regularly changing.<p>That can be frustrating, …

The value of analytics and big data in digital transformation

Big data and analytics are topics firmly embedded in our business dialogue. The amount of data we’re now generating is astonishing. Cisco predicts …

The $21.8-Billion Reason Ultra-Personal Online Ads Are Coming

Globally, $21.8 billion worth of ads won’t make it to eyeballs this year because of ad blocking. A possible savior: hypertargeted ads.<p>Quick: When’s the last time you noticed an ad on a website?<p>This question may not even apply to you, because you already have a program like Adblock Plus that wipes …

Pump up your resume with these top-flight certifications [Deals]

In an age of increasing specialization, stepping up a career means showing certification. That’s especially true in the realm of information technology, and the CompTIA certification is one of the most widely recognized in the business. This CompTIA A+ test prep bundle and will make sure you’re …

Project Management

If you want to work in tech, you need to know these two essential programming languages

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Web Design

11 ways to screen your front-end developer candidate

For any business with a website, your front-end developer is arguably one of your most important hires. Their code, UX sensibility, and ability to work with both your tech and design teams determines how people will interpret your brand. To help you choose wisely, I asked a group of successful …

How to rid yourself of dependency issues

When you’re launching a new business line, product, or service, there are numerous context-specific dependencies that arise. Every outcome comes with tradeoffs and produces its own, sometimes unpredictable ripple-effect.<p>Behind the scenes of every award-winning product or glamorous launch campaign …

120 Top Seo Tools For Ranking Your Website And Generating Social Buzz Fast Online

Congratulations! You’re excited because you just launched a new website or a blog or maybe you are thinking of starting one. But you’ll soon realize …

Why Jolly Rancher and Anomaly Are Telling Frustrated Millennials to ‘Keep on Sucking!’

Some things in life unquestionably suck. Middle seats. Traffic jams. Rain delays. And young people, due to their limited means, are forced to put …

Tools to Boost Your Writing Creativity & Productivity

<i>This post has been contributed by Jess Millis.</i>Creativity comes naturally to writers. They are usually very introspective, so they can analyze their …

Infographics

What Do Your Flipboard Likes Say About You?

Likes are another way you can bookmark Flipboard content and can be a helpful place to keep articles until you flip them into a magazine. When you browse your Cover Stories, topics or favorite magazines, tap the heart icon to save it to your public Likes. You can see your list of Likes on your …

Square Says Its Super-Simple Email Marketing Tools Are Paying Off For Small Businesses

Six months after introducing Square Marketing, the company has data that shows its digital coupons increase sales.<p>If you pay attention to news coming from Square, you know that it’s been a long time since all it did was process credit-card payments using its itty-bitty swiper. The expansion of its …

Marketing

16 Silicon Valley landmarks you must visit on your next trip

That past is mostly gone now, and the next generation of computer companies has already filled the valley faster than you can say Moore's Law.<p>If you want to take a trip into Silicon Valley, here's how to get a good mix of its past and present.<p><i>Note: Several of these include visits to garages and</i> …

Silicon Valley

$2 billion startup GitHub's next mission: Turn you into a programmer

To date, GitHub has racked up 11 million registered users, over 36 million unique visitors every month, $350 million in venture funding, and a $2 billion valuation.<p>With over 21.1 million code "repositories" at last count, GitHub hosts more software source code than any other single service in the …

Software Development

The Importance of Properly Staffing Your Team

I met up with a friend a while back who was running a super lean startup team. It was a team of around 10-15 people, working long days, six days a …

100 Best Websites For Entrepreneurs

Whether you're seeking advice on raising capital, scaling your business or looking for general industry insight, these sites are worth reading.

Entrepreneurship

6 free coding courses to level up your career

Six courses. Six hours. Five key programming languages. All entirely for free. What are you waiting for?<p>BundleClub has assembled an essential mix of courses covering five programming languages every developer needs in their toolkit to set a course for success and career growth. Build a sturdy …

The Secret of the Apple’s New San Francisco Fonts

iOS 9 is now publicly released. It’s a subtle change but the system fonts of iOS 9 are now changed to the Apple’s new San Francisco fonts, replacing …

Typography

4 Ways to Keep Top Talent at Your Small Business

In your business, your team is everything. Even if you follow the guidelines from my blog on how to hire your first employee on the best practices …

7 lessons from entrepreneurs who kept their day jobs while starting their businesses

Even better, working for someone else gives you a front-row view of the best (and worst) ways to run a company, from managing time and money to handling customers and employees.<p>We asked some successful entrepreneurs who founded companies while holding down a 9-to-5 to share the lessons they learned.<p>…

Entrepreneurship

How an entrepreneur turned his pet food startup into a viral website with more than a million visitors a day

Petflow raised $15 million in venture capital funding from investors like Lightspeed Venture Partners. Speiser says Petflow created its Facebook page back in 2011 with the goal of attracting potential customers who might want to buy pet food, sharing a ton of animal-related pictures to the page to …

Social Media

When is the Best Time to Become an Entrepreneur?

Did you know that the biggest hurdle on the way to own your own business is <i>“deciding to take action”</i>?<p>We all happen to be in a situation where we have …

Web design and dev coding bundle roundup

As the Web rapidly evolves into the superhighway we once dreamed about, the connected world is increasingly reliant on online activity for reading, learning, and earning.<p>Learning to code for the Web is a skill rapidly becoming mandatory for success in the digital world. To build for the Web, you’ll …

5 cognitive biases that are killing your decisions

<i>This post originally appeared on Crew blog.</i><p>It’s hard to accept that what holds us back from reaching our potential is all in our head.<p>Have you visited TNW's hype-free blockchain and cryptocurrency news site yet?It's called Hard Fork.TAKE ME THERE<p>While it may be a bit of a cliche, we really are our …

Critical Thinking

What the Volkswagen scandal says about the rise of Tesla

When Daniel Carder first saw the results of the emissions tests, he just assumed his research team at the University of West Virginia had made a …

12 chores small-business owners should pay someone else to do

Time is the greatest asset a small-business owner can have.<p>But when you're working around the clock on so many important tasks to keep your business running, you're often left with very little time or energy to tend to the smaller things like household chores and administrative work.<p>Laura …

Small Business