Bart Radka

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Read this before naming your business

I’ve learned a lot from the development of NameLayer, and I’m ready to divulge every trick in my arsenal. In this guide, I provide realistic solutions to the frustrations encountered when naming a company. Plus, I’ll have some fun analyzing both good and bad company names.<p>This guide is divided into …

Light at the End of the Funnel: Why the Marketing Revolution is About to Arrive

Blessed is he who, in the name of profit, shepherds the user through the funnel, for he is truly his user’s keeper.<p><i>–Startup L Jackson</i><p>Ever since we …

Marketing

How to use social media like Kim Kardashian

"I find it to be super inauthentic if you were to have somebody posting for you."<p>On the most recent episode of <b>Recode Decode, hosted by Kara Swisher</b>, reality TV star-turned-entrepreneur Kim Kardashian spoke about everything from dealing with online "haters" to the future of Kimoji and what her …

Social Media

The 5 Models to Know From Marc Jacobs's Resort 2017 Show

For model fans, Resort is the gift that keeps on giving—and Marc Jacobs’s over-the-top 1980s-inspired show was filled with fresh talent. Casting director Anita Bitton’s lineup included plenty of A-List models—Joan Smalls, Hanne Gaby Odiele, and Kati Nescher among them—but it may have been its …

6 Power User Tips on LinkedIn You Probably Didn't Know About

Get more out of the tool we all use everyday for social media and business.<p>LinkedIn is an everyday go-to tool for most people in business. Ironically, even though we use it so often and have for years, most of us usually stick to the same patterns of searching for contacts, relying on the same …

Infographics

Everything you need to know about implementing iOS and Android Mobile Deep Linking

Real-world implementation in as few words as possible<p>What is Mobile App Deep Linking?<p>Normally when a user clicks a link to a website, the website …

Operating Systems

6 Things Every Publisher Needs to Know About Facebook's Instant Articles

Despite the growing number of mobile users, the mobile user experience is still often overlooked by many brands and publishers. It can take forever …

How To Send LinkedIn InMails That Lead To Sales Opportunities

It’s a Friday morning and you’re sitting at your desk drinking a coffee, when all of a sudden you notice you just received the following InMail:

How to Build A Killer App Business—According to Apple

If you ever wanted to make big money by creating a mobile app business, Apple has a few pointers.<p>The tech giant this week updated its App Store …

Why Brands Need to Skip the Ads and Start Telling Stories

You can skip this ad in 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 … skip ad. C'mon, you know you want to. We all do. While the stats vary, there's evidence that around nine out …

Advertising Industry

Social Media Is Too Important to Be Left to the Marketing Department

When customers need help, they expect companies to offer it quickly and through multiple social media channels — but most companies aren’t set up to do that. Some companies increase their social media staff to offer live responses during big events like the Super Bowl or the Grammys, but then they …

Public Relations

What Consumers Want From Brand Emails

Most consumers sign up for marketing emails from brands to receive discounts and promotions, according to recent research from Adestra.<p>The report was …

Marketing

Watch 21-year-old Mark Zuckerberg explain Facebook

This video interview from 2005 shows a very young Zuckerberg—drinking beer, barefoot, in gym shorts—discussing his website <b>“The Facebook.”</b> Or, as he describes it, “I think Facebook is an online directory for colleges, and then it’s kind of interactive.”<p>(via Semil Shah)

Why LinkedIn Is Changing The Way It Interacts With Students

LinkedIn is doing away with many of its student services. Here’s why.<p>LinkedIn has spent years trying to reel in students. Since 2014, it had an entire portal dedicated to helping students find universities, connect with other students, and even choose potential majors. Now the company is retooling …

How Will Facebook Make Money Off Live Video? Just Look at TV.

Publishers are waiting patiently ... for now.<p>In just two short months, Facebook has fully committed to live video broadcasting. And it has lured the Internet’s biggest digital publishers to tag along for the ride.<p>The incentive for publishers to create live video for Facebook has come in two forms: …

AdTech

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These Portraits of Auto Mechanics Are a Homage to Renaissance Paintings

Photographer Freddy Fabris spent years wanting to pay homage to the legendary artworks of great Renaissance master painters, but figuring out how to …

Digital Art

Stop Selling. Start Sharing. What Social Media's All About

If you think social media's about selling, think again. Advertising is about selling. Social media is about sharing: sharing your expertise by …

My Apple Watch has become one of my most important devices

The Apple Watch has become a lot more important to me recently in my new day work. I don't have the time to take out my iPhone as much as before, so …

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Apple’s Jimmy Iovine is ‘scared’ for the future of music

Iovine, who joined Apple through its $2 billion acquisition of his company Beats Music last year, railed against music services like Spotify that use a "freemium" model on stage at the Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit.<p>Spotify's model lets people use the service for free, as long as they listen …

10 Photographers Who Captured the Soul of New York City

Making a 4K RAW Music Video with 20,000 Still Photos

Chris Hershman, a Chicago-based filmmaker, photographer and musician, is a Nikon D4, D300s, D600, D800 and D7100 devotee. One day he got it in his …

Seven things you should never do on LinkedIn

LinkedIn might be social media, but it is also a powerful job finding tool. Make sure you are using it to its full potential!<p>How dialed in is your …

Social Media

How do Facebook's Latest Algorithms Impact Business Marketing?

One of the main reasons people login to Facebook is to see latest stories and trends in their News Feeds. Normally, we don’t want to see everything …

Why Are French Guys Dressing Like They’re From Brooklyn?

In my first days of living in Paris, I quickly discovered a way to soften the notoriously frosty Parisian demeanor. “<i>Je suis New Yorkaise</i>,” I would utter, with what I hoped was an air of nonchalance, and would watch my opponent’s expression morph from superiority to something that could almost be …

France

iPhone 6s has a hidden 3D Touch feature: zoom

Early buyers of Apple’s new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus discovered that settings for 3D Touch were buried within the Accessibility section of the Settings app, and very few in number: turn on/turn off, adjust sensitivity, and test the feature. But it turns out that there’s a hidden 3D Touch setting …

Here Is an Hour-By-Hour Breakdown of When People Post on Instagram

Instagram on Tuesday revealed that it now has 400 million monthly users, up 100 million since the beginning of this year. And those users, many of …

Social Media

4 Brands Whose Creative Approaches to Mobile Marketing Are Getting Big Results

Did you know that 67 percent of smartphone shoppers will switch to a competitor's site if the checkout process takes too long? That's one of a …

Advertising

3D touch will change how you use your iPhone

iPhone