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Black-and-White Bathroom Floor Tiles Are Making a Huge Comeback

Here's how to make the classic look feel fresh.<p>When it comes to classic design ideas, black-and-white tile is king — while it can fade in popularity, it never <i>really</i> goes out of style. And now, the look is making a major comeback in bathrooms across the country.<p>After being overlooked for decades, …

Interior Design

A shoe company that was once widely scorned has executed an incredible turnaround

The shoe brand was forced to pay a $40 million settlement after the FTC ruled it exaggerated the health benefits of its Kim Kardashian-endorsed Shape-up shoes. The brand was known for making cheap knockoffs of designer shoes.<p>But Skechers redesigned its shoes, and sales soared 36% in the most recent …

On Feeling Inadequate as a Photographer

My life is pretty good. I live in one of the coolest cities in the world (Toronto), I have a lot of close friends, good family, an amazing girlfriend …

Brands Can No Longer Afford To Ignore Customer Sentiment On Social Media

But most brands and businesses don't actually communicate with their customers on social media on a day-to-day basis or understand sentiment on social media. That's why customer relationship management is refocusing on social customer relationship management (SCRM). It is becoming more flexible, …

Small Business Blog - Yahoo Small Business

Looking at the websites of some of your larger competitors with deep pockets, you might be wondering how you can show as well as they do on the... …

Small Business

Mobile Email

I want to hear your story and learn the creative and innovative ways that you're marketing your business. I've worked in small...

Email Marketing Tips for Small Business

Small business owners are always looking for effective and inexpensive ways of marketing their business. We all know that marketing drives sales, but …

The Science of Email Marketing

Did you know that Tuesdays at 11am is one of the worst possible times to send your email campaigns? Stop relying on guesswork and hunches to drive your email marketing--you might be shooting yourself in the foot. Learn How to Tweak Your Email Messaging to Generate More Leads!<p>View full presentation …

Small Business + Small Marketing = Really Big Losses

<i>(NOTE: This is a guest post written by Entrepreneur and marketing guru Danny Iny — Co-Founder and CEO of Firepole Marketing. Learn more about Danny at the end of his article.)</i><p>A lot of entrepreneurs have a problem with marketing.<p>~It isn’t that they don’t understand it.<br>~It isn’t that they’re afraid …

Why Email Marketing is King

In a business world obsessed with gaining more customer intelligence, you would think that email marketing would get more respect. But just look at media spending. According to eMarketer, this year U.S. companies are spending about $64 billion per year on TV, $34 billion on print ads, and $39 …

5 Steps to Kickstarting Your Email Marketing List

• Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Email<p>Updated February 15, 2017<p>Email is the primary mode of communication for many small businesses, and perhaps more importantly, it's …

The Entrepreneur's Complete Guide to Social Media Marketing

• Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Email<p>Updated September 15, 2016<p>Social media can be an incredible way of growing your business. For example:<p>You might use Twitter to …

Email Marketing & List Building

Updated November 15, 2017<p>With all the buzz around Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram — not to mention mobile marketing to smartphones — it’s tempting …

Creating an Effective Marketing Email (Infographic)

Email marketing is changing.<p>Today, more and more people are viewing emails from their mobile devices. People are getting more email than ever. And …

Email Marketing Essentials: The Keys to Email Marketing that Works

<b>Email marketing</b> remains the online king for businesses.<p>Email was the original “killer app” — everyone uses is, and that’s why it’s been the absolute …

10 Questions to Ask When Choosing an Email Marketing Service

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When it comes to finding new customers and marketing to existing ones, email can be more effective than social media. Acquiring new customers via email marketing has quadrupled since 2009 and now comprises some 7.5 percent of all gained …