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Your SEO Checklist: 4 Steps to Optimizing Your Website

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> Ultimate Guide to Optimizing Your Website<i>, SEO and online marketing expert Jon Rognerud shows you how to build a high-performance website and get top ranking on all search engines. In this edited excerpt, the author outlines a</i> …

Engines

How to Make Your Website More Click-Worthy

This story originally appeared on KISSmetrics<p>You might have great content to share with your site visitors, but if you don’t help them find it, then it might as well not be there. This article is going to help you plan your site layout, architecture, navigation, and wording. The aim is to make your …

Visual Design

Top 10 Ways to Make Money Online -- With Integrity

This story originally appeared on Lewis Howes<p>How to make money online.<p>When I read about making money on most sites it always seems to be a little cheesy or some type of link hacking system that is to good to be true.<p>There are, however, some great individuals who do it right. In the video below I’ll …

Top 10

Is Your Business Plan Missing This Vital Ingredient?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As many as half of startups are no longer in business just four short years later, according to some statistics. Most businesses are owned by entrepreneurs who are driven, passionate and ambitious. So, how is it possible that so many fail?<p>…

Small Business

Diamond in the Rough: How This Jewelry Store's Branding Helped It Stand Out

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following is the 14th in the series</i> <i>"Live Your Brand"</i> <i>in which branding expert Melanie Spring takes us along on her three-week road trip across the country to meet innovative entrepreneurs whose experiences offer lessons learned to</i> …

Business Strategy

How Changing Gears Stopped My Startup From Failing

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>My startup Practice Makes Perfect -- a nonprofit focused on partnering with schools and operating their summer programs in inner-city neighborhoods -- just celebrated its third birthday, and I couldn’t be happier (and relieved) to hit …

Business Strategy

3 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Video Games

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Gaming may often be dismissed as a frivolous and unproductive waste of time. But, yes, entrepreneurs should take notice. There are important business lessons to be learned from video games and the gaming industry itself.<p>We spoke with …

Entrepreneurship

Mobile Marketing and the Magic of Push Notifications (Infographic)

If <i>Mad Men</i> took place in 2014, the boardroom talk would have been all about push notifications on your smartphone.<p>Mobile marketing is where the magic is these days, but it’s not enough to have notices of sales and discounts landing in a customer’s inbox. Now, they want those alerts in real time, …

Apps

Keeping Your Intellectual Property Safe and Sound

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Identifying your intellectual property (IP) and developing a strategy is the first step when creating a business. Yet, many entrepreneurs delay even thinking about IP until it’s too late, because they do not believe they have anything …

Small Business

Use Crowdfunding to Gauge Interest for Your Idea

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It seems like everyone is using crowdfunding to kick off their new business venture, be it a new coffee shop, grocery store or gadget. But there’s been significant debate about just how useful crowdfunding really is. For every successful …

Entrepreneurship

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DIY: Hanging Belt Vessel

21 Comments<p>We've been saving some pretty cute Italian juice jars recently for a possible project in our future, and finally was inspired. Later last …

DIY Fire Pit

Enjoy a crackling wood fire in your own backyard. Learn how to build a DIY fire pit<p>Doug Montzka, of Montkza Concrete & Masonry in St. Paul, Minn., …

How To Install Penny Tile (And Lots Of It)

We did it. We tiled the entire back wall of our kitchen in a counter-to-ceiling backsplash move that we like to call Project Crazy, and we lived to …

Have you considered copper penny tiles for your next project?

<i>The fate of the American One Cent piece is yet to be determined. Will we follow Canada's lead, discontinuing the faithful penny? Well, keep saving</i> …

Hanging Basket Garden DIY

We have a sweet little backyard at our new house but with a rambunctious puppy and a curious two-year-old, many of my efforts to plant things in the …

Why This Outdoor Space Is Just As Cool As You Think It Is

For the last several months I've had the image above saved on my computer. When I first came across it, I had one of those, "I want to go to there" …

Outdoor Spaces

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DIY Project: Tiered Hanging Pots

When you collect as many things as I do, floor and table space can quickly become precious commodities. Having shelves full of plants is just not …

Comment on DIY: Pixel Painting by Megan Tiede

That is SO cool! Definitely must try it! Thanks for the idea :)

DIY – BATIK DYE WALL HANGING

Nicole and I have partnered up again for the second installment of our DIY series! Coming at you once a month! Remember last month’s watercolor paper …

Make Your Own Mini Planter

I've had several different phases where I got really obsessed with clay and lately I can feel it coming on again! I love polymer clay and also air …

Jungalow South-African pendant lamp | Jungalow

From the minute I saw these paper mache bowls from South Africa at World Market, I LOVED them. The bowls are made by Wola Nani, a non-profit …

Your Entryway Needs this DIY Calendar Work Station

Image Courtesy Chelsey Andrews<p>In just a few short weeks the official start to fall will be here. That means school starting, less vacation, and less …

These colorful hexagonal wall tiles are made from sound-absorbing "wood wool"

These colorful hexagonal wall tiles by Form Us With Love strike a brilliant balance between sustainable materials, economy and functionality. The …

Make It: DIY Hanging Mason Jar Planters

Just when I thought I'd seen every possible mason jar craft, I stumbled across this sweet and simple idea!<p>Armed with some twine, Karla from Oh So …

DIY Idea: Make a Balanced Bookshelf

My friend Jaime recently shared this super cool decor installation piece from Cush Design Studio on her always excellent site, Design Milk. Entitled …

How To Macrame (And Create A Wall Hanging!)

I’ve always loved macrame and its intricate beauty, but whenever I think about trying it, it just seems to complicated and difficult. It’s true that …