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4 Proven Strategies for Retargeting to Hot Prospects

Once you've gotten your feet wet with some successful Facebook ad campaigns, put these retargeting techniques to work to turn more prospects into customers.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from</i> <i>Perry Marshall</i><i>,</i> <i>Keith Krance</i> <i>and Thomas Meloche’s book</i> …

eCommerce

Try This 1 Super Easy Way to Build Your Brand for Under $100 | Inc.com

Thanksgiving and Christmas may be just around the corner, but there are dozens of other holidays that take place in November and December that you may never have heard of.<p>Chase's Calendar of Events helps businesses host those special days, weeks and months that have been created to celebrate …

Marketing

The first autonomous drone delivery network will fly above Switzerland starting next month

Like a futuristic postal service... that delivers blood<p>Logistics company Matternet has announced a permanent autonomous drone network in Switzerland that will now see lab samples like blood tests and other diagnostics flown between hospital facilities, clinics, and labs. The first delivery network …

Blood Tests

Google security chief says 'I delete all the love letters from my husband' because of hackers

Personal information should never be put into emails, she said.<p>By email, she means Gmail, of course.<p>She didn't say that because she is personally worried about the security surrounding the Alphabet email product. Rather, her message is that hackers are so ubiquitous, and their threat so serious, …

Personal Information

Facebook will license its new 360 cameras that capture in six degrees of freedom

On day two of Facebook’s F8 conference, Facebook’s CTO Mike Schroepfer showed off designs for two new 360 cameras that the company is going to help push to market. The x24, with 24 cameras, and its little brother the x6, with six cameras, can each capture in six degrees of freedom for more …

Virtual Reality

A CEO and former Googler shares 2 tricks for cold emailing anyone

Wayup CEO and former Google employee Liz Wessel loves to cold email people. Here she shares 2 tips to get responses. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><i>I'm a big cold emailer, so first of all do it. Don't question yourself. Worst case they don't respond and then who cares?</i><p><i>A couple tricks. First</i> …

College & University

What Amazon's Influencer Marketing Program Means for The Entire Marketing Industry | Inc.com

Many experts consider this a game changer for the space and a powerful signal that the influencer marketing industry is here to stay. Others note that Amazon's program might not be all it's cracked up to be.<p>Over the past two years, online marketers have witnessed an influencer marketing explosion. …

Public Relations

17 Google products you've never heard of

Most of us have heard of Google's well-publicized moonshots: Self-driving cars, smart contact lenses, internet-beaming balloons, and more.<p>While those products and services sound amazing, most of us can't use them just yet. But the company actually has a bunch of other ones that are incredibly …

Apps

7 Retargeting Case Studies That’ll Boost Your Current Campaigns

You already know retargeting works. But what if you’re doing it all wrong?What if grouping all audiences into the same retargeting campaign is …

AdWords

Yes, there are legit ways to make money without leaving your house

Whether you’re a stay-at-home parent, college student, or just looking to pay down your debt, we could all use some extra cash.<p>While we could find a …

UN to call on governments around the world to decriminalise all drugs, says Richard Branson

The UN may be about to call on the governments of all countries to end the "war on drugs" and decriminalise the use and possession of all illegal …

Richard Branson

8 Things I Wish I’d Known In My First Management Job

Having started out my career as a building site engineer, then a software programmer, all I really wanted was to become a manager. Managers have …

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 …

5 Tips on How To Use the Rule of Thirds in Photography

<b>The “rule of thirds,” one of the main rules of photography, helps you get well balanced and interesting pictures.</b> If you imagine the image in the …

Yahoo Mail eliminates passwords as part of a major redesign

And you can now log in with Outlook, Hotmail, and AOL addresses<p>Seven months after replacing traditional passwords with single-use SMS codes, Yahoo is taking the next step toward blowing up the password altogether. The company today announced Yahoo Account Key, which links your account to a mobile …

Apps

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, …

Marketing

7 Automated Email Campaigns That Win Customers and Keep Them Coming Back

<i>This is a guest post by John McIntyre. John is the founder of</i> <i>ReEngager</i><i>, an agency that helps ecommerce stores increase total sales by 15-30% with</i> …

eCommerce

Leaf Is A “Plug N’ Plant” Box To Automatically Grow Pot In Your Home

Marijuana is a sticky subject. Twenty-three states (and D.C) have legalized some form of medical use, but possession, growth and distribution are still illegal in the majority of the United States.<p>However, as is the case with most new industries, slow regulation hasn’t stopped innovation.<p>Leaf, a …

Cannabis

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Frustrated Dad Writes Hilarious Common Core Check to Child's School

A fed-up Painesville, Ohio, father showed his frustration over his child's fourth-grade Common Core math curriculum by writing a check that no bank …

South Carolina

11 components that make up a good business plan

Investors want to back ventures with strong teams that address a large market, so how to write a business plan that reflects that?

Colorado Raised More Tax Revenue From Marijuana Than From Alcohol

Legal recreational marijuana is a boon for tax revenues in Colorado, according to new figures from the state’s Department of Revenue, outpacing …

Cannabis

Here Are Some Things The NFL Will And Won't Suspend You For

Spoiler: Marijuana will get you the worst suspensions.

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This Memory-Erasing Drug Could Change the Way We Treat Addiction

Last month, scientists at Florida’s Scripps Research Institute announced that they’d developed a treatment capable of selectively erasing the memory …

The Brain

20 SEO Link Building Tactics That Work

The Internet is built on links.<p>Link building plays a vital role in achieving the good search engine rankings. Gone are the days when buying hundreds …

How I grew my email subscribers from 0 to 5,000 in 6 months

January 2015: this was the traffic for my website and blog:<p>I know it’s sad to look at! Considering I was writing good content every week it was REALLY sad that nobody visited my blog.<p>A month later this is how my traffic looked:<p>I did not run any ads, I did not actively promote my content anywhere …

Drive-through marijuana shops worry officials in Detroit

DETROIT — With some medical-marijuana stores in Detroit now offering drive-through purchasing, the city's marketplace for medical pot has spiraled out of control and needs to be regulated, Mayor Mike Duggan said.<p>Dozens of dispensaries line 8 Mile and other major thoroughfares in the city, and a <i>Free</i> …

Cannabis

He Left His Project Management Career To Start A Seven-Figure, One-Person Business

Laszlo Nadler, 35, stumbled into his million-dollar-plus, one-person business when he was trying to teach his daughter, now seven, the importance of doing what you love. “What if we do a business together?” he asked her.<p>At that time in 2012, Nadler, now 35, was an IT project manager who supported …

Entrepreneurship

California lawmakers reach agreement on regulating medical marijuana

Lawmakers who have been negotiating a plan to regulate medical marijuana in California said late Thursday that they have reached an agreement with Gov.<p>Jerry Brownon legislation to be acted on by Friday's deadline.<p>The proposal would create a new state office that, along with cities, would issue …