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How To Find The Best Hashtags On Instagram - For Your Business

The 3 Letter Metric You Need to Know Before You Do Any Marketing

5 Ways To Improve Your Facebook Page So It Can Actually Make You Money

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Facebook Says This New Feature Will Help Small Businesses

Facebook is trying to make it easier for small businesses to keep track of their customers online.<p>The social network said Tuesday that businesses can …

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Facebook opens analytics and FbStart to developers of the 34,000 bots on Messenger

Facebook has been putting a big effort into growing Messenger as a bot platform this year. Now there are 34,000 of these bots in existence, built to automatically feed you news and entertainment, let you shop, and more — expanding Messenger’s use beyond simple chats with friends. And today, that …

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I saved 50% of my income for a month — here's the simple strategy I used to keep my grocery bill under $60 total

After rent, utilities, and all my other fixed costs for the month, I was left with roughly $140 per week to spend on food amd entertainment (even less when you consider I had to factor in an expensive bachelorette party at the end of the month). While that's certainly more than enough money to live …

Here's How Hard It Is to Make Car Ads Without Any Cars

It's all about perspective.<p>In more ways than one, what you see in advertisements—whether that be the always perfectly shaped Chik-fil-A sandwich or fashion models whose images have created an epidemic of self-esteem issues—is often not real. It can't be real, because most of the time, real is not …

7 New Podcast Facts and Statistics for 2016

<b>Listen to this blog post as a podcast:</b> Each new study shows podcast listenership increasing, and podcasts’ viability as a content marketing vehicle …

63 Businesses to Start for Under $10,000

You know you want to start something for yourself. You just need to funnel your ambition and time into an idea that'll earn extra cash, make you proud, and possibly lead to a full-time venture-and that amazing moment you get to say "I quit!" to your boss. But what great idea should you say "I …

The 8 Best Analytics Programs for E-Commerce Websites | Inc.com

Business owners and commercial e-commerce platforms recognize that now, more than ever before, analytics are an integral part of success. That's because there are more than 110,000 e-commerce websites out there generating revenue of a meaningful scale.<p>That doesn't even include the smaller …

eCommerce

What a Spectacle! Hundreds line up to buy Snapchat’s sunglasses from a pop-up vending machine

The debut of Snap Inc.’s camera-equipped sunglasses was exactly what you’d expect from the Los Angeles company: Unorthodox, viral, and a little too …

Poll: Are Snapchat Spectacles the next big thing?

November 11th, 2016<p>Yesterday the company formerly known as Snapchat started selling its new Spectacles. The $130 sunglasses with a built-in camera will only be available from cartoonish vending machines. The "Snapbots," as they’re called, will mysteriously spring up around the country before moving …

Your Facebook Echo Chamber Just Got a Whole Lot Louder

Facebook tweaked the algorithm to its all-important News Feed again this morning. Granted, the company tinkers with its engine more often than a …

Facebook Live

‘This is a complete game-changer’: Marketers welcome latest updates to Instagram stories

Instagram and Snapchat stories may have been virtually identical until now, but a new set of updates to Instagram stories unveiled Thursday has made …

7 Social Media Marketing Trends That Will Dominate 2017

Every year, I make predictions about what the coming year’s potential developments in the world of social media marketing. And every year, I have to think back and chuckle at all the people who claimed social marketing was just a fad—as little as a few years ago.<p>It’s clear now that social media …

Social Media

9 automated emails your business should be sending

Learn the 9 automated email marketing campaigns your business can start sending today to drive sales & revenue.

Marketing

3 Email Marketing Tactics You Need Most

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are over 144 billion emails sent each and every day. How do you separate yours from the rest? When it comes to email marketing, there are three key tactics you need to be utilizing to stand out, close the sale, and win the war of …

5 Ways to Increase Email Click Through Rates Once and For All

Email marketing is still one of the best performing digital channels, beating out Facebook and Twitter by 40X according to one study.<p>So what’s the …

Marketing

The Ultimate Guide to Optimized Facebook Ad Campaigns

More than 1.4 billion people use Facebook every day to stay connected, to share and to learn. As the most ubiquitous social media channel in the …

Facebook Now Allows Companies To Send Ads Directly To Messenger Users Using Chatbots

Facebook has seen the success of sponsored ad messages and has decided to expand its reach. Starting this week, businesses and companies will be able …

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Marketing

7 Books That Will Make You an Idea Factory

A Coursera co-founder and former Google exec on the books that help him come up with so many great ideas.<p>Contrary to popular belief, the vast majority of great ideas don't just pop out of thin air. Most are actually the unexpected combination of two or more concepts from different branches of …

How to improve your handwriting for hand lettering and calligraphy

Handwriting vs. Hand Lettering

Do you have to be good at handwriting to be a lettering artist?<p>The short answer is no.<p>You don’t have to be good at handwriting (cursive).<p>Writing is a …

Calligraphy

Top 4 Resources to Learn Lettering

Over the last few months, I’ve received several emails from people asking about lettering books and courses. I put together this list to answer some …

Typography

Tips for Adding Ligatures and Swashes to Your Lettering

How do you visually add interest and break the predictability of a lettering composition?<p>One way you could do this is by setting the letters above …

Typography