Daniel Norris

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This $8 WordPress Theme Bundle will make your business website look more professional

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Gil C/Shutterstock.com A competent presence on the web is becoming more and more of a must.<p>It's a simple idea: The sketchier your …

The Future of Marketing is Community

Much has been said in recent years about communities: what they are, how marketers can benefit from them, and how they’ll change in the future. …

Marketing

Why Community Management Is Different From Social Media Marketing

It’s only been a few years since the majority of people were questioning whether leveraging social media channels as a platform for consumer-brand interactions was a viable strategy, and now most businesses in the country have some discernable social media presence. Not all of these businesses are …

Public Relations

10 Invaluable Web Apps and Tools for New Startups

Every day there are new startups launching, and beginning their -- hopefully successful -- journey, but not all startups consist of teams that are big in numbers, which means that many of the corporate and industry tools simply fall out of use; as they've been built with the big business in mind.<p>In …

The future of social media marketing

In February, my career as a social media director ended, and that’s a good thing.<p>Let me backtrack a little to explain.<p>After spending a few short …

Every Terrible Ad Cliché You've Ever Seen in One Genius Video

Lab beakers and Chinese farmers. Kites and panoramic views of Costa Rica. Cars, babies and canned goods — these are what advertisements are made …

Is It Possible to Shield My Baby From Technology?

When I think back to my first pregnancy nearly a decade ago, I marvel at how different things were back then. Those precious nine months were …

Six Steps to Take to Prepare for the Coming Culture Shift

I have written before about the generation of younger kids who’ll follow Millennials and Generation iY. They’re still young (12 or younger), but they …

Is the Facebook Like Dead for Marketers?

Derek Muller longs for the days when his Facebook page had only a few thousand likes.<p>"The other day I was just Googling, 'How do I delete these …

6 Proven Ways to Boost the Conversion Rates of Your Call-to-Action Buttons

Visitors who don’t click don’t convert.<p>As marketers, we know this to be true.<p>Your visitors can’t get through your checkout process or sign-up form …

3 Social Media Trends You Should Know About

It's the beginning of a new year, and chances are you're resolving to do several (hundred?) things for the first time, differently, or better. But …

7 Scary Accurate Vintage Ads That Predicted the Future

Surprisingly Accurate Vintage Predictions of the Future<p>1. View of the Future by AT&T<p>2. Walter Cronkite in the Living Room of 2001<p>3. Apple …

Mashable on Twitter: "The 10 countries with the highest populations of digital natives http://t.co/JsbYPYuq4t http://t.co/hub8iuaTTr"

New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>mashable</b><p>No big surprise: China is #1 but Mexico is #6 “@<b>mashable</b>: 10 countries w the highest populations of digital …

5 iOS Settings to Limit Your Child's Mobile Usage

Apple's many mobile devices were designed to be toys for adults, but are now slowly making their ways into the hands of kids.<p>Small children who just …

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1 in 4 Young Adults Regret Social Media Posts, Survey Says

It's so easy to tweet, post or Instagram something in the heat of the moment. But sometimes, emotionally charged posts or questionable content can …

Who's the Boss? Your Cellphone.

You may think of your cellphone as your own personal assistant. It manages your calendar, wakes you up and reminds you of lunch time. But that's not …

6 Clever Tricks for Social Media Managers

Even if you're the ultimate hybrid project manager/content creator and community-engager, reality is, you'll probably develop Community Manager …

'Offline' Beer Glass Stops Antisocial Phone Use in Bars

A man walks into a bar; he stares at his phone all night.<p>It's the punchline of modern society — people visit a public establishment to grab a drink …

FOMO the Movie: The Terrifying Social Truth

For all the amazing ways social media has changed our lives, it's come with some downsides, as well. Chief among those is FOMO — that is, of course, …

How Not to Use Social Media: Restaurant's Epic Facebook Meltdown

On last week's episode of Fox's <i>Kitchen Nightmares</i>, Gordon Ramsey visited Amy's Baking Company in Scottsdale, Ariz. But not even the loud-mouthed …

Football Star Loses Scholarship After Explicit YouTube Videos

Jay Harris is a high school football star in the Philadelphia area who committed to play his college ball next season at Michigan State. He's also a …

5 Mobile Marketing Tools to Connect With Customers on the Go

With more than half of U.S. adult cellphone owners accessing the Internet from their mobile devices, you can be sure many consumers are open to …

9 Social Marketing Metrics That Actually Matter

Even the most social-savvy business owners can get caught up in the numbers game: counting and recounting likes, followers, fans, retweets, shares. …

What to Do When Social Media Drives You Crazy

Is Social Media Anxiety Disorder, known as SMAD, the newest affliction resulting from our love affair with Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and other …

Twitter Adds Cards to Help Brands Register Emails

Twitter just took another step towards helping brands generate revenues from the social network.<p>The company announced a new feature on Wednesday …

Apple to Build Macs in Texas

Apple CEO Tim Cook got specific about where in the U.S. the company would be building its Mac computers, something he promised last year.<p>Cook said in …

4 Ways to Find Your Brand’s Voice

Ready to start marketing your new company, product or brand? Before you create a blog, draft content for your brand-spanking-new website or start …