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How Using Emojis in Instagram Posts Influences Engagement

Instagram posts that include emojis receive 17% more likes and comments than posts that do not include emojis, according to recent research from …

Instagram's new feature is about to solve the ultimate Insta-struggle

Filter choice, white border or no white border, to hashtag or not to hashtag - they're all up there as the ultimate Instagram struggles. But the …

A Step-by-Step Guide to Hiking the Choquequirao Trek | Peru

The <b>Choquequirao trek</b> is an adventure in the truest sense of the word. The Choquequirao archeological site sits quite high on Quriwayrachina with …

South America

How to research and use hashtags to gain new followers

what happens when mom loses her !@#$

Apparently today, Id had enough. For whatever reason{s}, I completely lost my “mom !@#$”. What does that look like? ….. A new hair cut<p>We are …

Eggs

Get fit for the slopes: strengthen your core

It’s the time of year when skiers and snowboarders alike turn their attention to getting fit for the slopes ahead of a winter trip to the mountains. Getting your body prepared will not only help you ski or snowboard better, but it will also make the whole experience a lot more enjoyable – no more …

A lesser-known yoga style focused on internal health is gaining popularity in the U.S.

By Stephanie Kanowitz<p>During a 75-minute kundalini yoga and meditation class at Lighthouse Yoga Center in Petworth one Saturday morning, eight women stood and bent at the waist, letting their arms hang loosely as they swung them side to side in gradually larger swoops for about seven minutes.<p>This …

Why The Most Productive People Do These Six Things Every Day

The secrets behind four-minute meetings and scrapping your to-do list.<p>Of all our available resources, everyone has the same number of hours in a day. Some, however, happen to get more done. Are they faster or smarter? Do they have more help? Perhaps. But they’ve also learned tricks that can help …

4 Ways to Promote Your Products on Social Media

Do you want more sales from social media? Looking for new ways to share your products on social? The latest features from Pinterest, Snapchat, …

Social Media

How to use influencers in your next marketing campaign

From using someone who your audience trusts, to giving influencers the freedom to produce their own content, experts share their top tips for getting a marketing campaign right.<p>Influencer marketing promotes products and services using people who have a sway over the things that consumers buy.<p>These …

5 Digital Marketing Ideas That Could Improve Your Brand Growth in 2017

With 2016 officially in the rear-view mirror, it’s time to start thinking about how your marketing strategy will evolve in 2017. It’s a good idea to step back for a moment, assess the success of last year’s marketing campaigns, and consider ways to evolve your digital strategy in the year to …

Marketing

4 Dumb SEO Tactics That Will Get Your Site Penalized

As you plan your strategy for the year, here are four things to watch out for.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Is your SEO provider about to get you penalized? Hopefully not, but there is a chance it might. It is too easy to put up a website and advertise SEO services …

SEO

15 Marketing Tips for Facebook and Instagram

Social media is among the major game changer in digital marketing and exposure. Every second, more and more users are joining their favorite social …

Social Media

Get ready to see more ad breaks between Instagram Stories

Instagram is opening up Stories to all advertisers in a bid to capitalize on the success of the feature.<p>Having started testing ads with a select …

Wind Down After A Busy Day With This Restorative Yoga Sequence

If there’s one thing we can all agree on, it’s that stress sucks. We all experience bouts of it from time to time, but thankfully, there are ways to …

Yoga

11 Yoga Poses That Are Magic When You’re High

Incorporating cannabis into yoga practice is catching on. Cannabis can enhance meditation, and relax muscles and joints so you can explore deeper …

The 16 best free blogging platforms

It used to be said that everyone has a book in them, but these days, it might be more appropriate to argue that everyone has a viral blog post in …

WordPress or Squarespace: Which CMS Is Right for Your Project?

Building a website without extensive web development experience is becoming easier, thanks to content management systems (CMS)—platforms that offer …

Web Design

Blog Content

My 3 favorite Squarespace workarounds

Squarespace

Easy To Use Tips To Boost Your Social Media Marketing

Posted by Social Media with Carmen Lascu on 12/17/2016<p>Social Media Marketing is one marketing channel where, if you are not an expert, you can learn …

Want To Monetize Your Blog? Follow This 3 Step Process (And Don't Mess Up On #3)

It doesn't have to be complicated.<p>Do you have a blog?<p>What was once a confusing and even frowned upon hobby (remember back in the mid-late 2000s?) has now become an income stream and even a full-time career option. However, building a successful blog with a stable reader base that actually makes …

How To Figure Out Precisely How Much To Spend On Online Marketing In 2017

“Put together an online marketing budget.” It seems like a simple enough task, but when you get right down to it, planning a marketing budget is definitely easier said than done.<p>If you’re like a lot of people, when you finally get around to working on your marketing budget, you might fumble through …

The Trick To Generating More Content? Transcription Tools

You’ve undoubtedly heard that content is king, that the more useful information you provide your website visitors, the better your business will do. In fact, research shows that the more content you provide, as long as it’s interesting and informative, the more web traffic you will attract. …

Outsourcing

A fresh, new online you: How to deep clean your social media for 2017

From our friends at<p>BY ALEJANDRO ALBA<p>Many people will use the new year as an excuse to sport a new look, get rid of bad habits, or accomplish new …

6 Ways to Build Your Email Subscriber List

If you build a list of folks who want to receive your emails, you'll avoid spam filters and stay top-of-mind with your prospects.<p>This story originally appeared on PR Newswire's Small Business PR Toolkit<p>Few things are more valuable to a business than an email subscriber list full of interested …

Marketing

Flagship Storylines: How (And Why) To Serialize Your Blog

Here’s a story about an entrepreneurial twenty-something writer from London, whose stuff you really should read. No exaggeration: he’s changing the …

Writing

iwanderto

We all know the feeling when London gets just a little bit too much. A weekend away at the Wilderness Reserve in Darsham, Suffolk provides the …

iwanderto

I have always dreamt about going on safari, but never in a million years would I have imagined doing it in such luxury with my best friends. The …