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This Seattle Startup Uses AI And Machine Learning To Personalize Customer Experience, Marketing

With all the tools and channels available to help brands reach customers, it still seems like most brands out there are floundering in their efforts do so effectively.<p>This is obvious to any customer who has purchased a product and <i>then</i> had ads for that already-purchased product follow them around …

Machine Learning

Flipboard

How to Grow Your Business Using Instagram

Whether you're new to the platform or looking to grow your presence, below are five ways you can take advantage of Instagram.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With over 1 billion daily active users, it’s safe to make an argument for Instagram as the hottest social network …

Social Media

How to Grow Your Sales, Build a Team and Develop a Strong Business Model That Creates Revenue

Do you have a system around your business, or are you just shooting from the hip?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Are you hungry for actionable startup business tactics? In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Eric Siu sits down with Andy Mackensen, SnackNation's …

Business Strategy

15 questions to ask yourself before publishing a new landing page

Landing pages are an important part of most online marketing campaigns. They are a great way to tailor the page that people see after clicking on …

Publishing

Malcolm Gladwell's Advice to Entrepreneurs: 'Don't Be One Thing'

The author and podcaster believes entrepreneurs and creatives should think of themselves as ever-adaptable -- open to opportunities wherever they come.<p>This story appears in the September 2018 issue of . Subscribe »<p>Malcolm Gladwell may have one of the strongest brands in media, but he never applies …

Entrepreneurship

How 10 High Achievers Handle Haters

Haters, critics and naysayers. Anyone on the path to success has them and must learn to stay motivated, despite the criticism or discouragement. Ten high performers and advisors from The Oracles share their secrets for handling haters.<p><b>1. Make criticism your fuel, not your kryptonite.</b><p>It’s all about …

Motivation

Billionaire Ray Dalio: Quit these 4 bad habits to start actually achieving your goals

Finding a fulfilling career can sometimes feel impossible. More than half of U.S. workers don't feel engaged at their jobs according to a 2017 report …

Self-improvement

How to Turn Your Business Into a Media Company (And Why You Should)

Invest just a few hours a day into creating quality content.<p><i>By Syed Balkhi, founder of WPBeginner</i><p>You might think that only huge companies with large budgets have to hire videographers, content creators and editors, who can pump out a ton of content every day. But that's not the case. Even small …

Social Media

10 Dazzling Rare Qualities of a Unicorn Marketer

When you find a rare unicorn, hire them as fast as you can and watch your company grow!<p>In my career as a startup founder I've discovered 10 traits that a unicorn marketer must possess in order to be a major asset in marketing campaigns.<p>Unicorn marketers are magical creatures that help your company …

Marketing

Never Let Fear Block Your Vision For The Future

Let’s imagine that you have a vision for the future, which implies that you want to change the way things are into a different state.<p>Excellent.<p>To accomplish any significant change, you must involve other people and get them to embrace your vision, which ideally becomes “our” vision.<p>However, there’s …

Management

4 Essential Steps to Achieving Financial Success

It won't be easy to become wealthy -- but it is possible.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're hoping to consistently build up wealth, you will need a blueprint for your financial journey.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Brian Tracy lays out a few steps …

Thought Leadership

5 Habits of Highly Mindful People

Mindfulness is more than meditation and staying in the present -- and can make you more successful.<p>Why do some people seem to handle challenges with grace and ease while other crumble under stress? A growing body of research points to mindfulness as the answer. Put simply, mindfulness is, "the act …

Mindfulness

How to Control Your Emotions so Your Emotions Don't Control You

Sharpening your emotional regulation skills will make you mentally stronger.<p>Have you ever said something out of anger that you later regretted? Do you let fear talk you out of taking the risks that could really benefit you? If so, you're not alone.<p>Emotions are powerful. Your mood determines how you …

Self-help

How to Reach Hundreds of Millions of People with a Promotion

Inside a viral promotion and how you can optimize your chances of publicity success<p>I've been interested in marketing, promotions and publicity for as long as I can remember. Before the internet, I put myself through college by becoming a unique ballpark vendor in Boston known as "the Crunch n Munch …

Social Media

7 Psychology Facts That All Social Media Marketers Should Know

What do <b>psychology</b> and <b>social media</b> have in common?<p>A lot more than you might imagine! Believe it or not, there are some very scientific reasons that …

Social Media

An Analysis of 43M Facebook Business Pages Shows This Is the Ideal Number of Times to Post a Day

Facebook's algorithm changes have radically changed the calculus for businesses.<p>If you've been on Facebook at all recently, either for personal use or to promote your business, you've no doubt noticed radical changes to the newsfeed. Posts by friends and family have been given pride of place, while …

Social Media

7 Ways to Generate Leads for Your Small Business with Content Marketing [Infographic]

Are you just getting started with a marketing plan for your business? Want to know what techniques you should use to generate leads and inquiries …

Small Business

Infographic: 10 essential parts of highly ranked websites

When customers want to find you, are search engines offering your website as a top result?<p>Digital marketers and PR pros must pay keen attention to …

Marketing

How to Perfect Your Digital Marketing Campaign

Technology dominates every part of our lives, and it is impossible to imagine our society without it.This means it is imperative that we, as …

Marketing

How This Affiliate Marketer Learned Enough About His Craft to Strike Out on His Own

John Crestani was able to make tens of thousands of dollars through his own clients.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Eric Siu talks with affiliate marketing pro John Crestani. After starting his career as an analyst at an …

Marketing

4 Companies Founded By Millennials That Are Making Millions On Amazon

In its 23-year ascent to global retail dominance, Amazon has become not just a sales channel for consumer brands, but a complete business model. The ability to quickly build a consumer brand that can reach hundreds of millions of customers while requiring virtually no warehousing is a winning …

eCommerce

An internal email shows how Facebook learned of a 'psychological trick' to get teens to try a new product

An internal memo obtained by BuzzFeed shows how a group of Facebook staffers became "obsessed" with finding ways to attract high schoolers to a new product — and landed on a "psychological trick" that worked.<p>The note was put together by executives at tbh, the once-popular viral polling app that was …

Social Media

The Woman Who Made All Your Favorite Bloggers Rich Just Wrote a Book

In 2011, Amber Venz Box launched a platform to help fellow style influencers actually make money from posting their outfits on social media. Seven …

Entrepreneurship

The 4 Facebook Ad Strategies You Need to Get Started

Ready to create your first Facebook ad?<p>Have a new business, product or service you want to promote?<p>With 6 million businesses using Facebook ads to …

Facebook Ads

The 6 Ways to Grow a Company

The term “innovation” is often associated with geniuses turning startups into gold mines — the next Google, Apple, or Amazon, with products no one even knew they needed. Private equity firms place hundreds of little bets on these startups, hoping one produces a windfall that covers the rest. These …

Innovation

How to Make Content Go Viral?

9GAG's founder says the trick is being straight and simple<p>Is there a formula to make content go viral on social media?<p>Be it the Kiki challenge, the act of dancing after stepping out of a car made popular by Drake’s song “In My Feelings”, which has flooded social media, or last year’s #MeToo …

Social Media

How Tech Billionaires Hack Their Taxes With a Philanthropic Loophole

Late in 2014, Nicholas Woodman, the founder and chief executive of GoPro, announced what appeared to be an extraordinary act of generosity.<p>Mr. Woodman, then 39, had just taken his camera company public, and was suddenly worth about $3 billion. Now he was giving away much of that wealth — some $500 …

Silicon Valley

Subconscious Selling: Your Customers Won’t Buy Without These 3 Elements

Your customers are social, plugged-in, and savvy.<p>Selling to them (even with high-impact direct response) isn’t easy. Which is why today, I’m giving …

Marketing

10 Easy Tricks to Rank Higher on Google Maps

For local businesses, ranking on Google Maps is something of a Holy Grail of search marketing, and an SEO agency has lots of tools to help you get …

Google Maps