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The Best GDPR Compliance WordPress Plugins

GDPR is here, but compliance doesn’t have to be hard. You can really speedup the process and feel confident that you’ve covered all your GDPR bases …

Web Design

The CEO of United Airlines Just Made a Stunning Admission. A Lot of United Employees Aren't Happy About It

An activist investor showed up at the annual shareholder's meeting to goad Oscar Munoz into making a statement. And Munoz obliged.<p>The CEO of United Airlines sounds like he's mad as hell, and he's not going to take it anymore. And some United employees aren't very happy about the direction he went …

United Airlines

What Is Search Engine Marketing? A Beginner's Guide to SEM

Historically, search engine marketing (SEM) has had a hazy definition among marketers and bloggers. Due to the ever-evolving nature of digital …

AdWords

Comcast says it will bid on Fox, in attempt to block Disney acquisition

Even though Disney made an offer<p>Comcast really wants to own 21st Century Fox. The company announced today that it’s planning and is in the “advanced stages of preparing” an offer for Fox in the hopes that it’ll reject Disney’s existing bid to acquire the company’s entertainment arm. Comcast says: …

Comcast

10 awesome new web design tools for May

Summer is finally on its way, and with it comes a whole load of great new web design tools. One of the most exciting of which is Lobe, a system that …

Web Design

YouTube TV is the kind of cable-killing TV experience Apple promised us but failed to deliver, analysts say

YouTube is doing to TV what should have been done — and could have been done by Apple — awhile ago, according to Toni Sacconaghi Jr. and Corry Wang of research firm AllianceBernstein.<p>On Monday, the analysts released a witty and persuasive report applauding YouTube TV, Google's challenger to cable …

Smart TV

Remarketing 101: How to Bring Visitors Back to Your Site

Have you ever seen an ad on social media for a product you were thinking about buying, but didn’t at the last second?<p><i>Weird right?</i><p>Well, as weird as it …

AdWords

Once a must-have, marketers sour on DMPs

Not every big advertiser still believes a data management platform can unlock the alchemy that turns data into gold.<p>Duracell and Deutsche Telekom, …

AdTech

Co-op CMO on launching her own ad consultancy after losing faith in the agency model

The former chief marketing officer for the Co-op has launched her own advertising consultancy and agency network after growing frustrated with the …

Advertising

Small Business Growth: A Guide on Payment Gateways

When starting off your small business, you’ll need a good payment gateway to ensure that you’re getting compensated for your services. While there is …

Small Business

Snap testing the ability to buy products by swiping up in Snapchat Discover

If you see something in Snapchat Discover you’d like to buy, doing so may soon be as simple as swiping up in the app.<p>The company is reportedly testing a new commerce feature which allows you to buy products from both Snap and third-party companies like Nike …<p><i>Digiday</i> says multiple sources confirm …

If your computer has slowed, you might be mining crypto coins for someone else — here's how to stop it

Good news: Virtually all traditional types of malware declined in the past few months. Not so good: mainly because hackers are more interested in using your computer to help them mine cryptocurrencies.<p>It's likely you, or your employer, aren't even aware it's happening. Malware miners latch onto …

Android Phones

Digital Marketing Advice for Startups

Three successful entrepreneurs share their knowledge for startups wanting to invest in digital marketing.<p>Entrepreneurs that are running startups …

How To Protect Your Child Online, According To A Cybersecurity Expert

"My heart aches every time I get a call from a parent desperately asking if I can remove the nudes of their kid from the internet."<p>The internet continues to create new challenges for parents, 1 in 3 of whom reported being concerned about their children’s digital habits, according to the Pew …

Parenting

Why marketers should embrace the ‘less is more’ mentality

Music legend Yngwie Malmsteen isn’t a fan of the phrase “less is more.”<p>In a 2011 documentary <i>Metal Evolution</i>, the guitar impresario, known for his …

Tech innovations and trends for digital marketing in 2018

Social media platforms, Google and so on are continuously pushing updates to adapt to the changes within the industry, and it’s essential marketers …

Marketing

The biggest social media changes in the past 12 months

Social media has had a clear increase in activity of businesses using the platforms to market their products and services. With users predicted to …

2 of the most powerful people in media are building a case against Facebook and Google, and a war is brewing

If CNN President Jeff Zucker's comments on Monday are anything to go by, Big Media is taking on Big Tech.<p>Over the past few years, smaller, digital-native companies have had to grapple with the changing whims of Big Tech platforms run by Facebook and Google. Small adjustments in the Facebook News …

So You Want to Be a Professional Photographer

There’s much more to being a professional photographer than meets the eye. Making photos for your clients is about 5 percent of the job. Making a …

ZenBusiness raises $4.5m to help launch one million small businesses by 2023

Starting a small business can involve a remarkable amount of red tape. Certificate of incorporations, sales tax licenses, publication requirements, annual franchise taxes, the list goes on. Even worse, every state in America has its own unique peculiarities. Failure to follow instructions perfectly …

5 Reasons Why Demographic Targeting Is Out and Behavioral Targeting Is In for 2018

Between Generation X, millennials and Gen Y, marketers are getting pulled in every direction.<p>Take the millennial segment of 18- to 34-year-olds. At …

Google’s Chrome ad blocking arrives today and this is how it works

Google is enabling its built-in ad blocker for Chrome tomorrow (February 15th). Chrome’s ad filtering is designed to weed out some of the web’s most annoying ads, and push website owners to stop using them. Google is not planning to wipe out all ads from Chrome, but it will be blocking all ads on …

Road Map to Success: Resources to Refresh Your Content Marketing Program

No matter how far you’ve come in your content marketing career – and how much you continue to progress – there are always a few things you wish you …

Marketing

How to Drive Traffic With Your Facebook Cover Photo

Want to drive Facebook traffic to your website without using ads? Wondering how your Facebook cover image can help? In this article, you’ll discover …

Marketing

Kraft’s Super Bowl Ad Will Be a Real-Time Family Affair

Most Super Bowl advertisers spend weeks assembling a glitzy ad. They hire celebrities, line up special effects and license hit songs. But Kraft …

Advertising

How Personalization Will Evolve in 2018

The new year is a time of reflection and planning for the year ahead. With 2018 underway, staying at the forefront of the rapidly evolving digital …

Customer Experience

Best Practices for Advertising on Instagram

As they consider their digital marketing mix and strategies for 2018, many advertisers and marketers are seeking ways to effectively engage consumers …

2018 Social Media Trends Report: 10 Key Insights Into the Present and Future of Social Media

Social media is changing at a rapid pace.<p>For example, the content format Stories was introduced on several major social media platforms slightly more …

Chatbots

23 Powerful Quotes to Get Your Creativity Flowing | Inc.com

Creativity is an elusive beast. It shows up when it feels like it, almost never when you most need it.<p>To help get your imagination pumping, I'm sharing my personal favorite quotes on creativity...<p>"From 30,000 feet, creating looks like art. From ground level, it's a to-do list." -- Ben …

Creativity