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Beginner's Guide to Preventing Blog Content Scraping in WordPress

If you write original content day in and day out, you already are aware of the fact that your posts will end up on bunch of SPAM sites within a few …

WordPress

A Scientific Guide to Writing Great Tweets: How To Get More Clicks, Retweets and Reach

Last week Buffer had the great pleasure of co-hosting a webinar with Twitter (yes, THAT Twitter!)<p>During the webinar, I talked with Jimmy Hang of …

Intelligent Time Management App 'Timeful' Launches on iOS

<i>Timeful</i>, described as "the first intelligent time manager" for mobile devices, is a new iOS app designed to help users manage their lives by combining a time management app with a calendar, a to-do list, and habits. <i>Timeful</i> aims to provide a personalized experience that encourages people to commit …

How To Speed Up WordPress

Below are twelve quick fixes that will dramatically improve your website’s loading time, including:<p>identifying which plugins are slowing down your …

Web Development

Making Your WordPress Images More Than Just Eye Candy

Why do you include images in your WordPress posts?<p>Is it just to break up the text, make it look a bit prettier, a bit more inviting? Or are they an …

10 Tips For Crafting the Perfect Tweet

If you’re a data-driven community manager, you know better than anyone how much thought goes into each Tweet. As your audience grows, social media …

Star Trek-Like Molecular Food Scanner SCiO Tops $2 Million On Kickstarter

Consumer Physics, the Tel Aviv-based startup behind the handheld molecular food scanner dubbed “SCiO,” has now topped $2 million in crowdfunding via its Kickstarter campaign, with 11 days still remaining. SCiO is basically a pocket-sized spectrometer that tells you the chemical makeup of what you …

How to Stop Google From Using Your Name and Face in Ads

Former West Coast Editor<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Google ads starring you -- yes, we’re talking your real name and your real face -- could already be popping up online.<p>That is, unless you’ve already taken action to stop the search giant from using your Google …

AdWords

How to Steal Your Competitor's Social Media Followers

This story originally appeared on KISSmetrics<p>Social media is used to build brand ambassadors, drive traffic, and convert sales. While building a social media following can be very difficult, one way to speed up the process is to tap into a fan base that is already established - that of your …

The Pinterest Cheat Sheet to Image Sizes

• Profile images: 165 x 165 pixels.<br>• Pins in feed: 238 pixels x adjusted to height.<br>• Expanded pin size: 735 pixels x adjusted to height.<br>• Pin boards complete …

Infographics

OneUp – One Page Parallax Retina WordPress Portfolio and Agency Theme by Pixelentity

OneUp – One Page WordPress Theme.<p><b>OneUp</b> is a stylish one page WordPress Theme. It was developed and designed by Pixelentity for any kind of creative …

Web Design

AHA Member Spotlight: David J. Trowbridge

<i>AHA members are involved in all fields of history, with wide-ranging specializations, interests, and areas of employment. To recognize our talented</i> …

Outlook

<b>UPDATE 3/23/2016: Our new responsive email framework, Foundation for Emails has been released!</b><p>When it comes to email marketing, content is king. …

Microsoft Outlook

Remember One Number to Make Tasty Pancakes in Minutes

Who doesn't like a good, fresh pancake for breakfast? While not the healthiest option, it's a great treat once in a while. If you rarely make your …

Breakfast

How to Find Great Content to Share on Twitter

Shares 6K<p>What content are you sharing on Twitter?<p>Do you struggle to <b>find interesting, relevant things to tweet about</b> every day?<p>In this post, I’ll show …

Infographics

Stantt Uses Body-Scan Data To Create A Shirt For Every Body Type

Clothing brands have begun using body-scan data to tweak their clothing sizes and to help customers find the right fit. But a new Kickstarter campaign is taking this method further by creating sizes from the ground up. With 50 different sizes modeled after body scans, Stantt wants to provide a …

Cat-turning: the 19th-century scientific cat-dropping craze!

One thing I’ve learn from studying the history of science is that scientists are human beings. Often incredibly weird, weird human beings. For …

Physics

5 Activities that Yield the Biggest ROI on Time Usage

If you’re like most small-business owners, time is your most valuable resource. Figuring out how and where to spend your time to yield the biggest …

Small Business

4 Tools That Take the Pain Out of Managing Payroll

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Employees love payday but, for the small-business owner, managing payroll can be a chore. Taxes, benefits, overtime, vacation days -- even if you only have a few employees the process can take hours.<p>Need a short cut? Here are four tools …

Small Business

After $2.3 Billion Sale, Entrepreneur Shares the Secret to Growing His Business

7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Billionaire pet-food entrepreneur Clay Mathile says to really grow your business, you've got to learn how to let go at some point. He learned that lesson the hard way.<p>Mathile, an Ohio farm boy turned business magnate, came on …

Entrepreneurship

How to Get Everything Done By Doing Less

Most entrepreneurs subscribe to the philosophy: "If you want something done right, you have to do it yourself." This mantra, accepted by many small-business owners as fact, is only half true. If you want something done right once and you have no other time commitments, then the fastest way, in …

Why You're Not a Morning Person (and How to Become One)

At 6 AM, most of us are lucky if we have the energy to reach for acup of coffee. Mornings may be rough, but hold off on sleeping in. There are perks …

Numbers You Need to Know to Grow Your Business

Author and Co-founder of Growthink and Guiding Metrics<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Assume for a moment that I just gave you a business and today is the eighth of the month. Monthly sales so far total $65,000.<p>Are you having a good month? You probably can't answer this …

Entrepreneurship

Outsourcing Your Non-Core Sales Tasks

As a small business owner and also the person who is responsible for the sales for my company, it is important that I focus on sales tasks that …