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8 Ways to Make the Search Field Sexy with CSS

The search field is very much a utilitarian part of your average website. But that doesn’t mean it should be ignored. Quite the contrary.<p>Search …

Web Design

Best city for data scientists today according to two variables harvested with rvest

(This article was first published on <b>Dan Garmat's Blog -- R</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>Some cities are more appealing for a data scientist …

Data Science

IoT could be the killer app for blockchain

As the number of sensors in vehicles, factory machinery, buildings and city infrastructure grows, companies are looking for a secure and automated …

Internet of Things

The 23 Best Social Media Marketing Books For More Marketing Success

It is summer. Some of us have some free time to chill, sit in the sun – and read some books. If you are looking for some blogging and social media …

Marketing

Email Segmentation: Best Practices for Segmenting Your Email Marketing

Use Email Segmenting to Improve Your Marketing and CommunicationHave your click-thru and open rates been on the decline? You might be missing out on …

Marketing

How to Use Experiential Marketing to Make Your Company Memorable

Actor and entrepreneur Adam McArthur shares his advice on experiential marketing.<p>6 min read<p>From guerrilla marketing tactics to tapping into the world of influencers, it can be hard to stand out from your competitors today. Companies are having to find unique and out-there marketing strategies to …

Marketing

How to Write a Book to Build Your Brand

You might have great reasons to write a book, but do you have the capabilities to execute?<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whenever I mention that I write books, I'm frequently asked about my writing process and how I went about producing <i>Connected to Goodness</i> …

Writing

4 Most ROI-Generating Ad Formats

We’re witnessing a massive transformation of advertising technologies. Advertisers modify their marketing strategies, adjust new ad placement …

Advertising Industry

Machine Learning and the Modern Data Lake

In this article, we’re going to talk about machine learning, the modern data lake, and what this means for you.<p>But first, let’s go back to the first …

Machine Learning

Intel CEO Says Data is the New Oil

Brian Krzanich believes big data will dramatically change the world.<p>Intel CEO Brian Krzanich enjoys talking about the future. And he predicts that in …

Downloading Data from Google Trends And Analyzing It With R

What frustrates Data Scientists in Machine Learning projects?

Photo by Vance Osterhout on UnsplashThere is an explosion of interest in data science today. One just needs to insert the tag-line ‘<i>Powered-by-AI</i>’, …

12 Ways You Can Absolutely Make Money Online

For many people, making money online would be an absolute dream come true. If they could find a way to make money with a website or some other online venture, they could quit their job to focus on entrepreneurship, spend more time with their family, and finally take back control of their time and …

Marketing

Comment on How Much Targeting Is Too Much Targeting? by Ryan Peters

Another point to this is ensuring that agencies and brands have aligned goals. I often receive requests from agencies to overly hypertarget, such as …

Brands: People Just Want Products That Make Them Happy And Healthy

A new survey finds that people want brands that exemplify a sense of balanced simplicity.<p>What does the phrase “the good life” mean to you? Having enough money to do what you want? Achieving milestones in your career? Seeing family and friends regularly? Living more simply and healthily?<p>A new survey …

Financial Services

7 Ways to be a Positive Person

You're reading 7 Ways to be a Positive Person, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please …

The Biggest Content Trends in 2018, According to 11 Experts

Reaching the members of your audience through a content-cluttered landscape -- and their ad blockers -- will be harder than ever in 2018. Fortunately, there are new technologies and techniques that can help.<p>Marketing moves fast, and working in this industry means you've got to get comfortable with …

Marketing

7 Ways to Create a Killer Marketing Video (Infographic)

Here's how your business can use video to better engage your audience and tell your brand's story.<p>1 min read<p>Video content is in more demand than ever right now, with 43 percent of consumers wanting to see more videos from marketers. Statistics have also shown that focusing on video content has huge …

Marketing

Satire: It's Time to Admit No One Knows What the Blockchain Is

SAN FRANCISCO—Certain innovations, seen as superfluous at the time of their inception, are no-brainers today. The Internet, for example. Penicillin, …

Analysis: What Blockchain Technology Means for Artificial Intelligence

Just as blockchain technology is being aligned with the Internet of Things (IoT), it is also increasingly being mentioned by those involved in …

Is Blockchain Disrupting Enterprise Content Management Or Is It Just Another Hype?

Blockchain is an omnipresent topic these days and has extended its reach from an alternative payment system in the form of e.g. bitcoin to a concept …

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Facebook

What Is "Blockchain" Anyway?

Everyone loves tech's hottest buzzword, but no one seems to know what it means.<p>“Blockchain” has become a buzzword in the technology and financial …

Blockchain

How Do We Make Marketing Replicants a Reality in 2049?

By Steve Marsh, Founder and CTO at GeoSpock<p>Blade Runner returned to the big screen last month and with it came a new generation of artificial humans – or replicants – more obedient and long-lasting than their predecessors, but still hard to distinguish from their creators. Set three decades from …

Top Challenges Marketers Face Trying To Convert Data Into Customer Demand

A top marketing challenge is converting data into analysis that can then be used to generate greater demand. It sounds so simple. But it isn’t. Industries have been born trying to solve this problem. CMOs have been hired and fired trying to address this challenge. And the problem persists.<p>To better …

The 1 Question You Need to Ask About Your Social Media Content in 2018

No matter how cutthroat the social media landscape becomes, focusing on this one thing will ensure you survive and thrive.<p>We all have seen, firsthand, how fast social media moves. With each passing year, it seems new platforms arise, old trends die out, and best practices become outdated. While …

Social Media

CMOs Who Want Viral Content Should Pay Attention

Viral content is the holy grail of social marketers everywhere. It’s what businesses long for and the “high” lucky posters chase after seeing the white whale for the first time.<p>This animal is so elusive to most, one could wonder if it can even exist for their business on a consistent level. Is it …

How to Build A Personal Brand According to These 5 Well-Known Experts

Building a personal brand doesn’t have to be difficult. In fact, you can build a personal brand for free if you’d like. I’ve researched some of the …

Top 2017 Technology Trends That Will Continue in 2018

This year, we witnessed some noteworthy technologies being introduced. In 2018, these technologies will make an even bigger splash<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>2017 has been …

Artificial Intelligence