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Cryptocurrencies explained, in plain English

Everything you need to know about what cryptocurrencies are, how they work, and how they're valued.<p>By now you've probably heard about the cryptocurrency craze.<p>Either a family member, friend, neighbor, doctor, Uber driver, sales associate, server, barista, or passer-by on the street, has probably …

Cryptocurrency

8 indispensable (and free) Google tools

Google is so much more than just the world’s premier search engine.<p>Google has a bevy of helpful products—many of which are completely free. If you …

AdWords

23 startups that became unicorns in 2017, scoring valuations of $1 billion or more

A year ago, the venture capital industry looked like it was going to tighten its belt and bring valuations back to earth. But in 2017, venture investment continued to flow heavily and is on track to match or exceed dollars deployed in 2016, says PitchBook, a database that tracks such deals.<p>Mega …

Startups

Marketing School | Digital Marketing | Online Marketing: The Biggest Thing that Will Change in Marketing in 2018 and Beyond | Ep. #512

In Episode #512, Eric and Neil talk about how marketing is where all the attention is and today that attention is split in many different ways. Tune …

14 Netflix Series And Movies That Will Totally @#$%&! You Up

If Black Mirror wasn't enough for you, here are some picks with more nightmares, disturbing visions, and very weird plots.<p><i>This post was translated from Portuguese.</i>

The Future of Social Media: 32 Experts Share Their 2018 Predictions

edar / PixabaySocial media is ever-changing. In 2017, Facebook dominated as the leading social media network with its focus on video and messaging, …

How Working Smarter -- Not Harder Drives Motivation

There is a lot of research that says we have a limited pool of cognitive resources<p>I'm sure you've come across that old business axiom that says "work smarter, not harder." Whether you're a freelancer, self employed, small business owner, or working nine to five, we're constantly on the lookout for …

Why 2018 is the Year of Change in Digital Marketing! - Digital Leadership Associates

<b>Why 2018 is the Year of Change in Digital Marketing!</b><p><b>By Tim Hughes | @Timothy_Hughes</b><p>I know digital marketing hasn’t really changed that much over the …

Marketing

5 evergreen hacks for content marketing in 2018

As we leave 2017 behind, we can be sure 2018 will be just as packed with new digital features, challenges and opportunities. One thing that won’t …

Learn how to use Facebook Ads effectively for just $15

Facebook isn’t just a place for getting into political arguments with your uncle and liking pictures of your ex at 3 a.m. It’s also a place for …

Forget millennials: brands need to be targetting Generation Z

Last week I received a call from a colleague who works in a very traditional media agency. By traditional, I mean that they still heavily depend on …

The 3 Components of a Brilliant Marketing Plan

Your business doesn't need a complex marketing strategy. It needs simple examples of these three components.<p>Anybody can write a marketing plan. Heck, there are dozens of templates and examples available on the Web for every type of business strategy. Writing a <i>brilliant</i> marketing plan, …

It's Insanely Easy To Buy Thousands Of Instagram Followers — But Should You?

For less than $7, you could buy a venti iced Caramel Macchiato at Starbucks — or 500 Instagram followers. The former will satisfy your sweet tooth; …

Data Visualization: The Best Infographic Tools Available Today

Infographics have become an increasingly popular data visualization tool which enable users to quickly give an overview of pretty much any topic. They rely on using images to accompany bite-sized pieces of information, in keeping with the theory that our brains are better at storing and recalling …

What to Post on Each Social Media Platform: The Complete Guide to Optimizing Your Social Content

Not all content needs to be shared everywhere. And not all content is suitable for every social media platforms.<p>It’s all right to post entirely …

Social Media

4 Social Media Trends You Need to Know About for Next Year

2018 is just around the corner. Are you ready for it?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The end of the year is quickly approaching -- the holiday season is right around the corner and 2018 is just a few months away. Social media gives your brand an incredible opportunity …

Social Media

5 Writing Principles That Will Make Your Content Go Viral

Cast the first stone in me, those of you unwilling to create viral content that gets well shared!<p>And cast the second stone in me, those of you …

Stephen Hawking

10 Ultimate Social Media Marketing Tips You Need to Know Right Now

To make sure you're maximizing your success on social media, I've compiled my top 10 social media tips below. If you're wondering how to take your social media marketing to the next level, or feel like you've hit a plateau when it comes to the results you're seeing, this article is for you!<p><b>1.</b> …

Social Media

10 Helpful User Experience Tools for Every Designer

User experience designer is the person who responsible for improving the usability, accessibility, and pleasure provided in the interaction between th …

19 Incredibly Useful Websites You Wish You Knew Earlier

We tend to think of learning a new skill or “going back to school” as something you’d do when looking to change careers, or to upgrade within your …

Learning

5 Emerging Apps That Are Making Travel Easier (and Cheaper)

If you're planning to travel this summer, there are a host of smartphone applications that can make your trip less stressful.<p>While you're probably …

Facebook Will Track Whether Ads Lead to Store Visits and Offline Purchases

Facebook is introducing ways to measure just how effective online ads are at increasing in-store visits and offline sales while also making it easier …

April's 10 best new web design tools

Every month we select the 10 most useful web design tools (and some that are useful to developers, too). They include add-ons, libraries, Chrome …

Web Design

Why Creating A To-Do List Is Derailing Your Success

Most of us make them, but to-do lists make us more stressed and don’t account for how long tasks take. Here are three things to do instead.<p>Nearly two-thirds of professionals write to-do lists, but 41% percent of all to-do list items never actually get done, according to research from the …

The 14 Latest and Greatest Sources of Design Inspiration — SitePoint

There’s nothing worse than getting designer’s block in the middle of a project. The clock is ticking, your client is waiting… and everything you …

What The Lowe’s Robot Will Do For You–And The Future Of Retail

The humble hardware store is getting a lot more high-tech.<p>One of the most well-known employees at the Orchard Supply Hardware store in downtown San Jose, California, is a 5-foot-tall autonomous robot. OSHbot, as he’s called, just recently celebrated his one-year anniversary at the store, which is …

How to Boost Your Freelancing Visibility

Congratulations, you’re officially a freelancer! This means no more unappreciative boss. No more 8-hour work days that seem to drag on forever. …

Marketing

Everything you always wanted to know about sex (and weren’t afraid to ask)

Desire, arousal and pain: psychotherapist Pamela Stephenson Connolly answers the questions most commonly asked by readers of the Sexual Healing column<p>Sexual desire is normal for most people. The urge itself is a complex combination of intellectual ideas and fantasies. It is usually connected to a …

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