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The 5:3:2 Rule for Social Media

When it comes to social sharing you need to get the balance right, and that's where the 5:3:2 rule comes into play. But what is 5:3:2?<p>Social media …

Infographic: 10 ways to immediately enhance your visual design

Content marketing is about creating value for your audience and sharing it in a useful way.<p>Visual content marketing serves the same function—and …

8 Proven Habits for Ultimate Success

Build the habits you've always wanted.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We are the result of our repeated behavior. Or as Aristotle put it, “Success is not an action, but a habit.”<p>Here, top entrepreneurs and members of The Oracles weigh in on the one mental habit that …

Entrepreneurship

5 Ways to Get People Talking About Your Brand, Both Online and Off

Across continents and generations, research shows that the recommendations of friends are trusted more than any other form of advertising. People …

One Thing Coca-Cola, Geico and Under Armour Are Doing That Every Company Should Do Today

Copy these highly successful content marketing strategies to build your billion-dollar brand.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Billion-dollar brands inspire us; they give us the proof that "the sky isn't the limit." They raise the bar and help move us to bigger levels of …

Marketing

The 30 best men's fashion websites

Men's Fashion

How to Be an Amazing SEO Copywriter

Search engines consist of computer algorithms that make decisions based on very black-and-white indicators.Some of those indicators are secrets, but …

Engines

Tried Influencer Marketing and It Didn’t Work? Here Is What You Should Do

Companies have long sought to get their products in the hands of influential people.By associating your brand with the right trendsetters, it leaks …

Marketing

How We Grew Our Organic Traffic 120% in 5 Months with 4 Simple Steps

As a B2B texting software, one of our main goals at Text Request is maximizing value, both for ourselves and our users. That's what led us to …

3 Hot Marketing Trends You Need to Try Now

Keep innovating with your marketing strategies.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Marketing is constantly evolving, and while things like email marketing and content marketing will continue to be viable strategies, there are some other, growing trends worth exploring right …

Marketing

Instagram tips from 7 pros with thousands of followers

10 Trends You Need to Know from New York Fashion Week

Take a glimpse at how you'll be dressing next spring.<p>If you're a big fan of athletic-inspired style, prepare to be very happy. If you're not, well, hey, style is all about personal expression, right? Nevertheless, athletic wear was all over the runways this past week in New York—as were bright …

7 Tips for Crafting an Effective Social Media Marketing Strategy

Social media marketing is no longer the new kid on the block. Now an established and respected marketing stream - with social media ad spend expected …

25 Basic Marketing Strategies for Beginners - Small Business Trends

Not every small business has a marketing budget like the bigger companies. More often than not, entrepreneurs don’t even have a lot of extra time to …

5 Tools to measure Instagram hashtag performance

Instagram has turned out to be a standout amongst the best business advertising social platforms in recent times, and a large portion of the brands …

GQ’s guide to the 9 best colognes

GQ’s guide to the 9 best colognes<p>Jignesh Jhaveri<p><b>Jimmy Choo Man</b><p>Masculine but effervescently cool (pink pepper and patchouli). Something Jon Snow would …

We Made These 10 Social Media Mistakes so You Don’t Have To

This might sound contradicting — and it’s scary for us to admit.<p>But, despite building a product that helps people <i>succeed</i> on social media, we have …

How to Use Micro-Influencers for Your Small Business

According to Twitter research, 49 percent of consumers seek purchase guidance from social media influencers.<p>This story originally appeared on Bizness Apps<p>You probably know that word-of-mouth is the most valuable form of marketing out there. With 92 percent of consumers trusting referrals from …

Public Relations

The 10 Best-Dressed Men of the Week 6.26

Our weekly roundup of <i>GQ</i>-approved kits from every red carpet, paparazzo spotting, and big-ticket event across the globe. If a famous guy suited up extraordinarily well, nailed business-casual, or just got street style–snapped looking damn good, this is where you'll find him.

12 important lessons for building a business in your first year

The first year is always the hardest.<p>The first year of trying to get back into shape. The first year of learning a language. The first year of learning a new skill.<p>Here be gadgetsNot here exactly, but on our new hardware site Plugged.Here<p>For us, it was the first year of launching our company. While …

Business Strategy

Boost Your Rankings With the Ultimate Local SEO Cheat Sheet (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Here’s a question for you...where does your business appear in search engine results?<p>First page? Second page? Even further back?<p>The fact of the matter is, where your business lands in search engine results matters, quite a bit in fact. …

Customers

Learn to Use the Pen Tool in 5 Minutes!

In this Photoshop tutorial, Tutvid will break down how to create editable paths with the Pen Tool. How to work with anchor points, tangent handles, …

Content Creation Checklist: 7 Steps to Get You Started

Content development is an art.<p>This story originally appeared on PR Newswire's Small Business PR Toolkit<p>Content development is an art. It's a lot more than starting with a topic, writing down some words and hitting publish. When writers start out developing a new piece of content, it's a process.<p>In …

Fake News

Content Marketing: Five Steps For Creating Insatiable Posts That Rank

The fabric that binds us all are stories. Stories are at the heart of our society, and their genesis dates back to the dawn of language in our species. Human begins have long been telling stories that have carried on from generation to generation. Today, we live in a world where stories are …

How to Create an Effective Sales Funnel Using Instagram

Discover what you need to do to begin attracting more prospects and closing more deals with help from your Instagram account.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Kim Walsh Phillips’s book</i> Ultimate Guide to Instagram for Business<i>. Buy it now from</i> …

Marketing

The 3 Behaviors Driving the Most Creative Content Marketers

<b></b><i>Editor’s note: You may have missed this article when CMI published it last year. We’re sharing it now because it’s the time of the year when we like</i> …

Marketing

Diesel Black Gold Is Doubling Down on Its Menswear

Creative director Andreas Melbostad talks about his menswear inspirations for the Italian brand—and gives us an exclusive preview of his men’s-only Resort 2018 lineup.<p>Diesel Black Gold creative director Andreas Melbostad has some theories about menswear. First, the wide-leg trousers that so many …

10 Ways to Organically Market Your Brand on Instagram

With more than 300 million users, Instagram is now theThe post 10 Ways to Organically Market Your Brand on Instagram appeared first on iamwire.