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How to build a successful subscription business

These startups are attracting the interest and the cash of investors. Business owners share their tips for making this model work<p>In the age of the consumer, people are increasingly demanding instant access to the things they want, and the things they didn’t realise they wanted. This trend is …

Small Business

5 Things You Should Know About Addressable Ads as More Dollars Shift to Digital

The momentum behind addressable TV, delivering household-specific advertising based on an advertiser-defined target—regardless of programming or time …

AdTech

Young entrepreneurs and the myth of the lazy millennial

For many young people, millennial is something of a dirty word.<p>Where once the word served as a label for a generation – not unlike baby boomer or Generation X – over time, the term "millennial" has become synonymous with a demographic that is perceived as self-centred, lazy and unable to put down …

23 Best Social Media Marketing Tools for Smart Automation (2018)

Are you ready to uplevel your social media campaigns? If you want your social media marketing to be effective, you will need to invest in the right …

100 Useful Web Design Tools For Creative Entrepreneurs

Whether you’re a designer in an agency, freelancer or entrepreneur, you use a variety of design tools to get the job done.<p>In the past couple of years, I cofounded a startup, a design magazine and worked with several businesses and individual entrepreneurs. I have tried hundreds of different tools …

Graphic Design

The Absolute Best Social Media Courses for Busy Entrepreneurs

The businesses that learn how to use social media effectively will be the businesses that thrive in the future.<p>There is certainly no shortage of advice and must-have lists for entrepreneurs. Every product and service is out to convince you of the dire consequences you'll face in life without them. …

Marketing

Top Ten Online Jobs To Fund Your Online Business

How to Make Money From Home<p>Building a successful, sustainable, secure business takes time. There is no such thing as a ‘get rich quick’ scheme. They …

7 Costly startup traps that entrepreneurs should not fall for

Share17<p>Tweet<p>Share7<p>+14<p>Shares 28<p>All new business ideas at most of the times come from people who are working full time, possibly raising a family and …

5 Daily Tasks Successful Entrepreneurs Never Put Away

Check out these five tasks your successful colleagues accomplish every day and put them on your daily list as well<p>Nobody wants to be a failure. Of course, eager pull towards success cannot be put in one row with instinct of survival, however, I doubt anyone underestimates its importance in personal …

Time Management

100 Business Tools for Online Startups

A very effective way for making sure about the successful growth of your business is to use the right and the most suitable tools for business. …

Small Business

5 Traits Many Successful Entrepreneurs Share

Having an entrepreneurial spirit is what keeps me going. It's a mindset. I don't wait for things to happen. I make it happen. It's the difference between being a leader and being a follower. It's about seeing the big picture and owning it. It's what I try to teach my kids, my staff, and myself. …

How to Add a Services Section to Your Facebook Page

Are you a service-based business? Want to market your services through Facebook? The Services section on Facebook allows professional service …

5 Ways to Drive Your Facebook Following (and Get Thousands of Followers)

Growing an audience on Facebook is difficult, but this social media mogul has it down.<p>Getting followers on Twitter, Vine, Instagram and Pinterest has been quite simple. I've been able to acquire close to 200,000 combined followers on those social networks alone. They've been easy platforms to …

Social Media

A social media expert explains how you can make something go viral

If you've ever wondered who's behind some of the internet's viral stunts, look no further than 22-year-old James Shamsi.<p>The social media savant makes …

10 Fascinating, Science-Backed Mind Tricks For Weight Loss

Many of us are already aware of this fact, the only way to lose weight is through the correct balance of calories in vs calories out.<p>All successful …

Facebook’s news feed algorithm is so mysterious, users are developing “folk theories” about how it works

Despite evidence that only a minority of Facebook users realize their news feeds are guided by an algorithm, there are still plenty of home grown ideas about how posts are chosen to appear.<p>Facebook, of course, won’t tell us precisely how the feed works.<p>But researchers have gathered 10 “folk …

Social Media

Facebook's news saga reminds us humans are biased by design

The revelation that some of the social media site’s journalistic decisions are made by people, not algorithms, has shone a fascinating light on the rapidly changing news landscape<p>On Thursday, Facebook finally admitted what many had suspected for years: its “trending topics” feature, a small box …

Science says if you want to lose weight, drink a glass of wine before bedtime!

Science is on our side today. Those smart people in white coats who clock in long hours in research labs have found out drinking two glasses of wine …

Creating a Startup Pitch Deck? Start with this Easy-to-Use Template

If you are an entrepreneur, you are probably familiar with the 10–14 slides that comprise a typical investor pitch deck. But do you even know why you …

How I Got Interviews at Facebook, Google, Apple, and Uber in One Week

A few months ago I was looking for a new job. My goal was to get offers from top tech companies, and to get them as soon as possible.<p>I started my search on a Monday, and by that Friday I had interviews lined up with Facebook, Google, Apple, Uber, Twitter, DropBox, Salesforce, LinkedIn, and Airbnb, …

Learn Some Portion Control, You’ll Have Better Sex

It seems every week a study comes out that’ll change your life (some of them are sh*t). A diet you need to get happier, an exercise that makes sex better, or some advice to tweak your overall worldview. Often those studies are super useful but very rarely does a study come along that effects your …

Baton Rouge

How one student came up with a genius way to use Snapchat to land him his dream interview

That's when he decided to do something different to stand out from the crowd.<p>He turned to Snapchat and designed his own geofilter to run an advertising campaign to promote himself as a great hire to the employees of Horizon Media, the largest standalone ad agency in the US.<p>Geofilters on Snapchat …

Created for Election Season, This Website Lets You Vote for Your Favorite Political Memes

How do you feel about Donald Trump barfing Snapchat rainbows? Maybe you prefer Ted Cruz accidentally hitting a kid in the head with a football or a …

Advertising Industry

5 Things To Remember Before Launching Your Startup

25 Visual Content Marketing Tools To Engage Your Audience

Visual content marketing skyrocketed in the recent years. Brands are looking for ways to enrich their digital storytelling and market their products. Photos, videos and infographics are crucial in bringing experiences to life.<p>According to CMO Council, 65% of senior marketing executives believe that …

Seven Reasons You Should Be Implementing Experiential Marketing Campaigns

While traditional advertising campaigns have boded well for brands in years prior, it’s time to incorporate an element of interactivity through experiential marketing campaigns.<p>These types of campaigns offer a unique advantage over going the more traditional route in that they offer your audience a …