Kady Fleckenstein

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Facebook News Feed Update Gives Brands More Reach

Facebook's greatest asset to marketers has always been its audience — more than one billion active users, a figure that carries some weight.<p>Now, a …

New York considers creating a 'BitLicense' for Bitcoin businesses

New York is now the first state to consider adding a special license called a "BitLicense" for businesses that operate primarily in Bitcoin and other virtual currencies, after receiving a flood of requests from Bitcoin entrepreneurs asking how they should register.<p>The New York State Department of …

Winklevoss Twins Warn Of Restrictive Regulation One Day After Bitcoin Startup Founder's Arrest

"Overregulation could cripple Bitcoin's development," Cameron Winklevoss said Tuesday. New York's financial regulator said there needs to be "guardrails for this industry to help root out money laundering and other misconduct."<p>Cameron Winklevoss today told New York state financial regulators that …

Why marketers should get ready for Jelly

en_GB<p>article<p>This week Twitter co-founder Biz Stone launched Jelly, a visual Q&A mobile app that allows users to ask and answer questions of their …

Search Retargeting: A Quick How-To Guide

Most online marketers today are familiar with retargeting—the practice of serving display ads to users based on their online behavior. The most …

Buffer for Business gets Google Analytics Integration

Buffer today announced some new features to its Buffer for Business plans. The additions include Google Analytics integration, follower growth tracking, a date-range picker, individual day performance of analytics, and an export option.<p>Firstly, you can now set your own UTM tracking parameters to …

Consumers Using Multiple Channels To Make Purchases Are More Satisfied

Customer satisfaction is one way to predict the likelihood that a consumer will shop again at a specific store, become loyal to the brand, and tell …

Do Disappearing Messages Make Sense for Professionals?

<i>The Launchpad is a series that introduces Mashable readers to compelling startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion,</i> …

Airlock, Facebook’s New A/B Testing Framework, Will Help Improve User Experience On Its Mobile Apps

Facebook has developed a new mobile A/B testing framework, it announced today. In a post on the company’s engineering blog, engineers Ari Grant and Kang Zhang explained that when Facebook switched to native development stacks two years ago, it gave them finer control over many aspects of mobile …

5 Facebook Marketing Hacks for Your Website

Shares 3K<p>Is your website using Facebook to the fullest?<p>Are you wondering how you can get the most out of Facebook for your business?<p>To learn how to …

Endeavour to involve employees in every part of marketing activity

en_GB<p>article<p>The one marketing discipline that is the most overlooked is internal (or employee) communications. For one thing, it is not always part …

Brands Are Coming to Snapchat. Will Users Disappear?

The first snap was more of a bang: a panda with a gun to its head and a gift-wrapped box to the right. The background was black with dozens of …

How to Opt Out of Anyone on Google+ Landing in Your Gmail Inbox

Google is rolling out changes to Gmail and Google+ that gives anyone using Gmail the ability to send you an email without knowing your email address. The change is turned on by default. Here’s how to turn it off.

Cauliflower Couscous - Manjula's Kitchen - Indian Vegetarian Recipes

Recipe submitted by <b>Maiah Miller</b><p>Cauliflower Couscous is a simple, easy to make recipe that is a delicious alternative to regular couscous. It has …

Quinoa Salad with Mango, Currants, Almonds, & Mint

<i>Simple and healthy Quinoa Salad with Mango, Currants, Almonds, and Mint.</i><p>On Monday, we shared 20 of our favorite summer salad recipes. Well, we need …

Mediterranean Couscous Salad

This easy Mediterranean Couscous Salad with tomatoes, olives, artichokes, and fresh basil is a summer salad favorite! It is a great side dish to any …

How to Saber a Bottle of Champagne

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Erik Lombardo, our resident drinks expert, shows A&M how to saber Champagne.</i><p>We already know you like to throw awesome parties: that you're an …

Slow Cooker Chicken Tomatillo Tacos

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday afternoon we bring you a Sunday Supper recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>It's not rocket science that slow-cooked food tastes good—it's given time to build maximum flavor. Fortunately, the effort to prepare it in this case is …

Slow-Cooker Mexican Beef With Lime Crema and Pinto Beans Recipe

<b>Read more: Sunday Supper: Slow Cooker Mexican Beef With Lime Crema and Pinto Beans</b><p>Ingredients3 pounds boneless bottom round or chuck roast (in one whole piece)Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper3 cloves garlic, minced (about 1 tablespoon)1 large onion, chopped (about 1 1/2 cups)1 or 2 …

Chickpea and Spinach Spread - Hummus - Manjula's Kitchen - Indian Vegetarian Recipes

Chickpea and spinach spread also known as Hummus. This healthy and delicious spread also can be served as dip.<p>Recipe will make 16 oz<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>1 …

Advice From Barbara Corcoran to Marc Ecko: Entrepreneur's Hottest Videos of 2013

3 min read<p>From business moguls like Barbara Corcoran providing hard-nosed, practical advice to digital-marketing experts helping make sense of the ever-wacky and evolving world of social media, Entrepreneur.com readers were drawn to all types of videos in 2013. And the videos watched most often, …

Entrepreneurship

Become More Positive With These 5 Tips

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>History has shown that those with an optimistic outlook on life are the ones who usually find the most success.<p>For me, changing my negative mental attitude to a positive one resulted in a completely different lifestyle, both personally …

Happiness

New Study Details Who Is Using Social Media and When

4 min read<p>When building a company, an entrepreneur knows one of the first questions he or she is going to be asked is "Who is your customer?" Social media can help get the word out, but how do you know where your audience is going to be?<p>Well, the Pew Research Center may be able to shed some light. …

Social Media

Pinterest Buys Startup Specializing in Visual Search Technology

2 min read<p>With its eye on sharpening its search functionality, Pinterest has bought VisualGraph, a builder of image recognition and visual search technology.<p>As a result, VisualGraph's two employees, founder Kevin Jing and colleague David Liu, have joined Pinterest's engineering team.<p>Pinterest says …

Machine Perception

The Easy Way You Can Stop Procrastinating and Stick to Good Habits -- Now

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Recently, I've been following a simple rule that is helping me crush procrastination and is making it easier for me to stick to good habits at the same time.<p>I want to share it with you today so that you can try it out and see …

Procrastination

This Bitcoin Wallet Service Just Added 3 Major Players to its Roster

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A startup that claims to have built the Bitcoin world's version of the proverbial better mousetrap has added three high-profile Bitcoin entrepreneurs to its team, seeking their help with business strategy, programming and other …

Bitcoin

10 Questions to Ask When Recruiting New Employees Online

7 min read<p>In order to find top talent to fill the most important roles at your startup company, you'll most likely want to advertise that you're hiring those positions online. But finding, recruiting and hiring rockstar employees isn't as simple as slapping a quick job description on a random job …

Employment

How to Attract the Right Kind of Twitter Audience

First, determine your strategy -- local leads, a national following or international visibility -- then follow these tips for attracting an audience.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> Tweet Naked<i>, online marketing expert and social media agency CEO</i> …

Social Media