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Best Investment Accounts for Young Investors | Investopedia

What are the best investment accounts for young investors? Though encouraged to invest for their future, which is good advice, the big question for …

25 Enlightening Confucius Quotes That Are Simple But Profound

These Confucius quotes are incredible! If you haven’t heard of Confucius yet, he was a Chinese social philosopher whose teachings have a strong basis …

Top 7 iOS and Android Apps for Seamless Home Automation

The simplest way to understand technology’s underlying purpose is its utility.The post Top 7 iOS and Android Apps for Seamless Home Automation …

US Olympic Men’s Gymnastics Team Named: Pictures

Buffer Social Scheduling Startup Launches Buffer For Business, After Beta Drives 10% Of Revenue

SF-based Buffer, the social media scheduling tool has officially launched its Buffer for Business product after a small private beta that ran during the past few months. Buffer lets users schedule updates and deliver messages via Facebook, Twitter and other social channels, which has become a key …

Instagram Says Half Of All Instagrammers — 75M+ — Use the App Daily

At a press event today in New York City, Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom announced that the photo- and video-sharing app is used by half of its users use the app every day.<p>Back in September, the company told the Wall Street Journal it had more than 150 million monthly active users (a gain of 128 …

LinkedIn Refreshes Its Inbox With Message Previews And A Simpler Interface

LinkedIn, the social network for the professional world, has been going through a overhaul of every aspect of its platform. Today, it’s the turn of the inbox, which is picking up new features such as better navigation and better preview information. In a way, it’s LinkedIn’s personal contribution …

Leaked Facebook Video Ad Pitch Deck Reveals Plans To Steal TV And YouTube Dollars

“Avoid saying anything negative about YouTube – leave the impression of the user experience up to them” Facebook tells its adtech partners in a leaked, confidential deck that teaches them to sell Facebook’s video ads. The 32-page document details Facebook’s plan to beat television with reach and …

10 Ways Startups Can Grow With Vine and Instagram Video

Vine and now, Instagram video are all the rage when you're looking for laughs or sharing clips with friends.<p>But do they have any practical …

The best countries for food

Food and travel go together like planes and airports. No matter where you go you'll have little trouble finding at least one culinary experience that will help you understand the local culture. In some countries the food is <i>the</i> highlight, drawing many a foodie to its borders, like a moth to a flame. …

Top 10 Marketing Books of All Time | Inc.com

In previous posts, I've identified the best motivational books of all time and the best sales books of all time. Today, I've selected 10 books about marketing that I believe should be in every business library.<p>Some of these books explain how technology has changed the strategy and tactics of …

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America the Beautiful: 50 States in 50 Photos

At 3.79 million square miles (9.83 million km2) and approximately 315 million people, the United States is the third largest country by land area and …

The 10 Best Hotels In The World

To compile these awards, the magazine asked its readers to vote on the best hotels they've traveled to, factoring in everything from rooms and food to service and location.<p>This year, Botswana's Mombo Camp and Little Mombo Camp took the top spot, ousting last year's winner, Tanzania's Singita …

Ctrl Alt Del Keyboard Coffee Cup White Set

Until now, there wasn’t a clever way to combine both kinds of refreshment with style. Now you can enjoy your personal mental refresh using a coffee …

Best Camera Apps For iOS And Android Photographers

Smartphone makers may love the idea of epic battles among hardware loyalists, but photo geeks know that when it comes to capturing great images, the real question isn’t what phone you have, but which app you shoot with. And if you’re still using (heaven forbid) the stock camera app that came with …

Secret's Out: Now You Can Tell the Whole World You're Raising Money for Your Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Raising money for your business? Shout it from the rooftops. For the first time, it's allowed.<p>The Securities and Exchange Commission today voted four to one that it will overturn the ban on publicly advertising that your company is …

How to Create a Google Plus Page for Your Small Business

Just like Facebook and Twitter, Google+ offers you the opportunity to create a business page to promote your business, organization or a specific …

What is Siri? And Does Siri Have Competitors? - Small Business Trends

If you own a recent iPhone or iPad, you know what Siri is. For those who don’t, we’re going to briefly explain Siri, including what it does, and some …

Shoestring Business: If You Have One, You Can Start a Business

Ted Devine recently wrote an article about conducting a midyear assessment of one’s business, that I highly recommend. But simply getting through the …

69 Percent of U.S. Entrepreneurs Start Their Businesses at Home - Small Business Trends

If you operate your business from home, you’re not alone. A recent survey of U.S. businesses indicates the majority of entrepreneurs do the same.<p>And …

New Google Badges to Embed On Your Website

New Google badges are now available. Google has added new profile, page and community badges (examples provided by Google pictured above) that allow …

Five Steps That Lead to LinkedIn Lead Generation

If you’re trying to find the single best place to do B2B social media lead generation, focus on LinkedIn. You have the best chance of finding your …

How to Find the Right Business Partner for Your New Business

Do you need a business partner? A partner can be your best asset or your worst burden. But not all startups need to be partnerships. Your …

Using Google Hangouts to Collaborate with Anyone, Anywhere, Any Device

In April 2013, Gmail celebrated its 9th birthday. With well over 400 million active users, many of which work in small businesses, it’s easy to see …

Small Business Owners Are Not Morons Mark Cuban

In a recent interview with Trish Regan on Bloomberg Television’s <i>Street Smart</i> (video is below), Dallas Mavericks owner and entrepreneur Mark Cuban …

Adwords Survey: Is Google Out Of Touch With Small Advertisers?

Based on a recent “AdWords survey” conducted of pay-per-click (PPC) professionals and the ensuing conversations it has led to, I believe that Google …

4 Ways To Make Your Trade Show Booth More Social

Trade shows are both fun and lucrative, especially when you’re trying to bring in a bigger customer base. The problem is that some of those booths …

Best Small Business Use of Facebook Graph Search: Local Businesses - Small Business Trends

Back in January, Facebook announced a new search feature called Graph Search, which you may have heard about. According to Facebook, “tens of …

5 Ways Business Intelligence and Online Marketing Can Work Together

When you really think about it, online marketing and business intelligence were born to work with each other. Both fields are built on utilizing data …