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These are the best-selling albums and songs of 2018 so far

How many of these have you heard?<p>With the first quarter of the year now behind us, the best-selling albums and songs of 2018 so far have been …

Dua Lipa

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Self-help

The new social networks you should join instead of Facebook, according to a Y Combinator partner

The past two weeks have been rough for Facebook. Some are deleting their accounts in protest of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, while others are decrying the death of social media, likening its effect on us to sugar or smoking.<p>But online socializing isn’t inherently bad for us, and just because …

Social Media

Facebook logs SMS texts and calls, users find as they delete accounts

Leaving the social network after Cambridge Analytica scandal, users discover extent of data held<p>As users continue to delete their Facebook accounts in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, a number are discovering that the social network holds far more data about them than they expected, …

Social Media

Facebook Data Scandal: Simple Privacy Setting Tweaks To Protect Personal Data And Increase Security

The Facebook data scandal is slowly reaching its climax as the company is now under pressure from the government, lawmakers, and users to explain how …

Information Systems

This Teen's Incredibly Intricate Drawings Take Doodling To The Next Level

We've all seen spiral notebooks decked out in mindless drawings.<p>But when it comes to doodling, 18-year-old Prianka Bassi takes drawing to a whole new …

Drawing

Outgoing Introvert? 3 Research-backed Tricks to Be Your Best Self

Scientists call these folks ambiverts and find they have unique strengths and vulnerabilities.<p>The media is full of discussion of introverts and extroverts, their differing needs, myths about these groups, and advice to help them thrive. But the ironic truth is that most people are neither. Research …

Personality

A Social Media Strategy Is About More Than Just Posting

Most communications departments can attest to the reality that they are stretched for resources and team members wear multiple hats — the result being that social media is often placed at the bottom of the priority list.<p>While simply getting your voice out there is a good first step — especially if …

Public Relations

Bloomsbury in Brooklyn: Fabric, Wallpaper, and Ceramics from Wayne Pate

Wayne Pate arrived in New York as a high school dropout from Dallas with no plans. Fortunately, he had a friend in advertising, which led to a …

4 Key Benefits of Social Listening - and How to Take Advantage of Them

Here are four strategic tools and tactics to boost your social listening efforts.

Marketing

Bringing Your Lunch to Work Just Got So Much Easier Thanks to This $20 Device

Ever since the ‘40s, the Crock-Pot has made dinnertime even better by making it easier to enjoy a nice home-cooked dinner without all the fuss. The …

5 key elements of planning an Influencer Marketing campaign

Influencer Marketing is a hot topic in the digital marketing space and it’s only going to get bigger and better as new platforms launch and content …

7 Ways To Organically Use Social Media For Prospecting

Social media has become one of the most important sales and marketing tools for today’s companies. You can draw in and convert a lot of new leads with timely, relevant social posts. But your approach to creating and sharing content matters: If your posts feel overly sales-oriented and not organic …

Public Relations

5 Free Marketing Tools That Could Help Make Your Content Go Viral | Inc.com

<i>By Syed Balkhi, founder of WPBeginner.</i><p>Do you have trouble getting your content shared on social networks? You're not alone.<p>To get more traction, you need to understand what works best for your audience and curate content that's valuable and entertaining. I've been creating content online for close …

Infographics

Google Will Pay for You to Polish Up Your Tech Skills | Inc.com

Looking for an in-demand job with good prospects and decent pay? You could do a lot worse than become an IT support person. Skills matter more than prestigious (and expensive) degrees, median pay is a decent $52,000, and the need for IT specialists is set to grow 10 percent in the next ten years, …

Employment

Meet Roger Frampton, the international model and personal trainer who chooses stretches over weights and 'can teach you to move like a 3-year-old'

33-year-old model and personal trainer Roger Frampton is chiselled, bright-eyed, and, surprisingly, even more handsome in real life than his photos suggest. But when we met after January's London Fashion Week Men's wrapped up, it was not to discuss his good looks nor his international modelling …

Exercise

Need Blog Post Ideas? These 17 Sources of Inspiration Work Every Time

Your job as a blogger is to publish exciting blog content that people enjoy and want to share with their network. This requires a consistent stream …

How to Gain More Engagement on Instagram Using Stories

Instagram Stories are here to stay. That is no surprise to anyone. In a recent year-long study, Mediakix, an influencer marketing agency, found what …

User Stories

Social Media Marketing Trends 2018

Top 5 social media trends for 2018 you need to include in your marketing strategy, including predictions from 10 social media specialists Brands are …

Social Media Marketing

13 questions that will change your life

When things aren’t going quite the way you’d like them to, it’s often the result of not asking yourself the right questions. Some questions are hard …

Self-improvement

Amazon Will Now Deliver a Tiny House Directly to Your Door

No longer content to just deliver everything under the sun <i>to</i> your house, Amazon will now deliver you an actual house. A shipping container house to …

Small Spaces

Try this trick to go straight to sleep

Each time you choose to stay up a little longer bingeing that Netflix show, you’re beckoning death, slowly cutting off years from your life. This was …

Sleep

The Best Contract Management Software of 2018

We test and compare 10 contract management platforms that provide complete collaboration, control, and auditability into the end-to-end contract life …

Blockchain

The first 17 apps you should download for your new iPhone 8

The Tech Insider staff picked some of our favorite apps that show off the power and potential of Apple's superphone.<p>This list includes both obvious choices you can find on the top charts, and lesser-known software that we use and love.<p>Let's check them out:

Apps

4 Tips To Ensure Your Website Design & SEO Is Done Right

Website design and organic search performance are intrinsically linked, which is to say that design has an observable effect on a website’s ability to rank well for relevant terms. This can become problematic for companies with isolated teams, where design and marketing don’t work closely together, …

SEO

3 Tools That Increase Your Instagram Bio Links

Want to get more out of your Instagram bio link? Do you wish you could share multiple links via Instagram? In this article, you’ll discover three …

Infographics

The best speaker booster apps for iOS and Android

There are plenty of tricks and tips online to increase the volume on your phone without downloading an extra app, but what if those tricks aren’t …

Apps

6 Signs You're Winning in Social Media and 5 Signs You're Not | Inc.com

Sometimes maintaining personal and corporate social media accounts can seem like a time and money pit. It's true. Too often, people and brands sling social posts like proverbial spaghetti at the wall.<p>Yet, authentic individuals and companies investing time and money participating, peer-to-peer, in …

Google Analytics

<b>5 Steps to Build a Social Media Marketing Plan for 2018</b> | Inc.com

Let's face it. It's not an easy time to be a social media marketer. After all, it's hard to build a social media marketing plan with all of the uncertainty that we face. However, in my time advising clients at Firebrand Group, I find that there are some attributes that separate those that succeed …

Public Relations

Here's how to become a social media marketing guru for less than $35

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …