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The New Facebook Algorithm: Secrets Behind How It Works and What You Can Do To Succeed

<i>Too busy to read? Just click the play button below to listen to this post.</i><p>The Facebook algorithm is constantly evolving in order to provide a better …

Social Media

Post Less, Boost Top Posts, and More: 14 Ways to Increase Your Facebook Page Engagement

Engagement on Facebook Pages has fallen by 20 percent since the start of 2017, according to BuzzSumo who analyzed over 880 million Facebook posts by …

Social Media

This Is Why Facebook Engagement Is Falling for Brands and Publishers

Don't let your content crash and burn.<p>Businesses have relied on Facebook as a vehicle for customer engagement for years. The social media outlet entered the world like a majestic unicorn, helping brands and publishers rocket into stardom thanks to how easy it is to reach out to others using the …

Social Media

13 Expert Tips to Help You Build Your Instagram Following

Instagram influencers give their best advice on how you can follow in their footsteps.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Instagram has recently undergone dramatic changes in the way it operates recently. On the positive side, you can now post pictures that aren’t …

Social Media

How to Do Influencer Marketing Like a Pro?

What does Swarovski, Louis Vuitton and Gucci have in common? Apart from the fact that they are all luxury brands, which is obvious, all these brands tried influencer marketing and emerged as pros. Gucci hired top social media influencer and graffiti artist, Trouble Andrew, to take over Instagram …

Public Relations

10 Important Reasons Entrepreneurs Need to Take Blogging Seriously

How the heck do they do it?<p>You know who I'm talking about. I'm talking about those successful entrepreneurs who get tons of business and engagement online.<p>Sure, they hustle just as much as you do. They attend the same networking events. But there's a difference.<p>They seem to have much more business …

Could the WordPress Plug-In Business Be More Profitable Than Themes?

One's first response when the name WordPress is thrown around might be, 'Oh, another blogging platform.'<p>If you think that, you're missing a pretty big part of WordPress. Yes, it first became popular as a blogging platform, but nowadays, WordPress is one of the most popular and profitable …

Web Design

10 Most Important WordPress Plugins

Regardless of how big a given brand is, chances are A) the company has a blog and B) they use WordPress, what with one-fourth of all websites now using the WordPress platform.<p>WordPress software allows users to create a free website on a platform that can be created without the use of any …

Google Analytics

20 Crucial WordPress Plugins

7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Better user experience is a goal that has jumped to the top of most businesses’ priorities list in recent years. Making sites easy to use, responsive and user friendly are qualities that can make or break a brand’s success.<p>Over …

Widgets

Flaw in popular WordPress plug-in Jetpack puts over a million websites at risk

Owners of WordPress-based websites should update the Jetpack plug-in as soon as possible because of a serious flaw that could expose their users to attacks.<p>Jetpack is a popular plug-in that offers free website optimization, management and security features. It was developed by Automattic, the …

5 Quick and Easy Ways to Triple Your Social-Media Following

Need a social-media-following boost this quarter? Try these 5 tactics.<p>Generating visibility and traffic for your brand and your content used to be a lot easier. It wasn't that long ago that we could generate links to get the job done. Now a lot more human interaction is required.<p>In 2014, Google …

Social Media

The Ultimate 40-Point Checklist for Smarter Content Marketing Strategy (Infographic)

This visual guide covers brilliant content strategy from A to Z.<p>Everyone and their brother has jumped into the online content creation game. Every minute on the Internet, YouTube users upload 300 hours of new video and Vine users share 8,333 more. Over 347,000 tweets are sent. Facebook users share …

Marketing

9 Interesting Digital Marketing Stats From the Past Week

The last several days were full of intriguing and surprising data points from the world of digital marketing.<p>Below appear 9 numbers that caught our …

Social Media

Mass Managing Your WordPress Plugins With Pro Sites and Multisite Plugin Manager

Our Pro Sites plugin gives you the power to build the next Edublogs.org or WordPress.com with premium upgrades and subscriptions for your Multisite …

5 Surprising Mistakes Even Savvy Marketers Make

Your expertly crafted content won't stand a chance of success if your team is making these fundamental messaging missteps.<p>Editorial content marketing has the power to transform the relationship between you and your customers. Well-crafted content can build trust with audiences, communicate the …

Marketing

4 Basic Elements Of Successful Social Media Strategies

I started our company from scratch in the fall of 2008. Not the best time to quit a good job and start a new venture, but so far it has worked out. If we end up being a long term success, I believe you will be able to draw a straight line from our success back to the early adoption of social …

4 WordPress Plugins to Improve Your Website

Give Your WordPress Website a Boost with These Plugins<p>Monday Tips is a short list of the best finds across the internet to start your week off …

Web Design

13 Content Marketing Predictions For 2016 And Beyond

Content marketing is in constant flux. The entire industry disrupts on a monthly basis as new technologies rise, others fall, and algorithms are tweaked.<p>Already, we’ve seen significant changes in 2016, but this is only the beginning. The universe of content marketing is in constant motion. The …

Marketing

Teen suicide awareness belongs in our schools

Carly Petersen took a long pause to compose herself before answering the question only a teenager would ask so matter-of-factly.<p>"How did your daughter kill herself?" the eighth-grade student asked.<p>Petersen looked up for a second and replied with a shrug, "She shot herself. I was the one who found …

Middle School

Break these 10 content marketing habits in 2016

In our professional and personal lives, the new year offers a fresh start, a time to take stock and identify opportunities for improvement.<p>Of course, …

The next wave in storytelling is short-form video

Social video apps are nothing new. However, these video tools have been slow to gain widespread enthusiasm from brands as a serious content distribution channel — until now.<p>Meerkat and Periscope put instant video into the hands of the masses, but now we’re finally seeing the rest of the major …

One Thing Is Killing Content Marketing and Everyone Is Ignoring It

A few weeks before the start of the New Year I led a workshop on content marketing for about 50 small-business CEOs and operations managers. They …

Why Content Marketing Is the Best Long-Term Marketing Strategy

For my money, there's no better long-term strategy than content marketing. Here's why.<p>Most older marketing and advertising strategies have been based on short-term gains. For example, a direct mail piece might convert a handful of recipients, but once it's sent out, most of the batch gets thrown …

Marketing

$4 Spaghetti That’s Almost as Good as $24 Spaghetti

“The $24 spaghetti from Scott Conant’s Scarpetta in NYC is so delicious,” says Roy Choi of L.A.’s Kogi empire. “My $4 version tastes almost as good.” …

Burundi government says it will not join peace talks

Burundi's government will not take part in peace talks with the opposition scheduled for Wednesday, a senior official said, casting doubts on efforts to end months of violence.<p>"No dialogue tomorrow neither on January 16 as many may think, because there has been no consensus on that date," Joseph …

25 Retina-Ready WordPress Themes for a Visually Stunning UX

The whole concept of “retina-ready” themes has been around for a while now. But that doesn’t mean it’s an assumption.Many themes are still not …

10 WordPress Takeaways From 2015

Another year is coming to an end. And, in the world of WordPress, so much has happened. It’s been a year filled with Wappuus, WordCamps, APIs, and …

Why Spaghetti Deserves Its Own Holiday

We love you, spaghetti!<p>Today is National Spaghetti Day, because of course it is. But on a calendar crowded with dubious food holidays, this one might …

In Defense of Food and the Rise of ‘Healthy-ish’

A new PBS documentary and Bon Appetit’s January issue espouse a radically moderate approach to eating.<p>Abstinence, we are usually told around this time of year, makes the heart grow stronger. It’s why Dry January, which started in the green and pleasantly alcoholic land of Britain a few years ago …

5 Interactive Calls to Action That Prospects Can’t Resist

Are your marketing efforts falling a bit flat? Are open rates, click-through rates, and lead flow less than stellar? If you were 100% honest, would …