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A Daily Social Media Checklist That Will Double Engagement

We all know that social media success doesn’t happen by accident. It’s planned for.<p>But without a roadmap, it’s tough to know what you’re working …

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Some spoke out on Reddit and 4chan after Trump distanced himself from the far-right movement and appeared to walk back on his most extreme policies<p>President-elect Donald Trump’s disavowal of Richard Spencer and his far-right thinktank the National Policy Institute, a day after video of Spencer’s …

Donald Trump

10 Reasons Why Your Startup Idea Is Terrible And Won't Get Funded

As a venture capital and angel investor, I get bombarded with proposals to invest in startups. Many of them are terrible and just not fundable by angel investors or venture capital funds. Here are 10 common mistakes I have seen startups make that have resulted in their inability to raise</b> …

Venture Capital

6 Unconventional PR Opportunities For Small Businesses

There’s no substitute for good PR when it comes to small business marketing. A solid event, an exciting announcement, or even just existing can turn into an opportunity to get your brand published, more visible and more respected by thousands of people in your area.<p>There are many conventional …

Public Relations

The Bootstrapper’s Guide To Content Marketing for Startups

Content marketing is considered one of the most affordable ways to drive traffic and ultimately revenue to your startup. However, when you give it a …

10 ways to keep your social media images looking fresh

Consistently posting high-quality content is the lifeblood of a great social media strategy. But it’s easier said than done.<p>Not only do you have to post consistently to gain traction, the content has be to timely, relevant to your audience, and engaging. Social media is for conversations after all, …

Infographics

Citizen Air Quality Sensors Cover The Places Governments Can’t Reach

Projects like Smart Citizen and Air Quality Egg promise a future of cheap, open-source air quality sensors–and a world where we know what’s happening everywhere.<p>It’s the government’s job to measure air quality, but the government can’t be everywhere at the same time (not that we’re aware of, at …

How Toms' Blake Mycoskie Built a $400 Million Business on Social Entrepreneurship | Inc.com

Since then, Toms has undergone big changes. A private equity firm now owns 50 percent of the company; a new CEO is chief strategist. The culture is different too. Just as Silicon Valley companies are laboratories for new technologies and business models, so Toms is becoming a kind of Darpa for the …

Entrepreneurship

Storyhacking: Cracking the code behind the irresistible selling power of stories

One evening about 30,000 years ago, a Stone Age content creator was hanging out at a firepit, social networking with his friends and family, when he …

Billion-Dollar Social Marketing Startup Sprinklr Extends Reach

In early April, billion-dollar marketing startup Sprinklr closed its ninth acquisition in two years, paying an undisclosed sum for social analytics …

How to Get Famous Fast: Real Life Hack for Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What if I told you that for a minimum investment of time you could enact a strategy that result in three benefits that will change your life forever?<p>The three benefits are<p>Send up the equivalent of a giant flashing neon sign above you or …

How To Submit A Guest Post

I receive many e-mails asking how to submit a guest post to my Forbes blog, so I decided to write a post with information and guidelines that I could refer people to in the future.<p>The ideal length for a post is between 850 and 1,000 words. It must not have been previously published. I don’t …

First 10 Things You Should Do When Launching a Website

Launching a website can be stressful and overwhelming. It doesn’t matter whether it’s a personal blog or a business website, the issue is still the same: you need to start promoting your site so real, human visitors can find you and enjoy your content.<p>Over the past month I’ve been working on my …

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Whatagraph: Create Beautiful Infographics from Google Analytics

Let’s face it, Google Analytics is a mess for the average business. For professionals who spend a lot of time in the platform, it’s a full-featured …

50 Must-Have Features for Small-Business Websites (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Websites are a necessity for businesses of all sizes today -- though, surprisingly almost half of small businesses don’t have websites. Still, there are so many design options to choose from and so many websites that it can be tough to …

How to do MVPs right - Minimum Viable Products Made Easy!

You think that it needs to be a lengthy process from idea in your head to shipping your first product? Surprise! It’s closer than you think.<p>We have …

Minimum Viable Products — Defined by The Experts

In this article, Chris Bank of UXPin – The UX Design App details what a Minimum Viable Product (MVP) is in basic terms and how experts think about …

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10 Books You Can Read In One Night That Will Boost Your Motivation For Work

Feeling blah? These 10 books are short enough to read in a few hours, yet highly likely to make tomorrow more productive.<p>Some days you feel on top of the world. Others, not so much. For the latter, here’s a cheap and easy solution: a quick, motivational read. For less than $20 on an e-reader and an …