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6 New Ways to Increase Your Website Traffic for Free

Looking to boost website traffic? Haven't had much luck with traditional tactics? Give these six new ways a try.<p>No matter who you are or what your business does, increasing traffic to your website is something we can never get enough of as entrepreneurs. Whether you would like to increase the …

Social Media

To Raise Exceptional Children, Teach Them These 7 Values

Any fact or bit of knowledge we teach a child might be obsolete when they are adults, but values endure through all changes.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To parent our children to be exceptional, we must allow our children to experience "optimal levels of …

Self-improvement

What's the Best Amazon Affiliate Plugin for WordPress?

Ah, the magnificently grand, vast and ever flowing abundance that is Amazon!<p>Nope, we’re not talking about the river in South America. We’re talking …

eCommerce

‍ Scrape Websites for Information Easily using Code.xyz and Node.js

A web scraper is a tool that allows us to select and transform a website’s unstructured data into a structured database. So where would a web scraper …

Web Development

5 Crucial Tools for Web Designers (Part One)

<b>At Webdesignledger, we always try to help designers the best we can, by gathering all the good stuff the great virtual world aka internet has to</b> …

userinterface

Bootstrap Theme Builder and Customizer

The whole idea of Themestr.app is to make the Bootstrap customization process <b>easier</b>, and allow you to <b>visualize changes along the way</b>. For <i>most users</i> …

Web Design

Is your UX portfolio user friendly?

Seven considerations to help ensure your portfolio is as user-centred as you are!Icons from the series Flat Shadows by Shannon E. Thomas on …

UX Design

This device lets you use wireless headphones while watching TV

Be honest: After a long day at the office, there's nothing better than kicking back, crackin' open a cold one, and catching up on your favorite shows.<p>…

Tech Trends

10 Free Powerpoint Templates for Creatives

Creating a visually attractive presentation to help you pitch your idea, team, or business to potential business partners, investors, or clients is …

Web Design

Are You Making Any of These Logo Design Mistakes?

You know a good logo when you see one, but it’s also easy to spot a poorly designed logo or one that’s been distorted or improperly used. Avoid …

Graphic Design

4 Things the Parents of Successful Kids do Differently, According to Science

Here's what researchers say about how you can increase the chances of your kids doing well in life.<p>Every parent wants their kids to thrive, but if raising high-achieving kids was simple everyone would do it. Here's what science says about how you can help your children to succeed in life.<p>1. Let …

financialsupport

Free Marketing Tools Every Small Business Marketer Should Try

Got big plans for your small business, but only a tiny marketing budget? You’re not alone. According to the Wasp Barcode Small Business Report, 42% of small businesses invest 3% or less of their revenue into marketing.<p>But maybe that isn’t such a big problem. With these small business marketing …

Google Analytics

How to Use Google Analytics for Social Media: A Beginner’s Guide

Did you know that social media spend will increase by 71% in the next five years? And did you know that 42.3% of marketers believe that social media …

Analytics

10 Books Every Aspiring Millionaire Must Read

If you aspire to the summit, learn from those who have already climbed mountains.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You have big dreams and big goals -- you want to be a successful entrepreneur or business leader and join the millionaires’ club. But how do you go …

Self-improvement

I Tried Jeff Bezos's PowerPoint Replacement at My Company--and It Actually Worked

Getting your team literally on the same page increases meeting productivity, keeps everyone engaged and allows for meaningful dialogue.<p>A few months back, a friend whose new boss used to work for Jeff Bezos at Amazon told me that the company actually banned PowerPoint presentations in favor of memos.<p>…

Jeff Bezos

How an 18-Year-Old Uncovered Tim Ferriss's Secret Cold Email Template to Reach CEOs and VIPs

Never email someone and ask to 'jump on the phone,' 'get coffee' or 'pick your brain.'<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>My journey began when I was an 18-year-old college freshman. The day before my final exams, I hacked The Price Is Right, won a sailboat, sold</i> …

Self-improvement

17 Essential Mindfulness Quotes to Inspire and Motivate You

Live the happiest and healthiest life you can with these inspirational words of wisdom.<p>Want to live a happier, healthier, and more efficient life? Follow in the footsteps of Steve Jobs and try practicing mindfulness.<p>The wisdom of mindfulness can be found in daily meditation, regular spiritual …

Meditation

You'll be More Productive When You Stop Believing These 9 Productivity Myths

There is no shortcut, so just work through that list you should have.<p>8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being productive plays a huge role in your success. That’s probably why people spend hours and hours scouring the Internet for top-notch productivity tips, …

I raised $2 million in a seed round — and it did not go the way I was told it would

A couple of days ago, I closed a little over $2M in a seed funding round for Seed&Spark. I'm supposed to send a press release to, like, Techcrunch or something with the headline, "SEED&SPARK RAISES $2.X MILLION TO ACCELERATE THE DIVERSIFICATION OF ENTERTAINMENT," which, if I'm gonna be honest, is …

If You Care About Data, Change These 15 Default Privacy Settings Right Now

Say no to defaults.<p>On the Internet, the devil's in the defaults.<p>You're not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably …

A Small-Business Guide to Google Analytics (Infographic)

Don't let the platform intimidate you -- let it help you.<p>2 min read<p>Google Analytics can at first seem complicated and scary. However, once you get a few things down, you’ll be well on your way to mastering the application and growing your business.<p>Analytics and data measuring tools are incredibly …

68 percent of parents don't explain this key money concept to their kids

In general, the sooner you start having money conversations with your kids, the better. And the good news is, the majority of American parents are …

30 Websites Featuring a Horizontal Stripe Layout

One layout trend I’m sure we’ve all noticed recently is the use of full screen horizontal stripes. These horizontal sections are often identified …

Facebook Expands Its Efforts Against Revenge Porn

First piloted in Australia, the program will now roll out in Canada, the UK, and the US.<p>Just months after it was rocked by a massive privacy scandal, Facebook is offering people a chance to upload their nudes to "specially-trained representatives" in an effort to fight revenge porn.<p>On Tuesday, …

Feeling Anxious? This Simple Navy SEAL Trick Calms Your Nervous System in 5 Minutes Flat

If it works in combat, it will work for what you're going through.<p>Mark Divine is a U.S. Navy SEAL and the founder of SEALFIT, a fitness organization for those who want to push themselves to the max.<p>Divine is no stranger to stress and extreme circumstances. And there's one practice he says has risen …

Yoga

Consumer Reports Tested 73 Sunscreens, and This Formula Got a Perfect Score

When we recently asked dermatologists about the best thing to do for better skin in the future, their answer was unanimous: sunscreen. Says Tara Rao, …

One Thing I Regret Not Starting Sooner as a Photographer

What if I said there was something more useful for our photographic careers than any social network we've ever been on? With the ability to reach …

Focus on what you can control and you will win every time

“I think that everything is possible as long as you put your mind to it and you put the work and time into it. I think your mind really controls …

Rio Olympics

21 Awesome YouTube Channels Photographers Love

Today's photographers have an incredible wealth of free photography resources that help us all become better behind the lens.From eBooks and …