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Want To Make Money With Your Data? Do This First.

Businesses that have enjoyed the greatest success in the internet era, such as Amazon, ebay and Netflix, have something in common. They were built from the ground up as data-driven organizations. Yet many business people still look at data as a cost center, just something to be stored, rather than …

How To Create Content People Love

Over the past few years we’ve seen a fundamental shift in the way we create, consume and share content. Every single day:• <b>4.5 billion pieces of</b> …

Keeping track? Cloud software reshapes project management

Attention, stressed-out project managers of the world. Two of the most visible collaboration software companies trying to solve the perennial …

Negotiation app lets customers haggle for money off their lunch

Add / Remove Every restaurant has its busy and quiet periods, but a new reservation app called Requested wants to help eateries and bars fill their …

Instacart

The San Francisco-based company provides grocery delivery services to anyone with a credit card and an email address. Founded by Apoorva Mehta and Max Mullen, the company raised $44 million in June 2014 in a round led by Andreessen Horowitz and another $210+ at the close of the year. Latest figures …

Andreessen Horowitz

Google Earth Pro Is Now Available For Free

Today Google has announced that Google Earth Pro is now available for free. Google Earth Pro used to cost $399 per year. Google Earth is a geospatial software application that displays a virtual globe, which offers the ability to analyze and capture geographical data. Google Earth was created after …

Google Earth

The Philosophy of a Hashtag Strategy

Do you have a hashtag strategy? While there’s nothing wrong with casually using a hashtag, having a solid strategy behind your hashtag can bring real …

The App Store makes more money than Hollywood

Hollywood has long been the sparkling gem of entertainment in the U.S., but when it comes to making money, Apple is schooling the entertainment industry on how to bring in the cash with the App Store.<p>In 2014, iOS app developers earned more than Hollywood did from U.S. box office revenues, reports …

The Future Of Work

This report uncovers major themes, key trends and opportunities to help you grow your business and progress your career into the future. Available in …

The 10 Things You Need To Know In Advertising Today

<b>1. UK supermarket Sainsbury's has just released a Christmas commercial that blows the usually-triumphant John Lewis festive spot out of the water.</b> The Sainsbury's Christmas ad retells the true story of troops holding a truce, exchanging gifts and playing football on Christmas Day 1914, during World …

10 Essential SEO Terms You Should Know

New to SEO? Understand the lingo with these 10 fundamental SEO terms.<p>If you're new to SEO, you'll find that the terminology is a language all on its …

Engines

The Hour of Code 2014 - WORLDWIDE

How Marketers Are Mining Your Selfies for Data

Chances are when you post a selfie to Instagram or Flickr, you're not thinking about giving marketers valuable data. But The Wall Street Journal …

Social Media

Comedy club charges customers per laugh

Spain’s Teatreneu has trialled a system that uses facial recognition to track audience responses and charges them according to how much they enjoyed …

A Harvard Researcher Explains How Happiness Leads To Success

But everything you read probably sounds like a lot of work. Isn't there a scientifically proven method that's a little more… fun? There is.<p>Shawn Achor is the bestselling author of "The Happiness Advantage" and for years at Harvard he studied exactly that: happiness.<p>He gave an extremely popular …

6 Subject Line Essentials for Your Next Email Campaign

Here's how to get a better email open rate and catch your subscribers' attention in a cluttered inbox.<p>You have an awesome email marketing campaign queued up promoting your great offer, and now you're ready to send it to everyone on your subscriber list. You read it over one more time, and nervously …

Marketing

Google reports surveillance requests keep rising, up 250 percent in US since 2009

The bad news is that the U.S. government is asking for more data than ever about Google users, and a growing number of other places are getting the …

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The Week in Review: Celebrity Images Hacked

Over 100 stars were exposed in the latest round of photo leaks to hit the Internet, this time revealing nude or nearly nude images of household …

Freelancers, Here's How To Save, Pay Down Debt, Retire And Splurge

<i>This is the third in a series of articles on managing your finances as a freelancer. Read part 1, on</i> <i>budgeting for freelancers</i><i>, part 2, on</i> <i>taxes for freelancers</i><i>, and part 4, on ways to protect and structure your business.</i><p>If you’re a freelancer, you’re probably already well aware that you lack much of …

Minimalist Perpetual Calendar Displays Designs that Could Last a Lifetime

Nava Design features artists who alter the way we visualize time<p>Eternal and time are two words we rarely associate simultaneously with our daily, …

Find guidelines

Hey friend, do you wanna add a guideline ? Not a problem, just send me some information and I'll do the rest:<p>Name of the brand<br>• URL of the brand's …

Twitter Tips for Beginners: Everything I Wish I Knew About Twitter When I Started

<i>This post originally published on March 17, 2014. We’ve updated it here with the latest information, images, and resources.</i><p>Before I joined Buffer, I …

FlipBooKit Moto

Now here’s a cool crafty project for a rainy weekend: FlipbooKit Moto! The laser cut kit can be assembled with simple hand tools (you’ll just need a …

Behance

Behance

Web Design: Flat Layouts

Lately we've seen the uprise of a design trend that is simply fantastic. Being quite simple, the flat design actually adds up to the aesthetics of …

Web Design