Ron Sela

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FDA expands use of AstraZeneca/Merck ovarian cancer drug

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday expanded the use of Lynparza, sold by AstraZeneca Plc and Merck & Co Inc, to include ongoing treatment of patients with recurrent ovarian cancer who have responded to platinum-based chemotherapy.<p>The agency also approved a new two-tablet …

Cancer

Instagram adds a new creative way to reply to a photo or story

Instagram inception, here we come. If somebody sends you a photo or video in a private conversation on Instagram, the app will now let you play around with the original photo so that you can reply in a creative way and keep the context of the conversation.<p>If you receive a photo or video, there’s …

Instagram

4 Tools to Make You a Content Curating Master

Content curation provides a direct path to thought leadership for brands and individuals. As you curate and share high-quality content, you’ll …

Digital Marketing

What You Can Learn from the Best 6 Lead Magnet Tools

Lead magnets come in all shapes and sizes.<p>But only a few stand out from the rest.<p>It seems like every single website has a treasure trove of e-books, …

Digital Marketing

Growth Hacking: Strategies Learned Studying 77 Big Name Brands

Starting a business is hard.<p>Finding your first customers is even harder.<p>Every day companies with kick ass products fail. Why?<p>Lot of reasons. …

Startups

Hacking Price: Finding the Sweet Spot for Growth

How to price a product or service is a classic marketing challenge. But as with so much else in the cloud economy, businesses can be profoundly more …

Growth Hacking

6 Crazy Effective Growth Hacks for Your Next Content Marketing Campaign

Content marketing campaigns have many names, but only one goal: company growth.<p>If you’ve ever been to Disneyland, then you have probably had the misfortune of experiencing the ride <i>It’s a Small World</i>. While it may have taken you days of agony and despair to remove that oddly catchy tune from your …

Digital Marketing

Using Digital Influencers to Drive Shopper Marketing Strategy

The average shopper spends 79 days researching a new purchase, with 80 percent of that research starting online, usually with social media.<p>Because of …

Marketing

10 Irresistible Lead Magnet Ideas To Grow Your Email List

Email is still one of the most powerful and valuable assets of any online business. Any blog or business that is trying to market or move products …

Digital Marketing

Lee Odden Shares Ways to Supercharge Your Content with Influencer Marketing

Sitting across the aisle from a renowned digital marketing strategist and speaker on a daily basis has tendency to allow you to take for granted the …

Digital Marketing

Beware Being Cheated by Fake Influencers

While many brands generate excellent results through influencer marketing, some have been scammed by fake influencers. Companies may pay top …

Influencer Marketing

Why Facebook Just Eradicated Influencer Marketing As We Know It

Today Facebook silently announced that brands now have the ability to seamlessly drive targeted paid media support behind 3rd party influencer …

Marketing

8 Ways to Create an Instagram Campaign That Will Blow Up Your Brand

Do you want to start an Instagram campaign?<p>If so, you need to do it right.<p>Instagram is an exciting platform, and it’s one of the fastest growing out …

Marketing

How to become an Instagram sensation

With more than 9.5 million followers on Instagram, Jeremy Jauncey's Beautiful Destinations inspires world travel. Here, the globetrotting digital …

iPhoneography

30+ Free Instagram Tools to Help You Grow Your Following

More than 700 million people use Instagram and 400 million of those users check the app daily.<p>With such a large audience, and some incredibly …

Social Media Marketing

How Blogging Will Benefit Your Mompreneur Business

When I tell people I am a blogger one of the first things they usually ask is what exactly is it that I do, along with how do I make money by …

Digital Marketing

A Cancer Conundrum: Too Many Drug Trials, Too Few Patients

With the arrival of two revolutionary treatment strategies, immunotherapy and personalized medicine, cancer researchers have found new hope — and a problem that is perhaps unprecedented in medical research.<p>There are too many experimental cancer drugs in too many clinical trials, and not enough …

Cancer

The Future Of Sales Is Coming: How To Prepare For AI Adoption

The future of sales is at our doorstep — artificial intelligence.<p>AI is quickly becoming more powerful — and it’s starting to change the way we live …

The Consequences of Taking a Break from Blogging: A Case Study

I’m going to provide full disclosure. I paused blogging for an entire month, but I don’t regret it.<p>I want to take this time to share my story with …

Productivity

Content Marketing, Blogging, And SEO

My own little small-sample case study.<p>Blogging is big business, and Google thinks so, too. Rand Fishkin of Moz has a series of YouTube video I highly …

Digital Marketing

8 Ways Intelligent Marketers Use Artificial Intelligence

Every day your team postpones using innovative AI-powered solutions in your content marketing, you’re losing competitive edge.<p>If this sounded a bit …

Digital Marketing

Faqbot wants to eliminate the old FAQ pages with chatbots

French teenager Mathis André had been tinkering around building websites when he dropped out of school at the age of 16 before eventually becoming …

Chatbots

Build an arcade-style hoops game with Arduino and LEGO

You may be familiar with “Pop-A-Shot” at arcades and amusement parks, which allows you to shoot baskets at a hoop for fun and prizes. Maker Cory …

Lego

Another Arduino Compatible? This Time, It’s A Sony

When it comes to microcontroller development boards, we have a plethora of choices at our disposal. Each has its strengths and weaknesses, be they …

Arduino

Audiolux One Makes Creating Sounds Reactive LED Systems Easy (video)

Musicians, developers or hobbyists looking to transform sound into light may be interested in a new piece of hardware which is being created by …

Kickstarter

5 Ways to Land Media Coverage for Your Startup Without Hiring a PR Firm

Make friends with journalists, and have a story to tell.<p>Public relations firms can be essential partners in the success of your business. A good firm will help you position yourself in the market, create powerful brand stories and connect you with the right media outlets to increase the exposure of …

Public Relations

Analytics for Bloggers: What You Need to Know

Whether you write for yourself or you’re a hired gun, you need to answer a basic question: is your blog successful?<p>The only way to determine the …

Digital Marketing

5 ways to balance technical & non-technical SEO

In SEO’s earlier days, technical SEO was largely about coding. For a fun throwback, check out this 2008 SEL article on search-friendly code by …

SEO

Why Oversimplifying SEO Is Dangerous

Google gets more complex and sophisticated with each passing year, and yet many still want to believe that there are “magic bullet” hacks or tricks …

SEO

Why CEOs Should Steer Clear of Social Media

By<p>Bruce Nolop<p>Bruce Nolop<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p><i>Bruce Nolop is the former chief financial officer of Pitney Bowes and E*Trade FinancialCorp, and the author of “The Essential CFO: A Corporate Finance Playbook.”</i><p>If you Google “CEO use of social media,” you will see a cavalcade of articles that …

Leadership