Shanti Christensen

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Why No One’s Reading Your Marketing Content

There’s been plenty written about how to create smart digital marketing content. But less attention gets paid to what happens after you click “publish” and whether your videos, infographics, social media posts, and other pieces of content are actually reaching the right people. According to …

10 Copywriting Tips to Drive More Engagement on Social Media

No one clicks on your links. No one comments on your posts or shares them. Why? There are a number of possible reasons, but the most likely is that …

A social media checklist for 2015

It's that time again.<p>It's time to think about what kind of pies to make for Thanksgiving. (You don't do this? Well, I do. I'm serious about pie.)<p>It's …

16 Foods Nutritionists Eat When They Want to Lose a Few Pounds

"<b>Nuts</b>—they're high in fiber, and nut eaters are generally healthier." <i>—Kristin Kirkpatrick, M.S., R.D., a wellness manager at the Cleveland Clinic Wellness Institute</i><p>"<b>Cauliflower</b>. At just 25 calories per cup, it's a calorie bargain. Plus, it's super versatile, so you can use it as a low-carb …

Science Says Lasting Relationships Come Down To 2 Basic Traits

Every day in June, the most popular wedding month of the year, about 13,000 American couples will say "I do," committing to a lifelong relationship that will be full of friendship, joy, and love that will carry them forward to their final days on this earth.<p>Except, of course, it doesn't work out …

Relationships

Key Tips for Blogging About Your Business | Inc.com

<i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>Whenever I talk to entrepreneurs about the importance of blogging, I usually get the same pained look and exasperated question: "But where am I supposed to get all that content?"<p>Many of …

Marketing

5 Types of Posts Which Always Create a Buzz

When publishing content, it’s important you write something which resonates well with your readers. There is so much content available online that …

The Diet That Can Save Your Life

What you eat can dramatically affect your chances of developing heart disease, a.k.a. the number-one killer of women in the U.S.<p>When many women think of something that could seriously threaten their health, the bogeyman often starts with a "C": cancer. But if you're going to fear anything, it …

Updated: “Alex from Target” was a stunt, one that shows the sophistication of the teen social media machine

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>It happened again. The internet, including mainstream sites from CNN to ABC, fell for viral meme #AlexFromTarget, which …

How we end up marrying the wrong people

Anyone we could marry would, of course, be a little wrong for us. It is wise to be appropriately pessimistic here. Perfection is not on the cards. …

Are you raising nice kids? A Harvard psychologist gives 5 ways to raise them to be kind

Earlier this year, I wrote about teaching empathy, and whether you are a parent who does so. The idea behind it is from Richard Weissbourd, a Harvard psychologist with the graduate school of education, who runs the Making Caring Common project, aimed to help teach kids to be kind.<p>I know, you’d …

Social Media Examiner: Social media marketing how to, research, case studies, news and more!

• By Taylor Hulyksmith<br>• April 4, 2018<p>Do you market a local business on Facebook?<p>Have you heard about the Facebook Local app?<p>In this article, you’ll</b> …

Marketing

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Infographics

Copyblogger: Words that Work for Digital Marketing and Sales

Get superior content marketing education so you can build a remarkable online presence.<p>At Copyblogger, we’ll show you how to get your message out …

Marketing

Must Read News About SEO, SEM & Search Engines

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the...<p>Contributor Kristopher Jones outlines …

The Business of Social Media

by Social Fresh on Jan 09, 2018<p>Guest post by Carrie Kerpen, CEO of Likeable Media and author of the book “Work It: Secrets for Success from the …

The Big Sweet: 50 Treats to Eat Before You Die

Pace yourself.<p><i>Click here for a printable version</i><p><b>1. Lemon cream tart at Tartine Bakery and Cafe,</b> <i>600 Guerrero St.</i><p><b>2. Alfajores from Sabores del Sur,</b></i> …

The Great Noodle Quest

When it comes to Asian noodles, I generally think I have excellent, well-informed taste. But so do the multitudes of compulsive diners in this …

Social Traffic & Navigation App

At This Zero-Waste Grocery Store, Plastic and Packaging Aren't Allowed

Although recycling and more efficient packaging-waste efforts have made a dent in the amount of garbage heading to landfills, every day the average …

The Secret To Winning An Argument Is Ridiculously Simple

The insight comes from University of Colorado psychologist Philip M. Fernbach in a paper with the telling title "Political Extremism Is Supported by an Illusion of Understanding."<p>His theory: Political extremists might be a touch less extreme if they had to <i>explain</i> just how their favored policy would …

University of Chicago

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Intelligent People Are More Likely to Use Drugs. Why?

Two major papers have found a positive correlation between high childhood IQ and adult drug use.<p>The first was published in 2011 (Intelligence across …

Stories That Matter, Actions That Count

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10 facts about infidelity

Love isn’t so much an emotion, says biological anthropologist Helen Fisher, as it is a brain system, one of three that’s related to mating and …

Experience Travel

Lifehacker

If you're going to remodel your house to try to raise its value, you should check this chart out first.

The Best Online Lectures and Talks to Boost Your Brain

If you have a little time to spare, there are tons of interesting, informative, and actually useful talks and lectures all over the web that you can …

Commuting

The anti-politics of 'Upworthy'

Upworthy says it’s not focused on elections. Really.<p>The viral media site, which curates video and content with a headline style that has become a meme in its own right, describes itself as “social media with a mission.” Since it launched in March 2012, Upworthy has drawn big traffic — about 53 …