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The Complete Guide to Getting Started With Facebook Ads

Paid advertising on Facebook seems to be one of the most immediate ways to impact the reach of your content. Though it's not without its questions.<p>This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>Understanding how to leverage Facebook Ads is becoming a staple part of almost every social media strategy. And …

Social Media

Australia toughens property ownership laws for foreigners

In announcing the changes, conservative Prime Minister Tony Abbott said his government was in favour of foreign investment.<p>"But it does have to be the right foreign investment, in the right things, and we do need to have a foreign investment review system which encourages public confidence that the …

Real Estate

Luxury Retail, E-Commerce, Tiny Times, Kate Spade, Alibaba

The China Edit is a weekly curation of the most important fashion business news and analysis from and about the world’s largest luxury market.<p><b>"For</b> …

eCommerce

Why do Customers Fall in Love? A Valentine for an Audience of One.

Every February, millions of Americans are faced with the daunting decision of selecting just the right Valentine’s Day card for their sweethearts. Standing in front of a massive rack of greeting cards, I struggle to choose just the right card for mine, asking myself “Do I want to be funny or …

5 Social-Media Hacks to Boost Your Brand Starting Right Now

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest are slowly moving toward the concept of ecommerce integration. Savvy brands have already found creative work-arounds that make it possible to hack social media sites to fuel …

Social Media

8 Pointers for Setting a Price in Negotiations

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Setting a negotiation price is critical for entrepreneurs. After all, this one factor in negotiations can drive the profit in a deal.<p>Here are eight tips for successfully negotiating the price of your product or service:<p>1. Don’t go below …

Customers

Social Media Strategy Template: Develop Your Social Media Strategy In 60 Seconds

Jumping onto Facebook is easy . . .<p>Developing a strategy to reach your goals using Facebook (or any other social network) <i>is hard</i>.<p>And what if Facebook …

5 Ways to Write Your Way to a Killer Brand

A professional blog on your website is just the beginning to building your personal brand, and attracting new subscribers. Creating unique and fresh …

Email Marketing Startup Iterable Raises $1.2M

Iterable has raised $1.2 million for what it says is a comprehensive platform for email marketing.<p>CEO Justin Zhu told me that he came from Twitter, while his co-founder Andrew Boni came from Google. At both companies, they saw the impact that email marketing can make, but they also saw some of the …

Marketing

Top 10 Social Media Blogs: The 2015 Winners!

Are you looking for some good social media blogs to read? Look no further!<p>Our sixth-annual social media blog contest generated over <i>600 nominations</i>.<p>A …

15 Resources to Create Images for Social Media

Do you post images on social media?<p>Would you like to create attractive images to share?<p>When creating images for social media, quality makes a …

6 Timeless Strategies That Drive Successful Entrepreneurship

Adhere to these key principles to build a high-growth company amid changing circumstances.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today’s ever changing business climate, an entrepreneur can easily become overwhelmed. It’s vital, though, to stay focused on your goals for the …

Entrepreneurship

How to talk to anyone at a networking event

The only problem is you've never met any of these people before, and you're terrified of making an awkward first impression.<p>First of all, lighten up, says master networker Jon Levy, and take comfort in knowing there are tactics you can use to make your next networking event not only worth your time …

Networking

36 Tools and Tips for Social Media Marketers

Are you a busy social media marketer?<p>Do you want to find more tools and tips to do your job even better?<p>Marketers are always looking for useful …

How to Get People to Do What You Want

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>LinkedIn Influencer, Colin Shaw, published this post originally on LinkedIn.</i><p>My mum always told me, “You can catch more flies with honey than you can vinegar.” In other words, people respond better to rewards than punishments. As a leader …

Customers

When to Check on Your Marketing Metrics: A Simple Guide

How to Use Facebook Graph Search to Improve Your Marketing

Are you looking for new ways to grow a following on Facebook?<p>Do you want to see how your competitors are engaging with the same audience?<p>Marketers …

Independent Retailer? Here's How You Can Step Up Your Game to Compete With Big Box Stores

Like it or not, if you’re a small business owner you will have to compete against big box merchants. Whether it’s Walmart, Target, Macy's, Bed, Bath and Beyond or Ikea, you’re store is bound to battle retailers larger than life – so to speak – or at the very least, with larger budgets and more …

6 Ways To Supercharge Your Search Engine Rankings In 2015

As we approach new digital marketing campaigns for 2015, let’s review the best practices as defined by the leading search engines to help your local business rank within the search results.<p>There are many different localized organic factors which effect ranking, they can be broken down into the …

10 Effective Content Marketing Strategies To Be Successful In Social Media

Probably what Bill Gates claimed back in 1996 still holds valid for the digital industry – Content is King; and it will reign for years to come. But …

4 Instagram Power Tips For Personal Brands

Having a well-planned social media strategy is an important part of building your personal brand online. Leveraging each network to its fullest …

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8 Ways to Improve Customer Relationships With Social Media

Shares 4K<p>Do you tell your fans how much you value them?<p>Are you looking for new ways to say thank you on social media?<p>Give and take is part of any …

How to Ignite Brand Personality into your Social

Social media is full of noise. This is not going away anytime soon. In a crowded playing field brands have to be able to cut through the noise if …

Marketing

Minimum Viable Marketing for Startups

So you launched your startup. Congratulations. Now the hard work starts.<p>You’re busy, really busy, working on the product, building your team, finding …

8 Ways to Become a Better Storyteller Through Social Media

While social media platforms have afforded us convenience in the line of communication, storytelling remains one of the most powerful tools to engage …

3 Ways to Use Social Media to Build Rapport With Your Customers

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>These days, prospects and customers have more information thrown at them than ever before. From phone calls and snail mail to emails and social channels like LinkedIn and Twitter, each new way for a person to initiate contact makes it …

Social Media