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10 Snapchat Brands That Are Doing It Right

Here are a few brands on Snapchat that are taking branding to the next level to promote their companies.<p>If you're older than 30, Snapchat might have felt at first like something you could ignore. All the people you knew were on Facebook. All the people you wanted to know were on Twitter. All the …

ABC Cancels 'Of Kings and Prophets'; PTC Celebrates Show's 'Epic Failure'

After only two episodes, the ABC television network has cancelled its biblical drama "Of Kings and Prophets," much to the delight of the Parents …

ABC

Google’s new mobile pages will also be a revolution for advertising

<i>Beyond content, Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages also impact mobile advertising. Next summer, we might see the first “AMPlified” advertising campaigns. For ads, converting to the new AMP system is a complicated task given the ecosystem’s diversity and conservatism. This is an opportunity for</i> …

Digital Advertising

What a Los Angeles schoolteacher told President Obama

It’s not every day that a Los Angeles public school teacher meets the president.<p>That’s how Bootsie Battle Holt, the math department chair and a seventh- and eighth-grade teacher at Marina del Rey Middle School, spent Monday. Battle Holt is a member of Teach Plus, a national nonprofit group that …

Education

Becoming a Wise Investor — Part 3 of 3

By Janice Thompson<p>In last month’s article, I took you to Investment Street, Anytown USA, and gave you the first five questions to consider before …

Investing

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Someone Invented The Perfect Desk For Napping (Aka George Costanza's Sleeping Desk)

Health<p>Someone Invented The Perfect Desk For Napping (Aka George Costanza’s Sleeping Desk)<p>Will Schuerman ·1 year ago<p>NL Studio<p>Remember that Seinfeld …

Sleep

Big Brands Got 105% More Twitter Engagement During Q4

Big brands are evidently getting much better at Twitter.<p>The social analytics player Simply Measured today said total engagement for marketers jumped …

'Not Everyone Is Cut Out For Entrepreneurism': Another Business Lie

I sympathize with anyone who says “I’m just not the entrepreneurial type!” but it’s too bad, because we all have to find our inner entrepreneurs now. The old working world is gone. You can’t hand over the reins for your career to your boss. That is not an option anymore. Job tenures are becoming …

Communication Skills

How to Blog with Consistency

This page is specifically designed for the attendees of Social Media Marketing World 2015 on March 26, 2015. I created it as a repository for my …

Social Media Marketing

25 Predictions For What Marketing Will Look Like In 2020

Elite players–members of the Most Innovative Companies list–representing key marketing constituencies give us their educated predictions on how the brand landscape will evolve in 5 years.<p>Just as technology and consumer behavior will evolve in unpredictable ways between now and 2020, the ways …

Marketing

The Idea Room

I love this soup at Olive Garden! I am so excited that I can make this copycat recipe at home .........and in the slow cooker! …

45 Ground Meat Recipes for Simple, Comforting Dinners

These 45 ground meat recipes will take you all through fall, so break out your favorite wooden spoon and get to it.<p><b>Ground meat can provide a ton of flavor to quick dinners and slow-cooked meals alike.</b> Whether you're in the mood for a longer project like lasagna bolognese or just want to make some …

Cooking

6 Creative Ways to Use Embedded Facebook Posts

Shares 4K<p>Would you like more people to see your Facebook posts?<p>Have you used Facebook’s new feature to embed posts on your website or blog?<p>Embedding …

Infographics

7 Ways to Use SlideShare for Your Business

If you <b>choose a popular topic related to your business</b> and <b>design an appealing (and useful) presentation</b> to upload to SlideShare, you’re very likely to …

6 Irish Whiskey Cocktail Recipes for St. Patrick's Day

We're guessing your St. Patrick's Day memories are like ours...a little hazy. There was that time we tried to visit every single Irish bar in NYC for a pint of Guinness (<i>some</i> of us might have skipped work the next day), and that year when many, many shots of Jameson before dinner seemed like a good …

Giola Lagoon Is Epically Beautiful And Crazy Cool To Swim In

In the northern Greek island of Thassos near the village of Astris sits this completely fabulous looking natural pool called Giola Lagoon.<p>The lagoon water is warmer than that of the Aegean, over which it looks, and it's kinda a pain to get to, but it looks so so worth it.<p>Yea, we can't wait for …

Best Spring Trips 2014

Vibrant spring blooms in the northern hemisphere and dazzling autumn displays in the southern make this the perfect season to get outside and walk, hike, or take a scenic drive. Use our editors' list of 10 best spring trip destinations as the launching pad for an active—and colorful—spring getaway. …

Travel Photography

What Not to Do in Times Square

Dear tourists in Times Square: I want to thank you for coming and supporting our theaters, restaurants, and stores—and commend you for braving the chaotic epicenter of New York City tourism. Now could you please get out of my way?<p>Dear Tourists in Times Square:<p>There are a whopping 350,000 of you</i> …

How to Find Great Content to Share on Twitter

Shares 6K<p>What content are you sharing on Twitter?<p>Do you struggle to <b>find interesting, relevant things to tweet about</b> every day?<p>In this post, I’ll show …

Infographics

Mandela: The Miracle Maker

The extraordinary life of the man who liberated South Africa—and then kept the country from falling apart.<p>Nelson Mandela, who died December 5, …

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20 Things I Will Not Regret Doing With My Kids

<b>1. Tucking them into bed at night.</b> Someday, they'll be too big and I won't get that moment back. Saying goodnight, pulling up the covers and kissing their heads is a gift.<p><b>2. Telling them I love them.</b> Start this when they're young. "I love you" is a powerful three-word phrase that matters.<p><b>3.</b> …

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2013

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, founded in 1964, is an annual international showcase of the very best in nature photography. Owned by the Natural History Museum and BBC Worldwide, the contest includes 18 individual categories, ranging from birds and mammals to "Creative Visions" …

Tears of a Cheetah

How to Set Up a Facebook Page for Business

Shares 6K<p>Have you decided that it’s time to create a Facebook Page for your business?<p>Wondering exactly how to get your Page started the right …

Personal Information

Searchable History of All Tweets: This Week in Social Media

Shares 2K<p>Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news. To help you <b>stay up to date with social media</b>, here are some of the news …

Infographics

Introducing the Flipboard Magazines Blog

Inside Flipboard / August 13, 2013<p>We’re rolling out a new blog this week. It’s called Flipboard Magazines, and it’s dedicated exclusively to …