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Blockchain Is the Future, But It's Confusing. Here's an Explanation in Plain English

Blockchain. If you're like me a year ago, the mere mention might make you go "huh?"<p>Blockchain. If you're like me a year ago, the mere mention might make you go "huh?"<p>You keep hearing the word and it isn't going away. You admit defeat of your lack of knowledge and find yourself Googling "What is …

Blockchain

How to 24X Your LinkedIn Post Views in a Single Day

If you’re not getting views on your LinkedIn posts, you’re losing business.How do I know that?80% of B2B leads come from LinkedIn.That means if your …

3 Stocks That Are Soaring Because of Bitcoin

Benefiting from the boom (or bubble).<p>Bitcoin has been on a breathtaking ride this year, with the cryptocurrency soaring a remarkable 1,432%—and …

Cameron Winklevoss Says Bitcoin Will Go 20 Times Higher

The long-time Bitcoin investor thinks it’s “a gold disruptor.”<p>(Bloomberg) Cameron Winklevoss, thought to be one of the largest holders of bitcoin, …

Interest in Bitcoin Is Spreading ‘Like a Contagion,’ Says Nobel-Winning Economist Who Predicted the Housing Bubble

He also called for increased regulation.<p>Earlier this year, Nobel-winning Yale economist Robert Shiller called Bitcoin “the best example” of a …

Warren Buffett Just Ripped Cryptocurrency to Shreds

'They will come to a bad ending.'<p>Warren Buffett does not know when prices for Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies will crash, but the billionaire …

Meet Stellar, the Cryptocurrency Poised to Be the Next Bitcoin and Ripple

Stellar is like Bitcoin for business.<p>Want to know how a cryptocurrency suddenly gets hot?<p>Based on recent history, it’s actually quite simple: Have a …

Meet Litecoin, a Faster Bitcoin That Gamers Love

Inside the world's sixth-largest cryptocurrency<p>Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency, but as the first iteration of a revolutionary idea, it was born …

The 10 Most Commonly Googled Questions About Bitcoin—Answered

From what it is to how to mine for it.<p>The whole world seems to be talking about Bitcoin these days, but not everyone knows exactly what it is or how …

Starbucks Chairman Says Cryptocurrency Will Be Big — Just Not Bitcoin

Schultz said that Starbucks is positioned to take advantage of cryptocurrency<p>Starbucks Corp. Chairman Howard Schultz said he believes digital …

'Safer' Ways to Own Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies

Hack-proof your cryptocoins<p>Greed turned to fear in the cryptocurrency markets this week, following what was believed to be the largest theft of …

Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Plunged $100 Billion in One Day. Here's What Happened

Has the bubble finally burst?<p>The cryptocurrency market, long described as a bubble that’s bound to pop, is crashing hard this week. Several …

2 Economists Just Eviscerated Bitcoin, Saying It Should Be Trading at $20

That value is based on its demand as a vehicle of exchange.<p>Bitcoin reached its lowest point in more than two months Thursday, but two economists …

Cryptocurrencies Are Like Ponzi Schemes, World Bank Chief Says

“It’s still not really clear how it’s going to work.”<p>The head of the World Bank compared cryptocurrencies to “Ponzi schemes,” the latest financial …

'Shark Tank' Investor Robert Herjavec Has a Bold Prediction for the Future of Cryptocurrency

Listen up.<p>Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have had a rough start to 2018—but they’re not disappearing anytime soon, says <i>Shark Tank</i> investor and …

Here's Why Bitcoin's 30% Rebound May Be Doomed

It has a "supply" problem.<p>The last few days have been pretty good for Bitcoin.<p>While all eyes have been fixated on the wild swings in the stock …

A Cryptocurrency Pioneer Just Issued a Huge Word of Caution for Investors

The co-founder of Ethereum has some advice.<p>The wild swings in the value of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies lately should reinforce the idea that …

5 Simple Ways to Hack Instagram Marketing

The social network is a marketer's dream, but it's filled with clutter. Use these creative ways to cut through the noise.<p>It's no secret that Instagram can be an invaluable tool for small-business owners, but standing out on a platform with more than 500 million daily active users is a challenge, to …

13 Best Content Marketing Newsletters in 2018

The content marketing newsletters that every content marketer needs now.<p>Gaining traction in content marketing is getting harder and harder every year.<p>…

How BuzzFeed's Tasty Turns Content Marketing on Its Head

When was the last time you looked up the safe minimum internal temperature for chicken? Same. Me neither. But no need with tools like the Tasty One …

How to Discover and Create Content That Your Audience Craves (and Grow Your Following)

There are times when we all run out of content ideas.<p>I’ve been in this situation many times myself — feeling unsure about what content to create and …

More Diverse Executive Teams Create Higher Returns for Investors: Study

The numbers don't lie: it pays to have a diverse set of executives in the C-suite and on boards.<p>Companies with high Environmental, Social and …

Bank of America

Philippine Bank Supervisor Takes Aim at Male-Dominated Boards

The Philippine central bank’s female deputy in charge of supervising the nation’s lenders has a message for their chief executives: Get more women …

GM is using nudge theory to help retain the women it hires

For years, General Motors invited women to join its employee resources group, GM Women, when they joined the company. Now the automaker is trying a new strategy: It’s enrolling them automatically, and requiring the women to opt out if they don’t want to belong.<p>The change, which was introduced at …

General Motors

How To Measure Your Facebook ROI

Nothing will move your social media marketing campaign further down the field than a strategy informed by solid numbers, and no single barometer tells you more than ROI. Why? Because you not only want to know whether your Facebook marketing campaign is generating buzz and drawing paying customers — …

Social Media

The 9 Biggest Instagram Trends Marketers Must Know For 2018

<i>For the latest influencer marketing news, resources, and case</i> studies, <i>subscribe to our weekly newsletter.</i><p>The 9 Biggest Instagram Trends Shaping …

Public Relations

The State of Social Media 2018

What makes the world go round today? Some say money. Others say love. But many would point to social media. And who would argue, considering that we …

University of Florida

The Adobe digital report predicts AI will come of age in 2018

A survey of 13,000 marketing, creative and technology professionals conducted by Adobe has distilled the key digital and technology trends which look …

Seven Considerations for Your New Business's Social Media Strategy

So you started a new business. Congratulations!<p>Now comes the hard work: marketing and promotion.<p>You know you need to be on social media, but you have …

Marketing

Why Facebook Messenger Will Dominate 2018

When Facebook released Messenger in 2011, most people weren’t aware of the capabilities and benefits it would eventually have. Fast-forward to 2017: …