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Wix Introduces Lightboxes to Grab Customer Attention

An ecommerce website is just like a retail store, with some items getting more attention than others. In the store, this is usually achieved through …

4 Simple Ways to Work Anywhere and Accomplish Everything

By now we all know that it's possible to work more or less anywhere we want using our smartphones. We're used to that, and we're actually pretty good at it. But it's not enough to simply keep our businesses operating while we're on the go. We want the ability to rule our empires directly from our …

LIDAR data turned into fantastic 3D printed 3D map of central London

Jun 23, 2016 | By Alec<p>There’s a lot more free 3D data available than most people are aware of, even of some of the world’s largest cities. Among them …

Startups: You’re Wasting Your Time

Founders: chances are you’re wasting your time on a few consistent things and might not know it. Opportunities abound, but most are thinly veiled …

Startups

How To Start A Business From Scratch

If you had told me at the age of 15, when I was given a video camera for my birthday to film my friends rapping, that my passion for music would …

The Netflix Travel Documentaries You Need to Watch Now

Sometimes a spot of television is all that's needed to help stoke even the most dormant of wanderlust.<p>While Netflix, the popular video-streaming …

Living On One Dollar - Living On One

Watch The Trailer<p>Living on One Dollar is a film and journey that follows our own experience living on $1 a day for two months in rural …

World's Best Islands for Beaches and Natural Attractions

Sun, sand, and magnificent scenery: the allure of an island getaway is timeless.<p>“Your camera can’t capture all the hues of blue and green in the …

How to Write a Small Business Marketing Plan

Starting a small business takes grit, passion, determination, and focus. Coming up with an idea that is profitable and fills a market need is no …

Marketing

Sightline Maps: See the world in a new way!

***OFFERING UPDATE***<p>We have received a lot of questions about what happens to the subscriptions after the first year. After many conversations with …

MIT Figured Out How to Make Cheap 3D Scanners 1,000 Times Better

Scientists developed pretty good 3D-imaging technology a while ago. They’ve also developed cheap 3D-imaging technology. Good <i>and</i> cheap has always been …

This Kickstarter Campaign is 3D Printing Tokyo in 100 Pieces

Have you ever wanted to look over an entire city from the comfort of your own desk? Do you have a sentimental relationship with the city of Tokyo? If …

Miniature

This Company Does 3D Printing at a Speed No One Else Can Match

In this gleaming lab in Redwood City, Calif., the first thing you notice is the burnt smell in the air. The next thing you notice is the whirring …

How to Effectively Sell Using Social Media and Content Marketing

RazorSocial CEO and founder Ian Cleary has a special formula for driving traffic to your website.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Kate Volman meets with RazorSocial CEO and founder Ian Cleary to discuss social media and content …

pricing & quality

How to Make Your First Ecommerce Sale (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Successfully selling products online isn’t a set-it-and-forget-it sprint. It’s more like a marathon.<p>Setting up a competitive, lasting ecommerce business is typically a lengthy, multi-step process. Plenty of patience, planning and training …

5 Steps to Carving Out a Niche Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are many strategies you can employ to get ahead of your competition, and these are often based around offering a better service or product than your competitors. While you should always strive to offer high-quality products and …

An Interview With William Gibson, Author Of The Future

William Gibson didn’t invent the Web but he gave us the language we use to describe it. His original Sprawl trilogy defined the buzz of the dot-com days and led the futurist charge in media including inspiring Wired, Mondo 2000, and much of the <i>Matrix</i> trilogy. Fast forward to his Bridge trilogy and …

HP Roars Into 3-D Printing

Why HP's 3D Printing Technology is Amazing, What the Future Holds, and Where Their Competitors Stand

Over the past year or so, the tech geeks of the world have been pondering exactly what Hewlett Packard had up their sleeves in the development of …

Changing The Rules Of E-Commerce

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Tim Chang leads the consumer investing team at Mayfield. Massdrop, Poshmark and Kiwi Crate are Mayfield investments.</i><p>In late summer, Mayfield and CRV co-hosted a dinner for entrepreneurs at e-commerce 2.0 companies, including Brit& Co, Dolls Kill, Dropship, Indiegogo, Kiwi Crate, …

5 Ways I Used a Reverse Book Club to Write a Bestseller

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Much like starting a business, writing a book is a huge gamble. The chances of getting an agent or signing a book deal with a major publisher are minuscule. As an entrepreneur, I learned a long time ago that gambling is a dangerous way to …

11 Reasons Why Your Website Doesn't Sell

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A well-designed website organically grows a company's business and reinforces branding.<p>A study by Nielsen Norman Group found that users stay on a website for an average of 10 to 20 seconds. Visitors hang around longer only if they find …

14 Amazingly Free Stock Photo Websites

CEO of Plato Web Design<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you've ever tried searching for free stock photos on the Internet, you probably know what a ridiculous hassle it can be.<p>As a general rule, free stock photos are extremely difficult to find. A huge portion of the …

How to Design the Best Website Possible (Infographic) | Inc.com

Designing a website that will really pop with visitors is a juggling act that requires equal attention to appearance and functionality.<p>Your goal should be to create a polished layout that is both intuitive and visually compelling. When drawing inspiration for the design of your site, it's a good …

20 Places to Find the Best Free Stock Photos

You're reading 20 Places to Find the Best Free Stock Photos, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

Web Design

Become Search Engine Smart By Reading "SEO Like I'm 5"

I’ll bet you want more traffic to your website. I know I do. Because more of the right traffic means more potential customers and more of the right …