Jamie Tieche

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The 80/20 Guide to Keyword Research Without Opening a Single Spreadsheet

There is no doubt about the importance of keyword research even in today’s search engine landscape.Targeting keywords can have a big impact on your …

How to Administer a Proper Time-Out for a Misbehaving Kid

As a disciplinary strategy, spanking is definitely out: It not only doesn’t work, but it’s associated with the same negative outcomes, to a lesser …

8 Unconventional Ways to Grow Your Instagram Following

Do you know which hashtags to avoid?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Instagram is predicted to add 26.9 million users in the U.S. by 2020. That’s far more than Facebook, Twitter or any other social platform tracked. The social network is also enjoying a higher adoption …

The Beginners Guide To Twitter

Twitter is a social media platform where users sign up and share their views, news, thoughts and even jokes using no more than 140 characters of text …

'Dirt Is Good': Why Kids Need Exposure To Germs

As a new parent, Jack Gilbert got a lot of different advice on how to properly look after his child: when to give him antibiotics or how often he should sterilize his pacifier, for example.<p>After the birth of his second child, Gilbert, a scientist who studies microbial ecosystems at the University …

Immune System

These 4 Social Media Tips Will Save Your Small Business from Failing | Inc.com

The online world is rapidly changing. Innovation that was a dream only a short time ago is now reality. As a startup or small business, ensuring that the wave of change doesn't pull you under is more important than ever.<p>Adopting a future-proof social media strategy--one that becomes your first line …

Social Media

5 effective ways of generating more leads for your business

This is, after all, the main struggle for businesses – getting seen and noticed online, and finding potential clients and customers. In this blog …

There's a new Glif in town – and it's ready to help you take stellar iPhone photos!

Quick release levers?! Portrait <i>and</i> landscape mode?! The newest Glif from Studioneat will change the way you shoot with your iPhone!TechCrunch:The new …

Mobile Photography

How to Find 50 Backlink Opportunities in Just 20 Minutes

Even if you’re not an expert SEO, you know how important backlinks are.They’re the meat and potatoes of any SEO strategy.And believe it or not, there …

53 Must-Have Features of Local Business Websites [Infographic]

If you're a small business owner, you probably wear a lot of hats. And though you're an expert in what you're selling, knowing how to set up your …

3 Awesome Reasons Why Businesses Need Social Media

Social media has revolutionized the way people do business, maybe even more so than the telephone did, way back in the day.<p>Every day, we find new and …

How to Spy on Your Competitors to Outrank Them on Google

Learn how to spy on competitors to better understand the strategy they are using to attain a high ranking on Google<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Want to hear something crazy? In 30 minutes, I can look at your competitor’s website along with your website and deploy a …

DIY Pallet Couch

Cozy outdoor furniture for enjoying the lazy days of summer is a must-have for me! One of my favorite things we’ve ever made is this Pallet Swing Bed …

10 gadgets that will do gardening and yard work for you

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. Our picks and opinions are independent from any business incentives.</i><p>It’s tough to keep your yard and gardens looking their …

Exterior Paint Colors We're Head Over Heels in Love With

Most of what we write about on Apartment Therapy has to do with what's inside your home, but today we're taking a look at your home's exterior, which …

Love animals and hard work? You could take over this Smiths Falls, Ont., farm — for free

If you love animals, are prepared to work hard and long for the bucolic lifestyle, Stephen Overbury has a proposition for you.<p>Overbury is looking for …

Small Business Focus: Growing Flower Haus, Part 1

What do you do when you leave the big city and move to a small town? You take a deep breath in and sigh, with a huge smile on your face. At least …

11 Ways to Add Curb Appeal for Under $100

Too many people ignore curb appeal until it’s time to move. Then they spruce up the place for the next residents. How does this make sense? Every …

Home Improvement

Renovation trends: Homeowners prefer a ‘backyard oasis’ that’s low maintenance

With summer rapidly approaching, some homeowners are opting to renovate their outdoor spaces and create a “backyard oasis.” Houzz, a home remodeling …

Home Ownership

10 Easy Landscaping Ideas for Your Spring Yard

As the weather warms up and new blooms fill our yards, it’s time to enjoy an outdoor project or two. We’re sharing <b>10 easy landscaping ideas</b> in …

Stop! Avoid These 4 Mistakes Before You Put Your Small Business on the Map.

While market saturation is often a deterrent for small-business hopefuls, it doesn't have to be. Here's how to compete.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Imagine you’re a first-time entrepreneur, excited about your product idea and optimistic about the state of the market …

3 Trends You Should Embrace If You Want to Grow Your Brand | Inc.com

<i>By Solomon Thimothy, president of OneIMS.</i><p>If you're an entrepreneur or have an entrepreneurial spirit, finding ways to grow your idea or business is your daily motivation. However, many entrepreneurs and business owners are hesitant to try the latest channels to market their brand.<p>I've worked with …

Turning a Lead into a Customer: a Simple Checklist

It's hard to find a good balance between asking leads the right questions and being creepy; still, you've got to try.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the world of marketing, <i>what</i> you know is just as important as <i>whom</i> you know.<p>If you don't know anything about whom you're …

Find Real Estate, Homes for Sale, Apartments & Houses for Rent - realtor.com®

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Anyone who struggles to keep their plants alive should probably buy this simple gardening tool

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon Spring is officially here, and what better way to celebrate the end of winter than by exercising your green thumb?<p>But gardening isn't …

This low-tech gravity-fed watering system is based on an ancient irrigation technique

<b>Clayola Egypt's low-tech watering setup can keep your houseplants or garden watered when you're away.</b><p>The use of unglazed terracotta pots, also known …

How "Slow Design" Can Give You the Home You Really Want

In a world where buying a new sofa can be accomplished by a couple clicks, some in the design world are resisting this fast-paced, instant …

Microfibers from clothes contaminating marine environment

Many of the developed nations have proposed regulations to ban the sale of microbeads in toiletries because of the risk they pose to aquatic and …

Pollution

How to Make Your Business Successful With Email Marketing ?

In today’s time, email accounts are possessed by almost all internet users. Email is currently the widely used communication channel between …