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18 Effective Ways to Grow Your Business with Facebook

With over 2.13 billion active monthly users worldwide, Facebook remains the most popular social media platform year after year. And while the …

Marketing

Perpetual Traffic: Episode 144: Why This is Still the Best Time to Be a Facebook Marketer (Plus… Insights from Facebook’s NYC Office)

No doubt about it, Cambridge Analytica has changed things for Facebook marketers.<p>There’s a media storm, Mark Zuckerberg is appearing before Congress, …

Marketing

7 User Engagement Metrics That Influence SEO

Would you like more traffic to your website?<p>Of course you do. I have yet to meet a business owner who doesn’t.<p>And yet, most small business owners aren’t doing any search engine optimization for their websites. Only 28% of them – about one out of every four – do any search engine optimization at all.<p>…

SEO

How to Grow Email Lists Through Social Media Marketing

Want to boost your company's exposure? Here are seven ways to build and grow your email list using social media.<p>When Facebook opened to the public in …

Five Tips For Generating Facebook Video Ideas That Your Audience Will Love

You know that the best way to reach your audience on Facebook is through video. You’ve probably heard the statistics, like the one that says that by 2020, 80% of all internet traffic will be video. Video is huge, but the question is: How do you constantly come up with new, engaging content?<p>This is …

Marketing

95 Simple Ways to Generate Massive Amounts of Website Traffic

rawpixel / PixabayI’ve put this comprehensive article together to help you cut through the marketing hype and crap that’s all over the social media …

Marketing

I earn $950 an hour writing from my couch — here are my best tips for people who want to work for themselves

People are intrigued when I say I'm a writer: "Ooooh, novels? TV shows? Anything I know?"<p>When I explain that I have a blog and a copywriting business, they say, "Cool!" but sometimes, their eyes mist with pity. They offer to help me find work. They picture me living in a water-stained basement …

Time I

15 Ways to Optimize Your Instagram Profile

Instagram is ideal for brands but making your profile the best it can be requires patience and lots of tweaking.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In 2017, Instagram added an additional 100 million users to their platform and there are no signs of slowed growth in 2018. …

Marketing

How To Use Hosting Contests On Social Media

Hosting Contests on Social Media is a Great Way to Increase Brand Engagement<p>The most beautiful aspect of social media is the ability of users to …

Marketing
Marketing

Top 25 Social Media Tools For Marketers

With today’s society becoming more connected and more reliant on the internet, business ties are increasing being forged online rather than in a boardroom. Nowadays, most brands have at least one online presence, and most have several.<p>Social platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat …

Marketing

Want to be popular on Instagram? Follow these five steps

The craze of social media is such that people nowadays have become more comfortable in sharing their thoughts, lifestyle and interests with the …

Marketing

Social Media Marketing: 8 tactics to measure and improve Facebook results

by Adam T. Sutton, Senior Reporter, MarketingSherpa<p>Facebook is the top social media platform used by marketers. According to the MarketingSherpa <i>2011</i> …

Marketing

How Brands Can Take Advantage of Instagram Stories

Once Instagram launched Stories in August 2016, the feature spread like wildfire. As of November 2017, Instagram Stories topped 300 million daily …

Marketing

Rock your Business Instagram with 7 smart tactics

<i>Focus on how to Be Social, not on how to Do Social.</i><p><i>– Jay Baer, Internet pioneer, entrepreneur, and NYT best-selling author</i><p>Instagram is Free. Let’s …

Marketing

12 Free Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Facebook Page

Posted at 11:25h in Facebook by Jessica Miller<p>Shares 106<p>Your fancy new Facebook page is ready for the world to see. Now you want to know:<p><b>What do you</b> …

Marketing

You Can Create a 6-Figure Business With These 8 Simple Steps

One of the most important things for entrepreneurs to figure out once they start a business is how to make money. Not just a few hundreds every now and then, but a six-figure revenue consistently.<p>I recently spoke to Jenn Scalia who’s been able to do just that. She’s an online visibility coach and …

Marketing

How to Generate Leads for Your Business Using Content

<i>(Editor’s note: This post originally appeared on the Shopify Partners blog. Read the original post here.)</i>Whether you’re an affiliate marketer, web …

Marketing

4 Ways Facebook Ads Can Boost Your Small Business | Inc.com

In the startup realm, there is only one constant: change.<p>I recall with one startup many years ago, we took advantage of radio ads which, at the time, were very common. Yet our ads didn't yield the results I was expecting. We found soon after that the audience we were trying to reach was not exactly …

Marketing

How to Build a Million-Dollar Company in 1 Year--With No Funding | Inc.com

In August 2015 a popular virtual assistant (VA) company, Zirtual, announced it was shutting down--leaving behind nearly 2,500 clients and 400 employees. At the time, I was already deeply ingrained in the productivity space and figured the news offered a big opportunity to try to fix the existing …

Project Management

Want to Raise Kids Who Won't Give Up Easily? Teach Them the 'Batman Effect' | Inc.com

It's tough to teach kids perseverance and mental strength in the modern world. Technology allows for instant gratification and our digital devices offer an easy escape when things get tough.<p>Kids have shorter attention spans and less patience than ever when things aren't going their way. The good …

Kids

How to Create Great Content: A Step-by-Step Guide to Content Marketing That Delivers Real Results | Inc.com

Content marketing is a great way to get people talking about your products, your services, and your company. Content marketing is also a great way to engage your customers and maybe even create a community. (Plus, you can always use the resulting SEO boost.)<p>But if you're new to content marketing, …

Marketing

15 books world-famous CEOs think everyone should read in their lifetime

<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>There's a reason the most successful people in our society are often the most voracious — or dogged — readers.<p>Think about how many new ideas …

Bill Gates

Best Single-Leg Exercises to Help Shred Your Entire Body | Men’s Health

1. <b>Single-L</b><b>eg Romanian D</b><b>eadlift to B</b><b>alance</b><br>This exercise takes both strength and focus, and will help improve your stability both in the gym and out in the real world. While doing the five reps of these, make sure your back stays flat the entire time.<p>2. <b>Split-Stance Row</b><br>You'll work your back, hips, and …

3 Dividend Stocks That Should Pay You the Rest of Your Life

These stable dividend stocks will keep your retirement income humming along.<p>When looking for great long term dividend investment plays investors …

Investing

Affordable Yet Powerful Tools for Streamlining Your Small Business

Compared to established companies or large corporations, a common struggle that small businesses often contend with is the fact that their pockets …

Small Business

Sculpt an Upper-Body of Steel With These 5 Exercises | Men’s Health

<b>Directions:</b> Perform the following exercises—with the recommended number of reps and rests—in order.<p>1. <b>Barbell Back Squat</b><p>These squats don’t only work your legs, but they work your core, too. In order to properly execute the squat, your main ab muscles along with your obliques all need to be engaged. …

How to lose 1 kg in 1 day without killing yourself at the gym

How to lose 1 kg in 1 day without killing yourself at the gym<p>Image used for representational purposes only<p>Weight-loss doesn’t always come easy. If …

19 Awesome Products From Amazon To Put On Your Wishlist

A Conair curler, a unique whiskey decanter, face cream, and 16 other things you’ll want to add to your wish list ASAP.<p>To see what people were wishing for last week, click here.<p><i>Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

How to Make Money With an Online Drop Shipping Business

How to Make Money With an Online Drop Shipping Business<p>Updated December 28, 2017<p>When starting an online business, one of the key elements is having …