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How to Make a Mailing List in Gmail for Business Use - Small Business Trends

Although free, Gmail continues to be an excellent communications tool for small businesses. Many of Gmail’s options are hidden from plain sight, …

Apps

34 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us. …

Which of these 31 start-ups has what it takes to impress Google?

In January, Google announced the 31 start-ups selected for its annual Adopt a Startup accelerator.Each of the chosen start-ups will receive 12 weeks …

Radar launches to show developers how mobile apps are used in specific locations

Location has become an important and ever-present part of the mobile app experience, but for developers and marketers, understanding the information gleaned from it and how to take action can be confusing. Radar offers a tool to take all the guesswork out of using location — it’ll take the data you …

Why Enterprises Prefer App Development in Swift

The eye-catching surge in the smartphone users has encouraged entrepreneurs to take the ‘BIG’ step of shifting from desktop to mobile devices. …

My 1st Years, a startup that sells personalised gifts for babies and children, raises further £5M

My 1st Years, a U.K.-based e-commerce startup that offers personalised gifts for babies and children, has picked up £5 million in growth funding.<p>The round, which adds to the £2 million raised previously, was led by Beringea, with participation from funds managed by Hargreave Hale. The company says …

Personalization

The 21 hottest women-founded startups to watch in 2017

There has never been a better time to be a woman in the startup world.<p>There's no denying we have a long way to go. After all, venture capital firms are made up of mostly men, and some continue to suggest that women aren't cut out for the tech world at all. And way more VC money is offered to male …

Year in Review: These are the 10 most important things Google introduced in 2016

Google had a big year. Many people may consider the Pixel phone and the company’s many hardware launches among the most standout moves that the Mountain View company made in 2016, and they would be right, but 2016 was even bigger than that. It marked the first full year of Google operating under …

These 15 startups didn't exist 5 years ago — now they're worth billions

For the purposes of this list, Business Insider asked PitchBook Data to pull a list of US-based companies that were founded in 2012 or later — since we're nearing the end of 2016 — and that are private tech companies with a valuation of north of $1 billion.<p>We then ranked them from least to most …

20 Killer Blogging Tools for Customizing Your Content

Getting your blog post images right is crucially important.<p>Studies have found that 93% of the most engaging content shared on Facebook contains …

The 10 Coolest Startups Of 2015

<b>AppDirect</b><p><b>Co-CEOs:</b> Nicolas Desmarais and Daniel Saks<p>AppDirect reached unicorn status -- a valuation above $1 billion -- in October after securing …

Startups

36 Sensational Social Media Stats and Facts

Though social media marketing has become ubiquitous, most companies and brands still struggle to achieve their desired results. Or to accurately …

Social Media

Jan Rezab, 27

Cofounder, Socialbakers<p>In its early days, Facebook felt like the Wild West to marketers. The avalanche of consumer eyeballs to the site was tantalizing, but it was tough to make sense of it as a branding opportunity or measure the effectiveness of advertising efforts on the social network. Jan …