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Afraid to Put Your Contact Info on Your Site? You Could Be Losing Sales.
Customer Service

Afraid to Put Your Contact Info on Your Site? You Could Be Losing Sales.

If you run any type of online business, your customers – and the media – need to be able to contact you quickly and easily.
Joan Stewart
The Secret to Recovering From a Negative Customer Review
Marketing Edge

The Secret to Recovering From a Negative Customer Review

It's hard to prevent your business from ever making a mistake (or a consumer from thinking so) but here's what to do when your firm is called out online.
Firas Kittaneh
How a Teenage Entrepreneur Built a Startup on Bitcoin Riches
Bitcoin

How a Teenage Entrepreneur Built a Startup on Bitcoin Riches

What happened when 15-year-old Erik Finman invested a $1,000 gift from his grandma in Bitcoin. Hint: Big money. New business.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why the Future of Retail Will Blow Your Mind
Big Data

Why the Future of Retail Will Blow Your Mind

Merchants will merge shoppers' physical and digital worlds, bringing an online data-driven strategy to storefronts
Puneet Mehta
How to Use the Psychology of Color to Increase Website Conversions
Color

How to Use the Psychology of Color to Increase Website Conversions

Color wields enormous sway over our attitudes and emotions. So, when we use the right colors, we win. Here's how.
The 6 Types of Online Buyers
Online Advertising

The 6 Types of Online Buyers

Find out what types of buyers are shopping online so you can learn to attract new business.
Richard Stokes
5 Simple Steps to Building Your Business Online and Getting Millions of Visitors
Marketing

5 Simple Steps to Building Your Business Online and Getting Millions of Visitors

An informative and insightful conversation with Derek Halpern, founder of Social Triggers.
Lewis Howes
How to Fix Your Website If You Violate Google's Quality Guidelines
Marketing

How to Fix Your Website If You Violate Google's Quality Guidelines

Step-by-step instructions to get your site back in the search giant's good graces.
Your Password Is 123456? Wow. Seriously?
Technology

Your Password Is 123456? Wow. Seriously?

Massive security leak shows just how lax many people's standards are when it comes to online security.
Jason Fell
How a Content Audit Can Turn Your Site Into a Publishing Powerhouse
Technology

How a Content Audit Can Turn Your Site Into a Publishing Powerhouse

Follow these three steps to identify gaps in your existing pages and realign your content to focus on what's engaging your visitors the most and driving the most conversions.
Eric Siu
Tech Giants Form Another Group to Bring the Internet to the Global Masses
Technology

Tech Giants Form Another Group to Bring the Internet to the Global Masses

Google, along with several other companies, form the Alliance for an Affordable Internet.
Jason Fell
Will Etsy's New Policies Turn it Into eBay?
Technology

Will Etsy's New Policies Turn it Into eBay?

The handmade marketplace will allow sellers to hire staff and use outside shipping and manufacturers.
Kathleen Davis
Without Knowing Much About Technology, How Can I Launch an Online Service Platform?
Starting a Business

Without Knowing Much About Technology, How Can I Launch an Online Service Platform?

A tutor would like to sell his services online, but doesn't have the tech chops to bring it to life. Ask Entrepreneur's business expert suggests a CTO and other solutions.
Ryan Himmel
4 Steps to Building A Profitable Digital Newsletter
Marketing

4 Steps to Building A Profitable Digital Newsletter

Find the right market, target your approach and you can make a living off your digital newsletter. Here's how.
Ryan Lee