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5 Ways to Market Your Startup on a Dime
Marketing

5 Ways to Market Your Startup on a Dime

Getting your startup noticed doesn't have to cost an arm and a leg. You just need to be smart. Here are five ways to get attention on a budget.
Kirsten Green
Pinning in Motion: Pinterest Said to Be Testing Posts With GIFs
Marketing

Pinning in Motion: Pinterest Said to Be Testing Posts With GIFs

The popular social-media site is toying with the idea of allowing users to add the animated images to their pinboards.
Geoff Weiss
5 SEO Trends Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know for 2014
Marketing

5 SEO Trends Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know for 2014

From Google's continuous search updates to mobile making waves, here are a few ways to keep you up-to-date with SEO.
Jayson DeMers
Smart Twitter Guidelines to Follow
Social Media

Smart Twitter Guidelines to Follow

If you're new to Twitter, these guidelines can help you 'think before you tweet.'
Scott Levy
How Denny's Weirdness Wins the Social Media Game
Franchises

How Denny's Weirdness Wins the Social Media Game

Denny's stands out in social media by breaking the rules-- and posting photos of pugs in seas of ranch dressing.
Kate Taylor
Survey: Email Is 40 Times More Effective Than Facebook and Twitter
Marketing

Survey: Email Is 40 Times More Effective Than Facebook and Twitter

Just when you thought you'd never have to spam a customer or an employee inbox again, a new article argues the power of email.
Forget $4M Ads, Your Business Can Still Capitalize on the Super Bowl
Marketing

Forget $4M Ads, Your Business Can Still Capitalize on the Super Bowl

Take advantage of one of the biggest events of the year without breaking the bank.
Jim Joseph
6 Sideline Trends Poised to Change the Entrepreneurship Game
Starting a Business

6 Sideline Trends Poised to Change the Entrepreneurship Game

Dell's Entrepreneur in Residence Ingrid Vanderveldt offers her view of trends that are going to take the main stage in 2014.
Catherine Clifford
7 Ways Social Media Will Be More Expensive This Year
Marketing

7 Ways Social Media Will Be More Expensive This Year

Brands will have to pony up a lot more money for staffing and other costs of online marketing and audience engagement.
Work Hard and Dream Big: 5 Inspiring Entrepreneurs You Should Follow on Twitter
Marketing

Work Hard and Dream Big: 5 Inspiring Entrepreneurs You Should Follow on Twitter

Here are some of the business owners we love to follow on Twitter. We bet you'll find them inspiring, too.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why You Should Let Customers Help Mold Your Company
Growth Strategies

Why You Should Let Customers Help Mold Your Company

Feedback could lead to valuable lessons and even new product ideas.
Matthew Toren
How to Steal Your Competitor's Social Media Followers
Marketing

How to Steal Your Competitor's Social Media Followers

If you want to accelerate your social media game by getting followers from your competitors, here are several tips you should consider.
Felix Tarcomnicu
How Transparency Can Help You Succeed on Twitter
Social Media

How Transparency Can Help You Succeed on Twitter

Discover how you can be engaging, share your passions and talk about your brand as it relates to real people in order to attract a following.
Scott Levy
Facebook Buys Social Startup Branch to Spearhead New 'Conversations' Group
Technology

Facebook Buys Social Startup Branch to Spearhead New 'Conversations' Group

Facebook has snapped up Branch for a reported $15 million and appointed the Branch team to run its new Conversations group in New York.
Nina Zipkin