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Most Essential Social Media Tools
Social Media

Most Essential Social Media Tools

Social media tools can provide anything from simple tracking systems to advanced data management. Knowing your social media goals and objectives will help you decide which ones are best for you to use.
Scott Levy
Forget Relying on Tools. Focus on Developing Your Skills Instead.
Leadership

Forget Relying on Tools. Focus on Developing Your Skills Instead.

To be an expert, you need the fundamental skills. The tools don't make a bit of difference.
Erik Deckers
Keep Up on Social Media With These 5 Tools for Savvy Businesses
Marketing

Keep Up on Social Media With These 5 Tools for Savvy Businesses

These tools can save your business time, improve quality, increase interactions and help achieve your overall business goals.
Brian Honigman
The Most Unsubscribed Email Lists of 2013

The Most Unsubscribed Email Lists of 2013

If you unsubscribed from a 1-800-Flowers email list this past year, you were hardly alone. Check out which companies were most subscribed and unsubscribed in 2013 according to user data from email management tool Unroll.me.
Nina Zipkin
Top 5 Technology Secrets To Build Your Small Business in 2014
Technology

Top 5 Technology Secrets To Build Your Small Business in 2014

To ring in the New Year, small businesses need to start off on the right foot. Here are the most effective ways new technologies can help small businesses punch above their weight class and increase profits in 2014.
Michael Garrity
How to Write a Compelling Script for Your YouTube Videos
Marketing

How to Write a Compelling Script for Your YouTube Videos

If your video requires a script, these tips will help you write one in a style that appeals to your intended audience.
Jason R. Rich
6 Tools Your Business Should Invest in for 2014
Technology

6 Tools Your Business Should Invest in for 2014

Software and platforms make it cheap and easy for your business to address everything from marketing, to brand management to human resources.
Mikal E. Belicove
3 Web-Based Tools You Probably Haven't Heard of But Definitely Should Be Using
Technology

3 Web-Based Tools You Probably Haven't Heard of But Definitely Should Be Using

These lesser-known web apps and plugins can help simplify your business communications.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
37 Marketing Tools to Spy on Your Competitors
Marketing

37 Marketing Tools to Spy on Your Competitors

Be the James Bond of the web with these tools that can give you a leg up on the competition.
Chris Kilbourn
Tools to Keep Remote Employees Motivated and Productive
Technology

Tools to Keep Remote Employees Motivated and Productive

As more employees work from home or places other than your office, consider these services to help you keep everyone on the same page.
Brian Honigman
Intuit Updates QuickBooks Online Accounting Tool With Customizable Features Aimed at Small Businesses
Finance

Intuit Updates QuickBooks Online Accounting Tool With Customizable Features Aimed at Small Businesses

The popular web-based program now supports payment and payroll integration, and CRM services.
Benjamin Kabin
Smart Diapers, a Lie Detector in Your Mouth and Elon Musk's Crazy-Fast Way to Travel
Technology

Smart Diapers, a Lie Detector in Your Mouth and Elon Musk's Crazy-Fast Way to Travel

A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?'
Jason Fell
As Social Media Becomes More Visual, a Tool for Analyzing Image Engagement
Social Media

As Social Media Becomes More Visual, a Tool for Analyzing Image Engagement

Curalate uses image recognition software to give marketers more insight into their Instagram and Pinterest posts.
Donna Moritz
Good Marketing Move: Apple to Offer Trade-In Discount for Third-Party Chargers
Technology

Good Marketing Move: Apple to Offer Trade-In Discount for Third-Party Chargers

The offer comes after faulty chargers were blamed for one death and one hospitalization in China.
Benjamin Kabin