Yoav Vilner

Yoav Vilner

Startup-marketing expert, CEO of Ranky and a blogger.
Yoav Vilner is a tech blogger and CEO of Ranky. He has spent the last 6 years in marketing startups and now contributes his experience to Forbes, Inc, Entrepeuener, VentureBeat, ReadWrite and TheNextWeb.
4 Ways to Decide Whether You Should Pursue Your Startup Idea
Startups

4 Ways to Decide Whether You Should Pursue Your Startup Idea

Is your brilliant startup idea really that brilliant? Test it, and find out for sure.
Native Ads Are the Backbone of Business In These 3 Industries
Advertising

Native Ads Are the Backbone of Business In These 3 Industries

It's advertising so smart that the consumer often doesn't even realize it's an ad.
4 Content-Marketing Methods to Stay Above Your Competition
Marketing Bootcamp

4 Content-Marketing Methods to Stay Above Your Competition

It's important to come prepared with the right ammunition.
3 Essentials for Making a Facebook Video That Gets People to Buy
Facebook

3 Essentials for Making a Facebook Video That Gets People to Buy

Facebook is providing businesses with the tools they need to market with video.
'Gamified' Employee Training Works Brilliantly but Is Loved Little
Gamification

'Gamified' Employee Training Works Brilliantly but Is Loved Little

Heaps of affirming data and successful adoption of training programs based on video games by well regarded companies has done little to bolster the reputation of this unfairly reviled technology.
5 Fast, Easy and Free Blog Idea Generators That Will Change the Way You Write
Blogging

5 Fast, Easy and Free Blog Idea Generators That Will Change the Way You Write

Coming up with your next catchy title (or topic) can be a lot easier than you think.
3 Critical Lessons 'The Walking Dead' Taught Me About Startups
Ready To Launch

3 Critical Lessons 'The Walking Dead' Taught Me About Startups

The hit AMC show is more than just a zombie flick. It teaches us a few management lessons that we must not forget.
How These 3 Entrepreneurs Are Building Airbnb Empires to Quit Their Day Jobs
Entrepreneurs

How These 3 Entrepreneurs Are Building Airbnb Empires to Quit Their Day Jobs

The sharing economy increasingly looks like the quickest route to your own business for most people.
The Innovation Challenge Facing Startups in Crowded Industries
Startups

The Innovation Challenge Facing Startups in Crowded Industries

A startup has to rewrite the rules to thrive in fiercely competitive, established markets.
How Competitive Startups Can Fuel Each Other's Success
Startups

How Competitive Startups Can Fuel Each Other's Success

Researching your startup's competitors is a smart move, but teaming with them might just be your smartest.
The People Growing Rich In Sales Share These 5 Entrepreneurial Qualities
Sales

The People Growing Rich In Sales Share These 5 Entrepreneurial Qualities

There is job called "sales rep'' but the people who excel at it treat it like their own business.
Here's Everything That Can Go Wrong Naming Your Startup and How to Avoid It All
Make More Happen

Here's Everything That Can Go Wrong Naming Your Startup and How to Avoid It All

The innocent pleasure of naming your company can turn very unpleasant if you find out the hard way that name has a bad online reputation or a very different meaning in another language.