Marketing

Facebook Now Lets You Block the Annoying Content Your Friends Want You to Read
Facebook

Facebook Now Lets You Block the Annoying Content Your Friends Want You to Read

The new feature allows you to eliminate posts from specific sites without unfollowing friends.
Laura Entis
7 Stupid Branding Mistakes Your Small Business is Making
Branding

7 Stupid Branding Mistakes Your Small Business is Making

Branding is a key pillar for any business but often, entrepreneurs make mistakes when implementing. Here are seven to avoid.
Sujan Patel
Women Dominate Every Social Media Network -- Except One (Infographic)
Social Media

Women Dominate Every Social Media Network -- Except One (Infographic)

Fewer men use fewer social media networks for fewer reasons, a new infographic shows.
Catherine Clifford
4 Ways to Increase Your Direct Mail Sales
Marketing

4 Ways to Increase Your Direct Mail Sales

After you've completed a few successful direct mail campaigns, use these four methods to build your sales.
Craig Simpson
10 Signs You're Using Social Media Wrong
Social Media

10 Signs You're Using Social Media Wrong

If you fall into any of these traps, it's time to reevaluate your strategy.
Eric Siu
The Fastest Way to Sabotage Your Marketing Campaign
Online Marketing

The Fastest Way to Sabotage Your Marketing Campaign

Find out why blowing off the numbers behind your online advertising will make your marketing efforts fail.
Richard Stokes
What Disney and Playboy Can Teach You About Branding
Marketing

What Disney and Playboy Can Teach You About Branding

Here's what you can learn from brands that are still going strong more than 50 years after their founding.
Dan S. Kennedy
Content to Keep Off Your Website
Websites

Content to Keep Off Your Website

When designing your site, be aware of these content strategies, so you don't do more harm than good.
Jon Rognerud
Cheezburger Founder Ben Huh and the Importance of Making Smaller Bets
Trep Talk

Cheezburger Founder Ben Huh and the Importance of Making Smaller Bets

The founder and CEO of Cheezburger talks to Entrepreneur.com about rebounding and lessons learned.
Andrea Huspeni
In Love and in Business, Trust Is the Beginning, Middle and End of the Story
Marketing

In Love and in Business, Trust Is the Beginning, Middle and End of the Story

Four out of five customers report they are more willing to give personal information to brands they trust, according to a new survey.
Catherine Clifford
A Lesson in Oversharing: Dad Loses $80,000 Because Daughter Blabbed on Facebook
Social Media Policies

A Lesson in Oversharing: Dad Loses $80,000 Because Daughter Blabbed on Facebook

Social media is a tool that can be easily abused. Make sure your employees don't overshare like this teen did.
Laura Entis
SXSW: Show Us Your Awesome Swag
SXSW 2014

SXSW: Show Us Your Awesome Swag

Entrepreneur.com wants the super swag you've picked up at SXSW.
Linda Lacina
How You Can Get More Pinterest Followers (Infographic)
Pinterest

How You Can Get More Pinterest Followers (Infographic)

Did you know that Pinterest drives more revenue than Facebook and Twitter? Every Pinterest follower is valuable, and you want as many as you can get.
Kristin Piombino
8 Ways to Write Terrible Online Ads
Online Advertising

8 Ways to Write Terrible Online Ads

If you want to get people to click on your ads, don't make any of these 8 common mistakes made by search marketers.
Richard Stokes
Marketing

Marketing is a form of communication between you and your customers with the goal of selling your product or service to them. Communicating the value of your product or service is a key aspect of marketing. 

The Four P's of marketing include identifying and developing your product, determining its price, figuring out placement in order to reach customers, and developing a promotional strategy. 

Developing a marketing plan is an important way to begin forming this strategy for reaching customers and encouraging them to buy.