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New Rule of Social Media: 3 Tweets Gets the Message Out
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New Rule of Social Media: 3 Tweets Gets the Message Out

When it comes to tweeting -- or heck, even emailing or calling -- attempt at least three times, says Ilise Benun of Marketing Mentor.
Ilise Benun
The Keys to Writing Reminder Emails That Work
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The Keys to Writing Reminder Emails That Work

When done right, reminder emails can be the perfect prompt to get a subscriber to take action.
DJ Waldow
12 Must-Know Trends in Digital Marketing
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12 Must-Know Trends in Digital Marketing

Our Team Digital takes out their crystal balls and predicts what entrepreneurs need to know about what's ahead in the online marketing world.
Colleen DeBaise
4 Selling Essentials Every Startup Should Know
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4 Selling Essentials Every Startup Should Know

Need to sell your vision to customers? Sales expert Gregg Schwartz offers up tips on how to seal the deal.
Gregg Schwartz
Experts Say Twitter Didn't Botch Its IPO Announcement
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Experts Say Twitter Didn't Botch Its IPO Announcement

The social network announced its confidential filing for an initial public offering via a tweet. It's showing signs it learned from Facebook's IPO.
Matt Wilson
Chipotle's Brilliant Branding Move
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Chipotle's Brilliant Branding Move

The fast-food franchise partners with celebrities to create beautiful short films that hint at the company's values.
Kathleen Davis
Looking to Reach Millennials? Be Where the Action Is
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Looking to Reach Millennials? Be Where the Action Is

Know your online platforms to be part of Gen Y's digital experience.
Dave Knox
Yes, Videos Are Playing Automatically in Your Facebook Newsfeed Now
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Yes, Videos Are Playing Automatically in Your Facebook Newsfeed Now

Next we may see advertising videos showing up sometime before the end of the year.
Jason Fell
A Beginner's Guide to Starting and Marketing an App
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A Beginner's Guide to Starting and Marketing an App

First-timers in app development ask the same questions over and over. Here are the answers.
Rahul Varshneya
Twitter Just Made Connecting With Influencers a Little More Difficult
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Twitter Just Made Connecting With Influencers a Little More Difficult

For verified users, a new feature filters spam mentions and can show only mentions from others who are also verified.
Jason Fell
How to Turn Haters Into Raging Fans
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How to Turn Haters Into Raging Fans

Who says politics, religion or a controversial subject should be off limits for business owners? Find out why picking a fight can help power sales.
Perry Marshall
New Facebook Privacy Issue Sparks Official FTC Inquiry
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New Facebook Privacy Issue Sparks Official FTC Inquiry

The social network is under fire again over the way it shares user information for advertising purposes.
Jason Fell
For Agility, A Shift to Freelancers
Driving Business - Driving Success

For Agility, A Shift to Freelancers

Shedding overhead helped this North Carolina marketing agency refocus and become profitable after a merger.
Kelly K. Spors
Go Ahead. Be a Social Media Snob
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Go Ahead. Be a Social Media Snob

Busy entrepreneurs don't have to become overwhelmed by so many social-media networks. Here are some basics to keep in mind.
Rick Mulready
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.