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Online Businesses

Marketing

What Retail Startups Can Learn From 'The Daily Show'

While retail sites like Warby Parker and Mr Porter are successfully blending discovery with good design, they're missing one key ingredient: humor. Here's a case for why retail sites should be funny.
Marketing

Bringing Online Shopping to Life: How Etsy Experiments With Retail as a Brand Experience

From free haircuts to wreath-making, Etsy's pop-up holiday shop re-imagines the traditional sales experience and brings online shopping to life.
Starting a Business

Web Startup Can Help You Plan Your Free Time

Classtivity brings the online booking model to recreation.
Starting a Business

How InstaEDU Is Tapping the Online Education Market

With $1.1 million in seed funding, a new startup is connecting students electronically with tutors from top universities.
Technology

How to 'Split Test' Your Website to Engage Online Customers Better

Improve your site's performance by determining which design features resonate most with your audience.
Starting a Business

The Two Ps of Consumer Behavior: (Seeking) Pleasure and (Skirting) Pain

Too many startups develop products and services for ‘assumed’ wants and perceived needs. What about designing solutions for deeper desires?
Technology

How to Choose the Right Host for Your Website

Look beyond price and determine which of many possible hosting options fits your website's needs.
Marketing

5 Ways to Beat Your Competitors at SEO

Be persistent in crafting new content for your own site and keeping tabs on competitors' SEO activities.
Growth Strategies

How Two College Buddies Transformed CustomMade.com

A site once reserved for woodworkers to advertise their services is today helping young-entrepreneur makers quit their jobs -- and still earn a living.
Technology

3 Simple Tools for Building a Website Fast

Consider these free and low-cost tools that can have your website up and running quickly.
Technology

5 Things That Belong on the Front Page of Your Website

Don't turn customers away by missing these critical homepage features.
Technology

What You Need to Know About Using Google's Webmaster Tools

An outline of the most important factors to analyze in order to optimize your website's performance.
Technology

Google's 3 Essentials for Mobile-Friendly Websites

A new survey from the tech giant says having a website that's optimized for mobile viewing is a must for businesses.
Technology

What Startups Need to Know About SEO and Domain Names

SEO expert Danny Sullivan explains what's important when it comes to choosing the right domain name.