Social Media

Is Crowdfunding for You? (Infographic)
Starting a Business

Is Crowdfunding for You? (Infographic)

Before getting involved in crowdfunding, gather inspiration from big successes and learn from major scams.
Kate Taylor
The One Thing Great Brands Do: Insights From a Branding Expert
Inspiring Your Team

The One Thing Great Brands Do: Insights From a Branding Expert

Melanie Spring, founder of branding agency Sisarina, helps companies express their identities through branding. In this conversation, she explains how branding is evolving and who's doing it right.
Sarah Max
The 10 Best Comments in the Zappos-Kanye War
Leadership

The 10 Best Comments in the Zappos-Kanye War

After Kanye West took a stab at Zappos's products, the company fought back and some clever commenters joined in.
Andrea Huspeni
7 Ways to Get Bloggers Buzzing About Your Brand
Marketing

7 Ways to Get Bloggers Buzzing About Your Brand

Businesses big and small can do a lot to get bloggers on their side. Here are seven steps to strengthen your brand's local presence.
Ekaterina Walter
GoldieBlox Video About Girls Becoming Engineers Goes Viral
Social Media

GoldieBlox Video About Girls Becoming Engineers Goes Viral

Set to a cleverly rewritten version of a Beastie Boys classic, this video gives this toy-making startup a big marketing boost.
Jason Fell
Pinterest Introduces 'Place Pins' to Showcase What Your Business Location Has to Offer
Marketing

Pinterest Introduces 'Place Pins' to Showcase What Your Business Location Has to Offer

The new feature links high quality photography to maps, making it easier to visit and share in real life.
Benjamin Kabin
Marketing

Expand Your YouTube Following Through Twitter and Facebook

Growing your YouTube audience isn't as hard as you think -- here's how you can generate video views and increase viewer loyalty with help from other social media channels.
Jason R. Rich
Facebook Is Making Life Easier for Social Media Managers
Marketing

Facebook Is Making Life Easier for Social Media Managers

The social network announced new features today that provide greater functionality to page administrators.
Brian Patrick Eha
How to Separate the PR Pros from the Posers
Inspiring Your Team

How to Separate the PR Pros from the Posers

With the world of media constantly changing, public relations expert Ivan Ristic gives us the lowdown of what makes a good PR person in today's landscape.
Ivan Ristic
Twitter Pulls Plug On Allowing Users to Direct Message Anyone
Marketing

Twitter Pulls Plug On Allowing Users to Direct Message Anyone

Last month, Twitter changed its direct-messaging options. It has now decided it wasn't such a good idea and is reverting back to its old ways.
Andrea Huspeni
In Defense of the Selfie
Marketing

In Defense of the Selfie

The picture everyone loves to hate (and take) has earned philological status. Let's celebrate the selfie.
Ray Hennessey
3 Ways You Might Be Screwing Up Your LinkedIn Profile and How to Avoid Them
Marketing

3 Ways You Might Be Screwing Up Your LinkedIn Profile and How to Avoid Them

Skip these first-impression shattering no-no's and craft a kickass LinkedIn profile instead.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Marketing Trend for 2014: Smaller Messaging Has a Big Impact
Social Media

Marketing Trend for 2014: Smaller Messaging Has a Big Impact

Increasingly, brands are marketing themselves via short-form social media.
Ann Handley
10 Questions to Ask When Measuring Your Social Media ROI
Make More Happen

10 Questions to Ask When Measuring Your Social Media ROI

Expert advice on how to gauge the success of your social media marketing efforts.
Kim Lachance Shandrow