Social Media

From Pinterest to Gumroad, 19-Year-Old Sahil Lavingia on His Trek Through Silicon Valley
Entrepreneurs

From Pinterest to Gumroad, 19-Year-Old Sahil Lavingia on His Trek Through Silicon Valley

We spoke with the young entrepreneur about his experience as a founding team member at Pinterest and his new company Gumroad.
Lyneka Little
Franchises Get Social
Franchises

Franchises Get Social

Franchise companies, initially reluctant to embrace Facebook, Twitter and other social media, are finding ways to turn 'likes' and 'tweets' into dollars and cents.
Sarah Max
Tony Hawk on Making a Twitter Treasure Hunt Go Global -- and Viral
Marketing

Tony Hawk on Making a Twitter Treasure Hunt Go Global -- and Viral

The skateboard icon and entrepreneur shares how one skateboard giveaway led to a global social media event.
Teri Evans
What You Need to Know About the New Google Plus Design
Marketing

What You Need to Know About the New Google Plus Design

Google's social network takes cues from Facebook and Twitter for its new look.
Jason Fell
Why a Facebook Page Isn't Enough For Your Business
Marketing

Why a Facebook Page Isn't Enough For Your Business

Your website is all about your brand while Facebook is a social network that you can't control. Writer Mikal Belicove explains.
Mikal E. Belicove
Warby Parker's Grand Vision: Innovating Eyewear Through Social Media
Marketing

Warby Parker's Grand Vision: Innovating Eyewear Through Social Media

The eyewear company's co-founder discusses embracing social media and digital tools to enhance customers' experiences and engagement.
Shira Lazar
Five Steps for Using Pinterest for Business
Marketing

Five Steps for Using Pinterest for Business

Entrepreneur writer Mikal Belicove says getting started on Pinterest is as easy as following these simple steps.
Mikal E. Belicove
Why You Should Manage Your Own Social Media
Marketing

Why You Should Manage Your Own Social Media

Hiring an outside consultant may seem like a good idea, but keeping the task in-house makes better business sense. Here are a few reasons why.
Mikal E. Belicove
How to Handle Negative Online Reviews of Your Business
Marketing

How to Handle Negative Online Reviews of Your Business

User-generated reviews of your business are more popular now than ever. Here are a few tips on how to handle the negative ones.
Mikal E. Belicove
A New Platform for Hyper-Local Marketing for Small Businesses
Marketing

A New Platform for Hyper-Local Marketing for Small Businesses

With LocalVox, small businesses can promote deals, events and new services in their immediate neighborhoods.
Jason Ankeny
Four Ways LinkedIn Can Help Your Business Grow
Growth Strategies

Four Ways LinkedIn Can Help Your Business Grow

Here's how to use the professional social network to find marketing prospects and more.
Jason Falls
Facebook Timeline and Business Pages, Perfect Together
Marketing

Facebook Timeline and Business Pages, Perfect Together

Facebook's Timeline becomes mandatory for all Pages tomorrow. Here's how to use the format to your best advantage.
Mikal E. Belicove
How to Find the Right Person to Manage Social Media
Marketing

How to Find the Right Person to Manage Social Media

The key is choosing someone who embraces social participation and communication.
Mikal E. Belicove
A Guide to Ambient Social Networking for Business Owners
Technology

A Guide to Ambient Social Networking for Business Owners

A new wave of social networking tools for business is about to arrive. Here's what to keep in mind when deciding whether they are useful for your business.
Mikal E. Belicove