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Email Marketing

7 Email Marketing Best Practices

Keep these in mind to design an email marketing campaign that's easy on the eyes
Email Marketing

5 Tips for Staying Out of the Spam Folder

Your message will only get across if people see it. These tips will help.
Legal

3 Key Legal Issues Online Marketers Need to Know About

There are several key legal issues you need to be aware of before you start contacting customers or potential customers
Facebook

Someday, Your Facebook Friends May Determine Whether You Get a Loan

Facebook's latest patent suggests lenders could approve or deny loans based on a user's social connections.
fake followers

Instagram Just Murdered All of Its Robots

That's why your follower count just went down.
Facebook Marketing

What Facebook's Crackdown on 'Click Bait' Means for Businesses

Sellers, rejoice! You now have less voices to compete with on the social network. But be careful not to be branded a spammer yourself.
Advertising

Spreading the News? Avoid Paying the Dues.

Concerned about spam and unwanted ads as a result of web browsing and email? Here's what to do.
Content Strategy

Facebook Clamps Down on 'Clickbait'

The company says the changes are aimed at preventing spam from drowning out the content users really want to see.
Marketing

5 Distasteful Marketing Ploys to Avoid

We're not talking about illegal practices, like email span, but rather strategies that fall under the gray areas of marketing etiquette.
Facebook

Hallelujah! Facebook Is Disabling This Majorly Annoying Feature.

The social network takes another step to clean up our news feeds.
SEO

Google's Latest Search Update is a Reminder to Focus on Quality

The search giant recently rolled out a new version of Panda, which routes out spam and websites stuffed with keywords.
Linkedin

Stranger Danger: 3 Good Reasons to Reject a LinkedIn Connection Request

No, you're not mean. Just smart. Sometimes it's okay to ignore connection requests on the world's most popular career social networking platform. Here's when you probably should.
Facebook

If You Ask for 'Likes' on Facebook, You're About to Get Clobbered

The social network says it will crack down on spammy pages that try to game engagement and shares.
Apps

Tinder Users Lured by Sexy Spam Bots Peddling 'Castle Clash' Game

Something fishy (more like spammy) is going on at Tinder. Here's the inside scoop from one not so satisfied user.

The Most Unsubscribed Email Lists of 2013

If you unsubscribed from a 1-800-Flowers email list this past year, you were hardly alone. Check out which companies were most subscribed and unsubscribed in 2013 according to user data from email management tool Unroll.me.