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Tips on Staying Sane When You're Self Employed

Tips on Staying Sane When You’re Self Employed

04/24/2014 • If you are self employed and work from home, you will notice there are some drawbacks that balance out the advantage of not having a commute. A

Facebook's Auto-Play Videos Offer Good News for Marketers

Facebook’s Auto-Play Videos Offer Good News for Marketers

04/24/2014 • Whether or not you like the auto-play feature on Facebook videos, marketers are pretty happy with it. CNET reported that brands have seen engagement increase

Celebrities Using Social Media

Celebrities Using Social Media

04/23/2014 • Social media marketing is not just for the typical business; it's also working well for actors. This, in turn, bodes well for any movie they

Marketing Mistakes to Avoid

Marketing Mistakes to Avoid

04/23/2014 • If you're taking part in real-time marketing tactics, LinkedIn has a post you should read about the pitfalls to avoid. For example, you are advised to

User Experience Is More Important Than Ever

User Experience Is More Important Than Ever

04/22/2014 • Now that there are so many websites online, what differentiates one from another tends to be user experience, at least according to GigaOM. Some major aspects

The Difficulty of Unbundling Apps Like Facebook

The Difficulty of Unbundling Apps Like Facebook

04/22/2014 • Despite Mark Zuckerberg's attempts to simplify the Facebook app, it keeps acquiring new features. Wired recently reported on how hard it seems to be to

Leap.it Offers Google Alternative

Leap.it Offers Google Alternative

04/21/2014 • If you're tired of using Google, Yahoo, or Bing - you know, the usual suspects when it comes to search engines - Leap.it might interest

Tips To Use at the Next Networking Event

Tips To Use at the Next Networking Event

04/21/2014 • Whether you're looking for a job or just trying to remain relevant in your industry, you might be interested in networking. But make sure you

How Will New Ad Formats Affect Twitter?

How Will New Ad Formats Affect Twitter?

04/18/2014 • Twitter's decision to start using 15 new ad formats has some people worried that the site will be ruined by ads. After all, ads definitely