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10 Books for Marketing Operations Mastery

Shared by Kirk Jaco

wrike.com - Although marketing operations is a relatively young term in the marketing lexicon, its principles and colorful history stretches back to the golden age of radio in the 1920s, when advertisers began...

SpyEye duo behind bank-account-emptying malware banged up

theregister.co.uk - A two-man team responsible for spreading the SpyEye malware that caused more than a billion dollars in financial hardship is now starting extended sentences in American prisons. The malware's autho...

Nancy Duarte and Patti Sanchez on Storytelling, Leadership, and Fulfilling Dreams - Episode #55 - The Sales Blog

thesalesblog.com - Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 35:28 — 32.6MB) Subscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | RSS Anthony first became aware of Nancy Duarte when he watched the Al Gore TED talk that feat...

How To Use Instagram To Attract B2B Customers » Digital Branding Institute

Shared by Juntae DeLane

digitalbrandinginstitute.com - Although dominated by B2C brands, Instagram has many business-oriented brands that are successfully engaging with prospects. I often come across B2B organizations that have a limited or non-existen...

The Top 4 Most Effective Calls to Action on Twitter

Shared by Jeff Bullas

jeffbullas.com - It seems that for brands, Twitter followers are growing faster than Facebook likes when compared on a percentage basis. Some recent numbers from an advertising and analytics start up Optimal show t...

Gone for Good is 'Uber for charities'

Shared by The Next Web

thenextweb.com - You know those old clothes, DVDs or books you’ve been meaning to give away to charity? I bet you haven’t done it, because it’s such a hassle when you’ve got other priorities in life. An app called ...

8 Netflix Tricks You Just Can't Live Without

Shared by TIME.com

time.com - One of the main reasons Netflix is so popular is because of its simplicity. It’s painfully easy to queue up a movie on your laptop, video game console or mobile device and start watching in mere se...

Social Media News You Need to Know: April 2016 Roundup

Shared by Hootsuite

blog.hootsuite.com - It was a big month for Facebook. With their F8 conference on April 12 and 13, the social platform had tons of big announcements to share. While Facebook talked Messenger, chatbots, and Live Video, ...

What Twitter's App Store shift tells us

Shared by Newsweek

europe.newsweek.com - This week, after Twitter announced its quarterly earnings (bad) and advertising revenue (worse), the company quietly made one change in how it distributes its iPhone and iPad apps. On Wednesday, th...

98 lifestyle and work resources for digital nomads

Shared by The Next Web

tomaslau.com - I’m often asked what apps, services, and tools I use to lead my location-independent life. I’d like to emphasize one thing – it’s not about the tools, it’s about your results, personal preference, ...

Shoot & edit like a pro: Adobe Digital Photography Training

Shared by The Next Web

thenextweb.com - If you take pride in your photography or you’d like to learn how to master the tools and techniques of the pros, TNW Deals has an incredible offer to put you on the fast track to professional-grade...

6 Things I've Learned Driving a Tesla for Work

Shared by Inc.

inc.com - I drive a  Tesla once a week for Tesloop, which does city-to-city shared rides exclusively in Teslas (i.e. LA Vegas for ~$85 one-way, or Palm Springs for ~$35 one-way). Here are 6 things I've learn...

The Bolt electric bicycle can go up to 40 mph

Shared by CNNMoney

money.cnn.com - Now, I'm shedding my good-boy image for an electric bike called Bolt. It looks, feels and acts like a motorcycle with one big difference: It's not. The Bolt has pedals and can limit its speed to 20...

5 can't-miss apps: Rex, Kamcord, 'Loop Mania' and more

Shared by Mashable Tech

mashable.com - With Apple and Facebook both dropping their latest earnings reports and new rumors around the next generation Apple Watch, you may have missed some of this week's best new apps. See also: 7 hidden ...

How to Spice Up Your Social Media Marketing with Variety

socialmediatoday.com - Social media in your online marketing has the potential to breathe fresh life into your marketing efforts. As such, it's important to ensure that you don't fall into the trap of relying on the same...

Honda Says If You Can't Do This While Texting, You Shouldn't Drive While Texting Either

Shared by Adweek

adweek.com - Since April is apparently Distracted Driving Awareness Month, Honda is running a series of short videos called #PhoneDownEyesUp that urge us to respect our own limits when it comes to multi-tasking...

10 Tips on How to Use Google Plus Hangouts - Jeffbullas's Blog

Shared by Jeff Bullas

jeffbullas.com - There’s been a lot of talk lately about Google hangouts and the SEO advantages of hosting a Google hangout and using this as a source of engagement with your followers and customers. Let’s just ana...

The 10 Commandments of Social Media Content Marketing

Shared by Jeff Bullas

jeffbullas.com - In 1997 the first social network was created called sixdegrees.com and was the forerunner of the modern social networks that started to gain traction in 2002. The first of the modern next generatio...

4 Ways Your Small Business Can Generate Awareness (Without Going Broke)

Shared by Jeff Sheehan

pcmag.com - "Pop quiz, hot shot." (Bonus points if you can name the movie from which that quote comes; the answer is at the end of the article.) Question: What does the company Right Networks do? Whether or no...

Prince's Vault Containing Unreleased Music Is Drilled Open: Report

people.com - Musical genius Prince died April 21 at the age of 57. Subscribe now for an inside look into his private life and shocking death, only in PEOPLE. Prince is said to have several unreleased recordings...

How to Navigate the Complex World of Hashtags - Launch & Hustle

launchandhustle.com - Are you having trouble making hashtags work for your marketing promotions? If so, you are certainly not alone. First introduced in 2007 by Twitter, hashtags are not exactly new to the sphere of soc...

6 Productivity Tools for Twitter : Social Media Examiner

Shared by Neal Schaffer

socialmediaexaminer.com - Are you struggling to keep up with your Twitter activities? Looking for a way to streamline your Twitter marketing? The right productivity tools will help you manage your Twitter marketing more eff...

5 Easy Ways to Refresh Your LinkedIn Profile

Shared by Neal Schaffer

blog.hootsuite.com - This post was originally published on LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network. Connect with your colleagues online—sign up for LinkedIn for free.  You wouldn’t send an outdated resume to...

Big Data Is Not So Big: Dun & Bradstreet Empowers Data-Driven Small Business

thearistocracyofhr.com - Campaign/FTC disclosure: This is a sponsored product review. I will receive compensation for this post. I only work with companies I feel have great products, services and offerings. In accordance ...

Delegating Social Media Tasks - Are You Getting It Right?

blog.thesocialms.com - Delegating social media tasks within your team is far more complicated than you would think. Why? You will see in a few minutes. But first, I need to start with a personal story. I studied mathemat...

Newegg, American Express Team Up to Incorporate Loyalty Program

Shared by 360Connect

loyalty360.org - In a move to benefit both parties, American Express will be integrated into the checkout process of Newegg. With the integration, American Express will tap into the enormous number of Newegg users ...

Online Customer Experience at Lancôme Gets a Boost to Personalization

Shared by 360Connect

loyalty360.org - Top beauty brand Lancôme is taking its digital customer experience to a new high through a partnership with Edgecase Product Intelligence Platform. In a consumer landscape that demands immediacy, o...

4 Ways to Increase User Retention

blog.thesocialms.com - The following is a guest post by Nadav Shoval. Nadav Shoval is the CEO & Co-Founder of Spot.IM, an on-site community that brings the power back to the publisher. Prior to Spot.IM, Nadav has develop...

Tumblr brings back Replies, revamps Notes to encourage more conversations on its service

Shared by Eve Mayer

techcrunch.com - Yahoo-owned blogging platform Tumblr this morning announced two changes to its service designed to encourage more conversations and increase engagement around posts and other content. The company i...

IBM - Amplify

ibm.com - Join us at Amplify 2016 to hear from business leaders who stake success on their ability to serve their customers where they live, work and play. In 200+ sessions, panels, labs and technical deep d...

Maximize Your Mobile E-Commerce Efforts For Better ROI

creativeguerrillamarketing.com - As marketers, we all have to be well-aware that the way consumers shop for products has totally evolved. Gone are the days when consumers have to go to physical stores to purchase products. With se...

20 Tips to Create a Niche Blog for Ad Agency New Business

Shared by Michael Gass

fuelingnewbusiness.com - According to a recent agency survey, 86.2% of the respondents believe that content marketing is now an important part of an agency’s new business efforts. The study also indicates that few have fou...

Facebook, Kik, WhatsApp & SMS Messenger App Comparison

Shared by Josh Ochs *

safesmartsocial.com - SMS vs Facebook Messenger vs WhatsApp vs Kik Messenger What do these apps do? Kik allows anyone on the app to contact your child and directly message them. The app is NOT based in the USA. Share on...

Recruiting Employee Connections - How To Best Leverage Your Company’s Network Of Contacts - Social-Hire

social-hire.com - Social Recruiting is a hot topic for sure. But leveraging employees' contacts to make referral hires is right at the top of the list for recruiters looking to bolster their results this coming year...

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