How an angel investor’s wish list can help a...

Even those who know nothing about the startup world, know this – that nothing comes for free. While the “angel” before the “investor” makes this set of entrepreneurs sound more noble than others, it doesn’t mean that they’re going to go easy on you. Sure, when you compare angels to venture capital funds – the

Top 10 College Rankings by Return on Investment (R...

When I was applying to college, my parents went to the drugstore, bought a copy of US News & World Report magazine, and said that I could only apply to a school ranked in the Top 5 for my major (Engineering). That was the only out-of-state or private school that they would consider contributing any

How I was influenced to invest in the start-up Fan...

I’m an avid viewer of the popular BBC business programme, Dragons’ Den, where entrepreneurs pitch a percentage of their small business to five top investors. The best part of the show is when the dragons give the applicants a good grilling to identify flaws and weaknesses in their proposition before either offering investment terms, or

"Study Finds:" How Data-Driven Content M...

Posted by KristinTynski In 2019, high-authority links remain highly correlated with rankings. However, acquiring great links is becoming increasingly difficult. Those of you who operate publications of any variety, especially those who enjoy high domain authority, have likely received several link building requests or offers like this each day: “Please link to my suspect site

Tips from the gaming industry on how to create bra...

Video games inspire a level of engagement and fandom that most brands would kill for. Successful game brands are more than a recurring touchpoint in a fan’s daily life; they can become a meaningful part of a fan’s identity. As we look at current trends in games marketing, some emerge as critical indicators for other

The Ultimate Guide to Product Marketing in 2019

During the 1950s, Volkswagen sold a bus. Although now considered a classic vehicle, the bus remains an icon for the car company decades later. The cool part? Volkswagen just introduced their new VW Bus this year — it’s electric and features modern and sleek styling. Volkswagen’s marketing for the vehicle is eye-catching, unique, and fun,

7 SEO Title Tag Hacks for Increased Rankings + Tra...

Posted by Cyrus-Shepard We’re bringing back an oldie but a goodie this Friday! In today’s highly popular throwback, Cyrus Shepard calls out seven super-easy and timeless hacks to keep your title tags clickable in the SERPs. Check them out and share your own with us in the comments below! Click on the whiteboard image above

10 DIY Spring Cleaning Tips And Tricks

Start spring cleaning and take these DIY tips and tricks to get you started! RELATED: 30-Day House Spring Cleaning Challenge In this article: The Secret to Clean WindowsThe Lampshade Cleaning TrickCeiling Fan Cleaning WeaponSimple DIY Tip for Cleaning MattressesBest Faucet Cleaning TrickCleaning Your WasherAll-Purpose Shower CleanerThe Amazing Grout TrickCleaning the OvenAll-Natural Cleaner for Your MicrowaveDIY

How to Diagnose Your SEO Client’s Search Mat...

Posted by HeatherPhysioc One of the biggest mistakes I see (and am guilty of making) is assuming a client is knowledgeable, bought-in, and motivated to execute search work simply because they agreed to pay us to do it. We start trucking full-speed ahead, dumping recommendations in their laps, and are surprised when the work doesn’t

20 candies that are now impossible to get in Ameri...

eBay/wideeyedrooster Not all candy is created equal. For every smash success like Snickers or Twix, you have little-remembered, discontinued candies like Summit Bars or Life Savers Holes. But even though these 20 sweets are gone from this world, it doesn’t mean we don’t miss them whenever we walk past the candy aisle at the grocery