If you prefer the Instagram version of yourself, read this book

My Instagram Story persona could not be further from the real me.  She’s chill, constantly smiling and laughing, and always living her best life in some far-flung place that looks as if it were built with the ‘gram in mind. To be quite honest with you, I sometimes prefer her to my IRL self.  Scratch […]

This Sales Pro Wrote Outreach Emails for 15 Years. Here Are His Best Email Tips

Every day, millions of outreach emails are sent by entrepreneurs and small businesses around the world.  In fact, I have a bunch sitting unopened in my inbox right now. The sender is hoping to catch my attention, so we can work together in a way that grows their business. But here’s the cold, hard truth: […]

Learn how to use social media for business with this $12 Instagram marketing course

Social media has changed the way companies advertise, forgoing traditional print avenues in favor of online influencers. Partnering with these digital phenoms allows companies to easily market to millions of followers all over the world via platforms like Instagram. The image-driven social media app is a potential goldmine for advertisers, but it can be tricky […]

Find anomalies in your campaign spending with this Google Ads script

Contributor Daniel Gilbert shares a customizable script that lets you check for overspending or underspending in your Google Ads account by finding changes in spending. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

259: How This Home Cooking Blogger is Replacing Her Lawyer Income with Her Blogging Income

The post 259: How This Home Cooking Blogger is Replacing Her Lawyer Income with Her Blogging Income appeared first on ProBlogger. How a Lawyer’s Home Cooking Blog is Helping Her Replace Her Law Income Libby Hakim features in the fourth episode of our Blogging Breakthroughs series, where listeners share stories about traffic, income, mindset, and […]

What is this weird Twitter army of Amazon drones cheerfully defending warehouse work?

Here is a strange little online community to puzzle at. Amazon has developed an unnerving, Stepford-like presence on Twitter in the form of several accounts of definitely real on-the-floor workers who regurgitate talking points and assure the world that all is right in the company’s infamously punishing warehouse jobs. After Flamboyant Shoes Guy called out […]

Hey, Trump golf club, what’s this cursed vegetable tube on your menu?

I would like 17-20 corns with a microgreen spliff, please. On Monday, the Trump National Golf Club in the Hudson Valley tweeted an image of a dish that is apparently available at the resort. No one knows what the dish is, exactly, but I’ll say this: It does not look like it would fill you […]

Please adopt this wonderful, incredibly high-maintenance cat

If you’re looking for a low-maintenance pet, Bruno is not the cat for you. But if you’re looking for a pet whose lifestyle is the feline version of a Mariah Carey tour rider, look no further. Bruno is a 7-year-old cat currently up for adoption at the Wright Way Rescue Animal Shelter in Morton Grove, […]

This journalist’s Twitter dilemma: Does my participation condone a cesspool of hatred and racism?

OPINION: Having just returned from vacation this week, I’m struggling with a decision I would hope all journalists and news organizations are confronting: whether to finally quit Twitter. Yes, yes, I know. The “Why I quit social media” is the most narcissistic, self-indulgent subject of our time. Every time I see a why-i-stopped-t…Read More Social […]

How to Win Some Local Customers Back from Amazon this Holiday Season

Posted by MiriamEllis Your local business may not be able to beat Amazon at the volume of their own game of convenient shipping this holiday season, but don’t assume it’s a game you can’t at least get into! This small revelation took me by surprise last month while I was shopping for a birthday gift […]