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Advanced eCommerce SEO Tactics You Can Copy

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sumo.com - When Amazon went public in 1997, Jeff Bezos laid out his strategy in his famous letter to shareholders.[*] 20 years later, Amazon is the fourth most valuable brand in the world, 7th largest website a…

Google Implements Stricter Criteria for YouTube Monetization - Search Engine Journal

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www.searchenginejournal.com - Google is implementing stricter criteria for YouTube users to meet before they’re eligible to run ads on videos. YouTube’s Partner Program allows content creators to make money by placing ads alongsi…

4 Deadly Social Influencer Marketing Traps And How To Avoid Them | Post Funnel

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postfunnel.com - Adebisi Adewusi January 25 2018 According to the 2017 State of Influencer Marketing Report, 86% of marketers use social media influencers to help them create authentic, branded content and drive enga…

How to promote a blog post: the ultimate guide

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www.lilachbullock.com - So, you’ve written an awesome blog post that provides lots of value…now what? How do you get it in front of the right eyes, and as many pairs of eyes as possible? Promoting your blog posts the right …

The Beginner's Guide to ConvertKit | Blogs by Becca

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www.blogsbybecca.com - If you're not in the know, ConvertKit is an email system for bloggers. That last part is important. They advertise that the system was built by bloggers for bloggers. So you're probably like yeah, ok…

Are Security Concerns Holding You Back From Marketing Innovation?

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www.crazyegg.com - Incredibly, 32% of companies were victims of cybercrime in 2016. And 87% of CIOs believe their security controls are failing to keep their business protected. When you’ve marketed your business effec…

In Depth Tutorial on How to Publish a Trending Round Up Curation

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curationsuite.com - In the tutorial down below we share with you a strategy that anybody can implement, no matter what market or niche your within. It’s a roundup strategy around when something is breaking (often called…

Moto G5 lock screen bypass issue is not a security flaw, here’s why

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androidcommunity.com - Yesterday, we told you about the Amazon Moto G5 that easily bypasses lock screen security. It is said to be experienced by several Moto G5 and G5 Plus phone owners. What happens is the that when the …

Twitter accused of dodging Brexit botnet questions again

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techcrunch.com - Once again Twitter stands accused of dodging questions from a parliamentary committee that’s investigating Russian bot activity during the UK’s 2016 Brexit referendum. In a letter sent yesterday to T…

Google Play hit record 19 billion+ downloads in Q4 2017, its highest quarter ever

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techcrunch.com - Smartphone adoption in emerging markets just delivered the highest number of app downloads Google Play has ever seen in a quarter. According to today’s report from App Annie, Google Play app download…

Up close with Apple’s HomePod

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techcrunch.com - The HomePod is much smaller than I remember. I hadn’t seen one since June, when the company announced the speaker back at WWDC. Last month, of course, Apple announced the speaker was being pushed bac…

The battle for consumers gets physical (instead of virtual)

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techcrunch.com - Tom Goodwin is EVP, head of innovation at Zenith Media. The world’s largest taxi firm, Uber, is buying cars. The world’s most popular media company, Facebook, now commissions content. The world’s mos…

Intel does its best to tamp down impact of Spectre and Meltdown in earnings call

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techcrunch.com - Intel CEO Brian Krzanich was delighted to report that Intel had a record year in the company’s quarterly earnings call with analysts yesterday. Of course, he also had to acknowledge the Spectre and M…

Intel: Meltdown, Spectre silicon fixes coming 2018; 3D XPoint RAM, not so much

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arstechnica.com - As part of Intel's fourth quarter financials release, CEO Brian Krzanich promised that chips shipping this year would include true hardware fixes for the Spectre and Meltdown attacks. The promise to …

After admitting that Fortnite is a priority, Epic shuts down another F2P game

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arstechnica.com - Ten days after eerie-sounding news for the free-to-play online game Paragon, the series' creators at Epic Games confirmed fans' looming suspicions: the game will soon shut down. Paragon's late-Friday…

Two new cryptocurrency heists make off with over $400M worth of blockchange

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arstechnica.com - The Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck has shut down trading and withdrawals from accounts after a reported theft of more than 500 million XEM—the blockchain-based cryptocurrency created by t…

Montana to FCC: You can’t stop us from protecting net neutrality

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arstechnica.com - The Montana governor's office has a message for the Federal Communications Commission and Internet service providers: the state can't be stopped from protecting net neutrality, and ISPs that don't li…

2018 BMW X3 review: The ultimate crossover machine?

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arstechnica.com - When we review a car, we often find ourselves at the mercy of the elements. In the case of the 2018 BMW X3, that turned out to be a good thing. A rapid succession of bitter cold, unusual warmth (for …

Mayor quits FCC committee, says it favors ISPs over the public interest

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arstechnica.com - A broadband deployment advisory group organized by the Federal Communications Commission is trying to make it harder for cities and towns to build and operate their own Internet services. The Broadba…

Now even YouTube serves ads with CPU-draining cryptocurrency miners

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arstechnica.com - The wildly popular YouTube was recently caught displaying ads that covertly leach off visitors' CPUs and electricity to generate digital currency on behalf of anonymous attackers, it was widely repor…

The Dirty War Over Diversity Inside Google

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www.wired.com - Fired Google engineer James Damore says he was vilified and harassed for questioning what he calls the company’s liberal political orthodoxy, particularly around the merits of diversity. Now outspoke…

10 LinkedIn Tips for Connecting With People at Live Events : Social Media Examiner

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www.socialmediaexaminer.com - Do you want to strengthen the connections you make at conferences? Have you considered using LinkedIn to develop relationships during events? As a business-centric social network, LinkedIn is valuabl…

Complete Guide to Social Media Account Verification | SEJ

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www.searchenginejournal.com - Getting a little blue check mark beside your name on social media may not seem like a big deal, but it is a little ego boost. It tells potential followers that you’re recognized as being influential …

The FDA Is Going After Fake Opioid Addiction Cures

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gizmodo.com - Whenever tragedy rears its head, it’s an inescapable fact that grifters will come around looking for their next victims. The opioid crisis is sadly no exception, and companies marketing so-called nat…

You’re going to want the Galaxy S9+

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www.slashgear.com - When it comes to the Galaxy S9, it looks like Samsung has joined the “bigger is better” crowd, and that’s going to leave some buyers frustrated. The Android flagship, along with its Galaxy S9+ siblin…

Android Wear 2.9 to bring unread notification dots on watch faces

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androidcommunity.com - Android Wear 2.0 will turn two years in a couple of months. It’s being updated regularly but we’re hoping a totally new version will be launched at the Google I/O 2018 in May. There is no related hin…

Dell Chromebook 5190 unveiled with EMR pen support, long-lasting battery

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androidcommunity.com - Dell is a popular name in the computer world but we haven’t heard much about it. Before learning about the Dell Mobile Connect that screencasts smartphone to supported PCs, we learned of new converti…

Lessons from Sleep Number: Don’t Snooze on your Brand Advocates

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www.loyalty360.org - Brand advocates are the the cheerleaders that help your brand engage and build relationships with future prospects, leads and customers. These loyal patrons are invaluable for a brand, and Sleep Numb…

Collecting More Customer Reviews Can Help Drive Brand Loyalty

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www.loyalty360.org - Customer reviews can play a major role in a loyalty marketer’s long-term engagement initiatives that can, ultimately, lead to brand loyalty. But, for loyalty marketers, making those customer reviews …

4th Annual Loyalty360 Awards Seek to Recognize Excellence in Customer Loyalty

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www.prnewswire.com - - Creative Campaign - Technology & Trends - Customer Analytics & Data - Employee Engagement - Program Partnership - Loyalty/Reward Program Design In addition to the above categories, one brand and on…

Consumers Crave Innovative Customer Loyalty Tactics

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www.loyalty360.org - Brands employ loyalty programs for a variety of different reasons, but it’s always important when they learn how consumers views these offerings. HelloWorld recently released a report titled, “2017 L…

Customer Engagement Reigns Supreme at Newegg

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www.loyalty360.org - Customer engagement reigns supreme at Newegg, one of the top tech-focused e-retailers in North America. Loyalty360 talked to Merle McIntosh, senior vice president sales & marketing, Newegg, about the…

Publicity Workshop | Content Marketing & Social Media | Joy Publicity

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joypublicity.com - Let’s save your business now. The problem today is the majority of small businesses fail because consumers don’t know enough about the business. Active online since 2000, I’ve spent years building a …

Microsoft Working on Photos Companion App for Android and iOS - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - Windows 10’s Microsoft Photos app is set to get a major upgrade soon. As Microsoft promised back at Build, the company will be releasing a companion app for Microsoft Photos in the future. And that a…

Paul Thurrott's Short Takes: January 26 - Petri

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www.petri.com - Because winter in Narnia was shorter than this, this edition of Short Takes looks at Microsoft’s coming $1 trillion market cap valuation, a major Surface Laptop correction, Microsoft v. AWS, and much…

Survey: People becoming less inhibited about using voice search in public

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searchengineland.com - People are less inhibited about using voice search and talking to their phones in public than they were just a year ago. That’s according to a new consumer survey from Stone Temple Consulting, which …

INTERVIEW: Missouri Senate Candidate Riles Up the Internet With Statement Against Feminism – Says ‘They’re the Bullies’

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www.thegatewaypundit.com - Republican Missouri Senate candidate Courtland Sykes shook up the internet on Thursday with a statement condemning the feminist movement and endorsing traditional family values. Following the stateme…

‘Mind-Blowing’ New Prince Music ‘Coming Soon,’ Estate Adviser Says

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variety.com - ‘Previously unreleased Prince music is “coming soon,” estate adviser Troy Carter tells Variety, although he declined to specify any further details about the recordings. “He was a guy who practically…

VIDEO reveals Google Home knows exactly who Muhammad and Buddha are, but NOT Jesus or God!

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therightscoop.com - A new video by David Sams (the man who helped make the Oprah Winfrey Show, Wheel of Fortune, Jeopardy! and RollerGames famous) has come out showing that Google Home doesn’t have a clue who Jesus or G…

Data Privacy Day 2018: Balancing Privacy and Business Growth | OnRamp - HIPAA Compliant Hosting, Colocation & Security

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www.onr.com - With high profile and damaging data breaches continuing to make headlines, it’s never been more important to include data privacy in your business objectives. This year, on January 28, the world will…

How to Leap Into Digital Dexterity - CXO Weekly

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robllewellyn.com - As the digital era takes shape, executives are faced with strategic challenges, which they are unaccustomed to dealing with. It is clear that simply adopting digital technology in a siloed manner is …

Dutch agencies provide crucial intel about Russia's interference in US-elections - Tech - Voor nieuws, achtergronden en columns

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www.volkskrant.nl - We'd never expected that the Russians would do this Chris Painter We'd never expected that the Russians would do this The Americans were taken completely by surprise by the Russian aggression, says C…

Why It Can Pay to Get Links from Domains that Don't Always Rank Highly - Whiteboard Friday

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moz.com - Contrary to popular belief, the top ranking pages aren't always the best targets for your link building efforts. There are good reasons to chase those links, sure, but there are also drawbacks — as w…

How to Refocus Your AdWords Marketing Agency to Grow Client ROI [Free Ebook]

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instapage.com - A common refrain voiced in 90% of the nation’s marketing agencies, often delivered in a lordly tone, is: “We understand our client’s business.” (35% of clients do not agree with this statement.) Some…

Rank Higher: Q&A with Instapage SEO Manager Chris Granwehr

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instapage.com - SEO is a demanding and complex industry. Either search engines can find your website, or they can’t. An SEO Manager can often be overlooked, but these individuals are crucial to any company’s success…

415: Why Personal Development Is The Catalyst That Will Help Evolve You Into a Winner by Richard Matharoo

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mlmnation.net - Focus on the actions that bring about the results that you want. Richard Matharoo shows us that you need to evaluate what isn’t working, find out what will work, and treat your business very professi…

The Amazon Ad Blitz: How Amazon Is Conquering the Advertising World

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instapage.com - Amazon has become the largest online retailer in the world and shows no signs of slowing down. The company is currently on the lookout for a location for their second North American headquarters, and…

Tips And Tricks That You Can Do With Your Ipad

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laptopsandnotebook.com - You surely want to use more features on your iPad, but you might get stuck with newer technology. Don’t let it just use it as solely an app and gaming machine. Your iPad can do so much. Read this art…

Job Interview Questions and Answers (Part 16): What does customer service mean to you?

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clientservicesupport.com - Customer Service Skills for Success: Click here! In this week’s video, we’re going to go over how to answer the job interview question, "What does customer service mean to you?" That’s coming up. Hi …

Mobile Marketing Tips For The New Mobile Marketer

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durac.info - Mobile marketing is a very trendy and acceptable way to mass market your products or services. Read on how mobile marketing can help you with your business. Never randomly message your customers. Res…

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