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  • Earned media can be "free" advertising and public relations. But you can't obtain it without an investment. See how media mentions and social sharing are earned.

    What Is Earned Media?

    What Is Earned Media?

    by Heidi Thorne6

  • Here are seven practical solutions for improving content marketing and business writing. I've also included examples of seven content writing strategies that are ineffective and obsolete.

    Content Writing and Marketing Strategies That Work

    Content Writing and Marketing Strategies That Work

    by Stephen Bush1

  • This article defines what 'Blackhat Marketing' actually is, the techniques employed by 'Blackhat Marketers' and how their actions might affect your online writing, business and social media accounts. You will be given a unique and exclusive insight in to the world of Blackhat Internet Marketing.

    Inside the World of Blackhat Internet Marketing

    Inside the World of Blackhat Internet Marketing

    by SpaceShanty1

  • This article examines the "micro" marketing environment, elements external to marketing management, and the effects exerted on a firm's ability to serve or respond to customers, suppliers, and others.

    Basics of the "Micro" Marketing Environment

    Basics of the "Micro" Marketing Environment

    by Sallie B Middlebrook PhD8

  • This is an overview of the processes a consumer goes through when he or she seeks to make a purchase and how a marketer reacts throughout that process.

    Principles of Marketing—Buyer Behavior

    Principles of Marketing—Buyer Behavior

    by Sethughes8

  • Sometimes we rack our brains trying to figure out which prospecting approach will get the attention of a target client, and a classic method can come through when we have exhausted other options.

    When All Else Fails, Be Human

    When All Else Fails, Be Human

    by Megan Metcalf2

  • Google changes every day. They are constantly making changes and updates to how their technology works. There is a key trend that has been taking place over the last several years that has nothing to do with rankings at all.

    SEO Trends: The Evolution of Search Results

    SEO Trends: The Evolution of Search Results

    by Nick Fischer0

  • Brief Introduction When I picked up No Logo for the first time little did I know I was in possession of the bible of anti globalization. This book is ruthlessly researched with similarly unforgiving analyse. No Logo is about the impact super...

    "No Logo" by Naomi Klein: A Summary, Review, and Reaction

    by Barry Wood2

  • These days when you mention a webinar, you might hear, "Not another one!" Why the negativity? Discover why people hate webinars and how to make a great webinar that participants will value.

    How to Make a Great Webinar

    How to Make a Great Webinar

    by Heidi Thorne10

  • Writing a good advertisement is both a craft and an art. Perfecting it takes time, and it is never too soon to begin practising, Follow these tips for increased customers and revenue in your business.

    Write an Advertisement in Fifty Words

    Write an Advertisement in Fifty Words

    by Mary Phelan2

  • Measuring the success of your marketing strategies is an important part of a business's growth strategy. Here is a list of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), from A to Z, to help you get started.

    Key Performance Indicators That Every Marketer Tracks

    Key Performance Indicators That Every Marketer Tracks

    by Prathamesh Yeotekar1

  • Move from being Sales-Phobic to having a passion for selling. The issue is you've been selling the wrong stuff in the wrong way to the wrong people. Selling is fun when you've got good news for your potential customers. Hey, you may even become an evangelist: literally a bringer of good news!

    Becoming a Sales Evangelist

    Becoming a Sales Evangelist

    by Rev Neil 'Lex' McKee0

  • Here are 10 simple rules to keep in mind when you are selling face to face, over the phone or even via the internet.

    The Golden Rules of Selling

    The Golden Rules of Selling

    by Jerry Cornelius4

  • Suggestions for how to choose a creative name for your technology domain or business. Find out more to come up with the perfect name.

    Unique Name Ideas for a Tech Website

    Unique Name Ideas for a Tech Website

    by Busy Mother0

  • For smaller brands it can take time to build a solid reputation amongst consumers. One way to accelerate the process is with innovation. Here are five companies that are spinning old ideas into fresh, new and exciting concepts that are helping to shape the future of their respective industries.

    Five Brands Spinning Old Products Into Fresh New Concepts

    Five Brands Spinning Old Products Into Fresh New Concepts

    by Haley Kieser0

  • Many people make product or entertainment choices based on what they read on Internet review sites; this can be a big mistake.

    Can You Trust Online Reviews?

    Can You Trust Online Reviews?

    by Rupert Taylor6

  • How does Amazon SEO differ from traditional SEO? How do you optimize your product listing for Amazon as compared to general search engine optimization?

    Amazon SEO versus Traditional SEO

    Amazon SEO versus Traditional SEO

    by Tamara Wilhite2

  • A promotional giveaway can be a long-term marketing tool that customers and prospects will want to receive. Learn more about this cost-effective advertising medium here.

    What Is a Promotional Giveaway?

    What Is a Promotional Giveaway?

    by Heidi Thorne2

  • This article aims to explain some of the key concepts and fundamentals that act as the basic framework for grasping an understanding of marketing. This article answers the question: "What are the principles of marketing"?

    Principles of Marketing: Basic Concepts and Fundamentals

    Principles of Marketing: Basic Concepts and Fundamentals

    by Sethughes40

  • No matter how good a salesperson's skills are, it can be impossible to sell a product that has reached the end of its marketable life. Learn more about product life cycle and its impact on sales.

    The Impact of the Product Life Cycle on Sales

    The Impact of the Product Life Cycle on Sales

    by Heidi Thorne8

  • Effective promotional product buying does more than help promote your company—it can also help you save marketing dollars. Learn how to develop a good promotional product strategy with these tips.

    How to Develop a Good Promotional Product Strategy

    How to Develop a Good Promotional Product Strategy

    by Heidi Thorne2

  • If you’re a business owner and need a glossy brochure designed to generate more sales, how much are you likely to pay? The final cost is dependent on the type of brochure and the choice of designer.

    Should I Use Professional Brochure Designs?

    Should I Use Professional Brochure Designs?

    by Dmitri Logounov1

  • PPC, CAC, CTR, RoAS... what do they all mean? Advertising professionals throw these terms around that could baffle those unfamiliar with them. Common advertising acronyms are decrypted and their importance is explained.

    Advertising Acronyms Explained

    Advertising Acronyms Explained

    by Heidi Thorne15

  • ROI (return on investment) in marketing can often be difficult to assess. Learn marketing ROI definition and basic principles of calculating marketing ROI.

    What Is ROI in Marketing?

    What Is ROI in Marketing?

    by Heidi Thorne10

  • Many independent insurance agents think the job is easy because you can ‘be your own boss,’ ‘set your own hours,’ and become wildly successful at the same time. However, many discover that being self-employed is one of the hardest jobs ever. Here are some ways to improve your success.

    How Independent Insurance Agents Become More Successful

    How Independent Insurance Agents Become More Successful

    by BringingSpring0

  • There are a number of tools out there that will help you automate content so that you can be constantly active in posting a consistent message with little effort. Here are 5 ideas to get you started.

    5 Social Media Content Ideas You Can Automate

    5 Social Media Content Ideas You Can Automate

    by Sara Millis0

  • Marketers becoming more cautious about ROI & sales, 2017 is going to be the year where data will show the real strength of influencer marketing and it can be the game changer for your business

    5 Reasons to Use Influencer Marketing in 2017

    5 Reasons to Use Influencer Marketing in 2017

    by Shane Barker0

  • UX is a shorthand acronym for "user experience." While commonly used in relation to a website's user interface (UI), the concept has applications for offline sales and marketing, too.

    What Is UX?

    What Is UX?

    by Heidi Thorne6

  • Here's a look at considerations related to customer value. It's a fact: Successful marketers understand the need for consumer-focused marketing that emphasizes creating and sustaining customer value.

    Creating and Sustaining Customer Value

    Creating and Sustaining Customer Value

    by Sallie B Middlebrook PhD0

  • Do you want to start marketing by email but don't know what the best email marketing software for small businesses is? Read this article to find out my favorite email marketing options by price points and the features they offer.

    The Best Email Marketing Software for Small Businesses

    The Best Email Marketing Software for Small Businesses

    by Dennis Ebris0

  • SlideShare is an uber-awesome tool and platform. It’s the site that jumpstarted my design business. It boasts a large user base of PMEBs (professionals, managers, executives, and businesspeople) and extensive viewership. Here's how to get featured!

    5 Proven Strategies to Get Featured on SlideShare

    5 Proven Strategies to Get Featured on SlideShare

    by Amanda Charly1

  • What is market share? How is it measured? And why is it relevant to a business? Get answers here.

    What Is Market Share?

    What Is Market Share?

    by Heidi Thorne8

  • Surveys can be a great way to get people engaged online and to get valuable market research for your business. Find out what you need to know when you create a survey online.

    Create a Survey Online: What You Need to Know

    Create a Survey Online: What You Need to Know

    by Heidi Thorne10

  • Sales isn't just a skill necessary for those who rely on selling to earn a decent living. Successfully mastering the art of selling can propel you in life in more ways than you can possibly imagine!

    Master the Sale, Master Your Life

    Master the Sale, Master Your Life

    by Kathleen Odenthal0

  • Choosing a method of advertisement for a business can feel like gambling. Learn how to evaluate customers and advertising methods using the concept of where to make more effective ad choices.

    Choosing a Method of Advertisement for a Business

    Choosing a Method of Advertisement for a Business

    by Heidi Thorne9

  • No small business or salesperson wants to experience drops in sales. But it's going to happen sometime. . .often when least wanted. Discover causes for sales downturns and how to plan for sales slumps.

    How to Plan for Sales Slumps

    How to Plan for Sales Slumps

    by Heidi Thorne8

  • What is a brand name? It is an organization's primary asset. Learn more about what a brand name is and how it serves the marketing and advertising function.

    What Is a Brand Name?

    What Is a Brand Name?

    by Heidi Thorne8

  • Electronic billboards are the billboards of the future. Find out what an electronic billboard is, as well as best practices and challenges for using them to advertise a business.

    What Is an Electronic Billboard?

    What Is an Electronic Billboard?

    by Heidi Thorne9

  • You can easily bolster the credibility of your organization by deploying surrogates: individuals outside of your organization who can speak on behalf of your organization. Make sure to do so thoughtfully and strategically for maximum effect.

    Using Surrogates to Enhance Your Organization’s Credibility

    Using Surrogates to Enhance Your Organization’s Credibility

    by C D Hundley0

  • A some point, salespeople may need to make calls on prospects that are NOT warm leads. Learn some sales sins to avoid when cold calling.

    Cold Calling Sales Sins to Avoid

    Cold Calling Sales Sins to Avoid

    by Heidi Thorne18

  • Product catch phrases fill the commercial world, phrases so ubiquitous and sunk into folk memory that many people are aware of a phrase even if they never use the product. This article explores these devices and brings you through a catchphrase creation exercise.

    The Secret of Creating a Great Catchphrase

    The Secret of Creating a Great Catchphrase

    by Mary Phelan0

  • The fashion photography niche is quickly becoming one of the most lucrative areas of photography leaving some to question what is driving the surge in submissions.

    The Rise of Fashion Photography

    The Rise of Fashion Photography

    by Jonas Ogrefoln0

  • Generation Z. Gen Z. The iGeneration. Just who are they and should your business invest in marketing to them? With a population size of 74 million and approaching their earning years, marketing to Gen Z will soon be imperative to your business's success.

    Marketing to Gen Z

    Marketing to Gen Z

    by Drew Overholt0

  • I will help you find the best free press release services that will generate ongoing publicity for your business, new product or service...or whatever it is you need to promote to a global audience. Having worked in public relations and SEO marketing for more than a decade, I have handpicked the following free PR services that I use frequently—and repeatedly—for my business and clients.

    Free Press Release Distribution Sites (for 2014)

    Free Press Release Distribution Sites (for 2014)

    by Brian Scott7

  • Get the word out! Today’s libraries are not just about loaning out books and providing reference information; they’re a community connection. Bring in more customers by promoting the engaging services your library has to offer.

    Promoting Library Services

    Promoting Library Services

    by Teri Silver0

  • Starting a new small business is exciting, but it can be difficult to get your company noticed during it's first few years. Follow these tips to stand out, gain new clients, and build a reputation

    4 Tips for Getting Your Small Business Noticed

    4 Tips for Getting Your Small Business Noticed

    by Jennifer Wilber2

  • Networking events are great for meeting customers and colleagues. But some foods can make these events challenging and get in the way of making connections. See which foods to never serve.

    Foods to Never Serve at Networking Events

    Foods to Never Serve at Networking Events

    by Heidi Thorne16

  • Logos, customer service, advertising... all of these brand elements convey volumes about a business. In fact, they make a promise. Read here for brand promise definition and explanation.

    A Definition of "Brand Promise"

    A Definition of "Brand Promise"

    by Heidi Thorne4

  • Here are some of the roles that case studies play in inbound marketing strategies. This article also includes an overview of customer-centric sales processes and educational content.

    How to Educate Your Customers Using Case Studies

    How to Educate Your Customers Using Case Studies

    by Stephen Bush0

  • While the term is a buzzword in the advertising world, the concept of marrying content with advertising is not. Learn what is native advertising, along with guidelines for using this strategy.

    What Is Native Advertising?

    What Is Native Advertising?

    by Heidi Thorne9

  • Are you an over-networker who attends too many networking events and connects with too many people? Get tips to stop chasing and begin choosing for better networking results.

    Networking Tips: Are You Chasing or Choosing?

    Networking Tips: Are You Chasing or Choosing?

    by Heidi Thorne6

  • Insurtech is quickly advancing to replace insurance sales professionals and the only way to fight it is to forget making "numbers" and focus on making relationships. Social Media is the best tool.

    Insurance Agents Are Losing the War in Social Media

    Insurance Agents Are Losing the War in Social Media

    by Luke Kinton0

  • Learning the basics of advertising can help anyone improve their understanding of the marketing process. One source estimates that U.S. ad spending in 2019 will amount to 240.7 billion U.S. dollars, up from 223.7 billion recorded in 2018.

    What Are the Basic Concepts of Advertising?

    What Are the Basic Concepts of Advertising?

    by Sallie B Middlebrook PhD0

  • Subscriptions don't keep newspapers in business. Ads do! Learn what is newspaper advertising and how it's changing.

    What Is Newspaper Advertising?

    What Is Newspaper Advertising?

    by Heidi Thorne2

  • Influencer marketing is a new term for celebrity advertising, which has been around for decades. But there are twists that make it a new, and challenging, tool in a company's marketing arsenal.

    Influencer Marketing: Definition

    Influencer Marketing: Definition

    by Heidi Thorne4

  • As social media takes over, businesses are experiencing growing pains on the internet. FourSquare is one such growing website where customers can leave tips about your business that you may not even be aware of. If you want a FourSquare tip removed, this is how to go about deleting it.

    Will FourSquare Delete a Negative Comment on a Business Venue?

    Will FourSquare Delete a Negative Comment on a Business Venue?

    by Kasio Martin5

  • Promotional stress balls, while seemingly a pretty simple promotion, have several concerns that marketers need to consider. Find out what you need to know here.

    How to Choose Promotional Stress Balls

    How to Choose Promotional Stress Balls

    by Heidi Thorne4

  • While logic would dictate that hiring an influencer that has a huge following would be a good investment, that's not always true. Learn more about working with micro-influencers, experts and personalities that have hundreds of followers, not millions.

    What Are Micro-Influencers?

    What Are Micro-Influencers?

    by Heidi Thorne16

  • As a new Urban Fantasy author, I ran a contest to build my marketing platform and collected over 4000 emails. What were the results? Did Facebook Ads or giveaway sites work better? In this article, I discuss what worked, what didn't, and what might be better in the future.

    How I Built a List of 4000 Emails by Running an E-Reader Contest

    How I Built a List of 4000 Emails by Running an E-Reader Contest

    by Willow Shire6

  • Is advertising a good or bad thing? What are the pros and cons? Marketing strategies have shifted to incorporate social media and online advertising. The days of TV and newspaper no longer dominate. Let's look at the disadvantages (and advantages) of said campaigns.

    10 Disadvantages and Limitations of Advertising

    10 Disadvantages and Limitations of Advertising

    by Rizwan Amjed143

  • This article takes a look at the best marketing jobs, salary ranges, and what employers might be looking for as they seek to fill top jobs in marketing.

    Ten of the Highest-Paying Jobs in Marketing

    Ten of the Highest-Paying Jobs in Marketing

    by Sallie B Middlebrook PhD15

  • All small businesses need an efficient marketing strategy. Developing a product or service is only the first step. This article explains five free ways small businesses with limited resources can develop a marketing strategy which costs little and brings a measurable, positive return on investment.

    5 Free Marketing Opportunities Small Businesses Can’t Afford to Ignore

    5 Free Marketing Opportunities Small Businesses Can’t Afford to Ignore

    by Amanda Littlejohn1

  • Exhibiting at trade shows can be a huge expense . . . especially for small businesses! Discover helpful ideas for creating an effective trade show booth on a budget and optimizing the investment.

    Trade Show Booth Ideas on a Budget

    Trade Show Booth Ideas on a Budget

    by Heidi Thorne16

  • Building a brand loyal customer base is a strategy that helps ensure the future health and growth of an organization. Read on for help in understanding brand loyalty in marketing for today's economy.

    Understanding Brand Loyalty in Marketing

    Understanding Brand Loyalty in Marketing

    by Heidi Thorne6

  • Are you looking for your first job in sales...or already on the first rung and wanting to climb the career ladder but not sure where your next step should be? This article will clarify what, exactly, are the main roles in sales, where they are found, and what they encompass.

    What Is the Best Type of Sales Job for You?

    What Is the Best Type of Sales Job for You?

    by Jerry Cornelius0

  • Thinking of starting a new podcast and don't know where to begin? Learn the basics from the host of the Throwing Bones Podcast, and student at Berklee College of Music.

    Tips Before You Start Your Podcast

    Tips Before You Start Your Podcast

    by Elizabeth Diedrick1

  • Don't buy an email marketing package without knowing these simple tips. Learn how to find the right marketing agency, get the most out of your email marketing campaign, and stay within budget, from a 10-year veteran of internet marketing.

    Email Marketing Packages: Tips and Tricks You Need Right Now

    Email Marketing Packages: Tips and Tricks You Need Right Now

    by Dennis Ebris0

  • Social impact co-marketing has traditionally been focused on event sponsorship. With the success of co-branded advertising, why are brands reluctant to work together to support non-profits and social causes?

    Content Collaboration for Causes

    Content Collaboration for Causes

    by Marc Patterson0

  • Are you ready for the changes in the new decade? Social media will bring in many such changes with new updates. Check out the upcoming social media trends in 2020 to stay informed and have a better social experience. Read on!

    Top 11 Social Media Marketing Trends to Know in 2020

    Top 11 Social Media Marketing Trends to Know in 2020

    by Sumit Chakrabarti13

  • Promotion is different from a promotion. Confused? This article answers "What is a promotion?"

    What Is a Promotion?

    What Is a Promotion?

    by Heidi Thorne0

  • Would yesterday's copyrwriting skills be relevant in today’s advertising environments? This article looks at some of the ways that advertising has changed and, specifically, how that impacts the field of copywriting.

    Are Your Copywriting Skills Outdated?

    Are Your Copywriting Skills Outdated?

    by Heidi Thorne22

  • Magnets have been a promotional product staple for decades, but can be ho-hum. Learn how to design useful magnetic business cards that get attention and get kept.

    How to Design Useful Magnetic Business Cards

    How to Design Useful Magnetic Business Cards

    by Heidi Thorne0

  • This article describes how to use the less advanced features of Google Ads to create an advertising campaign. You'll learn how to use Google Ads to create an ad campaign with a goal to increase website and phone traffic while targeting a geographical area of Google searches of related AdWords.

    How to Create a Google Ads Campaign to Advertise Your Business

    How to Create a Google Ads Campaign to Advertise Your Business

    by Joshua Crowder2

  • Prospective employers sometimes say they prefer candidates with sales experience . . but what if you have none? How do you overcome this hurdle and get the job, even if you have never worked in sales before?

    How to Get a Sales Job With No Sales Experience

    How to Get a Sales Job With No Sales Experience

    by Jerry Cornelius0

  • Pinterest and Instagram are both visually oriented social media platforms. But which one wins for business? Advantages and challenges of each are discussed.

    Pinterest Versus Instagram for Business

    Pinterest Versus Instagram for Business

    by Heidi Thorne12

  • Brochures can be a very important part of your business or organization as far as publicity. Thankfully, the World Wide Web offers some alternatives to high-cost brochures. There are plenty of tools you can use online to make some good brochures for free.

    How to Make a Brochure With Free Online Tools

    How to Make a Brochure With Free Online Tools

    by glassvisage161

  • Tips on how to create a business communications plan that includes identifying your audience; planning your message and purpose; devising a method; and constructing a timeline for delivering to stakeholders.

    How to Write a Communications Plan

    How to Write a Communications Plan

    by WheelerWife2

  • How does branding affect search engine optimization? How much weight do search engines give brands versus other factors?

    Branding and SEO

    Branding and SEO

    by Tamara Wilhite0

  • A look at the segmentation process marketers use in determining a target market and how they use this information to position themselves in that market.

    What Is the Market Segmentation Process?

    What Is the Market Segmentation Process?

    by Sethughes3

  • Videos are a great tool for promoting your business. In this article, learn how to shoot them, edit them, and share them with the public.

    How to Make Your Own Videos

    How to Make Your Own Videos

    by Ryan Jarvis Cornelius0

  • Make your videos amazing, not unintentionally amusing, with these video presentation tips. Tips for making videos cheaply, including Facebook Live, are discussed.

    Video Presentation Tips

    Video Presentation Tips

    by Heidi Thorne8

  • Branded custom hats can be a great promotion for many markets. But they can be expensive. Discover buying tips and terms for custom embroidered hats.

    Custom Embroidered Hats Buying Tips

    Custom Embroidered Hats Buying Tips

    by Heidi Thorne6

  • Retailing giant John Wanamaker is famous for saying that only half of his advertising worked, but that he didn't know which half. His quote still accurately expresses the frustrations with advertising businesses of all sizes feel. Discover why it's so frustrating and what to do about it.

    Advertising for Branding Versus Advertising for Sales

    Advertising for Branding Versus Advertising for Sales

    by Heidi Thorne12

  • Owned media is a hedge against marketing investments in volatile social media networks. But it is not a panacea and has its own risks.

    What Is Owned Media?

    What Is Owned Media?

    by Heidi Thorne12

  • Do you want to be smarter when buying or selling? After reading this, you'll know about the psychology of buying and recognize when a salesman or marketing ad is trying to psych you. Then, you'll learn how to protect yourself from the tricks of their trade. If ever you wanted to, that is.

    The Psychology of Buying and Five Ways Your Salesman Can Be Tricking You

    The Psychology of Buying and Five Ways Your Salesman Can Be Tricking You

    by Chris Martine0

  • If you are looking for a way to increase traffic, sales, or readership, then you should know that email marketing done right is one of the most effective methods. Learn how to make it work for you.

    How to Make Good Money With Email Marketing

    How to Make Good Money With Email Marketing

    by Robert P Sullivan0

  • Populations of buyers can be grouped by several demographic and market factors. Types of market segments are reviewed.

    Types of Market Segments

    Types of Market Segments

    by Heidi Thorne2

  • Native social media posts are content that is designed around the limitations of a particular social network. Native posts are favored by the social networks since they keep users on the network and see ads. This presents challenges for marketers. Discover ways to work in this new social landscape.

    What Are Native Social Media Posts?

    What Are Native Social Media Posts?

    by Heidi Thorne10

  • A business party is a great way to make connections to build your sphere of influence. However, one little mistake can end up costing you more than you bargained for!

    How to Have Good Business Party Ettiquette

    How to Have Good Business Party Ettiquette

    by Stephen Meadows1

  • Clearly a subjective question, this article is for anyone seriously considering graphic design as a career path. I'll explore some of the possible careers in the field.

    Is Graphic Design a Good Career Choice?

    Is Graphic Design a Good Career Choice?

    by Maria Colomy3

  • Why market to Millennials? With an estimated 1.4 trillions dollars of spending power in 2020 and 80 million people in their generation, Millennials may very well be the most powerful living generation for the U.S. economy in the nation's history.

    Marketing to Millennials

    Marketing to Millennials

    by Drew Overholt2

  • Trying to cover too much geography when selling usually results in too little sales. Learn sales techniques for setting and managing a territory for greater profitability and productivity.

    Sales Techniques: Setting and Managing a Territory

    Sales Techniques: Setting and Managing a Territory

    by Heidi Thorne6

  • Thinking of getting into sales, but concerned about all the sales jargon you might come across? Fear no more: here is the (almost) definitive ABC guide of all the common sales jargon you are likely to encounter in your new career.

    The ABC Guide to Sales Terminology

    The ABC Guide to Sales Terminology

    by Jerry Cornelius0

  • As I continue my Instagram-for-business adventure, here are some dos and don'ts I've discovered that can help build your following and create a positive experience for both you and your followers.

    Instagram for Business: Dos and Don'ts

    Instagram for Business: Dos and Don'ts

    by Heidi Thorne8

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Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)