Category Archives: Articles

Shippo raises $45M more at $495M valuation as e-commerce booms – TechCrunch

This morning Shippo, a software company that provides shipping-related services to e-commerce companies, announced a new $45 million investment. The new capital values the startup at $495 million. TechCrunch is calling the new funding a Series D as it is a priced round that followed its Series C; the company did not award the round […]

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7 Ways to Start an Online Fashion Boutique for FREE

If you’d like to start an online boutique from home, but you’re short on funds, keep reading. I have 7 easy ways for you to start an online fashion boutique for free! I’ve often daydreamed of owning my own fashion boutique with piles of designer denim, trendy new tunics, and stylish jewelry hanging from eclectic […]

4 Tips on how to grow your private practice business

Starting your own private business is a huge financial step for you. It is a risk that many choose to take in order to gain the freedom and opportunity to grow in an economic environment with their own rules and strategies. The smooth running of a business and the achievement of its development goals is […]

How to Set Up a New Computer

Congratulations, you’re the proud owner of a new Windows PC! Maybe you decided to upgrade your gaming rig, finally ditched that old college laptop, or perhaps you want to start fresh with a clean install of Windows 10. Whatever your reason, desktop setup or laptop setup with a new PC is easier than you might […]

4 Tell-tale Signs indicating it’s time to replace your boiler

The existence of the boiler in our lives is vital. We take its operation for granted until the fault that will cause its abnormal function appears. For example, the pleasure you get from a hot bath after work is undeniable. So what happens when you come home tired, and a faulty water heater is a […]

Snapchat Reports Increase in Mobile Video Viewing

Snapchat users are watching more video on mobile devices, and a report from the company claims the change in viewing behavior is here to stay. Snapchat commissioned a research study to understand how the mobile behavior of Gen Z and millennials is evolving. In addition to examining video viewing habits, the study also looks at […]

The Best Thrillers on Hulu Right Now (February 2021)

If you’re in the mood for some slow-burning, goosebump-inducing cinema, then it sounds like a good thriller film will satiate your appetite. The diverse thriller sub-genre is nestled in strange terrain between drama and horror, but it’s not uncommon for comedy to find its way in, too. Thrillers can have subdued narratives or completely bizarre […]

An Easy-to-Understand Guide to Semicolon Use

It’s not quite a comma and it’s not quite a period.  And in spite of its appearance, it works quite differently than its neighbor, the colon.  But for those who take the time to learn its quirks, the semicolon is a punctuation mark unparalleled in versatility; properly employed, it can make your prose sound more […]

Types of Content Each Member of Your Sales Team Should Be Curating

Two-thirds of B2B buyers respond to salespeople who reach out to them with relevant insights and opportunities. So how do you find those insights and opportunities? Some will come from your own content assets, and others will come from relevant third-party sources. For salespeople, content curation is all about using those various assets to reach […]

5 Financial Tips for Freelance Writers

It’s almost cruel: as soon as the holidays are over, it’s time to start thinking about first quarter financials. And while winter may be the most wonderful time of the year (… maybe), it’s also one of the most busy and expensive. Tax time is stressful for everyone, but especially for freelance writers, whose financial […]

How Niche Communities Are Changing Online Conversations

Social media is a noisy place. When you log onto Facebook, Instagram, or TikTok, ready to enjoy some content, you’re bombarded with ads and thousands of posts about all sorts of things—much of which you might not care about. It’s overwhelming at best, and at worst, it makes us feel lonely. For the most part, […]

New PropellerAds Retargeting Tools

As is often the case, only a fraction of website visitors can be converted into website buyers, while others are reluctant to make a buying decision. To enable you to add more customer touchpoints and better interact with your audience, PropellerAds has rolled out a new retargeting toolbox called Audience 2.0. The network has added […]

SMS Marketing: Definition, Strategies, & Examples

If you knew there was a marketing strategy that has a 98% opening rate on your messaging, would you try it out? Of course, you would — because a 98% open rate means almost all your potential customers are paying attention to your marketing. In fact, it would be “marketing malpractice” not to at least […]

8-Event Limit and Domain Verification Scenarios: iOS 14 Challenges

As advertisers prepare for the iOS 14 prompt to go live, the loudest complaints are related to the 8-event limit. Either they are unable to configure their eight events or limiting optimizationHow you optimize impacts who sees your Facebook ad. Facebook will show your ad to people most likely to perform your desired action. to […]

Improve Your Click-Through Rate: 14 Powerful Tactics

By Kelly Forst February 22, 2021 Get your readers to take action. Here’s how to make subscribers want to “click” every single time. People spend a lot of time worrying about their email open rates, but there’s another email metric that’s just as important — click-through rates. Click-through rates reveal how many subscribers clicked a […]