Travel blogging is a unique and exciting profession, but you’re not the only one who thinks so. If you want to make it as a travel blogger, you’ll need to be a skilled writer, a decent photographer and a relentless promoter. If you think you’ve got the skills, check out these smart tips for travel bloggers. [Read more…]
In today’s digital world, the programmers are among those who are reaping the benefits of internet technology. They are among the techies who enjoy high salaries and who get to create innovations that the present generation now make full use of. They are the founders of startups and the brains behind various new technologies.
Aaron Swartz was one programmer who carved a niche in the internet industry but who, unfortunately, ended his life too soon. His life story has been told via the movie “The Internet’s Own Boy” produced by Storyville which provided many insights into his mission, the world wide web and how the government views the internet. [Read more…]
Just like any other online entrepreneur, bloggers need to be aware of their finances to be successful. This is true even if your primarily freelance: in that case, your business is simply yourself. A strong financial plan is an important component of succeeding as an independent business person. Whether your just getting started or you’ve been at it for a while, you can follow these smart finance tips for bloggers to make sure you’re on top of your game. [Read more…]
Youtube sees millions of users a day as consumers flock to the site for pretty much every topic under the son. With such a large audience, Youtube has become the perfect tool for advertisers. Unfortunately, a new study revealed that most advertisers are doing Youtube completely wrong. [Read more…]
White collar crime is a lot more common than you might think. Are you doing what you need to do to protect yourself and your financial assets? A new app could potentially be the answer to prevent you from becoming a victim. [Read more…]
Last year, there were an estimated 34,000 chatbots in existence–most in response to a growing need for automated assistance in customer care. As chatbots evolve to better support business’ needs, Sprout Social is introducing Bot Builder. This new set of tools promises to empower brands to resolve customer issues at a faster rate and offer unique marketing experiences for their customers and followers. [Read more…]
Digital marketing has experienced a steady growth over time, but 2016 proved a landmark for this industry – it marked the year when digital marketing spending finally surpassed more traditional marketing approaches, including television. No wonder the field has attracted so many young digital marketers of late!
However, any industry veteran would have been able to vouch for the benefits of digital marketing. Audiences are now consuming more content than ever, making digital marketing a trackable, metrics-driven method to make sure that ad spend is performing properly and at full efficiency. [Read more…]
Hiring a great staff can be a daunting task for any small business owner, but attracting a reliable talent pool is key to your business’ success. That is especially true when it comes to hiring tech support. [Read more…]
As the 5th anniversary of the imprisonment of blogger Raif Badawi looms, the blogger’s children are pleading to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for help with their father’s release. [Read more…]
Martha Stewart has been the go-to expert on all things domestic for several years. From cooking and gardening to home decorating and crafting, it seems as if she is naturally good at everything she does: even blogging. So, how did Stewart slowly become one of the most effective bloggers on the web? [Read more…]