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Demand Media Launches Long Form Article Effort

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The firm said it is looking to engage feature writers to write long articles--"north of 850 words"--for its sites. Demand Media said the new articles will look like "traditional" feature-length articles, including original reporting, exclusive quotes, and side-bars. READ MORE>>.

As U.S. Looks to Launch Precision Health Study, Google’s Role Emerges

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Google’s parent company Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOG ) and its wholly owned biotech R&D group, Verily Life Sciences, are helping build a secure center where health records, genomic data, and other personal information from hundreds of thousands of people can be collected, analyzed, and shared with health researchers. The U.S.

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YouTubers Come Of Age – Google Scores A Solid Return On Its Video Development Fund

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This article originally appeared on TechCrunch  HERE. My son recently tried to call one of our older relatives. He is not alone. Top YouTubers.

Len Short (Red)ily Discusses Google, Bono & Steve Jobs

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free weekly Infochachkie articles! “So much power has ended up in Google’s search box. It is kind of rabbit-ear television.

Insights: Gaining and Maintaining High-Value Customers in Today's Marketplace

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ecommerce marketplace article contributed monoprice opinions insights luthi bernardMore.). READ MORE>>.

Listen to any Article on the Go | Sound Gecko

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The post Listen to any Article on the Go | Sound Gecko appeared first on TechZulu. It’s 3 simple steps.

Google Hell

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just saw a Forbes article talking about Google Hell - getting placed in the secondary index. It doesn't prevent Google Hell, but it certainly reduces the chances I've worked with several businesses that were essentially based on driving traffic via search engine optimization (SEO).

Small Business Marketing | Get Customers versus Get Leads

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To learn how to advertise on Google to get traffic to your website or offline business read “ Advanced Google Adwords ” by Brad Geddes. 5.

Practice Entrepreneurship With A Purpose – Before You Start A Company

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A version of this article previously appeared on Forbes. That’s why I am reading this article. Even Stephen Curry Needs To Practice.

Oh Yeah, That Powerful Computer In My Pocket Is Also A Phone

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A version of this article previously appeared in Forbes. 140 Years Old And Still Kicking. You can follow John on Twitter: @johngreathouse.

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AOL Owned CrunchBase Pulls Plug on People+ Startup

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Check out a sample demo of their Google Glass product, due to arrive in 2014 (well, it was due to arrive then). But speculation is merely that.

Viddy #Splashmob | Balls, Bikinis, Boards plus personal Snoop Dogg & Justin Bieber Vids

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The next generation will be real time mobile streaming from handheld to handheld, kinda like Google Glasses but with more viewers.”.

How To Make (Almost) Anything Go Viral

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A version of this article previously appeared in Forbes. There are two schools of thought regarding how to make anything go viral.

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7 Facts You Need to Know When Creating a Mobile App

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what you can see with out scrolling down) probably get well over 85-90% of all of the downloads (much like on Google).  Wild right?  China.

How to Turn a FanBoy into a Hater in 5 Minutes: Lessons from the New WaPo

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With this article, plus my recent frustrations with the NYT mobile (cr)app, I thought I’d give the WaPo a try. The article was right.

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What to Make of Andreessen Horowitz’s Returns?

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What about those RETURNS the WSJ article spoke of? Let me offer you an insider’s take. VCs strangely never seem to weigh in on other VC funds.

Insights and Opinions: Waiting for Google

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Read the rest of Frank's article, Waiting for Google. waiting google merger acquisition insights exit startup entrepreneur

Twitter Delivers You 4x More Traffic Than You Think. Here’s Why …

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This article originally appeared on TechCrunch (this version is slightly different). Today they’re wrong. Terribly wrong. What awe.sm

BLOGGER ALERT: How to Start a Blog and Make Money Blogging

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In this article you’ll discover how to start a blog that makes money. This article will focus on the second component, monetization strategy. 

Startup Lessons From Stephen King: Results Vs. Activities

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A version of this article previously appeared Forbes. Leveraging his core competency, Stephen cranked out term papers for his fellow students.

The Most Obvious Mobile Ad Unit and What the New York Times Got Wrong

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The New York Times recently ran an article titled, “ Tech Companies Leave Phone Calls Behind.” But this article missed the real trend. They cite Quara, Google, Twitter & Facebook as obvious examples. Besides, why call when you can use Google, or send a Twitter message?” Google already knows this.

Entrepreneur Hack: This Remote Team Of 12 Generated $100M

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A version of this article previously appeared Forbes. He then joined Picasa and was instrumental in its acquisition by Google. TaxJar.

Insights and Opinions: Instant Reaction to Google Instant

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That said, I'm not a big fan of Google Instantyet. Read the rest of Tim's article, Instant Reaction to Google Instant. More.).

10 Examples of Companies With Fantastic Cultures

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Google. It would almost seem wrong not to mention Google on a list of companies with great culture. Google has been synonymous with culture for years, and sets the tone for many of the perks and benefits startups are now known for. Entrepreneur and Marketer, VP of Marketing at When I Work – Click here for original article.

23 Million Views – Startup Content Goes Mainstream

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A version of this article previously appeared in Forbes. Certainly not I when I took over the program three years ago. with over 200 locations.

In Defense of Uber: An Unbiased Opinion

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As somebody who has to rub shoulders with big tech companies often I can tell you that there is much blood spilled in the competitive trenches of Apple, Twitter, Facebook, Google and so on. This article had much resonance with me. 4. If you interview the neighbors of Airbnb you’d get a very different article. Is Uber evil?

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Social Search – What Entrepreneur Needs To Know

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A version of this article previously appeared on Forbes. Google is great at search, yet their G+ social network wasn’t the most successful.

An Enchanting Conversation With Guy Kawasaki

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free weekly Infochachkie articles! think Google+ is a great, great mechanism for enchanting people.”. That doesn’t work.”. link].

VC Confessions: We Passed On Twilio’s Seed Round

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A version of this article previously appeared on Forbes. In retrospect, our decision was both perfectly rational and completely lame. billion).

American Entrepreneurs – Be Happy You Are Not In Spain

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A version of this article previously appeared in Forbes. One of my top former students, Fredi Fernandez , recently sent me a compelling email.

Understanding the Underbelly of Online Marketing & Why You’ll Lose if You Don’t

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My articles never appeared on Digg so I didn’t focus on it at all. It’s worth a quick read. My argument is pretty simple. Good luck.

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Innovation and Geography

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that talked about a recent NY Times article When It Comes to Innovation, Geography Is Destiny. Reading the articles and the comments is probably worth it, but I personally think that the NY Times is overstating the advantage of being in Silicon Valley with a couple of exceptions. eHarmongy) as an acting CTO. and Ph.D.

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Remember The Phone Company? It’s Back And It’s Called Facebook

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A version of this article previously appeared on Forbes. Maybe you said Apple or even Google, but I bet Facebook didn''t come to mind.

Why Most of Your Assumptions About Phone Calls are Wrong

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In fact 61% of all mobile searches where a customer contacts a business it is via a phone call (source: Google). Google knows it. TL;DR.

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When Will Dinner Cook Itself? | Moment The Smart Home Goes Mainstream

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” Smart products need to have added value, according to Itzkovitch in his article  published on  Medium. It would certainly be a start.

Coull Entrepreneurs Get More Customers

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Apologies:  an incomplete draft of this article was inadvertently sent out previously via RSS. This article originally appeared on Forbes  HERE.

Famous Old Commercials Get Reinvented in Google’s Project Re:Brief

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Guest article by Hannah Murphy of  BlueFirePR. Google challenged several global brands last year to take their most famous commercials and re-create them as digital campaigns. Execs at Google had imagined that interactive technology would open up new possibilities in advertising, so they decided to prime the pump with Project Re:Brief.

Survey Says: Google Analytics

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Google Analytics was, of course, the most used product (69%) because it's hard to compete with "free." Google's 69% is similar to other research I've conducted on professionally managed Web sites. So, it appears that Google Analytics has captured about two-thirds of the Web analytics market.

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Survey Says: Google Analytics

Cliff Allen on Marketing

Google Analytics was, of course, the most used product (69%) because it's hard to compete with "free." Google's 69% is similar to other research I've conducted on professionally managed Web sites. So, it appears that Google Analytics has captured about two-thirds of the Web analytics market.

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Save Your Spin for Someone Who Cares

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Just notice how many VC emails you get after your TechCrunch article or after you were on stage at TC50.  Handling PR with VCs. PR is subtle. 

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