The JOBS Act: What Startups and Small Businesses Need to Know [Infographic]
In April 2012, President Obama and Congress passed the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act in support of entrepreneurship and small business growth. The JOBS Act is designed to encourage small business and startup funding by easing federal regulations and allowing individuals to become investors. Since the passing of the JOBS [...]
21 Tactics to Increase Blog Traffic (Updated 2014)
It's easy to build a blog, but hard to build a successful blog with significant traffic. Over the years, we've grown this blog to hundreds of thousands of visitors each month and helped lots of other blogs, too. I launched a personal blog late last year and was amazed to see how quickly it gained thousands of visits to each post. There's an art to increasing a blog's traffic, and given that we ...
The Power of Like 2: How Social Marketing Works
The Power of Like 2: How Social Marketing Works is the second research report in a series examining the ways in which brands can quantify the paid and earned effects of their social marketing programs on Facebook and optimize their efforts. The analysis leverages data and insights from the Comscore Social...
Startups Are Booming - Guess Who's Funding Them?
This guest post is by David S. Rose, an entrepreneur, angel investor and CEO of Gust, a collaborative platform for early-stage investors and entrepreneurs. Second quarter statistics from Gust, the global platform connecting high-growth entrepreneurs and active early-stage investors show a significant increase across the board in the number of new [...]
Make Your Facebook Giveaway Awesome In 5 Easy Steps
Running a giveaway on Facebook & take it to the next level. Get introduced to 5 easy steps needed to launching an awesome, effective giveaway on Facebook.
Fisker | Meet The Fisker Ocean, The World's Most Sustainable Vehicle | Fisker, Inc.
Welcome to Fisker. The Fisker Ocean is the world’s most sustainable vehicle. Fisker's all-electric, zero-emissions Fisker Ocean is the world’s greenest car.
Mid-City is the Next Highland Park
MID-CITY: The votes are in in our "Next Highland Park" (ie, next to gentrify) poll and the winner is...Mid-City! And since Mid-City is already on its way, second place went to...East Hollywood!...
Digital Brand Effect | Nielsen
Nielsen Digital Brand Effect is a market-leading solution that allows the entire digital media ecosystem to collaborate around measuring and optimizing brand lift metrics in real-time. Our always on methodology provides marketers and their partners granular insight into how their campaigns are...
YouTube and PayPal Co-founders (and others) Fund Mysterious New Startup
Steve Chen, founder of YouTube, is one of a handful of investors in a new startup spearheaded by founders of HotOrNot.com and ClickTheButton.com. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Some very in-touch entrepreneurs have decided to invest in a firm not yet ready to disclose its full product concept. Philadelphia-based startup, Perceptual Networks, [...]