7.0 Is Here!
iDevAffiliate 7
Price: $99.99 USD



more information

Business

How brands are getting more value from Instagram Stories influencer content

Instagram Stories The 24-hour lifespan of Instagram Stories has made managing and analysing the content a laborious process for marketers. A handful of companies have claimed to solve that problem, allowing brands to put a strategy in place for how to get more from their influencer marketing deals. Instagram Stories now boasts 400 million daily users and advertisers have duly flocked to the ephemeral offering, upping spend and largely opting to work with the many platform’s many influencers. According to influencer marketing agency Activate, Stories was found to be the second-most popular social media feature that influencers used for sponsored campaigns, after posts on their Instagram news feeds. That influencers are increasingly opting to run advertiser content on Stories is no surprise....

Impress your new boss by asking these 6 questions

It’s a great way to get on your boss’s good side. [Photo: seb_ra/iStock] Starting a new job is all about making a good first impression. You have this amazing opportunity to start over—to build strong relationships and set your new career in the right direction—so don’t just enter your new office prepared to do the bare minimum or the same old routine you did before. ADVERTISEMENT This also means asking a lot of questions as soon as you get started. You may think it makes you sound annoying or stupid, but it’s actually a great way to quickly understand the inner workings of your new company and also get on your boss’s good side. (Plus, science says it actually makes you sound smart.) While there are no bad questions, there are some that will boost your reputation better than others. For ex...

Aramco listing plan halted, oil giant disbands advisors – sources

(Reuters) – Saudi Arabia has called off both the domestic and international stock listing of state oil giant Aramco, billed as the biggest such deal in history, four senior industry sources said on Wednesday. The financial advisors working on the proposed listing have been disbanded, as Saudi Arabia shifts its attention to a proposed acquisition of a “strategic stake” in local petrochemicals maker Saudi Basic Industries Corp 2010.SE, two of the sources said. “The decision to call off the IPO was taken some time ago, but no-one can disclose this, so statements are gradually going that way – first delay then calling off,” a Saudi source familiar with the IPO plans said. ADVERTISEMENT Saudi Aramco did not immediately respond to an emailed request for commen...

10 DISRUPTIVE MARKETING TRENDS ALL MARKETERS SHOULD CONSIDER

Here are 10 trends excerpted from the book, “Disruptive Marketing: What Growth Hackers, Data Punks and Other Hybrid Thinkers Can Teach Us About Navigating the New Normal” by Geoffrey Colon. 1. Mobile will be the dominant platform. Intelligent devices—smartphones, tablets, watches, wearable gadgets, glasses, microchips, HoloLens, and others—will reshape and remix the marketing world. As we shift to a world of intelligent devices, marketing will strike up an even more personalized relationship with customers. Those who can do it faster than their competition will lead in this evolving category. 2. Transparency will be part of all successful business customer relationships. Customers want more engagement from companies. Companies locked into a conventional broadcast model are failing. By 2020...

Tech billionaire, Wells Fargo heir’s ex busted for drug trafficking

Henry T. Nicholas III was arrested in a Las Vegas resort-casino with Ashley FargoLVMPD Tech billionaire Henry T. Nicholas III was arrested on drug trafficking charges this week at a Las Vegas Strip casino-resort — alongside the ex-wife of an heir to the Wells Fargo fortune, according to new reports. Nicholas III, 58, was busted Tuesday on suspicion of trafficking heroin, cocaine, meth and ecstasy, Las Vegas police officer Larry Hadfield told CBS News. When Nicholas couldn’t get into his room at the Encore, security assisted him and found Ashley Fargo — the ex-wife of Brian Fargo, an heir to the Wells Fargo fortune — passed out with a semi-deflated balloon in her mouth, TMZ reported. Paramedics were able to revive her. Security found canisters of nitrous oxide in the room — and a further se...

China slaps retaliatory tariffs on $16 billion of U.S. goods

The game of trade war “chicken” heats up — but Chinese exports continue to rise. by Ben Popken / Aug.08.2018 / 1:58 PM ET A container ship prepares to depart port in Long Beach, California, on July 16.Mike Blake / Reuters file.  China struck back Wednesday at the U.S. with $16 billion in retaliatory tariffs, exactly matching President Donald Trump’s latest escalation in the ongoing international trade war. The Chinese Ministry of Commerce declared a 25 percent levy on certain U.S. goods, including coal, crude oil, automobiles, motorcycles and scrap metal. The move follows the U.S. Trade Representative’s office publishing its final list on $16 billion in Chinese goods, effective Aug. 23. That comes on top of $34 billion in tariffs against China already in effect, bri...

China Retaliates With New Tariffs as Trump’s Trade War Escalates

President Xi and President Trump. Photo: Fred Dufour/AFP/Getty Images China, as promised, officially announcednew retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods on Saturday, claiming that the Trump administration had “launched a trade war” with Friday’s imposition of 25 percent tariffs on some $50 billion worth of Chinese exports. China’s Commerce Ministry released a statement early Saturday morning insisting the country did not want a trade war, but would nonetheless “fight back vigorously” now that the U.S. is starting one. “We will immediately launch tariff measures that will match the scale and intensity of those launched by the United States,” the ministry said, announcing its own 25 percent tariffs on $50 billion worth of U.S. exports. China says its tariffs will follow the same time line as the ...

50 Moneymaking Startup Business Ideas

50 Moneymaking Startup Business Idea 2018 You Can Start on Your Own! ” /> Money can’t buy happiness But money is a must needed thing in life. you may still unsure about what career or path to choose to make money. Maybe you want to setup to your own business but there are millions of entrepreneur in the market. Don’t get confused we have come up with profitable unique startup business ideas to try on and worth taking the risk. Today, millions of people desire to start their own business, leaving the traditional 9 to 5 job. Most of the people in this world have to chase two or three carriers during their work life. While getting relieved from their first job, people often think to start their second job from home, and the good news is that it is within the reach of any individual, ...

30 Amazing Startup Business Ideas That’ll Make You Money in 2018

” /> With so many startup business ideas in 2018, it can be hard to figure out which is worth pursuing. You’ll want to create a store in a niche that’s not only profitable but also great for the long-term. You may notice that a lot of the business ideas on this list have been growing in popularity recently. While jumping on a new trend can sometimes be risky – it can also be highly rewarding. Some of the ecommerce business ideas on this list have always been popular for a long time making it more competitive but less risky. However, all the niche examples on this list will help make you money. Also, I helped put together this new video that outlines 10 new online business ideas that’ll make you money in 2018 – feel free to check this out as well: Post Contents #1: Selfie Drones – ...

Promoters, This Is How You Should Use Instagram To Sell More Tickets

Instagram is without a doubt one of the strongest promotion tools on the Internet. With its easy-to-use and pleasing to the eyes interface, it is statistically the best and most used photo sharing platforms and apps in the world. As a promoter, you want to showcase your events and sell it to potential attendees — not just in your immediate market area but far beyond it also. Instagram let’s you do that. The right picture or video paired with matching captions and hashtags allow you to pick up more ticket-buyers than you could have previously reached. But are you using Instagram as a marketing tool correctly? We have prepared a few tips to let you maximize Instagram to its full potential, with the aim of hopefully raising more ticket sales. Promoters, this is how you should use Instagram to...

Papa John had a bad day – losing everything

How was your Wednesday? It was likely better than that of Papa John’s Pizza founder John Schnatter, who resigned from just about every position he still held after it emerged that he used the n-word during a [checks notes] sensitivity training session. According to a Forbes report, last month Papa John took part in a conference call with a marketing agency brought in to prevent Papa from shooting himself in the foot again, as he did in November when he claimed that NFL player protests were hurting his pizza sales and [checks notes again] “white supremacists praised Schnatter’s comments.” Papa soon stepped down as CEO and the NFL ended its sponsorship deal, but the damage was done. ADVERTISEMENT In June’s conference call, Papa was asked “how he would distance himself from racist groups onli...

Hashtags the invaluable tool for marketing

The Ultimate Guide to the Best Instagram Hashtags for Likes ” /> Instagram is a great marketing platform which ecommerce entrepreneurs can use to help grow their ecommerce businesses. It doesn’t matter whether you’re just getting started with your store, or if you’re already making thousands in revenue every month, Instagram is a valuable tool that you can use to your advantage. Instagram is a free social media platform that can be used for a variety of different functions when you’re using it for your ecommerce business. You can promote your latest products, acquire new customers, or even communicate directly with your existing ones. Instagram has reached 800 million monthly active users. This presents an ideal opportunity for businesses to market their products to a huge audienc...