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Don’t underestimate Americans’ knowledge of Facebook’s business model
The Verge

New data from Pew Research suggests that tens of millions of people do understand ad targeting — and they don’t seem very happy about it more…

Instagram caught selling ads to follower-buying services it banned
TechCrunch

Instagram has been earning money from businesses flooding its social network with spam notifications. Instagram hypocritically continues to sell ad space to services that charge clients for fake followers or that automatically follow/unfollow other people to … more…

Tim Cook on iPhone Sales: We Need to Talk About Facebook
Gizmodo.com

Just in case you weren’t already aware of this, Apple is super duper serious about privacy. In a new Time opinion piece, Tim Cook reiterated the company’s old talking points about how other companies (read: Facebook and Google) turn people’s personal data int… more…

Which Franchise is Right For You? Follow These Steps
Entrepreneur.com

In this excerpt from The Franchisee Handbook, by iFranchise Group CEO Mark Siebert, learn how to narrow the field to boost your chances of success more…

Advertising Trends You Should Consider in 2019
Entrepreneur.com

Here's why you need more video than ever. more…

How Masters of Marketing (Like You!) Can Help Fight Human Trafficking
Entrepreneur.com

Storytelling isn't just for selling products. It can also be used to generate funds for a cause that breaks your heart. more…

5 Tips for Choosing Your Next SEO Firm
Entrepreneur.com

What to do (and what not to do) before inking your next SEO deal. more…

First Production 2020 Toyota GR Supra Goes for $2.1 Million at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction - Stockhouse
Stockhouse.com

First Production 2020 Toyota GR Supra Goes for $2.1 Million at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction Stockhouse 2019 Ford GT Heritage Edition (Vin 001) sells for $2.5 MILLION at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale! MotorTrend Channel First Production 2020 Toyota Supra So… more…

Digital First value on Gannett too low, cost-cutting hopes likely unrealistic: Analysts
USA Today

Alden Global Capital may view Gannett as a company it can prune like it has other media companies, but Gannett already runs lean, analysts say. more…

The ‘Age of Tech’ Is Over
Theatlantic.com

Publicly traded tech companies now trade at one of the smallest premiums in history. more…

Experiment finds under 1 in 10 people can tell sponsored content from articles
Bu.edu

Research at Boston University revealed that most people can’t tell sponsored content apart from actual news articles. more…

Using Creative Cold Emails to Acquire Customers
Starterstory.com

Hi, my name’s Neil and I’m the CEO and founder of RampTshirts.com. Our company exists to make it easier for teams, events, and startups to get great quality merch and swag.For too long it’s been a lengthy, drawn-out process. We use a mix of tech and print exp… more…

Art of Unix Programming by Eric Steven Raymond Reformatted by Martin Tournoij
Arp242.net

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How to Make a Wix Website in 6 Easy Steps
Quicksprout.com

Every business needs a website. But for those of you who have never created a website before, this can seem a bit intimidating. It doesn’t matter if you’re just launching a new startup company, if you’ve been in business for a decade, or fall somewhere in bet… more…

Choosing an eCommerce Platform: Shopify vs. WooCommerce
Tutsplus.com

Creating an eCommerce store, but not sure what platform is best for you?With so many products and solutions out there, prospects can be overwhelming. It’s tough to pick which would work best for... more…

Facebook's pay-for-more-eyeballs shtick looks too good to be true: Page views, Likes from 'fake' profiles
Theregister.co.uk

Small biz raises doubts over value of social network's ad tech Analysis Imagine a store where you go in, pay money, and sometimes leave empty-handed. That's digital advertising in a nutshell because it's full of fraud.… more…

New Facebook Small Business Podcast 3.5 Degrees Launched Today
Smallbiztrends.com

Facebook’s (NASDAQ: FB) new podcast exploring the unique interactions of small businesses in our shr more…

9 in 10 people can’t tell sponsored stuff from real news online
Futurity.org

Most people can't tell the difference between sponsored content and a news article while reading online. more…

The Perils and Promise of UFC's Partnership with ESPN
Bleacher Report

This Saturday, the UFC holds its first event over ESPN's metaphorical airwaves. All the ingredients are present for a splashy debut... more…

How Top Artists Really Campaign For Grammys
Rollingstone.com

Scoring an award is more competitive – and crucial – than ever before. So artists are doing everything they can to win more…