Ryan Kh is an experienced blogger, digital content & social marketer. Founder of Catalyst For Business and contributor to search giants like Yahoo Finance, MSN. He is passionate on covering topics like big data, business intelligence, startups & entrepreneurship. Follow his latest posts on Clear World Finance and Forumsmix.com

 

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Internet Privacy Concerns Just Reached an All-Time High

Internet privacy has been a top concern for nearly a decade. Over the last couple of years, a number of new developments have heightened their fears. Edward Snowden’s revelation that the NSA was spying on American citizens and a series of high-profile security breaches…

The Next Big Tech Target Market: Baby Boomers

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Because the Millennial market is so over saturated and hard to keep up with, Baby Boomers present tech businesses with all kinds of opportunity. Teens and 20-somethings consume technology at a ravenous pace, only to then demand more. But the Baby Boomer generation is…

5 Ways Slow Load Times Are Ruining Your Online Business

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Every business knows that they need a strong online presence to thrive in 2017. Unfortunately, founders often ignore some of the most important factors when trying to improve their standing. They invest heavily in aesthetics, but don’t pay nearly enough attention to website loading times….

Why You Need to Rethink Your Infographics Strategy in 2017

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Your content marketing operation probably involves infographics: data- and fact-rich graphics illustrating key marketing messages. Unfortunately, your infographics could be missing the mark. Infographics are particularly prone to common content marketing mistakes. Since infographics are relatively cheap to produce, marketers often opt for a…

What Retailers Get Wrong About Cross-Device Marketing

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Multi-device channels are the new frontier of digital marketing. In 2014, eConsultancy reported that over 40 percent of all consumers are multi-device users. That figure has risen sharply in recent years, so retailers must know how to engage with their customers on multiple devices to…

Should You Include IPOs in Your Investment Portfolio?

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The business world has gone fully digital and trading is no exception. You no longer have to rely on your technical charts showing up in the mail nor do you have to wait for your favorite stock report to make trading recommendations. You can…

7 Smart Home Gadgets That Cost Less Than You Think

The typical smart home costs between $564 and $2,260, according to HomeAdvisor, which is a pretty huge range. The discrepancy can be attributed to the price of smart home components. Not all smart home gadgets are created equal. A lot of them cost more than…

5 Tools for Connecting with Potential Customers in 2017

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Engaging with customers is a lot harder than it sounds. Whether it’s review sites, snail mail, search engine marketing, video conferencing, or old school email newsletters, you’re going to need something to create strong relationships that generate sales and customer loyalty. Fortunately, there are…

5 Email Marketing Platforms for Higher Conversion Rates in 2017

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Right now, the ROI of email marketing is huge. In fact, email marketing prompts order values three times as high as those produced by social media. With so many email marketing platforms out there, it can be tough to decide which one fits. Today,…

4 Mistakes That 90 Percent of Native Advertisers Make

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Native advertising is the new frontier of digital marketing. According to research from Facebook and other advertising platforms, it will account for 63 percent of all mobile ads by 2020. And if you were wondering, that’s a lot. While demand for native ads has…

How to Tackle Potential Outsourcing Challenges in 2017

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Many businesses used to think outsourcing was one of the best ways to cut costs. However, it has proven on multiple occasions to be more challenging than they expected. In 2010, a number of companies reported problems with outsourcing to overseas companies. Opposition to…

5 Strategies for Engaging Influencers in Your Industry

Twitter is by far one of the most popular platforms for influencers to connect with and grow their audience. A single tweet can be seen by millions of people. For brands looking to gain some marketing exposure in front of a new audience, this…

5 Essential Programming Tools for Every Software Startup

Having killer programming tools at your disposal makes all the difference when it comes to running a software startup. They allow you to spend less time working on mundane programming tasks and more time wowing your new customers. It also gives you a chance…

What to Expect From Toddler Technology in 2017

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According to the CDC, there were nearly 4 million babies born last year. That means that roughly eight million new parents are looking for ways to care for the newest addition to their family. With technology exploding at an unprecedented rate, these are exciting…

Should You Bootstrap or Seek Outside Financing For Your Startup?

Aside from the idea itself, the most important detail contributing to small business success is the actual funding to get that idea off the ground. There is more than one way to achieve the initial funding you need for your startup, and each ones…

A Content Marketing Strategy Must Revolve Around Branding, Not SEO

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Everyone is investing a lot of resources in content marketing these days. Many of them are doing so because they want to boost their organic search rankings with Google in an affordable way, and there’s nothing more cost effective than content marketing. Unfortunately, these brands are…

3 Case Studies That Prove Digital Signs Work

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The marketing world is constantly evolving. Technology is changing marketing in more ways than marketers can count. And while machine learning and social media have been the gold gooses of the industry, there are a wide range of other techniques that don’t get as much attention….