Jane Hurst is a freelance writer from San Francisco. She contributes to Lifehack and Thought Catalog.

 

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Top 3 Video Services to Help You Sell Videos Online

A lot of people are making loads of money by selling their videos online. Gone are the days when you needed to have a studio and a lot of production equipment to make great videos. Today, anyone who has a computer, a video camera,…

8 Online Resources to Learn About Investing

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Have you often thought that you would like to get into investing, but you are afraid because you don’t know the first thing about it? Don’t worry, because you are in the same boat as millions of other first-time investors. You just need to…

13 Web Design Tools for Your Startup’s Website

If you run a business, having a website is a non-negotiable. But any old website won’t do. You need to have something exciting that makes people want to check out what you have to offer. Then, you need to ensure that your site is interesting enough…

Top 3 Platforms for Selling Courses Online

Being skilled and knowledgable is pretty great. Not only do you get to enjoy the splendors of knowing whats going on, but people are also interested in learning from you. And if you are trying to monetize this knowledge, you just have to find…

7 Tools to Increase Employee Productivity

7 Tools to Increase Employee Productivity

As an employer, you obviously want to see increased productivity in your employees. But, there is so much more to it than just piling more work on them. In fact, giving them more work can actually have the opposite effect, and make them less…

10 Aviation Startup Ideas That Have Wings

While starting your own airline may not be the most lucrative idea, there are a number of ways you can start your own business in the aviation industry and be successful. You just need to find a niche that needs to be filled in your…

10 Must-Have User Interface Design Tools for Web Designers

User Interface Business Design Tools

There was a time when you would have to hire a designer to create your website, and that could get quite costly. These days, there are so many tools available that there is little to no need to do this, because even those who…

5 E-Commerce Tools to Make Life Easier

technology 5 E-Commerce Tools to Make Life Easier

If you sell a product online, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the hundreds of things you have to do. And while it might feel good to do it on your own, there are dozens of tools out there that can help you take care…

How Tesla Cars Have Evolved Throughout the Years

Tesla Was Almost Sold to Google

Aside from Ford and GM, Tesla is one of the few American car companies to go public, and their stock has gone through the roof (and continues to do so). Let’s take a look at the short but awesome history of this US car…

How to Launch a Great Fundraising Campaign

How to Launch a Great Fundraising Campaign

So, you have a cause that you want to raise money for, but you have no idea how to go about it. What do you do now? These days, it is easier than ever to launch fundraising campaigns, thanks to the Internet. In order…

3 Membership Platforms to Manage and Grow Your Audience

How One Company Connects With Customer It Never Meets

Are you ready to launch your own subscription-based website, and you want to find the absolute best platform to use? There are certain things that you need to look for when choosing a platform. First, you need to find one that will allow you…

15 Web Design Tools to Try in 2016

15 UX Tools to Try in 2016

If you are the owner of a business and website, or you are planning to be in the near future, there are various web design tools that you need to be using that will help you to succeed. These tools are easy and often…

How to Make the Most of Your Ecommerce Site

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If you are going to put the time and effort into starting your own ecommerce page, you need to do it right. Otherwise, you are just going to have a website and products to sell, but no one visiting the website and buying the…

A Buyer’s Guide to Hoverboards

A Buyer's Guide to Hoverboards

In the 1950’s, people could only imagine some of the technology that we have today. One bit of technology that was often fantasized about was the hoverboard. Well, today, fantasy is pretty much a reality. While there is no such thing as an actual…

The Surprising Benefits of Traveling to Entrepreneurs

The Surprising Benefits of Traveling to Entrepreneurs

If you are a new entrepreneur, you have so much to learn, and you will literally be learning things on the fly. You need to take advantage of any and all opportunities to learn and to grow your business, and this includes travel. While…

7 Usability Testing Tools You Need Now

7 Usability Testing Tools You Need Now

If you have a business with a website, you know that there are always things you can do in order to make that website better, and easier for your visitors to use. This is where web usability tools come in. The role of testing…