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Heres The App That Thinks LOL Women Are Stupid Is A Good Marketing Strategy

Here’s how fake news is created in order to get you to buy stuff: An app company (Good&Co) seems to be making money off this photoshopped tweet which was a successful attempt to go viral and get attention for the company. The fake exchange has almost 170,000 notes on Tumblr: […]

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GoDaddy is acquiring social media marketing platform Main Street Hub for $125M

GoDaddy is acquiring Main Street Hub, an Austin-based social media marketing platform. The deal is for $125M in cash plus up to $50M in potential future earn outs, and is expected to close late in Q2 2018. Founded in 2010 Main Street Hub has raised a total of $93M in […]

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Marketing’s 25 most influential share their best growth hacking strategies

Image: Getty Images/iStockphoto Growth hacking: Strategies and techniques from marketing’s 25 most influential leaders Born in 2010, the term “growth hacker” was first defined by Sean Ellis as “a person whose true north is growth” … someone with a “burning desire to connect your target market with your must-have solution.”  […]

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Savvy Hairstylist Turns Mugshot Into Marketing Opportunity

That’s the savvy business move made by Shia Yearwood, a hairstylist in Charlotte, North Carolina, after she was arrested on  The twitter account @charlottemugs posted her booking photo and it attracted lots of attention ― but not the kind she expected. “Okay, but who did her hair?” the 24-year-old sensed opportunity […]

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Seth Meyers Gives Trump Some Valuable Marketing Advice

On Wednesday’s episode, the comedian mocked Trump for giving the “Spygate” moniker to his unproven claim that the FBI spied on him during the 2016 election campaign for “political purposes.” “Stop trying to make ‘Fetch’ happen. You’re not allowed to name stuff anymore. You had a garbage hotel in Atlantic City and […]

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