Massive bruisers go head to head in the last Fat Bear Week semifinal match

Welcome to Fat Bear Week at Mashable! Each fall, Katmai National Park holds a competition as Alaska’s brown bears finish fattening up for their long winter hibernation. This year, Mashable is getting in on the salmon-munching action. Check back with us all week as we follow the fat bear face-offs …

Poor support offered to professional women returning from maternity leave

A new survey of professional, mainly management-level women has revealed a lack of support for maternity returners by employers. According to the survey by working parents website MMB, more than four fifths of pregnant women begin their maternity leave unhappy and lacking in confidence about work – and over a …

Beyond the lead magnet: Next steps to draw your prospect down the funnel

Dr. John Wilkins had a plan to get mankind onto the moon. He wrote about it in his books and discussed it with whoever he spoke to. His vision: “flying chariots” breaking out of Earth’s pull and into the void of space before gently landing on the moon. It was revolutionary …

Ten UK employment law changes to look out for in 2019

From gender pay gap reporting to widespread claims of workplace sexual harassment, 2018 has been a busy year in employment law. Although employers may hope for a quieter 2019, it’s looking likely that there will be a number of issues that are prevalent throughout the year, amid the ongoing uncertainty …

5 Tips on How to Win at Online Property Auctions

Online property auctions have become more popular than ever. Nowadays, you can purchase a house or commercial location while in the comfort of your home. Most people and companies prefer buying properties at online auctions. According to statistics, e-commerce and online auctions generated approximately 183 billion U.S. dollars in 2009. …

Google CEO highlights corporate changes following walkouts

This time last week, Google employees held massive walkouts across the country to protest the company’s handling of sexual harassment in the wake of a damning New York Times piece. This morning, CEO Sundar Pichai sent a note to employees about the events that was also shared via the company’s …

Apple adds 70 new emoji to iOS 12.1, starting with iPhone and iPad betas

Apple today confirmed that it’s bringing over 70 new emoji to iPhone and iPad users in the release of iOS 12.1 — beginning with betas that are being released today. As is always the case with new emoji releases, icons have been added to represent additional food items, faces, sports, …

CB Pirate

CB Pirate is an affiliate program that was designed to help affiliate marketers make more money by integrating a lucrative turn-key system that will have you earning commissions on autopilot. Soren and Cindy are the brains behind this system and are pretty notable internet marketers on the web. One of …

The 5 Most Popular Front-end Frameworks Compared

There’s a deluge of CSS front-end frameworks available nowadays. But the number of really good ones can be narrowed down to just a few. In this article, I’ll compare what I think are the five best front-end frameworks available today. Each framework has its own strengths and weaknesses, and specific …

Show them you know them with personalized email marketing

Of all the different marketing channels, personalized email marketing stands above the rest. In fact, email marketing, in general, has been shown to produce a return on investment of $44 for every $1 invested because it stimulates both new and return sales. If you’re not a believer, take a look at …

SIEM Software Comparison: LogRhythm vs. IBM QRadar

  What Is SIEM Software? Before we start with our SIEM software comparison, it’s important to know what Siem Software is and how it works. SIEM (Security Information and Event Management) software is used to help IT professionals and businesses measure the activity within their environment. SIEM technology has been …

Using Twitter for restaurants — 4 tips to reach more customers

Using Twitter as an outreach tool for restaurants is a time-saving and cost-effective way to attract new customers and build relationships with existing customers. Why? Because consumers are on Twitter, and they are there to have conversations. In fact, there are 336 million monthly active users on Twitter. And, 85 percent of …

How a small business social media manager can save you time and make you money

As a small business owner, you wear so many hats. You likely believe you’re expected to handle it all because, well, you are the business. With all of the tasks you need to complete on a weekly basis, it can feel like you have multiple full-time jobs. As a result, …

Retail-as-a-service provider Leap raises $3M and launches first store

The past decade in retail has been the golden age of direct-to-consumer (D2C) and digitally native vertical brands (DNVBs) that use the internet to communicate with customers, execute transactions, handle distribution and offer better economics. But as small independent startups have scaled into unicorn territory and as countless brands have saturated …

Many leaders lack the skills needed to manage in the digital age

A study conducted by The Oxford Group (registration) claims that companies are struggling to adapt to a digital workplace as leaders lack the critical digital skills they need to transform the organisation. Whilst 96 percent of respondents said the onus is on leaders to drive the adoption of new technologies …

8 WordPress Plugins for Translating Your WordPress Website

In theory, the web knows no borders. This means that, inevitably, some visitors will speak a language that is different from your website. Depending on the demand, it may make sense to provide your content in multiple languages. You may even think of having a multilingual site as an extension …

This Woman Has Traveled to 179 Costcos in 33 States and 5 Countries. Here Are Her Best Shopping Tips

Ramsey Monroe knows a thing or two—or maybe 179—about Costco. Monroe, known as “The Costco Connoisseur” on her popular blog and Instagram page, has been to a whopping 179 Costco warehouses in 33 states, as well as outposts in Canada, Mexico, Australia, and the U.K. She’s not gunning for a …

Three Ecommerce Trends Reimagining the User Experience

The online user experience is changing. Today’s new breed of digitally-savvy shopper demands a smooth and easy ecommerce experience; one that flexes around their ever-evolving preferences. In such a fast-moving playing field, brands must keep on top of trends and preferences to stay competitive. Some trends remain just that: passing …

How to create email campaigns for eCommerce customers

Why ponder how to create email campaigns? Well, in the retail world, whether online or offline, there are only two things better than making a sale: Making more than one sale in a single transaction. Making more money from a single sale than originally anticipated. In a traditional retail setting …

Customer Acquisition and Blogs: Word of Mouth, Search, Advertisement

Improve Site Traffic Customer Acquisition and Blogs: Word of Mouth, Search, Advertisement Steven Briggs, Technology Content Specialist @ Article-Writing.co If you’re creating content for your blog, you have a lot of options when it comes to sharing your content with audiences around the world, all with the goal of acquiring …