Trying to Get Verified on Social Media? Here’s What You Need to Know.

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Twitter originally introduced social media verification to authenticate the identity of public figures and celebrities. Since then, verified users also include businesses, brands, influencers, and advertising. There are many benefits to having your social media accounts verified. First of all, the blue check confirms that you are … Read more

A Successful Online Community Needs These Key Elements

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Online communities are the bread and butter of consumer engagement today. Communities allow like-minded people to engage on topics that they both relate to. But most importantly, an online community brings life and authenticity to the conversation. It doesn’t feel forced and has no pretense — communities … Read more

Are You Creating Content for Human Consumption? Let’s Find Out.

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Once someone gets a taste of what you create, are they hungry for more? Creating and consuming great content is no different than creating and consuming a delicious, healthy meal. They both have a direct impact on our mental and physical health. Creators, like chefs, must understand … Read more

How Many Followers Do You Need to Make Money on Instagram?

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Instagramwhich simply began as a photo-sharing app, has evolved into a powerful digital marketing tool, thanks to brands and influencers using it to reach a wider target audience. Today, Instagram has more than a billion active users per month. Approximately 80% of these users follow a brand, … Read more

The Key Benefits of Building an Online Community

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In today’s era of transparency across the web, consumers are gaining more access to the facts and opinions of businesses. From social media channels to the ecommerce realm, there is a plethora of information to digest — and consumers make informed decisions based on this data. The … Read more

How Many Followers Do You REALLY Need to Make Money on Instagram?

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Active Instagram users and influencers can earn thousands of dollars per post. But some users struggle to see their follower count grow each day. Indeed, Instagrammers want to sign big, sponsored deals that can help them put in their bank account, eat the best-looking food or travel … Read more

Charly Jordan Reveals How Struggle Shaped Her Success As An Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Not everyone is cut out for entrepreneurship. Getting money on your own requires a strong mindset and relentless attitude to never give up. However, a self-made mindset can be rewarding, especially if you dare to see it through. Veronica Sams One person that has embodied this mindset … Read more

Everything You Need to Know About the 4 Pillars of SEO

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Search engine optimization (SEO) can seem like a headache. But if you’re a business owner, it can be one of the best ways to get your business found online. It provides a source of regular organic traffic that’s more cost-effective than other sources. And trust me, once … Read more

Mapping Out Your Social Media Strategy With Yelp’s Lara Betthauser

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Behind the Review host and Yelp‘s Small Business Expert, Emily Washcovick, shares a look at this week’s episode of the podcast. Gabrielle Henderson / Unsplash There’s no question that it’s difficult to run a business and a full social media calendar, especially as the rules of social … Read more

Shaping Our Digital Public Spaces —And Why Democracy Depends On It

The impact of Big Tech on democracy has never been more apparent and regulators are starting to take heed. In the last few months, the European Union passed two of the most significant pieces of legislation aiming to regulate Big Tech companies and their impact on polarization. On the heels of these policy advances, Ashoka … Read more