Tag: growth

Okay, Here’s a fact to get you started on this article: “According to the latest SBA study, more than 627,000 new businesses are launched every year, and at the same time, about 595,000 businesses shut down per year.” If we segment our research into tech-startups, it turns out that in every one hour, 80 new […]

Social networking platform for neighbors Nextdoor today announced it has secured additional funding to close out its $170 million growth round. The new financing includes the $123 million Nextdoor raised in May from new investor Riverwood Capital along with existing investors Benchmark, Tiger Global Management and Kleiner Perkins. The additional funding announced today comes from […]

Take a look at these two statistics: Running social media giveaways can speed up growth by up to 70%. The majority of social media giveaways run for less than 7 days. Now, can you think of any other white-hat growth strategy with that much horsepower? There’s a reason that giveaways and sweepstakes have become popular […]

Are business promotions really beneficial online? Marketing dates back to ancient civilizations before newspapers, television, radio and of course, the internet was created. At that time merchants and workers were advertising their products and services differently, trying to catch the attention of passers-by with interesting and eye-catching signs. Since then, marketing and advertising have developed […]

If you use Instagram and have noticed a bunch of strangers watching your Stories in recent months — accounts that don’t follow you and seem to be Russian — well, you’re not alone. Nor are you being primed for a Russian disinformation campaign. At least, probably not. But you’re right to smell a fake. TechCrunch’s […]