Our 10 Most-Read Articles of 2014

Up and Running

For one thing, there’s certainly a lot more of you reading our articles than there were at the beginning of 2014. In the spirit of looking back, and with the intent to share articles with you that you might have missed, I’ve put together the following list.

1001 Serial Articles for Entrepreneurs & Startups

Startup Professionals Musings

As of today, I will have published an article here for entrepreneurs and startups every day for the last 1001 days, since I started Startup Professionals Musings near the close of 2008.

Killer articles on startups

A Smart Bear: Startups and Marketing for Geeks

It's nice to highlight awesome articles about startup that I didn't write! Tags: External Articles Keepstream is one of the five Capital Factory companies graduating today at Demo Day here in Austin. With their new web tool you can collect tweets and snippets, arrange as nicely-formatted collections, then share directly or embed in blog posts as I've done below. Besides shilling for them, I've been wanting to make these kinds of posts periodically.

Customer Validation - 33 Great Articles

SoCal CTO

I saw a great post from Tristan Kromer Pivoting on Investor Feedback a.k.a Beware of Mentors. It was a top post on StartupRoar on Tuesday. His basic point was: If someone, including me, tells you something isn’t a great idea and there’s no market for it there are only two acceptable responses.

Top 10 Most Read Articles of 2017

ConversionXL

You should be able to replicate this process after reading it (or at least follow the resources in the article to learn more about specific parts). #3 The post Top 10 Most Read Articles of 2017 appeared first on CXL. We publish a lot of well-researched content.

Angel Investment: A Curated List of Our Best Articles

Up and Running

In this article, we recommend 11 top blogs you should be keeping an eye on. If you’re interested in prepping for the atypical questions investors will ask, read this article! This article will show you how to use body language that helps your pitch, rather than hurts it.

An Absolutely 100% Non-Boring Article About Business Insurance

Up and Running

I work in business insurance, which means that as soon as I tell people what I do, they’re yawning. And yet, almost every business has some form of insurance to protect it from fires, lawsuits, and vandalism—things that are 100 percent not boring.

16 Brilliant Social Media Articles Every Entrepreneur Should Read

YFS Magazine

Here's a look at sixteen curated social media articles that are definitely worth a click, like, share and tweet. Grow Marketing & Sales facebook instagram linkedin marketing pinterest social media social media management social media marketing twitter

Top 10 Articles on ConversionXL In 2014

ConversionXL

Here are our most read articles for 2014. The post Top 10 Articles on ConversionXL In 2014 appeared first on ConversionXL. Another one bites the dust. Make sure you didn’t miss any. . 10#: The Science of Storytelling & Memory and Their Impact on CRO.

Top 10 Most-Read Articles on ConversionXL in 2016

ConversionXL

Every year we publish a list of most read articles on ConversionXL that were published that year. The post Top 10 Most-Read Articles on ConversionXL in 2016 appeared first on ConversionXL. The following 10 new posts got the most pageviews in 2016.

YFS Magazine’s 20 Most Popular Articles Of 2015

YFS Magazine

Out of everything we’ve published in 2015, there were some articles that truly connected with readers across the world. Here’s a look at the 20 most read stories we published in 2015. Editor Picks Entrepreneurship Small Business startups startup lessons top 20 startup advice business lessons

Top 10 Most-Read Articles on ConversionXL in 2013

ConversionXL

Let’s start from 10th most popular and move up to the most read article. #10: The most complete article on A/B testing ever written. This article bring clarity to this topic. #8: It’s that time of year again.

Everyone’s Business: Five good business articles from March 11-15

Up and Running

Every Friday, we’ll be aggregating a few great articles from the week. Likeable Media founder Carrie Kerpen wrote an article in Inc. Entrepreneur talked with Indiegogo ‘s Slava Rubin about some of the myths of entrepreneurship. .

Pricing Strategies: 13 Articles You Need to Read

ConversionXL

Here are 14 articles that give tremendous insight and food for thought to achieve this. This great article lists common mistakes startups make with their pricing and principles they should keep in mind. It’s the most read and shared article I’ve ever written.

Top 10 Most-Read Articles on ConversionXL in 2015

ConversionXL

Every year we publish a list of most read articles on ConversionXL. The post Top 10 Most-Read Articles on ConversionXL in 2015 appeared first on ConversionXL. Out of all the blog posts we published in 2015, these got the most attention. #10

MyShape Article - Analyst Misses the Point

SoCal CTO

skip to main | skip to sidebar SoCal CTO Monday, March 12, 2007 MyShape Article - Analyst Misses the Point The NY Times did a piece today on MyShape, a start-up in Pasadena - Log in Your Measurements, and the Clothes May Fit. MyShape Article - Analyst Misses the Point Map of VC Investments Open Source Business Model Entreprenuer Network ► February (10) Southern California Tech Central Southern California Tech Central Loading

This Article About Andy Dunn and Bonobos is the Blueprint for Founder Storytelling

This is going to be BIG.

I just read an article about Bonobos --or was it a press release. The Coveteur article featuring Andy and Bonobos encapsulated exactly how a founder worth writing about will act: ".He That's why it's not surprising that you could take this whole article, which is mostly Andy telling his story, and use it to craft your narrative. I took the article, pasted it, and made it a little bit like Madlibs, making all the Bonobos parts [INSERT YOUR THING HERE] sections.

How One Book, Science, and This Article Will Change Your Productivity and Happiness

crowdSPRING Blog

The Four Hour Workweek by Tim Ferriss is one of my favorite business books. When I first read it several years ago, I had no experience working a self-directed, flexible schedule.

Everyone’s Business: Five good business articles from March 18-22

Up and Running

Magazine sat down with Newark Mayor Cory Booker, who spoke on how he believed startups will define America’s future. If you’ve seen Cory Booker’s documentary “ Brick City ,” you know how amazing this guy is. Under30 CEO tells the United States’ young entrepreneurs to pack their bags and leave — now. . I always love these sort of lists because they make me feel better about the stupid things I do.

Blog Content 2.0: How To Create Pillar Articles In Today’s New Media Obsessed World

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

Many years ago I coined the phrase “ Pillar Article ” or sometimes called, “ Pillar Content “, to describe how to create great blog content. Other sites online reference and link to your article in their content. Good luck with your pillar articles. Tweet.

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The secret benefit of reading books instead of articles

Start Up Blog

While I love reading on the web (and writing on it) as much as anyone, I know I always get more out of a book than I do from articles. The secret benefit of reading a book instead of the web is this: It makes you stay inside an idea much longer.

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Overview: Extracting article text from HTML documents

tomazkovacic.com

In the following chapters I’ll try to review some article text extraction methods that are applicable to today’s websites. The constructed structure is then used to find parts of the website that represents article text and other common building blocks. My tech blog.

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Some @PeterThiel Content | Videos and Articles

Campus Entrepreneurship

Like many, I’ve been fascinated by Peter Thiel for a few years, really hitting my radar with his Thiel Fellowship a few years back when he asked innovators to leave the campus and pursue their innovations (here are all the fellowship winners).

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How To Get That Darn Article Finished

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

One of EJ’s most popular guest columnists, Dr. Mani, has popped back in to submit this article. Take it away Dr. Mani… Picture me sitting in front of my computer, writing this article. The phone rings. I answer. It’s my friend. He’s moving, and wants some advice. For 5 minutes, we discuss his plans. Then I hang up, and return … Read the rest of this entry » Productivity getting things done life balance life priorities time management writers bloc

Why corporate investigations into journalists (and Boris’ article) are wrong

The Next Web

How about that Uber right? Over the last few days the company has been caught using a tool that tracks users (including journalists) with apparently zero oversight. It wants to make changes to a proposed piece legislation that would increase the number of wheelchair accessible taxis.

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Why Your First Blog Post Should Be A “Life Story” Article

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

The post Why Your First Blog Post Should Be A “Life Story” Article appeared first on Entrepreneurs-Journey.com. One of the key techniques I’ve taught Blog Mastermind members since 2007 is the value of a ‘Life Story’ post or series. In simple terms, a Life Story post is your background story as it relates to the topic of your blog. If you blog about collecting colonial stamps, your.

Brainstorming “Doesn’t Work” Article Mis-interprets Smith/KohnStudy

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

Jena McGregor (@jenamcgregor) wrote an interesting piece recently for the Washington Post titled “Why Brainstorming Doesn’t Work.” ” Her piece interprets some rather exciting new creativity research done by Steve Smith of Texas A&M and Nicolas Kohn of University of Texas as saying brainstorming doesn’t work. That’s not what the study is saying really. The research [.].

Amy Morin: How Publishing One Incredibly Popular Article Led To A Million Dollar Writing And Speaking Business

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

[ Download MP3 | Transcript Coming Soon | iTunes | Soundcloud | Raw RSS ] Amy Morin is famous for writing an article – 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do – which then turned into a seven-figure business.

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Everyone’s Business: Five must-read articles for growing your business from March 25-29

Up and Running

My favorite article this week. Anytime I see an article on leadership, I get excited. Don’t get so wrapped up in work that you forget to stay up with the current events of the business world! Amid all of the chaos, grab a cup of Joe and take a short reading break. Magazine’s Suzanne Lucas wrote a column on a pair of firings that stemmed from the PyCon convention. A developer evangelist overheard a crude joke about “dongles” in the row behind her.

11 Tips For Writing A 15 Minute Article

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

The goal of this article is to not only help you snap out of writers block, but to help you hand yourself a completed article in 15 minutes. Here is an example - Idea sheet: Write an article about blogging traffic Title sheet: 10 Ways To Get Traffic (You Didn’t Know About) By having the specific title it automatically inspires you to pour out the words. In fact, I am inspired to write the article above right now. Writers block can be a nasty bug to catch.

How and where I find news and articles to read

Jeff Hilimire

Interest articles / blogs (I “read” most of these via Pocket on my iPad, but this list is where I find them): Medium via daily email, mostly on my phone. I was reflecting recently on the ways that I find out about things. News about what’s going on in the world, what’s up with my friends, etc. I decided to take a quick inventory on the apps and devices I use on a daily basis to stay informed on such things. (in in order of most used / where I learn the most).

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13 Articles To Help You On Your Entrepreneurs Journey

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

I just wanted to clarify that Leigh wrote this article to highlight many of the best and most important articles hidden away in the archives of this blog. Make Your Article Popular, Again And Again None of us start with 1000+ blog readers. If they read through that article, who is to say they will not read through another one. Link to older articles on Twitter, Facebook and in email. Backlink in your new articles to your old articles.

No more books until I clear out my Pocket list (saved articles)

Jeff Hilimire

A shot of my Pocket list… I can’t tell how many articles I have in Pocket currently (is that possible to find out?), Anyone who uses “read later” tools like Pocket (which I use) or Instapaper or Readlater knows what I’m talking about. You never get to the list!

Why Your First Blog Post Should Be A “Life Story” Article

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

The post Why Your First Blog Post Should Be A “Life Story” Article appeared first on Entrepreneurs-Journey.com. One of the key techniques I’ve taught Blog Mastermind members since 2007 is the value of a ‘Life Story’ post or series. In simple terms, a Life Story post is your background story as it relates to the topic of your blog. If you blog about collecting colonial stamps, your.

Amy Morin: How Publishing One Incredibly Popular Article Led To A Million Dollar Writing And Speaking Business

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

[ Download MP3 | Transcript | iTunes | Soundcloud | Raw RSS ] Amy Morin is famous for writing an article – 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do – which then turned into a seven-figure business. The post Amy Morin: How Publishing One Incredibly Popular Article Led To A Million Dollar Writing And Speaking Business appeared first on Entrepreneurs-Journey.com.

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Mistakes to Watch For When Running a Business

The Startup Magazine

This article is going to take a look at a few mistakes to watch out for when running a business. This can be anything from running ads, sponsoring videos or articles, utilizing social media, trying to go viral or anything in between.

Excellent article on re-thinking the mobile experience

Jeff Hilimire

Great entrepreneur and long-time super friend @david_danny has a terrific article out on re-thinking the way you create a compelling mobile experience. My favorite bit: “Limiting the content and functionality of the mobile experience — and freeing your mind from tying it to the desktop version — allows you to develop something truly exceptional. While choosing what to eliminate is difficult, it can make your customers much more loyal and profitable in the long run.”

How To Get 55 Comments And 98 Likes On Your First Article Using Social Media

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

Tweet about the article and post a link on Facebook. Once the article was finished, I posted it to my blog, sent out a tweet and posted a link to it on Facebook saying “Alright, so here’s my official message to Committed. A few weeks ago I decided to conduct a social media experiment to see if I could start a blog from scratch and generate a big enough buzz to get a good discussion going.

This blog’s roadmap, plus a bonus article roundup

The Startup Toolkit

Just a quick note to clarify what this blog is all about, plus some links back to a few of my favourite older articles posted when I had approximately zero readers. I mostly write within three themes: How to usefully talk about your idea (including learning , pitching , and listening ). The practicalities of starting up under non-ideal circumstances ( no co-founder , no connections , no money , no credibility ?).

Promote Your Startup with the Right Marketing Agency

The Startup Magazine

For instance, is it better to invest in a website and drive traffic to it from Facebook ads or is it better to write informative articles for newspapers and magazines? If you need to hire a marketing agency to promote your startup, how do you choose one?

Success story: how startup Augury determined its market opportunities

Where to Play

All our articles augury startup startup auguryThe post Success story: how startup Augury determined its market opportunities appeared first on Where to Play. The tale of an Industrial IoT startup discovering a new strategic business tool.

This blog’s roadmap and an article roundup

The Startup Toolkit

Just a quick note to clarify what this blog is all about, plus some links back to a few of my favourite older articles posted when I had approximately zero readers. I mostly write within three themes: How to usefully talk about your idea (including learning , pitching , and listening ). The practicalities of starting up under non-ideal circumstances ( no co-founder , no connections , no money , no credibility ?).

How to Start a Real Estate LLC – What You Need to Know

The Startup Magazine

File the Articles of Organization. The Articles of Organization is a business formation document containing the LLC’s name, address, and in some states, it has the list of members. Startup business formation is one of the first tasks of an entrepreneur.

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