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marketing and web developement
By mirna saber / May 24, 2019

Why web developers should learn digital marketing?

benefits of learning digital marketing as a developer

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benefits of web design
By mirna saber / May 23, 2019

10 Benefits of Creating Web Design

10 Benefits of Creating Web Design

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web design
By mirna saber / May 22, 2019

How Web Design Impacts Your Business?

How Web Design Impacts Your Business? When you hear the word “web”, what crosses your mind? For many of us,...

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By mirna saber / May 21, 2019

5 Steps to developing a successful internet marketing campaign

Whether you’ve got a new product to promote (yoga pants for cats), a recently revamped website to show off, or...

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advertising
By mirna saber / May 20, 2019

Top Advertising Problems Today

Top Advertising Problems Today Advertising used to be simple; there was a time when putting up a sign outside the...

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marketing strategies
By mirna saber / May 17, 2019

The 6 Online Marketing Strategies Every Entrepreneur Needs

The internet has radically transformed how we build and promote businesses: We have access to far more resources and far...

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Social Media
By mirna saber / May 16, 2019

Best way for a good Social media campaign

A social media campaign is a coordinated marketing effort to reinforce or assist with a business goal using one or...

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Social Media Business
By mirna saber / May 15, 2019

How to Start a Social Media Business

Before starting a social media management business, make sure you have the basic know-how and the commitment to stick with...

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Social Media Audit
By mirna saber / May 11, 2019

6 Basic Steps to Running an Effective Social Media Audit

There's never really a wrong time to run a social media audit - feeling like your social media presence has...

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websites
By mirna saber / May 10, 2019

Beyond SEO: New Ways to Drive Traffic to Websites

Most small businesses are already well aware of the power of search engine optimization. Optimizing sites and content for search...

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Social Media
By mirna saber / May 9, 2019

6 Reasons Why Inbound Marketing Should Be Top Of Your Agenda This Summer

The way your consumers communicate and seek information has changed and evolved dramatically over the last few years to a...

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By Abdulhamid / April 3, 2019

Why is a Health Check Important for the Profiles I Manage on Social Media?

When you are managing several social profiles across a number of platforms, it is vital to know what is working...

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By Abdulhamid / April 1, 2019

Meet MEWS @Smartex 3rd Edition 2019 – Let’s Unlock the Power of Digital Transformation

Meet MEWS Smartex 3rd Edition 2019 - Let’s Unlock the Power of Digital Transformation   We are proud to exhibit...

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By Abdulhamid / March 7, 2019

5 Ways Brands Can Get Away From Collecting ‘Likes’ and Do Better on Social

For brands to successfully use social media to help achieve their business goals, they need to move away from simply...

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email-marketing:Email Marketing
By Abdulhamid / April 25, 2018

Email Marketing Vs Marketing Automation

What’s the difference between email marketing and marketing automation? It can be a bit confusing because one does not necessarily...

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By Abdulhamid / April 25, 2018

Email Marketing Vs Marketing Automation

What’s the difference between email marketing and marketing automation? It can be a bit confusing because one does not necessarily...

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web-design:Web Design
By Abdulhamid / January 2, 2018

5 Ways an Old Website Hurt Your Business

As a small business owner, you work hard to build your company and provide products and services to your customers....

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By Abdulhamid / January 2, 2018

5 Ways an Old Website Hurt Your Business

As a small business owner, you work hard to build your company and provide products and services to your customers....

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By Abdulhamid / December 19, 2017

جمعيات لبنانية تتعاون للحفاظ على “روح بيروت” !!

شهدت السنوات القليلة الماضية انتشارا واسعاً لظاهرة "المولات" أو المراكز التجارية الضخمة، التي يعتبرها البعض ظاهرة حضارية تنعش الاقتصاد اللبناني...

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By Abdulhamid / December 1, 2017

Email Marketing Trends to Watch Out for in 2018

The number of email users have grown exponentially over the years, and there's no sign that it will be stopping...

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By Abdulhamid / November 28, 2017

SMS Marketing Checklist for Christmas

Christmas is around the corner and we all know that the festive season is the most competitive time of year...

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By Abdulhamid / November 28, 2017

Email Marketing, Drive customers to your business with email marketing.

Email marketing is a classic and effective way to engage your customers and get conversions. All Web Promotion’s email marketing...

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By Abdulhamid / November 16, 2017

Email Marketing To Be A Game Changer in 2018

It has been proved time and again that Email is not going anywhere anytime soon and that marketers in Lebanon...

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By Abdulhamid / November 9, 2017

MEWS announces its participation in rou7beirut initiative as Media Partner.

MEWS announces its participation in rou7beirut initiative as Media Partner. "روح بيروت" مبادرة هدفها المحافظة على متعة التسوّق بالشارع وتشجيع...

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By Abdulhamid / October 17, 2017

6 Email Personalization Techniques That Go Beyond a Name

We are living in the era of personalization. We have an abundance of data at our fingertips, but we don’t...

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By Abdulhamid / May 10, 2017

MEWS Sponsor the Latest Technological Innovations SmartEx May 11th till 14th

Beirut, May 10 2017, MEWS announces its participation in SmartEx as a Media sponsor. SmartEx is an exhibition of Information...

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By Abdulhamid / January 17, 2017

Email Marketing Trends to Help You Dominate in 2017

The year 2017 promises to be a strong one for email marketing. Recent research shows the return on investment for...

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By Abdulhamid / January 10, 2017

Why You Need a Content Marketing Strategy Right Now ?

Content marketing has proven to be insanely effective, and can be integral to building the trust that inevitably leads to...

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By Abdulhamid / November 21, 2016

Top Social Networking Sites

  Social network Monthly Visitors  Facebook 1,790,000,000 YouTube 1,000,000,000 Instagram 500,000,000 Twitter 313,000,000 Reddit 234,000,000 Vine (shut down soon) 200,000,000 Ask.fm 160,000,000...

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By Abdulhamid / November 7, 2016

Increase your Sales Using Facebook This Holiday Season 2016

For obvious reasons, the holiday season is the peak time to reach new customers, increase conversion rates, and boost sales. Advertising on...

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By Abdulhamid / October 26, 2016

Facebook’s Safety Center relaunch promotes safe sharing worldwide

It just got a little safer to be a Facebook user, no matter where you are in the world. A...

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By Abdulhamid / October 11, 2016

What the 7 Cool New Social Media Networks, Apps & Tools to Check Out in 2016

New Social Media Platforms Blab This is a social media network for video chatters. If you tried Periscope and joined...

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By Abdulhamid / September 26, 2016

Top 15 Most Popular Social Networking Sites

1 | Facebook            1,100,000,000 - Estimated Unique Monthly Visitors  2 | YouTube        ...

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By Abdulhamid / September 16, 2016

10 benefits of email marketing you should know

Low-cost One of the most obvious benefits of email marketing is its lower cost compared to mainstream marketing channels. There...

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By Abdulhamid / September 15, 2016

The Best way to create Instagram Posts

Instagram is a powerful social media platform for many reasons. First, engagement is much higher than any other social network....

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By Abdulhamid / September 14, 2016

How much people in the Middle East Subscribed in June to Facebook?

1.  IRAN(Islamic Republic of Islam) 17,200,000 Facebook subscribers on Jun/2016, 20.8% penetration. 2.  SAUDI ARABIA 14,000,000 Facebook users on Jun/2016, 43.5% penetration....

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By Abdulhamid / September 5, 2016

10 advantages of SMS marketing

If you haven’t already considered integrating SMS into your marketing strategy, this is the blog post for you! Why? Besides...

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By Abdulhamid / September 2, 2016

Your 4 new business Friends

Most organizations are active on social media’s big two, Facebook and Twitter. Many are also active on (or at least familiar...

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By Abdulhamid / August 31, 2016

Why Millennials are More Brand Loyal Than You Think ?

  With social media, subscription boxes and targeted advertisements following consumers on every web site they visit, it’s easy for...

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By Abdulhamid / August 22, 2016

Are you a Retailer? Sell More with SMS Marketing

SMS Marketing in Lebanon and the Middle East is a highly ignored goldmine of one-to-one communications, especially in retail. Emails...

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By Abdulhamid / August 22, 2016

How can Facebook lead your business into the marketplace

Facebook reaches an audience of more than one billion people, which makes it a powerful platform in today’s competitive advertising...

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By Abdulhamid / July 18, 2016

Email Marketing Campaigns tailored for the Hospitality industry

Hospitality sector signifies personalized service, premium service, tailor made products and above all highest level of care. With an industry...

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By Abdulhamid / July 14, 2016

Travel & Tourism : Increase customer loyalty through Email Marketing with MEWS

To succeed in the travel industry, you need to keep your customers happy and engaged throughout their experience: from that...

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By Abdulhamid / July 12, 2016

Email marketing for Education sector in Lebanon and the Middle East

Education sector is one of the most valuable sectors as it shapes the lives of people, and contributes to their...

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By Abdulhamid / July 8, 2016

STOP Sending bulk SMS! start Creating a Value with Your SMS Marketing campaign

SMS marketing has evolved and today it’s rather interesting to see how marketers are envisioning its future. SMS marketing is...

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By Abdulhamid / July 7, 2016

Use Email Marketing to Promote your next Event

Brands and marketers in Lebanon and Middle East love events to promote themselves, their products and services. And why wouldn’t...

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By Abdulhamid / August 3, 2015

Top 7 Content Marketing Analytics Tools

Content marketing is the practice of developing content that, when it hits its mark, turns prospects into customers and customers...

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By Abdulhamid / August 3, 2015

Your Pocket Guide To Facebook Advertising

  Facebook has become one of the most powerful advertising platforms for web marketing. The numbers speak for themselves; with...

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By Abdulhamid / August 3, 2015

Never Run Out Of Things To Say Again – Effective Brain Storming For Niche Content

Niche content marketing is one of the most effective ways to get your brand name out there and convert browsers...

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By Abdulhamid / July 31, 2015

Responsive Web Design is Important for Your Site’s SEO

Responsive web design (RWD) involves a collection of sophisticated techniques which allows your website to adapt to any screen size...

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By Abdulhamid / July 31, 2015

SEO in the Real World

Anyone who is responsible for teaching or explaining the ins and outs of search engine optimization (SEO) to a client...

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By Abdulhamid / July 31, 2015

B2B Marketing On Social Media: The Dos & Don’ts

We all know that social media is an invaluable tool for marketing and communicating with potential customers and actual customers...

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By Abdulhamid / July 31, 2015

25 Landing Page Optimization Tips For Any Business

One might think that landing pages are annoying and useless, but just because you’re not fond of them it doesn’t...

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By Abdulhamid / July 31, 2015

6 Social Media Strategies for Engaging Customers

Have you felt your social media posts stagnate? Perhaps you are embarking on your company’s social media journey for the...

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By Abdulhamid / July 30, 2015

10 Steps to Create a Profitable Google AdWords Campaign (From Scratch)

Creating a Google AdWords campaign is both exciting and terrifying for many business owners. AdWords has the power to change...

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By Abdulhamid / July 30, 2015

Facebook now testing LinkedIn-style ‘Profile Tags’ for profile pages

  Facebook will now take a few cues from LinkedIn. The social media giant is reportedly in the process of testing...

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By Abdulhamid / July 30, 2015

Marketing Automation & Its Role in Process Improvement

Ever since software-as-a-service (SaaS) entered the picture several years ago, huge leaps have been made in how businesses leverage technology. Not...

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By Abdulhamid / July 29, 2015

Google Transforms Dynamic Search Ads: Say Goodbye to Keywords!

Raise your hand if you’re a control freak? Perhaps you’re hesitant to admit it, but most PPC employees are. It’s...

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By Abdulhamid / July 29, 2015

Social Media vs. SEO: Which is Better?

Social media vs. SEO, which one do you think is better?* If you are a solopreneur or are running a...

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By Abdulhamid / July 29, 2015

6 Pinterest Mistakes You Do Not Want To Make If You Want A Big Audience

Pinterest is a unique social network in its design and usability. Many brands such as Nordstrom Rack have accumulated millions...

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By Abdulhamid / July 29, 2015

11 Conversion Friendly Designing Tips For Small Online Stores

Websites for businesses fill up the Internet but very few are providing profit to the business. Web resource is only...

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By Abdulhamid / July 28, 2015

Social Media Etiquette For Business – 10 Starters

We have all seen those social media ‘moments’ – when a post on social media that was sent innocently suddenly...

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By Abdulhamid / July 28, 2015

6 Top Tips for Website Conversion and Driving Traffic

After reading a great article from Simon Kemp on We Are Social along with a recent article from Jeff Bullas,...

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By Abdulhamid / July 28, 2015

How To Optimize Video Marketing For All Learning Styles

  Are you a visual, auditory, reading-writing, or tactile learner? All of us exhibit one or a combination of these...

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By Abdulhamid / July 27, 2015

The Impact of Online Reviews on Customers’ Buying Decisions

As marketers, it is important to understand consumer usage and attitudes towards online reviews. The latest statistics and trends, which...

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By Abdulhamid / July 27, 2015

6 Social Media Platforms To Capture Millennial Attention (In Order!)

Most of this generation’s time is spent on technology. More specifically, using that technology to gain access to social media...

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By Abdulhamid / July 27, 2015

50% of Marketers Don’t Have a Content Strategy – Digital Marketing Research

Would you run your business without a strategy for product development, sales growth, and marketing?   If your answer to...

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By Abdulhamid / July 27, 2015

Social Media Purchasing: Why This Feature Is Changing Marketing

Just a few years ago, social networking sites were…well, just that. Platforms like Facebook and Twitter were used for the...

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By Abdulhamid / July 24, 2015

#AlwaysBeCoffeeing: 3 Strategies for Instagram Marketing

  All the hip kids are doing it. And a lot of other people are, too. Photo-centric social network Instagram...

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By Abdulhamid / July 24, 2015

How to Use Hashtags on Instagram, Twitter and Beyond [Infographic]

Curious about how to use hashtags on popular social media platforms? Choosing the right hashtag, or hashtags can be quite...

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By Abdulhamid / July 24, 2015

How to Build an Engaging Interactive Microsite

“What the heck is a microsite? A website for ants?” Microsites (sometimes called nanosites) are a bit of a mystery...

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By Abdulhamid / July 24, 2015

20 Ways To Amplify Your Social Media Reach

Social media is one of the most powerful tools I have come across to grow a large audience and spread...

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By Abdulhamid / July 24, 2015

A Friendly Giant: How Facebook is Using Instant Articles to Woo Publishers

Facebook, always known to be a giant, is appearing increasingly friendly as of late. To publishers (and advertisers), that is....

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By Abdulhamid / July 23, 2015

Research: What Do Marketers Want From a Marketing Convention?

When DMA decided it was time to overhaul its annual convention, one of the longest running shows in marketing, the...

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By Abdulhamid / July 23, 2015

The 8 Dying Trends In Website Design To Stay Away From

When redesigning your website, it’s important to create a digital storefront that is, above all, usable and appealing to your...

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By Abdulhamid / July 23, 2015

7 Warning Signs That Your Social Media Strategy Isn’t Working

Social media has made it easier than ever before for someone to grow an authority around a passion. Millions of...

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By Abdulhamid / July 23, 2015

The 5 W’s of Your Video Marketing Strategy

Video marketing has been around for a long time. Since the first advertisement aired on television, we have been bombarded...

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By Abdulhamid / July 22, 2015

17 Excellent Email and Mobile Marketing Stats and Facts

Even with the continual introductions of shiny new tools for marketers, email remains the workhorse for lead generation. Most CMOs...

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By Abdulhamid / July 22, 2015

Marketing In The Netflix Era: Accommodating Your Buyer’s Appetite To Binge [Infographic]

  When’s the last time you watched just one episode of House of Cards in a sitting? As marketers, we’ve...

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By Abdulhamid / July 22, 2015

The Best Advertising Methods to Engage and Connect with Your Audience

Advertising has been working since the dawn of mankind. Since the days of using papyrus as an advertising tool in...

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By Abdulhamid / July 21, 2015

Mobilegeddon: A Mobile SEO Survival Guide

Last month, Google yet again sent the Internet in a fury when it launched its latest — and most significant...

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By Abdulhamid / July 21, 2015

4 Campaign Metrics Your Company Can’t Ignore

By now, most CMOs are aware of the most basic campaign metrics. Click to Open Rates (CTOR) measure how many...

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By Abdulhamid / July 21, 2015

31 Sensational Social Media Marketing and PR Stats and Facts

Business and consumer marketers are nearly unanimous in their belief in the importance of social media to marketing activities. As...

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By Abdulhamid / July 21, 2015

6 Pricing Tips for Digital Agencies Adding PPC as a Revenue Stream

When you think of an inheritance, do you picture money or a headache? Probably money, I assume. Unfortunately, for digital...

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By Abdulhamid / July 20, 2015

Inbox Placement Rates: You Can’t Measure What You Can’t See

Lack of awareness about why campaigns didn’t succeed is a surprisingly common point of failure for email marketers. Many mistakenly...

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By Abdulhamid / July 20, 2015

4 Ways Twitter Can Help Your Small Business

  77% of Fortune Global 100 companies use Twitter, says The Realtime Report. So if you thought that Twitter is...

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By Abdulhamid / July 20, 2015

Twitter Can Help Your Small Business

I know what you’re thinking. “Okay, I get it, I’ve been hearing about how mobile is important for like 5...

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By Abdulhamid / July 20, 2015

How To Host A Facebook Giveaway That Builds Your Email List

How would you like to build your email list by 100+ people a month? Potential buyers who have raised their...

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By Abdulhamid / July 17, 2015

Google ‘Buy’ Button Debuts

A Google “Buy” button, long-rumored and therefore Internet-named, became official on Wednesday and it’s actually called “Purchases on Google.” Jonathan...

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By Abdulhamid / July 17, 2015

4 Big Tips for E-Commerce Sites to Maximize Affiliate Marketing Success

Customer acquisition has always been and continues to be one of the greatest challenges facing any business of any size...

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By Abdulhamid / July 17, 2015

The Top 10 Best SEO for Beginners Guides

Search engine optimization is something of an art, and marketers without a basic understanding of SEO aren’t doing anyone any favors. Fear...

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By Abdulhamid / July 16, 2015

See You Skype: 8 Alternatives That Are Worth the Hype

Skype might be good enough for your Grandma, but can it really be trusted for your business communications? On paper,...

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By Abdulhamid / July 16, 2015

Me, My Selfies and I: Leveraging UGC to Convert Selfies into Sales

Source: Urban Oufitters Our news feeds are flooded with them. Hundreds of apps have been created to share and edit...

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By Abdulhamid / July 16, 2015

5 Ways to Improve Your Google AdWords Quality Score

Your Google AdWords Quality Score is Google’s grade of your ad’s overall quality and usefulness. The system is designed to...

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By Abdulhamid / July 16, 2015

Google takes on Apple with smartphone location-tracking tools

Google is stepping up its efforts to take on Apple’s location technology with new tools to link smartphones to objects...

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By Abdulhamid / July 15, 2015

Enhancing SEO Of Your Site With Google+

Search Rankings are paramount to any website’s success. There are a number of ways to help you soar the search...

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By Abdulhamid / July 15, 2015

The Psychology Behind The Facebook ‘Like’ [Infographic]

Source: http://www.business2community.com/infographics/the-psychology-behind-the-facebook-like-infographic-01276048

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By Abdulhamid / July 15, 2015

The Best Way to Calculate Your Lead Consumption Rate

Your lead consumption rate will tell you more about your lead generation process than any other metric. It will help...

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By Abdulhamid / July 14, 2015

How The World’s Top 7 Airlines Use Social Media

Airlines are big companies. They have thousands of members of staff and even more ‘touch points’ when it comes to...

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By Abdulhamid / July 14, 2015

6 On-Page SEO Checks for Better Search Engine Rankings

It can be hard to keep up with the SEO industry. There are periodic changes to Google’s algorithm which impact...

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By Abdulhamid / July 14, 2015

4 More Reasons Your Business Needs to Market on Social Media

There is no shortage of blogs explaining the importance of Social Media Marketing and Advertising.  Everywhere you turn you are...

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By Abdulhamid / July 14, 2015

Important Metrics in Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a smart tool for measuring your online performance. Here are some key metrics you should look at...

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By Abdulhamid / July 13, 2015

Don’t Hire a Sales Trainer for LinkedIn Until You Read This

Looking to hire a sales trainer for LinkedIn? Beware. Instead, consider hiring a sales prospecting coach who knows if (and...

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By Abdulhamid / July 13, 2015

Six brilliant Apps you should download during Ramadan

With our phones playing a pivotal part in our daily lives, we have compiled a list of Ramadan apps that will...

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By Abdulhamid / July 13, 2015

Predicting Profits With Models

Modeling methods to discern which consumer will buy what and when Understanding which customers will buy which product or service...

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By Abdulhamid / July 10, 2015

Facebook Fights YouTube With Big Data On What You Watch Unmuted, Full-Screen

Facebook wants to become your favorite Internet TV by tracking what a television never could. Today it announced a News...

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By Abdulhamid / July 10, 2015

10 Steps to Develop Buyer Personas for Your Business

If you were to build a business empire that serves your own interests—a business that solves your problems, how easier...

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By Abdulhamid / July 10, 2015

Do You Need A Rainbow In Content Marketing?

I had planned a really low-key post today — a post for Back to Marketing Basics to ease us all...

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By Abdulhamid / July 9, 2015

7 Deadly Sins of Mobile Web Design

  We at SiteTuners get it – it’s tough to build great mobile experiences on top of creating usable desktop...

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By Abdulhamid / July 9, 2015

10 Quick Tips to Gaining Market Share on Social Media

  92% of marketers feel social media is important for their business, however, 83% are concerned about how to target...

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By Abdulhamid / July 8, 2015

The Most Important Marketing Stats of 2015 (So Far)

Marketers live and die by the numbers. Data helps them plan campaigns, measure success, and make business decisions. With 2015...

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By Abdulhamid / July 8, 2015

How to Promote Your Business with Brand Ambassadors Using Visual Content Marketing

Passionate brand advocates can provide marketing on steroids. On a social web they boost sharing, enable crowd sourced marketing and...

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By Abdulhamid / July 8, 2015

How to Integrate SEO Elements to Move Beyond Responsive Design

Since mobile search surpassed desktop earlier this year, digital marketing experts have been putting a LOT of effort into mobile...

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By Abdulhamid / July 7, 2015

101 creative ways to wish Ramadan from powerful Middle East Brands on Facebook

It is that time of the year when every Middle East brand maintaining it’s presence on Facebook is greeting “Ramadan...

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By Abdulhamid / July 7, 2015

How to Scale Up Your Affiliate Program in 3 Simple Steps

Most companies understand the need for affiliate marketing programs — leveraging others’ audiences and influence to promote a business is...

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By Abdulhamid / July 7, 2015

10 Ways To Be A Smartr Tumblr Marketr [Infographic]

So you want to leverage Tumblr, but you’re still pondering how to build a blog that both connects with your...

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By Abdulhamid / July 7, 2015

9 Instagram Marketing Tips From The Best Brands

Follow these best practices for successful Instagram marketing Are you trying to use Instagram for your social media marketing? Are...

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By Abdulhamid / July 6, 2015

SEO Is Really an Acronym: [S]ocial Media, User [E]xperience, and Content [O]ptimization

In times not so long ago, SEO (search engine optimization) was an isolated marketing tactic. The best practices changed over...

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By Abdulhamid / July 6, 2015

Digital Marketing and Traditional Marketing: What’s the Buzz

As marketers, we’re caught between the old and the new — digital marketing, with all it’s promise (but significant risk...

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By Abdulhamid / July 6, 2015

5 Kinds Of Mobile Apps For Every Productive Content Marketer

I can’t imagine my life without mobile apps. I use them to get things done, get inspired and do my job...

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By Abdulhamid / July 3, 2015

Make the most of mobile this Ramadan

Find your ideal audience Young Millennials and mothers are important customers for a wide range of brands this Ramadan season....

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By Abdulhamid / July 3, 2015

Mind on My Mobile: Towards the Mobile Moment

Much like everyday life, marketing is increasingly going mobile-first. Is your marketing strategy shifting in that direction, as well? Mobile...

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By Abdulhamid / July 3, 2015

Think Mobile To Perform During Ramadan

If brands want to perform during the period of Ramadan, they should think mobile. This is what the latest survey...

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By Abdulhamid / July 2, 2015

Five Marketing Tips For Brands During Ramadan

Marketers should focus on social media campaigns as residents spend more time on social networking platforms during the holy month....

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By Abdulhamid / July 2, 2015

How to Use Social Media in Ramadan

Ramadan is officially here.     This is a joyous month of reflection and spending more quality time with family...

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By Abdulhamid / July 2, 2015

What Email Marketers Can Learn From Radio (Yes, Radio!)

To be alive during the late 19th century would have been positively electric. Maxwell was codifying theories, Edison and Tesla...

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By Abdulhamid / June 30, 2015

Mobile First: Optimize for the Small Screen

8 tips for delivering engaging mobile website experiences Make sure you offer diverse content, from easily skimmable, snackable content like...

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By Abdulhamid / June 30, 2015

How to Send Automatic Direct Messages on Twitter

  Social media is time consuming. The hours a week you spend lost inside of Pinterest, or looking at images...

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By Abdulhamid / June 30, 2015

Are You Making These Mistakes With Your Digital Marketing Plan?

Oh, the joys of digital marketing. What’s pulling in killer results one day might turn on a switch and give...

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By Abdulhamid / June 30, 2015

How Internet behavior changes during Ramadan

How is Ramadan period changing digital habits? Digital audience profiling firm Effective Measure has released study results showing that the...

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By Abdulhamid / June 30, 2015

Google Introduces “My Ramadan Companion” as Digital Assistant for the Holy Ramadan

The holy month of Ramadan has started, which sees Muslims fast from food and drinks all day. In order to...

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By Abdulhamid / June 29, 2015

Is Your Website Working?

4 questions to evaluate its effectiveness For many businesses, the website plays a critical role in driving leads and converting...

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By Abdulhamid / June 29, 2015

Things to Consider When Integrating Magento With an ERP System

Using Magento as an e-commerce platform is a process which inadvertently leads to the issue of integration with Enterprise Resource...

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By Abdulhamid / June 29, 2015

The Online Buyer’s Journey [Infographic]

Today, the journey a shopper takes on their way to making an online purchase is far from linear. So many...

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By Abdulhamid / June 27, 2015

7 Things Customers Want to See on Your About Page

Writing an About page for your website is necessary, but tough to do when it is your own business. You...

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By Abdulhamid / June 27, 2015

21 Spectacular SEO and Search Marketing Stats and Facts

Social may be sexy, but search still pays the bills. As reported below, organic search drives 51% of all visitors...

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By Abdulhamid / June 27, 2015

Tweeting Without Regret: 7 Top Tips for a Positive, Rewarding Presence on Twitter

When Twitter launched in 2006, it was as a simple social network; a place for a quick status update. It...

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By Abdulhamid / June 26, 2015

Strike 3 Social Chords to Get Your Fans to Sing Along

Fans of your brand need to know about this week’s specials and your great offerings and promotions. Getting the word...

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By Abdulhamid / June 25, 2015

5 Things You Can Do in 5 Days to Jump-Start Your Email Marketing

By now, we’ve all heard the “email marketing isn’t dead” speech and, hopefully, we’ve grown tired of it. Of course...

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By Abdulhamid / June 25, 2015

The Psychology of Facebook Likes

When it comes to digital marketing, people are pretty cynical – which is understandable. We’re bombarded with marketing images and...

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By Abdulhamid / June 25, 2015

How Will You Know When To Post On Social Media?

Sometimes it seems like managing content for social media is quite a difficult undertaking. There appear to be so many...

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By Abdulhamid / June 25, 2015

GMAIL FINALLY LETS YOU UNSEND EMAILS

Don’t worry about typos and misspelling names in emails anymore as Gmail just rolled out the “Undo send” feature for...

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By Abdulhamid / June 24, 2015

Wearables: Smartwatch Ad Spend to Go Up

Love them or hate them, wearables are here to stay. With the Apple Watch having launched in April, we are...

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By Abdulhamid / June 24, 2015

Don’t Overlook These 2 Lines of Copy

Have you reviewed your site’s formula for creating your page titles and meta descriptions recently? If you have not, let...

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By Abdulhamid / June 24, 2015

5 Core KPIs Every Content Marketer Should Know

Content marketing – the method of publishing relevant and valuable content to your target audience in order to drive profitable...

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By Abdulhamid / June 23, 2015

Scientific Advertising: Your Wish Is My Sale

Back in 1923, people loved their brands. The people who ran them, I mean. Roaring ad writers thrust their products...

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By Abdulhamid / June 23, 2015

Make The Most Of Your Mobile Marketing

Print is dead, radio is dying and pay per click is too confusing. You need a spark. The marketing you’re...

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By Abdulhamid / June 23, 2015

Email Is a Product, Not an Advertisement

    3 ways to put customers first and give them what they want Customers don’t choose to receive your...

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By Abdulhamid / June 22, 2015

Brand Yourself: Applying Strategic Branding to Social Channels

Reaching your audience through the crowded, non-stop virtual supermall we call Facebook, you have to continually engage and surprise them....

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By Abdulhamid / June 22, 2015

Will the New Facebook Algorithm Change Everything for Branded Content?

Did you catch wind of “Mobilegeddon,” Google’s major algorithm update that shook the marketing world? Believe it or not, the...

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By Abdulhamid / June 22, 2015

Why Marketers Should Be Measuring Cost-Per-Action

  There is a fundamental problem in the way mobile app advertising is bought today. The vast majority of mobile...

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By Abdulhamid / June 19, 2015

Mobile SEO: What It Is and Why It Matters

   In April 2015, Google rolled out a new algorithm update that places more importance on mobile optimization. This means...

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By Abdulhamid / June 19, 2015

5 Ways to Improve Your Marketing Program

Looking across geographies and industries, it’s striking to note the profound differences between how companies optimize the sizing and allocation...

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By Abdulhamid / June 19, 2015

5 Lethal (But Common) Mistakes in Integrated Marketing Campaigns

    When it comes to integrated marketing, the rules have changed as much as they’ve stayed the same. It’s...

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By Abdulhamid / June 18, 2015

The Top 3 Content Marketing Challenges And How To Beat Them

  Overview It is estimated that 78% of CMOs see custom content as the future of marketing, and over 90%...

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By Abdulhamid / June 18, 2015

5 Tips to Test & Improve Engagement on your Facebook Posts

After working on numerous Facebook pages for local & international Brands I realized that this bird called “engagement” can’t be...

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By Abdulhamid / June 18, 2015

6 Biggest Mistakes That Kill Website Conversions

Website traffic may generate sales but it is the conversion rate itself that ultimately determines overall profitability. So while most...

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By Abdulhamid / June 18, 2015

Eight behavioural marketing trends & talking points

In this post I’ll discuss the trends and challenges stemming from marketing automation, email and behavioural marketing.   Using data...

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By Abdulhamid / June 18, 2015

10 Social Media Metrics Actually Worth Tracking

As you probably know from past marketing experiences, social media marketing is an incredibly effective tool for building brand recognition...

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By Abdulhamid / June 17, 2015

Email Marketing Engagement – Dealing with Spam Reports

Email Marketing Engagement          Dealing with Complaints   How to deal with spam complaints and protect your...

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By Abdulhamid / June 17, 2015

4 Reasons the Benefits of Monitoring Your Brand Outweigh its costs

Successful brand marketing starts with your audience; this is nothing new. From focus groups to consumer surveys, PR and marketing...

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By Abdulhamid / June 17, 2015

Key to Mastering Social Media Marketing

 Social media marketing has become a vital necessity for any business making its name in the business world. It can...

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By Abdulhamid / June 17, 2015

8 Social Media Marketing Mistakes to Avoid

Any effective digital marketing strategy involves an integral component that is social media. Startup or not, it is one of...

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By Abdulhamid / June 17, 2015

3 Digital Advertising Trends You Must Pay Attention To

In an ever-changing digital advertising space, marketers who don't get on board with mobile video advertising, native advertising and analyzing...

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By Abdulhamid / June 16, 2015

Why Email Marketing Beats Social Media in Lead Generation, And What You Can Do About It

Social media has many legitimate marketing uses. When used right, social lets you build a genuine relationship with your customers....

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By Abdulhamid / June 16, 2015

Getting the Most Out of Your Email Marketing

Working in email can sometimes seem like a thankless task sending out millions of emails to millions of people in...

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By Abdulhamid / June 12, 2015

4 Reasons Why a LinkedIn Account is More Important than You Think

  Here’s a question for you: As an individual, what is the first thing that comes to your mind when...

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By Abdulhamid / June 9, 2015

The Coming Evolutions Of Email

“Is email dead or dying?” I think we’re past this silly debate now, and we can all agree that email...

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By Abdulhamid / June 9, 2015

5 Ways To Get More People To Read Your Emails

Wouldn’t it be nice if your customers or clients read every email you sent? It would be amazing, right? Well,...

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By Abdulhamid / June 8, 2015

How to make your website appear on Middle Eastern search engines

Getting your website to rank high in search engines in the Middle East is a common challenge these days.  With...

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By Abdulhamid / June 8, 2015

6 Common Middle East Online Marketing Mistakes

Online marketing in the Middle East can be extremely rewarding for those who are willing to engage in this rapidly...

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By Abdulhamid / June 8, 2015

Arabic Character Limits for Adwords Ads

If you are running PPC campaigns in multiple languages its important to know the character limits for each line within...

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By Abdulhamid / June 8, 2015

Arabic keyword spelling affects Google results & traffic potential

Those familiar with the Arabic language know that there are often slight variations in the way words can be spelled...

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By Abdulhamid / June 5, 2015

5 Ways To Get More People To Read Your Emails

Wouldn’t it be nice if your customers or clients read every email you sent? It would be amazing, right? Well,...

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By Abdulhamid / June 5, 2015

6 Ways to Increase Arab Sales Online

Any market entry plan should include strategy and tactics for reaching your target audience effectively within that region. How a...

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By Abdulhamid / June 5, 2015

LinkedIn Arabic Advertising – The time to start is now!

Now is the time to start taking advantage of opportunities to market to Arab LinkedIn users. Just two months ago...

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By Abdulhamid / June 5, 2015

The Arab American Marketing Guide You Can’t Ignore

Arab Americans and other multicultural consumers compose a disproportionate share in the United States market. Arab Americans move across the...

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By Abdulhamid / June 5, 2015

The Ultimate Ramadan Marketing Guide

Ramadan just like Christmas has become a season of increased consumerism and attention to shopping. Marketers need to understand how...

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By Abdulhamid / May 27, 2015

5 Tips to Test & Improve Engagement on your Facebook Posts

After working on numerous Facebook pages for local & international Brands I realized that this bird called “engagement” can't be tamed and...

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By Abdulhamid / May 27, 2015

How brands are really embracing Instagram in Middle East

If you are reading this blog post then you are probably aware about the story of Instagram and it’s massive...

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By Abdulhamid / May 26, 2015

Why Location-Based Emails Are So Important For Your Brand

Location-based email campaigns are on the rise, as brands realize that geographic personalization, which Millennials have come to expect, leads...

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By Abdulhamid / May 26, 2015

Adding The Wow Factor To An Email Strategy

Whether you are a newbie or a veteran to email marketing, these tips will help you streamline your strategy. Email,...

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By Abdulhamid / May 26, 2015

Organic vs Manufactured SEO in the Middle East

Need to know the difference between non-Organic and Organic SEO? Perhaps you’ve found yourself here because you are concerned about...

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By Abdulhamid / May 26, 2015

Building Consumer Loyalty With Email Rewards Programs

Tangible benefits and customized content are the pillars of a successful email rewards program. When done well, email rewards programs...

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By Abdulhamid / May 25, 2015

4 Musts For Your E-Commerce Website

With e-commerce undoubtedly becoming a bigger and bigger part of our lives, it is important to capitalize on the potential...

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By Abdulhamid / May 25, 2015

How To Do SEO In 2015 (Infographic)

Penguin. Panda. Pigeon. Phantom. Navigating the constant pace of Google algorithm updates makes SEO in 2015 a much harder game...

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By Abdulhamid / May 25, 2015

How To Use Twitter To Help Create Your Buyer Personas

Something that is crucial when using Twitter for business is to know who you it is you are trying to...

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By Abdulhamid / May 25, 2015

How To Research Your Brand With Social Media

Perhaps your brand strategies are failing to produce the results (and revenue) you expect, or your sales have tended go...

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By Abdulhamid / February 18, 2015

5 Twitter Tips That Will Enhance Your Personal Brand

  Here are some surefire tips to use to craft a better experience for your followers and others visiting your Twitter...

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By Abdulhamid / February 18, 2015

6 Expert Marketing Tips for Start-ups

  Across the world, startups are emerging in a variety of industries -- from healthcare to education. Brands are constantly...

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By Abdulhamid / February 12, 2015

You can now choose who will manage your Facebook account after you die

  Facebook is giving users control over what happens to their accounts when they die. The social network rolled out...

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By Abdulhamid / February 10, 2015

Pinterest: how to market your business with the social media site

    Think Pinterest is just for people to post pictures of lovely lounges, crocheted owls or ice cream? Think...

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By Abdulhamid / February 5, 2015

How Can You Maximize the Social Media?

The world is abuzz all the time about almost everything that is happening to anything and to anyone anywhere. The...

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By Abdulhamid / February 4, 2015

When Social Media Goes Bad

Social media is defined as web-based technologies that enable interactive dialogue between communities and individuals. We have seen a huge...

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By Abdulhamid / February 3, 2015

Are you overlooking this simple way to engage fans on #Facebook?

You ever have one of those moments when you look around you and say “this can’t be life“? I had...

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By Abdulhamid / January 29, 2015

Using Facebook and Twitter to Increase Business

Social Media focuses on the interaction of the public forum to a particular item within your website to hopefully get...

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By Abdulhamid / January 27, 2015

18 Stats To Prove Visual Content Is King

All social networks are heavily pushing visual content, in their own way. On Facebook, Edgerank will reward you with a...

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By Abdulhamid / January 26, 2015

The Top 3 Email Marketing Tips That Will Help You Rake in the Profits

If you really want to increase the profits that come through your email marketing, you need to implement the effective...

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By Abdulhamid / January 22, 2015

Increase Your Email List Conversion Rates

List building for an online business is an important strategy but serves little purpose if the sales conversion rates from...

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By Abdulhamid / January 21, 2015

3 Numbers More Important Than Your Twitter Follower Count

“GET MORE FOLLOWERS MY BEST FRIENDS?” You’ve almost undoubtedly seen this bad-grammar appeal for more followers (I never took the...

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By Abdulhamid / January 20, 2015

Social Media 101: Where Do I Start?

Step 1: Write Down Your Objectives The first thing you’ll want to do is really identify what you are trying...

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By Abdulhamid / January 19, 2015

Stop Using These Words In Your Emails

Accentuate the positive. Overall, the word choices you make add up to the tone of your communications. And when you...

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By Abdulhamid / January 15, 2015

Don’t Overlook These Email Marketing Fundamentals

When it comes to email marketing, it takes a lot to shock me. That's not to say I'm left unimpressed...

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By Abdulhamid / January 12, 2015

Why Your Websites And Email Newsletters Will Always Beat Facebook Pages

Where should you focus your online marketing efforts during 2015? In previous year,s campaigns on Facebook, Twitter, and other social...

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By Abdulhamid / December 29, 2014

How Supportive is Email Marketing

Email marketing is definitely a great addition to advertising campaigns that are making use of PPC advertising or other forms...

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By Abdulhamid / December 4, 2014

PRYNT CASE Wants To Turn Your Smartphone Into an Instant Camera

Instant photography is all the rage now and when you think of instant prints, you probably think of three things:...

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By Abdulhamid / November 25, 2014

5 tips to increase organic reach on Facebook

For the past few months, brands have experienced a decrease in the organic reach of their Facebook fan pages. Initially,...

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By Abdulhamid / November 25, 2014

8 Ways to Stop Boring Your Email Subscribers

We constantly talk about testing email headlines, email layouts, emails for mobile, and email timing. But, what about looking at...

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By Abdulhamid / November 21, 2014

How to Optimize Your Images to Work Across Social Networks

#1: Start With Open Graph Dimensions The best way to start with is the Facebook open graph image dimensions. An...

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By Abdulhamid / November 21, 2014

How Social Media is Shifting From Marketing to Targeted Digital Advertising

The trends have been pointing in this direction for a while, but now many social media companies are making it...

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By Abdulhamid / November 19, 2014

Read This Before Launching a Facebook Contest

When done right, social media contests can be great vehicles for driving engagement and increasing brand visibility. Whether you’re gathering...

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By Abdulhamid / November 19, 2014

INFOGRAPHIC: EMAIL MARKETING TIPS HOLIDAY 2014

For most online marketers, email marketing is second only to search engines when it comes to the crucially important holiday...

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By Abdulhamid / November 18, 2014

5 Ways to Launch a New Product on Social Media

Launching a new product can be both very exciting and stressful. Your brand has created something great. You are now...

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By Abdulhamid / November 18, 2014

Your Brain on Social

PLEASURE OR ADDICTION? The comparison of something frying in a pan to the effects of narcotics and other drugs on...

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By Abdulhamid / November 17, 2014

55% of recruiters reconsider job candidates after seeing their social profiles

In 2014, 93% of recruiters will use social media to evaluate job candidates. Competition is increasing in the head hunting...

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By Abdulhamid / November 16, 2014

Affordable SEO services in Lebanon and the Middle East

Advertising in online world is one of most inexpensive and highly effective way of promoting a business.   MEWS -...

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By Abdulhamid / November 14, 2014

Don’t Make These 9 Social Media Marketing Mistakes

1. Not having a strategy Jumping in the deep end and blindly posting marketing messages on social media will get...

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By Abdulhamid / November 14, 2014

Why Include Infographics in your Content Marketing Strategy?

When it comes down to it Infographics they may be a compelling but why use them?   1. Compelling and...

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By Abdulhamid / November 13, 2014

Why Social Media Won’t Die Any Time Soon

I remember the first “social media is dying” post that I read. It was early 2008 and MySpace was already...

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By Abdulhamid / November 13, 2014

5 common social media mistakes and how to avoid them

Social media can help grow your personal and company brand, if done right. If social media is not done properly,...

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By Abdulhamid / November 12, 2014

Android User Takes Apple To Federal Court Over Undelivered Text Messages

Apple will soon face a federal lawsuit brought on by a woman named Adrienne Moore, who, like many former iPhone...

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By Abdulhamid / November 12, 2014

7 NEW Social Media Solutions to Grow Your Business

When it comes to creating buzz online, it’s hard to keep up. You want to hit your social media marketing...

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By Abdulhamid / November 11, 2014

Instagram finally lets you edit photo captions

You can finally go back fix and all the typos in your Instagram captions. The company rolled out an update...

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By Abdulhamid / November 11, 2014

Those new blue check marks in WhatsApp mean your message has been read

WhatsApp, one of the most widely used cross-platform messaging services in the world, has a new feature, and it’s one...

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By Abdulhamid / November 7, 2014

The World of Social Media

Social media is a term being used a lot lately but if can be sometimes hard to define what is...

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By Abdulhamid / November 6, 2014

Companies Invest More in Social Media Marketing in 2014

Social media marketing is undoubtedly the new wave of marketing. People can argue that the shift occurred in 2013 or...

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By Abdulhamid / November 5, 2014

The Perfect Number of Instagram Hashtags

A study shows that out of 150,000 posts from brands on Instagram, 7 hashtags per photo post, generates by far the most...

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By Abdulhamid / November 3, 2014

8 things your brand can do to manage a social media crisis

1. Have a plan Every brand should have a social media policy and a community management plan. There must be...

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By Abdulhamid / October 31, 2014

Social Media Etiquette Guide [Infographic]

Not being a jerk was so much easier before social media. Say please and thank you, give up your seat...

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By Abdulhamid / October 30, 2014

eMarketing Egypt releases its fifth annual report in 2014 about Facebook in Egypt

eMarketing Egypt, Egypt’s leading company in e-marketing consulting and online competitive intelligence intend to release its 2014 and the fifth annual...

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By Abdulhamid / October 29, 2014

8 Social Media Advertising Tips To Boost Your ROI

What’s the point in an advertising campaign if it doesn’t boost your return on investment (ROI)? After all, you put...

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By Abdulhamid / October 29, 2014

Five Social Media Tips From Kim Kardashian West

  Reality TV star and mobile app entrepreneur Kim Kardashian West spoke about mobile technology trends and how she has...

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By Abdulhamid / October 28, 2014

40 Brand Logos With Hidden Messages

You probably already know the story behind the famous FedEx logo and its clever use of negative space. But of...

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By Abdulhamid / October 24, 2014

What are the Primary Differences Between Advertising & Publicity?

Advertising and publicity are different forms of getting the word out about your business, with different subject matter, costs and...

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By Abdulhamid / October 17, 2014

Studies Show That People are Happier Online Than in Real Life

A third of 15 to 18-year-olds in the UK have met someone in person they originally met through social media....

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By Abdulhamid / October 16, 2014

5 Benefits of Using Twitter for Your Business

Twitter is one of the biggest marketing phenomenons of the online business world. In fact, it has been growing faster...

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By Abdulhamid / October 16, 2014

The Benefits of Using Instagram for Business

“Visual marketing” is one of the latest buzz words, and for good reason. Consumers want images and content marketers need...

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By Abdulhamid / October 15, 2014

5 Benefits of Email Marketing for Small Businesses

These days, with social media all the rage, it’s easy to overlook email marketing for your small business. After all,...

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By Abdulhamid / October 15, 2014

5 Benefits of Using Social Media

Social media has changed the way we communicate today. It’s in our best interest to be informed about all of...

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By Abdulhamid / October 14, 2014

Why Email Marketing? Five Great Reasons

Email marketing is one of the most powerful marketing tools available to businesses of all types and sizes. Here are...

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By Abdulhamid / October 14, 2014

The Top 10 Benefits Of Social Media Marketing

To some entrepreneurs, social media marketing is the “next big thing,” a temporary yet powerful fad that must be taken...

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By Abdulhamid / October 13, 2014

Facebook Facts and Stats 2014

Facebook represents a huge potential market for your social media efforts, but it is becoming increasingly difficult to stand out...

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By Abdulhamid / October 13, 2014

10 Laws of Social Media Marketing

Leveraging the power of content and social media marketing can help elevate your audience and customer base in a dramatic...

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By Abdulhamid / October 10, 2014

Teens ditch Facebook for new social media favorite

  More than 9 out of 10 American teenagers use social media, and they name Instagram as the most popular site...

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By Abdulhamid / October 10, 2014

5 Reasons Why Buying Facebook Likes Is a Waste of Time and Money for Your Business

Here are 5 reasons buying likes is a waste of time. 1. Poor or No engagement: If the majority of...

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By Abdulhamid / October 9, 2014

[Infographic] The Science of Instagram

From the impact of images and video on Facebook and Twitter to the new crop of media-centric social platforms like...

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By Abdulhamid / October 9, 2014

[Infographic] The Science of Selfies

If you’ve heard the latest novelty dance music hit #SELFIE you’ll recall that the song’s protagonist ponders aloud which filter...

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By Abdulhamid / October 8, 2014

10 Sentences You Should NOT Include in Your Pitch to Audience in the Middle East

Every investor has seen a pitch that has made them wince. When pitching, it pays to plan to think big...

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By Abdulhamid / October 8, 2014

Top 10 Most Effective Ways to Improve SEO Ranking

SEO ranking is a crucial determinant of how your website is viewed by the current search engines. Here are 10...

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By Abdulhamid / October 7, 2014

Why your startup should be on Instagram, Tumblr and Pinterest

The number of social network users in the Middle East is expected to grow by23.3% in 2013, creating a new opportunity for...

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By Abdulhamid / October 7, 2014

How to create the perfect Pinterest, Google+, Facebook and Twitter post [Infographic]

Does the perfect social media post really exist? As social media platforms have evolved over the years, so have their...

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By Abdulhamid / October 6, 2014

Email Marketing – What is it?

Email marketing has become an essential tool for business ever since the introduction of the Internet to the world, however...

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By Abdulhamid / October 6, 2014

Email Marketing – How?

The success factors of email marketing, using the mnemonic “CRITICAL“: Creative – This refers to the overall design of the...

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By Abdulhamid / October 3, 2014

Social Media Stats-2014 [Infographic]

Did you know that Twitter has 255 million active users who collectively send 500 million tweets each and every day?...

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By Abdulhamid / October 2, 2014

10 Ways To Improve Social Engagement Today

Social media is a great tool for marketing and sales, but it can take a while to build rapport with...

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By Abdulhamid / October 1, 2014

The 5 Deadly Email Marketing Mistakes

There are some things you can do with your email marketing, that while seemingly innocent, will make your subscribers want...

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By Abdulhamid / September 30, 2014

Infographic: Email Marketing Trends In 2014

What does the future of email marketing look like? Our latest infographic describes the way marketers have been using email...

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By Abdulhamid / September 30, 2014

4 Steps to Effective Email Marketing

      Despite social media’s rapid ascent to its current status as the “must-have” channel for all marketers, the...

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By Abdulhamid / September 29, 2014

10 Benefits of SEO

1. The Results are Low Cost (In Comparison to Adwords and PPC) Organic listings are essentially free. When you are...

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By Abdulhamid / September 29, 2014

How Does SEO Work? [Infographic]

Search Engine Optimization is all about getting people to talk about your site. The infographic flows more quickly as a...

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By Abdulhamid / September 23, 2014

WhatsApp Hits 600 Million Active Users

WhatsApp and Facebook app icons. In February the world's biggest social network said it was buying mobile-messaging service WhatsApp for...

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By Abdulhamid / September 22, 2014

12 Most Reliable Ways to Build Trust with Social Media

Social media is sweeping the online universe! Whether it’s Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Google+, or Pinterest, there are numerous ways to...

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By Abdulhamid / September 22, 2014

The Latest on Facebook Video

Video is one of the most engaging and immersive ways to tell your story. Whether capturing breaking news, a baby’s...

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By Abdulhamid / September 18, 2014

Social media usage in the Middle East [Infographic]

    Facebook is far and away the most popular social network in the Middle East, with 58 million users,...

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By Abdulhamid / September 18, 2014

9 Stats on Facebook Use in Lebanon [Infographic]

If you are looking to connect with your community on social media, build relationships and interact with them on a...

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By Abdulhamid / September 18, 2014

Facebook Engagement Benchmark Report 2014

Including some very surprising truths about weekend Facebook engagement rates, Salesforce has delivered report measuring Facebook engagement rates – using a...

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By Abdulhamid / September 12, 2014

4 Ways to Make Sure Your Email List Doesn’t End Up Dead

  1. Track all activity. Most email-marketing-software and platforms allow you to track open and click-through rates of any links included in...

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By Abdulhamid / September 12, 2014

7 Myths of Email Marketing (Infographic)

Have you heard that the words you use in an email's subject line can doom your note to the spam...

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By Abdulhamid / September 12, 2014

Social Media Is Hot But Email Packs Digital Marketing Power (Infographic)

There’s non-stop buzz about social media in all its forms: How to use it, when to maximize it, and how...

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By Abdulhamid / September 11, 2014

5 KEY BENEFITS OF EMAIL MARKETING

1. EMAIL MARKETING IS TARGETED Email marketing solves all the inherent problems of non-targeted marketing. Gone are the days of...

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By Abdulhamid / September 11, 2014

25 Mind Blowing Email Marketing Stats

Email marketing is one of the most effective tactics for driving sales, but don't take my word for it. According...

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By Abdulhamid / September 11, 2014

5 tips to boost your click-through rate

Online advertisers, publishers and marketers needs to understand CTR (click-through rate) and how to use it to their advantage to...

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By Abdulhamid / September 10, 2014

7 Ways to improve your email marketing results today

If you want to make your email marketing campaigns more effective then here are 7 ways to improve your email...

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By Abdulhamid / September 10, 2014

The evolution of email marketing [infographic]

Today marketing automation systems enabling advanced segmentation allow companies to send highly targeted email communication. Practices such as dynamic content...

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By Abdulhamid / September 9, 2014

4 ways email marketing can help your small business

When it comes to promoting your own business, word of mouth is often not enough to let your target market...

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By Abdulhamid / September 5, 2014

How Mobile Consumers Engage With Promotional Emails

Consumers decide to read promotional emails on their mobile devices primarily based on whether they recognize who the messages are...

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By Abdulhamid / September 5, 2014

How to Win Back Inactive Email Subscribers

The analysis of 33 win-back campaigns by retailers found that reactivation emails with the words "miss you" and "come back"...

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By Abdulhamid / September 5, 2014

Marketing Email Year-Over-Year Benchmarks and Trends

The number of emails arriving in subscribers' inboxes increased by 9% between 2Q13 and 2Q14, according to a recent report from Yesmail. The...

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By Abdulhamid / September 4, 2014

Email Marketing Campaign Strategy in Lebanon and The Middle East

For many people, checking email is the first thing they do after waking up and rolling over in bed. In...

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By Abdulhamid / September 3, 2014

Better Ways to Define Email Marketing Success

Defining Success by Engagement Rates Too often, brands determine the success of their email marketing programs by only evaluating engagement...

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By Abdulhamid / September 3, 2014

Which of These Email Marketing Stats Scare You Most?

1. 21% of email recipients report email as Spam, even if they know it isn’t 2. 43% of email recipients...

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By Abdulhamid / September 3, 2014

7 Hilarious Email Signatures to Inspire Your Sign-Off

1. Just so you know This one comes in handy for those with unisex names. 2. The implicit apology There's...

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By Abdulhamid / September 2, 2014

Why Email Might Just Be Your Most Important Content Delivery Channel

You’re probably running in some circles trying to figure out how to adapt to ever-changing SEO algorithms. It’s harder than...

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By Abdulhamid / September 2, 2014

Seven Tips to Increase Your Email Deliverability

Email marketing has the highest return on investment of any marketing medium. It's a powerful tool that's not going away...

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By Abdulhamid / September 2, 2014

11 Remarkable Email Marketing Tips You Need to Implement Right Away

1. Send the right message to the right people at the right time Not every email is going to be...

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By Abdulhamid / September 1, 2014

9 Golden Rules for Email Correspondence in the Middle East

Electronic mail has become one of our primary modes of  communication today, particularly for entrepreneurs who rely on it for...

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By Abdulhamid / September 1, 2014

How to Build Interactivity with Customers in Email

Around end of November last year, famous UAE-based online free classifieds site Dubizzle, who just expanded their marketing team, wanted to...

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By Abdulhamid / September 1, 2014

9 Stats That Will Change Your Mind About Email Marketing

Email marketing doesn’t have the best public image at the moment, a reputation built by studies questioning its usefulness. Yet...

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By Abdulhamid / August 28, 2014

You can’t block Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook

You can't block CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook. Try it. You'll get an error message that says, "General Block failed...

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By Abdulhamid / August 28, 2014

How Supportive is Email Marketing

Email marketing is definitely a great addition to advertising campaigns that are making use of PPC advertising or other forms...

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By Abdulhamid / August 28, 2014

7 Secrets to Successful Email Marketing

When it comes to marketing your business, email marketing is one of the most effective and underrated channels you can...

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By Abdulhamid / August 25, 2014

Facebook Forbids Like-Gating, But That’s a Good Thing

  Facebook is making it challenging for marketers, but that’s a good thing. Recently Facebook made an announcement that made...

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By Abdulhamid / August 25, 2014

How To Integrate Social Media Into Your Email Marketing Campaigns

 Every email marketing campaign needs social media – and integrating it into your customer database makes it even more effective....

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By Abdulhamid / August 21, 2014

8 Lesser-Known Strategies to Get More Out of LinkedIn

1. Get involved in niche groups There are specific groups available for many micro-niches on LinkedIn. Becoming active and engaged...

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By Abdulhamid / August 21, 2014

Advantages of Using Facebook for Business

Accessible information When you provide important information based on your business, facebook users are able to easily access it. The...

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By Abdulhamid / August 21, 2014

Should Your Business Use Instagram?

The Numbers on Instagram Brand Advertising Instagram recently released an effectiveness analysis of brand advertising campaigns on its website.* Levi’s® reached...

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By Abdulhamid / August 21, 2014

What happens online every 60 seconds [Infographic]

While you're taking a full minute to Google "grumpy cat," Amazon just made $83,000 in sales, 571 new websites were created, and 1.4 million...

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By Abdulhamid / August 20, 2014

Want to Succeed with Facebook Videos?

We've seen a massive increase in Facebook Videos in the News Feed. Since Facebook has recently unveiled new metrics to...

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By Abdulhamid / August 20, 2014

10 Tips for Designing a Web Page That Looks Great and Ranks High

Search engine optimization (SEO), often associated with change and fluidity, continues to mutate at a frenetic pace. The SEO techniques...

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By Abdulhamid / August 20, 2014

Has the Relationship Between Reach and Engagement Changed?

As social media networks evolve and expand, what happens to the priority of marketer's metrics? The advent of social media has reinvented...

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By Abdulhamid / August 20, 2014

Top 10 Facebook Pages In Lebanon

# Page Local Fans Fans 1 Sayfco Holding 432 772 3 300 903 2 Cyrine Abdelnour 383 727 6 307...

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By Abdulhamid / August 20, 2014

Top 10 Twitter Accounts

# Profile Following Followers 1 Elissa (@elissakh) 216 3 789 820 2 Nancy Ajram (@NancyAjram) 70 3 767 164 3...

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By Abdulhamid / August 19, 2014

The World’s Most Valuable Brands

Rank Brand Brand Value ($bil) 1-Yr Value Change (%) Brand Revenue ($bil) Company Advertising ($mil) Industry 1 Apple 104.3 20...

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By Abdulhamid / August 19, 2014

YouTube Ads Leaderboard in MENA – July 2014

If there ever was a time for branded content to take center stage in the region, Ramadan would be it....

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By Abdulhamid / August 19, 2014

SMS Marketing – Advantages and Disadvantages

With almost every person in this country carrying a mobile phone today, SMS Marketing has become an increasingly popular mode...

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By Abdulhamid / August 19, 2014

Trends in mobile advertising in the Middle East

It's no secret that mobile advertising is expected to grow globally in years to come, as smartphone use increases and...

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By Abdulhamid / August 14, 2014

Advantages and Disadvantages of Responsive Web Design

Web design has been around for a while but things are changing now. The problem faced a decade or two...

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By Abdulhamid / August 14, 2014

The Aha Moments – How Entrepreneurs Realized What To Do In Life

It only takes a second, a sudden impulse, to realize that you actually have an idea. This moment usually comes...

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By Abdulhamid / August 14, 2014

Bad Web Site Design and Things Not To Do!

Bad Web Site Design Why are there so many bad web design techniques in use today? Anyone that spends time online...

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By Abdulhamid / August 14, 2014

7 Effective Web Design Principles You Should Know

Effective Web Design Principle #1: Visual Hierarchy Squeaky wheels get the grease and prominent visuals get the attention. Visual hierarchy is one...

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By Abdulhamid / August 12, 2014

17 Must-Read Stats About Web Design

1) 40% of people will abandon a web page if it takes more than three seconds to load. 2) $1.1...

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By Abdulhamid / August 12, 2014

Avoiding 5 Common Mistakes in Your Small Business Web Design

A picture may be worth a thousand words, but a professional Web design could be worth many thousands of dollars...

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By Abdulhamid / August 12, 2014

10 Design Tips for Your Web Site

There’s nothing like a cluttered, clunky Web site to drive away prospective customers. How can you make your site an...

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By Abdulhamid / August 12, 2014

10 benefits of quality web design

We all know that quality web design is a valuable investment, but what are the real benefits of hiring a...

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By Abdulhamid / August 11, 2014

Tips and Tricks to Enhance your Web Design

The first rule of web design is simplicity. You need to make sure your website appears simple yet aesthetic and...

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By Abdulhamid / August 11, 2014

The Puzzle of Home Page Design

Home page design isn’t just about headers, content, and footers. It is about asking the right questions and making sure...

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By Abdulhamid / August 11, 2014

Web Development Will Continue to Evolve in 2014

Throughout 2013, smartphone and tablet iterations altered how programmers and web development companies approached building web applications. In many ways...

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By Abdulhamid / August 11, 2014

10 Web Design Statistics

Improve your website with these statistics. 48% of people cited a website’s design as the number one factor in deciding...

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By Abdulhamid / August 8, 2014

5 SEO common mistakes

1. Failing to Measure With so many free tools available, it’s a stupid mistake to fail to measure the effectiveness...

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By Abdulhamid / August 8, 2014

Negative SEO: How to Know if You’ve Been a Victim

Good SEO vs. Negative SEO There’s good SEO and then there’s bad SEO. Just as good chemistry can be used for...

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By Abdulhamid / August 8, 2014

5 tips for getting your content on Google’s In-Depth Articles search result

What is the In-Depth Articles feature? According to Google, in-depth articles are an answer for when Googlers are looking for...

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By Abdulhamid / August 8, 2014

What are the best strategies for boosting your website’s traffic? [Infographic]

Regardless of your content type, business model, or target market, every website's main goal is to increase the number of...

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By Abdulhamid / August 7, 2014

SEO 101 for Startups

On-Page SEO On-page SEO refers to the strategic placement of specific terms on various pages of a website to enhance...

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By Abdulhamid / August 7, 2014

Arabic SEO: Content Optimization

There are three building blocks for every SEO Campaign that can be summarized as follows: Content. eliminating duplicates, using internal linking,...

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By Abdulhamid / August 7, 2014

See What Your Website is Doing on the Search Engine

Marketing has always remained an invaluable part of any business and no business can think of surviving without constant efforts...

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By Abdulhamid / August 7, 2014

Social Engagement Optimization, the New SEO?

Search Engine Optimization has been the best practice to rank high in Google and other top search engines but with...

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By Abdulhamid / August 6, 2014

The Future of SEO Is Here: Reconsider Your Current Strategy

Here goes the future of SEO What’s the future? Should I reconsider my current strategy? You should. Reconsidering your current...

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By Abdulhamid / August 6, 2014

SEO Tricks

 Proper Hosting and Domain Always taking hosting from best hosting site(bluehost,hostgator). So that nothing to disturb on the server 24×7...

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By Abdulhamid / August 6, 2014

10 SEO statistics you need to know

93% of online experiences begin with a Search Engine.  [Via Search Engine Journal] The top listing in Google’s organic search results receives 33% of...

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By Abdulhamid / August 6, 2014

8 AMAZING FACTS AND STATISTICS ABOUT SEMANTIC SEO (INFOGRAPHIC)

The search engine as we know it is radically changing. From a technical point of view, it is evolving from...

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By Abdulhamid / August 5, 2014

The Middle East’s most-searched terms of 2013, from Google Zeitgeist

Google's team also broke down popular search terms by region, and then by select country, allowing us to draw some...

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By Abdulhamid / August 5, 2014

How Internet Users Behave on Social Media [Infographic]

Did you know that 70% of internet users don't use Facebook Search, and 50% don't care about images in search...

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By Abdulhamid / August 5, 2014

What are users in the Arab world watching on YouTube?

YouTube’s potential for regional startups is clear: Saudi Arabia alone accounts for 190 million YouTube views a day, and other...

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By Abdulhamid / August 5, 2014

“Is SEO Dead?” NOOOOOOO!

SEO isn't chicanery. Not sure we need to go any further than this. SEO is also an industry full of...

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By Abdulhamid / August 4, 2014

How does Search Engine Optimization work?

Search Engine Optimization is a concept that has been widely accepted by each and every individual related to the world...

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By Abdulhamid / August 4, 2014

5 SEO Tips to Improve Your Search Engine Rankings

Every website developer and designer would love to have their website rank higher in search results on search engines such...

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By Abdulhamid / August 4, 2014

How to Track Popular Keywords: What Every Startup Should Know

When building a web-based startup, it's essential to master the art of luring users to your site, and the first...

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By Abdulhamid / August 4, 2014

Google vs. Facebook: How do they compare?

Although Facebook and Google are wildly different companies, it's easy to think of the two as comparable when it comes...

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By Abdulhamid / August 4, 2014

9 Platforms that Enable Your Search in the Arab Region

Arabic content is often not well indexed on the web, and suffers from poor rankings on Google and other standard...

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By Abdulhamid / August 1, 2014

E-commerce will account for 8% of Saudi economy by 2015 [Infographic]

Here are a few interesting facts to pull out: The e-commerce market share in Saudi will hit $13.3 billion USD...

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By Abdulhamid / August 1, 2014

How the Arab world uses Facebook and Twitter during Ramadan [Infographic]

During Ramadan, netizens tend to spend more time surfing the web, especially on social media channels. Engagement with regional brands...

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By Abdulhamid / August 1, 2014

How Social Media is Affecting the Arab World

Social media is a force for empowering entrepreneurs, say 86% of those polled in a study by the Dubai School...

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By Abdulhamid / August 1, 2014

What are the 5 most valuable brands in the Arab world?

In the Arab world, the strongest brands seem to be those with a government backing. Of the top 50 brands,...

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By Abdulhamid / July 31, 2014

Here’s What Happens When You Type ‘Why Am’ into Google in Lebanon

Do you know what happens when you live in Lebanon and you type the words "why am" into Google? efore...

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By Abdulhamid / July 31, 2014

9 tips to fight a drop in Facebook engagement

Yesterday, we published the first of a two-part series on how – and why – small businesses are struggling for traction on Facebook. Here,...

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By Abdulhamid / July 31, 2014

Why is Facebook engagement dropping 40% every year?

It’s been a tough year for businesses on Facebook – especially small businesses. Reaching customers has never been more difficult,...

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By Abdulhamid / July 31, 2014

4 tips for successful digital marketing from Dubai’s STEP conference

STEP founder, Ray Dargham, doesn’t believe the topic was selected randomly. “Everyone is confused nowadays and trying to determine the...

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By Abdulhamid / July 31, 2014

What role should social media play in classrooms in the Middle East?

Facebook, Twitter, and Google have become indispensible tools in our professional as well as social lives; this is fast becoming...

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By Abdulhamid / July 30, 2014

How Fortune 500 Companies Use Instagram to Build Their Brands

Is your company on Instagram yet? If so, it joins the 123 Fortune 500s that have added Instagram to their...

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By Abdulhamid / July 30, 2014

5 Social Media Tactics to Increase ROI

Here's the social depth formula broken down into five, easy tips. 1. Engage User-generated content, blog posts, videos, tweets and...

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By Abdulhamid / July 30, 2014

6 Social Media Trends You Need to Know Now

1. Blogging Becomes More Micro Just when you thought blogging couldn't get any more micro than Twitter, it does. Jill...

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By Abdulhamid / July 30, 2014

How to use Hashtags on Facebook

Takeaway: too many hashtags lowers engagement. Posts with 1 or 2 hashtags averaged 593 interactions Posts with 3 to 5...

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By Abdulhamid / July 29, 2014

Introducing Save on Facebook

Every day, people find all sorts of interesting items on Facebook that they don’t have time to explore right away....

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By Abdulhamid / July 29, 2014

Make Your Marketing Message Stand Out on Social Media

Here are some guidelines about how to use social media marketing to your advantage: Be attractive and welcoming. Imagine your social...

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By Abdulhamid / July 29, 2014

How to Handle Social-Media Criticism

It's all about give and take. Respect people's time and don't ask to pick their brains.  It's not just a hobby,...

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By Abdulhamid / July 29, 2014

How to Correct 3 Major Social-Media Blunders

1. Focusing too much on yourself and not thinking about what is helpful to your audience. I Re-tweet, engage, and...

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By Abdulhamid / July 29, 2014

Which brand won #WorldCup2014 on social media?

The sheer volume of World Cup tweets that flowed like tears on a Brazilian babe on Black Tuesday has given...

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By Abdulhamid / July 25, 2014

3 Things You Didn’t Know You Agreed to on Facebook

1. Facebook has permission to use your photos and videos for whatever it wants. Have you ever wanted to see...

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By Abdulhamid / July 25, 2014

3 reasons why email marketing still works

1. Effectiveness This may seem counter-intuitive when people think of the sheer number of emails they’ve deleted without opening, but...

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By Abdulhamid / July 25, 2014

5 deadly mistakes in email marketing

There are some things an email marketer can do that while they won’t kill you, they will make you dead...

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By Abdulhamid / July 25, 2014

Email Marketing Was Preferred By 77% Of Marketers

Email Marketing More Effective Than Social Media Marketing According to a study by ActOn, which surveyed 19,464 marketers from North...

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By Abdulhamid / July 24, 2014

Consumers prefer to reach brands via email

Ninety-eight percent of customers have purchased an item as a result of email marketing, a survey says. You might want...

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By Abdulhamid / July 24, 2014

15 Statistics that Prove Email Marketing is (Still) Not Dead in 2014

Here are some statistics and studies that agree with my feelings about the future of email marketing: 1. As of...

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By Abdulhamid / July 24, 2014

Tactical Tips for Improving Your Email Marketing

As discussed, it's one thing to get consumers to open your emails; it's another entirely to keep the audience engaged....

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By Abdulhamid / July 23, 2014

Email Marketing dominates the Middle East

Notably, the survey results show that digital growth in 2013 is slightly higher than for marketing overall. Companies who are increasing...

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By Abdulhamid / July 23, 2014

How Mobile Readers Interact With Marketing Emails

Mobile devices are now the most popular platform for interacting with marketing emails, but it's becoming increasingly difficult to turn...

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By Abdulhamid / July 23, 2014

The Benefits of Email Marketing and Communication

The Benefits of Email Marketing and Communication Email marketing is one of today’s more efficient and accessible ways of advertising....

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By Abdulhamid / July 23, 2014

10 Email Best-Practices [Infographic]

By Abdulhamid / July 23, 2014

5 Email Marketing Statistics that will Blow your Mind

Here are 5 statistics on email marketing that can blow your mind and enable you to improve your own email...

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By Abdulhamid / July 22, 2014

Future of Email Marketing

Email Marketing is an extremely cost-effective marketing tool and when used properly, can catapult your sales to exponentially. MEWS will...

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By Abdulhamid / July 22, 2014

Organic vs Manufactured SEO in the Middle East

MEWS specializes in achieving high rankings for our clients on the internet’s major Search engines. We develop and focus on...

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By Abdulhamid / July 22, 2014

What Facebook ‘Likes’ brands ‘Dislike’

Businesses have been deploying social media as part of their marketing mix over the past few years and spent millions,...

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By Abdulhamid / July 22, 2014

5 Reasons to Try SMS Marketing

1. It's opt-in SMS marketing relies on consumers to opt in. That means your target audience must first sign up to...

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By Abdulhamid / July 22, 2014

Why is website design so important?

If you can find what you’re looking for quickly and easily, it means the website has been designed well, with...

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By Abdulhamid / July 4, 2014

GCC digital media focuses too much on marketing

Digital media is being used as a marketing tool in the GCC, rather than as a medium to disseminate information,...

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By Abdulhamid / July 1, 2014

The 2014 Facebook Feed Survival Guide

It’s been a tough year for businesses on Facebook – especially small businesses. Reaching customers has never been more difficult,...

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By Abdulhamid / June 30, 2014

Facebook Responds to Negative Reactions to Its Experiment on Users

The furor surrounding Facebook's decision to conduct an experiment that secretly manipulated the News Feed of some users to study...

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By Abdulhamid / June 30, 2014

Why and when should your startup outsource offshore?

Despite the controversy, offshore outsourcing is attracting more attention than ever from companies worldwide looking to streamline. It offers all...

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By Abdulhamid / June 27, 2014

Two young Saudis launch free e-magazine to foster entrepreneurship

Novice entrepreneurs can be reluctant to launching their own businesses due to lack of knowledge in the field of entrepreneurship....

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By Abdulhamid / June 27, 2014

Facebook News Feed Update Sets the Stage for Video Ads

Facebook is trying to figure out which of its 1.3 billion active users like videos, and which don't bother watching....

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By Abdulhamid / June 26, 2014

Deadly Mistake While Asking To Fund Your Startup

There seems to be a pattern brewing in MENA when it comes to raising an angel round. Instead of seeing...

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By Abdulhamid / June 26, 2014

Why your startup needs a great mentor, and how to land one

At age 26, Hind Hobeika is the founder of the Arab World's hottest hardware startup, Instabeat, and has been successfully driving it...

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By Abdulhamid / June 26, 2014

Saudi Arabia plans $270m venture fund for startups

JEDDAH – Saudi Arabia’s government and one of the country’s biggest banks plan to start a venture capital fund of...

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By Abdulhamid / June 13, 2014

Email Marketing isn’t dead, Statistics 2014

56% of business companies are planning to increase their email marketing use in 2014! Why choose MEWS for Email Marketing...

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By Abdulhamid / June 10, 2014

Email marketing strategy in Lebanon and MENA

Our Strategic Services are based on the learning of over 15 years of combined experience working with clients of all...

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By Abdulhamid / February 20, 2014

Is WhatsApp worth $16 Billion?

Facebook has entered into an agreement to acquire WhatsApp, the popular messaging app, for $16 billion in cash and stock,...

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By Abdulhamid / November 26, 2013

2013 Email Marketing Trends [Infographic]

Email marketing has grown to be one of the most valued resources for marketers. Email campaigns help keep your brand...

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By Abdulhamid / November 9, 2013

Middle East Web Solutions: a Pioneer Gone Regional !

Middle East Web Solutions (MEWS) is a full service web development Internet marketing company and technology integrator founded in 2003...

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By Abdulhamid / September 25, 2013

mediaME to publish Who’s Who in Lebanon’s Advertising and Media 2014

mediaME.com, the Middle East's leading portal for advertising and media professionals, is publishing the Lebanon’s edition of Who’s Who in...

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By Abdulhamid / September 24, 2013

Why choose MEWS for Email Marketing in Lebanon and the Middle East?

Keep in touch with your best customers, encourage brand loyalty and boost sales with powerful organic email marketing from MEWS...

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By Abdulhamid / January 9, 2013

Windows Live Messenger will officially retire this March

Windows Live Messenger will officially retire this March, Microsoft announced Tuesday in a mass email to the chat service's users....

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By Abdulhamid / December 28, 2012

Facebook: A new way to chat with friends.

Poke is a new  standalone mobile application released by facebook, which gives Facebook users a new way to chat with...

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By Abdulhamid / December 28, 2012

Middle East And North Africa on Facebook at the end 2012.

The Middle East and North Africa are quickly becoming key sectors in the Facebook population. Since the beginning of 2012,...

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By Abdulhamid / December 18, 2012

People of Leb – Lebanese People Directory

People of Leb (iPhone application) is a new Lebanese Directory that allows you to easily discover exclusive information about Lebanese...

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By Abdulhamid / December 6, 2012

21 Zynga Games Will No Longer Be Played On Facebook Including “FarmVille”& “ChefVille”

Update on December 5, 2012: according to the legal amendment between Facebook and Zynga, it seems that effective March 31,2012 Zynga games will...

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By Abdulhamid / December 6, 2012

Socialbakers releases Facebook-MENA infographic

Social media statistics and analytics experts Socialbakers have released a new infographic featuring the latest Facebook stats from the MENA...

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By Abdulhamid / November 13, 2012

Will Fans Find All Your Updates In The New Pages Feed?

Facebook is testing these 5 new features, will they make you more visible to your fans? Facebook has been criticized...

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By Abdulhamid / October 23, 2012

Best Times to Send Email for Opens and Click-Throughs [Infographic]

To find out what times during the day are best for email opens and click-throughs, email marketing software provider GetResponse...

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By Abdulhamid / October 15, 2012

How to Use Your Personal Facebook Profile as a Marketing Tool

Before I launch into this topic let me be clear: Facebook profiles should never be used for business/marketing but that...

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By Abdulhamid / October 15, 2012

Anatomy of a High Converting Landing Page

You want to increase sales and you know you can do this through landing page optimization, but it’s easy to...

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By Abdulhamid / October 14, 2012

LIVE: Free Fall from Edge of Space

By Abdulhamid / October 14, 2012

That’s what we name social media

Around 200,000 likes in 10 minutes!, That's what we name social media.

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By Abdulhamid / October 14, 2012

Eutelsat orders new satellite to enhance MENA operations

Satellite operator Eutelsat has ordered a new satellite from Thales Alenia Space to enhance its operations in the Middle East...

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By Abdulhamid / October 14, 2012

Study finds Internet has become more of advertising utility than advertising medium

A new report from Borrell Associates concludes that the Internet has become more of an advertising utility than an ad...

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By Abdulhamid / July 23, 2012

Is your social media strategy working?

Social media measurement, math, and other things PR pros are afraid of Social media is not a phase, and the...

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By Abdulhamid / July 11, 2012

Facebook Marketing Strategies

By Abdulhamid / July 11, 2012

Social Media Optimization

What is Social Media Optimization? An effective web marketing plan is not simply signing up for several social sites and...

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By Abdulhamid / July 9, 2012

{pricing} 46 random tips to help you price your stuff

What is your right Price? pricing. seriously, i think this is one of the most challenging parts of building your...

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By Abdulhamid / June 10, 2012

Generate More Leads with B2B Social Media [Infographic]

Our friends at Inside View created this awesome infographic that gathers together many statistics, ideas and examples about using social...

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By Abdulhamid / June 10, 2012

Find out which platforms are right for targeting your demographic

Twitter, where we write about most here, is not the only social media channel that is used for (duh!). The...

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By Abdulhamid / June 10, 2012

Infographic: Euro 2012 Championship In Social Media

Source http://www.infographicsarchive.com/

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By Abdulhamid / June 10, 2012

Do You Know SEO? [INFOGRAPHIC]

By Abdulhamid / June 5, 2012

Online Advertising spending by Region

Global online advertising spending Source: es.mg40.mail.yahoo.com via Tomas on Pinterest

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By Abdulhamid / June 4, 2012

SEO Audit Checklist in 20-minutes or less

Source: infographiclist.com via Werner on Pinterest

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By Abdulhamid / June 1, 2012

Social Media Companies: A Cheat Sheet [INFOGRAPHIC]

So you’re new to this whole social media thing. Maybe you’re savvy enough to know your Facebook from your Twitter,...

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By Abdulhamid / May 28, 2012

The Internet in 2015

by visually. Browse more Technology infographics.  

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By Abdulhamid / May 25, 2012

The State of social Media 2012

The State of Social Media 2012 by The SEO Company

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By Abdulhamid / May 25, 2012

The ROI of Social Media

Source: mdgadvertising.com via Cheung on Pinterest

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By Abdulhamid / May 25, 2012

[infographics]Creating a Facebook page

Creating a Facebook page Browse more data visualizations.  

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By Abdulhamid / April 4, 2012

29 Ways to Collect Email Addresses for Your Business

There are a ton of ways to get people to sign up for your email marketing offers. I've put together...

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By Abdulhamid / February 24, 2012

iPhone 5 Concept by Ciccarese Design

  The logo is lit in the back. The iPhone 5 might not be arriving any time soon, but that...

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By Abdulhamid / January 26, 2012

Optimizing for Search Engines: By Language or By Country?

When it comes to targeting search engines to reach international markets, we’re going to have to do things a little...

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By Abdulhamid / January 23, 2012

10 Essential YouTube Tips and Tricks

1. Get Social With Connected Sharing Options You can share YouTube content without hooking up your other social networking accounts,...

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By Abdulhamid / January 23, 2012

Why 2012 Is the Year of Mobile Advertising

Mobile advertising is coming of age. In many ways, it has been driven by the sheer force of the consumer’s...

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By Abdulhamid / January 22, 2012

The Evolution of Advertising: From Stone Carving to the Old Spice Guy

In 2011, online advertising has beaten out print and radio as the number two place ad dollars are spent. But...

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By Abdulhamid / December 3, 2011

Become A Social Business

With newspaper circulations down, television commercials easily skipped and social media the number one activity on the web, brands are...

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By Abdulhamid / November 27, 2011

Facebook’s New Analytics Reminds Businesses to Engage Fans

In the past several years, businesses large and small have come to realize the positive impact of engaging their brand-loyal...

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By Abdulhamid / November 26, 2011

SEOnomics: A New Way Of Thinking About SEO For Business

SEOnomics (pronounced ‘see-oh-nomics’) is a term I conceived to meld SEO with economics, but in a style and fashion not...

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By Abdulhamid / November 13, 2011

How I Found My First Big Job

There are at least a few success stories among the masses of unemployed 20-somethings. But those successes are taking a...

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By Abdulhamid / November 12, 2011

Why Social Media works

With mobile and social media booming in the internet, so are the ways and methods for how advertisers can reach...

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By Abdulhamid / October 21, 2011

Five uncool things about iPhone 4S

Apple calls it the most amazing phone yet. Most technology geeks agree that iPhone 4S packs an intelligent software. Already...

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By Abdulhamid / October 20, 2011

Gaddafi Shows Why Google is Failing Its Mission in Search

As you may recall, Google used to have a realtime search feature. When some topic was hot at any given...

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By Abdulhamid / October 14, 2011

How to Build a Social Business

I recently caught up with IBM’s Vice President of Social Business Evangelism, Sandy Carter. Her latest book is called Get...

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By Abdulhamid / October 7, 2011

9 things you didn’t know about the life of Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs leans against his wife, Laurene Powell Jobs (Lea Suzuki/San Francisco Chronicle/Corbis) For all of his years in the...

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By Abdulhamid / October 7, 2011

iPhone 4S: Should You Choose AT&T, Verizon or Sprint?

  The iPhone 4S is available for pre-order in just a few hours, and for the first time it will...

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By Abdulhamid / October 7, 2011

Here’s what digital magazines do gentle Googler

I love Google. A week ago my search stats had me trying to answer the question: “Why do digital magazine...

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By Abdulhamid / October 7, 2011

Apple’s Board of Directors on Steve Jobs

    After a six year struggle, Steve Jobs was taken by his longtime battle with cancer. Apple’s Board of...

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By Abdulhamid / October 7, 2011

Rooftop QR Codes Aim to Infiltrate Google Maps

Here’s a circuitous route to free advertising on Google : An Austin, Texas, firm will install QR codes on rooftops...

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By Abdulhamid / October 7, 2011

‘Syrian pride’ kept Steve Jobs’ estranged father from reaching out

33-year-old web designer Nikola Ivkovic takes a picture with his iPad of an In Memoriam photo of Steve Jobs, who...

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By Abdulhamid / October 7, 2011

The 10 Most Quoted Tweets About Steve Jobs

[View the story "Top 10 most quoted Tweets on Storify about #SteveJobs" on Storify]

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By Abdulhamid / October 5, 2011

The NEW iPhone 5 / iPhone 4S – Coming October 14, 2011

The iPhone 5 / iPhone 4S is COMING in 2011!!! The all new iPhone 5 / iPhone 4S release date...

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By Abdulhamid / October 5, 2011

If Google’s Management Doesn’t Use Google+, Then Why Should You?

One of the most important rules in software is to eat your own dog food. The concept is simple: If...

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By Abdulhamid / September 27, 2011

Facebook Offers Free Ads to Small Businesses

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