By James Johnson The freelance world has been made, well, a little bit complicated, don’t you think? There is a course, an eBook and a six figure freelance guide from every guru you can think of, all giving their advice on it. And it’s turned Freelance living into a murky water where you never quite…

 
 

By Cindy King Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news. To help you stay up to date with social media, here are some of the news items that caught our attention. What’s New This Week? LinkedIn Introduces LinkedIn Elevate: LinkedIn Elevate is “a new product that helps companies and employees…

 

By Robert Lee Brewer I’m not going to sugar coat it; today’s prompt is a little different. But hey, different can sometimes be good, right? (Crickets.) For today’s prompt, pick 2 vowels and write a poem using words that only contain one or both of those vowels. For instance, write a poem with words that…

 
 
 

By lkolowich@hubspot.com (Lindsay Kolowich) Lead generation is a major component of inbound marketing. It’s an exchange of information: You offer people valuable content, and they offer you valuable information about themselves, like their name, email address, and company. When it comes to meeting your lead generation goals, landing pages are the strongest tools marketers have…

 

By Pamela Wilson You’ve been there, and I have too. It’s that moment of sheer exhaustion when you finally put the finishing touches on that new ebook you’re going to give away, that audio recording you’ll sell, or that video series you’re using to launch your new membership site. You’re done. Finally! Except — and…

 

By ahussain@hubspot.com (Anum Hussain) Let me tell you a quick, cautionary tale about copyright law and using photos and images online. A couple years ago, a popular stock photography vendor claimed copyright infringement on an image we used in one of our ebooks. Embarrassed, I quickly investigated. As it turned out, another internet user had…