Category Archives: Technology

Social Media Marketing

Social media sites have been offering advertising programs for a while now. Sites like Facebook and LinkedIn provide business owners with the means to promote and reach targeted audiences on their sites. The programs are becoming quite popular because of the results they’re able to deliver. Additionally, it’s a new way to reach your audience and may help you extend your advertising strategy beyond Google. The advertising costs can also be controlled and managed nicely, therefore even the Fortune 500 companies are spending millions of dollars on social media marketing.

Why Social Media Marketing Works? In addition to the fact that millions of people access their Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr accounts on a daily basis, they are also accessing the sites on their mobile phone. That means that as an advertiser on one or more of these sites, you are getting in front of your audience on a fairly consistent basis. Continue reading

Twitter Marketing

Twitter is one of the fastest growing Social Media networks, and it is used actively by students, professionals, business leaders, social leaders, politicians, etc across the world. By their very design, there are very few big players in the social media space. Twitter appears to be one of the sites that continues to grow in popularity. In fact, according to research complied by Brickfish, as of October 2013 there are 231.7 million active users on Twitter worldwide and 100 million of them log into Twitter daily. So what is Twitter and why is it still growing when many of the other social sites are facing challenges? Continue reading

The Basics of Online Marketing

Want to grow your offline business, start a business, or market your services? Online marketing is the way to go. It helps you reach a broader audience, sell, connect, and much more. While internet marketing may seem complicated, once you understand the fundamentals you can build on that knowledge as your needs grow and change. Let’s take a look at the basics of online marketing.

Your Website
The foundation for your business online is a website. You must have an online presence to succeed on the internet. It only makes sense. Now your “website” can take several different forms. It can be a blog, a brochure site, or even a storefront. The type of website you build depends largely on your business model. Continue reading

Directory

light-bulb-featuredWe are happy to feature the following organizations/ventures/companies in our business directory. Unlike most business directories out there, we have made the effort to personally interact with and verify each of the following entities, and hence we know that there are reliable and capable people behind them, and we are happy to reference them.

Energy

Financial Services

Healthcare

Agriculture & Farming

Software Solutions & Information Technology

 

Jobs: Quantitative Research Analyst – High Frequency Trading Firm

Job description: There is a job opportunity as a Quantitative Research Analyst in Chicago. The client is a leading global proprietary trading firm specializing in market-making and high-frequency trading and has been established for over 9 years with a number of international offices. The role will see the successful individual collaborating with the firm’s senior quants and trading teams to develop, test and implement strategies. Continue reading