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Should You Even Bother With Bots? An Expert Weighs In [Video]
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  If you’re a human with internet access in 2017, you’ve probably talked to a bot recently — even if you weren’t fully aware of it. With over five billion monthly active users on messaging platforms like Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp, the current tech landscape is set for a veritable explosion of chatbots and AI-based […]

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Which Blogging Tips Get Results? [New Survey Data]
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When it comes to business blogging, how much time do people put into creating posts? How long are their articles? What goes into them? How often do they publish new content? How do they promote their posts? Do they measure the results? The answers to any and all of the questions deliver interesting insights on […]

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The 27 Best Instagram Accounts for Design Inspiration
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Instagram has become a finely curated destination for gorgeous photos, videos, and visual content that all clamor for the best Likes and comments. It’s as if the urge to visit a modern art museum can now be satisfied from the comfort of our own homes — or bus seats, or lunch breaks. That is, if […]

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The 6-Step Brand Build to Grow Your Business on a Budget
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In marketing, it seems like the word “brand” is used a lot — the leading brand, off-brand, personal brand … you get the picture.  But there’s often confusion around its meaning in business. What does it entail? Do I need to hire an expert? Branding is expensive, right? To that very last point, it doesn’t have to be. […]

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17 Data Visualization Resources You Should Bookmark
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Whether you’re writing a blog post, putting together a presentation, or working on a full-length report, using data in your content marketing strategy is a must. Using data helps enhance your arguments by making your writing more compelling. It gives your readers context. And, it helps provide support for your claims. That said, if you’re […]

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Yesterday's Apple Event Was as Bananas as We Expected
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When it comes to product-centric events and announcements, advance leaks and rumors are nothing new for Apple. But something about this round was different. The pre-emptive reveals came with more detail, more clamor, and — at least for us — more excitement. “This,” we thought, “is going to be completely bonkers.” For the most part, […]

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How to Structure Your Editorial Calendar in the Age of the Topic Cluster Content Model
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Here on the HubSpot blog, we’ve been writing content for a long time — more than 10 years. And for much of that time, our strategy for determining our editorial calendar has stayed the same: We’ve identified keywords we want to rank for in search, written a blog post about it, and moved onto the […]

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7 Social Media Fails to Avoid in 2017
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Chances are you’ve witnessed a social media fail sometime in the past year. It usually results from a sense of urgency, or a miscommunication that ignores common sense, all for the sake of gaining attention. It’s true: Follow just a bit of poorly-advised posting on social media, and you, too, can create your very own […]

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