Adel de Meyer - Social Media, Digital and Tech Blog

2
Feb

The Real Reasons People Fail Online and How to Avoid the Same Mistakes

Every day, hundreds of people attempt to start an online business, yet most of them never find the success they hope to achieve. It's not because it's impossible; many entrepreneurs have built successful online businesses. Here's a look at the top five reasons so many fail.

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20
Jan

How to Craft Your Marketing Message in a Way That Almost Forces Them to Buy

Throughout history, many great products and services have been created, but many of them fade away before gaining any traction. People are often left scratching their heads when this happens, but in most cases, the problem is poor marketing. No matter how good your product or service might be, you won't get far without a proper marketing plan that grabs attention and compels people to buy.

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6
Jan

9 Ways to Validate Your Startup Ideas (Infographic)

Who wouldn’t want to make money out of some amazing idea that suddenly appeared while you were daydreaming? Most people would love to see their out-of-nowhere idea become reality and make money. But there are a few things that should be covered first before getting too excited about the new venture you might want to tackle. Read more

21
Dec

Digital Detox: Why People are Disconnecting and How Businesses Can Respond

People are falling out of love with their smartphones and social media profiles in record numbers, or so recent research suggests. In the UK, a survey of 2,500 people found that 34 percent of internet users now make a point of spending long periods of time away from the screen, while 59 percent reported feeling "addicted" to their devices. In America, digital detox retreats are becoming common across the country and are capitalizing on the widespread desire to disconnect.

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22
Nov

How to Block News Feed Posts on Facebook including Fake News Sites

There has been a lot of talk about Facebook news stories this election cycle, and some pundits have even blamed the social media giant for spreading misleading and outright false information on both sides of the aisle. Now that the election is over, many Facebook users are looking for a way to unplug, decompress and get back to life as usual.

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