While it's true social networks often start with relatively few ads, it's a given that'll change in time. Now Yahoo has acquired Tumblr, and more ads are on the way. Needless to say, not everyone is happy about this.
About 1,500 people are expected to attend Boulder Startup Week, a five-day event aimed at showcasing Boulders startup community, providing networking and education opportunities and allowing for the recruitment of new members to the talent pool.
Jordan Sanders's insight:
#Boulder Startup Week #BSW13 is going to be awesome for networking - so excited to be here!
There are many schools of thought and methodologies defining what inbound marketing should look like. Most of them position content marketing, social media marketing and SEO as the core of inbound marketing. From a 20,000-foot view, this has definite merit. However, with the right technology, enough content, well-developed personae and a good understanding of the brand, inbound marketing strategy can be much more stratified and robust.
Fast Company 9 Ways Facebook Could Monetize Instagram From 4 Startup ExpertsFast CompanyBut its $1 billion acquisition of photo-sharing service Instagram was seen by many as an opportunity to tip the mobile scales in its favor.
A survey of 600 small business owners across the United States indicates that 90% are actively engaged in social networking sites and 74% perceive social networking as valuable — if not more valuable — than networking in-person.When 42% of owners...