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How to write great headlines in 55 characters or less This approximates the length of a 55 character headline. (minus the period) That’s how much space you have to tell part of a story intriguing enough to convince a reader to open your email, read your press release, or tap on a story on their mobile phone. How do you cram that much goodness into so small a space? Start with the 4U rule recommended by the American Writers and Artists Association:
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Defining A Growth Hacker: Debunking The 6 Most Common Myths About Growth Hacking In this series titled “Defining a growth hacker,” I explore the meaning and practical application of growth hacking through a number of interviews with prominent growth hackers. This is the fifth and final post in the series. The previous posts are as follows: common characteristics among growth hackers here, growth hacking’s impact on marketing here and product here, and how to build a growth into a team here. With any buzz, popular sentiment can become detached from reality.
20 Changes Facebook Made In 2012 That Impacted Marketers by Ryan Cohn on Jan 08, 2013 Facebook was all about refinement in 2012. Faced with the question of how to provide high quality, personalized experiences to a growing number of active users, the social network reworked a variety of its products and systems for increased efficiency, revenue and a stronger image. Facebook Growth in 2012
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