Personal Finances and Investing
- Investing in shares HURT badly – Subramoney – Explains the churning one must go through to be an equity investor. The pain one encounters in holding off and selling equities. Remember in equities no pain means no gain.
- Women wake up! – Subramoney – Article focuses on what all needs to be done by other half of personal finances. This covers the basic ground of what needs to be taken care by men as well as women when planning for their finances (PS: Its applicable for both.).
- What You Need to Succeed in Investing (Hint: It’s Not Genius Brain) – Safal Niveshak – A discussion kind of setup to explain basics of investing. Explains why investing is a marathon not a sprint.
- Why do Hindus prefer birth anniversaries to death anniversaries? – Devdutt Pattanaik – It tells about religious underpinnings why birth matter more than death. the memory of death inhibits progress, and idea of moving on, hence death is considered as inauspicious. The auspicious direction is the east (purva) from where the sun rises. The auspicious orientation is the north (uttar) where stands the still and permanent Pole Star.
Analytics, Social Media, Marketing
- 5 of the Best Instagram Tools for E-Commerce – Search Engine Journal – tools for managing the advertising activities on instagram.
- These Are the Best Ways I’ve Discovered to Get More Facebook Followers Free – Quick Sprout – Some tips by neil patel on how to market on facebook and leverage the platform for driving engagement.
- Toward dumber – Seth Godin – Explains why making things dumber for more reach leads to bottom ward spiral. By making things for more engagement and conversion it creates upward spiral but journey is painful for both users as well as creators.
- The Three Best Restaurant Tips for Customer Retention – Gary Vaynerchuck – Though it focuses on Marketing for a restaurant its applicable for other enterprises too. It explains how reach plays out in real world.
- Are You Making These Blunders When Optimizing Your Website? – John Chow – A guest post on getting basic SEO of website right to boost its indexability.
- 3 Tips to Recreate Your Website and Drive Traffic to Your Corner of Success – Kikolani – Tips for owners of static sites for increasing indexability of their content.