Month: January 2014

Empire Avenue : Wall Street or Wall Mart ?

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Don’t lose yourself and don’t get addicted… My first two impressions when thinking about Empire Avenue. Signing up for Empire Avenue was my first Social Media experiment of 2014. Actually my second, I threw away my high-value twitter account to start all over again 🙂 But that’s another story, probably another blog-entry…

 What is Empire Avenue ?

For those amoung you who don’t know Empire Avenue, I’m glad to share the wikipedia definition: Empire Avenue is a stock market simulation social network game that allows users to buy and sell shares of people and websites. It started in February 2010 as an invitation-only closed beta before launching to the public in July 2010.Registration and game play is free.

It is what the definition says it is. A stock-market simulation with a virtual currency; you will earn eaves, you will pay with eaves…

 How can you earn eaves ?

The first way of earning A…

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6 Tips to Boost Mood and Metabolism

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What you eat can have an effect on your mood and metabolism. Discover what you should eat to boost your energy and spirits.

Medically reviewed by Pat F. Bass III, MD, MPH

By making a few simple adjustments to your diet, you can elevate your mood and boost your metabolism. The benefits are potentially huge: Maintaining a good mood will help you stick to a healthy diet, be more productive, and increase your self-esteem.

 

Metabolism is the process your body uses to break down food. “Ensuring your metabolism is working most effectively will help you feel your best and energized to get the most out of life,” explains Nicole Berkowitz, RD, a nutrition consultant in Toronto, Canada.

Here are six simple tips to help you optimize your diet to boost mood and metabolism.

1. Resist Skipping Meals

Skipping or missing a meal can cause…

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New Feature: The Old Switcharoo!

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Screen Shot 2014-01-24 at 12.06.28 PMDo you manage multiple brands on Empire Avenue? Tired of logging out, remembering passwords, not to mention the incessant amount of typing?

Suffer no longer! Empire Avenue has implemented a new system to help you manage all of your accounts called Quick Login!

“Well that all sounds great, but how does it work?

To start simply navigate to your Account Settings by clicking on the gear icon at the top right of the screen. From here you should see an option titled “Manage Quick Login“.

From here you can add Usernames that you wish to log into from the account that you are currently logged in as. Adding a Username will send a request to the to the added Username which must be accepted before the Username in question is added to your Quick Login page. Once added, as shown above, you can access each account with…

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Announcing The People’s Market!

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The launch of the People’s Market brings Empire Avenue one step closer to realizing our original vision. The People’s Market is one way we can help you monetize yourself, your skills and your networks.

The People’s Market closes the loop between social media analysis, social media promotion, advertising and social fun.

Anyone on Empire Avenue can list their creations for sale directly through PayPal, commission free! The price of an item listed in the People’s Market is selected by the seller, and they can choose to sell the item at a USD price or for Vees! Items can be digital prints, physical prints, books, e-books, podcasts, but they could also be your knowledge and your networks: We’ll be allowing consultation services, knowledge transfer and other service type items.

We’ve also enabled the ability for people to hand out Vees as a bonus for purchasing an item, post-purchase! For example you…

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Infographic: The Evolution Of The Marketing Department From “Push” To “Pull”

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Long gone are the days when marketing departments could just “push” whatever they wanted to customers. Consumers are actively seeking out and “pulling” in product information through search engines, social media and other channels.

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How to Avoid “Yo-Yo Marketing” in 2014

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Yo-yo marketing is a common phenomenon in business. It`s keeping many people from realizing marketing success. Here`s how to avoid yo-yo effect in marketing

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8 Simple Steps That Will Give Your WordPress Blog an Efficiency Makeover For 2014

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There are eight super simple things you can do to update your blog to help you work more efficiently and make your blog more effective at bringing in leads and encouraging sharing. And the best part: You don’t need to spend a dime to implement any of the tips. If you have a basic understanding of how to use WordPress and minimal design skills, you are all set.

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