Productivity

Your Ultimate Guide To Increase Motivation

Motivation is a universal problem which affects everyone. Multiple factors including emotion, health, mindset, and patience will determine how motivated you are to achieve any goal. It takes an incredible amount of motivation to achieve success and many watch on the sideline wondering where it comes from.

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Marketing, Social Media

#HashitOut: Your Complete Guide to Utilizing Twitter Hashtags

Whether you know why they are there or not, it’s pretty safe to say we all see a #hashtag or a two on a daily basis. They’ve spread from their native Twitter to almost every other social sharing platform in just a few short years. But what do they really do? Even though all hashtags come in the same format, the purpose and function on each network is actually quite different.

In this post, we are going to expand on our original post and give you a complete guide to utilizing twitter hashtags. So get ready for more engagement, more exposure and better yet, more followers and customers for your brand in a few easy steps.

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Business, Marketing, Social Media

50 Shocking Social Media Statistics You Need to See To Believe

Social media is essential for every small business.

Just think about it for a minute.

There are an estimated 1.59 billion people on Facebook per month, 1.85 million people active on Twitter on any given day and 100 million users on Pinterest.

If you want to find new customers of any kind, chances are they will be on social media. Heck, even farmers in Kuwait use Instagram to sell their sheep. Want to know a few more unusual and shocking social media statistics? Read on!

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Apps, Instagram, Social Media

Managing Multiple Instagram Accounts On The Official App Is Finally A Thing

It has finally happened. Instagram has heard our prayers and the time has come where we no longer have to login and out of our different Instagram accounts like cave people. Okay, that might be a bit dramatic but I’m not exaggerating when I say having the option for managing multiple Instagram accounts is one of the most exciting social media updates I’ve seen in quite some time (the one before this was discovering CoSchedule).

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Business, Company, Entrepreneur

6 Interesting Facts About Body Language And Business

Body language. It can tell people a lot about you, like whether you’re shy, confident, interested or aggressive before you even open your mouth. You can imagine how much  body language comes into play in the field of business now can’t you? We were curious about what clues we were giving away to fellow employees, clients and bosses, so we did a little digging to let you know what your body language says about you. From the most obvious things like standing with your arms crossed, to the smallest facial movements, we’ve got the top 6 most interesting facts about body language and business.

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Apps, Hacks, Productivity

These 11 Google Chrome Extensions Will Change The Way You Internet

While we’re on a roll with the whole Google Chrome thing, today we’re going to share our all time favourite extensions to make your Chrome run faster, easier and more effectively. There are hundreds of apps available in the Google Web Store and it can be hard to weed out the winners from the vast sea of plugins. We did the hard work for you and are sharing the tried and true extensions we use everyday at Data Nerds HQ. We wold love to hear your favourite extensions as well so let us know what they are in the comments below! We could probably squeeze one or two more into our bar before it gets overloaded. 😉

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Hacks, Productivity

8 Google Chrome Hacks You Need To Be Using

Did you know that as of March 2015, Chrome is the #1 browser used throughout the US? That means about one third of our readers (34.7% to be exact) choose Chrome as their main may to access the internet. Here at Data Nerds HQ, we couldn’t agree more that Chrome is the best when it comes to browsing the web easily and effectively and our goal by the end of this 2 part post is to get the rest of you right on board with us!

Many of you are probably wondering, “Well, what’s the difference between Safari, Internet Explorer and Chrome? Don’t they all just let you access the internet?”, well essentially, yes but it’s how they let you access (and experience) the internet that makes all the difference!

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Apps, Social Media

7 Free Tools To Boost Your Social Media Mojo

There are a ton of great apps out there that are going to make your job as a Social Media Manager easier, but this week we wanted to focus on the best kinds of apps – FREE apps! You’ll be surprised how many awesome (and completely free) resources we’ve found for everyone from new bloggers to marketing professionals. These apps do everything from up engagement, boost your following and increase your brand’s overall presence on all social media platforms.

We won’t leave you hanging any longer! Read more to see our top 10 Free Apps that are going to take your social media game to the next level!

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Fitness, Hacks, Health and Wellness, Nutrition, Uncategorized

6 Willpower Hacks That Will Help Keep Your Fitness Resolutions

So you’ve set out to be an extraordinary achiever this year. You’re visualizing success in various areas of your life and that is the first step to combat (and ultimately knock out) your goals. Congratulations on taking the first step to a new you! One of the best ways to ensure you continue to achieve your goals month after month is to start now, put in a lot of hard work and dedicate yourself (you can thank Money Mayweather for this). It’s normal to have feelings of procrastination creep up on you and deteriorate your willpower, but with these 6 simple hacks, you’re going to be well on your way to a happier and healthier 2016! (more…)

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Apps, Email, Hacks, Productivity

20 New Google Calendar Hacks For The New Year

Who doesn’t need a few new hacks to get off on the right foot this new year? Since our Gmail Optimization post was such a success and so many of you loved the tips we uncovered, we’ve decided to keep up with this series. So today we have 20 new Google Calendar Hacks to share with you for the new year!

One of the best parts about this Google series is that you can use a lot the tricks together to get an even bigger productivity boost. For example, the first item on this list will teach you how to use your Gmail as an appointment book which will sync seamlessly with your Google Calendar. So get ready to be super organized, productive and always on the ball this year – and maybe even keep one of your New Years resolutions!

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