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12 Outdated Fashion Trends Coming Back in 2018

12 Outdated Fashion Trends Coming Back in 2018

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Fashion is a huge world that keeps evoking new trends almost every day. Every time you are in front of fashion runways, you will come across the strangest and weirdest trends ever. You will see trends that have never been around before. Most importantly, you tend to find ones that pique your interest and others that you don’t even take a second glance at. Here is the thing about fashion; new trends come out, and old ones come back. You read that right and, anyways, you have probably come across a trend or two that seemed quite familiar. There are a lot of outdated trends in fashion that have come back in 2017 and are making their way through 2018 as well. Some people believe that old fashions won’t be big in the current days; however, there is a lot of interest about the fact of those come
Dead Digital Marketing Trends That Need the XFL Treatment

Dead Digital Marketing Trends That Need the XFL Treatment

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I’m a fan of football. I’m also a fan of ridiculous, over-the-top antics. So, you can imagine my delight when it was announced late in January that the often-polarizing World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) owner, chairman, and CEO Vince McMahon was once again tossing his hat into the ring of professional football – announcing an attempted comeback for the XFL! Some of you may remember McMahon’s first attempt to establish an alternate professional football league in 2001. With aims to combine the best of the NFL with the WWE, the XFL imagined a league with more action, harder hits, fewer penalties, exciting innovations, scantily-clad cheerleaders, big personalities (with player names like “Deathblow” and “He Hate Me” printed on the back of jer...
11 Marketing Trends to Commit to in 2018

11 Marketing Trends to Commit to in 2018

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We saw a lot of creative marketing trends in 2017. From growing popularity of podcasts to more brands jumping on Instagram, it was a good year for marketers. With that being said, what can we expect in 2018? While the year has started, we’ve already seen some emerging trends that show a lot of promise. You’ve probably read plenty of articles on upcoming trends for marketers, but how do you know which ones you should actually pay attention to? Don’t worry, we’ve done the heavy lifting for you. Here are 11 marketing trends that will flourish in 2018: 1. Native Storytelling For a long time, social media was treated as a distribution channel. Marketers looked at Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest as platforms to curate content and funnel traffic back to their website. And...
6 Social Media Trends That Will Take Over 2018

6 Social Media Trends That Will Take Over 2018

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There were no shortage of changes to the social media industry last year, which included several new features, consumer preferences and brand opportunities. Looking toward 2018, social media trends will continue to evolve and surprise us. While it’s impossible to predict how the social media marketing landscape will change over the course of a year, we were certain about a few trends last year. For example, artificial intelligence lenses became a smash hit with Instagram Stories. And we saw the beginning of Instagram Shopping, which allows users to make more instant purchases. Sprout Social even prepared itself for one of last year trends of chatbots on social by releasing both Facebook and Twitter Chatbots. But after such a jam-packed year, what can we look forward to in 2018? That...
Creative Trends Predictions

Creative Trends Predictions

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2017 creative trends will show a contrast between old and new, technology and nature according to the latest creative trends report from Shutterstock. The post Creative Trends Predictions appeared first on Small Business Blog | Business Know-How®.
10 Outdated Wedding Trends to Avoid in 2018

10 Outdated Wedding Trends to Avoid in 2018

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So, you have met your “happily ever after”; it is probably time for you two to tie the knot and start your own fairytale. Not many can turn life into a fairytale, and we sincerely hope you to be among the few. Things get exciting yet a bit exhausting, for, honestly, planning your wedding can add too much stress. It is a very personal experience that you want it to go smoothly. Brides and grooms love to have a wedding that reveals a lot about who they are and what they love. Celebrating your relationship is a special feeling, so you need to take the right measurements to ensure a great design. During the past years, some particular trends have shown up and became very popular among the choices of the newlyweds. However, these trends have been much overused, and people quickly gr
2018 Social Media Trends Report: 10 Key Insights Into the Present and Future of Social Media

2018 Social Media Trends Report: 10 Key Insights Into the Present and Future of Social Media

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Social media is changing at a rapid pace. For example, the content format Stories was introduced on several major social media platforms slightly more than a year ago. Now, it’s one of the most popular content individuals are posting. More than 300 million people are sharing stories on Instagram and WhatsApp separately every day, and 70 million people were posting daily to Messenger Day just six months after its launch10TechCrunch, 2017a; TechCrunch, 2017b. Due to its popularity, many businesses are now posting stories regularly, too. To succeed on social media, it’s essential to stay ahead of the curve and understand the latest social media trends. Together with our State of Social 2018 report, we put together a comprehensive social media trends report. In this report, youR...
The Home Trends to Watch in 2018

The Home Trends to Watch in 2018

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Now that you’ve survived that juice cleanse and started doing yoga again, your body and mind are feeling refreshed for 2018. But what have you done for your home this year? I asked home styling and staging expert Sarah Brady of The Platform Experiment what changes she makes to start the year, and she said “without fail, we purge and simplify. Having a clean dining table with minimal styling always makes a space feel light and fresh.” After our interview I immediately cleared off my dining table – and Sarah was right! Before opening The Platform Experiment, she worked in trend forecasting for over 10 years, so I had to ask which trends she’s most excited for in 2018 – and what she’s ready to say goodbye to. What home trends are you excited to see i...