79 startups operate with a .com domain name. The .com is the gold standard for reliability and highlights the brand’s credibility. It is the largest top-level domain with over 130 million .com names registered, making it the natural choice of internet users.
Domain names are strategic assets and the best ones are often times not easy to obtain, especially for startups. Whether to invest in such a name or go with alternatives is a question many entrepreneurs ask themselves, and one that I get often. Our team at SmartBranding has now spent coming up to 2 years […]
Today our guest is Glenn Gardone. Glenn is a growth strategist with a proven track record of delivering immediate results. He has worked with multinational Fortune 100 brands, including some of the world’s largest direct store delivery (DSD) and consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies. Presently Glenn has the job everyone dreams of – he is leading a guilt-free chocolate brand.
Publishing (formerly PublishingLife) was founded by twins Christian and Rasmus Mikkelsen. The young entrepreneurs were famous for successfully publishing books on Amazon, leading to the establishment of the Audiobook Impact Academy in 2018. The idea turned out to be a huge success, and thousands of people joined the Audiobook Impact Academy. That led to the […]
Pry Financials, founded in 2019, is a financial planning application that assists entrepreneurs in forecasting revenue and spending by breaking all data down into comprehensible graphs. Since its public launch in early March 2021, the company has grown by about 30% month over month. Brex acquired Pry for an astounding $90 million in April 2022 […]
Overview Famous brands and companies named after people There are many well-known brands and companies that are named after people. Some of these namesakes are famous in their own right, while others are less well-known. However, all of these brands and companies have one thing in common: they were named after someone who had a […]
Overview For the second year in a row, we are analyzing MOZ’s 500 most popular websites based on Domain Authority, a link-based metric that models how Google ranks websites. Rand Fishkin and Gillian Muessig founded MOZ in 2004. It was called SEOmoz and began as a blog and an online community where some of the […]
Today our guest is Louise Heite. Louise has coached entrepreneurs in 27 countries and five languages. She has worked with various companies to help leaders improve their performance and make a meaningful difference in their businesses, lives, and the world.
Today our guest is Stewart Townsend. Stewart has spent the last 20 years specializing in accelerating revenue at global SaaS companies through developing and managing indirect sales programs. He is now focused on Podcast Hawk, a platform to help entrepreneurs use the power of podcasts as a marketing tool.
Overview Despite the 2022 FIFA World Cup controversy, the international competition still arouses as much interest from football fans and brands. The World Cup is taking place in Qatar from November 20 to December 18, 2022. This is the first World Cup to be held in the Arab world and also currently the most expensive World Cup ever, […]
Today our guest is James Slusser. James has over twenty-five years of experience as a business leader and consultant working with senior executive teams in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. His experience covers industries like telecommunication, financial services, automotive, agriculture, pharma, and others.
Azuronaut was founded in 2015 in response to the growing demand for workplace digital transformation services. The company improves the employee experience by combining partner and proprietary technologies to build collaboration and productivity tools from the bottom up, distinguishing itself as an industry leader in today’s hybrid working world. Azuronaut has swiftly established itself as […]