Surely Goodness and Mercy (Now Playing in NYC)

Often times our Black boys are not able to show a soft side of their personalities. Many societal and environmental challenges cause young black men to put on a hardened exterior or participate in machismo culture. “Surely Goodness and Mercy” is not that type of play. Surely Goodness and Mercy has spent the last year charming…

Marcus Damas Founder and CEO of Fueled by Culture

Founder and CEO of Fueled by Culture Marcus Damas chats with us on Smart Brown Voices! Fueled by Culture is a NY-based marketing agency that specializes in connecting and empowering brands with influencers through innovative content and experiential event programming.

6 Warning Signs Your Invention Is In Danger of Being Stolen

Inventors have a lot of ideas in mind, and they are doing their best to translate these ideas into reality. Most of the time, the inventors would apply for a patent for the device or the idea that they formulated, but there are instances where their ideas are being stolen to create similar devices. As…

Why Do They Say “Content is King” in Digital Marketing

In the world of online marketing, there’s probably no catchphrase that gets used more than the old chestnut “content is king.” While we all know that content is an integral part of any digital marketing campaign, why is it that so many marketing experts claim content marketing as the top priority in this way. History…

Choosing the Right Software Will Protect Your Business from Hackers

When you are the owner and operator of a company, you want to make sure that you’re keeping your information as secure as possible. Unfortunately, when it comes to using computers and having a lot of your data on the internet, it can be all too easy for this information to be stolen and then…

When Should You Talk To A Lawyer When Developing An App?

If you’re in the process of developing an app, you might assume that all of the work going into its development and creation. While this is all well and right in the beginning, you might deal with a headache later on when other people try to steal your ideas and your art. After putting so…

Biggest SEO Mistakes Companies Make

SEO should play a vital role in practically every digital marketing strategy. Despite the popularity of social networks and the many opportunities they offer, businesses still need an optimized website that attracts steady streams of qualified visitors from search engines. Unlike paid digital advertising, such as PPC, SEO relies on so-called “organic” tactics that naturally…

4 Things In Your Business That Cost You More Than You Think

Turning a profit requires more than a fantastic idea and the will to succeed. Even after reaching your sales goals, you may still have a disappointing bottom line. To improve the performance of your business, you should pay attention to the gross profit of a sale as well as the following things that may cost…

Jon Robinson, PhD is CEO of Cents. Get out of debt!

Jon Robinson, PhD is CEO of Cents, a new platform, that helps people get out of debt years faster and save thousands in interest. Cents takes your spare change and applies it each month to either a student loan, credit card, mortgage and more. Jon also has a unique background having gone from a Human…

What Not to Do When Designing Your First Website

When it comes to designing a basic website, it’s not always necessary to hire a web designer to build one from the ground up. There are a number of online services that can help you input information into a basic template and help you get up and running in no time flat. For those that…