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Analyzing The 2018 Entrepreneur Franchise 500 (+ Dataset)

January has come again, which means that our partners over at Entrepreneur have revealed their annual look at the top franchises in America: The Franchise 500.

If you want to take a look at the entire list, I encourage you to head over to Entrepreneur, but I wanted to take a look at the biggest risers and fallers from 2017 - 2018.

Franchises Added To The Franchise 500

Franchises That Jumped Over 50 Spots This Year

Franchises That Fell Over 50 Spots This Year (And Are Still Listed)

Franchises No Longer In The Franchise 500

Interested in playing around with the data yourself? You can download the data here.

Eli Robinson is the COO of Metric Collective, the parent company of FranchiseHelp. He's always dreamed about uploading big spreadsheets to the web.

Using Video to Attract New Franchisees

And even today, I would say that text and display ads dominate the landscape.

What sitting in a hallway, real estate, and Facebook ads have in common

The past few days, FranchiseHelp had the pleasure of attending the 6th Annual International Franchise Brokers Conference and Expo. As part of our attendance, we were invited to exhibit in the hallway right outside of the exhibition hall. (Franchises that work directly with the brokers were invited to sit in the hall itself.)

Snapchat Advertising: The Future Has Arrived (Again)

In the article, I seemed to be in awe of the idea that Instagram would be launching advertising. However, capitalism is king. Of course they launched ads. And if you’re a user of Instagram, you probably can’t remember the days that Instagram was ad free.