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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.

So Long Google Right Rail! Franchisors Rejoice!

Although I doubt anyone out there has been living under a rock for the last decade, but just in case I have a stray reader or two, I wanted to remind everyone that GOOGLE IS A BIG DEAL!

Selling Franchises In A Booming Economy

Since the Great Recession of 2008 - 2009, the U.S. Economy has been on fire. Now in 2018, times are good. Is this simply a positive thing for franchise sales? Or is there more than meets the eye?

Targeting Franchisees when Money is Not an Option

Every franchise is different. And because of this fact, every franchise’s lead generation process needs to be slightly different than the next. What works for one franchise is going to be different from the next.