A question may be either a linguistic expression used to make a request for information, or else the request itself made by such an expression. This information may be provided with an answer. Questions are normally put forward or asked using interrogative sentences. However they can also be formed by imperative sentences, which normally express commands: "Tell me what two plus two is"; conversely, some expressions, such as "Would you pass the salt?", have the grammatical form of questions but actually function as requests for action, not for answers, making them allofunctional.
Posts about Questions
  • 5 Tips on Writing Marketing Content that Drives Business Value

    … good to keep an eye on the marketing copy at first. This isn’t a radical idea with no oversight, it’s just a reminder to favor the “hands off” approach whenever possible. Tip #3: Focus on Conversion Likes and views are great, but a business can’t survive just by being popular. Measure the success of marketing materials based on how well…

    Marketing Technology Blogin Content- 20 readers -
  • 33 Ways You Can Increase Social Media Engagement with Your Brand

    … media engagement: Asking questions in your social posts gets people to comment, increasing the engagement on your posts. Ask specific, pointed questions instead of what sounds like rhetoric. AMAs have worked great on Reddit and Twitter. Now, they work great on Facebook too. Let people know that you will actively answer all questions…

    Marketing Technology Blogin Social- 31 readers -
  • The 10 Questions To Ask To Stay Happy

    … than just ways to stay connected to feeling good, I wanted to know how to gain clarity in my life, stop feeling so stuck, and how to back my own decisions for once. I’ve learnt that to lead an extraordinary life, we have to get better at asking the right questions. We need to ask intelligent questions, rather than ones loaded with fear or self…

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  • Concours d’infographie : sensibilisons le public et mettons fin à l’impunité

    … médias dans le monde entre 2006 et 2013. Les données peuvent être téléchargées ici. Le but de ce concours est de créer un support visuel original qui renforcera la sensibilisation au niveau mondial sur la question de l’impunité, et ses effets dévastateurs sur la sécurité des journalistes et la liberté d’expression. La plupart des gens ont tendance… 10 readers -
  • Teach Before You Sell with Educational Lead Generation Offers

    … office and interview them. You will be surprised at how eager people are to give their opinions. You don’t need to promise expensive gift cards; I have found that people will come in for interviews for a small token of appreciation such as free food! You then talk to them and find out what questions they actually have regarding your solution…

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  • The Playbook for B2B Online Marketing

    … This is a fantastic infographic on the strategies deployed by just about every successful business-to-business online strategy. As we work with our customers, this is fairly close to the overall look and feel of our engagements. Simply doing B2B online marketing is not going to maximize success and your website isn’t going to just magically…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin EMail Content- 23 readers -
  • A.1. Proves That Clever Posts Work On Facebook

    … unexpected observations and (again) note that they don't actually ask for answers, using a rhetorical structure that doesn't require a response (but encourages sharing). And this all kicked off thanks to its clever video creatively mocking how we all misuse Facebook's relationship status. We think it will remind you of some situations you've witnessed…

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