Best of 2014: Top 10s

- Top 10 - Jan 06, 2015

2015 has officially come to an end, and the polls are closed on the “Top” lists for 2014. As we anticipate the arrival of the new rankings, let’s take a look back at the previous placeholders and ask: which will be replaced, which will hold steady and which, if any, will rise in rank?

Top 10: Most valuable brands in North America Read the entire article here.

10. AT&T
9. Verizon
8. Coca-Cola
7. Amazon
6. GE
5. IBM
4. Wal-Mart
3. Microsoft
2. Google
1. Apple

Top 10: U.S. cities for business Read the entire article here.

10. Nashville, Tennessee
9. Seattle, Washington
8. Salt Lake City, Utah
7. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
6. Lincoln, Nebraska
5. Fort Collins, Colorado
4. Denver, Colorado
3. Provo, Utah
2. Des Moines, Iowa
1. Raleigh, North Carolina

Top 10: U.S. franchises 2014 Read the entire article here.

10. Dunkin Donuts
9. Pizza Hut
8. Denny’s, Inc.
7. Servpro
6. 7-Eleven Inc.
5. Jimmy John’s
4. Supercuts
3. Subway
2. Hampton Hotels
1. Anytime Fitness

Top 10: Most expensive and beautiful homes in the world Read the entire article here.

10. 17 Upper Phillimore Gardens—Kensington, United Kingdom ($128 million)
9. Kensington Palace Gardens—London, United Kingdom ($140 million)
8. Seven the Pinnacle—Montana ($155 million)
7. Hearst Castle—San Simeon, California ($191 million)
6. Ellison Estate—Woodside, California ($200 million)
5. 18–19 Kensington Palace Gardens—London, United Kingdom ($222 million)
4. Four Fairfield Pond—Sagaponack, New York ($248.5 million)
3. Villa Leapolda—Corte D’Azure, France ($750 million)
2. Antillia—Mumbai, India ($1 billion)
1. Buckingham Palace—London, United Kingdom ($1.55 billion)

Top 10: Business apps Read the entire article here.

10. LastPass
9. Evernote
8. Hotspot Shield
7. CamScanner
6. Time Recording
5. FoxFi
4. LogMeln
3. Asana
2. Hootsuite
1. Campfire Now

Let us know what you think—how will these lists be change in 2015? Leave a comment below or chat with us on Twitter or Facebook!

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