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The Benefits of a Webmaster for Your Small Business

Many small business owners try to handle the majority of work on their own. It is natural for a small business owner to wear several hats but some of them are better worn by a person with the proper skills for the job. Besides an accountant and an attorney, one of the essential service people …

Basics About Using Social Media to Market Your Business

When social media was introduced a few years ago, people wondered whether it was here to stay. Grandparents were using social media to see photos of their families and kids were posting about their latest social antics. Now social media has grown up and is clearly part of everyone's lives. Small businesses are harnessing the …

5 Affordable Marketing Campaigns That Complement SEO Strategies

Savvy online entrepreneurs realize it takes more than SEO to attract attention and convert visitors into paying customers. Search engines are focused on driving traffic to your website, not sealing the deal. A multi-level approach to marketing, including marketing campaigns, works best. Consider five affordable marketing methods that complement your SEO strategies for total success. …

7 Ways Small Businesses Can Plan for a More Productive New Year

As everyone prepares for holiday parties and gatherings, thoughts come to mind about the new year ahead. People often make personal New Year's resolutions. There are also 7 ways small businesses can plan for a more productive and happy new year. A few simple changes can make 2014 your best year ever. 1. Think About …

Five Ways to Use the Holidays to Promote Your Website

During the holidays people are constantly barraged by advertisements. When they turn on the television or Internet, they instantly see ads for everything from Black Friday to last minute holidays deals. Savvy businesses realize the holidays are a time when people are prepared to buy certain goods and services. Corporate managers are also trying to …

Ten Tips for WordPress SEO and Conversion

If you have WordPress website, you're not alone. Most businesses and bloggers are creating WordPress websites because it is a fast and easy way to start a website. Publishing is simple and you can start building your online presence within a day. Having a WordPress site is not enough to get noticed. You need to …

Seven Reasons Why Most Small Businesses Fail

According to Bloomberg, 8 out of 10 small businesses fail within 18 months after operations start. Small businesses are often referred to as the backbone of America but it takes more than bravery and a good idea to make your enterprise work. Consider these seven reasons why most small businesses fail and how you can …

Site Speed Optimization: Why Faster is Better

We live in a fast-paced world. People demand instant gratification and have the resources to get it. If your website is tripping over its own virtual feet, you're losing potential customers. It can also have a negative impact on your search engine rankings. If you lag behind the competition, you'll get left behind. Discover the …

Five Easy Ways Small Businesses Can Think Big

The excitement of starting a small business is like nothing else. You have an idea, put it into action and feel the thrill of accomplishment when it becomes profitable. Whether you want a side job or full-time income, you need to consider the future of your business. There are five easy ways small businesses can …