Category Archives: Small Business Marketing

8 Fun Customer Contest Ideas

A great way to build brand loyalty is through customer contests. Here are eight ideas to get your creative juices flowing.

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7 Signs You Need a Website Makeover

Your website: it’s the face of your business. For some, it’s an accompaniment to a brick-and-mortar store, and for others, it IS the store, albeit a virtual one. You’ll be hard pressed to find many successful businesses, large or small, … Continue reading

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How to Use Google+ Hangouts for Business

It seems like Google is always cooking up new and interesting products for users. One product that’s gotten a lot of buzz is Google+ Hangouts. Let’s discuss this innovative product and some ways you might be able to use it … Continue reading

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Website Tips: 6 Ways to Make Your Team Bio Pages More Readable & Fun

If your website visitors take the time to look at your “About” section, specifically your team/management page, it’s probably because they’re curious about the people behind the company. Maybe they want to get a better sense of people’s credentials. Maybe … Continue reading

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It’s in the Bag: Promotional Totes That Get the Job Done

The great thing about promotional tote bags is that people can use them year-round: at the beach, back to school, and on those weekly trips to the grocery store. And let’s not overlook the fact they’re environmentally responsible to boot. … Continue reading

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Mobile Commerce Trends & Why Small Businesses Should Care

Seven and a half years ago, Steve Jobs unveiled the first iPhone. Since then, smartphone adoption has grown exponentially and doesn’t show signs of slowing down anytime soon. In fact, Smart Business Trends reports that smartphone subscriptions worldwide will reach … Continue reading

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Summer Reading List: Business Book Recommendations

We asked small business owners to share some of their favorite business books, magazines, and blogs. The response was overwhelming! Business people from a wide range of industries and backgrounds weighed in with their favorite titles and spoke quite passionately … Continue reading

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