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The golden ratio rule of keyword research

  The golden ratio rule of keyword research Avatar Posted by Liz_062 under Online Marketing
From 3 days ago
Made Hot by: thecorneroffice on August 27, 2016 5:09 pm
Google is excellent at determining whether or not you deserve to rank for your target keyword, so much so, that 90% of users will find exactly what they need on the first page of results. This means that, if you’re on the second page, you may as well not exist. In fact, the differences between thir Read More
Your opening day has finally arrived, and the last thing you want is for it to go unnoticed. Use our checklist to plan an unforgettable opening day for your new business. Read More

4 Ways Freebies Can Help Your Business

4 Ways Freebies Can Help Your Business Avatar Posted by ivanpw under Marketing
From 3 days ago
Made Hot by: businessluv on August 27, 2016 3:44 pm
From a marketing standpoint, giving away free items can elevate your business when executed effectively. Here is how freebies can help your business. Read More
Despite living in a digital age where we’re practically swimming in a sea of big data, there are lots of marketers who think a data-driven approach to marketing is for the nerds. For whatever reason, they can’t be bothered with it. Read More
In a world rife with online scams, phishing sites and get-rich-quick ploys, building trust and confidence with your customers is ever more crucial.

Satisfied people tell one person about their good experience; dissatisfied people tell everybody!

Building trust should be a Read More

Social Media Superheroes [Infographic]

Social Media Superheroes [Infographic] Avatar Posted by smpayton under Social Media
From 4 days ago
Made Hot by: blogexpert on August 26, 2016 1:17 pm
Many businesses still haven’t grasped just how beneficial the likes of Facebook and Twitter can be for their business and for their future events. Did you know, Twitter boasts an impressive 310 million active users each month, 24.6% of which are made up or journalists (who could be shouting about y Read More

Effective Ways to Manage Your Business's Online Reputation

Effective Ways to Manage Your Business\'s Online Reputation Avatar Posted by lyceum under Marketing
From 3 days ago
Made Hot by: businessgross on August 26, 2016 12:18 pm
With a host of digital tools gaining popularity over the years, more and more businesses are implementing these to strengthen their marketing strategies. In an attempt to meet and exceed customer expectations, all businesses are looking for ways to extend their reach to existing and potential custo Read More
Looking for great content to share on Facebook? Here's how you can find a never-ending supply of Facebook content that’ll spark exponential growth. Read More

5 Small Business Lessons from This Year's Summer Games

5 Small Business Lessons from This Year\'s Summer Games Avatar Posted by Rieva Lesonsky under Marketing
From 3 days ago
Made Hot by: logistico on August 26, 2016 10:57 am
Every two years, I am amazed not only by the athletic skills of the Olympic competitors, but also by their stories. From painful injuries to refugee athletes competing without a country to represent, the tales of determination and bravery make my first-world small business problems look small and e Read More
Personal bad habits can most certainly affect your business. Business owners need to identify what mannerisms, habits or personal quirks are perhaps driving customers away. Read More

Give millennials a reason to stay - The benefits that can help you retain young talent

Job-changing is fast and furious in the early years of millennials’ careers: Young adults born in the early ‘80s …

Kenji Crosland: What Makes a Person an Entrepreneur?

What makes a person an entrepreneur? Maybe it's just a decision to do something different with your life. That's how … More
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