Facebook users have the ability to add a hashtag to posts as a way to aggregate conversations around a single topic. Anyone who has used Twitter is familiar with this. Everyone else will need to get up to speed... Read More

Digital Advertising: Cheaper, Better Option for Small Businesses?

Digital Advertising: Cheaper, Better Option for Small Businesses? Avatar Posted by ivanpw under Advertising
From http://www.onsmb.com 433 days ago
Made Hot by: Llewellyn on July 31, 2013 2:37 am
Small businesses need exposure and you need advertising getting it. Digital advertising often comes up as a solution, but one question remains: Does it work? Read More
The other day, a reader of this blog emailed me because they wanted to know how to display testimonials from Twitter users on their site. Great question! More and more companies use this technique because it adds a layer of interactivity to pages. And since the 140-character limit makes it easy for Read More
If you are planning on using affiliate marketing and are wondering if it really works then the answer is, yes it does work. However, it takes time and effort to set up. But the obvious question is “Why” should you use affiliate marketing? Read More

Hiring Efficient Salespeople for Your Small Business

Hiring Efficient Salespeople for Your Small Business Avatar Posted by SellBetter under Sales
From http://www.sellbetter.ca 431 days ago
Made Hot by: OpenSourceMedia on July 30, 2013 11:33 pm
Hiring the right talent can be a challenge for most roles, but given the unique nature of sales, it brings a couple of more challenges to the selection process and by extension the final outcome, revenues. Today’s guest post looks at a few things business owners need to ensure the right or better Read More
Yes, the role of the sales person seems to have changed over the years, but one undeniable truth remains – not everyone is cut out to be in sales. Often times the observable skills of presentation and polish are the only things considered when hiring a new sophisticated sales professional, but the Read More
Interestingly, thanks to the popularity of smartphones and tablets, and an increase in availability of apps that stream TV shows and movies, the number of homes with no TV is going up. More and more people are finding that they're OK with a smaller device and 100% streamed content. Read More

Entrepreneurship is the Great Equalizer

Entrepreneurship is the Great Equalizer Avatar Posted by filman under Success Stories
From http://www.thefilipinoentrepreneur.com 429 days ago
Made Hot by: problogger78 on July 30, 2013 5:50 pm
I remember the good old days when internet was still on it's infancy, specifically here in the Philippines. Back in 1995, internet connection is very rare and only companies and those who belong to the upper class of the society,... Read More

Yelp: Beyond the Listing

Yelp: Beyond the Listing Avatar Posted by bradsknutson under Online Marketing
From http://bradsknutson.com 430 days ago
Made Hot by: tiroberts on July 30, 2013 4:43 pm
Yelp continues to be the most popular small business review service of our generation. In the first quarter of 2013, Yelp received 102 Million monthly visits, with 45% of those being on mobile devices. Read More

Four Reasons Why You Should Start Using Hashtags

Four Reasons Why You Should Start Using Hashtags Avatar Posted by BizWise under Social Media
From http://www.smallbiztechnology.com 429 days ago
Made Hot by: centrifugePR on July 30, 2013 12:44 pm
By Miguel Leiva-Gomez:

Hashtags are all over the place. First, Twitter started implementing this, then Google+ made its own social network that uses them. Not much later, Facebook joins the whole hashtag bonanza, and now we can’t scroll down without seeing a hashtag or two every couple of pixels Read More

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