If you don’t create a marketing budget, chances are you’re being reactive with your marketing instead of proactive. In other words, you may be choosing what to spend your marketing on in the moment, instead of having a consistent strategic approach over the year. Read More

Marketing Techniques Every Small Business Should Use

Marketing Techniques Every Small Business Should Use Avatar Posted by CateCosta under Marketing
From http://www.ducttapemarketing.com 1140 days ago
Made Hot by: blogexpert on August 16, 2014 2:26 pm
Having the best, most innovative product on the market is not enough to drive traffic to your office or store. It takes a carefully-planned strategy to effectively promote your products or services.
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Should Entrepreneurs Grow Revenue Or User Count?

Should Entrepreneurs Grow Revenue Or User Count? Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 1140 days ago
Made Hot by: Digitaladvert on August 16, 2014 2:21 pm
Some analysts argue that revenue drives growth, while others say user growth drives revenue. Both have worked.Google reached $1 billion in revenue within five years of incorporation, and now has a market capitalization of over $400 billion. Twitter showed no focus on revenue in the first five years Read More
By Mark Runyon

I know bad SEO. As a regular contributor on the Google Webmaster Forums as well as specializing in helping clients remove Google penalties, I’ve seen it all. Bad SEO can bomb your website back into the stone ages courtesy of a Google penalty. It can take months and sometimes even Read More

Do you know why your customers buy? [podcast]

Do you know why your customers buy? [podcast] Avatar Posted by lyceum under Sales
From http://www.smallbusinessadvocate.com 1138 days ago
Made Hot by: thelastword on August 15, 2014 6:14 pm
Small Business Radio:

Bob Prosen joins Jim Blasingame to reveal that while there are many reasons why customers seek goods and services, there are not that many different reasons why they buy from one business or another. Read More

Virtual Freedom with Chris Ducker [podcast]

Virtual Freedom with Chris Ducker [podcast] Avatar Posted by LimeWood under Human Resources
From http://www.firepolemarketing.com 1138 days ago
Made Hot by: ObjectOriented on August 15, 2014 6:13 pm
Tired of working 15 hour days to keep your business running? Enter Chris Ducker, author of Virtual Freedom. If you're looking to hire a team member, you can't miss this podcast.

There’s no question that we entrepreneurs work hard. I mean, really hard – building and growing a business isn’t easy! Read More

5 Ways Google Analytics Can Help To Increase Ad Revenues

5 Ways Google Analytics Can Help To Increase Ad Revenues Avatar Posted by Sian Phillips under Advertising
From http://tweakyourbiz.com 1138 days ago
Made Hot by: fusionswim on August 15, 2014 5:27 pm
By Joydeep Bhattacharya

Google Analytics is an awesome piece of software that lets you see what is happening on your website. We can use this data to optimize the site and make it user friendly in order to generate more profits. Read More

Social Media Marketing is about Understanding People

Social Media Marketing is about Understanding People Avatar Posted by Nicolettad under Social Media
From https://medium.com 1137 days ago
Made Hot by: NolanGreen on August 15, 2014 5:27 pm
Hello everybody, I'm Nicoletta and I'm a designer and social media strategy at my company Fanchimp.

One day people started asking me about Social Media Marketing, how it works, etc… At first I was explaining them every technical detail, but then I realized that for someone without expe Read More

Do You Know Who’s Writing Content for Your Brand?

Do You Know Who’s Writing Content for Your Brand? Avatar Posted by Kimberly721 under Online Marketing
From http://kimberlycrossland.com 1145 days ago
Made Hot by: bizyolk on August 15, 2014 1:20 pm
Who's in charge of creating your brand's story? Too many small businesses, entrepreneurs and startups trust the delicate reputation of their brand to the wrong people. Find out how to avoid that and make sure your'e not getting taken for a ride, being charged way more than you should for subpar res Read More
Why Salespeople Have To Be The Experts On Their Offer By Steve Schiffman - See what America's Number One Sales Trainer has to say on salespeople being experts Read More

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Paul Cox was looking for a way to cut back on the hours he was spending on his business. Like many entrepreneurs, Cox … More
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