To build an Instagram marketing strategy, you need to understand why these graphics are so valuable and how to create the right images for Instagram. You need to take full advantage of the power of Instagram photos, using them in marketing materials across channels. Find out in this post how to do Read More
Storytelling is human.

It is deeply rooted in human nature and as old as mankind itself.

A need to tell and hear stories is essential to the species Homo sapiens – second in necessity apparently after nourishment and before love and shelter. Millions survive without love or home, almost none Read More

Why Everyone’s Talking About Social Advertising

Why Everyone’s Talking About Social Advertising Avatar Posted by ronsela under Social Media
From http://blog.startafire.com 5 days ago
Made Hot by: sophia2 on July 28, 2016 9:44 am
Social advertising isn’t just a buzzword that’s been offhandedly thrown around by a few adventurous marketers – it’s a quantifiable part of marketing that can drive increased traffic, leads, and sales to a website. It cannot be ignored, nor should it be. Read More
It’s hard to even contemplate Christmas in July, but now is the best time for small retailers to kick off planning for the busy holiday season. After all, it’s the best way to manage seasonal cash flow! It’s a big market with a big window, so preparation is key to success.Here’s what you can do rig Read More
Every new entrepreneur who has not spent years in corporate life has the advantage of an unbiased look at business opportunities, but at the same time has the disadvantage of missing critical business experiences that can cost them dearly in their first startup venture. In my experience, building a Read More
With 2016 halfway over, here's another assessment we all need to do if we're going to rock our content marketing goals between now and December. Read More

Make Money, Get New Customers Now Thanks to Pokemon Go

Make Money, Get New Customers Now Thanks to Pokemon Go Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Marketing
From http://smallbiztrends.com 5 days ago
Made Hot by: PMVirtual on July 28, 2016 8:50 am
If you don’t know your Pikachu from your Pichu or if you have no idea what either of those are, that doesn’t mean you have to stand out in left field as the rest of the world — and thousands of businesses big and small — capitalize on the Pokemon Go craze. Read More

Podcast: Time vs Money

Podcast: Time vs Money Avatar Posted by SmallBizAhead under Management
From http://sba.thehartford.com 5 days ago
Made Hot by: marketingvalue on July 28, 2016 8:14 am
"We’re back with another episode of your new favorite podcast, Small Biz Ahead the Podcast, with Elizabeth Larkin and Gene Marks. This week we’re going to focus on time versus money, which I think is one of the biggest struggles that small business owners have." And as always, sign up for the weekl Read More

Why You Should Incorporate Your Business

Why You Should Incorporate Your Business Avatar Posted by fundera under Management
From https://www.fundera.com 5 days ago
Made Hot by: problogger78 on July 28, 2016 8:05 am
Most small business owners probably want (and need) to incorporate their business at some point. There are plenty of reasons—from tax benefits to asset protection—that make incorporation a profitable and worthwhile decision.

But if you’re debating whether or not to incorporate, here are 6 reaso Read More
Good blogs on a small business website provide a crucial component that helps soft-sell your business. Today’s customers need to be sold, not only on your products and services but on your business as a whole.

Here are five reasons why every small business website needs a blog if they plan on gr Read More

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