67% of your audience considers clear, detailed images to carry more weight than product information or customer ratings.

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The weather is delightful, the pool or stream beckons, and you’ve got an online business that doesn’t operate by itself. So, what can you do about leaving your computer to enjoy a day or some time spent with just yourself or the family without feeling guilty and counting the money you didn’t make b Read More
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4 tips to deal with bad reviews

4 tips to deal with bad reviews Avatar Posted by cendrinemedia under Sales
From http://socialmediaslant.com 8 days ago
Made Hot by: thecorneroffice on July 29, 2014 6:34 am
So, you have released a book or announced your latest product? Congratulations, it is a great achievement!

As exciting as this news may be for you, it would be a fallacy to believe that the rest of the world will share the same enthusiasm. Be ready for negative comments.

Bad reviews are part Read More
Small business owners often feel like they can't take a vacation, but it's important to take a break. Here's how to balance staying connected with getting away. Read More

New Facebook Buy Button is Currently in Testing

New Facebook Buy Button is Currently in Testing Avatar Posted by Jed under Social Media
From http://smallbiztrends.com 8 days ago
Made Hot by: leonesimmy on July 29, 2014 6:20 am
Facebook has begun testing a new Facebook Buy Button that will allow customers to buy directly from ads and news feeds. As of now, the new feature is only available to a few select U.S. businesses, but others are clamoring to get in line to test the new feature. Read More
It’s all well and good having your own blog and trying to be the best there is at blogging in your niche, but actually, this isn’t really the way you should be looking at things. Other blogs shouldn’t be thought of too much as just ‘competition’. Read More
Here is how you can promote your local business within your area even when you are tight on budget, which is a common problem for many small businesses Read More
You don't like the term 'blogging' for your business? Don't worry, it's just a silly word for 'Professional Content Creation'. It doesn't matter how you call it...
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