Your Small Business News Roundup 9.11.2015 - Bplans Blog

Your Small Business News Roundup 9.11.2015 - Bplans Blog Avatar Posted by PASAngelique under News
From 23 days ago
Made Hot by: JoshRed on September 14, 2015 6:48 am
Bringing you the latest on small business news and more—this week it’s shared workspaces, what overtime reform means for your business, and why Google might be doing your grocery shopping. Read More
This post covers: Notable facts about ad blocking; Arguments for and against ad blocking; Why forcefully blocking ad blockers is a lousy idea; Emerging new ad formats and the importance of considering millennials; Who’s running the ad blocking show?; Plus a massive list of links to articles about A Read More
New Facebook features have made Pages a more powerful marketing tool for small business owners. Learn how you can take advantage today. Read More

Build Backlinks: One Thing Business Owners Must Do Better

Build Backlinks: One Thing Business Owners Must Do Better Avatar Posted by lyceum under Marketing
From 17 days ago
Made Hot by: Webdev1 on September 20, 2015 1:40 pm
For whatever reason, some people seem to think that SEO is dying or going out of style. Fortunately, for small business owners around the world, SEO is alive and well.
Need proof?
Just take a look at this recent Moz study. Not only are backlinks still working, but they had one of the most notable Read More

The customer isn't always right

The customer isn\'t always right Avatar Posted by cendrinemedia under Social Media
From 4 days ago
Made Hot by: kingofcontent92 on October 2, 2015 5:04 pm
Years ago, after releasing what would be my last poetry-only book, a complete stranger approached me on Facebook.

She claimed we knew each other from a long time ago, and proceeded to tell me she lived on welfare. Then, she hit me with: “I know you have a big heart. Could you send me a copy for Read More
Entrepreneurs have always believed that their product or service must show real value to customers, but today the smart ones are even able to make their marketing valuable. The days are gone when marketing was all “pushing product.” Now customers seek out people who are willing and able to add valu Read More
One of the hardest realities to accept: trying to get your startup covered, write a PR, spend hours distributing it and zero results. If you have felt this pain, you might have made one of these mistakes Read More
Successful content marketing is the kingdom of super-heroes. You need people of enormous grit, unfazed by challenges and artfully flexible in adversity. Read More

How to Market Your Small Business With an Email Newsletter

How to Market Your Small Business With an Email Newsletter Avatar Posted by aeschenburg under Marketing
From 26 days ago
Made Hot by: centrifugePR on September 11, 2015 5:41 am
No matter what type of business you have, sending your customers a regular email newsletter is one of the best ways to keep your business top-of-mind when they decide they need the product or service you sell. Developing an email newsletter can yield big rewards in terms of branding your business, Read More
Competition is fierce—and time is limited. How do you keep your eye on the proverbial ball that are your important client relationships while completing the many other business tasks you handle in a day?

Here are a few cost-effective ways to stay in touch with your clients. Read More

Three Key Voluntary Policies for Women

Today 4 in 10 women are the sole or primary breadwinners for their families,¹ and they do more than twice the amount …

Adam Gottlieb @FrugalEntrepren Schools Businesses with Real Life Experience

While most other high school kids were simply worried about passing math and physics or finding a job for the summer, … More
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