November 25, 2015


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25 Community Building Tips from Jersey Shore Hurricane News

Founder Justin Auciello grew the Jersey Shore Hurricane News, a South Jersey-based news community, from nothing to 225,000 strong on Facebook. And he has equally impressive followings on Twitter and Instagram. Here are some tips Auciello shares with small business owners about how to create a powerful and effective community of your own.

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Stressed Out? We’ve Got a Soothing Free Gift for You

What if you could head stress off at the pass? Well, by recognizing the warning signs, you can do just that with the proper changes to your daily routine. Learn more in this helpful book free through November 17.

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We Are Hiring An Online Marketing Specialist

Small Business Trends is looking for an online marketing specialist to help assist our growing team. If this is the right job for you or someone you know? Read on for more information.

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Researching Buyer Personas? Join in This Webinar to Learn More

Depending on the types of sales your small business handles on a regular basis, your approach to marketing will vary greatly. By checking out the "Leverage Purchase Types to Win More Customers for Less" webinar, you'll know how to handle any kind of sale.

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6 Foodie Businesses Among Mission Main Street Grant Recipients

Chase has announced this year's recipients of the Mission Main Street Grants program. A total of 20 small businesses will each receive $100,000 to help grow their businesses. Among this year's grant recipients are a half-dozen food companies, including one with a dog for a CEO!


MyBlogU Contest Invites You To Start a New Site

A new contest from MyBlogU encourages Internet entrepreneurs to create a new blog from scratch and build its traffic with help from MyBlogU. The winner -- based on traffic data -- will get a one-on-one coaching session with MyBlogU experts to double the site's traffic.