Marketing Tips

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10 Small Things You Can Do to Make Your Business Stand Out

The littlest things are usually the ones that matter most. The small business community knows that the small things and making changes to them, can make a big impact on your success. Check out what they shared this week regarding tips to make your small business stand out from a growing crowd.


3 Questions to Ask Before Ghostwriting to Amplify Your Brand

Ghostwriting could be a great way to advance and amplify your brand. If you've got the ability to produce content for others and potentially benefit yourself, ask these three questions before agreeing to any assignments.

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10 Ideas for Improving Your Business Website

Your small business website is the online face of your business. But what do you put on your site. Members of the small business community, this week, shared some helpful tips on building a better business website.

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Have You Heard of the Flat Lay or Boho Design Trends?

If you haven't heard of the Flat Lay design or the Boho design trend, you should check out the 2016 Creative Trends report from Shutterstock. These visual styles will be especially important for websites, social media, and content marketing in 2016.

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Controversial Ad Blockers: Ask Customers to Just Say No to Them?

Forbes recently asked its readers to turn off ad-blocking software on their smartphones and tablets. The move was met with some resistance but offering something in exchange for the request got more people on board. How can you ask your customers to do the same?

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28 Webinar Services for Small Business Owners

A good webinar tool can transform how a small business operates and it can also change how it interacts with customers and the public. Learn what a good webinar tool can do and how to pick the best one for your small business.