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Google, Microsoft, WordPress Make Small Business Headlines

Google Plus Local has a new look. WordPress has a new version. Microsoft has a new way to collaborate in Office 365. And could it be time to sync your Swatch with your Visa? Details on these notes and more are in this week's Small Business News and Information Roundup.


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In the News: BigCommerce and Xero Team Up, SurePayroll Reports Good Year

A new study paints a rosy image of the state of small businesses at this time and two companies that offer cloud services to small businesses have teamed up for a strategic partnership. These stories top our news reel this week. Read more in the Small Business News and Information Roundup.


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Experts Share Better Ideas for Business Dashboards and Brand Marketing

An entrepreneur or small business owner can always count on those in similar positions in times of need for help. This week, the small business community had plenty of advice to share. Those tips are included in this week's Small Business Community News and Information Roundup.


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10 Tips for Standing Out From Competitors in Business

There are so many ways to market your small business. It's overwhelming, really. Luckily, other members of the small business community are always ready to help and help they have. Check out their tips in this week's Small Business Community News and Information Roundup.


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In the News: GoDaddy, Facebook Release New Marketing Tools

Small businesses typically have a website these days but one of the most important aspects of it -- SEO -- is a bit tricky for the busy entrepreneur. Luckily, GoDaddy introduced a tool this week that aims to take care of it with one click of a button. Read about this and other updates in this week's Small Business News and Information Roundup.


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Guess How Amazon and Two Other Firms Are Changing Operations — Forever

Amazon and Uber each announced new delivery services this week. These moves should help small businesses get purchases to customers even quicker. Read about these announcements and everything else that made headlines this week in the Small Business Trends News and Information Roundup.


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Instagram, Twitter Make Headlines of Interest to Small Businesses

Advancements in social media -- and the tools that small businesses can use on them -- continue to grab top billing. There were plenty of updates from the social world this week. Instagram and Twitter top our newsmakers in this week's Small Business Trends News and Information Roundup.


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Amazon Launches Marketplace, Dell Partners with Microsoft

Recently we learned that a lot of consumers -- emphasize A LOT -- check out Amazon first when they're shopping online and now the site is targeting makers of handmade goods with a new venture that could rival Etsy. Learn more about these and other headlines in this week's Small Business Trends News and Information Roundup.


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Top Stories: Square Announces IPO, First Data Goes Public

Two companies that offer payments processing to small businesses in distinctly different ways went public this week. Their ventures steal the spotlight in this week's Small Business Trends News and Information Roundup.


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In the News: Legal Heroes, Wix Make Big Announcements

On demand legal help for small businesses, a possible no-limit Twitter, and a raft of new devices from Microsoft are just some of the things that made headlines this week. Read about them and more in this week's Small Business Trends News and Information Roundup.





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