July 26, 2016

What Is


Wondering what a lot of those business industry terms really mean? Here you will find the Small Business Trends “What Is” series, which are in-depth explanations of business acronyms and business jargon phrases.

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What Is GoSpaces and How Do I Use It for My Business?

A good landing page where your customers first drop in on your site can equal sales for your business. GoSpaces has a tool that provides you a snappily designed page that's designed to turn visitors into customers.


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What Is Essential Tech for Startups?

Got a startup and worried you're already behind the tech game? Worry not. These essential pieces of hardware will get you through the early stages of your business.


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What is Business Casual Considered These Days?

The way we dress for work these days looks a lot different than it did, 25 ... 20 ... 10 ... heck, even 5 years ago. And the term "business casual" is interpreted about as loosely as the attire it implies, unless you're talking skinny jeans. So, what is "business casual" today and what does it look like?


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What is Intellectual Property?

Check out this guide on what is considered intellectual property. And then figure out how much intellectual property your small business has ... it's probably more than you think.


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What is a GIF?

The GIF file format was in virtual obscurity for a number of years. Then a site like Tumblr comes along and resurrects it. So, how are small businesses able to use this animated alternative to a short video?


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What is a Custom 404 Page and Why Do You Need One?

The dreaded 404 Page error code ... if and when your customers get one could spell the end of their visit to your site. Perhaps not with custom 404 pages. These give wayward browsers another place to visit on your site and are typically a lot more visually appealing.






Looking for templates, checklists or guides? The Small Business Resource Center has them!