Local marketing remains a huge focus of small businesses. But thanks to technology, that marketing has become increasingly more sophisticated. The SureFire Dashboard is the latest example. Small Business Trends tech editor Matt Mansfield gives you the tour.
Browse this section for professional product reviews of small business tech products, services, apps and resources to make running your business more efficient and effective. Have a suggestion for a product or service for us to review? Contact us.
Yodle is like the smorgasbord of digital marketing tools for your small business, all in one place.
Fotojet is the latest DIY graphic design too. It allows users to create photo collages to social media shareable images.
Nextiva Analytics takes data from your small business's phone system to a new level.
Rederforest attempts to take some of the technical savvy that's usually required for video editing out to allow a novice -- like a small business owner -- the ability to create a video to promote their company.
If you want to remove as much doubt as possible that your customers will find what they're looking for on your ecommere site, Finnish company Klevu may have the answer for you.
Sound Suite on hold messaging is a system designed to manage the content that callers hear while on hold. The platform includes a variety of music appropriate for different kinds of businesses.
A lot of small business owners like the ease and simplicity of their Gmail dashboard. Well, Groove is like Gmail but for your company's help desk needs. And it's a platform built for all the members of your team to interact and handle problems together as they arise.
Hiver brings collaboration to the one place you probably spend a good portion of your day -- typically alone. That's your Gmail Inbox. Check out how Hiver does it and how it can benefit the way your small business works with others.
Much of your social media content may be going unnoticed by the majority of your social community. That's a whole lot of effort being invested without much in the way of return. Meet Edgar, the platform that tries to solve this problem in a very unique way.
Viraltag's features focus on visual marketing, a factor that sets the solution apart from the rest of the social media management solution pack.
If you're looking to build a stronger customer base, or perhaps you're looking for an angel investor for some seed money, then Plonked may be the search engine for you.