“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.

What is bootstrapping? Get a Bootstrap Definition and More

What is Bootstrapping?

What is bootstrapping? Take a deep dive with us into the concept of bootstrapping a business, including a bootstrap definition and how it differs from venture-funded businesses.


What is a Hashtag? And What Do You Do With Hashtags?

What is a Hashtag? And What Do You Do With Hashtags?

A hashtag is a convenient way of organizing a massive site like Twitter, keeping posts of a similar topic together. They can also be used by your business for marketing purposes. Learn all about the potential of hashtags for your business here.