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    6 WordPress Plugins to Enhance Your Business Website

    by on June 26, 2014

    For a lot of businesses operating online, it’s hard to imagine the internet without WordPress. For those that might not know, WordPress is a content management system known for its robust feature set and ease of deployment. Its popularity has led to the s…

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    90% of Small Businesses Use Facebook, 69% Use Twitter

    by on June 25, 2014

    Facebook is the social media choice of small businesses, with Twitter ranking a strong second.

    First Facebook, and then Twitter, and then a Big Drop-Off
    According to a survey of 462 businesses (93% with less than 100 employees), 90% of the businesses sur…

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    Why Advertisers Love Affiliates

    by on June 25, 2014

    Affiliate marketing can complement and sometimes replace other methods of online marketing. Affiliate marketing is an inexpensive marketing strategy, making quality affiliates a highly sought after resource for online businesses. Advertisers value affiliates b…

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    Is Search Engine Marketing Right for My Business?

    by on June 25, 2014

    Business owners with an online presence may find themselves wondering if they really need SEM, or if they can just get away with optimizing their site. While search engine marketing may not be for everyone, it is certainly something to consider if you want to …

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    Red Flags to Watch for When Buying a Franchise

    by on June 25, 2014

    A franchise has a better chance of succeeding than a business started from scratch, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration. Many franchises become successful, long-lived businesses, but there are a few things to watch out for to avoid getting a ba…

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    Franchise 101: The Basic Terms, Tips and Facts

    by on June 25, 2014

    Franchises can mean quick business for those who don’t mind following the rules.
    Potential business owners have a choice. They can either start their own business from scratch, or purchase a franchise business instead. There are pros and cons to each method…

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    Building a Mobile App for Your Small Business

    by on June 25, 2014

    More businesses are finding benefit to having a mobile app for smart phone users. Are you one of them? Here’s your how-to guide for getting started.
    Assuming you’ve done your homework and determined that your small business would benefit from a mobile ph…

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    Checklist for Setting Up a Great Retail Space

    by on June 25, 2014

    Setting up a great retail space that is optimized for sales and traffic involves paying attention to aesthetics as well as functionality. When you do a good job of merchandising and displaying your products, it can boost the attractiveness of your store and …

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