Small Business Ideas and Strategies



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Staying Ahead of the Competition in an Over-Saturated Market

Staying Ahead of the Competition in an Over-Saturated Market

Strategies for your small business to stand out from the pack when your industry niche is over-saturated with competition There are SMBs and startups around every corner, which makes it more diffic[...]
4 Must-Have Content Types for Your Small Business Blog

4 Must-Have Content Types for Your Small Business Blog

Four types of blog content to include in your small business blogging plan When it comes to owning a business, in any industry, publishing a blog is an essential step to seeing your business grow a[...]
Opening a New Restaurant? Here Are 4 Budget-Friendly Tips

Opening a New Restaurant? Here Are 4 Budget-Friendly Tips

Tips for starting a successful new restaurant business on a tight budget - from menus that sell to startup restaurant marketing In 2010, there were 27.9 million small businesses in the United State[...]
6 Pieces of Compelling Marketing Advice that Many Entrepreneurs Ignore

6 Pieces of Compelling Marketing Advice that Many Entrepreneurs Ignore

Must-do marketing advice new businesses need to pay attention to for their startup business to get off to a good start and be a success SPONSORED POST As a technology company, our primary missio[...]
Productivity Tools That Can Take Your Growing Startup to the Next Level

Productivity Tools That Can Take Your Growing Startup to the Next Level

7 online software tools that growing small businesses can use to improve and elevate business productivity Productivity is an important marker of a company’s future growth prospects. If you are an [...]
5 Business Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make

5 Business Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make

A round-up of common business mistakes new entrepreneurs make and tips on how new businesses can try to avoid them When entering the world of business, many new entrepreneurs make mistakes. Even th[...]
5 Things Small Business Owners Must Do to Succeed

5 Things Small Business Owners Must Do to Succeed

From data security and payment flexibility to employee and customer communication, follow these strategies to help you succeed as a small business I’m sure you’ve seen a lot of these articles on ho[...]
Guest Blogging: Meet Your New Favorite Marketing Strategy

Guest Blogging: Meet Your New Favorite Marketing Strategy

A good content and digital marketing plan aimed at brand & link building should include an effective guest blogging marketing strategy In today's digital landscape, you need all hands on deck t[...]
Experts Say SEO is No Longer Just a 'Numbers Game'... Can Businesses Keep Up?

Experts Say SEO is No Longer Just a 'Numbers Game'... Can Businesses Keep Up?

Investing in quality website content proves to be the best SEO strategy for improving search engine results for your small business "Algorithms change, but quality content that engages your audienc[...]
Perfecting the Art of Pay Per Call Ads Using Facebook

Perfecting the Art of Pay Per Call Ads Using Facebook

3 ways to create successful click-to-call campaigns with Facebook Pay Per Call (PPC) ads to get the phone ringing for your small business With two billion active monthly users as of June 2017, Face[...]
How to Create a Fantastic Plumbing Marketing Campaign in 5 Steps

How to Create a Fantastic Plumbing Marketing Campaign in 5 Steps

Step-by-step tips for creating an effective plumbing marketing campaign to build a brand and generate leads for your plumber small business It can be rather challenging for a small business to compet[...]
When Should You Start to See Improvements from SEO?

When Should You Start to See Improvements from SEO?

SPONSORED POST As Online Marketing specialists, our focus is on delivering your business Return on Investment. We’ve achieved strong growth for hundreds of clients through tried and tested method[...]
10 Essential Productivity Hacks for Small Business Owners

10 Essential Productivity Hacks for Small Business Owners

Follow these 10 hacks to improve your small business productivity to maximize your time so that you can work smarter not harder to succeed You’ve already hired your virtual secretary. You have the [...]
SMB Social Media Strategy in 15 Minutes A Day

SMB Social Media Strategy in 15 Minutes A Day

In 15 minutes a day, you can create a social media presence for your small business that’s active, helpful, professional, and engaging Some businesses allow their social media feeds to languish unu[...]
Top 5 Social Media Campaign Mistakes to Avoid

Top 5 Social Media Campaign Mistakes to Avoid

Social media marketing tips to build your online brand and steer clear of social media mistakes that could harm your brand's reputation or business Thanks to social media, starting an online busine[...]