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3 Reasons Why Your Business Needs Mobile Advertising
internet marketing, Search Engine Optimization, Small Business Development
3 Reasons Why Your Business Needs Mobile Advertising
21 June 2012

As a business owner, you’re always looking for ways to promote your business and connect with new customers. Mobile advertising is a great way to get the attention of people searching for your products or services—at the very point when they’re ready to buy. Because mobile has the power to help you find more customers, it’s important to consider its potential for your business. Read more…

7 Easy Strategies to Close More Sales Leads
Small Business Development
7 Easy Strategies to Close More Sales Leads
20 June 2012

A sales lead is a precious commodity in today’s economy. With more than 27 million small businesses in the United States and a growth rate in 2010 of 565,000 new startups each month, the competition is fierce and becoming fiercer. So how do you maintain your competitive edge against the onslaught of circling sharks hungry to slice into what may be your already razor-thin market share? Own every lead that comes your way. Read more…

Using Facebook for Your B2B Business
internet marketing,Small Business Development
Using Facebook for Your B2B Business
19 June 2012

Using Facebook for a B2B (business-to-business) operation can be rather tricky. For one thing, your potential clients may not think to use Facebook for business. For another, they may work for organizations where access to most social media is blocked. Read more…

Why the New Google Shopping Is Good for eCommerce Merchants
eCommerce,internet marketing
forum.web.com
18 June 2012

Google’s recent announcement about their plans to convert Google Shopping from a free comparison shopping engine (CSE) to a paid service has created concern and confusion among many eCommerce merchants. While the initial reactions have been mixed, there’s definitely an opportunity for small businesses to use Google’s Product Listing Ads to increase their online sales. In a recent article on the Solid Cactus blog—one of the Web. Read more…

On the Same Page: Influencing Commitment on a Team
Business
On the Same Page: Influencing Commitment on a Team
18 June 2012

Myers-Briggs®, ropes courses, maybe even volunteering together—team building exercises seem infinite. Yet the mere mention of any of these exercises can create an urge to run in the other direction. Come on! Shouldn’t teams who have fun together be able to work together better? Not necessarily. Read more…

The Hot Momma’s Project & Women Grow Business Team Up for Whip Novel Giveaway
Business
The Hot Momma's Project & Women Grow Business Team Up for Whip Novel Giveaway
15 June 2012

She recently introduced me to a novel called The Whip, about Charlie Parkhurst, a stage coach driver for Wells Fargo before the Civil War. Only Charlie was born Charlotte. And she lived as a man for 30 years with the intention of avenging the death of the love of her life. Read more…

The Friday Roundup
current events, internet marketing, Small Business Development
forum.web.com
15 June 2012

Check out this week’s Friday Roundup for tips and ideas to help grow your business. It’s not too late to make those last-minute Father’s Day sales. Father’s Day is Sunday–read Rieva Lesonsky’s post today to get smart ideas for what consumers want. Read more…

The Importance of Google+ in Your Business
internet marketing,Search Engine Optimization
The Importance of Google+ in Your Business
14 June 2012

If you’re a social media user, even a casual one, you have no doubt heard of Google+ (pronounced Google Plus). If you haven’t, it’s basically a social network that was supposed to compete with Facebook. It hasn’t, because nothing in the foreseeable future is going to replace Facebook, but Google+ is giving it the old college try. Read more…

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