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Friday Small Business Roundup: Social Media Marketing and More
eCommerce, internet marketing, Mobile/Applications
forum.web.com
29 June 2012

Check out this week’s Friday Roundup for tips and ideas to help grow your business. Hosting a Twitter chat is a great way to raise awareness of your business. Read Monika Jansen’s How to Host a Twitter Chat to get the scoop on how. Read more…

Web.com and Network Solutions to Join Forces as Leader in SMB Online Marketing
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forum.web.com
3 August 2011

Today we announced that we signed a definitive agreement to acquire Network Solutions, in a transaction that will make us the leading online marketing solutions company focused on small and medium-sized business. For those of you who are not familiar with Network Solutions, it is a leading provider of global domain name registration and complementary website design and management services focused on SMBs. You can read more about it in our news release. Read more…

The Importance of Logo Design for Your Business
Small Business Development
The Importance of Logo Design for Your Business
22 April 2011

There are many reasons why your company needs a good logo design. In this fast-paced world, people tend to judge businesses at first glance. On the Internet, it’s especially important to capture the attention of your audience and draw them in quickly. Read more…

Page Preview: Looking Good Before People Even Get to Your Website
Web Design
Page Preview: Looking Good Before People Even Get to Your Website
21 October 2010

If your website is unappealing in a thumbnail view, people might ignore your site before they even click on a link to it. But with an effective preview of your site, you have an opportunity to increase your website traffic and the dollars that the traffic generates. How good does your website look in miniature? That may seem like a silly question, but it’s an important one to consider. Read more…

Design a Website That Saves You Time and Money
Web Design
Design a Website That Saves You Time and Money
16 July 2010

The Internet has been popular for long enough that many people have forgotten one of the key reasons for having a website: saving time and money by helping customers help themselves. If you can remember the business environment before the late 1990s, you may recall that customer service was a much more “hands-on” affair, and it usually involved a phone call or an in-store visit to get information. Before the Web became ubiquitous, servicing the customer involved the time of a trained employee, and it didn’t always result in a positive return on investment. Read more…

3 Steps for Setting Up a PPC Content Network Campaign
internet marketing

Although it has been around for many years, the content network is still one of the most misunderstood areas of pay-per-click (PPC) advertising. Many advertisers make the mistake of setting up and managing content campaigns the same way they would manage a campaign on the search network. Because the various networks target users with different search intentions, it’s important to set up and track content campaigns separately. Read more…

Website Design: A Team Effort
Web Design
Website Design: A Team Effort
19 May 2010

I think everyone is familiar with the axiom ‘it takes a village to raise a child’—I’m a big fan of that kind of thinking and have stayed close to friends and family in my efforts to raise my sons. I’ve found that even though friends and family often have a very different perspective on how to handle any given situation, it benefits my kids tremendously to have support and commitment beyond the nuclear family. My sons are also—I feel—more independent and creative in their thinking because they have witnessed a variety of styles and viable approaches to solving any given problem. Read more…

Internet Marketing Tools: How to Market Your Website
internet marketing
Internet Marketing Tools: How to Market Your Website
11 May 2010

Getting qualified traffic to your website can be more of a challenge than building the website itself. While there are plenty of free and cheap website design templates that can give you a professional online presence, the marketing side of the Web is much tougher to master. You can get traffic from other websites, search engines, Web apps, and email campaigns, or you can even pay to put yourself in Yellow Pages directories that only exist on the Internet. Read more…

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