A Small Business Guide to Google My Business

A Small Business Guide to Google My Business

Google My Business is a relatively new marketing tool that gives business owners more control over the way their company appears in search results.   Although it has been around since June 2014, Google My Business is truly coming of age at the start of […]

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What is a VPN and Does Your Business Need One

Many businesses rely on employees, managers and top-level executives to protect confidential information such as trade secrets, working capital details, internal processes and future product releases, but what happens if this data is shared or leaked online without your permission? Furthermore, your ISP, or internet […]

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OK, Google: How to Optimize a Site for Voice Search

Google voice search is changing the way users search for the information they need. Nearly two-thirds of all smartphone users have used voice search to find local business information in the last 12 months. Over a quarter of desktop, laptop, and tablet users, too. The […]

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Your Small Business Guide to Google Analytics

If you own a business, you should probably be using Google Analytics. It’s one of the most important tools you can have for understanding and making the most of your website. In fact, estimates suggest that as many as 30 to 50 million websites use […]

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Educational Resources for Small Business Owners

If there is one thing that’s constant, it’s change. As a small business owner, there are some tried and true practices that will always work best for you and your business. Other areas, however, can always benefit from a little update or improvement every once […]

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Is Your Small Business Prepared for a Cyber Attack?

The digital revolution has created endless opportunities for small businesses with big ideas. Unfortunately, as with all the best things, this comes at a cost: vulnerability to online fraud. What can you do to make sure your business is safe from cyber attacks? Cyber crimes […]

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Grow Your Business Through Online Shopping

  Online shopping has revolutionized the way consumers research, compare and eventually purchase the goods they want. It has also allowed the reach of small businesses to grow. Online shopping has increased 41% since 2014, a sure sign that internet-based consumerism isn’t going anywhere.1 You […]

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Analytic Tools For Every Kind of Small Business

Small businesses vary greatly: brick and mortar buildings or online shops, business to business or business-to-consumer, brand new or the product of generations of work. While the business types are broad, there is one thing that all small businesses can benefit from: analytic tools. In […]

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How to Beat Your Email Addiction

Over the past two decades, electronic mail has revolutionized the way we communicate. The ease of email also means it’s easy to let it get out of hand. It’s not a healthy habit if you find you’re checking your email when trying to get to […]

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Business Travel Tips for Before, During and After Your Trip

Domestic business travel costs businesses approximately $112 billion annually.1 For some businesses it’s a necessity, while others use it to build client relationships. Traveling for business gives you the opportunity to expand your business, meet your peers and get to know a new city! It’s no wonder businesses choose to conduct business on the road.

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