Business

Social Media for Search vs. Google

Are Social Media Platforms the New Search Engines?

It’s no secret that social media has changed the way we communicate. Not only are social media channels a way to keep us connected with friends, family, and colleagues, but it has become a handy resource for people to get their news and information. Volumes of users are turning to social platforms when they have …

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broken links impact seo

The Negative Impact of Broken Links on Your Website

In today’s business world, it is more important than ever to have a website that is up-to-date and functions well. Not only do potential customers expect to be able to find you online, but they also expect your website to be informative and user-friendly. One often overlooked aspect of keeping a website current is regularly …

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Why You Need to Pay Attention to Your Google Business Profile

If you’re not using Google My Business, you’re missing out on a lot of potential customers. The more information your business has on the web, the better chance it will have to be found by people searching for products and services you provide in their area. That\’s where Google My Business comes in. It delivers …

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Professional Website Design or DIY?

When it comes time to build a business website, you might find yourself trying to decide whether you should hire a professional or just do it yourself. Doing it yourself may be the cheaper option now, but how will it impact business in the future? We\’ll compare the good, the bad, and the ugly around …

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Tips for Entrepreneurs to Turn Failure Into Opportunity

There’s one universal truth that applies to everyone in business: You have to be willing to take risks to succeed. Of course, taking risks sometimes results in failure, and it may even mean your business doesn’t pan out like you had planned. When that happens and you close up shop, you will surely face some struggles, but you also have an opportunity before you.

Marketing Your Seasonal Business Online

If you have a business that is seasonal, take advantage of your off-season to build top-of-mind awareness among potential customers while your competitors are taking it easy. Top-of-mind awareness means that when the time does come for a customer to choose a provider, they are far more likely to choose the business that has been delivering value year-round, rather than the one who shows up only when it’s time to make a sale.

Collective Knowledge, Collective Strength

As a mom and a business owner, my days are jam-packed. I’m always incredibly busy! Looking at the bigger picture, it’s important for me to evaluate how I am spending my time. Are there lessor responsibilities I might be able to pass on so that my time is spent on efforts that will result in maximum …

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