Business Practices

How Much Should You Pay for a Logo Design?

When it comes to getting a top-notch logo designed for a business, budget is a crucial factor. For business owners, it’s a good idea to come up with an estimate or a figure that would most likely be spent on logo design. This helps make the choice of a logo designer easier since there are […]

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How to Step Up Your Online Game During the Pandemic

As a small business owner, you probably don’t need to learn much else about how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted small businesses. If you run a brick-and-mortar store, you know how drastically it has changed your sales, and you know the importance of using the web to keep your company afloat and thriving both now

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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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How to Remove a Negative Google Review

Have you ever received a negative Google review that you know isn’t authentic? Getting rid of phony negative or fake reviews lends to your credibility as a business and helps protect you against negative publicity, loss of clientele, loss of income, and other negative implications. There are four main ways to combat fake Google reviews.

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Hashtags on Facebook?

Should you use hashtags on Facebook? As of May 2020, yes! By clicking on a hashtag or searching for a hashtag, you will find posts from other users and businesses that have also embedded that hashtag into their posts. Facebook’s algorithm first shows you results from your friends who have used the hashtag, followed by friends of friends, and then will finally show you all users based on recency of posting and how likely you would be to interact with the post.

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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.

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This may not be the time to sell. This is the time to connect.

Brands must be flexible to adapt and meet these changing needs in light of the COVID-19 Crisis. Now is the time to reach and engage your audience with information they are seeking, provide value, and stay top-of-mind.

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How to Increase Sales with Social Media

Are you a Farmer or a Hunter? How do most sales leads come into your business? Do you cultivate and nurture relationships with a long-term lead generation process, or do you chase new business through prospecting with sales visits and cold calling? People are naturally spending time on social media channels, so using social media

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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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