Category: BusinessTips

How to Use E-mail to Make Better Connections

Afraid to look at your e-mail inbox every morning? There’s no need to fear your e-mail. When used correctly, you can harness its power to build a strong network. The truth is, you spend a lot of time checking your e-mail. Why not make it work…

Why Training Hand-Outs are Still Effective

These days, just about everything is done online, including on-the-job training. While this is effective since your employees can be tested on the things they learned at the end of each segment to make sure they understand, it is still important to have paper hand-outs as…

Free And New Business Listings: 30+ Online Business Directories

Free local business listings on search engines, internet yellow pages (IYP’s), interactive business directories, local business directories, and vertical directories are the foundation of a comprehensive l ocal search marketing campaign for your small business. Four Reasons To Optimize Your Free Business Listings Now There are…

The Right Way To Build A Local, Small Business Website

Prospective customers expect a certain level of professional design, usability, and navigation when they visit local, small business websites. And then there is content—the information your customers are searching for; the reason they are looking for you online. The content you present to search engines and…

Small Business Website Tips: How To Convert More Local Business With Trust

The success of your ability to convert desired actions (phone call, registration form submission, pdf download, directions search, coupon download, gift certificate purchase, etc.) and generate local business online will hinge on a handful of factors—here are three: 1. Creating a professional web presence 2. Establishing…