When it comes to small business marketing, we could all use more information about the best ways to get started on a business blog. Why even write a blog, you may wonder. The truth is, when you put that blog out to the world, it says that you are an expert in what you do. Continue reading
We all need social media tips. If you run a small business, especially if some of that business is on the web, you know that you need to make social media a part of your marketing plan. The problem is always how to allocate time, find a good topic and then write it up. It can be intimidating just thinking about it if you know how to do this, but when you don’t know it can be defeating. Continue reading
Your own small business startup. We have all thought from time to time of having our own business. Some of us have even jumped into the fray and done so.
I know I have several times, sometimes successfully and sometimes not so much. But one thing I have learned is to listen to anything someone has to say about starting up and running a business who has done so. There is always some bit of wisdom I can use. Continue reading
If you have a small business, there are probably days when you feel that you are overwhelmed. You love the part of your business that got you into it in the first place. That isn’t the problem. It is all those other parts, like marketing, that have you down. Well buck up – you aren’t alone. I am always running into small business owners, especially if they are solo entrepreneurs, who feel this way. One of the biggest complaints I hear is they don’t have the time to do their own marketing and they don’t have the money to pay someone to do it for them. Welcome to the club, I say. Now when you are done wringing all those tears out of your handkerchief, listen up. Because you need to know that there is a ton of easy ways to get your site more attention, without breaking the bank or deserting your customers. Here are just a few. Continue reading