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Influence of Colors That Can Make an Impact on Branding

Have you ever thought why Coca-Cola only use red in its branding? Have you ever thought why the logo of the Starbucks is in green? I am sure you must not have thought of this before or even noticed these things ever. The selection of the colors are not merely…


Added by Sarah Lauren on October 25, 2017 at 1:35pm — No Comments

Get Catchy Titles/Headlines to Boost Content Popularity – Here’s How

Upworthy has a Facebook following of over 10 million. On its wall, is the headline “Because We’re all Part of the Same Story.” That’s a catchy headline and probably aptly describes its mission.

Perhaps the biggest draw to get readers are the titles/headlines that accompany news stories – stories that are already out there. By attaching the catchy headlines, the staff hopes that the stories they have dug up…


Added by Nelma Lumme on October 24, 2017 at 12:00pm — 1 Comment

8 Tips for Launching Your Own Networking Event

Tired of attending other people's networking events to make new business connections? Creating industry events under your business name is a great way to make connections. Planning the event allows you to set the theme, agenda, and selection of expert speakers, as well as establish yourself as…


Added by Rogera C. Toussaint on October 23, 2017 at 12:28pm — No Comments

Improve the Efficiency of Your SEO Business with These Types of Tools

Depending on the number of clients you have, as well as the scope and type of SEO services you provide, your daily routine might include thousands of minute menial tasks that add up to hours of time wasted on something that could have been taken care of by a single tool, script, or service. Finding tools you are comfortable with can take a while, but if you properly identify the areas where automation could benefit you the most, you’ll be able to expand your client base…


Added by Tracey Clayton on October 23, 2017 at 4:36am — 4 Comments

Cost-Effective Ways to Increase Brand Awareness & Boost Visibility

There are many factors that go into creating a successful brand for your business, but the one resource you don't need a lot of is money. Flashy advertising can cost a lot, but there are numerous ways to increase your brand's visibility on a budget. Learn more about some of the best cost-effective methods for increasing brand awareness with the following guide by Raider Signage: …


Added by Steve A. Parker on October 23, 2017 at 8:57am — No Comments

Five Tips For Asking For A Networking Introduction

Know someone who knows someone? Then ask for an introduction! You don't have to be pushy or annoying about it but a simple question shouldn't hurt you, so there's nothing to lose! Once you have summoned the courage to ask, though, there are some basic things to bear in mind to make the introduction smooth and worthwhile for everyone…


Added by Rogera C. Toussaint on October 19, 2017 at 12:35pm — No Comments

Everything You Need to Know About Establishing Credit for Your Small Business

Everything You Need to Know about Establishing Credit for Your Small Business was created by Lendr specialty…


Added by Lendr on October 20, 2017 at 11:49am — No Comments

How to Boost Security for Your WordPress Site

WordPress is currently the most dominant content management system (CMS) and it powers about 27% of all internet…


Added by Harris Scott on October 21, 2017 at 12:19am — No Comments

Work Organization Techniques for Increased Productivity

Many people spend hours and hours behind their desks only to have their workday spiral out of control. And this isn’t something you’ll want to happen to you and your employees. You’ll want to limit all the distractions and ditch those low-priority tasks so that everyone can focus on the more important work. Luckily, if you know what you’re doing, you should be able to increase productivity in your office. All you have to do is follow some work organization techniques that…


Added by Tracey Clayton on October 18, 2017 at 6:52am — No Comments

Instagram Tip: Build Your Brand Community

Instagram is a powerful branding tool and highly effective for user engagement. So, use its strengths to your benefit! Establish a strong brand presence and build a community around it. Focus on who you'd like to engage with rather than sell to and you'll be on your way to building a…


Added by Rogera C. Toussaint on October 16, 2017 at 2:23pm — 2 Comments

How To Do B2B Company Data Selections The Right Way

For every B2B organization to function efficiently, current and precise B2B company data is the single most fundamental tool. Customer segmentation, analysis, and marketing communications can be effectively applied only to a robust collection of company information, firmographics, and transaction data. With a large amount of B2B data resources available, it is becoming…


Added by Emily Jackson on April 28, 2017 at 7:00am — 1 Comment

Why Being Data Driven is Excellent For Marketers

Overtaking competition in the marketing sector requires mastering the art of creating actionable insights on extensive data sets compiled from in-depth market research and analytics.

Once a comprehensive data strategy has been designed taking into consideration key performance indicators (KPIs), segmentation, collaboration models, the technology required etc, data can be used effectively in various spheres of business growth. Well organized data finds immense application in enhancing…


Added by Emily Jackson on April 28, 2017 at 7:00am — No Comments

5 Tips for Improving the Looks and Lifespan of your Office Carpet

Most business owners often overlook commercial carpets due to the belief that they are hard to maintain. To some extent, they may be justified because carpets are exposed to wear, mildew, and bad odor. However, one cannot disregard the fact that carpets offer lower maintenance than most flooring options in the industry. They are also aesthetic and help absorb dust and bacteria that reside in industrial…


Added by Jeremy Sutter on October 13, 2017 at 3:26pm — 1 Comment

Why WordPress is the Best CMS for Startups?

Digital content, and the quality of such, is one thing that separates a startup that is geared for success from a startup that is doomed to fail. The challenge starts with choosing the right content management system (CMS). Nevertheless, there is one CMS that receive rave reviews since it became a full-fledged CMS in 2008—WordPress. Beginner blogger or startup, the platform is deemed as the best CMS. Why is it so?

Reasons why startup must use…


Added by Nirdesh Singh on October 14, 2017 at 4:50am — 2 Comments

Millennials Are A Digital Generation

Generally defined as the generation born between 1980 - 2000, there are 92 million millennials in the United States, and annually they spend more than $600 Billion (Goldman Sachs, 2017). Unlike…


Added by Rogera C. Toussaint on October 12, 2017 at 12:31pm — 2 Comments

Effective Ways to Protect Your Small Business From Cyber Attacks

Cyber-attacks have become an unpleasant reality to practically every person and business. We have all heard of extremely worrying revelations about hackers infiltrating the IT systems of large companies such as Yahoo, Google, Citigroup, Sony and many others. Not to mention, there…


Added by Mikkie Mills on October 12, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Top 6 marketing tricks every company should use

On its most fundamental level, marketing is a form of communication between businesses and consumers. That is, it entices consumers into buying a particular service or product.

For this to work, marketers must embark on a complicated journey to find ever exciting ways of attracting and keeping customers. In this digital age, this trek has become increasingly high-tech and detail oriented. It is for this very reason that the most powerful messages are…


Added by Michael Austin on October 11, 2017 at 4:32am — No Comments

Fatal Business Mistakes Small Retailers Make

The modern business environment is ever-changing. Every single small mistake can turn out to be fatal. Most small businesses will not last 2 years. In the retail industry companies normally end up bankrupt pretty fast since competition is very strong. This is especially the case in the event the following fatal mistakes are made.

Not Planning Objectively And Effectively

So many new retailers just open shop without any plan. Optimism is not going to pay the bills. You can…


Added by Boris Dzhingarov on October 10, 2017 at 11:05am — 1 Comment

Leadership Tips: Have Confidence In Yourself

Leadership Tips for Start-ups

Have Confidence In Yourself

Building a brand means building trust and how can you expect others to trust you if you don't trust yourself? Trust in your ability to perform, lead and be…


Added by Rogera C. Toussaint on October 9, 2017 at 2:53pm — 2 Comments

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