Local Accounts for Largest Growth in Online Advertising

Online advertising will continue to grow for years to come, especially local business advertising. JupiterResearch. According to the US Online …

SBA Loans Jeopardized By Fee Spat
Lenders, borrowers upset about fees

Whether or not small businesses turn to Small Business Administration loans for help, there seems to be a fight brewing …

Getting Customers Without Google
Other ways to use the Internet to get customers...

Let’s not be mistaken. Google is an incredible tool to get customers to find your business. There’s no question about …

Be THE Resource for Your Niche
Be Great at One Thing Instead of Mediocre at Many.

One way to gain significant ground in your industry is through targeting a niche. Instead of trying to cover a …

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Rounding Up Small Business Resources
Maybe a surprise or two

Like everyone else, a small business owner can easily run out of ideas, or worse, encounter a lot of bad …

How Small Businesses Can Be Affected by the Super Bowl
Take advantage...

If you are lucky enough to operate a small business in the area where a Super Bowl is being held, …

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We cover a lot of things here at SmallBusinessNewz. In order to help you keep track of exactly what you …

The Relationship Between Location and Competition
Your competition can work for you or against you...

In a recent article, I talked about ways to get customers to come in off the streets, and one of …

Mortgage, Tax Queries Occupy Searchers
Personal financial issues weigh on their minds

Small businesses who advertise in the keyword arenas for mortgage or tax preparation probably saw, and will continue to see, …

Netscape Browser To Live A Bit Longer
One Month Extension on Support

Many small business owners and entrepreneurs will remember when Netscape dominated the web browser industry. Netscape as you may know …

Don’t Let Background Checks Keep You From Hiring the Right Person
Reputations can be misleading...
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In recent articles, I’ve discussed the importance of keeping a respectable online reputation as a business. Now I’d like to …

Small Business Owners Delaying Retirement
Close to half concerned about money
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Close to half of small business owners are worried they will not have enough money to retire (43%) and many …

Cost Of Flying Floats Upward
Look out for nickel- and dime-related deaths
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You’ve typed, clicked, and called, but at times, there’s just no substitute for getting on a plane and going somewhere …

The Young Trust Business More

The ninth annual Edelman Trust Barometer shows the United States is experiencing the widest divide between business and government in …

Inevitable? Doing Business With Google
Google holds the top spot in paid search, period.
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Any small business owner who wants to get more attention from searchers probably should get ready to work with Google. …

Get Customers in Off the Street
Attract the Eyeballs

Getting customers to physically come into your store isn’t quite as easy as getting visitors to your web site. With …

Improving Your Small Business Online Visibility
Have a better online reputation

If you have a small business and want to improve your online visibility along with building a positive reputation there …

How Often Should You Update Your Social Media Pages?
Just Keep Them Up to Date...

This began as a reply to a comment that I got on my article "Don’t Let Social Media Marketing Work …

eBay Unveils Major Impending Update
"Big" and "good" sellers to benefit

The typical press release is an exaggerator extraordinaire – it uses words like "significant," "sweeping," and "fundamental" without regard for …

Stay Focused to Increase Productivity
Don't Overload Your Brain

The University of Oregon conducted an interesting study back in July looking at how the human brain breaks down short …