We’ve all been hearing lately in the news, about the numerous cyber-hacking scandals and thefts that have been taking place in the retail sector, the most well-known being the Target accounts that were hacked just before Black Friday a few Read More. . .
Twitter, Facebook, Google +, Tumblr, YouTube and Pinterest. We’re constantly being asked everyday to tweet, like, share, pin or reblog something for someone. We see a kid on the news – not much older than your neighbor’s son, sell his Read More. . .
Let’s be honest – we all know why businesses create “newsletters”. We know that they’re going to use them to eventually ask us to do something or buy something. But your email marketing efforts really should focus on nurturing a Read More. . .
You know from time to time, I run across a prospective client who wants to update their current website. This can be a sticky situation for a web designer like myself. At some point I have to decide if the Read More. . .
I’m often surprised at the number of small business owners who want to teach themselves web design, because they think they can save money by building their own website. I’ve been in business for myself for the past 7 years Read More. . .
I think it’s pretty safe to say, that in order to be a successful small business owner, you have to have an certain amount of “moxie”. You need to be a self-starter and unfortunately while having initiative can be a Read More. . .
You know there’s been a lot of talk and “buzz” on the web about taking your business to the next level by finding new ways to “monetize” your products or service. I’m a strong believer that leveraging the power of Read More. . .
Keeping up with all of the social media buzz that’s out there can feel a bit all consuming. If you aren’t careful you can actually spend too much time on your social media marketing efforts. Now I know some of Read More. . .
Thinking about expanding your catering business by offering cooking classes? Want to book walking tours of your neighborhood from your local craft supply shop or book store? How about booking an outdoor photo workshop or weekend retreat? If you’ve ever Read More. . .
So you’ve managed to build a pretty nice size list and have great clients but how often do you stay in touch with them? Who are all those people on your list and how many of them are prospects that Read More. . .