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Five Easy Ways to Speed Up Your Website

Five Easy Ways to Speed Up Your Website

BY STEWART WOLPIN
Your sluggish site may be costing you customers. Here's how to give it a tune-up.
April 10, 2012 in Your Website

Want to Raise Money With Crowdfunding? Consider These Tips

Want to Raise Money With Crowdfunding? Consider These Tips

BY CATHERINE CLIFFORD
A new law will increase the ability of small-business owners to raise capital from crowdfunding. But proceed with caution.
April 4, 2012 in Getting Financing

Three Steps to Creating a Killer Mobile Site

Three Steps to Creating a Killer Mobile Site

BY AMY GAHRAN
With more customers accessing the web from mobile devices, having a mobile-friendly website is more crucial than ever.
April 4, 2012 in Building a Website

The Business Model for Disruption

The Business Model for Disruption

BY TIM BERRY
For groundbreaking companies like Twitter and Pinterest, business plans take a backseat to growing traffic. Thanks to the excitement over the expected Facebook IPO, it's starting to feel like the dot-com boom all over again.
April 3, 2012 in Business Plans

How Keyword Research Can Improve Your SEO

How Keyword Research Can Improve Your SEO

BY AJ KUMAR
Choosing optimal keywords can help raise your search engine rankings and increase traffic to your website.


Reading List: 10 Insightful Books for Career Changers

Reading List: 10 Insightful Books for Career Changers

BY MICHELLE V. RAFTER
Where to find step-by-step basics and inspiration if you're after a new gig, switching careers or thinking of starting a business
April 1, 2012 in Business Ideas

Facebook Timeline and Business Pages, Perfect Together

Facebook Timeline and Business Pages, Perfect Together

BY MIKAL E. BELICOVE
Facebook's Timeline becomes mandatory for all Pages tomorrow. Here's how to use the format to your best advantage.
March 29, 2012 in Social Media
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How Much Should You Pay Yourself?

How Much Should You Pay Yourself?

BY RANDY MYERS
For many small-business owners, the answer is probably more.
April 18, 2012 in Money

Mobile Gamers: If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em

Mobile Gamers: If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em

BY BRIAN PATRICK EHA
A look at three tools that can help you harness the power of gamification for your business.
April 13, 2012 in Your Website

Businesses Can't Afford to Neglect Customer Service on Facebook

Businesses Can't Afford to Neglect Customer Service on Facebook

BY MIKAL E. BELICOVE
Some well-known retailers are not responding adequately to customer-service complaints online. Your business should not do the same.
April 12, 2012 in Customer Loyalty and Retention

Why You Should Manage Your Own Social Media

Why You Should Manage Your Own Social Media

BY MIKAL E. BELICOVE
Hiring an outside consultant may seem like a good idea, but keeping the task in-house makes better business sense. Here are a few reasons why.
April 5, 2012 in Social Media

The JOBS Act: What You Need To Know

The JOBS Act: What You Need To Know

BY CATHERINE CLIFFORD
President Obama signed the JOBS Act into law today. Here is a rundown of what's in it, when those provisions go into effect and how they could impact your business.
April 5, 2012 in Financing

Why a Facebook Page Isn't Enough For Your BusinessPLAY VIDEO

Why a Facebook Page Isn't Enough For Your Business (Video)

BY MIKAL E. BELICOVE
Your website is all about your brand while Facebook is a social network that you can't control. Writer Mikal Belicove explains.
April 11, 2012 in Social Media

How to Attract Crowdfunding Investors Without Breaking the Law

How to Attract Crowdfunding Investors Without Breaking the Law

BY JOY SCHOFFLER
With the JOBS Act as the law of the land, changes to how you can market your small company to crowdfunding investors are on the way.
April 10, 2012 in Marketing Ideas

How Instagram Went From Idea to $1 Billion in Less Than Two Years

How Instagram Went From Idea to $1 Billion in Less Than Two Years

BY JASON FELL
Here's a quick history of the meteoric rise of the popular file-sharing app, which is being acquired by Facebook despite its absence of revenue.
April 10, 2012 in Apps & Software
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