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5 Great Small Business Blogs and Their Secret to Success

Sometimes it’s easier to be inspired and get motivated when you see others succeeding at something you want to do. This is why we ask people who have lost weight how they did it. It’s why you want to know how one local business launches, catches fire and succeeds while another, similar business doesn’t. Rather than…continue reading …

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The Local Business Guide to Barnacle SEO: Hitch Your Wagon to a Star

Many small local businesses are being inundated by advice to build links, write content, and become more sociable online. Don’t get me wrong, all of these tactics are wonderful, long-term practices that will usually reap rewards for your website. There are things, however, that a business owner can do in addition to all these things,…continue reading …

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Google My Business – Free Tool For Small Businesses

Google recently launched Google My Business, this free tool allows small businesses to connect with their customers. It took a few years, but Google finally put all of its Google services for businesses in one place: Businesses can now update their information on Search, Maps, and Google+ which will make it easy for customers to get in…continue reading …

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Remarketing on Twitter: It’s Okay to Follow Your Visitors

One of the core principles of advertising is proper audience targeting. Reaching out to the wrong audience is a waste of both time and budget, and can only serve to hurt the success of your campaigns. Thankfully, our options in online advertising have matured over time to offer ever more granular targeting. Twitter is no exception,…continue reading …

Women Entrepreneurs Optimistic About the Future

In their recent report, Bank of America found that small business owners, especially women, are optimistic about the future. According to the Spring 2014 BOA Small Business Owner Report, two out of five female respondents have launched businesses in the past five years. Although respondents indicated that most of these businesses got off to rocky…continue reading …