Monday Roundup: Small Business Tips

Waxing UnLyrical

did you have a chance to participate in Small Business Saturday over the weekend? After all, small businesses (like mine !) In this post for the Social Media Hat , Calvin Sellers covers how you can make your small business stand out from the crowd.

The 2018 Small Business Social Media Confidence Survey [Infographic]

Social Media Today

A new survey has found that many small businesses are struggling to get a handle on social media marketing, and utilize it effectively

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A Small Business Guide to YouTube Marketing [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Is YouTube part of your digital marketing plan for 2019? Given the popularity of video content, it likely should be - here's a guide to some of the key elements of YouTube marketing

A Small Business Guide to Advertising on Instagram [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Are you looking to add Instagram ads into your social media marketing mix in 2019? Check out this infographic

Big Data for Small Businesses [Infographic]

Idaconcpts

While it may appear that large amounts of data can only take place in large enterprises, the reality is that some small businesses are also capable of producing large amounts of records on a monthly, weekly, or even daily basis. One of the biggest tech buzzword from 2014 was big data.

Small Business Marketing Optimization Tips for 2016

Webbiquity SMM

The year is coming to a close, which means it’s time to start looking at the exciting opportunities 2016 will have to offer your small business. but what you should really be doing is focusing on areas you can improve your business every day for the remainder of 2015.

A Beginners Guide to Instagram Marketing for Small Businesses [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Looking to add Instagram into your digital marketing mix in 2019? Check out these stats and tips

Facebook Small Business Boost: Free Ads for Small Businesses

Firebelly

Calling all small business owners! A Facebook Page for your small business. Your business must be based in the US. Enter on the Small Business Boost tab on the Facebook Marketing Solutions Facebook page.

A Small Business Guide to Facebook Chatbots [Infographic]

Social Media Today

While they haven't become the all-encompassing tool Facebook originally envisioned, the use of chatbots is rising. Check out this new infographic on the how and why of chatbots

Digital Success for your Small Business

Saying It Social

In case you missed our Google Partner Connect Live Stream event, check out our recap with our major takeaways from speakers Todd Rowe and Fred Vallaeys about digital marketing and advertising for your small business! The post Digital Success for your Small Business appeared first on.

Why Small Businesses Need SEO

Small Business Mavericks

Bigger businesses get all the attention while yours struggles to get the few customers you still have left. But you should know that there is hope for every small business in every business sector. SEO is something every business can employ at little expense and receive huge benefits. All you need is a reasonable budget, some time on your hands, and the ability to do what it takes to promote your business. 5 Benefits of SEO for Small Businesses.

27 Things That All Small Business Websites Need [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Does your business website need a refresh? Check out this list of essential business website elements

Video Marketing for Small Business [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Looking to get into video marketing but not sure where to start? Check out these stats and tips

Winning Instagram Strategies for Small Business

Later

Using Instagram for small business is a powerful (and affordable) way to grow your company. . If you can successfully tap into your Instagram audience, and create a strategy that’s both artistic and tactical, you’ll quickly see growth in your Instagram account and your business’ sales.

6 Social Media Tools to Help Grow Your Small Business

Social Media Today

As a small business owner, you have to take care of lots of stuff - and often social media marketing is not on top of your to-do list. Make marketing on social media more effective by using these six social media tools

How to Use Foursquare for Small Business

Idaconcpts

At the same time, businesses can attract new visitors and build customer loyalty. As a small business, you’re probably blown away by the figures: 20 million users worldwide are on Foursquare, and they have racked up 2.5

Tips For Streamlining A Small Business

The Realtime Report

Tips For Streamlining A Small Business. Nobody works harder than a small business owner. This is why it is important for small business owners to streamline their operation as this will keep things running smoothly while lightening your workload.

Small Business Marketing Through iPhone Apps | Small Business.

Small Business Mavericks

So is that a great opportunity to promote your small business? Small businesses are even getting in on the picture and it won’t be long before having your own iPhone app is going to be as important as having your own website. About Us What’s a Maverick?

How to Use Foursquare for Small Business

Idaconcpts

At the same time, businesses can attract new visitors and build customer loyalty. As a small business, you’re probably blown away by the figures: 20 million users worldwide are on Foursquare, and they have racked up 2.5

90% Of Small Businesses Are Networking Online

The Realtime Report

Nearly 90% of small businesses are spending time networking online, according to a new study by small business forum Manta. Out of 600 small business owners nationwide, 74% believe social networking platforms are as important as in-person networking – if not more so.

10 Ways Small Business Can Use Facebook Live Video Streaming

Pam Moore

Facebook Live video streaming enables brands and businesses of all sizes to tap into the power of video marketing and social media. It enables even the smallest of businesses to increase brand awareness, build community, nurture relationships. Benefits of Facebook Live for business.

Interesting Marketing Trends of Small Businesses [Infographic]

Cody Ward

Small businesses face challenges of small budgets and scarce resources, causing them to be even more selective of their decisions in growing their top line. Small businesses therefore test, pivot, and analyze to recognize where their dollars would be best spent.

4 Top Small Business Dashboards That Will Help You Succeed

Social Media Today

A business management dashboard can boost your company efficiency, and highlight new opportunities. Here are some tools to consider

The Best Social Media Platforms for Location-Based Small Businesses

agora pulse

No two small businesses have the same social media marketing objectives. Location-based businesses have different needs than their online-only counterparts. billion monthly active users , Facebook pages are a must-have for any local small business.

Social Media And Small Businesses

Firebelly

Two infographics related to social media usage among small businesses have been released recently and I wanted to share them. Here’s the first… And the second… Blog

Android Marketing For Local Small Businesses | Small Business.

Small Business Mavericks

Businesses represented in the check-in offers include: Arby’s Radio Shack Quizno’s Great Clips That may not look like much, but all of those are major chain stores. What if you were to make an Android-Latitude offer for your small business? About Us What’s a Maverick?

Facebook for Small Business Owners – 5 Killer Tips

Jason Yormark

By now, most small business owners are well aware that using the social media can be crucial for getting your message out to the masses, and for engaging with your target audience to promote brand recognition and loyalty. While many of the tips for the best ways to make use of Facebook for small business owners are pretty widely known, there are some hidden gems that can really take it to the next level. Small Business Social Media

California Small Businesses Poised For Growth in 2014 [Infographic]

Idaconcpts

California Small Businesses Poised For Growth in 2014. Despite all the talk about businesses being affected by the policies from the current administration, California small businesses are poised for growth this 2014. Are you a California small business owner?

Why Small Businesses Need PR

Proactive Report

Every small business owner is concerned about the bottom line. That, after all, is what business is all about – profit. However, there is another part to the sales funnel that most small business owners either don’t understand or ignore – public relations.

Facebook Announces New Small Business Promotion Campaign to Highlight Benefits

Social Media Today

Facebook's launched a new ad campaign which will promote local businesses, and highlight The Social Network's community benefit

Streak: Possibly the Best CRM System for Small Business

Waxing UnLyrical

CRM, public relations and small business. And when it comes to those of us who are business owners as well… well, we have to know how to manage relationships with not just the media, bloggers and our community, we also have to keep track of our business relationships.

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What “Big” Social Media Means for Small Businesses

The Realtime Report

Social media and viral content working on such a large scale is always a marvel to behold; however, it does create a bit of a conundrum for small businesses. The key to social is setting goals and starting small. No, small businesses cannot compete with the Oscars.

How Small Businesses Can Use Visual Content and Increase Conversions

Convince & Convert

Displaying amazing visual content online isn’t reserved for top dogs – companies small or large can use the web to share beautiful visual content online and, as a result, increase their conversions. Think about it – what do big companies have that small businesses don’t?

How to Empower Your Small Business PR with Thought Leadership

Meltwater

In small business PR, it’s easy to suffer from product or service egomania.OK… so I… Read More.

Small Business Website Dos & Don'ts: 20 Tips for Success [Infographic]

Social Media Today

This infographic lists some key elements of focus for your website development - and also what you need to avoid

How to Measure Social Media Success for Your Small Business

yMarketingMatters

With social media marketing, you can undeniably grow your audience, gain visibility and exposure for your company/products/services, provide outstanding customer service, and – yes – generate business and increase sales. How do you measure social media success for YOUR business?

7 Small Business Social Media Strategies to focus on in 2018

Socially Sorted

2018 is almost here and a lot is changing when it comes to Small Business Social Media Strategies. In this post I break down 7 strategies that will help to move the needle in your business with content and social media – some of them more. // Read More.

7 Ways to Generate Leads for Your Small Business with Content Marketing [Infographic]

Social Media Today

How can you influence buying behavior with your content? Check out these tips

10 Areas Where Small Businesses Lack an Online Competitive Edge

Kikolani

We all know it; even though we wish it weren’t true: small businesses have limited resources. They often have only enough time, money, and patience for the core of their business. Certainly, a small business should never sacrifice its unique selling position.

Small Business Social Media Will Grow in 2011 [infographic]

Mindjumpers

Tweet Many small business owners acknowledge the potential of being present on social media. This is part of the conclusion to a survey made by Webs.com based the replies from 1132 small business owners.

5 Things Small Businesses Need To Know To Avoid The Groupon Curse

Waxing UnLyrical

She explained that they were a small family business and that Groupon had actually misunderstood their offer dates, posting them incorrectly. To the small business owner, Groupon might seem like an easy solution to drive business and increase sales.

Are Small Businesses Effective Online?

Small Business Mavericks

When Should An Online Business Begin Marketing? » Are Small Businesses Effective Online? Many small business owners are working hard to effectively promote themselves and their businesses online. About Us What’s a Maverick?

Passbook and Small Businesses

Freelance Social Media

How can small businesses use Passbook? Passbook and Small Businesses. With iPhones upgrading to the iOS 6 operating system, a new feature to be aware of is Passbook. Passbook is an app that allows you to store loyalty cards, boarding passes, gift cards, movie tickets…the list goes on. Simply put, Passbook “passes” replace paper coupons, loyalty cards, etc.