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Crowdfunding – Useful To Start Your Venture

January 9, 2017

Crowdfunding is one of the most famous forms of crowd sourcing and it is the latest technique of raising capital for a new venture or project. With the help of this method people can request money through websites meant for this purpose from a large group of people inclusive of the contact in their network and from strangers as well. With the help of this method, businessmen can develop their business and even individuals can get financial support for their special initiatives.

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5 Ways to Use Content Marketing in 2016

January 9, 2017

In today’s technologically advanced world, a majority of people are using the internet to conduct research on products and services that they are interested in. To make sure that customers are aware of the products or services a business offers, they must establish a sound online presence. Now that 2016 has begun, it is more important than ever for companies to create custom websites and heavily invest the time and effort into content marketing. The following is a list of things to keep in mind in regards to content marketing this year.

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What Businesses Are Doing Wrong on Social Media (And 5 Tips For Success)

January 9, 2017

For many business owners, the temptation is to use social networks to promote themselves and broadcast their messages. But if you stop thinking like a marketer and start thinking like a customer, you’ll understand that the secret to social media is in the “social” more than in the “media”. The secret is to simply be likeable. Here are 5 tips for small business owners (and business people at all levels, really) to be more likeable and ensure greater success using social media:

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Is Your Business Guilty of These 6 Blogging Mistakes?

January 9, 2017

These days it seems like every business has a blog. However, just because everyone has a blog doesn’t mean everyone is doing it right. Whether you’re just launching a blog for your business, or you’ve been blogging for awhile, it’s easy to fall into some blogging bad habits. Here are some lessons learned along the way, including the mistakes.

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Why Being First to Market Isn’t Always Best

January 9, 2017

It might seem like you have to come up with a game-changing concept like Facebook or the iPod to have a successful startup, but the reality is far different. A recent Nielsen study found that new products, far from having an advantage in the marketplace, are often at a disadvantage. If you’ve got a world-changing idea, don’t give up—just make sure your product launch is supported by plenty of sales outlets where customers can “stumble across” your product, strong marketing and advertising support to make them aware of it, and social media and PR efforts to spread the word.

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What Do You Want Social Media to Do for You?

January 5, 2017

The two most common reasons business owners give for not using or investing in social media are that they don’t have time and they don’t need it. This is because so much social media advice out there insists that every business has the same reason for using social media: to engage with customers and grow business. In reality, not every business needs or wants to do these things.

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Pinterest Introduces Web Analytics for Business Pages … And Other Hot Topics

January 5, 2017

If you’ve been using Pinterest over the last year and a half, you won’t be surprised when I tell you that there have been some big changes. But Pinterest isn’t the only site that’s undergoing changes this week. Less than a week after announcing an update to its news feed, Facebook says that Timeline is getting a facelift of its own. Read about these top stories and much, much more in this week’s marketing news roundup.

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5 Ways To Gain More Organic Search Clicks

January 5, 2017

In order to gain more organic search clicks, your site must engage the user by providing content on the search results page that is relevant to the search term entered. It is important that your search result sticks out from the sea of other search results to gain more clicks, and this is best done by developing a strategy for search engine optimization in Phoenix. The following is a list of 5 ways that you can increase the number of clicks on your link from the search engine results page:

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