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Top 4 Important Internet Marketing Strategies for Small Business Owners

Posted by Jenn Johnson & filed under Small Business Focus.

Internet marketing strategies aren’t something that should be avoided or put aside during the complete overview of the business. It may be overwhelming deciding which internet marking strategies to add but we’ve put together our top four most important strategies for small business owners. Top four most important strategies for small business owners:

WhatsApp Business: Android Release

Posted by Eric Frye & filed under Small Business Focus.

image courtesy WhatsApp WhatsApp Messenger is a globally popular mobile app with over 1.3 billion active monthly users. This free app allows users to send multimedia, make free calls, message internationally, and chat in groups. WhatsApp was founded in 2009 by Brian Acton and Jan Koum, both former employees of Yahoo!. In countries such as… Read more »

Small Business Mobile Apps: What You Need to Consider

Posted by Colleen Frye & filed under Mobile Marketing, Small Business Focus.

A new survey reveals some interesting findings about small business mobile app trends. According to 2017 survey done by Clutch, the development of mobile apps has become a bigger priority for small businesses. This is not surprising considering that smart phones are now the primary source of information and communication for an ever-broadening range of… Read more »

5 Ways to Build Trust as a Local Business

Posted by Erin Meyer & filed under Business Growth, Content Development, Digital Marketing, Small Business Focus.

The rise of online shopping and big box stores has made it tougher for small businesses to compete in their own local markets. While the mega retailers can often undercut local businesses on price, there is one key advantage local businesses can leverage, and that is trust. Shoppers tend to be more confident about doing… Read more »