Get Inspired! Easy Facebook Post Ideas for Small Businesses

There’s not much more inspiring (when it comes to a how-to blog post), than forgoing the typical “you must do this” format in favor of taking a look at real — and realistic — examples of how local business owners just like you are excelling at social media. And that’s why we’ve put together a […]

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The Business Owner’s Guide to Everything Yelp (And Then Some!)

Did you know that 79% of people who read online reviews say they trust them just as much as they would the personal recommendation of a friend or family member? (Tweet this) That’s powerful stuff. And Yelp, with over 120 million unique visitors per month, is still the most popular review site for many consumers, […]

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Hate Social Media? Here’s Your Pain-Free Plan for Success

When you have nothing else to do, social media can be an excellent way to pass the time. But if you’re a small business owner, managing your social media outlets, or even trying to come up with a social media plan, can feel like a drain on your short supply of energy, especially when your […]

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Gettin’ in a Quickie: How to Promote Your Blog Posts (Fast!)

I have a confession to make: Sometimes my blog posts can be a tad on the, shall we say, “longer” side? But that is not the case today. No, today I’m in the mood for something that gets right down to the action without any unnecessary talking. (Or typing.) Yep, that’s right, you’re about to […]

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How to Turn Your Daily Routine Into Amazing Blog Posts

The best part of a long day is that moment when you finally get to call it quits. Shutting down, heading home, and putting a rough day behind you are the moments all small business owners look forward to. But don’t flip on the TV just yet. As it turns out, those difficult days you […]

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Everything You’ve Ever Wondered About Facebook Contests

If you’ve been on Facebook recently, you’ve probably noticed more than a few contests being held by small business owners. Seems like fun, doesn’t it? But since contests can appear to be difficult to run and more than a little time-consuming, many business owners don’t consider them to be a viable marketing tactic. Here’s the […]

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A Simple Way to Generate Amazing Blog Post Ideas

Writing a blog would be awesome … if it weren’t for all the writing. Trying to rack your brain for an interesting blog post topic can be incredibly infuriating. You know blogging is good for business, and you know it draws online searchers to your site. But sometimes you simply cannot come up with an […]

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Grow Your Blog at Light Speed With This Website

We love blogging so much that we tend to hand out blog tips likes they’re candy on Halloween. A few post ideas here, some tips for fabulous headlines there – all in the effort to help you grow your small business. But once you’ve written that amazing blog post, you begin an entirely different kind […]

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Clear the Social Media Clutter: What to Do Right Now

It’s quite possible that the best time to be a small business owner is right at this very moment. After all, we live in the era of the great equalizer, the thing that unites people from across the globe: the internet. It used to be that you placed an ad in a local newspaper, the […]

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Get Unbelievable Engagement With Facebook Power Editor

When you set a piece of paper on the sidewalk on a hot summer’s day, nothing much will happen. But if you take a magnifying glass to that same sheet, you’re suddenly focusing all of the sun’s energy into a ball of concentrated light, and pretty soon you’ve got a charred piece of paper on […]

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