Tweak Your Biz Title Generator Receives Rave Reviews But Have You Tried It?Did you know that on average, 8 out of every 10 people will read your blog's title (headline copy) but only 2 will read the rest? Hence, an outstanding blog post title can increase tweets, Facebook Likes, and visitor traffic by 50% or more. Copyblogger founder: Brian Clark says: “Your headline is the first, and perhaps only, impression you make on a prospective reader. Without a compelling promise that turns a browser into a reader, the rest of your words may as well not even exist. So, from a copywriting and content marketing standpoint,…


As technology continuously evolves and becomes more accessible, customers have become more informed and more demanding. This means that projects have also become more complex — and team management more difficult. While an astounding 97% of organizations believe project management is critical to business performance and organizational success, only fewer than a third of all projects actually…

As a small business owner, it’s likely that at some point you’ll begin managing employees. Managing employees is not innate, but rather it is a skill that is developed over time and with experience. However, there are some pitfalls you can avoid with awareness of how your behavior impacts the whole team -- even if it is just you and one employee. Use your interpersonal skills to start the…


One common trait in small business owners/executives is that they are not afraid to get their hands dirty. If there is a technical problem, the office needs to be tidied or the finances need to be reviewed, they are hands-on kind of people. Take *Yvonne (not her real name) for example. She has built up her company from just herself to 20 employees and now her business is on the cusp of growing…

Your business needs a content marketing strategy. If you’re not quite there yet, you should, at the very least, have an onsite blog. Companies that write onsite blogs get more web traffic than companies that don't. Once your onsite blog is in good shape (aim for about 15 posts a month), get moving on content marketing. Content marketing is not something that is done willy-nilly though. You…


Brought to you by Spark Business from Capital One The risks of becoming an entrepreneur can be great, but so can the rewards. For Jason Fritton, President and Co-Founder of Patch of Land, a real…

Do you work with people who like to gossip?  It can be difficult to get your work done when your coworkers talk about other people. Here are 13 suggestions on how to do your job and handle gossip…


Starting their own business venture is a dream come true for budding entrepreneurs and running it successfully is one of the most rewarding and satisfying feelings. It also, however, brings with it a…

You've been used to the three existing placements: desktop newsfeed, mobile newsfeed, and right column. And you may have heard of the mobile app placement a few months ago at F8, the Facebook…


While CRM in and of itself does a myriad of things that can benefit you, you’ll also need to tie in at least three external applications to maximize results. Since your CRM is the center spoke of…

Why the future of search is personalized, the urban legend of free social marketing, content that sells, authoritative content, what to post on Facebook, WordPress widgets, guest bloggers, your…


Vetting an SEO agency, persuasive web design, going green, using stickers and decals for branding, content marketing for the Millennial generation, stand-out business cards, when is your website in…

Franchise legislation is complex and is governed by federal and state laws. These laws are not uniform, and can vary from state to state. Additionally, there are different state and federal laws…