How To Write The Perfect Business Report

business reportThis article is contributed by Jared Jaureguy. Writing a business report can really make your entire career. If you write up a great looking business report and show it to your superiors, they could be really impressed with your knowledge of business and your company. Continue reading “How To Write The Perfect Business Report”

Texting Apps for Windows Phone 8

young text messagerThis article is contributed by Natalia David.

Text messaging has basically taken the entire phone related world by storm. In a text a person can communicate with someone through easy, singularly sent packets of data. Just within 160 characters, an entire wide array of information can be exchanged. And through all of these benefits, the chief features of texts would have to be that they are cheap and instant.

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The Benefits and Uses of Vinyl Banners for Business and Events

vinyl bannersThis article is contributed by Annie Harrington.

Before the advent of digital printing on vinyl, custom banners were limited to clip art style graphics and blocky letters, but these days vinyl banners look incredible. From advertising a business, to announcing a city wide event, the uses of vinyl banners are only limited by your creativity. Whether you’re considering vinyl banners for your business, or looking for an inexpensive way to say “Happy Birthday” vinyl banners are a solution you should consider. Here’s a few of the pros of vinyl banners.

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Should You Stop Accepting Guest Posts

guest post author This article is contributed by Thomas McMahon. It’s no trade secret that guest posting is a favorite technique of link builders and SEOs around the globe. This has made the inboxes of webmasters and editors who accept these outside contributions flood to the point of bursting, and has created thousands of sites that feature poorly written guest posts that are stuffed with links. Continue reading “Should You Stop Accepting Guest Posts”

Online Shopping Can Hurt the Local Community

online shopping This article is contributed by Amanda Carlson. As the Internet develops, so does the related commercial aspect of life. Online shopping is a way that allows people to find and purchase exactly what they are looking for instead of settling for what is available locally. Although this provides a great deal of competition for shopping and a decreased cost in price, it could be doing more damage to our community than we may be realizing. Continue reading “Online Shopping Can Hurt the Local Community”

Promoting Your Small Business for Greater Impact with Blog Carnivals

carnival This article is contributed by Ken Myers. For the small business, promoting goods and services can be difficult at times when your budget only allows for so much spending. Although your website can offer a great deal of information, competition is great for nearly every niche. While you could spend a great deal of time and money in search engine optimization, there are other methods that could help generate interest in your business content. Continue reading “Promoting Your Small Business for Greater Impact with Blog Carnivals”

Integrating Your Online and Offline Marketing Strategies

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This article is contributed by Alastair Kane.

Rising smartphone use means consumers now have near permanent online availability. As a result, encouraging them to connect with brands online, prompted by offline marketing cues (and vice versa), should be integral to marketing strategies.

A dual-sided marketing relationship, online marketing strategies (social media campaigns, e-casts, blogs, SEO and PPC campaigns etc) and offline strategies (advertisements in newspapers, magazines, brochures, billboard campaigns, perhaps even a town crier) must integrate to present a united brand front.

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Can You Use Other Companies Brand Names In Your AdWords Advertising

legal view on brand names This article is contributed by Andrew Lolk.

Through my years working with AdWords, I’ve received quite a few requests from business owners wanting to advertise with competitor names on AdWords. My reaction to this has always been one of compliance. But I’ve only complied after carefully educating my Clients on the dangers of using a competitor’s brand (product or company name) in AdWords.

In this post, you will learn when it’s illegal to use them (it rarely is) and what I’ve been explaining to my Clients throughout the years. Continue reading “Can You Use Other Companies Brand Names In Your AdWords Advertising”

How To Get Your Guest Posts Accepted By Top Blogs

This article is contributed by Theresa Moyer. Guest posting is one of the most effective ways to market your writing style, blog and products. A great number of savvy bloggers prefer churning out guest posts to top blogs in their target niche in order to reap more traffic. However, reaching out to bloggers to get guest posts can be a bit difficult when you try doing it. The main reason, most probably, is top bloggers receive a huge number of requests every day and therefore approve only the best ones. Continue reading “How To Get Your Guest Posts Accepted By Top Blogs”