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Small Business Holiday Marketing Tips

on 11/29/2016 - 11:32 am

Most small businesses are just coming off the Black Friday buzz and are giving the holiday season a full court press before the end of the new year.  Other small businesses are still contemplating on what they can do to drive more business. 
For those who are still hesitant on what can be done, we’ve got some ideas that can help.
Holiday Promotions
By now you should know what your clients want. Holiday door busters are a great way to get your customers to spend a little more this holiday season.  Promotions such as dollars off or even BOGOs are great options to get customers buying.  Remember, most customers are looking for the best deal during the season ...

Small Business Black Friday Marketing Tips

on 10/28/2016 - 12:03 pm

You’ve decided to take part in the sales frenzy that’s known as Black Friday?  Excellent!  We want to make sure you get the most out of this sales event so pull up a chair and grab and pen and paper, because you’ll want to take some notes. 
First and foremost, don’t even try to compete with big businesses like Amazon, Target, Walmart or other big box retailers.  You’re a small business and you’re not in the arena of these heavy hitters, but you can still market your business during the mayhem and get some new customers out of it.

Identity Your Hot Deals:  Some of the biggest mistakes retailers, e-tailers or small busine ...

6 B2B Marketing Tips that Make a Difference

on 10/28/2016 - 11:12 am

Not all marketing efforts are alike, especially when you’re targeting other small businesses.  Before you head down the road of targeting the group of elusive business folk, don’t get mislead on the next great marketing gimmick.  Plan, execute and arm yourself with the best tactics to achieve maximum results.  Below are some of our favorite B2B Marketing Tips.
1. Focus on Customer Wants/Needs: 
It's easy to forget in the selling process what businesses want.  Instead, we get sucked into marketing ourselves with endless features that every company should have.  The truth is businesses run short on time and want to get down to making sure the ...

Benefits of Social Media

on 09/28/2016 - 11:04 am

According to a recent article, there are over 2 billion social media users. Additionally, over 90 percent of retail brand use two or more social channels. Those statics have grown since they were reported some twelve months ago. As a consumer you've witnessed some of your favorite brands in your social network of choice whether Facebook, Twitter or Pinterest. You’ve probably liked/followed their pages/boards or even liked their posts. As a business owner, you might even be watching how a favorite brand connects with their customers. Despite all the pros there are with incorporating social media in your business, there are many small businesses that aren't implementing it. Why is that? ...

4 Steps to Drive More Traffic to Your Blog

on 08/31/2016 - 09:16 am

Are you looking to drive more traffic to your blog?  Do you ever wonder what the secret is to a great blog that’s widely read?  The truth is its hard work running a blog.  If content is king, you need to understand your market and understand your customers more. We have some excellent tips on how you can improve your blog and get better results for your business. 
Know your Industry Bloggers
Have you searched the internet and found those bloggers that write about trending topics in your industry?  Which ones within your industry are most popular?  Visit their blogs and start talking to them, engaging with them.  Visiting them on a weekly bas ...

Want to Start a Business? Here are 5 Easy Startup Ideas

on 08/30/2016 - 01:15 pm

Today, all people are in a hurry. Their business lives are busy and their personal lives are even busier. As an entrepreneur, your goal should always be to meet an unmet need. If you can do that and keep your business simple, you have a recipe for success. The following are Service Businesses for Customers on the Go!
Cleaning Service
In 2015, according to Franchise Help, the cleaning industry which includes “residential cleaning, commercial janitorial services, specialty cleaning and laundry/dry cleaning services generated $51 billion in revenue.” This business has an easy start-up with standard cleaning supplies, a list of clients and or business cards/flyers and or a ...

Go Mobile with BIZDIREX

on 07/25/2016 - 02:35 pm

Did you know you can take BIZDIREX on the go with our mobile app? Available on iOS devices, BIZDIREX offers members the ability to have quick access to small business tips, listings, deals, reviews and more.  Save valuable time on get connected with the right partners and services to run your business more efficiently.
Here's what it looks like:

BIZDIREX is a technology-driven business exchange that connects your business with thousands of buyers and sellers. Our innovative platform provides members with instant access to tools and services that can enhance and expand your business.  Get instant access to some of our key features such as:

Power list your busi ...

Free Small Business Marketing Tools

on 07/25/2016 - 10:28 am

Running a small business can be a challenge, especially when everything seems to have a price tag attached to it.  However, expensive the market is, small business owners still have affordable options.  In fact, some of the hottest tools that are available online have the best price tag you could imagine.  They’re free!
Take a look at these Free Small Business Marketing Tools and starting saving your business time and money. 
Evernote & Evernote Scannable
The basic plan for Evernote is Free.  They have upgrades to the plan, but we think the Free one works just fine. The basic free account gives you 60 MB of new uploads per month, the ability to s ...

3 Email Marketing Tips for Successful Email Campaigns

on 06/29/2016 - 11:53 am

Did you know that the total number of worldwide email accounts is expected to increase to over 4.3 billion accounts by year-end 2016. (Radicati Group).  If that's the case then there's never a better time to start an email marketing campaign to your customers.  If you already have a steady email marketing strategy but you’re looking for better results, better click-through rates and ultimately better conversions, then take a look at these three tips on maximizing your email marketing efforts.
Make sure your email blasts are mobile-ready
41% of emails are opened on a mobile device. (Campaign Monitor) and with more people reviewing emails on the go, emails must be mobile-frie ...

LinkedIn Sales Tools For Your Business

on 06/29/2016 - 11:09 am

It’s an exciting time for LinkedIn right now and even more so for Microsoft.  With Microsoft’s recent purchase of the growing professional social network, Microsoft will probably expand their B2B marketing opportunities.  Right now, according to a recent article, “only about 1.5 percent of LinkedIn users pay for the “pro” version of the service, but this could change. Microsoft’s recent strategy has been all about selling technology services to businesses, and if you own a business, you may find future integrations and offerings appealing.”
With that, there are still important sales tools LinkedIn offers to businesses.  These are some ...