Marketing

Why Social Isn't Helping Online Retailers Find Customers
Social Media

Why Social Isn't Helping Online Retailers Find Customers

Search, email and affiliate marketing trump Facebook and Twitter for customer acquisition.
10 Ways to Find Customers with Mobile Marketing
Finding Customers

10 Ways to Find Customers with Mobile Marketing

As consumers increasingly use smartphones and tablets, it's high time for you to have a mobile marketing strategy.
Four Simple Ways to Find Customers
Finding Customers

Four Simple Ways to Find Customers

For new business owners, finding customers is job No. 1. Here's how to get the job done.
Seth Godin on Personal Branding
Branding

Seth Godin on Personal Branding

The business gadfly talks about connecting with customers for 'Behind the Brand' with Bryan Elliott.
Social Media

Pinterest For Business eBook Short

A Time-Respecting Action Plan to Pinterest for Under $6.
Did Google Stop Sending You Traffic?
SEO | Search Engine Optimization

Did Google Stop Sending You Traffic?

Consider these six ways to regain lost ground in Google's search rankings.
Daily Deals Not a Big Deal for Finding Customers
Finding Customers

Daily Deals Not a Big Deal for Finding Customers

When it comes to attracting new customers, daily-deal sites are popular but they rarely trump an owner's personal touch.
IWearYourShirt Puts a Social Twist on Product Placement
Social Media

IWearYourShirt Puts a Social Twist on Product Placement

How a 20-something entrepreneur gives businesses of all sizes a star turn.
How Fast-Growing Companies Use Social-Media Marketing
Social Media

How Fast-Growing Companies Use Social-Media Marketing

Here's a sampling of how growth-minded businesses use social media to ring in sales.
How to Really Build Loyalty
Networking

How to Really Build Loyalty

Here is a snippet of what's to come out of the leadership and loyalty focused Successful Online Business Conference.
Five Reasons Why Your Mission Statement Probably Stinks
Marketing Plan

Five Reasons Why Your Mission Statement Probably Stinks

Steer clear of these common mistakes and you'll be on the path to creating a statement that defines your business.
How to Target Your Message to Find Customers
Finding Customers

How to Target Your Message to Find Customers

Small businesses don't need a data crunching geek squad to identify and reach more qualified groups of customers. Consider the following strategy.
Five Facebook Developments for Businesses
Social Media

Five Facebook Developments for Businesses

From deal making to commenting, Facebook's latest offerings shouldn't be ignored by business owners and brand managers.
Making the Most of 'Contact Us' to Gather Leads
Building a Website

Making the Most of 'Contact Us' to Gather Leads

Why listing your contact information on your website just isn't enough.
A New Tool to Help Businesses Check Out Who's Checking In
Marketing Ideas

A New Tool to Help Businesses Check Out Who's Checking In

Geotoko helps businesses reach customers of every check-in app persuasion.
Guy Kawasaki on the Art of Enchantment
Customer Service

Guy Kawasaki on the Art of Enchantment

The business guru shares his views on how to be really winning.
Why We're Still Lost In Geolocation
Grow Your Business

Why We're Still Lost In Geolocation

If you expect services like Foursquare or Gowalla to help grow your business, move past the check-in and offer something of value.
Marketing Without the ZIP
Finding Prospects

Marketing Without the ZIP

A California ruling makes it illegal to collect customer ZIP codes in-store. Time to find more innovative ways to collect data on your customers.
A New Do-It-Yourself Alternative to Groupon
Online Marketing

A New Do-It-Yourself Alternative to Groupon

PeopleDeals combines customization and a lower-cost offer for social-media coupons. But will the tool be too time-consuming for the average small retailer to be practical?
Facebook and AmEx Offering Business Makeovers
Financing

Facebook and AmEx Offering Business Makeovers

Winners of The Facebook Big Break for Small Business contest each receive $20k. Learn how to enter here.
Don't Ignore the Easiest Place to Find Customers
Finding Customers

Don't Ignore the Easiest Place to Find Customers

Here's how to turn your current customers into your best customers.
How to Use Video to Market Your Business
Mobile

How to Use Video to Market Your Business

Consider these tips to help you produce video that connects with your customers.
How to Expand a Contact Database to Find More Customers
Finding Prospects

How to Expand a Contact Database to Find More Customers

Consider these tips for building a robust contact list on a budget.
Has Your Business Benefited From the Downturn?
Business Management

Has Your Business Benefited From the Downturn?

Business owners who've survived the downturn have gained some useful skills that could pay off as the economy improves.
Why You Should Optimize Your Social Media Presence
Social Media

Why You Should Optimize Your Social Media Presence

Many of the top consumer brands have dropped the social media ball. Here's how you can learn from their mistakes.
Five to Follow on Twitter for Social Media Newbies
Online Marketing

Five to Follow on Twitter for Social Media Newbies

Here's who celebritweet Sean Malarkey follows on Twitter to learn about what's new in social media.
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