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5 Trends Entrepreneurs Should Consider When Naming a Startup

When coming up with a name for your startup, don't consider it lightly. But do consider these business-name trends.
What You Can Learn About Branding From 'Project Runway'

What You Can Learn About Branding From 'Project Runway'

Putting a unique spin on your business can help you stand out from the crowd.
Big-Brand Results with Small-Business Budgets

Big-Brand Results with Small-Business Budgets

Use these three marketing principles that the world's most successful brands have incorporated into their strategies to win over customers.
5 Tips to Help Your Marketing Messages Sing

5 Tips to Help Your Marketing Messages Sing

Here's how to clear out the jargon and communicate clearly about your business.
5 Ways Store Colors Can Influence Shoppers

5 Ways Store Colors Can Influence Shoppers

A look at how color matters in your retail space. It can either help to sell your products -- or irritate customers. Choose wisely.
Yes, You Need To Tweet

Yes, You Need To Tweet

But more importantly, you need a smart social media strategy to build your brand and business online.
Reveal Your Retail Personality

Reveal Your Retail Personality

Three retail business owners show how to project personality and add a special flair to your store.
Beauty Businesses on Wheels

Beauty Businesses on Wheels

Small beauty-product marketers are extending their reach by going mobile. Here, a look at the benefits and what you can learn from these four-wheeling entrepreneurs.
How to Stand Out Among Bigger Brands on Google

How to Stand Out Among Bigger Brands on Google

These three tips can help small businesses develop a strong brand identity and improve their SEO.
How to Be Unforgettable Online

How to Be Unforgettable Online

Building a memorable brand begins with defining who you are, and then bonding with your customers so they won't ever forget.
Why Your Company's Founding Principles Matter

Why Your Company's Founding Principles Matter

5 ways your business values set you apart -- and set you up for success.
How to Brainstorm a Great Business Name

How to Brainstorm a Great Business Name

The right name for your company is out there. Here's how to find it.
Cupcake Wars, Cupcake Champions and the Magic of Brand Extensions

Cupcake Wars, Cupcake Champions and the Magic of Brand Extensions

TV spin-offs have something to teach business owners about getting more mileage out of their brands. Consider these five lessons from Cupcake Wars, Project Runway and other reality-TV favorites.
The 7 Deadly Sins of SEO

The 7 Deadly Sins of SEO

Are you guilty of these major search-engine optimization mistakes with your business website? Here's how to avoid them so you can really compete against the big boys.

What Do Etsy, GroupMe and Stamped Have In Common? An Eye on Design

Forget coders and engineers, some companies are touting their designers' acumen as what really helps them stand out.
Fresh Founders on Packaging a Product for Success

Fresh Founders on Packaging a Product for Success

In this 'Trep Talk Extra, Lev Glazman and Alina Roytberg share advice for entrepreneurs bringing a product to market.
Green Power: A Low-Cost Boost to Your Brand and Bottom Line

Green Power: A Low-Cost Boost to Your Brand and Bottom Line

An EPA program offers business owners an easy and relatively inexpensive way to take care of the planet and also improve their image among employees and customers.
With Social Media, Kick Off Your Conservative Pants

With Social Media, Kick Off Your Conservative Pants

To ramp up your young company's social-media presence, let your personality shine.
Product Placement's Future: The 'Gossip Girl,' Birchbox Mashup?

Product Placement's Future: The 'Gossip Girl,' Birchbox Mashup?

The cosmetics darling will offer customers a 'Gossip Girl'-inspired selection of goodies in May. If this branding hookup is the harbinger of what's to come, consider these tips for amping up your own offerings.
Why You Should Manage Your Own Social Media

Why You Should Manage Your Own Social Media

Hiring an outside consultant may seem like a good idea, but keeping the task in-house makes better business sense. Here are a few reasons why.
Facebook Timeline and Business Pages, Perfect Together

Facebook Timeline and Business Pages, Perfect Together

Facebook's Timeline becomes mandatory for all Pages tomorrow. Here's how to use the format to your best advantage.
New Franchises Team Up and Make Co-branding Work

New Franchises Team Up and Make Co-branding Work

Co-branding among franchises appeared to have lost its luster in recent years. But new concepts are emerging to prove that strategic combinations of businesses can cut costs and broaden the customer base.
Secrets of the 10 Most-Trusted Brands

Secrets of the 10 Most-Trusted Brands

Dreaming of the day your business becomes a household name? Follow these examples.
How a Cafe Chain Rebranded With a Pro Surfer

How a Cafe Chain Rebranded With a Pro Surfer

A chain rebrands with a local focus, a surf theme and a celebrity endorsement.
Brand Storytelling Becomes a Booming Business

Brand Storytelling Becomes a Booming Business

As businesses struggle to establish a strong corporate identity, there's no shortage of enterprises waiting to help.

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