Online Business

Online Business

Your website is the online portal for customers to discover and interact with your brand. Online business encompasses a number of resources and considerations, including building a website, web development, web design, working with programmers, creating web content, ecommerce, customer privacy and more.

Online business also looks at the companies and startups that are innovating online. 

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Listen and Learn From These 9 Emerging Entrepreneurial Podcasters
Podcasts

Listen and Learn From These 9 Emerging Entrepreneurial Podcasters

These podcasts use the radio format to deliver ideas and inspiration tailored to the needs, and schedules, of entrepreneurs.
Kimanzi Constable
3 Ways to Milk the Internet for All It's Worth
Online Business

3 Ways to Milk the Internet for All It's Worth

The giant firms of the web offer lots of services, some even for free. Learn how to maximize the benefits to bolster your startup.
Rene Reinsberg
5 Reasons Not to Waste Your Money on Internet Marketing Courses
Internet Marketing

5 Reasons Not to Waste Your Money on Internet Marketing Courses

Instead of spending money and time on courses claiming to teach you marketing, get back to building your email list and writing useful blogs.
Kimanzi Constable
New Online Businesses Should Steer Clear of These 5 Mistakes
Starting a Business

New Online Businesses Should Steer Clear of These 5 Mistakes

A lot of money can be made if you effectively set up your website, but these errors will hurt your chances.
Jonathan Long
Is the Death of Brick-and-Mortar Retail a Myth?
Retail Businesses

Is the Death of Brick-and-Mortar Retail a Myth?

Old-fashioned stores still can offer consumers a wide variety of options. Vendors can analyze trends and customize their offerings to cater to shoppers' desires.
Gary Lee
5 Easy Tweaks You Can Make to Consistently Land New Customers
Finding Customers

5 Easy Tweaks You Can Make to Consistently Land New Customers

People visit your website looking for what you offer. Making them feel welcome is step one to earning loyal new customers.
Kimanzi Constable
The 4 Basics of Making Money on the Internet
Online Business

The 4 Basics of Making Money on the Internet

Used improperly, the web can be a black hole -- one in which you dump tens of thousands of dollars without results.
Doug and Polly White
Slow Wi-Fi? 5 Easy Ways to Boost Your Signal Now.
Technology

Slow Wi-Fi? 5 Easy Ways to Boost Your Signal Now.

A roundup of user-friendly tips, tricks and tools to improve your Wi-Fi router's range and speed -- beer-can hack included.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Amazon Reportedly Set to Launch Mobile Credit-Card Reader
Amazon

Amazon Reportedly Set to Launch Mobile Credit-Card Reader

If the rumors are true, the nation's largest online retailer could give Square and PayPal a run for their money.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
5 Ways to Build Your Brand in Short Chunks of Time
Branding

5 Ways to Build Your Brand in Short Chunks of Time

It's important not to overlook the power of small steps and single interactions that can solidify and share your brand with others.
Jayson DeMers
The 4 Necessary Elements of Your Business' Online Face
Websites

The 4 Necessary Elements of Your Business' Online Face

Whether you've yet to build an online presence or it is lacking, follow this guide and start gaining customers.
Deborah Mitchell
Will Virtual Marketplaces Disrupt Your Industry Next?
Online Business

Will Virtual Marketplaces Disrupt Your Industry Next?

Uber, Airbnb and TaskRabbit are growing in popularity and should continue to rise. Now's the time to look at your business and see if you can follow those companies' paths.
Rob Biederman
7 Secrets to Designing a Business That Gives You Ultimate Flexibility
Starting a Business

7 Secrets to Designing a Business That Gives You Ultimate Flexibility

Your venture doesn't have to take over your life. Follow this list and have the time to do the things you want.
Mike Cooch
Google to Offer Business Owners 2 TB of Free Storage for a Year
Cloud computing

Google to Offer Business Owners 2 TB of Free Storage for a Year

Amid pricing wars between corporate computing leaders Amazon, Microsoft and Google, industry experts predict that cloud storage may soon become entirely free.
Geoff Weiss