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3 Apps to Help You Write a Marketing Plan
Starting a Business

3 Apps to Help You Write a Marketing Plan

These tools can help you figure out your needs, understand your competition and develop a cost-effective marketing strategy.
Cynthia Boris
11 Google Products and Services You Might Not Know Exist
Technology

11 Google Products and Services You Might Not Know Exist

Google is more than just a search engine and cloud service provider.
SBA Debuts New Market Research Tool for Small Business
Marketing

SBA Debuts New Market Research Tool for Small Business

Learning where your competitors are and how you stack up against them has never been easier thanks to a new tool from the SBA.
The Best Digital Handwriting Tools for Businesses
Technology

The Best Digital Handwriting Tools for Businesses

If you're looking for an app or stylus to digitally capture handwritten notes and drawings, we've found several options.
Jonathan Blum
3 Online Resources for Getting Expert Startup Advice
Starting a Business

3 Online Resources for Getting Expert Startup Advice

Can't afford to have an attorney on speed dial? Don't worry, help is just a click away.
Cynthia Boris
How to Boost Productivity With 'Social Bookmarking' Tools
Productivity

How to Boost Productivity With 'Social Bookmarking' Tools

A look at the services to consider, plus tips for making the most of them for your business.
Amy Gahran
Obamacare Made Simple, Courtesy of SBA
Finance

Obamacare Made Simple, Courtesy of SBA

The Small Business Administration is offering help on navigating the new health-care reform requirements.
Catherine Clifford
3 Low-Cost Tools for Managing Social Media
Marketing

3 Low-Cost Tools for Managing Social Media

These little-known options can help simplify the process at little cost.
3 Tools for Backing-Up Your Social Media Accounts
Technology

3 Tools for Backing-Up Your Social Media Accounts

Your old tweets and Facebook posts may come in handy someday. Here's how to make sure they aren't lost forever.
Cynthia Boris
10 Essential Steps for Getting Started With QuickBooks Accounting Tools
Technology

10 Essential Steps for Getting Started With QuickBooks Accounting Tools

Follow these tips for using the popular accounting software right.
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Infographics
Marketing

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Infographics

We answer all your burning questions about infographics and give you seven resources for creating your own.
Ann Handley
Why 3-D Printing Is Becoming a Serious Industry
Technology

Why 3-D Printing Is Becoming a Serious Industry

A trio of printing big shots weigh in on the growing trend.
Improve Your Website: 3 Free Tools for 'Screencasting'
Technology

Improve Your Website: 3 Free Tools for 'Screencasting'

How short videos can be used to demonstrate a new piece of software, to report problems with your site or during a redesign.
Cynthia Boris
3 Free Tools for Creating Your Own Infographics
Marketing

3 Free Tools for Creating Your Own Infographics

You don't have to be a design expert or spend a lot of money to create eye-catching infographics.
Cynthia Boris