Keep an eye out for the following affordable, high-quality small-business services and trends this year.
Here's how you can turn data into a difference-maker -- and crush your competition.
Problems in shipping, inventory management and taxes can sneak up on you.
This is the year mobile will dominate ecommerce, brands will reach peak content production and consumers will max out on content consumption.
Marketing efforts will always take time, especially early on as entrepreneurs figure out what tools and platforms work best for their brand, but these marketing hacks are a great start.
Conferences are a great way to take a break, network and refuel.
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Their strategies won't guarantee your success, but they will increase your chances.
Why focus on customer acquisition, a website and manufacturing when you don't have to?
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For entrepreneurs that run an ecommerce or brick-and-mortar store, it is important to understand how you will be taxed on your goods.
You can't predict everything that might cause a customer to abandon their shopping cart but these three moves are known losers.
To be on your A-game this year, you have to be using the right platform to maximize your sales potential.
Order fulfillment? Website security? Mobile commerce? What are some smart ways to get over the obstacles each presents?
Retail should continue to pay attention to both platforms.
Ever hear of contextual shopping? It's coming to a website near yours.