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'Tech Savvy' for Midsized Companies Means 'Customer Savvy'

JulieHunt
In parallel to technology considerations, the single most important success factor for most companies is The Customer. These days all activities related to the customer must be ramped up and more responsive to customer needs and desires.
'Tech Savvy' for Midsized Companies Means 'Customer Savvy'

What Small Businesses Need to Know About Social Media Marketing

BrettRelander
Despite the fact that an increasing number of small businesses are spending money on social media marketing, not all of them are reaping maximum benefits. This is often due to their inability to develop a personalized marketing plan targeted toward a specific audience.
What Small Businesses Need to Know About Social Media Marketing

A Guide to Social Media Success for Small Businesses

Brian Hughes
Small business owners have about a zillion things to do each day – and social media is not usually at the top of the priority list. However, the smart, effective use of social media is essential to building a business’s brand, connecting with potential customers, fostering customer loyalty, and even resolving customer complaints.
A Guide to Social Media Success for Small Businesses

What Google’s Recent Algorithm Updates Mean for Small Businesses [INFOGRAPHIC]

smatista
If you are a small business owner who finds Google's alliterative algorithms Penguin and Panda to be intimidating territory, you’re not alone. While it’s certainly possible to make a full-time career out of the analysis of these search engine rank determiners, it’s also possible to break it down into manageable and actionable bites. Let’s start with some clarifications.
What Google’s Recent Algorithm Updates Mean for Small Businesses [INFOGRAPHIC]

How to Utilize Customer Relationship Management for Brand Success

aliciavcci
There is more to a CRM than what meets the eye. It is not only a typical database utilized by the agents within a call center setting to call or receive calls from customers.
How to Utilize Customer Relationship Management for Brand Success

Best Free SEO Tools

AlbertMora
Having the right tools makes the job much easier, don’t you think? Luckily, there are plenty of completely free SEO tools that you can use to help you out in improving your SEO strategy
 Best Free SEO Tools

11 Tips for a Social Media Plan That Rocks and Rules

Anna Kelleher
Unless you are a social media natural or part of a team of well-paid social media marketers, the more humble, receptive, and truly interested you can be in your social networks, the more successful you will be. Here are my eleven tips for putting together a great social media plan that works for you.
11 Tips for a Social Media Plan That Rocks and Rules

Flexible Consumption: What Makes Cloud the Ultimate SMB Play

danielnewmanUV
What is it, exactly, that makes cloud such a smart play for the small and midsize company? While there are many things that attribute to how the cloud can help any business big or small, the biggest competitive advantage of cloud can be found in these three areas, which make up the concept of Flexible Consumption.
Flexible Consumption: What Makes Cloud the Ultimate SMB Play

"But What Should I Tweet?" Said the Small Business Owner

Bernadette Coleman
Not every tweet will interest everyone in your audience, and that's fine so the question is what and when do businesses need to Tweet and what are the best practices?
"But What Should I Tweet?" Said the Small Business Owner

11 Tips for Businesses Starting Out on Social Media

Kat Karvess
It’s not enough these days just to have a website. Lots of people think that having a website equals online presence. You build it, they will come. Wrong!
11 Tips for Businesses Starting Out on Social Media