Archives for Small Business

The Best Cloud Backup Tools for Businesses in A Wired Economy

The world of business is constantly changing in today’s wired economy. While businesses increasingly rely on ones and zeros to store data worth billions of dollars, the technology is not perfect. It is estimated that despite hard drives becoming faster and more reliable, they are still prone to failure. This is where cloud storage can and has saved the day. Businesses that pride themselves on creating multiple backups are just as easily ruined when their office premises is struck by natural disasters or acts of terrorism. It is for this reason that just having a backup of your most critical
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Beyond the Drawing Board Implementing Business on A Budget

One of the biggest concerns for startup business owners is costs. This can even be a concern for business owners who don’t have to rent space for the business. There are still bills to pay for a certain period of time until the profits start rolling in. However, the profits can only start rolling in once the planned business ideas can make it off the drawing board. But implementing business ideas takes times and money. While you can implement business ideas on a budget, by maximizing every dollar you spend as we will look at below, it’s important not to
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Top Password Management Tools for Businesses

As a small business owner, one of the things that you’ll have to do a lot of is managing multiple passwords. You will be required to memorize the password somehow to your PayPal account, website hosting service, email services, computer admin, and many others all the while ensuring that the passwords are hard to guess.
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Are We Seeing the Beginning of The End for Websites as We Know It?

We have been hearing about the imminent demise of regular top down, button-down, business websites for years. However, the fact is that despite the growing influence of social media, encrypted chat services, and even the dark web you still see websites. As a matter of fact, the number of websites seems to grow each year. But let’s be fair not all websites have something to sell, and they are not all there for branding purposes.
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7 Best Practices for Small Businesses Online

One of the most common misconceptions of small business owners is that they need to focus a lot on social media. They have been lead to believe that having 5000 Facebook fans, and a few hundred blogs, and Diggs will help them do well. But in fact, all they need is business i.e. customers, clients, referrers, and shoppers. But figures alone can’t make it happen. Getting real people to follow, like and buy from you is not difficult with the right approach. Most the steps below can be rolled out in just a couple of days. But the only thing
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Why You Should Have A Mobile-Optimized Website

Mobile technology has dominated the internet, and it’s no longer a secret. With 4.01 billion  smartphone users and 85% online user engagement via mobile devices, it is only evident that  businesses think about mobile users. If you have an online business or want to tap the digital  market, you cannot do it without a mobile optimized website.
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