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Run Your eCommerce Business with Affordable Shared Hosting
29 May

Run Your eCommerce Business with Affordable Shared Hosting
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Keeping your eCommerce website running smoothly is essential to prevent lost sales or users from dropping off. Choosing the right hosting for your eCommerce website matters, and for most companies, a shared hosting package is the right way to go. What Is Shared Hosting? Shared hosting, the most affordable type of hosting, is provided using shared servers, where one computer runs many websites. This hosting service can be an excellent choice for a starting online store. There’s limited access to server resources and some restrictions on the applications you can run. Still,...

Online marketing trends
18 May

Online Marketing Trends Your Small Business Needs to Learn About
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The rise of social media and smartphone technology has provided billions of individuals a reason to get online. Most businesses now have an online presence to capitalize on. With billions of dollars being generated annually in the US alone, learning about some of the up and coming online marketing trends can help you get a head start with your online business. So let’s get to it! 1. Content Is Still King One of the oldest online marketing methods is still one of the most effective. Content marketing is still considered king among the top...

Why You Should Start an Email Newsletter
11 May

Small Business – Why You Should Start an Email Newsletter
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Owning a successful small business requires more than the ability to provide items or services currently in-demand. To stand out from the competition while establishing your business as trustworthy and professional, you must first create a functional marketing strategy.  One of the most used marketing tools available for small businesses is an email newsletter. And it’s only normal, since, for every $1 you spend on email marketing, you can expect an average return of $42 (DMA, 2019). Now that’s a high ROI! Before we start going into the reasons why you should...

8 Must-Have Web Management Tools for Small Business
4 May

8 Must-Have Web Management Tools for Small Business
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Managing a small business and a website can sometimes feel both challenging and time-consuming. However, there are specific tools that can make it easier and more cost-effective, so you can focus on what you do best. In this article, we are going to discuss some of the best tools available to small business owners. 1. WordPress WordPress is the most popular content management system for creating websites. This CMS is well supported and has been around since 2001. The best part about WordPress is that it’s free. For small businesses, WordPress allows...

Small business website costs
1 May

Small Business Costs for Building a Website
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Most small business owners are subject matter experts in their line of businesses, but not when it comes to websites and hosting. For this reason, determining the cost of building a new site may be particularly challenging. While some things like a domain name and web hosting may be obvious, other cost considerations like plugins and website maintenance may not even be thought of at all when launching a website. No need to worry! We’ve got you covered with a list of key aspects you’ll need to think about when planning...

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13 Sep

Infographic: Cybersecurity for Small Businesses
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Small businesses often ignore security precautions. Sometimes it's due to a lack of resources, other times it's because they think hackers won't care. On the contrary, 58% of all malware attacks are targeted at small businesses, because hackers know there is no proper security in place. Just like you would lock up your office space or your home, even though nobody was coming to rob you, you should think about your website the same way. So that when someone does come to get you, they won't be able to do it....