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5 Tips for Learning About Your Audience With Google Analytics
By Chris Christoff | August 28, 2020

Looking for a way to learn about your target audience? You can gain valuable insights on how people engage with your website with Google Analytics.

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Should I send my team to coding boot camp?
By Daniel Larkin | 18 Answers | Last Activity on August 24, 2020

A few members on our team don't understand technology very well. I've read that coding boot camps promise they can turn almost anyone into a capable web developer. I've done my research but prices...

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What is the scope of PowerApps in a business app? Are people using it?
By Nirav Parmar | 3 Answers | Last Activity on August 20, 2020

I want to know if PowerApps is booming or not? Are people using it for app development and does it have a good future? Please guide.

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Three Martech Trends You Should Know in 2020
By Jared Atchison | August 18, 2020

Here are the MarTech trends that will impact your business in 2020 and beyond.

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How to Find Marketing Opportunities With Google Analytics
By Chris Christoff | August 17, 2020

Google Analytics can help you make some very effective marketing decisions.

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How to make pdf document read only without setting any password protection to the document?
By Mounica Yathavakilla | 9 Answers | Last Activity on August 14, 2020

I have a pdf file which i need to send to client and i want to make it read only without setting any passwords . And in the document , right click along with print option , saving , print screen ,...

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7 Questions to Ask Before Connecting With Your Audience on Social Media.
By Rotem Gal | August 11, 2020

Before competing with other businesses on social media, ask yourself these questions to help you craft a brand voice that sells.

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As an early tech start-up, should I hire developers or outsource work?
By Kiran Patel | 24 Answers | Last Activity on August 10, 2020

Being a startup you most definitely are in need of services that are reliable and affordable at the same time.

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3 Ways Small Businesses Can Use Data Insights for Growth
By Chris Wilson | August 07, 2020

Translating data into business strategies is not an exact science, but there are a few ways to leverage this information and spur effective business practices.

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Automation Doesn't Mean Losing Personalization
By Clate Mask | August 06, 2020

One of the great challenges of automated systems is losing some interaction with your leads and customers. But automation, done correctly, doesn't mean losing a personalized touch with customers.

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11 Surprising and Helpful Statistics About Social Media Marketing
By Katherine Hunter-Blyden | August 05, 2020

Social media changes how people interact with brands. Here are some key statistics on trends in social media and how you can take advantage of them.

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Survey Says: The Importance of Survey Data in Marketing
By Max Freedman | August 05, 2020

Survey data can help you better understand who uses your products and services, and why. Using this data to inform your marketing can make your budget go much further. Here's how to do it.

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How can a customer support chatbot enhance my businesses' success?
By Ruth Hoffmann | 8 Answers | Last Activity on July 29, 2020

I'm planning to add a chatbot on my website to improve the customer experience. I'm looking forward to reading reviews from those who are already using chatbots. How has it benefited your business?

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How to find companies that need outsourced IT services?
By Ryan Salter | 5 Answers | Last Activity on July 27, 2020

I just started with Tech Advisors. I am trying to find companies that need IT services. Tech Advisors is an outsourced IT managed service company. So I am looking for companies with 10-150 employees...

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4 Powerful Business Metrics You Should Track for Success
By Chris Christoff | July 24, 2020

Do you want to use your metrics to make smarter business decisions? Let's look at four important metrics and how to use them to grow your business.

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10 Ways to Measure Customer Satisfaction
By Derek Gallimore | July 13, 2020

Companies lose billions annually to bad customer service, so focusing on customer satisfaction is a great way to go. But how do you determine and measure their satisfaction?

Advice
Any recommendations on software that will allow for scheduling/reserving conference rooms?
By John Lindsey | 3 Answers | Last Activity on July 03, 2020

The Cook County Government is designing high tech conference rooms for our employees. We need a scheduling software to book the rooms. What are your recommendations?

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How to File for a Patent
By business.com editorial staff | July 02, 2020

It's common for people to be confused about the patent process. We answer your FAQs.

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5 POS Reports Your Retail Business Should Be Using
By business.com editorial staff | June 25, 2020

Increase sales and minimize waste at your store with the data already in your POS system.

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How to Use Data Science to Get Ahead in Business
By business.com editorial staff | June 08, 2020

If you know how to use it, big data could be the key to even a small business's success.

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How to Use Content Marketing to Boost Organic Search
By business.com editorial staff | June 02, 2020

Crafting the right content can help you reach the right audience and boost your SEO.

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What Is Predictive Merchandising?
By business.com editorial staff | June 01, 2020

Learn the basics about predictive merchandising and what small businesses need to know.

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How to Judge the Success of a Marketing Campaign
By business.com editorial staff | June 01, 2020

Whether your campaign is analog or digital, there are ways to measure its success.

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Business Decision-Making: Gut Instinct or Hard Data?
By business.com editorial staff | April 27, 2020

In the world of business, decisions matter. Should you trust your gut or rely on the hard data?

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Quality Data Only: How to Apply Data Minimization to Your Business
By business.com editorial staff | April 21, 2020

Excess data is a vulnerability for your business. Minimize your data to reduce the risk.

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Market Research Industry Overview
By business.com editorial staff | April 13, 2020

From its inception in political and social science polling in the early 20th century, the market research industry has grown.

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6 Ways Artificial Intelligence Can Transform Your Small Business
By business.com editorial staff | April 10, 2020

Learn how you can leverage AI to better serve your business and your customers.

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Decision Support Systems Applications and Uses
By business.com editorial staff | April 08, 2020

Decision support systems may provide businesses with more accurate projections, better inventory management and data analysis.

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Big Data, Big Impact: How Data Improves Your Social Media Marketing
By business.com editorial staff | April 08, 2020

Big data has significantly changed the way businesses market on social media.

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How Do You Sustain and Grow Your Customer Relationships?
By business.com editorial staff | April 06, 2020

The most important thing in marketing is to retain your most profitable business customers