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Latest in Marketing News: Advice, Tips and Resources

Advice
What is a list of some of the most useful free online marketing tools?
By Daniel Saul | 7 Answers | Last Activity on October 08, 2020

There's a diverse mix of free marketing tools available today for anyone in digital marketing, but I only have experience with a few. Please let me know what free online marketing tools you recommend...

Advice
What social media monitoring tools do you use for your business?
By Sarah Burd | 16 Answers | Last Activity on October 07, 2020

I would like to measure my social media activity but I don't know where to start! What tools should I be using?

Advice
Any recommendations on simple conference calling providers?
By Roberta Day | 4 Answers | Last Activity on October 06, 2020

We are looking for a platform that offers one phone number but then gives us multiple bridge numbers that anyone within the company can use to start a conference call. Don't need video, reporting,...

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Precision Marketing 101: Exploring the Concepts and Tools to Do It
By Lauren Sirt | October 06, 2020

By focusing your marketing efforts on a particular subset of consumers, you can usually yield higher returns.

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13 Tips to Win Customers Over the Phone
By Max Freedman | October 05, 2020

When on the phone with your potential customers, you need these skills to make the sale.

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The Power of Facebook Messenger as a Marketing Tool
By Simone Johnson | October 05, 2020

Want to use Facebook in your marketing strategy? Here's how to turn its Messenger feature into a marketing tool.

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E-Commerce Has Seen Holiday-Level Demand Most of the Year. What Will the Holidays Look Like for Merchants?
By David Fletcher | October 02, 2020

Will demand climb even higher, or will shoppers spend less on gifts this winter?

Advice
How can I find a good social media manger/freelancer?
By Pinky Sharma | 6 Answers | Last Activity on October 02, 2020

I am bit confused how to hire the right person as a Social Media Manager on a freelance basis for my business. With so many people out there claiming to have social media experience, how can I tell...

Article
How to Host Your First Flash Sale
By Thomas Griffin | October 01, 2020

Are you looking for a way to see explosive sales and lead generation results? Flash sales are an effective, flexible solution.

Article
How to Leverage LinkedIn for Personal Branding
By Jared Atchison | October 01, 2020

There are tremendous opportunities on LinkedIn, especially if you know how to build your personal brand and leverage it.

Article
48 Free Websites to List Your Business
By Max Freedman | October 01, 2020

These 48 websites allow you to list your business for free. Here's why you should list your business in online directories and how to do it effectively.

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The Best Website Builders and Design Services of 2020
By Skye Schooley | October 01, 2020

Your website is an important part of your business. Learn about the best website builders and design services on the market today.

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Be More Likable: 11 Ways to Improve Your Facebook Page Instantly
By Max Freedman | October 01, 2020

Optimizing your business's Facebook page is a good way to drive engagement. Here's how to get more likes and shares on Facebook.

Article
Best Practices for Implementing Live Chat Support
By Andrew Martins | October 01, 2020

When your customers have questions, they want answers right away. With live chat software, you can make that a reality.

Article
Pinterest for Business Marketing
By Marisa Sanfilippo | September 30, 2020

When you're deciding on the components of your social media marketing strategy, one platform you might want to consider is Pinterest.

Advice
How can I monitor my employees in the workplace?
By Lina Jackie | 17 Answers | Last Activity on September 30, 2020

Employees use cell phones and PCs for many reasons such as storing work files within mobile phones, tabs, pads, and computers. The kind of data employees store in devices could be valuable for the...

Advice
How much Branding is important for your business?
By rick anderson | 6 Answers | Last Activity on September 30, 2020

Importance of Branding, Branding is compulsory for business or not? How much difference of revenue with or without branding. I know Branding is important for now but many businesses are run without...

Article
The Best Business Uses of Microsoft Word
By Jennifer Post | September 29, 2020

Microsoft Word offers a lot more options than you might think.

Advice
How do I market the opening of my new clothing store?
By Sumayyha Singh | 11 Answers | Last Activity on September 28, 2020

I'd like to open a retail store selling clothes but I have no idea how to market my clothing store and get customers to trust and buy my product lines. I need help when it comes to marketing. What...

Article
12 Instagram Marketing Tips for Business
By Marisa Sanfilippo | September 28, 2020

Check out these tips to help drive your Instagram marketing strategy toward better engagement and higher ROI.

Advice
How much should you budget for online marketing?
By Sami Salahat | 17 Answers | Last Activity on September 28, 2020

I started into eCommerce store 10 years ago. Now one of my sites has grown in size to 100,000 products. Even so, the orders coming in don't cover the website expenses. I have a full-time job...

Article
9 Twitter Best Practices for Business
By Kiely Kuligowski | September 28, 2020

Being successful on Twitter requires more than just keeping your message within the character limit.

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Choosing the Best Online Reputation Management Service
By Karina Fabian | September 28, 2020

Is your business's reputation failing? Here's how to choose the best online reputation management service to save your brand.

Advice
Where can I go to outsource my sales?
By Naveen Ullal | 9 Answers | Last Activity on September 27, 2020

I am looking for someone to create and manage a sales team for me to sell my products. In other words, This is an Internet Marketing/ Home business company and I have the Resell rights to the...

Advice
Is Facebook really neccessary for a start up business?
By Wynand Marais | 17 Answers | Last Activity on September 26, 2020

I am active on other social media sites, but I am trying to steer clear of Facebook because I had a bad experience with it. Will it hurt me in the long run to not have a Facebook page to advertise my...

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What is your advice on getting started with 3D printing? Could you recomend any good institutions/organizations for a crash course?
By Pradeep Prabhu | 7 Answers | Last Activity on September 25, 2020

Looking at venturing into 3D printing in India catering to multiple industries like manufacturing, modeling etc. How can I receive the best guidance/advice on 3D printing?

Article
Break Writer's Block with These 6 Brainstorming Tips
By Syed Balkhi | September 25, 2020

Brainstorming content ideas for future posts isn't always easy, but it's a necessary step in the creative process.

Article
Business Domain Names: Everything You Need to Know
By Max Freedman | September 25, 2020

Your choice of a domain name is important. Here's how to make sure you choose the right domain name for your business.

Advice
What are the features that an employee productivity tracking tool must-have?
By Anonymous User | 3 Answers | Last Activity on September 25, 2020

I want to know about the features that a best or good employee productivity tracking tool must-have. The features that can help to select the best tool for measuring employee producutivity.

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What Are Promoted Tweets, and How Do They Work?
By Kiely Kuligowski | September 25, 2020

Promoted tweets are a great way to increase sales and boost engagement on Twitter. Learn what they are and how they work; then get nine tips to help you run a successful promoted tweet strategy.