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[21 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

According to the 2013 Small Business Technology Survey, produced by the National Small Business Association, “social media is a growing piece of small businesses online strategy,” with LinkedIn and Facebook leading the field in terms of social media outlets used for business purposes. The report points to a notable drop in those small firms who said they don’t use any social media whatsoever, from 53 percent in 2010 to just 27 percent today. Part of the reason is that social media has moved from being a purely social platform to …

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[29 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

When it comes to social media; diversify your content; ask questions, share quotes you find interesting, use videos, photos and links. Engaging your audience will keep users interested; increasing your recall. Increasing your top of mind awareness is optimization on and off line, and converts into loyal customers.
 

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[5 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

We know humor, when used properly is very effective in increasing recall and brand awareness. Tell us what you think about Radio Shack’s new protection plan campaign. Are these commercials funny and effective? We want to hear from you.

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[1 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

Miriam’s Dictionary defines host as army, multitude.
Do you have an army protecting your on line reputation, data, business? Very few of us stop to think about what it means to have someone “host” your website or store your data.
When considering this service be sure to consider and evaluate more than the monthly hosting fee.
Where is the hosting company based? What kind of support do they offer? What are the uptime guarantees? If you don’t know the answers to these questions or are not sure what they mean to you. It’s …

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[11 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

In our ongoing effort to provide customers with excellent communication and transparent service, we are passing along notification that one of our third party vendors will be performing a final stage of routine maintenance on the network they provide. Please note, no effort is required on your part and your services should not be affected in any significant manner. Our data centers and network are designed with extensive failover and redundancy in place to provide premium fault tolerance and resilience. This maintenance is scheduled for April 11th and again on …

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[26 Dec 2013 | No Comment | ]

Networking is among the best ways for small businesses to pick up new customers. One of your New Year’s resolutions should be to join a new community or neighborhood group and/or attend a new networking event. It’s important that you keep talking about your business.

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[18 Dec 2013 | No Comment | ]

Get more attention with the moving pictures….. People have a tendency to watch videos over reading text, so why not give them what they want. Create interesting videos about your business, its products and services and use YouTube to promote your business. YouTube videos can easily be embedded into your website and shared on other social media channels.  This will give people a stronger sense of your business and can even be used to set you up as an expert in your field. And that means more sales. This approach …

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[15 Oct 2013 | No Comment | ]

Love the new campaign we just launched for CasinoLuck Gulf Coast Community Federal Credit Union! There is nothing more satisfying than being a part of our clients’ success stories!
 

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[3 Sep 2013 | No Comment | ]

A QR Code is a two-dimensional barcode that is readable by smartphones. It allows to encode over 4000 characters in a two dimensional barcode. QR Codes may be used to display text to the user, to open a URL, save a contact to the address book or to compose text messages. “QR Code” is a registered trademark of DENSO WAVE  INCORPORATED.
To read QR Codes with your smartphone, you need an appropriate software installed on your phone. For Android-based devices, you can use Barcode Scanner by ZXing. On iOS-Devices like iPhones there are …