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The Small Business Guide To Digital Marketing On A Shoestring Budget

Brand promotion doesn’t come easy, and the odds don’t favor small businesses. With neither the time nor the resources to compete with the heavyweights, they have to rely on their wits to get the word out. On the bright side, a number of free (or almost-free) digital marketing tools have made it …

Small Business

'A new way for small businesses to produce effective marketing'

Haim Toledano: "There is a new way for a small business to produce effective marketing."<p>International marketing consultant Haim Toledano presents us …

How To Do Twitter Marketing in 10 Minutes a Day

Your mornings are precious. Sacred “you” time (when you’re not frantically checking your email while getting dressed while planning your route to …

How to Build the Best Marketing Strategy You Can Using Only Free Tools

With what is available for free, there has never been a better time to bootstrap a startup.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, it is more important than ever for you to create an efficient marketing strategy. Because startups often have low budgets, …

7 Cost-Effective Ways To Market Your Business Online

Let’s face it — online marketing is hard. It involves weaving together a complex set of intricate and highly-technical knowledge across a wide array of skill sets. We’re not just talking about search engine optimization here. And every entrepreneur also knows just how important it is to market …

Marketing

YouTube Director app helps business owners on a budget create DIY video ads

YouTube today announced a new suite of tools to help business owners get started with creating video ads on a budget.<p>The YouTube Director suite comes in three parts: the first is a free iOS app that lets you shoot your own commercial using a template and step-by-step instructions of what to shoot. …

How to Grow a Small Startup Business From 0 to 5 Figure Months in 100 Days

Being a CEO for over 10 years and managing couple different companies after getting my MBA definitely taught me a thing or two about the business world, but putting the so called safety of the corporate world and biweekly paycheck behind me and taking on the competitive business arena as an …

Product Names Mostly Do Not Matter -- Don't Believe Me? Ask Smuckers

“With a name like Smucker’s, it has to be good.” Really?<p>If Smucker’s can annually generate hundreds of millions selling food to consumers, there is little risk that a mediocre company or product name will preclude a tech company from achieving success.<p>Thus, do not obsess during the naming process. …

How to Get the Best URL for Your Business Without Paying a Fortune | Inc.com

So you'd rather not spend your startup's precious cash on a million-dollar single-word domain--but still need to crack the URL puzzle?<p>Stakes are high and your timing is crucial when you're securing an address for your new company, says Jessica Scorpio, the founder of car-sharing service company …

How to Create the Perfect Facebook Page for Your Business: The Complete A to Z Guide

Facebook now has over 1.65 billion monthly active users. And as small business owners and brand managers, there’s a very good chance you’ll be able …

This Traffic Generation Strategy Made $100,000 on Indiegogo

<i>Johnathan Leow is the author of “The Crowdfunded Kit.” This post originally appeared on Crowdfund Insider.</i><p>If there’s one big lesson about crowdfunding I’ve learnt in the past eight months, it is that pre-launch marketing can make or break your campaign. I’ve gone from knowing next to nothing about …