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5 Tips for Small Business Marketing Success

Marketing is a challenge for all small businesses, especially those on a budget. For a good return on investment (ROI), you’ve got to know who your …

7 Branding & Marketing Tips For Small Business Owners Just Starting Out

Shutterstock<p>Once you have decided that you want to start a business, you are going to have to figure out what your business stands for and how you …

Small Business

How mobile videos can help promote small businesses

The past few years have seen an explosion in the popularity of mobile videos. In fact, the use of online video is expected to grow about 55 percent …

7 Keys to Small Business Success

As part of my job to help small businesses implement Saas software solutions, I have counseled thousands over the years. As a part of this conversation, I often came to know the business in more depth, and I have visited many of the great ones in person. These are the lessons I learned, which seem …

Government small business scheme has handed out just £3.6m of £30m budget

BIS’s growth vouchers programme aimed to offer advice and services for up to 20,000 small businesses<p>A £30m government scheme to help small businesses has only handed out £3.6m with just weeks to go before it closes.<p>The growth vouchers scheme was launched in January 2014 and billed by the coalition …

Small Business

Minimal Design: How to Design More With Less

Minimalism and the use of whitespace are big design trends right now. Mastery of these techniques might look easy at first glance, but it is actually …

UI Design

Infographic: Picking the right logo color scheme

Choosing colors for your brand shouldn’t be about your favorite color, but rather what you want your logo to say about your company. Here’s a crash …

A Beginner's Guide to Choosing the Right Colors for Marketing Designs

7 Logo Design Tips to Create a Killer Brand

<b>Looking to start a business that requires a brand?</b> A lot goes into the endeavor, but one thing is certain: you will want a killer logo. Maybe you’re …

Graphic Design

An Introduction to Color Theory for Web Designers

Today we're going to learn the importance of color in Web Design and how to choose a pleasing color scheme. This article is part of our Basix series, …

UI Design

10 golden rules you should live by when combining fonts: Tips from a designer – Learn

<i>A photography instructor once told me that “You have to know the rules before you can break them.”</i><p>That’s the (simultaneously frustrating and freeing) …

Typography