Do You Know How To Create a Facebook Ad?

With nearly three billion monthly users, Facebook is a social media behemoth. It’s also one of the best places for small businesses to run ads, as you can directly target your potential customers. According to Hootsuite, the average Facebook user clicks on 12 ads a month—why shouldn’t some of

How To Use Personal Automation Software in Your Business

Automation is a big deal. It’s changing the way businesses from McDonald’s to small mom-and-pop stores run at every level, from dealing with customers and interacting with suppliers to paying bills and shipping packages.You’ve probably already thought about automating some of your business’ big processes and tasks, but have

What’s New in Payment Processing?

Cash may still be king, but its grip on the throne is slipping. As many as 80% of consumers now prefer to pay with their debit or credit cards over cash for payments, according to Fundera. And then there are electronic wallets like Apple Pay or Venmo. As digital

QR Code Resurgence: The Unexpected Benefits of Using QR Codes at Your Small Business

Whether you’re running a restaurant, managing a bookstore or overseeing a doctor’s office, QR codes could be the key to making both your staff and your customers feel more safe and connected during the pandemic and beyond.Around since the '90s, the square matrix barcodes have ebbed and flowed in

10 Apps To Help Boost Your Employee and Business Productivity

Stop checking your email. Stop spending precious hours in meetings. It’s time to get organized and get your business moving. You’ve told yourself all of this in the past, but the “busy work” keeps piling up.There are ways to get out from under the weight of your responsibilities, and

Is CRM Software Right for Me?

Are you keeping track of customers and new leads on Excel spreadsheets? On documents? In the notes app of your smartphone? Why?When your business is really small it's one thing, but as you get more customers and sales leads, it's harder to use these methods to record all the

7 Emerging Technologies & What They Mean for Your Business

The world is changing fast, and while we don’t yet have flying cars, self-driving ones are on the way. Emerging technology, though, attracts a lot of jargon and buzzwords that often obscure what it really means for you and your business. If you’ve ever wondered if “machine learning” was

10 Small Business Websites Creating Content We Love

As a small business owner transitioning to e-commerce, you know great content is important to your success. Having the right messages, told in the right way, on your active social media pages, newsletter and blog will help people discover you, giving you the opportunity to generate visitors and turn

Setting Up a VPN for Your Small Business

When the pandemic first hit and employees moved to working from home, many of them logged in without security. It became very clear very soon that security needed to exist outside the boundaries of the office. Small businesses needed a solution to enable remote secure access to documents, files