Tag: Businesses


B2B News for Friday, September 23, 2022: Two New Grants for Businesses, New Data Security Tool

September 23, 2022

Via: B2B News Network

The Stacy’s Rise Project has expanded into Canada. Applications opened yesterday and close October 28. Four recipients will receive a $15,000 CA grant and access to a mentorship opportunity with PepsiCo Foods Canada and Frito-Lay leadership. “After a successful U.S. […]

Advertising & Marketing, Technology

Is Marketing Missing the Customer Experience Revenue Opportunity?

September 23, 2022

Via: CMSWire

Marketing’s role beyond the point of sale is a gray area. While we’d all broadly agree that our job is to create demand by helping businesses recognize they have problems, fewer would agree that keeping new customers happy should be […]

Platforms, Technology

Meta Adds New, In-Stream Payment Options for SMBs

July 18, 2022

Via: Social Media Today

Meta’s looking to give its eCommerce ambitions another push, with the launch of payments between users and businesses within Messenger chat, providing another way to facilitate transactions in its apps. As you can see in this example, the new process […]

E-payment & Security, Technology

3 reasons to move to real-time payments

July 6, 2021

Via: Payments Dive

The pandemic has shaken up the payments industry as we know it. With more businesses incorporating contactless activities into their workflows, existing payment methods such as cash and paper check deposits are becoming obsolete. In fact, 66% of business leaders […]

Advertising & Marketing, Analytics & Data, Technology

Unlocking the secrets of data storytelling in 2021

March 18, 2021

Via: Searchenginewatch

We’re seeing the growing importance of storytelling with data in 2021—primarily because of the amount of data being shared with audiences over the past year. But data needs to make sense to people if it’s to lead to better engagement […]

Advertising & Marketing, Technology

Seven smart ways to upgrade your ecommerce content marketing strategy

December 17, 2020

Via: Searchenginewatch

One of the best ways for ecommerce businesses to enhance their business presence is via content marketing. Around 92% of businesses consider content as their business asset. It’s no wonder that content marketing can offer up to three times more […]


Microsoft partners with Citrix for the future of virtual desktops

July 14, 2020

Via: The Verge

Microsoft and Citrix have been working together closely for decades, but that partnership is going a step further today. Microsoft is partnering with Citrix to use the company’s Citrix Workspace portal as its “preferred digital workspace solution,” and Citrix is […]


10 Cheap and Affordable 3D Printers to Buy

June 26, 2020

Via: Hongkiat

There was a time when 3D printers were a novelty – but not anymore. You see hundreds of businesses using 3D printers in their manufacturing. Similarly, there are thousands of websites featuring 3D printable models, and people even buy 3D […]


Coronavirus and the paid search sector: How businesses are gearing up to come out the other side

April 1, 2020

Via: Searchenginewatch

Over the past couple of weeks, paid search specialists Adthena have been sharing some fascinating insight into how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting the paid search sector in markets around the globe. I spoke to Adthena’s VP of marketing Ashley […]

Technology, Website design and optimization

3 ways to increase your revenue from digital products in 2020

February 18, 2020

Via: Smart Insights

Creating and selling digital products is one of the best ways to monetize a website. Over two billion people are expected to buy digital products in 2020, which indicates huge opportunities for businesses. With more and more people buying online, […]

Advertising & Marketing, Technology

How to use predictive analytics to power up your email marketing

January 7, 2020

Via: Smart Insights

Using predictive analytics to power up email marketing is nothing new, but it is becoming increasingly popular these days – particularly for e-commerce businesses. The reason for this is that predictive analytics help companies make smarter and faster decisions. Check […]

Mobile Commerce, Mobile Marketing

How to use mobile apps to grow your startup

November 15, 2018

Via: Smart Insights

Ever since the smartphone revolution began, a lot of opportunities have opened up that can help businesses to thrive. The combination of mobile apps and new age startups has the potential to change the rules when it comes to business. […]

Technology, Website design and optimization

SEO basics: The top 8 mistakes that rookies (and new businesses) make

April 17, 2018


SEO mistakes can be easy to make, especially when you’re just starting out – either as a new SEO, or as a fledgling business. By being keenly aware of specific pitfalls that new businesses and SEO rookies can fall into […]

Advertising & Marketing, Technology

6 Small Sales and Marketing Changes That Drive Big Revenue

November 27, 2017


When numbers dip, company leaders don’t need to make sweeping changes to get revenue climbing again. Sometimes, the smallest adjustments provide the biggest boosts to sales and marketing initiatives. According to industry surveys, most companies wish their sales arms performed […]


How AI can save businesses from costly mistakes in expense reports

November 9, 2017

Via: TheNextWeb

Of the many tasks required to keep a business running smoothly, few can be more time-consuming — and potentially problematic — than filling out, filing and auditing expense reports. These and other auditing tasks are essential for keeping your finances […]

Advertising & Marketing, Technology

Google’s Providing New Ways to Enhance Your Brand’s Appearance in Search

September 7, 2017

Via: Social Media Today

Google’s looking to make it easier for businesses to manage their Google listings, with a new option to manage how your company appears in Google search direct from the search results themselves. As you can see here, new options have […]


3 Financial Ratios That All Successful Small Business Owners Need to Track

March 14, 2017


What are the top three financial ratios that small business owners could benefit from tracking? originally appeared on Quora – the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world. Owning a […]


Disrupt Or Be Disrupted: Why Platform, Not Pipeline, Will Save Your Business

March 8, 2017

Via: DigitalistMag

Rapidly pacing the front of the room, voice bellowing, arms gesticulating, you’d think Erich Joachimsthaler, founder of Vivaldi Partners, was doing his best drill sergeant impersonation from Stanley Kubrick’s Full Metal Jacket. Alas, Mr. Joachimsthaler was nowhere near marine barracks; […]


Trump’s New Nafta Looming, Businesses Look to Retool

February 22, 2017


The Trump administration’s pledge to retool the North American Free Trade Agreement has some small businesses drawing up a Plan B. To prepare for possible changes well ahead of any official action, options under consideration include cost-cutting moves, new tax […]


Going Global: 5 Best Practices for Businesses Working with International Clients

February 20, 2017


Between differences in time zones and executives with heavy travel schedules, setting up calls to check-in, measure progress, or coordinate efforts can become a struggle. We’ve found it wisest to address these issues at the beginning and to be gracious […]