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The Top 5 Bare Minimums for Marketing Your Small Business Online

The Top 5 Bare Minimums for Marketing Your Small Business Online | The Core Business Show with Tim Jacquet | Scoop.it
The lazy SMB owner's guide to online marketing

SUMMARY: Online marketing doesn't have to involve huge amounts of time and effort for small businesses, writes Jordan Denny. A few fire-and-forget strategies such as upgrading your site's search-engine-optimization strategy and claiming your business's profile on services such as Google Places or Yelp can make a big difference, Denny writes. "Stick to these to make the largest impact on your business with the smallest amount of work needed," he advises.
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Aaron N. Fletcher's curator insight, January 8, 2013 10:53 AM

We’re very in-tune with the desires of contractors and service professionals. We realize that marketing, social media and SEO are words that you wish you could rid from your vocabulary. Again, we understand. But the landscape is changing and you need to adjust if you want to stay competitive. As TopRank states, nowadays it’s not just your “competition” that’s showing up more prominently to your customers:


What companies need to understand is that online competition isn’t just businesses competing for market share in the business world, but information and content published from a variety of sources that compete for search engine and social media users’ attention.


So we’ve put together the top 5 bare minimum techniques that will have the largest impact on your marketing for 2013. Stick to these to make the largest impact on your business with the smallest amount of work needed.


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An exciting small business start-up - Jamaica Observer

An exciting small business start-up - Jamaica Observer | The Core Business Show with Tim Jacquet | Scoop.it
Jamaica ObserverAn exciting small business start-upJamaica ObserverLIKE the development of a foetus in a woman's womb, building a small business from scratch can be extracting, nerve-racking and exciting.
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Google Ventures-Backed Start-Up TrueLens Nabs $1.2 Million - All Things Digital

Google Ventures-Backed Start-Up TrueLens Nabs $1.2 Million - All Things Digital | The Core Business Show with Tim Jacquet | Scoop.it
Google Ventures-Backed Start-Up TrueLens Nabs $1.2 MillionAll Things DigitalSocial analytics start-up TrueLens announced Monday that it closed a $1.2 million round of funding led by Google Ventures.
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Small Business Lead Generation When You're Penniless

Small Business Lead Generation When You're Penniless | The Core Business Show with Tim Jacquet | Scoop.it
Small business lead generation is possible to do without customers or money. Here's how.
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Lockitron: The app that unlocked crowd-funding success - CNN.com

Lockitron: The app that unlocked crowd-funding success - CNN.com | The Core Business Show with Tim Jacquet | Scoop.it
For a few days, Lockitron looked like the little app that would, and should, but then couldn't.
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Proposed 'Protections' for Angel Investors are Unnecessary and Will Hurt America's Job Creators

In the financial reform bill outlined by Sen. Dodd are provisions that are both unnecessary and unhelpful at a time when policymakers should be looking for ways to make it easier to finance new businesses.
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The Core Buiness Show

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Small Business Talk Show about Management, Financing and Marketing.
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Forget Black Friday, shop Small Business Saturday this weekend

Forget Black Friday, shop Small Business Saturday this weekend | The Core Business Show with Tim Jacquet | Scoop.it
Want to help our local business community and find a unique gift for a friend or loved one? Then shop Small Business Saturday this weekend.
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Building a Startup Under Missile Fire - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Building a Startup Under Missile Fire - Wall Street Journal (blog) | The Core Business Show with Tim Jacquet | Scoop.it
Wall Street Journal (blog)Building a Startup Under Missile FireWall Street Journal (blog)Ben Lang describes in Tech Crunch how the first air raid sirens sounded at the beginning of an “Open Startup” event which offered a behind-the-scenes look at...
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This Week In Small Business: Cliffhanger! - New York Times (blog)

This Week In Small Business: Cliffhanger! - New York Times (blog) | The Core Business Show with Tim Jacquet | Scoop.it
This Week In Small Business: Cliffhanger!New York Times (blog)Small Business Saturday spending exceeded expectations, according to research from the National Federation of Independent Business and American Express (here is more analysis).
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5 Tips of Using Twitter Hashtags for Your Small Business - Boundbytech

5 Tips of Using Twitter Hashtags for Your Small Business - Boundbytech | The Core Business Show with Tim Jacquet | Scoop.it
5 Tips of Using Twitter Hashtags for Your Small Business - Boundbytech - http://t.co/7FYMvwiV...
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Google AdWords Training for Small Business Announced By JM Internet Group - Equities.com

Google AdWords Training for Small Business Announced By JM Internet Group - Equities.com | The Core Business Show with Tim Jacquet | Scoop.it
San Francisco ChronicleGoogle AdWords Training for Small Business Announced By JM Internet GroupEquities.comThe JM Internet Group (web: jm-seo.org), a leader in AdWords training for Small Business, has announced its Winter, 2012 schedule for Google...
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Disruptions: A $1 Billion Start-Up Might Not Be So Fun

Disruptions: A $1 Billion Start-Up Might Not Be So Fun | The Core Business Show with Tim Jacquet | Scoop.it
Being in the Billion-Dollar Club limits how, and if, a start-up can get out. For one thing, when you're the most expensive product on the shelf, very few companies can afford to buy you. ($1 Billion Start-Up Might Not Be So Fun !
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Want to grow your business? Use your numbers to do it

Want to grow your business? Use your numbers to do it | The Core Business Show with Tim Jacquet | Scoop.it
Here are ten ways to use accounting and bookkeeping to help you grow your business (Want to grow your business?
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