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How Much Money Should Your Business be Spending on Marketing? - Business 2 Community

How Much Money Should Your Business be Spending on Marketing? - Business 2 Community | All Business just Small | Scoop.it
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How Much Money Should Your Business be Spending on Marketing?
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This article claims that in 2012, on average 10.4% of revenue was spent on marketing.  Is that consistente with your business?

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Best Pinterest Beauty Pins Aug. 11, 2013 - Bella Sugar

Best Pinterest Beauty Pins Aug. 11, 2013 - Bella Sugar | All Business just Small | Scoop.it
What do Lollapalooza and Coco Chanel have in common? They were both popular on Pinterest this week. Our latest roundup of beauty quotes and street style from Lollapalooza were also some of the top repins, aside from ...
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Small Business Majority Blog » Blog Archive » Affordable Care Act 101 Weekly Webinar Series

WEBINAR: What does the #ACA mean for #smallbiz? Join @SBAgov today at 12pm ET. http://t.co/7GCxIHL3L1. Part of #ACA 1.0.1 series.
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Does anyone really know what will happen with #ACA?

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10 Blogging Ideas for the Small Business | The Frugal Entrepreneur

10 Blogging Ideas for the Small Business | The Frugal Entrepreneur | All Business just Small | Scoop.it

Are you procrastinating with setting up your business blog because of the ever elusive thoughts running through your mind, “What do I write about?” I hear this all of the time from small businesses.

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Some people have asked me whether I actually write my own blogs or pay someone else to write them. If you're wondering, I write them myself. This blog does a great job explaining one of the reasons why.

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Local Businesses - Small Business Trends

Local Businesses - Small Business Trends | All Business just Small | Scoop.it
Facebook rolls out expanded Graph Search. Facebook Graph Search is best for local businesses currently. Other small businesses may not get value.
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Local businesses or retailers that sell particular types of products may find Graph Search helpful to get discovered.

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Government Grants for Small Business: Grants For Women Entrepreneurs - Government Grants for Small Business

Government Grants for Small Business: Grants For Women Entrepreneurs - Government Grants for Small Business | All Business just Small | Scoop.it
Government Grants for Small Business - Grants For Women Entrepreneurs - Government Grants http://t.co/9NoSUnORwB
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What the Recent Penguin 2.0 Update Means for Your Business

What the Recent Penguin 2.0 Update Means for Your Business | All Business just Small | Scoop.it
To put in place a strong online content management strategy, be sure to make yourself aware of the recent updates to Google's search engine algorithm through the Penguin 2.0 update. (What does Penguin 2.0 mean for your small business?
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Twitter, Chase to Offer $1 Million in Free Advertising to Small Businesses

Twitter, Chase to Offer $1 Million in Free Advertising to Small Businesses | All Business just Small | Scoop.it
Twitter will give Chase's 4 million small business customers $1 million in free advertising on the platform, the companies announced on Monday.
The two were short on details about the program, which will award the free advertising in $100 increments.

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6 Reasons Why Small Businesses Often Fail With AdWords - Search Engine Journal

6 Reasons Why Small Businesses Often Fail With AdWords - Search Engine Journal | All Business just Small | Scoop.it
6 Reasons Why Small Businesses Often Fail With AdWords
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Managing AdWords campaigns for small businesses offer many challenges besides just optimizing AdWords in the regular sense.
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There is a lot of magic in the successful adwords campaign.

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Social media and small business: A legal guide - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Social media and small business: A legal guide - Minneapolis Star Tribune | All Business just Small | Scoop.it
Social media and small business: A legal guide
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Anyone who uses social media has heard stories of the pitfalls — you could be stalked, potential employers could snoop into your past, oversharing could lead to identity theft.
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This is written for MN legal system but there is good content for all to review and take heed of. 

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With the arrival of its first mobile app, IFTTT is ready for small business | PCWorld

With the arrival of its first mobile app, IFTTT is ready for small business | PCWorld | All Business just Small | Scoop.it
iPhone app lets users create recipes wherever inspiration strikes (With the arrival of its first mobile app, IFTTT is ready for small business http://t.co/dBVf4V39Vi #infosec)...
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I am loving #IFTTT recipes.  There are so many to test and so many that are useful.  My only problem is remembering those that are currently automated so I do not double dip.  Also, some of the great recipes are for programs that I do not use.  Sigh

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Keyword Research Tools: The Ultimate List for Small Business | Sprout Geek

Keyword Research Tools: The Ultimate List for Small Business | Sprout Geek | All Business just Small | Scoop.it
Looking for keyword research tools to help with a search engine marketing campaign? Read this guide to find out which tools best suit your small business.
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Awesome list

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The Top 10 Pieces of Technology every Small Business should Have

The Top 10 Pieces of Technology every Small Business should Have | All Business just Small | Scoop.it
Let’s be realistic: Times when we sat in a comfy little office, writing in a notepad (paper of course) and drinking coffee whilst reading the paper edition of our daily newspaper are gone.
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Most of these I use already and there are some that I know I could not work without.  I would add a couple and delete a couple but it depends on your business.  What are your favorites?

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Impact of Mobile Credit Card Processing on Small Business | Small business news; tips; networking | BizSugar

Impact of Mobile Credit Card Processing on Small Business | Small business news; tips; networking | BizSugar | All Business just Small | Scoop.it
Credit card processing is undergoing major shift with the introduction of mobile phone based payments. Every small business owner needs to learn what this technology about and how to take advantage of it.
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Starbucks uses Square and even has my picture show up on their mobile devices but there are over 100 eWallets and mobile payment technology services to choose from. 

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Delayed employer mandate the latest change for increasingly volatile health-care law

Delayed employer mandate the latest change for increasingly volatile health-care law | All Business just Small | Scoop.it
The latest delay comes on the heels of setbacks for law’s new small business insurance marketplaces. (Delayed employer mandate the latest change for increasingly volatile health ... - Washington Post: ABC NewsDel...
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Well isn't this just peachy?  There is SO much to learn and to put in place with this massive health care system I am surprised it is just delayed for a year.  Many small businesses have spent a lot of time and energy figuring it out, budgeting and planning and now they are going to postpone it.  Why?  

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TEAM - Meet Your Community-Building Team

TEAM - Meet Your Community-Building Team | All Business just Small | Scoop.it
When you build a community around your company, you're building your brand and your business. In order to make that happen, you've got to have the right team in place. It's time to think differently about roles.
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A good view of what it takes to build a community.  This is from the perspective of a business but it is equalliy important with a non profit.  The question is how do get competitent volunteers to coordinate all that is required.

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How Small Business Are Beginning to Own Mobile Moments - Huffington Post

How Small Business Are Beginning to Own Mobile Moments
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The ultimate desire of any brand is to figure out how to be a part of your day without advertising to you. Let me help you get through your day without you expecting it.

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Small Business Lessons from B2B Brands with Amazing Content Strategy | Business 2 Community

Small Business Lessons from B2B Brands with Amazing Content Strategy | Business 2 Community | All Business just Small | Scoop.it

Building a small business content marketing strategy is hard work, but it’s probably about to get much harder. Many subject matter experts believe that our current state of content overload is just the calm before the storm. As Doug Kessler of Velocity Partners spectates, “the rush to content marketing in every industry will make it harder and harder for your brand to rise above the noise.” If your entire strategy to date has relied on doing what you competitors already did, a few weeks later, it’s definitely time to pause and reset. To inspire you to a more original small business strategy that’s built to weather an era where literally every company blogs, Tweets, and pens eBooks, we’ve taken inspiration from some of the hardest-working companies on the block: B2B companiess with brilliant content.


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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, June 6, 2013 1:35 PM

Lots of great ideas and ways to do things brilliantly instead of copying everyone else.