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Supporting Local Businesses

Are You Supporting Local Businesses? In an increasingly homogenized world, locally owned businesses have an economic advantage and stand out with their distinctive service and character, according to the Institute for Local Self Reliance. Compared to national chains...

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Using Hashtags for Your Business

Are you using hashtags for your business?   We have all become familiar with hashtags in social media – that # symbol before a name or event. Hashtags are becoming popular in business as a way to market products and services in the cyber world. Consider using...

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How Businesses Can Use a Customer Avatar

Can your business use a customer avatar? A customer avatar is a fictional character used by businesses that represents the ideal customer. Also called a buyer’s persona, an avatar helps businesses understand their customers’ buying decisions. Such demographic...

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Online Holiday Shopping

Are you doing your holiday shopping online? Holiday shopping has dramatically changed over the past several years where purchasing gifts by the click of the mouse or the tap of a finger from the comfort of your living room chair has replaced the hustle and bustle of...

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Consistency in Your Business Listings

Is the information in your business listings and citations consistent? As more and more consumers search the Internet for products and services and the local businesses that provide them, the importance of having consistency in your business listings and citations has...

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