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7 Hot Reasons You Must Blog For Your Micro Business

16 July 2012 by Dina Behrman

According to Wikipedia, a blog (a portmanteau of the term web log) is a: ‘Discussion or information site published on the World Wide Web, consisting of discrete entries (‘posts’) typically displayed in reverse chronological order so the most recent post appears first.’ Blogs first took off in 1999, when several companies developed easy blogging software and tools. Today there are over 100 ... Read More

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Content Marketing

Build Relationships First And The Sales Will Come…

Have you noticed that the winner of reality TV shows like X Factor and Britain’s Got Talent is often the most likeable? And this works in business ... Read More

Finance

Things To Remember When Paying Tax As A Sole Trader

As a sole trader, your tax affairs are a lot simpler than if you were running your business through a limited company - but you still need to make ... Read More

PR & Social Media

How To Sell Through Social Media

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Sales & Marketing

The Importance of a Strong Brand

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Skills

How To Bin Your Low Value Customers And Replace With High Value Ones

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Web, Tech & SEO

Capsule CRM

Which Is The Right CRM system for Your Micro Business?

There are literally hundreds of CRM systems available these days, many of them aimed at the small business. Some are very bespoke to specific ... Read More