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Small business is the largest layer of all modern business. This means that the competition here makes the business owners search new ways of shooting ahead. Without a doubt, your website is your main tool in running you business. With these small business WordPress themes you will be able to build a professional website that will make you noticeable.
If you have a small business, chances are that you need to add a map in your website, to make easier for your customers to locate you. In this post, I’m going to introduce you an easy solution: GoogleMapsWidget. It’s what you need to build the perfect map with a thumbnail and lightbox in minutes! No nonsense. Just install it and get it done.
The success of any business is its customers. They are the cogs in the machine that give you a revenue, that supply ith a profit margin, that pay your employees wages and your company’s overheads. It doesn’t matter whether you sell wooden toys or a consultancy service; the customer is the pivotal part of everything you do.
In today’s competitive business landscape, you must give yourself all the tools necessary to meet your customer’s needs as well as your financial goals. This means having a clear picture of your business model, revenue streams, projections, and a hundred other data points. Planning and data presentation tools like SlideModel can help you to not only plan your business, but kee ...
In what was arguably David Foster Wallace’s most famous speech, he told a story of two young fish who encounter an older fish as they’re swimming along one day. The older fish asks them how the water is. Puzzled, one of the younger fish asks the other what water is. The takeaway? “The immediate point of the fish story is that the most obvious, ubiquitous, important realities ...
Numbers don’t lie: worldwide, there are over 1.86 billion monthly active Facebook users, with 1.18 billion daily active users – from managers, to students, to small businesses. What does this mean for you? In case you have any doubts, Facebook is too big to ignore. However, simply posting an update on a fan page is not enough.
The headlines might carry news of cyberattacks against large companies, such as Target and Home Depot, but the greater reality is that small businesses are as likely, if not more likely to experience a cyberattack. By one estimate, the number of cyberattacks experienced by small- to mid-size businesses (SMBs) increased by more than 40 percent from 2015 to 2016.
Simply put, profit is the amount of money you make on a sale after you subtract the cost of acquiring or producing the product. For example, let’s say you sell an item for $200 and it cost you $180 to get it. Your profit is $20. In this case, you’ll have a 10 percent margin on that sale. You sold it for $200, you made $20; 10 percent of 200 is 20.
It’s said you have a few seconds to make a good first impression on someone before they leave your website, they walk away from your exhibition stand or they throw away the flyer with your advertisement. For your business, the right graphic design can make an effective impact on your audience. It can make the difference between winning or losing over your competition.
Retirement and Making Money After Work April 21, 2017 By Erik Emanuelli Leave a Comment I recently retired and was trying to find ways of keeping myself busy without annoying the wife! Usually I spend most of my day outside with the cars – I’ve always been a bit of an enthusiast; going to races and rallies and I have had my share of vintage motors.
You sit down to make a call to someone in another country – perhaps a member of a team in a different sales department in your company’s headquarters in another region – and you wonder whether you two really have to sacrifice bandwidth and connectivity for video. Why not just make a simple call, and communicate over high-definition audio without the use of imagery? It might ev ...
Choosing from Free and Premium website templates can be a challenging and demanding task for those who want to create a website. The amount of webpage templates that are available nowadays can be bewildering and confusing, so you can spend much time searching for your ideal template. To help you make your choice, let us consider the possibilities that you have.
Time Is Not to Be Wasted in Business April 10, 2017 By Erik Emanuelli Leave a Comment In the world of business there are few golden rules to adhere to: you must stay ahead of the market, the customer is always right and time cannot be wasted. The latter, as you’ve probably already guessed, is the topic up for discussion here — so let’s not waste any time and get straight i ...
We could always do with a little more money, couldn’t we? A constant flurry of rising costs means we are all tightening our purse strings that little bit more with every passing year, and with the tightening comes more worry. Ever since the crash in 2008, the impact has been seen around the western world, and some of us are still feeling those repercussions.
The latest updates in the Google algorithm has meant that link building from high authority websites is now more important than ever. Gone are the days of automated link building and mass submissions to directories and article syndication websites. Google has upped the ante and I’m going to give you the tools to play high-stakes link building.
Everybody wants the chance to make more money, right? No matter how much or how little you have, the desire to make or get more is irresistible, and with the endless possibilities offered in the online world there’s absolutely no reason why you can’t make it happen, with the right approach and solid ground work.
Launching a website nowadays is not that big deal. Previously it was a prerogative of coding gurus and web designers only. However, the introduction of ready-made templates enables anyone irrespective of the skills and experience to launch a fully-functional website. The choice of the templates in the market is really enormous.
Recently I’ve come across a revolutionary system to build websites. This new platform is named Firedrop.ai and it lets you design websites automatically thanks to an artificial intelligence. Are you curious? Let’s see how it works. Building Websites with Firedrop.ai Creating a new site with Firedrop is like chatting to a real person, thanks to Sacha, the artificial intelli ...
Improve Your Business Building Today March 14, 2017 By Erik Emanuelli Leave a Comment When you are trying to build up a business from scratch, it often helps to have a few key things in order so that you can be more likely to build your business in a strong and positive way. The truth is, there are certain ingredients that all businesses need to have in order to be built i ...
Do you need an Under Construction Page or a Coming Soon Page or a Maintenance Mode Page while you’re working on your site? Then you landed the right place. In this post, I’m going to introduce you Under Construction, a free WordPress plugin that helps you exactly with that. How it Works If you are serious about blogging or building an online business, then you should know t ...