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5 Best Business Apps for the Growth of Your Business

Guest Post by Alina Jones

As businesses continue to grow so does technology and they are becoming increasingly co-dependent. Most user friendly applications are designed for entertainment but it was only a matter of time before apps were developed for business to help entrepreneurs organize their inventory and monitor their business to ensure that it is running smoothly. Continue Reading…

How Do You Get Your Readers to Trust You?

Guest Post by Nettie Gray
Increasing visitor traffic is not enough.

A person can drop by your site and leave the next second. You can achieve a thousand views, but receive zero comment. Visitors can reach up until the end of your post, and still, not proceed to buying. Continue Reading…

Kickstarter’s Bad Apples: A Tale of Caution to Business Owners

Guest Post by Derek Whitney

Kickstarter has raised over $679 million for creative projects to date as the world’s largest crowdfunding site. It has been a part of launching hundreds of new products, has funded television series, movies, and environmental projects. Unfortunately, some kickstarted projects have gone wrong due to poor planning or outright malice. Business owners looking to launch a product should pay attention to these three campaigns that went bad. Continue Reading…

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3 Common Regrets of Successful Entrepreneurs

Guest Post by Melissa Rudy

Steve Jobs was fired from his own company. When speaking about success in business, this fact is often thrown around. What this example fails to explain, however, is how Jobs rose to success, and the drawbacks that came with it. Even after achieving their goals, many entrepreneurs look back on their early careers and recognize mistakes that could have been easily avoided. Continue Reading…

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Making a Video for your Crowdfunding Project

Guest Post by Derek Whitney

With the large number of crowdfunding projects all over the Internet, it is essential that you grab the attention of visitors by adding a video to the project. No matter what type of project you’re trying to raise funds for, it needs a video to maximize the chances of reaching the goal. Simply creating a video is not the answer either. Avoid making these five common mistakes that can turn your project into a failure. Continue Reading…

A Hidden Danger of Startups: The Chargeback

Guest Post by Ted Lamphere

Startups are risky. However, they are a gamble many are destine to take. Before diving in, most wanna-be business people take the time to research the process, the industry they are joining, and many other specific details. There are numerous resources – like this blog! – that help people anticipate the future of their startup by instilling a be-prepared-for-anything mentality. Continue Reading…


What to Do When You Just Don’t Have Enough Money to Hire a Good SEO Firm

Guest Post by Will Schneider

If you’re like many small online business owners out there, then you most likely run into one of the most significant challenges with growing your business – not having enough time and money to take advantage of the opportunities at hand. There are only a limited amount of hours in the day and, if you’re like most of us out there, then you probably don’t have millions of dollars in venture capital funding at your disposal. Continue Reading…