Maybe you’re a young boy/girl who wants to start getting dirty in the entrepreneurial side of the business world. Maybe you’re a college graduate who intends to launch a business instead of looking for a job. Maybe you’re a cooperate mouse who’s tired of the 9-5 life and is eager to escape the Rat Race. Or maybe you just want to start a side business to be able to afford some more weekend beers. In any case, there are so many ways you can turn your interests and skills into real cash online, working from the comfort of your home. The internet has created a lot of endless opportunities for anyone who’s ready to make use of them. To some people, making money from the internet usually sounds like a complicated nightmare. Well, I’ll be honest with you: Starting an online based business/store of any kind is hard work. But luckily enough, a countless number of people from different parts of the world have already done it, and chances are… …You … [Read more...] about 13 Easy Online Business Ideas With Minimal Or No Investment Needed
If you don’t have a website for your small businesses, you are losing a lot of money each and every month on the table. Your competition might be already making a lot more money than you just by having a website for their small businesses. You need to understand the importance and growth of online to boost your sales for your small businesses. Do you have a website for your business? If the answer is no, or you think you don’t need one, or your business is not large enough, it is time to think out of the box. Having a website these days for your business is a must have. Many small and medium scaled businesses invest a lot of time and money to have the perfect website. And all that is done for a reason. So, does having a website really help in promoting your business? The answer is quite simple, yes it does! Through the advancement in information technology, now you can advertise your business throughout the world by being virtually present everywhere. Why small businesses … [Read more...] about 4 Benefits of Having A Website for Small Businesses
Twitter was created back in July 2006 and since then it has come a long way. Though not very popular during the time of its conception, it was picked up radically by a wide variety of audience as a popular communication and social media mode later on, mainly because of it being short and precise. The Graph below will give you an idea about how fast Twitter became an important part of social media. To everyone’s surprise, it faired better than even Facebook in reaching the first 10 million user mark. According to Top, Charts Twitter has more than 200 million registered users, on an average there are 155 million tweets every day, and there are approximately 460,000 people who join Twitter daily. Graph by Leon Haland Data by Paul Allen Now when I look at these figures I think how can someone like me and you cash in on this kind of traffic source or how can we use it to our advantage. Answer is simple, 3 words “Effective Twitter Marketing”. Different … [Read more...] about How to Use Twitter as an Effective Marketing tool
You would have heard the buzz around the internet that many entrepreneurs have joined Twitter, but few are not sure how to use Twitter and how to promote their business in order to obtain best results by Twitter.Here are six tips to help you get more customers or clients through Twitter: How to get more Business using Twitter? 1. Understand market By Using Twitter, the business people can easily find your audience or the Target Market. One of the biggest advantages that Twitter allows business owners is that the opportunity to communicate or connect with the people on which they are targeting and they can see that what the target market or the people are often discussing about. One of the challenges facing by the business owners is that they are not able to know what the target market needs. On Twitter you can listen to your target market, see what are the types of the issues the target market is facing and know what kind of help you can provide to your target market for the issues … [Read more...] about How to Promote Your Business via Twitter Effectively
You can no longer solely depend on blog posts to promote and grow your online business. It’s essential to add a visual flavor to your marketing strategies. It’s where the SlideShare comes in. SlideShare is one of the best content marketing tools to promote and grow your business online. It lets users to upload slides to reach new medium of users. If you want to grow your blog or business in 2017 SlideShare gives you the ultimate edge. In this article we will discuss about the benefits and strategies to grow your business and blogs using SlideShare. Why use SlideShare to grow your business? In short, SlideShare is the biggest community for sharing presentations. It gives you wider reach to your small businesses or blogs. You can grow your network by reaching new people with your content (slides). You can generate business leads using Leadshares option. SlideShare has over 150 million monthly pageviews, with that you can reach more audiences in your network. SlideShare is … [Read more...] about How to Use Slideshare to Grow Your Blog or Business
When I was a brand new freelance writer, I started marketing my services on Twitter because my mom recommended the platform (seriously — she’s super cool). She works in author promotions and got me started with some of her own tips and tricks. Now, I’ve slowly adapted them into my own strategy of getting freelance writing clients on Twitter. Opens in a new tab: How To Start Your Freelance Writing Career – A Real-Life Case Study And to this day: No other social media platform has found me as many clients as Twitter. Here’s how I do it… My complete strategy to get freelance writing clients using Twitter Step 1: I follow my niche. Every day, I spend some time following people and businesses related to my writing niche (digital marketing). I can search for those niche-related keywords on Twitter and then click over to “Accounts”. I started out with ManageFlitter because the basic version was free. Once I connect my Twitter account, I … [Read more...] about [Case Study] How I Get Clients For My Freelance Writing Business Using Twitter
This post is contributed by Sumit Ghosh .Read our submission guidelines. A founder’s journey includes daydreams of their company becoming colossal. When setting up your startup you may be quite nervous, but once you set your feet on the new field, you’ll eventually start enjoying it. With hardline growth on the boundary, the time will come to make the move from the start-up phase to an established brand. But, you need to ensure that your marketing keeps up properly. All the big & successful companies make use of the Facebook as their marketing campaign to escalate their marketing efforts but, always 7 out of 10 are not able to generate their expected revenue. In fact, marketing without a clear marketing strategy is like sailing a boat without oar: you’re not going to end up where you want to. World’s biggest social media network – Facebook, with over 1.65 billion MAUs (monthly active Facebook users) which is a 15% rise year over year. It means if you … [Read more...] about How to Use Facebook Ads as Part of Inbound Marketing Strategy?
Are you looking for a way to generate more sales for your business? Do you also struggle with lead generation? If your answer is yes, then you should try content marketing. Content marketing is the all-in-one solution for your all problems. 86% of B2B marketers use content marketing to generate more qualified leads. 76% of marketers are planning to invest more money in content marketing. Let’s see why small businesses or startups should use content marketing. Content Marketing Generate more Traffic to website The beauty of content marketing is generating massive inbound traffic to your website. Consistently providing quality content brings more traffic to a website. You need to find your audience’s problem and solve it with your content. Curata found in their study that 55% of marketers are getting more than 5% website traffic from blogs. The more content you generate, the more traffic your site will get. There are some points you should consider when to write a blog … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons Using is Good for Business
So you have decided to take the leap and start your own business. What is your plan to execute your business idea? Few days back, I had shared some of the basics for starting your own basics. I continue taking you to the basics, because the new ways have also evolved from these. I mentioned documentation is like your oxygen mask. Whenever you feel out of breath, meaning defocussed, refer to your business plan. Here we will discuss how to write a business plan for a new business. Like always, feel free to suggest or add anything relevant. A business plan essentially means a plan of action to implement certain processes to reach a certain goal, financial or volumetric. You define everything about the business in the business plan. Products, services, sale, revenue, cost of sale, marketing, financial etc. Yes, each and everything should be documented. Office setup, operational setup, marketing plan, things you will need to run and grow your business. How do I write a simple business plan? … [Read more...] about How to Write a Business Plan for a New Business?
I have seen many Startup’s like bloggers, tech companies often use public domain email addresses, such as one offered for free by Gmail/Yahoo mail; even though when they already own a domain name. If you are a domain owner, it’ a good idea to use domain specific Email address like [email protected], [email protected], as it not only shows professionalism; it also makes your email more serious and authentic. There are many web-services that you can use to create a domain-based email address, and one of the best options is by using Google Apps for Work. Google Apps for work cost $5/user/month, and it integrates with all Google services. In this guide, I will show you how to create Email ID for your domain using Google Apps. (Some of the screenshots might not be same; as Google keep changing the screenshot but the process will be same and is very easy to follow for you). Today in this article I am going to help them create their own mail id for their domain free with google … [Read more...] about How to Create Email ID for Your Domain using Google Apps