Other Offline Marketing Strategies to Boost Brand Awareness

Other Offline Marketing Strategies to Boost Brand Awareness

When I was young my sisters and I use to try to find the letters in the alphabet on the billboards that we passed.  The first one to finish was the champion of billboard alphabet world.  Ah those were some good times. Today when I pass a billboard I barely give it a second thought […]

Search Engine Optimization Tips for Bloggers—Mastering PageRank Review

Search Engine Optimization Tips for Bloggers—Mastering PageRank Review

The world of SEO and search engine optimization tips are big business.  More and more webpages are popping up daily, so keeping your page current and fresh is paramount to good business.  You can hire a company to do the work for you at an expense, but small business owners may have to do things […]

25 Offline Marketing Ideas for Small Business

25 Offline Marketing Ideas for Small Business

So much of what we have talked about and I have shared with you has been about online employment with some work in small business.  The one thing that we have neglected is the necessity of getting your name out and in front of as many people as possible. Sure, there are some great ways […]

Small Business Accounting Services:  Starting this Specialized Firm

Small Business Accounting Services: Starting this Specialized Firm

Small business accounting services means you are responsible for the monetary income for a business.  Normally, this means you are independently working on all aspects from accounts payable and receivable, payroll and taxation or are a part of a larger group that works on each element.  Regardless, it is a vital skill that businesses must […]

Basic Offline Marketing Items That No Business Owner Should Be Without

Basic Offline Marketing Items That No Business Owner Should Be Without

Never Leave Home Without These Basic Items You are off to a little league game with husband and son and during the game a new friend would like a business card.  To your horror you have forgotten them and any other business information.  As a business owner this should never happen.  So maybe it is […]

A Payment Platform to Consider is the Upstart Dwolla

A Payment Platform to Consider is the Upstart Dwolla

Anyone looking for a change from PayPal and want a payment platform to consider should take a good look at Dwolla.  This relatively young and fresh startup is based from Des Moines, Iowa, and its founder has high hopes for its success.     BACKGROUND Ben Milne was like many entrepreneurs.  College was not his thing, […]

5 Stages of Payment Processing:  Here is How it Works

5 Stages of Payment Processing: Here is How it Works

You go to a store or finish online shopping.  The clerk scans your card, or you put in the account information to complete your transaction.  A few seconds later, you will get a confirmation of the sale and commonly a tracking number for packages. What happens next is a mystery to many.  This article will […]

Best Online Payment System:  Amazon Takes the Lead

Best Online Payment System: Amazon Takes the Lead

Look around at some of the major sites on the Internet, and chances are you will find that many say they have the best online payment system available.  Certain giants like eBay, Google and now Amazon have turned away from traditional payment methods in favor of their own system.  eBay acquired PayPal, Google has the […]

What is a Payment Gateway?

What is a Payment Gateway?

The world of online shopping has changed the face of monetary transactions.  With this change was a new way to process the transaction.  This is the purpose of a payment gateway.  If you can imagine a huge e-commerce site like Amazon.com or eBay.com using a huge credit card terminal machine, you have a rough idea […]

Top Online Payment Provider: Google Wallet

Top Online Payment Provider: Google Wallet

Ask around about the top online payment provider to those who shop and sell online, and many will point to PayPal.  PayPal is now a subsidiary of eBay, the auction giant.  Google would not be outdone and created its own program that has more features than PayPal.  Thus was born Google Checkout. HISTORY Google began […]