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  1. 9 Things You Must Update When Moving Your Business Location

    Are you thinking about moving your business to a new location? Wrong addresses send customers to incorrect locations - that can be a painful loss for the business to absorb. Moving your business from one place to another is about more than just...

  2. Local Search Insights: What Are Consumers in Your Local Area Searching For?

    Earlier this year, Search Engine Watch author Carrie Hill offered advice on marketing your small business site, including claiming your Google Local business listing and making sure Bing and Yahoo local listings are up to date.

  3. Integrated Marketing Checklist: Tying Together Your Promotion Across Platforms

    A few days later I found out about a business trip and decided I wanted to find a red pair of shoes. Running a promotion on LinkedIn can have good results for business-to-business (B2B) entities. Promoted Tweets are opportunities for you to have...

  4. So I Have this Web Site...

    I've heard from a lot of small business owners who think the Web site will market itself. Small business Web site owners should have Flash elements on their sites, such as footers or image slideshows, but building the whole site in Flash is a...

  5. My "Must Have" List of Directories

    Right now I do think a listing (not PPC ad) can help you with search engine results saturation. I'm a huge proponent of submitting yourself to directories that are directly related to your business.

  6. How SMBs Can Optimize their Social Networking Time, Part 2

    Here are some ideas for promoting your business in a forum without being "pushy. Suggestion is a powerful tool, and being very helpful without badmouthing your competitors or constantly expounding the virtues of your own business is an art form.

  7. How SMBs Can Optimize their Social Networking Time, Part 1

    Create a saved search using keywords related to your business, and then read through those updates once a day and offer suggestions and help to anyone who needs it. Consider using my favorite time-saving tool, TweetDeck, to minimize the noise and...