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10 Tips for Getting Your Business in the Media Being mentioned in the media can be golden for a small business. But positive PR rarely happens by itself. Most business owners who bask in the glow of this kind of free or “earned” marketing exposure get there because they’ve mastered the art of gaining coverage.  View
Cara’s Top 5 Trends for Business Cards Keeping up with trends is vital for your business card. You want the first impression of your company to be current and professional – not dated or behind-the-times. As a designer for Vistaprint, I spend a lot of my time researching the trends within all of the different industries and... View
Social Marketing: Enhancing Social Networks for Small- Business Marketing The world is engaging more and more in social media, and that includes your customers and, more importantly, your potential customers. You may be active on social media personally, but how can you engage in social media marketing to support your business goals and raise awareness about your brand... View
Podcast: Crowdfunding The SCORE Small Business Success Podcast features interviews with the best and brightest in the world of small business, covering topics such as business plans, financing, marketing, human resources, SEO, social media and more. In this podcast, SCORE mentors chat with Maryann O... View
5 Questions to Ask Yourself When Choosing a Design At Vistaprint we are constantly designing new business cards in new styles. We add up to 60 new cards to the site every couple of weeks. That means a lot of choice for our customers, but can be a bit overwhelming. It can be helpful to have an idea of what you want your card to look like... View
Podcast: SEO The SCORE Small Business Success Podcast features interviews with the best and brightest in the world of small business, covering topics such as business plans, financing, marketing, human resources, SEO, social media and more. In this podcast, SCORE mentors chat with Scott Gonnello... View
What Makes Great Web Content? I was recently asked in an interview what my idea of perfect Web content is. My answer: Something that evokes a reaction – whether it’s joy, surprise or anger. As an emotional person, I’m a sucker for anything that makes me happy or makes me cry (for good reasons). But evoking... View
Three Reasons to Redirect Your Domain Name Every day, small businesses like yours register multiple domain names to enhance the visibility of their brand and drive more traffic to their online presence, be it a website, e-commerce site or other platform. But in a Verisign poll of U.S. small businesses with an online presence, only 38... View
How to Create a Marketing Plan for Your Business Most small businesses do some kind of marketing or advertising. But not many have a detailed marketing plan for how they intend to go about it.  View
Ten Simple Steps to Finding Customers and Delivering the Goods Congratulations on your new venture! This booklet is intended to be a concise primer on how to enhance your identification of your target customer and deliver. The following pages feature practical information ranging from pre-marketing ideas and starting as a home-based entrepreneur to shipping... View