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Business Owner’s Guide to Hashtags

September 26, 2016

One of my biggest struggles in writing social media posts is selecting hashtags. How many should I use? How many is too many? Which ones will be most effective? Which ones are best for my business?

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Podcast of the Month: August 2016

August 18, 2016

Believe it or not, it’s mid-August already! And that means it’s time for another podcast of the month. Each month we look for and listen to podcasts that provide useful tips and some laughs to the young entrepreneur. Last month’s post focused on Marketing White papers, while this month’s featured podcast tells more of the journey of starting a business and getting it off the ground.

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Setting Up a Professional Email Address

August 9, 2016

This blog post is for all the business owners that currently still use a Gmail, Hotmail, Sympatico, or some other standard email client to manage their business email. If you have one of these, please make sure to read the rest of this post and follow these steps to setup a professional email address.

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Setup Google Analytics: Step By Step

July 19, 2016

Google Analytics is a free tool that tracks your users, where they come from and what they do on your site. It’s a must for any small business.

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Podcast of The Month: July 2016

July 6, 2016

Every month I will share with you the marketing, business, or technology podcast that I am listening to and enjoying the most. I aim to make this an ongoing series. Hopefully you’ll follow (and listen) along with me.

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Facebook News Feed Changes: What You Need to Know

July 6, 2016

Last week, Facebook announced changes to the way it serves up your News Feed. In an effort to bring users more relevant content, News Feeds will now more favourably show content from friends and family.

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