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Make Social Networking Work: 7 Tips

by Christopher Elliott reprinted with permission from the Microsoft Small Business Center Social networking sites like Facebook, MySpace and Twitter connect millions of like-minded people every day through the Web. But did you know they also can help your small business connect with customers? “Social networking can help promote a small business in two ways,” […]

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The Business Value of Social Media Marketing

If you could connect to the world’s business professionals, in the time it takes to check your email, wouldn’t you? Welcome to the world of online networking, where valuable business connections are made every day on social and professional networking sites like Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. Social and professional networking simply refers to the interaction […]

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Email Security a Growing Business Need

Unfortunately, as email has grown to near ubiquitous status, so have the number of threats and risks to businesses that use this tool. Today’s Internet-powered businesses need to continually address spam and viruses, which plague email worldwide; as the volume of spam escalates and spammers continue to become more technologically savvy, keeping spam out of […]

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Get E-mail Addresses

If you’re like most small-business owners, you need a generous supply of potential customers’ names and e-mail addresses to effectively market your offerings online. The good news is you don’t have to deceive or spam people into getting them. The bad news is that too many others have already taken that route, giving online marketing […]

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