Why Your Online Business Isn’t Making You Money

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There’s something thrilling about having a small business on the side of your day job; you get to pursue your passion, develop skills that help you in your main job, and you can make a little extra money in your own time. However, when your online business doesn’t generate as much income as you hoped it would, something clearly isn’t going well. You might not become an overnight millionaire, but it’s not difficult to make a decent living from an online business if you go about it the right way. Here are just a few reasons why your online business isn’t making any money, and how you need to correct it. No one can find your website Making an eye-catching, engaging website is not easy. Whether you build it yourself…
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Finding a Reliable Web Services Provider Is Your First Order of Business

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Launching a business is the beginning of a great adventure. As with any epic tale, there are plenty of peaks and valleys along the way. You can make things a great deal easier on yourself by doing everything in your power to smooth out the way in front of you. One excellent way to do this is to make sure that your business receives the maximum amount of publicity in the shortest amount of time after you launch it. To achieve this goal, you need to set up an official company website. This site will be your hub on the web from which you will advertise all of your goods and services. Launching a business is the beginning of a great adventure. As with any epic tale, there are plenty of…
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Everything You Need To Know About Creating Demand For Your Product

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So you have the best product that you have ever developed, you are sure it's going to be a great hit, but as yet no one knows anything about it, let alone wants to order it. So how do you go from the production floor to making sales? The answer is creating demand for your product, read on to find out how. Waitlist One way to create demand for your product is to get the word out well before you are ready to launch it. You can do this by leaking prototypes onto the web, or you can cover the design and production process officially through company channels. Such as your website or social media pages. Allowing customers a taste of what they can get in the future is a…
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Why It’s Never Been Easier To Start A Business

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One of the biggest reasons why people fail to act on their great business ideas is they think that it’s simply too challenging. While it’s true that any kind of business model requires an initial investment, a well-thought out plan, and some degree of marketing to take wing, many people think of these things as much more daunting than they actually are. It’s easier than ever to start a business these days. Here’s how… It’s Easier to Get Started It doesn’t matter if you’re planning to open a local boutique with an online branch, or a completely digital venture, modern resources have meant that any company can build itself up easily, and then iterate easily. With the rapid pace of business in the early stages, you’ll need the flexibility that…
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Getting Your Business Rebranding Right the First Time

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With more and more businesses popping up every week since the world recovered from the financial meltdown of 2007, your business may well have felt the heat a little bit. Yes, a bit of healthy competition is great for business, but not competition is getting tougher and tougher and started to push you further down the pecking order. It is one of the major reasons why a healthy chunk of business' attempt to rebrand themselves. If this is something you are considering, and there is absolutely no reason why you shouldn’t, then we have come up with some tips and bits of advice to help you get it right first time. Understand Where You Are You can’t improve or rebrand without knowing your current strengths and weaknesses. You need to…
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Creating A Buzz With Your Next Business Pitch

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It’s always a challenge for entrepreneurs to speak in front of potential clients. After all, nerves can easily get the better off you when you start talking. And as the potential client hears many pitches every week, it’s easy for them to zone out when you are talking. So you need to make sure you wow them with the time you have to speak about your business. That way, they will remember your company and work might be on its way to you. Therefore, here are some ways to create a buzz with your next business pitch. Work on the presentation of the pitch If you just stand there and talk about your business for 20 minutes, it can leave the potential client zoning out. After all, it’s easy for…
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2017’s Tech Trends That Could Change The Face Of Your Business

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Technology is constantly changing and improving our lives. Now that we are halfway through 2017, we’re at a good point to step back and take a closer look at this year’s breakout tech trends and see how they are changing the face of businesses. Here are some of the top trends that are very much apparent in 2017. You never know, one of these could become crucial to your business over the next few months. The Internet Of Things The Internet of Things has been on most tech experts’ lips for the past few years now. But what is it exactly? It’s the theory that every device and item can be connected to the Internet, and then all of these online devices can be linked together. So, for example, homeowners…
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Budget-Friendly Ways To Promote Your Website

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Making money from a website is not a myth, but it does take a lot of work to get to the point where you can fully support yourself from your online business. Whether you make your money from selling products on your website, through affiliate marketing, or through pay-per-click advertising, you’re not going to have a lot of success if no one knows where your website can be found. The only way to make a living out of owning a website is to constantly promote your work and engage with your target audience. Here are a few ways you can promote your website on a budget. Advertise on search engines The first thing people do when they want to find certain services or information online is to type keywords into…
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Your Team Are Your Responsibility, Not Your Property

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When it comes time for the business to grow, it’s likely you’re going to be bringing in some help to deal with the extra tasks the business is taking on. However, some employers tend to forget that the employer-employee relationship is about a lot more than paying money to get someone to do work for you. It’s about meeting your responsibilities to not only make sure you’re a legally compliant employer but to ensure that you’ve got a team that can really give you their best. Know their rights The most important responsibilities are, naturally, the legally binding ones. This includes a focus on their wellbeing and safety within the workplace. But tripping up in one area, in particular, is going to see you dealing with a lot of headaches.…
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Your Company Will Crash Without This Tech

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As a business owner in 2017, you’re going to find yourself relying on tech a lot. It’s difficult to escape this possibility because businesses run on tech these days. Almost every aspect of a company is based around tech. So, let’s look at some of the hardware and software you will need to rely on when running your company. Cloud Servers Very few companies these days can survive without cloud servers. With a cloud server, it’s possible to connect with businesses, clients and employees from all over the world. In the age of globalization, this has become incredibly important. It’s likely that you’ll have people working for you that aren’t even in the same country. Similarly, you might have international clients. And, you’ll definitely need a way to connect with…
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